Deposition “babe”

February 16, 2012

  • 307A Pretrial Procedure
  • 307AII Depositions and Discovery
  • 307AII(C) Discovery Depositions
  • 307AII(C)2 Proceedings
  • 307Ak131 Protective Orders Before Examination
  • 307Ak134 k. Payment of Expenses.

307A Pretrial ProcedureDefense counsel’s reference to plaintiff’s counsel as “babe” during deposition in tort action constituted gender bias warranting protective order and award of attorney fees as discovery sanction.
Mullaney v. Aude, 730 A.2d 759 (Md. Ct. Spec. App. 1999)
Suggested by Krys Burgess, Attorney; San Francisco, CA