Discovery is a broad term for the investigation into a personal injury lawsuit, product liability lawsuit, or wrongful death lawsuit prior to trial. During the period of discovery, the plaintiff’s and the defendant’s attorneys will collect pertinent facts and information necessary for building their case. Discovery may be written in the form of interrogatories/questioning or requests for production. Oral discovery includes depositions.« Back to Glossary Index
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