Designation of Deposition Testimony Law and Legal Definition

The parties to a case shall exchange designations of deposition testimony before trial. Deposition designations consist of page and line numbers of testimony that the party intends to introduce into evidence at trail. The designation of deposition summary helps both parties prepare for trial. Cross or counter designations can be made by one party in response to the designations made by the opposite party. A party may state objections to the admissibility of specific testimony and may request rulings on those objections before that testimony is presented to the jury.