Understanding how COVID-19 and today’s technology has impacted the legal system is essential. Without many new advancements, the litigation future would have been at a standstill and the due process of the law would have been indefinitely stalled.

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted court proceedings. Since courtrooms were almost completely shut down during the outbreak, judges and magistrates needed to find new ways to conduct business. The easiest method was to allow defendants to make their pleas over live-streaming services. The judge could interact with them, ask questions, and finally give their ruling without ever leaving their office or courtroom.

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Author's Bio: 

Colleen Jilio-Ryan is the Owner of Jilio-Ryan, a Tustin based premiere law consulting firm. The firm along with its certified court reporters is dedicated to providing the highest quality deposition and litigation services to attorneys, insurance companies, and corporations. With her sincere efforts, Colleen is committed to meeting the highest standards of the legal industry, and is an industry leader when it comes to on-time court reporting and deposition scheduling.