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House Rule Changes Suggest More Liberal Use of Deposition Authority in New Congress

With the 116th Congress now sworn in, the Democratic Majority in the House of Representatives is poised to begin aggressively exercising its oversight authority.  Indeed, House Democrats appear prepared to initiate a slew of investigations into the Administration of President Donald Trump.1  As we have previously noted, in-house counsel should be attuned to these developments, as the business community will almost certainly face renewed scrutiny from the new House majority. Read more