Civil Procedure Keyed to Babcock
International Business Machines Corp. v. Edelstein
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The district court required the International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) to have opposing counsel or a stenographer present when interviewing adverse witnesses. IBM filed a petition for writ of mandamus after having difficulty interviewing two witnesses under the circumstances set by the district court.
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