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Mass tort litigator Mikal Watts of San Antonio had four depositions scheduled in a case, but the COVID-19 pandemic was threatening to derail them.

“One lawyer said, ‘I’m quashing the deposition … Because I don’t want to die,’” recalled Watts, partner in Watts Guerra.

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Angela Morris

Angela Morris is ALM Media's Texas litigation reporter. She covers lawsuits in all levels of Texas state and federal courts. Based in Austin, Morris earned journalism and government degrees from the University of Texas at Austin in 2006, and since then, has worked primarily as a reporter and writer, but also has skills in videography, photography and podcasts. Follow her on Twitter at @AMorrisReports.

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