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I need to file a witness list for court. However most of the

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I need to file a witness list for court. However most of the people that I need to call as witness I do not know their names or only know the first names. The work for the company that I am suing. Is there a motion or subpoena that I can file to make the plaintiff give me the names of the people that I need to call as witnesses? If so what is the name of that motion of subpoena?
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Thank you for your question. I look forward to working with you to provide you the information you are seeking.

I am afraid that this is the purpose of discovery which you should have been conducting since the beginning of the case. It is not a motion or a subpoena, you were supposed to serve them with Interrogatories, which are questions where you ask for the names and addresses of the witnesses in the case.

If they do not respond to your Interrogatories, then you would have to file a motion to compel answer to interrogatories in the court and the court would order them to provide the information in response to your interrogatories.



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How long do they have to answer Interrogatories before you can file a motion to compel?

Thank you for your response.

They have 30 days to respond to you and after that you can file the motion to compel.
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