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The party’s representative should consult with the witness and the other side. It would be unusual if a solution cannot be achieved by arranging for evidence to be given remotely. This is fairly standard practice. The technical, forensic and logistical disadvantages are manageable. The tribunal is likely to make directions that protect both sides’ interests but preserve the hearing date.
This is now a common problem. You should alert the tribunal and the other side as
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