the Texas discovery rules in 1998,7 “[D] ... resoundingly disapprove of the use of boilerplate objections.10 to the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, 61 TEX. B.J ... If the are objections, the reasons should be stated in a timely objection. If not stated in time, court can waive the objection or excuse the delay if there is good cause. Some of the valid grounds for objecting to interrogatories are: Irrelevant questions or questions outside the scope of permissible discovery.
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