Whether you're a lawyer, judge, juror, witness, accused, plaintiff, defendant or witness with a hearing loss, the legal system can be fully accessible when a properly trained, highly skilled realtime captioner provides voice-to-text translation of the spoken word. AdvocateDaily explores the issue.
Now that the court reporter has been replaced by a monitor taking basic notes in the courtroom, counsel must be even more vigilant about the record if they want to ensure a good appeal transcript or one that can be used in cross-examination.
It’s hard to believe that three months have now passed and the evidence completed in the Nortel Networks bankruptcy hearings– both the cross-border and the Canadian claims – has come to an end. In this technology-laden trial – a first for almost everyone involved – the verdict is in and ready for dissection.
SayItForward is focussed on providing access to court reporting, videoconferencing, legal videography and meeting room services to those who are financially struggling to pay for these services on their own.
Neesons brought realtime court reporting, where the spoken word is instantly translated into written text, to the forefront of court reporting upon its inception. As technology has expanded, so has Neesons’ offerings in this unique area. While many firms say they “do” realtime, this speciality is not only about the technology, but about the people who perform the service.Neesons is proud to be the gold standard in Canada for the delivery of realtime court reporting.Our reporters write at over...