Court Reporting is a tough job, particularly on our bodies. But with these self-care options, captioners and court reporters might just feel better at the end of a long day. Kim Neeson (she of the very long neck and torso!) shares her experience.
Displaying documents on shared screens can be easy, but here are some considerations to take into account prior to commencing your next eDiscovery.
Everyone in the legal industry is talking about using software and eDiscovery technology to bring the business of law into the 21st century - whether at discovery, at trial or mediation/arbitration. The Ontario Bar Association is lobbying hard for efiling to become a reality in courts across the province. The Superior Court has many of its judges speaking at conferences about getting rid of paper for exhibits at trial. I think we've all commented around the table how archaic clients must...
Captioning for the hearing loss community is delivered in many formats, including streaming via the internet (remote captioning), onsite captioning (at meetings, events, etc.) and broadcast captioning (television). But what about all those old movies, videos and visual recordings that happened way before captioning was even a thing?
Conducting a deposition in Toronto, or any other Canadian jurisdiction, requires a little planning in advance. Canadian protocol is not exactly the same as American, and it's important to choose a court reporting company that can provide the services you need.
With the help of technology, the world has never been closer. Need to examine a witness in Mumbai? No need to travel thousands of miles and expend thousands of dollars to do so, when you can simply connect via videoconferencing. Through our experience here at Neesons Court Reporting, below we share some simple guidelines and things to know when using videoconferencing.
Is Shorthand Reporting Really Needed Anymore? People are always fascinated by that little shorthand machine. They’ve seen it on TV and in movies. It looks kind of funky. People always want to know how it works, and once it is explained they almost invariably say, “Wouldn’t voice recognition be better?” or “Isn’t that system so old-fashioned?” Sometimes I’ve had witnesses and lawyers ask, “Is that voice recognition you’re doing there?” even though that little machine is in front of me and my...