02Dec
By: Katherine On: December 2, 2016 In: Legal Interpreting Comments: 1

How important are medical interpreters? Imagine having a medical emergency and not being able to talk to or understand the doctor. What would you do? Health care organizations are realizing the value of having a competent medical interpreting staff, as they do not want to be liable for medical details...

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02Dec
By: Katherine On: December 2, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

When hundreds of millions of people tune into the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver tonight, it’s doubtful that anybody’s mind will be on legal issues. However, there are a number of legal concerns to consider when hosting an event like the Olympics. Here are just some...

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02Dec
By: Katherine On: December 2, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

The majority of green cards that people receive are family-based or employment-based. Despite how common it is, getting an employment-based green card is a long and complex process. This brief overview of the process should answer some of the most basic questions about employment-based green cards.

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02Dec
By: Katherine On: December 2, 2016 In: Legal Interpreting Comments: 2

It’s not uncommon to want to use a friend or family member as an interpreter in a professional setting. Friends and family members can be comforting if someone is in an unfamiliar or uncomfortable situation. However, having a friend or family member as an interpreter is rarely the best...

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02Dec
By: Katherine On: December 2, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 1

For over 100 years, immigrants classified as public charges have been inadmissible to the United States. Public charges rely on government assistance. But what exactly is the definition of a public charge, and could receiving any benefits hurt an immigrant’s chance of becoming a US citizen?

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02Dec
By: Tom On: December 2, 2016 In: International Service of Process Comments: 1

Service of process upon military personnel overseas is tortured by complications. Find out why.

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02Dec
By: Tom On: December 2, 2016 In: International Service of Process Comments: 0

Prior to the Apostille Convention, legalization of documents made international service of process an even more burdensome undertaking.

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30Nov
By: Gilbert On: November 30, 2016 In: Legal Interpreting, Legal Translation Comments: 0

The issue of unqualified court interpreters is one that has been making international headlines quite a bit within the past few years. Recently, a case in New York has again highlighted the need for skilled court interpreters -- especially in less common languages.

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30Nov
By: Autumn On: November 30, 2016 In: Legal News Comments: 0

Nigeria may have made the news due to the violent acts of Boko Haram, as well as the Ebola outbreaks occurring in the area. But the history of Nigeria is much richer than what you see on the news. These facts on Nigeria can help you get to know...

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30Nov
By: Autumn On: November 30, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 1

If all you know about Argentina is which sports teams it has, that's about to change. It's worth your time to get to know this country's history, so take a look at some of the most important facts about Argentina.

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