01May
By: Guest On: May 1, 2017 In: Legal Transcription, Legal Translation Comments: 0

A client recently asked LLS to perform a direct translation of an audio recording. While such a task is technically possible, it is not the best approach to ensure quality transcription or translation services, especially when in a legal setting.

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14Dec
By: Guest On: December 14, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 0

Recently, legal translation errors have led to high-profile commercial disputes in China. How can US businesses succeed in the Chinese market and work to avoid common pitfalls? Using inexperienced or unqualified translators increases the likelihood of significant errors. And legal translation errors can be costly.

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13Dec
By: Guest On: December 13, 2016 In: Immigration, News, Special Visas Comments: 0

The diversity visa lottery offers an exciting opportunity to immigrate to the US. The registration period for the 2015 Diversity Program has already opened, so it's time to get those applications in order. Read this to find out what you need to know about the 2014 diversity visa lottery....

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13Dec
By: Guest On: December 13, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 0

As it stands, Quebec law allows local courts to use either French or English in their proceedings, according to an article in the Vancouver Sun. Most Quebecois judges select French. However, official English translations (or even unofficial ones) are not required by law, and as a result are almost non-existent....

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13Dec
By: Guest On: December 13, 2016 In: Employment-Based, Immigration Comments: 0

Business owners seeking entrée to the US market should seriously consider the multi-faceted purposes offered by way of a professional Business Plan. Not only will it be a catalyst to the success of the visa application that is critical to developing full-scale US operations, but it will certainly be the...

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08Dec
By: Guest On: December 8, 2016 In: International Law Comments: 0

Since February, Bahrain has been swept up in the unrest spreading throughout the Arab world. Understanding the current unrest in Bahrain requires knowledge of the facts of Bahrain's history, which is marked by international and internal conflict.

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08Dec
By: Guest On: December 8, 2016 In: Family Law Comments: 0

The laws and requirements that apply to Prince William and Kate Middleton's upcoming nuptials got us thinking about other international wedding laws and traditions that exist. From Italy to India, we found some interesting, odd and inspiring marriage requirements and customs around the world.

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08Dec
By: Guest On: December 8, 2016 In: Immigration Issues Comments: 0

We're pleased to name Golden Gate University law student Sharon Brenner the winner of our immigration article contest! Brenner's analysis of the troubles facing refugee children in the US and ideas to assist this immigrant population earned her the $500 grand prize.

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08Dec
By: Guest On: December 8, 2016 In: Legal Resources Comments: 2

What do Barack Obama, Richard Nixon and Thomas Jefferson have in common? All studied and/or practiced law before they became US presidents. In honor of Presidents Day, we'll take a look at these three presidents and 22 others who progressed from reading law books to leading a country.

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07Dec
By: Guest On: December 7, 2016 In: Litigation Support Comments: 0

By testing the themes and evidence, participants in litigation discover valuable insights about the strengths, weaknesses and risks of a case. These insights can be used to make decisions about settlement, trial strategy and witness preparation.

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