06Dec
By: Katherine On: December 6, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 3

A birth certificate does more than simply give the details of your birth -- it is often used as a legal record to prove identity and obtain other documents such as a driver's license and passport. But when would you need to translate your birth certificate? For starters, consider a...

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06Dec
By: Katherine On: December 6, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 0

While the tourism industry is beginning to grow in Libya, it is still not the easiest country to travel to. There are several requirements that have to be met before entering the country, including showing a range of documents and proving you have sufficient funds. Most importantly, anyone who wants...

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06Dec
By: Katherine On: December 6, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 1

Passport translation can help to take the stress out of traveling. Whether it’s to visit, study or work abroad, many people need a passport — the international travel document that admits you into a foreign country. But under what circumstances would someone need a passport translation?

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06Dec
By: Katherine On: December 6, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 1

Have you obtained a patent? You should consider patent translation. A patent translation can be filed with an international patent office in order to receive new patent rights in a different country. Patent translations are also helpful for simply gleaning information from a particular patent.

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06Dec
By: Katherine On: December 6, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 1

The new US health care bill specifically requires translation and interpreting services to be available to anyone who needs them. The government will be looking to make sure these health care translations are indeed available — and accurate. Poor health care translations, such as those done by a computer program,...

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05Dec
By: Katherine On: December 5, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 0

Planning a business trip or vacation abroad? Are you going to be driving or accompanying someone who will be driving? It might be a good idea to get a a driver's license translation. While many countries do not recognize US driver's licenses alone, having a driver's license translation can benefit...

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05Dec
By: Katherine On: December 5, 2016 In: Legal Translation Comments: 1

Certified translations are often required in legal settings. But what makes translations certified? When do you need certified translations?

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

Legal translations require a higher level of accuracy than any other kinds of translation. This is because legal translations must serve as official documents for any kind of legal papers, including court evidence, birth certificates, contracts and scholarly writings. Legal translations are best produced by human translators.

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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: Kaytie On: November 30, 2016 In: Legal News, Legal Translation Comments: 0

If you’re voting in Alaska for this year’s November elections, be prepared to see translations in Yup’ik and Gwich‘in.

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