Poll results

Hello dear readers – here are the results of the poll I ran recently on the new mobile-friendly design for the blog.

The proportion of those in favour is 84%. I guess we therefore will keep it for the moment. However, as I am always seeking perfection, and as soon as financially possible (as you know, this is a not-for-profit venture!), I will commission a designer to do something even better.

So do keep following, with patience please for those who are not keen on the new look. :-)



Conference proceedings – Professionalization vs. Deprofessionalization

An important conference was held in Opatija, Croatia in March this year, entitled “Professionalization vs. Deprofessionalization: Building Standards for Legal Translators and Interpreters“, and  I have just been made aware that the presentations are now available from the European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association (EULITA) website.

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La Santé prison, Paris, France

Criminocorpus is an online scholarly publication on the subject of criminal justice history.

It provides researchers and the general public with free access to a wide range of primary sources, together with analysis of key subjects by leading specialists in the field. There are also a growing number of online multimedia exhibitions.

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Short course – Legal & business English for lawyers & related professions

worcester1The V edition of a summer program organized by the European Center for Continuing Legal Education (ECCLE) is to be held from 31 August to 5 September 2015 at Worcester College, Oxford University, in the United Kingdom.

This year’s course is entitled “Legal & Business Practice”, as is aimed at European lawyers, accountants, members of the judiciary, university lecturers and graduates in law & economics.

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