Seminar – Plain Language in law and insurance, The Netherlands

voorburgStridonium, the international forum for professional linguists, is holding a one-day seminar on 27 November 2014 in Voorburg, The Netherlands entitled “The Importance of Plain Language“.

The programme includes:

  • The importance of plain language in law and insurance – the legal framework and case studies
  • Achieving clear and transparent language in legal documentation (vocabulary and grammar)
  • Achieving clear and transparent language in documentation (the impact of design and layout)
  • Hands-on practical editing session – lifting the fog of legalese

For further details, including how to register, see the Stridonium website here. You may also be interested in a Practical Terminology Management day on 29 October 2014.

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hand gesture body languageOn the subject of plain language, you might also like this great TEDx talk on the Portuguese perspective.

 

 

One thought on “Seminar – Plain Language in law and insurance, The Netherlands

  1. Too bad it’s not on a weekend, otherwise I could have attended.
    On another topic, I *will* definitely go to the Salon du livre juridique in Paris on October 11 – if you would like a report, just let me know 😉

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