The Germanic Society of Forensic Linguistics (GSFL), in cooperation with the University of Copenhagen and the University of Roskilde have announced the Fifth Roundtable in Forensic Linguistics and Forensic Phonetics, to be held in Copenhagen, Denmark from 24 to 27 August 2017.
Practical Law, from Thomson Reuters, makes available online The Corporate Governance and Directors’ Duties Global Guide which combines information on topical cross-border corporate governance issues, along with country-specific Q&A guides relating to the major jurisdictions around the world.
It apparently uses “actual quotes, word for word, from real court proceedings!’, and is illustrated with some great cartoons that I’m sure you’ll enjoy.
There are academics, commercial lexicographers, lawyers, translators, quality managers, computational linguists, specialists in health and finance… which only scratches the surface of these people’s expertise.
Just in case you’ve missed this…
Back in 2015 R. Sikoryak, a graphic artist, decided to illustrate the iTunes Terms & Conditions as a series of comic plates in the style of various classic characters. This has given rise to a 96-page graphic novel. 🙂