The Legal Interpreting Committee of AIIC (Association internationale des interprètes de conférence / International Association of Conference Interpreters) is organizing a symposium on legal issues in San Francisco from 5 to 8 June 2018. At the same time, AIIC USA will stage an exhibition on the Nuremberg trials.
The Directorate-General Justice and Consumers of the European Commission has launched a public consultation entitled “Training of justice professionals on EU law – From evaluation to the new 2019-2025 strategy“.
The Commission states:
“This consultation is open to all citizens and stakeholders interested in the future European judicial training strategy. […] The justice professionals are the practitioners involved in the justice system such as judges, prosecutors, court staff, bailiffs or enforcement officers, lawyers, notaries, mediators, legal interpreters and translators, court experts, prison management and staff, probation officers.
The European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association (EULITA) is organising its annual conference, in cooperation with the Bulgarian Association of Interpreters & Translators (AIT), entitled “Status and Recognition of Legal Interpreters and Translators Today“, from 16 to 17 March 2018.
The FIT Task Force for Legal Translation and Interpreting (LTI) in cooperation with ATICOM – Fachverband der Berufsübersetzer und Berufsdolmetscher e.V. under the auspices of the International Federation of Translators (FIT) is organising the 13th International Legal Forum FIT-ILF 2018 entitled “Legal Translation and Interpreting in a Changing World: Technology – Outsourcing – Shifts” from 6-8 September 2018 in Bonn, Germany.
To round off this week of books, I would like to make you aware of Videoconference and Remote Interpreting in Criminal Proceedings, edited by Sabine Braun & Judith L. Taylor and published by Intersentia.
A new book on legal interpreting entitled L’interprete giuridico has recently been published in Italian by Carocci Editore.
Translators, interpreters, academics, researchers, and students are invited
to attend the Forum, organised by the International Federation of Translators
(FIT) Committee for Legal Translation and Interpretation
in cooperation with the Colegio de Traductores del Perú (CTP) ; and with the support of Universidad Femenina del Sagrado Corazón, Universidad Ricardo Palma, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, and Universidad César Vallejo.
The conference is entitled: Finding the Parallels: Interpreting in Medical and Judicial Settings.