Can Voice Recognition Technology Really Replace Certified Court Reporters

Certified court reporters are a valuable part of the legal system. It's an important job, but could these reporters be replaced with technology down the road? No one really likes to think about their career being made obsolete by technology, but it is possible that it could happen. Voice recognition and computers are advancing complexity [...]

May 25th, 2017|Technology|

How to Choose the Right Court Reporting Agency

When it comes to depositions and court reporting, are you making the right decision? An experienced court reporting agency can help by offering quality services that you just can't get from a machine. If you are planning to schedule a deposition, make sure that you have a good court reporting agency you're working with in [...]

May 9th, 2017|Court Reporting|

How Video Depositions Can Help in Court

When it comes to video, it can seem like this medium is everywhere! With smartphones and Internet access available to us on a continual basis, it can seem like we're watching videos all the time. YouTube is still just as popular as ever, and viral videos have the potential to make people a lot of [...]

April 25th, 2017|Court Reporting|

Why Court Stenographers Matter

When it comes to the battle of technology versus real-time court reporters, who wins? Despite many tech advances that have happened in the industry, you cannot beat having a real person on board to handle the task. There are many reasons why stenographers matter so much when it comes to court proceedings. Read on to [...]

April 12th, 2017|Court Reporting, Stenography|

Our Guide To Being a Witness in Court

When it comes to being a witness in court, there's not exactly a guide on how to do that. Pair this fact with the fact that most people have never been a witness, and it can be tough to know how you're going to do it. Well, we've put together a makeshift guide and are [...]

March 16th, 2017|Trial Tips|

The Benefits of Legal Video for a Case 

When it comes to video conferencing and video deposition, they are very valuable to the case. It's been in use for decades-- legal video has been instrumental in helping with cases. These days, it's better than ever. The quality of legal video is up and it's less intrusive overall. So what are the benefits of [...]

February 28th, 2017|Court Reporting, Technology|

Why Digital Recorders Can’t Beat a Court Stenographer

If you're a certified court reporter, you probably know that digital recorders have been getting some press lately. Although these digital recorders do have some appeal, at the end of the day they really can't beat a court stenographer. We've gathered up all the reasons why, so read on to find out more. There has [...]

February 14th, 2017|Court Reporting, Stenography|

How to Succeed in the Courtroom

1. Get some firsthand experience. Get some experience of your own by sitting in on a few trials that are similar to your own. It'll help get your head in the game and give you some valuable visual experience seeing a case presented. This will help boost your own self-esteem and feel more prepared for [...]

January 31st, 2017|Court Reporting, Trial Tips|

Understanding the Basics of Deposition 

What is a deposition and why does it matter? When it comes to a deposition, understanding what you're dealing with is the key to success. Does that make sense? A good deposition can help legal professionals win their cases. A good deposition can help a case, while a bad one will hurt it. We've gathered [...]

January 17th, 2017|Court Reporting, Trial Tips|

Why You Should Pursue Realtime Court Reporting

Are you taking advantage of realtime court reporting? Do you know why you should be using it? It may just make your professional life a whole lot easier. Read on to find out why! Get access to verbal testimony immediately. Reporting in realtime lets everyone from the counsel and more to get access to rough [...]

December 30th, 2016|Court Reporting|