court reporting

Can Voice Recognition Technology Replace Certified Court Reporters?

Reporting court proceedings requires a high level of accuracy. Besides--remarks, witness testimonies and closings play a huge role in determining the verdict. Any mistake in the report may lead to a wrongful conviction, a mistrial, or an acquittal. For this reason, it is essential for the justice system to enlist certified stenographic court reporters.  With [...]

Promoting CCRA-NJ’s Rebuttal to ‘Could Automation Be the Antidote to the Court Reporter Shortage’

July 8, 2019 Re: Promoting CCRA-NJ’s Rebuttal to Could Automation Be the Antidote to the Court Reporter Shortage Dear Colleagues: As many of you by now may very well be aware, on May 23, 2019, the New Jersey Law Journal published a damaging article captioned: Could Automation Be the Antidote to the Court Reporter Shortage? [...]

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Creating Professional Power Points Presentations for Trial

When it comes to working as a certified court reporter, you probably see a lot of PowerPoint presentations. Professional presentations come up on a daily basis, and having a slide show that's professional can help a case by bringing a point home and having a big impact. Humans are able to be influenced, and there [...]

Could The Growing Field of Court Reporting Be Right For You?

When it comes to court reporting, it's a necessary job. You may be wondering whether this type of job is right for you! Becoming a certified court reporter might be a really good fit if you like to have a job that serves a purpose, enjoy being in places that are official or really like the [...]

Voice Recognition Tech Versus Human Court Reporters

When it comes to being a certified court reporter, there is no doubt that they are an important and integral part of the legal system. But could this job be done by technology, computers and the like now or later on? Automated tech is being integrated in a lot of places now, from the grocery [...]

Our Top Tips When It Comes to Court Reporting

Court reporting can be a challenging job that requires attention and focus at all times to record the audio and activity of a courtroom. Reporters must be familiar with how to set up equipment related to the job and operate it too. They must also be able to establish communication with witnesses, lawyers, and the [...]

What Goes Into Making a Successful Court Recorder?

When it comes to being a great court recorder, how can you tell who is on top of their game? While skill in the field is one part of doing well, you may be surprised to find out that it isn't everything. Legal teams often need to hire their own court reporter. Sometimes it is [...]

How Are Court Reporters Able to Type So Quickly?

When it comes to stenography, being able to type so quickly and accurately is a highly developed skill. You may have seen a court reporter if you have ever been in a courtroom as part of the jury or watching something involving a court room or deposition on television or in the movies. The average [...]

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How to Produce a Great Deposition Transcript

Are you a court reporter or someone that makes transcripts for a living? When it comes to creating a transcription for a deposition, it can help make or break a case. Court reporters need to make sure that each and every detail is accurate. Take a moment to check the spelling. Court reporters work phonetically [...]

The Benefits of Tech and Real Court Reporters

When it comes to court reporting, are you in need of the real thing? Technology has made a number of people and situations wonder whether the flesh and blood worker is always required. You can see self check out machines at libraries and grocery stores, and voice recognition systems and automated robotics are being utilized [...]