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Court Depositions: What to Do and What Not to Do

Court depositions are witnesses’ sworn, out of court written or oral testimonies. They are used to gather evidence prior to the commencement of a trial. Moreover, depositions provide attorneys with vital information that they can use to predict how a case is likely to turn out.  The impact of court depositions cannot be understated. In [...]

November 7th, 2019|Categories: Court Reporting|Tags: , , , , , |

The Importance of a Permanent Court Record

If you tell anyone to name three essential people in a typical court process, you can be sure that ten out of ten people wouldn't have court reporters in their lists. However, the truth is, court reporters are one of the vital elements of any fair and successful court proceeding. Judicial reporters are sometimes regarded [...]

October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Court Reporting|Tags: , , , , |

Our Guide To Being a Witness in Court

Unlike defendants and complainants, there are no set rules for being a witness in court. Moreover, the fact that most people have never testified in court or don't have access to credible witness preparation tips makes it difficult to know the way forward when called upon. Accordingly, we've compiled the following list of the Do's [...]

Court Reporters: Are They Old Fashioned?

We live in an era where there are more technological innovations than we can keep up with. Modern technologies, ranging from wireless charging systems to self-driving cars and virtual reality, make our world a completely different place from what it was two decades ago. It is therefore rather surprising that with all the modern IT [...]

Understanding Depositions

As a court reporter, depositions are part of the job. But what is a deposition-- and why should you care? A deposition is something that every person ideally has a good working basic understanding of. Knowing what you're contending with if you yourself have to deal with a deposition is key to being successful in [...]

Choosing a Court Reporting Agency

Are you thinking about becoming a certified court reporter or looking for an agency that offers these services? Court reporting is a flourishing career service that shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. That is why so many people end up getting trained, certified, and work in this career all over the nation and [...]

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 [...]