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Court reporters need to evolve with attorneys

A blog posted July 28 by Thomson Reuters addresses how the widespread use of data and technology are changing the legal industry. The post also notes the recent release of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct that requires attorneys to stay up-to-date with technology’s affect on their law practice and the law itself. Read more.   … [Continue reading...]

TRAIN realtime roadblocks: Realtime technology and startup costs

  For some reporters, the startup costs of realtime can be worrisome. But starting up doesn’t have to cost a lot, say those who are already realtiming. Start with what you have, they suggest, and add on as money becomes available.   It’s not necessary to run out and buy two new iPads when you decide you want to start providing your realtime feed to others. Everyone has an old computer with Windows on it. And just like that, you, … [Continue reading...]

TRAIN realtime roadblocks: Realtime technology and startup costs

  For some reporters, the startup costs of realtime can be worrisome. But starting up doesn’t have to cost a lot, say those who are already realtiming. Start with what you have, they suggest, and add on as money becomes available.   It’s not necessary to run out and buy two new iPads when you decide you want to start providing your realtime feed to others. Everyone has an old computer with Windows on it. And just like that, you, … [Continue reading...]

TRAIN realtime roadblocks: Realtime technology and startup costs

  For some reporters, the startup costs of realtime can be worrisome. But starting up doesn’t have to cost a lot, say those who are already realtiming. Start with what you have, they suggest, and add on as money becomes available.   It’s not necessary to run out and buy two new iPads when you decide you want to start providing your realtime feed to others. Everyone has an old computer with Windows on it. And just like that, you, … [Continue reading...]

IN MEMORIAM: NCRA mourns the loss of three members

NCRA mourns the loss of three members: Carole Bartkowicz, RPR, CMRS, a freelance court reporter from Elmwood Park, Ill.; Kelly Ann Powers, RMR, an official court reporter from Kaukauna, Wis.; and  Stuart Simen, RPR (Ret.), Los Angeles, Calif. … [Continue reading...]

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TRAIN realtime roadblocks: Realtime technology and startup costs

  For some reporters, the startup costs of realtime can be worrisome. But starting up doesn’t have to cost a lot, say those who are already realtiming. … [Read More...]

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Court reporters need to evolve with attorneys

A blog posted July 28 by Thomson Reuters addresses how the widespread use of data and technology are changing the legal industry. The post also notes … [Read More...]

General Requirements and Minimum Standards updated

In March 2016, NCRA’s Board of Directors approved a number of changes to the General Requirements and Minimum Standards (GRMS) required for … [Read More...]

NCRA’s 2016 Convention & Expo: Something for everyone

Online registration for NCRA 2016 Convention & Expo happening at the Hilton Chicago, Chicago, Ill., Aug. 4-7, closes July 29, so hurry and … [Read More...]

IN MEMORIAM: NCRA mourns the loss of three members

NCRA mourns the loss of three members: Carole Bartkowicz, RPR, CMRS, a freelance court reporter from Elmwood Park, Ill.; Kelly Ann Powers, RMR, an … [Read More...]

IN MEMORIAM: Kelly Ann Powers, RMR

Kelly Ann Powers, RMR, was born December 9, 1958, and died unexpectedly of a heart attack on  July 18, 2016. Kelly was a graduate of Kaukauna High … [Read More...]

NCRA exhibits at the American School Counselors Association's conference

NCRA showcases profession at record-breaking conference of school counselors

This year marked the third consecutive time NCRA has exhibited at the American School Counselors Association’s conference and the first year the event … [Read More...]

What to see and do in Chicago

A July 19 article in the New York Times offers a guide to what to see and do in Chicago in 36 hours. Read more. … [Read More...]

NCRA member and Foundation Angel Donor Carole Bartkowicz passes

NCRA member Carole Bartkowicz, RPR, CMRS, passed away July 18 after a long battle with cancer. Bartkowicz, a freelance court reporter from Elmwood … [Read More...]

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Continuing coverage for the 2016 NCRA Convention & Expo

Don't miss a single piece of news! Explore continuing coverage of the 2016 NCRA Convention & Expo, held Aug. 4-7 in Chicago, with the stories … [Read More...]

Past NCRF Trustee Kelly Ann Powers passes

NCRA member Kelly Ann Powers, 57, an official court reporter from Kaukauna, Wis., passed away unexpectedly on July 18. Powers served as an NCRF … [Read More...]

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