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Clearfield County, Pa., court reporter shortage still unresolved

GANT News reported on Feb. 10 that Clearfield County, Pa., court officials continue to face the dilemma of having a shortage of court reporters. The shortage is blamed in part on low pay rates. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

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2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week kicks off Feb. 14

Official proclamations have already been issued in seven states and several municipalities recognizing the 2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week, which kicks off Feb. 14 and runs through Feb. 20. Court Reporting & Captioning Week highlights the contributions of stenographic court reporters and captioners to society and showcases the growing number of career opportunities in the court reporting and captioning fields. Proclamations by … [Continue reading...]

VITAC sold to The Gores Group

VITAC Corporation, a closed captioning based in Pittsburgh, Pa., announced the company was acquired by a new owner, The Gores Group, which is an investment firm based in Los Angeles.  “VITAC is excited about the investment by the Gores Group. This new ownership ensures that we can continue to focus on our customers’ needs,” Pat Prozzi, VITAC’s President and CEO, said. “We at VITAC are proud of 30 years of captioning excellence,"Prozzi … [Continue reading...]

TechLinks: The latest on Windows 10, iOS9, and bad passwords

NCRA’s Technology Committee shared links with information on Microsoft Windows 10, iOS 9, and this year’s worst passwords. Nancy L. Bistany, RPR, of Chicago, Ill., Co-chair of NCRA’s Technology Committee, pointed out a white paper by the VMware Team on how the Windows operating systems evolved into a cloud and mobile-based system, giving people insight in how to use this tool effectively. Read more. Bistany also noted an article from … [Continue reading...]

KCRA president showcases court reporting

KSHB TV in Oalthe, Kan., aired a story on Feb. 9 featuring Kansas Court Reporters Association President Cindy Isaacsen, RPR, who is an official reporter. During the interview, Isaacsen highlights the need for court reporters in the future. She also mentions NCRA’s upcoming 2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week, which takes place Feb. 14-20. Watch the story. … [Continue reading...]

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2016 NCRA Firm Owners Executive Conference to welcome two keynote speakers

Register to attend the 2016 NCRA Firm Owners Executive Conference and get inspired by the beautiful location of Puerto Rico and by the messages of two … [Read More...]

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Clearfield County, Pa., court reporter shortage still unresolved

GANT News reported on Feb. 10 that Clearfield County, Pa., court officials continue to face the dilemma of having a shortage of court reporters. The … [Read More...]

KCRA president showcases court reporting

KSHB TV in Oalthe, Kan., aired a story on Feb. 9 featuring Kansas Court Reporters Association President Cindy Isaacsen, RPR, who is an official … [Read More...]

California court reporters oppose proposals

On Feb. 8, the Courthouse News Service reported that “California trial court workers and court reporters lined up in fierce opposition to what they … [Read More...]

State affiliates gear up for 2016 NCRA Legislative Boot Camp

State affiliates from across the country are making plans to participate in the 2016 NCRA Legislative Boot Camp being held March 20-22 at the Hyatt … [Read More...]

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2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week kicks off Feb. 14

Official proclamations have already been issued in seven states and several municipalities recognizing the 2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week, … [Read More...]

NCRF announces deadline for student scholarship and grant

Nominations are now being accepted by the National Court Reporters Foundation for the Frank Sarli Memorial Scholarship and the New Professional … [Read More...]

DMACC to hold two information sessions about court reporting

The Newton Daily News reported on Feb. 5 that the Des Moines Area Community College Newton campus is hosting two information sessions for those … [Read More...]

NCRA’s CLVS Spring Event is filling fast

Space is filling up for NCRA’s 2016 CLVS Spring Event at the Association’s headquarters in Reston, Va., March 11-13. To date, only five slots are left … [Read More...]

Honor someone special with a Thoughtful Tribute

Among the many ways to support the National Court Reporters Foundation’s initiatives, the Thoughtful Tributes program is unique. Donations contributed … [Read More...]

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Celebrate 2016 Court Reporting & Captioning Week

Join the growing number of state court reporting associations and court reporting programs that have already put plans in place to mark the 2016 Court … [Read More...]

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