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How are you celebrating Court Reporting & Captioning Week?

NCRA has declared Feb. 11-18, 2017, National Court Reporting & Captioning Week, an event designed to encourage members and students of the court reporting and captioning professions to celebrate their careers by hosting special events within the community and more. Up-to-Speed reached out to members of the Association’s Board of Directors and to students to find out how they plan to mark this year’s event.   Why is it important for … [Continue reading...]

How are you celebrating Court Reporting & Captioning Week?

NCRA has declared Feb. 11-18, 2017, National Court Reporting & Captioning Week, an event designed to encourage members and students of the court reporting and captioning professions to celebrate their careers by hosting special events within the community and more. Up-to-Speed reached out to members of the Association’s Board of Directors and to students to find out how they plan to mark this year’s event.   Why is it important for … [Continue reading...]

Kramm Court Reporting merges with prominent North San Diego firm

In a press release issued Dec. 18, 2016, Kramm Court Reporting announced its merger with Donna V. Turrentine & Associates, a prominent North San Diego County court reporting firm with more than 40 years of experience. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

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Tools of the Trade

Here are the answers to the questions court reporters and captioners most want to ask about the steno machines on the market. Is your system wired or wireless, or can it be either? Both wired and wireless. What CAT systems work with your writer? The Passport Touch is compatible with all CAT software. What dictionary types can be imported? Eclipse and RTF. What translate function does it o­ffer? The Passport Touch … [Continue reading...]

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NCRF announces new Major Gift donation

The National Court Reporters Foundation, the charitable arm of the National Court Reporters Association, announced that Nancy Hopp, RDR, CRR, CMRS, of St. Louis, Mo., has become the latest donor to NCRF’s Major Gifts Program at the Silver level. Hopp currently chairs the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. “My gift to the Foundation is given with gratitude for the many ways court reporting has enriched my life. It has allowed me to meet … [Continue reading...]

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Celebrating entrepreneurs

“It took a lot of hard work and determination to get through school and to build my skills as a practicing reporter. I’m a reporter business owner, so my … [Read More...]

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How are you celebrating Court Reporting & Captioning Week?

NCRA has declared Feb. 11-18, 2017, National Court Reporting & Captioning Week, an event designed to encourage members and students of the court … [Read More...]

Kramm Court Reporting merges with prominent North San Diego firm

In a press release issued Dec. 18, 2016, Kramm Court Reporting announced its merger with Donna V. Turrentine & Associates, a prominent North San … [Read More...]

Nominations for the NCRA Board of Directors close on Jan. 20

If making a difference is one of your new year resolutions, there’s still time to step up and nominate yourself or a colleague to serve on NCRA’s … [Read More...]

Missed the extended deadline? Don’t miss the keynote speaker

There’s still time to register for the 2017 NCRA Firm Owners Executive Conference and hear how keynote speaker Susan Solovic, an Internet pioneer, … [Read More...]

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Call for 2017 DSA nominations

Has a peer or colleague gone above and beyond to support NCRA and the court reporting and captioning profession? Then consider nominating that person … [Read More...]

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NCRF announces new Major Gift donation

The National Court Reporters Foundation, the charitable arm of the National Court Reporters Association, announced that Nancy Hopp, RDR, CRR, CMRS, of … [Read More...]

Pittsburgh court reporter speaks out about new rules and demand for captioning services

NCRA member Constance Lee, RPR, owner of Constance Lee & Company, Pittsburgh, Pa., was quoted in a press release issued Jan. 10 about the expected … [Read More...]

Explaining the role of a closed captioner

On Jan. 9, 9NEWS, Colorado, showcased NCRA member Stacey Potenza, CRC, from Limon, Colo., about her job as a captioner. In the story, Potenza also … [Read More...]

NCRA member featured in article about downsizing home

NCRA member Mary Ann Ridenour, RPR, a freelance court reporter from Charleston, S.C., and her husband were featured in an article on Jan. 10 posted by … [Read More...]

NCRA re-appointed as representative on FCC Committee

NCRA has been named to serve a two-year term as a representative member on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Disability Advisory Committee … [Read More...]

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