203 - Legal Terminology: Family Law Terminology

Format: Webinar presentations
Topic: Getting established in the translation industry

Course summary
Start time:Feb 2, 2012 16:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Videos from the bundle:

On-demand training 201 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Patent Terminology
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On-demand training 203 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Family Law Terminology
On-demand training 204 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Real Estate Law Terminology
On-demand training 205 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Wills and Estates Law Terminology

Summary:Are you interested in working in the legal translation specialty area? Does your language pair(s) include English? If so, learn the meaning of English language legal terminology in order to better understand legal documents. The webinar will last 60 minutes. Links to handouts and video recording will be emailed to all registered and paid users within 5 working days after the training.
Are you interested in working in the legal translation specialty area? Does your language pair(s) include English? If so, learn the meaning of English language legal terminology in order to better understand legal documents. Duration: 60 minutes.

Target audience
Freelancers who are starting out in the specialized area of legal translation. This course is for freelancers who translate in any language pair which includes English. Attendees should have completed the "103 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Family Law Terminology" webinar", available on-demand at http://www.proz.com/translator-training/course/4414-103_legal_terminology_for_new_legal_translators%3A_family_law_terminology.
Learning objectives
This 5-part course is taught by a Canadian lawyer-linguist as the first step in understanding English legal terminology. It is designed for freelancers who are beginning to work in the legal translation. At the end of this course attendees will have increased knowledge with regard to English legal structures and specific terminology found in various legal documents.
Attendance at the "103 - Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators: Family Law Terminology" webinar.
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- family law terminology
- family law documents
Virtual platform system requirements
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000 (Linux is not supported)
• Required: Internet Explorer® 6.0 or newer, or Mozilla® Firefox® 3.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled) . If needed, download Java here.
• Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL, or better recommended
• Recommended: Minimum of Pentium® class 1GHz CPU with 512 MB of RAM (2 GB of RAM for Windows Vista)

For Mac®-based Users:

• Required: Mac OS® X 10.4 (Tiger®), OS X 10.5 (Leopard®), OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard®)
• Required: Safari™ 3.0 or newer, Firefox® 2.0 or newer; (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL or better recommended
• Required: PowerPC G4/G5 or Intel processor, 512 MB of RAM or better

To Use VoIP (microphone and speakers or headset):

• Required: Fast Internet connection (384 kbps or more recommended)
• Required: speakers or headset (USB headset recommended)
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.


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 Suzanne Deliscar    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Suzanne Deliscar is both a lawyer and a Spanish and French to English translator. A graduate of McMaster University with a Combined Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Latin American Studies, and a minor in Science, Technology and Public Policy in 2000, Ms. Deliscar went on to obtain a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law in 2003. Ms. Deliscar was called to the Bar of the Province of Ontario in 2004 and has been actively practicing law on a full-time basis since that time. As a lawyer-linguist, Suzanne focuses on official document and legal translation, and also trains fellow language professionals in the areas of marketing and legal translation.
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203 - Legal Terminology: Family Law Terminology

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Attention Attendees: Opportunity to Voice ExpectationsJan 8, 2012

Thank you to all registrants. I look forward to our webinar on February 2, 2012. This is the Second Series of Legal Terminology for New Legal Translators. I am opening up the coursepage forum to allow you to voice any expectations you may have of this second series. I am particularly interested in hearing from those who attended the First Series back in March 2011.


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