Monthly Archives: April 2014

2013 LPO Survey Finds that Most Law Departments are Satisfied with Outsourcing Solutions

2013 LPO Survey Finds that Most Law Departments are Satisfied with Outsourcing Solutions

LPO agreements involve several legal services, ranging from legal coding and legal transcription to legal projects that need more involvement such as legal research, document review, litigation support, contract drifting and management, patent application preparation, legal publishing, and more. An LPO arrangement can benefit to a legal department only if the needs and requirements of … Continue reading 2013 LPO Survey Finds that Most Law Departments are Satisfied with Outsourcing Solutions

Discovery of Interview Transcription Error Leads to Reversal of Teen Driver’s Conviction by Oregon Courts of Appeals

On January 2014, the Oregon Courts of Appeals reversed the conviction of a teenage girl driver for killing a motorcyclist because of drowsy driving on finding the transcript of her interview with police after the fatal accident was flawed. The trial court convicted the 17-year old as a juvenile following the determination that the acts … Continue reading Discovery of Interview Transcription Error Leads to Reversal of Teen Driver’s Conviction by Oregon Courts of Appeals

How to Ensure Audio Clarity in Focus Group for Transcription

How to Ensure Audio Clarity in Focus Group for Transcription

Focus group transcription involves converting the proceedings of a focus group session (audio or video recording) into a text document. Unlike a one–to–one interview, transcription of a focus group session would take longer time because the participants may have different voices and accents. Moreover, people tend to talk over each other and it could be … Continue reading How to Ensure Audio Clarity in Focus Group for Transcription

Significance of Legal Proofreading

Significance of Legal Proofreading

Accurate documentation is crucial for the smooth conduct of legal proceedings which would, in turn, reflect on the productivity of the legal practice. The proofreader is therefore an important cog in the documentation process. Legal proofreading involves ensuring accuracy and clarity in content with extensive and detailed checks pertaining to grammar, punctuation, consistency, spelling, and … Continue reading Significance of Legal Proofreading

Role of a Legal Transcription Company in Documentation for Legal Professionals

Role of a Legal Transcription Company in Documentation for Legal Professionals

Error-free and updated legal documents play a crucial role in the legal profession. Whether paper-based or electronic, these documents need to be maintained and managed well for archival purposes as well as ongoing use. Audio files related to a case need to be transcribed in a timely manner, and this is something lawyers and their … Continue reading Role of a Legal Transcription Company in Documentation for Legal Professionals