Court Interpreters: Improving Language Access in Legal and Judicial Settings

Court interpreters are vital in legal proceedings. Court qualified interpreters provide communication and understanding for limited-English proficient and deaf and hard-of-hearing court participants. In short, court interpreters help all people involved to understand the proceedings, regardless of the language they speak. Interpreting services in legal and judicial settings can be provided by an on-site interpreter, 

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Emerging Language Trends in Major American Markets

Diversity is at the heart of America. As populations continue to shift, and we become more diverse, the need for effective language services increases in all industries across the United States and qualified interpreters and translators are high-value members in serving the needs of linguistically diverse populations. The growing need for language services and new 

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The Impact of Language Services in Law Enforcement

Between 1990 and 2013, the United States has seen an 80% growth in the limited-English proficient (LEP) population–reaching 25.1 million in 2013. Linguistic diversity in the U.S. makes language services in law enforcement a critical component in overcoming language barriers that can have a negative impact on public service. Improving communication for limited-English proficient and deaf and 

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