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Interpreting in Legal Contexts

Debra Russell

Interpreting in Legal Contexts

Consecutive and Simultaneous Interpretation

by Debra Russell

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Linstok Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • Sign Language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11480414M
    ISBN 100932130232
    ISBN 109780932130235
    OCLC/WorldCa53206763

    Interpreting in the legal setting is a long-recognized area of specialization in the field of ASL-English interpreting. The legal setting is broad and includes law enforcement investigations, interviews and interrogations, client-attorney interactions, and a wide range of court and legal proceedings. Tradition from the field of spoken language interpreting and the legal community .   The context, both legal and factual, may impart to the power that obligatoriness. 8. Thus, the question to be determined in such cases always is whether the power conferred by the use of the word “may” has, annexed to it, an obligation that, on the fulfilment of certain legally prescribed conditions, to be shown by evidence, a particular.

    Focusing on vocabulary, Essential Legal English in Context introduces the US legal system and its terminology. Designed especially for foreign-trained lawyers and students whose first language is not English, the book is a must-read for those who want to expand their US legal vocabulary and basic understanding of US government. The purposive approach (sometimes referred to as purposivism, purposive construction, purposive interpretation, or the modern principle in construction) is an approach to statutory and constitutional interpretation under which common law courts interpret an enactment (a statute, part of a statute, or a clause of a constitution) within the context of the law's purpose.

    A digital online journal for translators, interpreters, and interested friends of the translation industry. If you are a translator, interpreter, or someone seeking to learn more about the translation industry, you’re in the right place! Featured Articles. Industry Knowledge - Conferences Present Brilliant Opportunities. Contribute to TJ.   Scholars and educators rely on historical context to analyze and interpret works of art, literature, music, dance, and poetry. Architects and builders rely on it when designing new structures and restoring existing buildings. Judges may use it to interpret the law, historians to understand the past. Any time critical analysis is required, you Author: Grace Fleming.


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In this groundbreaking book, Scalia and Garner systematically explain all the most important principles of constitutional, statutory, and contractual interpretation in an engaging and informative style Reviews: 1.

that routinely guide the interpretation of incomplete, inconsistent, or otherwise defective linguistic materials. Applicable in both legal and nonlegal contexts, these principles constrain the resolution of hard cases, and limit the moral and political discretion of judges in making new law.

In what follows I will illustrate these Size: KB. The definition of legal interpretation at the core of this book is not the only possible definition. Some theorists define interpretation more narrowly, others, more broadly. Under a narrower or constrictive definition, there is room for interpretation only in places where the text is File Size: KB.

Interpreting in Legal Contexts: Consecutive and Simultaneous Interpretation Linstok Press Dissertation Series Linstok Press Burtonsville, Maryland Seminal work establishing a research base for the concept that consecutive interpretation is more accurate than simultaneous interpretation in trials.

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In the Hispanic context, institutions in the. This book will introduce you to what the authors call the implicit legal context of social work practice.

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Knowing the context of a book will help you to understand its meaning. Pay attention to the historical, social, and cultural contexts of books as you read. To unlock this lesson you must be a. contract in the context of a burgeoning litigation, many litigators turn immediately to the “boilerplate” or “miscellaneous provisions.” That’s where the contract-interpretation and contract-construction “rules” hide, which, in addition to statutes, case law, and doctrine, willFile Size: KB.

Interviews with lawyers, judges, expert witnesses and Deaf people themselves give an insight into the needs and misconceptions of all parties involved in the legal process.

It points out how interpreter education programs and professional associations must evaluate their programs to insure that interpreters are receiving the appropriate training in the use of consecutive and simultaneous interpreting necessary for legal.

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Anna Mindess (Goodreads Author) (shelved 7 times as interpreting) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. This book collects in a single volume dozens of rules of interpretation for both statutes and contracts. Because it is written by Bryan Garner (the current authority on clear and compelling legal writing) and Justice Antonin Scalia (hands down, the author of the most entertaining Supreme Court opinions), the book is very readable/5.

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His writing on legal pedagogy has appeared in the Journal of Legal Education. With scholarly interests in science and risk, and in intellectualFile Size: 2MB. Since the Law in Context series has been at the forefront of the movement to broaden the study of law. It has been a vehicle for the publication of innovative scholarly books that treat law and legal phenomena critically in their social, political and economic contexts.

Context Rule is a way through which statutes are interpreted in a legal system. On the bedrock of my past knowledge, I hypothesize that context rule refers to the interpretation of words with reference to the words found in immediate connection to it. I believe it refers to how the statutes are interpreted in context of the facts of the case.

Strict interpretation against one party. Consumer contracts. Excluding the contra proferentem rule. General words at the end of a list (the ejusdem generis rule) Section 61 Law of Property Act presumptions.

Same approach in law and equity. 4 Arguments with little or no effect on interpretation. Market practice: evidence needed.

INTRODUCTION. It is a well established fact that the legislature is highest law making body and the court is merely an interpreter of the law. But actually the fact is by interpreting the law the court can make comprehensive changes in the actual implementation and overall maneuver of the law.

Usually cultural context does not affect our understanding of doctrine or principles of living, but it can frequently illuminate the biblical stories and make them more understandable and real to us.

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[Debra Russell] -- "This study emphasizes that interpreters must know how and when to use simultaneous and consecutive interpreting in the courtroom in order to fully .In the context of the mischief rule, judges may also consider parliamentary debates recorded in Hansard.

They should not, however, take individual or ministerial statements as indicative of the intention of Parliament as a whole. In addition to the rules of interpretation, the courts may also make use of certain presumptions/5.Statutory interpretation is the process of resolving those ambiguities and deciding how a particular bill or law will apply in a particular case.

Assume, for example, that a statute mandates that all motor vehicles travelling on a public roadway must be registered with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).