How AB5 would affect us
We have received many inquiries regarding Bill AB5. Below are the main points clarifying many of the concerns:
AIJIC is asking legislators for interpreters and translators to be exempted from the Bill for the following reasons:
If AB5 passes without major amendments, a key component when determining whether someone ca...
HOW TO SURVIVE A DEPOSITION, 3-HOUR CIMCE WORKSHOP IN LA
Los Angeles, 3 CIMCE Units, # L4176
Sunday, March 5, 2017
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Embassy Suites LAX South
1440 E Imperial Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245
Language neutral workshop. Free parking.
Jesús Rivera, S...
VOICE TRAINING AND STRATEGIES IN SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETING WITH CYRIL FLEROV
CYRIL FLEROV, AIIC, TAALS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, DECEMBER 10, 2016
LAST AIJIC WORKSHOP IN 2016
Voice Training for Interpreters, 4 hours
Obstacles for Freelance Court Interpreters: AIJIC Addresses LAP Task Force
On October 17, 2016, AIJIC President Mariana Bension-Larkin addressed the Language Access Plan (LAP) Implementation Task Force in San Francisco on the obstacles that some privately hired certified court interpreters have been facing in court. On those instances, judges didn't allow our colleagues to interpret because there was a cour...
Saturday Bootcamp with Nestor Wagner (6 CIMCE Credits)
Saturday Bootcamp with Nestor Wagner (8/27/2016, Six Credits)
6 CIMCE credits, Spanish.
Saturday August 27, 2016 (9.30 am to 4.30 pm - one hour for lunch)
At: Embassy Suites LAX South (1440 E. Imperial Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245)
* Proper use of Terminology in a Civil Action (2 hours, CIMCE L3963)
AIJIC’s position on Language Access Plan (1/14/2014 letter)
January 14, 2014
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
Federal Coordination and Compliance Section, NWB
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20530
Re: Complaint No. 17 l ~12C—31, U.S. Department of Justice Investigation of the Superior Court of California, Los Angeles County and Judicial ...
Should Civil Litigants Get Interpreters For Free?
Do you believe that litigants involved in lawsuits should pay for all the expenses related to their actions, except for court interpreters? Currently, Gov. Jerry Brown is considering a $7 million expansion in his budget for language assistance in civil court.
The Judicial Council of California’s Language Access Plan (LAP) ...
Criminal Investigations, 30 CIMCE in El Segundo – February 12-14, 2016
Join Detective Sergeant Jeff Torres, founder of the Interpreter Training Group, for an educational 30 CIMCE-approved weekend in El Segundo on February 12-14, 2016.
Lectures will focus on criminal and forensic investigation, DUI, SWAT and narcotic units, police jargon and gang terminology among others. Detective Torres is a full ti...