Have You Not Been Allowed To Interpret In Court?
In the last couple of months, some independents hired by a private party have not been allowed to interpret in some court departments whenever there was a staff interpreter assigned to those specific departments.
Court administrative personnel have cited Assembly Bill Number 1657 as a basis for this policy. Since this bill does no...
AIJIC’s Legal Brief to DIR on Fee Schedule (Submitted on 5/18/2015)
The following brief was submitted to the Department of Industrial Relations on 5/18/2015. It was drafted by AIJIC’s lobbyist, attorney Ed Howard, from Howard Advocacy. The brief contains legal arguments opposing the interpreters’ fee schedule proposed by the Department of Industrial Relations for Workers Comp proceedings.