“The first edition of Making the Record was published by the National Court Reporters Association in 1937. The booklet has undergone several revisions since it first appeared, and hundreds of thousands of copies have been distributed over the years to attorneys, law students, judges, educators, and others who have an interest in the orderly resolution of disputes and the...

April 21, 2018 by NCRA

A blog posted April 18 by JD Supra offers 18 tips from court reporters to help attorneys and paralegals ensure a deposition goes smoothly. Read more.

This article was originally published on theJCR.com, a publication of the National Court Reporters Association. For more information, please visit theJCR.com.

March 12, 2018 by Myles Megee, Owner

Networking, Insurance Contracting, and Cost Shifting
We appreciate the opportunity to network with various court reporting firms locally and around the country, but we tend to be cautious with national firms because some of them engage in the practice of insurance contracting and cost shifting, or what is sometimes called fee shifting. ...

February 28, 2017 by NCRA

A Feb. 28 article on LawyersWeekly.com, based in Australia, mentions that most people will research a firm online before calling to hire a lawyer. The author suggests six features legal websites should consider including as part of their website. Read more.

This article was originally published on theJCR.com, a publication of...

June 3, 2016 by by NCRA

The Medina Gazette posted an article on June 3 about Practical Tips for Trial Attorneys: A Conversation with Judge James L. Kimbler, which was released earlier this month. It is the first book by former Medina County Common Pleas Judge James L. Kimbler, who retired in late 2014. In the book,...

April 26, 2016 by NCRA

Each year, hundreds of law professionals celebrate Law Day on May 1, and 2016 is no exception. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of one of the nation’s best-known U.S. Supreme Court cases, Miranda v. Arizona, this year’s Law Day theme is Miranda: More than words. To help mark the event, the American...

April 11, 2016 by NCRA
By Christine Phipps

Adobe issued an alert that Flash users need to update to the latest version as hackers took advantage of a security flaw to install ransomware on computers.

Adobe Flash is a software platform that runs video, animation, and games inside of Web pages. Flash was born when the Web began in...

February 15, 2016 by NCRA

On Feb. 14, the Meadville Tribune, Meadville, Pa., posted a press release issued by NCRA announcing that Feb. 14-20 has been designated as the 2016 National Court Reporting & Captioning Week. The weeklong event is designed to celebrate the court reporting and captioning professions and to help raise public awareness about the growing...