The 2015 ILCRA Annual Convention was a great success!
Thank you to all the attendees, sponsors, speakers and exhibitors!
Upcoming Midwest Conventions
If you couldn't make it to ILCRA's convention and need CEUs, WCRA is holding their Fall Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 2-4.
Visit www.wicourtreporters.org/event-1894007 for more information.
MacCormac College Realtime Certification Preparation Program
MacCormac College is offering the first module in the “Improving Realtime” program. This module will introduce strategies and focused practice for evaluating and improving realtime writing. Supplementary practice provided through Realtime Coach™.
The program will be offered on Saturdays in October and November, beginning on October 17th.
Click here for more information.
Job Opportunities for Illinois Reporters
There are many vacancies posted on the Illinois Official Court Reporters website. Please click here for the current list.
There are a number of other job announcements posted on the ILCRA Marketplace tab under "Current Job Openings." Click here for additional information.
Court Reporting in the News
Click here to read a press release from MacCormac College in Chicago, home to the oldest court reporting program in the United States. The article includes several comments from Peg Sokalski-Dorchack, Program Director at MacCormac and long-time ILCRA member.
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Members Only Discount Program
Membership does have its privileges, and ILCRA has some great savings for you. We are always looking to increase value to our members, and we have created an exclusive members only discount program with key vendors for you. There are HUGE savings and, if used, will more than pay for your ILCRA membership many times over! We have established discount programs with Office Depot, Pengad, ProCAT and Reporting Solutions. Click Here for your savings, but this is for ILCRA members only.
Audio Backup Tapes
An ILCRA member contacted us regarding case law dealing with court reporter's audio tapes. For more information, you may contact the ILCRA Board for case law stating the reporter's audio backup tapes are the reporter's personal property to which the public has no entitlement. NCRA Advisory Opinion No. 38 can be located here. NCRA Advisory Opinion 38
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