Hellenic Canadian Lawyers' Association

2020 CPD Translation in the Legal Context

May 19, 2020 at 5:00 pm

*** Translation in the Legal Context ***

The nature of legal practice has evolved over the last two decades to involve an unprecedented global component. Lawyers are now dealing with foreign clients and entities on a regular basis. This part of the practice brings about its own set of challenges, which are typically related to language and cultural barriers.

This event is complimentary for all active HCLA members.

All active 2020 HCLA members interested in attending the event, please register by emailing the HCLA.

Non-members are welcome to join for a $10 administrative fee. To register click on the link below.

The session is approved for 1 professionalism hour of CPD.

Speaker: Gary Kalaci, B.Sc., J.D., M.B.A.


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Please join this informative webinar to learn:

  • Most common challenges in working with documents from foreign jurisdictions.
  • Do-s and don’t-s in dealing with translations.
  • Best practices in choosing qualified professionals to handle your translation needs.
  • Understanding the cultural perspective and its importance in client interactions.
  • Case law in Canada and the US addressing translation concerns.
  • Privacy, confidentiality and compliance considerations when managing translations.
1 hours