August 2016

 

Editor’s Note

Chicago, known as Chicagoland, The Windy City, City by the Lake, Paris on the Prairie, and Chi-Town, is now officially home to Magna LS! Chicago is by far one of my favorite cities. Partly because the Twinkie was invented there,...
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Steel Counselor

Christopher Greene is a self-described “small town guy from Alabama” who got his college degree in political science from a “small university” outside Birmingham: the University of Montevallo. He knew he wanted to go to law school but didn’t have...
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Magna Legal Services Provides Interpreters for the UFC Athlete Summit in Las Vegas

Magna Legal Services, one of the country’s largest jury research, litigation graphics and court reporting companies, recently provided conference interpreters in multiple languages for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Athlete Summit, April 3-5 in Las Vegas, NV. To assist the...
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Top 10 Document Translation Tips and Pitfalls

1. Make sure the source text is readable. To help speed up the translation process and ensure accuracy, it’s best to have an electronic file in an editable format such as MS Word. If an editable file is not available,...
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Top Litigator Insights: Depositions

As a practicing litigation consultant and former litigator, I believe the art of conducting a deposition is a fascinating three-way dance of questioner, deponent and presenting attorney. As was demonstrated at Magna’s Mock Crisis at the Breakers, attorneys must balance...
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