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Save the date: The 5th General Assembly of EULITA will be held in Opatija, Croatia, on 21 March 2015 16/07/2014 10:56

The Croatian Association of Court Interpreters and Translators (ACIT) and the Law Faculty of the University of Rijeka are jointly organizing a conference entitled Professionalization vs. Deprofessionalization: Building Standards for Legal Interpreters and Translators on 20 and 21 March 2015, which will be sponsored by EULITA and will precede the EULITA General Assembly. The focus of the conference is placed on legal interpreters and translators vs.

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Review: Legal Translation in Context 08/07/2014 10:20

The book "Legal Translation in Context: Professional Issues and Prospects" edited by Anabel Borja Albi and Fernando Prieto Ramos as volume 4 of the series "New Trends In Translation Studies" was reviewed by EULITA, which can be found here.

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QUALETRA final conference in Antwerp on 16 and 17 October 2014 02/07/2014 20:30

The QUALETRA Final Conference is the final activity of the QUALETRA project on training, assessment, certification and accreditation of legal translators in criminal proceedings. The consortium will present the results to all stakeholders and give the floor to external experts. The conference aims to bring together an EU-wide platform for the exchange of best practices and experience. This will lead to a stronger harmonization of training courses and an increased awareness of the issue of quality in legal translation in the Member States.

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The LIT Search project was launched 25/06/2014 10:38

The LIT Search project was launched in Antwerp on 6 and 7 May with the participation of all project members.

6th May: Group invited to a walking dinner at the Meir Palace. This gave everyone a chance to socialize & get to know each other.

7th May: Group met at 9 am for a one-day meeting at university campus.

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Conference on Directive 64/2010/UE 02/06/2014 09:10

AssITIG and the Bar of Siracusa are pleased to announce the


“THE RIGHT TO DEFENCE OF FOREIGNERS. The important role of Legal translators and interpreters in the light of the adoption of Directive 64/2010/UE”

SIRACUSA 21st JUNE 2014 – Auditorium Liceo Classico T. Gargallo
Via Luigi Monti 31, Siracusa
9:00 – 17:00

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New Executive Committee of EULITA Elected 08/04/2014 09:59

At the General Assembly of EULITA, which was held in Krakow, Poland, on 5 April 2014, the Executive Committee for the next three years (2014 – 2017) was elected. Liese Katschinka (Austria), President, Christiane Driesen (Germany), Vice-President, Zofia Rybinska (Poland), Vice-President, Katy Stifterova (Czech Republic), Secretary, Lucía Castaño-Castaño (Spain), Treasurer, and Flavia Caciagli (Italy) were re-elected and will serve a second mandate. Geoffrey Buckingham, United Kingdom, is the new man on the team.

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