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Upcoming Webinar: Step-By-Step Guide to Remote Digital Depositions

By Danielle Chazen

Initially, the idea of transforming the way legal processes have always been conducted was met with hesitation and many questions. Yet the need for remote digital depositions has grown exponentially in recent weeks due to the COVID-19 crisis. As a follow up to Verbit's recent webinar, which explored the current need to conduct legal proceedings digitally and remotely, we'll conduct…
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Exploring Remote Depositions & What’s Ahead for the Legal Market

By Danielle Chazen

Verbit recently hosted a webinar for legal professionals seeking information on how to effectively transition to remote digital depositions. Alex Hewitt, Director of Operations at vTestify, joined Jacques Botbol, VP of Marketing at Verbit, to explore how the legal industry is evolving overall and responding to the current climate and need to work remotely due to the COVID-19 crisis. vTestify…
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Court & Legal Transcription Jobs – Get More Business

By Danielle Chazen

Transcriptionists and transcription companies are always seeking ways to uncover new projects and opportunities, including more court transcription jobs. Within the legal realm, quality transcripts are needed for a plethora of proceedings. Legal transcription work is often required to provide an admissible record of general correspondence and memos, attorney dictation, depositions, videotaped interviews, medical-legal reports, workers’ compensation transcription, legal agreements…
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Coronavirus Increases Number of Remote Depositions

By Danielle Chazen

Legal professionals are working on contingency plans in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Some of the world’s largest law firms, including Shearman & Sterling, are issuing travel bans and others like Dorsey & Whitney and Baker McKenzie are limiting nonessential travel and putting remote working protocols in place. More and more businesses are enlisting further measures to provide employees with…
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Webinar Recap: Ask The Legal Expert

By Danielle Chazen

Legal professionals are actively searching for insights on the impact of digital transformation on their roles and workloads. The legal industry is at a turning point. Due to the growing shortage of stenographers, professionals must embrace digital transformation, not fear it. Many legal professionals are already turning to technology to meet industry demands, remain competitive and service more clients. However,…
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Verbit Announces Strategic Partnership with STTI, Verbit CEO to Join Board of Directors

By Danielle Chazen

Verbit is excited to announce our new strategic partnership with the Speech to Text Institute (STTI), a non-profit organization composed of businesses and practitioners from across the speech-to-text industry. Verbit’s CEO and co-founder, Tom Livne, will also join STTI’s board of directors. This collaboration will advance both companies’ missions to innovate the court reporting industry and drive transformation in legal…
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Full Transcription Style Guide for Professionals

By Danielle Chazen

Serving as an effective stenographer or professional transcriptionist requires both skill and speed. In addition to personal preferences for how to tackle projects efficiently, there are transcription guidelines and transcription rules to be aware of when producing materials. For example, there are many transcription nuances to consider. Is there a correct way to handle transcribing numbers? Do you know how…
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A Deposition Transcript from A to Z: Professional Tips

By Danielle Chazen

A legal transcription provides courts, attorneys and their clients with an accurate word-for-word capture of events that transpired. Whether it's a court session, deposition, conference call or legal proceeding, when a transcription is not accurate, it hurts the ability to ensure citizens are provided with a just, fair process. Depositions are crucial for attorneys to gather important information for cases…
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Court Reporter Equipment Options: From Typewriters to AI Software

By Danielle Chazen

The legal industry and the way it operates, continue to evolve due to digital transformation and the development of new technologies. There are a plethora of equipment options available to today’s court reporters as a result. When considering the trained professionals available to capture legal proceedings and provide stenographic services, it’s more critical than ever to take the necessary steps…
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The Digital Continuum: Transforming Legal Processes

By Danielle Chazen

Artificial Intelligence is helping to make current legal processes run more efficiently. Currently, with the growing shortage of court stenographers available to lend their services, courts, legal agencies and clients are experiencing delays and increased costs. One area where AI is being employed most successfully is the production of admissible transcripts of legal proceedings. Yet AI-based speech-to-text based transcripts are…
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