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  • April 21st, 2014

    Legislative update

    CFI’s legislative and policy committee has been closely following the development of California’s Statewide Language Access Plan (LAP). A Working Group of judges, attorneys and interpreters appointed by the Judicial Council is responsible for making recommendations to the council. The statewide LAP is expected to be finalized by the end of December. CFI participated in a […]

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  • April 21st, 2014

    The president got mail…

    …and would like to share it with all members. Here it is: April 9, 2014 To the President of CFI:             In the midst of political battles, conflicts and differences of opinions, we feel that the people that are supposed to represent and defend our best interests have lost perspective […]

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  • April 21st, 2014

    VRI Update #4

    SACRAMENTO _ CFI’s statewide VRI committee detailed the technology specs required for a reliable and quality Video Remote Interpreting system during this week’s meet and confer session with Region 3 representatives. The bandwidth, network, audio, video and equipment minimums CFI’s consultant recommends for a system would provide the sound and visual quality needed to interpret […]

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  • April 21st, 2014

    Some very sad news…

    It is with deep regret that we inform you that our fellow interpreter and co-worker Maria Kott passed away early last Friday evening after many years of struggling with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Unexpected complications at the end of a very long and difficult surgery created circumstances from which Maria could not survive. Her husband and […]

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  • April 16th, 2014

    FT AOC Staff Position on Testing

    Senior Court Services Analyst, full time job at the AOC office in San Francisco. Deadline extended to Monday April 21 at 5pm.

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