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  • September 18th, 2014

    Governor signs into law CFI-sponsored interpreter credential verification bill

    Gov. Ed Brown signed into law a CFI-sponsored bill mandating an interpreter’s certification be stated and verified on the record for court proceedings and depositions.

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  • September 14th, 2014

    CFI at State Bar Language Access Panel

    SAN DIEGO _ CFI President Ariel Torrone discussed working with interpreters and the interpreter employment system as part of the language access panel at the Annual State Bar meeting. The panel titled Developments in Access to Justice: New California Language Access Plan was held this weekend and focused expected language interpretation changes in California courts.

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  • September 8th, 2014

    Santa Clara is recruiting all languages

    The Santa Clara Superior Court is establishing an eligibility list which may be used to fill both temporary and permanent vacancies.

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  • August 30th, 2014

    Notice: R3 VRI ratification meetings and vote

    Region 3 and CFI reached a tentative agreement on terms and conditions for VRI. It has been ratified by the Region and will be put to union members for a vote in the next two weeks.

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  • August 22nd, 2014

    Bylaws Update

    We’ve received many questions about the ballots that our parent union, TNG-CWA, mailed out to our members this past Wednesday, Aug. 20, and which many of you have already received. Be sure to vote — and VOTE NO on these bylaws sent to you by TNG-CWA. It is important for CFI members┬áto know that the […]

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