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Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Region 2 Civil Expansion Meet and Confer

Region 2 bargaining committee members met Thursday with court representatives to discuss the impact of court plans to provide interpreters in civil cases. CFI supports courts providing interpreters in family law and civil court matters.

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Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Region 4 Bargaining Update #2

Contract negotiations between CFI and the Region 4 courts continued this week. The Region made several proposals that are inexplicably draconian, and could ultimately interfere with providing justice in the Courts.

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Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

CFI Region 1: Get Informed and Vote

CFI will hold a meeting this Saturday, July 26, 2014 to answer members’ questions about Region 1 Courts’ last, best and final offer. Those present vote on the proposal.

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Sunday, July 20th, 2014

A bittersweet sendoff for CFI’s Fanny Suarez

CFI’s Fanny Suarez has served in many roles over the years: teacher, colleague, steward, bargaining team member and union representative. She is now adding a new job to the list: investigator.

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Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

CFI Bargaining Updates

CFI Bargaining Updates: Region 4 Negotiations

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Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Region 4 Bargaining Update #1

Contract negotiations between CFI and the Region 4 courts began this week. During the half-day session Monday, Region 4 Chief Spokesperson Joe Wiley handed the CFI bargaining team eight proposals.

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Friday, July 11th, 2014

CFI Region 1 Informational & Ratification Meeting

A ratification/informational meeting to consider the last, best and final offer by Region 1 is scheduled for the afternoon of July 26, 2014 in Santa Fe Springs.

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Monday, June 30th, 2014

CFI-TTIG bill on interpreter verification before CA Senate

CFI, with the support of The Translators and Interpreters Guild (TTIG), is sponsoring legislation to ensure quality interpretation and to prevent fraudulent use of interpreters’ credentials.

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Friday, June 27th, 2014

Region 1 Bargaining Update # 11: Members to Vote on Region’s Last, Best and Final Proposal

Region 1 Courts made their last, best and final offer to CFI during this week’s negotiating session. The CFI bargaining team took time to consider the Region’s offer and decided to bring it to the members for a vote.

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Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Job Opening: Alameda Superior Court, Full Time Mandarin

The Superior Court of Alameda County is currently accepting applications for a Full Time Mandarin Court Interpreter.

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