What a great turnout we had for the 2017 ILCRA Marathon Seminar held March 4, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Chicago - Oak Brook!
Stay tuned for pictures and more information on the event. Great speakers and networking with colleagues demonstrate why ILCRA events are amazing.
ILCRA Student Scholarship
Students, you could win $1,000, plus a complimentary registration to the 2017 ILCRA Annual
Convention in Springfield, Illinois, on September 15-16, 2017. The prize also includes hotel accommodations for one night, a $50 mileage stipend, and a one-year Associate Membership in the Illinois Court Reporters Association. The winner will become a member of the ILCRA Student Scholarship Committee for the following year. Second place ($500) and Third place ($300) prizes will also be awarded.
To enter the contest, complete the application below and compose a one-page, typewritten, double-spaced essay on the following topic: "Describe what the professions of court reporting and captioning are like today from your perspective. What do you think the professions of court reporting and captioning will be like in the next ten years?”
The Governor of the great state of Illinois signed a proclamation naming February 11-18 the National Court Reporting and Captioning Week. The proclamation mentions the amazing work reporters and captioners do and the value of our members.
Court Reporters Needed: Job Openings
State of Wisconsin (5/2017) - Official Court Reporters. Several positions available. Click herefor more information.
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Membership does have its privileges, and ILCRA has some great savings for you. We are always looking to increase value to our members, and we have created an exclusive members only discount program with key vendors for you. There are HUGE savings and, if used, will more than pay for your ILCRA membership many times over! We have established discount programs with Office Depot, Pengad, ProCAT and Reporting Solutions.Click Herefor your savings, but this is for ILCRA members only.
Audio Backup Tapes
An ILCRA member contacted us regarding case law dealing with court reporter's audio tapes. For more information, you may contact the ILCRA Board for case law stating the reporter's audio backup tapes are the reporter's personal property to which the public has no entitlement. NCRA Advisory Opinion No. 38 can be located here.NCRA Advisory Opinion 38