Update II – COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response from Deliscar Professional Corporation

Posted on: April 11th, 2020 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Good afternoon and Happy Easter:   Deliscar Professional Corporation remains committed to our clients’ health and safety in light of the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), while continuing to provide legal and language services to our clients. In light of the steps taken by the Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, the City of Guelph […]

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response from Deliscar Professional Corporation

Posted on: March 17th, 2020 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Deliscar Professional Corporation is committed to our clients’ health and safety in light of the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), while continuing to provide legal and language services to our clients. In light of the steps taken by the Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, the City of Guelph and the City of Brampton, as […]

Verification and Notarization of Powers of Attorney in Spanish

Posted on: March 11th, 2020 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Are you living in Canada, but do you have business or property in Spain or another Spanish-speaking country? If so, you may need a special power of attorney to appoint someone (your attorney) to act on your behalf. This blog post explains the steps to take to ensure that a special power of attorney that […]

“FRENCH LEGALESE FOR LAWYERS” WEBINAR SERIES STARTS MAY 5, 2020

Posted on: March 5th, 2020 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is partnering with ezCPD.ca this month to offer a three-part webinar series for lawyers exploring French legalese. Participants will learn both French and English legal terms, enabling them to work more effectively with French-speaking clients or when clients have French matters. Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will lead this interactive […]

“KNOW YOUR LEGAL TERMS IN ENGLISH, FRENCH, AND SPANISH” WEBINAR SERIES STARTS SEPTEMBER 6, 2019

Posted on: September 2nd, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar and eCPD is presenting Know Your Legal Terms in English, French, and Spanish a 10-part series of webinars on English, French and Spanish terminology used in North American legal systems. Participants will learn English, French and Spanish meanings for a variety of legal terms, enabling them to complete a comprehensive glossary. The workshops will be interactive, […]

Official Languages Act review a good first step: Deliscar

Posted on: June 10th, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

The federal government’s review of the Official Languages Act is a welcome development, says Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar. “It is time this decades-old law was brought up to date,” says Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, a law firm that offers services in English, French and Spanish. “Many people have a hard time understanding what their language rights are, so we need […]

Increased court demand for ‘minority language’ interpreters

Posted on: May 11th, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

As the influx of people who speak “minority languages” increases, so will the demand on Canadian immigration courts to provide interpreters, says Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar. “It’s very easy to think, ‘for this case, we need an interpreter who speaks Spanish, or French, or Mandarin,’” says Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, a law firm that offers […]

“Know Your Legal Terms in English, French, and Spanish” Webinar Series starts April 2, 2019

Posted on: April 1st, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar and eCPD is presenting Know Your Legal Terms in English, French, and Spanish a 10-part series of webinars on English, French and Spanish terminology used in North American legal systems Participants will learn English, French and Spanish meanings for a variety of legal terms, enabling them to complete a comprehensive glossary. The workshops will be interactive, […]

Supreme Court decision a boost for language rights

Posted on: March 9th, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

A Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) decision shows how more judges are recognizing the importance of language rights, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. The unanimous nine-judge panel’s ruling upheld a Federal Court of Appeal judgment which overturned a Tax Court decision after the judge was found to have violated the official language rights of an insurance company’s lawyer and its […]

WEBINAR: “ABSTRACTING SPANISH CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL TRANSLATORS” – FEBRUARY 26, 2019

Posted on: February 21st, 2019 by Suzanne Deliscar Add A Comment

ABSTRACTING SPANISH CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL TRANSLATORS Working with Spanish and English? This ninety-minute in-depth webinar will help you get clients in North America and help you learn more about contracts. Would you like to learn more about Spanish contracts by acquiring a new, marketable skill? Contract abstraction is key for contract management and this can help you […]