Deliscar to present full-day course “Translating French Contracts” in Montréal – June 16, 2018

Posted on: June 10th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is presenting a full-day course in Montréal, Que., for translators who want to learn how to translate French contracts and expand their bilingual French-English legal terminology. Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, and Magistrad are offering this course to provide translators with a two-fold training experience. “Firstly, translators will learn how to translate contracts from a […]

“THE LANGUAGE OF LEGAL CORRESPONDENCE” AND “THE LANGUAGE OF CONTRACTS” – LEGAL TRANSLATION WEBINARS ON MAY 29 AND 31, 2018

Posted on: May 24th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of legal correspondence and contracts with linguists via two webinar programs. The Language of Legal Correspondence: Reading and Understanding Legal Communications will be held May 31 from 10 a.m. to noon. In this advanced course, Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will analyze the structure of legal correspondence to assist legal translators. The webinar […]

Resources for Family Law Cases subject to Hague Convention

Posted on: May 17th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Family law litigants serving documents abroad must make sure they do so in compliance with an international convention on the subject, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, a law firm that offers services in English, French and Spanish, explains that a landmark 2016 Divisional Court decisionconfirmed that family law litigants in Ontario are subject […]

“Ask the Lawyer” Day on Wills & Powers of Attorney – Four Corners – Brampton Public Library – May 17, 2018

Posted on: May 16th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. On May 17 from 1:30 – 3 p.m., Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will answer legal questions on wills and powers of attorney, including why you need a will, what happens if […]

Webinar: “Diversifying Your Practice to Reach Ethnic Communities” – May 1, 2018

Posted on: May 1st, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

On May 1, join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar for a one-hour webinar aimed at lawyers who wish to market their practices to specific ethnic communities or language groups. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will share tools and best practices, and cover topics including: — Why target specific ethnic groups/language groups in law firm marketing; — Mediums to […]

Lawyer Lunch and Learn at 10C Shared Space, Guelph, Ontario – April 25, 2018

Posted on: April 24th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

On April 25, join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar for a lunch and learn about family law in Ontario. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will present an informative session covering marriage, custody, and divorce. The presentation will be followed by a questions-and-answers segment. The free event takes place at noon at 10C Shared Space, 42 Carden St. in […]

Charges stayed after police breach linguistic rights

Posted on: April 24th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

An Ontario judge’s decision to stay criminal charges against a francophone man because the police failed to serve him in French is a reminder of the importance of linguistic rights, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. The CBC recently reported on the case, which involved a Sudbury, Ont. man arrested in 2016 for impaired driving […]

“French Legalese for Lawyers” Webinar Series starts April 10, 2018

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

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 workshop, which includes […]

“ASK THE LAWYER” DAY ON WILLS & POWERS OF ATTORNEY FOR ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF PEEL – April 10, 2018

Posted on: March 31st, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

On April 10, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program, discussing wills and powers of attorney. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will answer legal questions on wills and powers of attorney, including why you need a will, what happens if you don’t have one, what are powers of attorney and why they […]

Official French version of Constitution long overdue

Posted on: March 16th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

It’s time Canada’s Constitution was made fully bilingual, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. At its recent annual general meeting, the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) passed a resolution demanding the federal government enact French versions of portions of the Constitution that never made it onto the statute books. “It’s a very important issue, and I’m glad the CBA is pushing […]