Transius Symposium on Corpus Analysis in Legal Research and Legal Translation Studies 3 June 2016 – University of Geneva

The interdisciplinary Transius Symposium on Corpus Analysis in Legal Research and Legal Translation Studies will bring together legal, translation and linguistic researchers working with different corpora in national and international contexts. They will discuss how to make corpus analysis more accessible and fruitful in applied research. The advantages and challenges of using different types of corpora ―monolingual or multilingual, comparable or parallel― and analytical methods will be examined from various interdisciplinary angles. Corpus-building criteria, query strategies and corpus analytical tools will be illustrated with practical examples.
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Translating Europe Workshop: Forum on Quality in Legal Translation – June 6, 2016

The symposium is organized by the Institute of Applied Linguistics, University of Warsaw and the DGT Field Office in Poland as part of the Translating Europe project and is one of a series of Translating Europe Workshops taking place in all EU Member States. This Europewide project is designed to address skills gaps in the language industry and make translation students and graduates more readily employable. The symposium will address the issue of quality in legal translation from the research, market and training perspectives.
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Eleventh Conference on Legal Translation, Court Interpreting and Comparative Legilinguistics (Legal Linguistics) / The 17th International Roundtable for the Semiotics of Law – June 24-26, 2016

The Institute of Linguistics at Adam Mickiewicz University will hold an international conference devoted to language and the law combined with 17TH INTERNATIONAL ROUNDTABLE FOR THE SEMIOTICS OF LAW. The aim is to provide a forum for discussion in those scientific fields where linguistic and legal interests converge, and to facilitate integration between linguists, computer scientists and lawyers from all around the world. The conference will be held over 3 days, from 24th to 26th June (Friday-Sunday) 2016 in Poznan, Poland.
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