How the PRO Act Could Affect 250,000 US Language Professionals – via slator.com

Over 50 participants joined the Association of Language Companies (ALC) for its annual advocacy event, ALC on the Hill, to lobby US politicians on issues relevant to the language industry. The campaign, which wrapped up on March 19, 2021, consisted of virtual meetings with 70 offices from 17 states, the...

Three More Years: thebigword’s Ministry of Justice Contract Just Got Extended – via slator.com

Leeds-based language service provider (LSP), thebigword, has landed a three-year extension to the UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) interpretation contract it was awarded in 2016, according to a February 3, 2021 press statement. With the extension, the contract has reached its maximum duration and will go back to tender at...