Origins of the Legal System

As any good court reporter knows, those in the legal field frequently use a number of Latin phrases. Though laws change often, legal traditions fall away much more slowly, and if you were to sit in a courtroom today you’d hear dozens if not hundreds of antique Roman words. Being in the court reporting industry, it’s helpful to have a comprehension of the terms you’ll likely encounter in a civil procedure setting. We’ve included just a few of our favorites below:

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016

By far the greatest international honor for economists around the world, this week Professors Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström were announced as the co-recipients of the Nobel Prize in Economics. Well-known in finance circles for their work in contract theory, Hart and Holmström were awarded the prize for detailing how “essential contracts are for the functioning of modern societies.”

Columbus Day - 10/10/2016

Although many government offices will be closed Monday, October 10th, due to the Columbus Day federal holiday, we at NRGCO wanted to let you know that we will be operating during our usual business hours.

We hope you enjoy your day off if you have one, but rest assured that the reporters of NRGCO will be diligently working away to meet all of your court reporting and transcription needs!