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A Day in the Life of an International Court Reporter – Anything BUT ‘Same Old, Same Old!”

What does a typical day look like for an international court reporter? According to Katy Forse of Merrill’s Asia office and Anabela Otero of Merrill’s London office, it’s anything but typical. True, everyone is focused on the same mission – providing professional deposition services for their client – but that’s where the similarity ends. On any given day, […]

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Merrill Deposition Services Expanding – Donnice Butler Joins Washington DC Team

We are very excited to announce that Donnice Butler has joined our Merrill Deposition Services team in the Baltimore/Washington DC area. She has many years of experience in the legal profession and one of the most “brightening-of-a-day” smiles. We look forward to working closely with Donnice as we continue to strengthen and expand in the […]

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A Profile for Success – Meet Paul Diserio, Legal Videographer in Japan

Some videographers train specifically to work in the legal field; others find their way there as a result of their passion for the recorded image. Paul Diserio, founder and Operations Manager of Legal Video Asia, is a veteran film professional whose work includes still photography, broadcast and commercial videography. Since 1995, he and his team […]

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Want a Wagon to Carry That Transcript?

The tools we use to create transcripts have certainly improved over the years. Sometimes it’s hard to recall exactly how transcripts were actually created before the days of notebook computers, wi-fi and the Internet. We asked some of our court reporters and videographers to share their fond memories of yesteryear’s equipment. When Paper Transcripts Ruled […]

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Merrill Expands Throughout Mississippi – Deposition Services

I had the opportunity to visit and strategize with Merrill’s team in Jackson, Mississippi.  Through the outstanding leadership there locally and the tremendous services levels provided by the team as a whole, they are setting the bar. Sales Manager, Candace O’Barr Jones and Sales/Ops Manager Adam Jones continue to bring technology and solutions to the area […]

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Paralegals as Non-Exempt Employees: The Good, the Bad, and the Potential

When the Department of Labor classified the paralegal professional as a non-exempt employee a few years ago, the designation received very mixed reviews among paralegals. For professionals such as Barbara Landes, whose career includes 20 years as a paralegal, the classification signaled a welcome addition of extra compensation since as a non-exempt employee, she would […]

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