Translation Issues in Language and Law

Contributions from world-class specialists in Europe and the USA provide an overview of the major linguistic and legal issues arising in legal translation.

Translation Issues in Language and Law

Contributions from world-class specialists in Europe and the USA provide an overview of the major linguistic and legal issues arising in legal translation.

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Translation Issues in Language and Law
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: F. Olsen, R. Lorz, D. Stein
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-19 - Publisher: Springer

With contributions from world-class specialists this first book-length work looks at translation issues in forensic linguistics, where accuracy and cultural understandings play a prominent part in the legal process.
Language and Legal Interpretation in International Law
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Anne Lise Kjaer, Joanna Lam
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

International law is usually communicated in more than one language and reflects common norms that lawyers and adjudicators across national legal cultures agree on and develop together. As a result, the negotiation of the wording and meaning of international legislative texts is an integral part of legal interpretation in international
Language and Culture in EU Law
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Susan Šarčević
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Written by distinguished legal and linguistic scholars and practitioners from the EU institutions, the contributions in this volume provide multidisciplinary perspectives on the vital role of language and culture as key forces shaping the dynamics of EU law. The broad spectrum of topics sheds light on major Europeanization processes at
Translation Issues in Language and Law
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Frances Olsen, R. Alexander Lorz, R. Lorz, Dieter Stein
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-19 - Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

Contributions from world-class specialists in Europe and the USA provide an overview of the major linguistic and legal issues arising in legal translation.
Language and the Right to Fair Hearing in International Criminal Trials
Language: en
Pages: 146
Authors: Catherine S. Namakula
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-07 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Language and the Right to Fair Hearing in International Criminal Trials explores the influence of the dynamic factor of language on trial fairness in international criminal proceedings. By means of empirical research and jurisprudential analysis, this book explores the implications that conducting a trial in more than one language can