Equal Access Initiative—Best Practices for Language Access in Michigan Courts
This event is offered in conjunction with the Bar's Annual Meeting
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: 9:00–10:30 a.m.
Location: DeVos Place, Grand Rapids
Registration is requested to allow for proper facilities planning. Visit the Bar's Annual Meeting page for more details.
The Michigan Supreme Court adopted language access court rules in September of 2013. All trial courts and communities in Michigan are actively working to implement the new rules. This program will review MCR 1.111, MCR 8.127, and the ABA Standards for Language Access in Courts. Interpreting demonstrations and best practice discussions are part of the program.