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Our mission is to help raise the profile of interpreting.
A UNIFIED RESPONSE TO ENSURE ACCESS TO INTERPRETING SERVICES
DURING THE PANDEMIC
WHEN: Thursday, March 26, 8am-10am PDT / 11am-1pm EDT
Join us for this urgent, free online forum to jump start a proactive, global response to preserve access to interpreting services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
ALL are invited. ALL are welcome.
AB 5 is still a pressing issue for California's interpreters.
AB5 is a California bill that classifies independent contractors as employees. It went into effect on January 1st, 2020, without an exemption for translators and interpreters, and the negative effects are piling up.
A "fix it" bill with language that protect linguists in making its way through the legislature. The time is RIGHT NOW to pressure your legislators to make things right for independent contractor language professionals.
CoPTIC (the Coalition of Practicing Interpreters and Translators of California) has all the information you need to join this effort.
Visit the CoPTIC website, take action today, and share out widely!
Our story is is trending. Make your voice heard by taking action!