The need to simultaneously manage incongruities with terminology, while articulating a precise meaning to maintain a legal definition, requires that those working on legal translation projects be well versed in both the target language and the structure of the target legal system.
Are you trying to raise multilingual children? Or perhaps you’ve always wanted to learn a new language, but now you’re afraid you’re too old? If so, you may be asking yourself “ At what age it’s easiest to be taught a new language?” While scientists have researched the issue extensively, there’s no single answer that everyone agrees on, except perhaps “the earlier, the better.”
Many English words commonly in use today are based on German historical figures or folklore, or on philosophical or cultural concepts created by German artists and politicians. Here is a sampling of English words derived from German, as well as their origin.
Although ISO’s goal is to encourage uniformity in systems and products, some of the items that ISO covers may surprise you. Here’s a brief overview of how ISO standards are used to improve the user experience.
If you are a manufacturer, distributor, importer, or other entity involved with medical devices, here’s a brief overview of the data privacy provisions involved in MDR and what your organization can do to ensure compliance.
In addition to making day-to-day life easier (“Alexa, turn the lights on!”), industries such as healthcare have been relying on these types of devices to collect patient information faster and more accurately than ever before. But with great power comes great responsibility, especially when it comes to protecting sensitive data.