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We are pleased to announce that for 2014, all of our Certified LiveNote Reporter certification events will be held in conjunction with Mark Kislingbury. These exciting two-day events will help you develop faster writing skills and give you the opportunity to become a Certified LiveNote Reporter.

For each event, Mark will kick off the Summit by sharing his "secret" techniques that contributed to his phenomenal success in court reporting contests and his Guinness World Record of 360 wpm.

This session will help you become a faster, more accurate, less stressed, and altogether happier court reporter, with renewed love for your job. The certification program itself will be held Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning.

Preregister today by calling 1-800-548-3668, option 2 or email sales@reallegal.com. The cost to attend the two-day event is $395* and you will receive 1.0 CEU credits.

Space will fill quickly – register today!

Location and dates

Orlando Feb 8-9, 2014
Embassy Suites
191 E. Pine St.
Orlando, Fl 32801

Dallas Mar 8-9, 2014
Embassy Suites
4650 West Airport Freeway
Dallas / Irving, Texas 75062

Chicago April 5-6, 2014
Thomson Reuters
1 N. Dearborn, 6th Floor
Chicago IL 60602

NYC Sept 13-14, 2014
Doubletree Metropolitan Hotel
569 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10022

LA Oct 11-12, 2014
Embassy Suites
9801 Airport Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045

About CLR certification

The Certified LiveNote Reporter (CLR) certification program advances the role of technology in court reporting. In addition to learning about the technical aspects of realtime, you'll receive guidance and hands-on experience with software, hardware and the tools necessary to provide a quality realtime experience to your clients. Plus, all reporters who become CLR certified are eligible to receive:

  • 5 token-free LiveNote licenses for the loaner laptops
  • LiveNote Stream Manager (for facilitating Internet realtime jobs)
  • Prepaid NCRA CEU points
  • Free upgrade webinars
  • Software updates at an administrative cost

*Current CLRs can attend at a special discounted rate. Private CLR Programs are available upon request.

View course outline (PDF) »


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What are the benefits to the CLR Program? »

  1. Comprehensive Curriculum
    • A full day of hands-on instruction from a LiveNote expert
    • Technical skills testing and certification on the same day
    • Prepaid NCRA CEU credit
    • Free refresher workshop within one year, discounted thereafter
  2. Complimentary Software ($2,000+ value)
    • Five token-free licenses of the latest West LiveNote software to use on loaner computers
    • LiveNote Stream Manager software for court reporters to provide Internet realtime
  3. Ongoing Customer Service
    • Unlimited technical support for current Certified LiveNote Reporters
    • Advanced notice of the latest LiveNote product enhancements
    • Promotional assistance and marketing tools
    • Web-based continuing education, and new version training

Who is eligible for the CLR Program? »

Any realtime reporter is eligible for the course.

How is the CLR training offered? »

The CLR training and testing is offered at seminars in cities throughout the U.S. In addition, we offer private CLR training for your reporters to become certified. We will send a trainer directly to your firm with a minimum of seven attendees! Call us at 1-800-548-3668, ext. 2, to learn more.