Patent documents protect the work of individuals, articulate clarity and dispel ambiguity – all factors that must remain as part of a translation. Poor translation can weaken protection and affect important deadlines.
Below we’ve detailed the various areas of patent and trade mark law where translations are vital, and why accurate translations are essential.
Whether the case involves an accident or illness occurring overseas to an English speaker, or a foreign national being injured or treated in the UK, translation and interpreting often play a vital role in a personal injury or medical negligence claim.
Interpreters and translators may be needed at all stages of a claim, including:
AM: Getting off to a flying start, you never know what your inbox holds…
The day starts of course with a decent cappuccino whilst the emails are downloading… we never know from one hour to the next just what challenges our customers will present us with. Life is never dull at ABC Translations!
A few months back I had a call from Anna Prior, Project Administrator of the British Airways i360 with responsibility for marketing projects and procurement. Anna and I had met a few years ago via Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce, and she was looking for a partner to translate various marketing items, including the
Every year on GBBO, Mary and Paul seem to find new challenges for the bakers, with cakes and pastries from around the world that none of them have heard of before. I love seeing the way different cultures indulge their sweet tooth, and just how outlandishly Mel and Sue pronounce the confections the contestants are
Would business be better if we came out of the European Union?
ABC Translations were delighted to sponsor the Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce Big Debate on the subject “Should the EU be more business friendly” with speakers Caroline Lucas MP and Daniel Hannan MEP at the The Brighthelm Centre on Friday 15 January.
We regularly provide translations and interpreters for personal injury cases where UK citizens have been injured overseas; translating medical and police reports, or providing interpreters for medical appointments and court hearings. In the case of deaths abroad, we also provide services to coroners so that they can carry out inquests. So we’re naturally intrigued by
We are all pretty familiar with Easter traditions in the UK: pancakes on Shrove Tuesday, church services on Good Friday, mass on Palm Sunday, hot cross buns, Simnel cake and of course chocolate eggs. Many Christian countries across the world have similar traditions during this period, and as always, there are some interesting customs too
Since May 2010, when the then deputy prime minister Nick Clegg announced the end of child detention in the UK, separated asylum seeking children can only be held in specific, child-friendly facilities, for a maximum of seven days.
Therefore, when asylum seekers arrive in the UK they are assessed by immigration officers in an initial screening
The Six Nations is well underway and so far it’s been an interesting tournament. Going back to basics, the Six Nations is one of the oldest rugby tournaments in the World; the first Home Nations between England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland was held in 1883, becoming the Five Nations with the arrival of France in