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2021 Annual Conference Recap

Thank you to our attendees, presenters, vendors, sponsors, and supporters!

A successful 2021 Annual Conference was held April 9-11, 2021, at the Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris. View the recap and highlights of the conference here!

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PRO Act Informational Session Recording Available

The recording is available for members of the Ohio Court Reporters Association only!

On Tuesday, April 20, 2021, Jocelynn Moore, J.D., NCRA Director of Government Relations, discussed the importance of understanding - and opposing - the independent contractor re-classification section contained within the Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2021 (PRO Act). This legislation could affect all of Ohio's court reporters and captioners! View the recorded session now!

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The Buckeye Record - Winter-Spring 2021 Edition

The latest issue of the The Buckeye Record is now available!

For a limited time, the Spring-Winter 2021 edition of The Buckeye Record is available without logging in. Nonmembers: Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to see what your OCRA is doing for all of Ohio's reporters and captioners.

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OCRA's Board of Directors recognize Ohio 2021 Court Reporting and Captioning Week

President Tammy McGhee encourages all Ohio reporters and captioners to share the excitement

The Board of Directors of the Ohio Court Reporters Association designate February 6-13, 2021 as Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week. The week-long event will highlight the many aspects of court reporting and captioning that make it a viable profession, including good salaries, flexibility, interesting venues, and the increasing demand for more reporters and captioners to meet the growing number of employment opportunities available in the field.

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Ohio Supreme Court iCourt Task Force Survey

The iCOURT Task Force was asked to survey justice system participants regarding their experiences and opinions with remote appearances and proceedings to help inform the task force’s recommendations.  The input of the stakeholders in our justice system will be essential to the work of the task force. 

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CANCELED: 2020 OCRA Annual Conference

Based upon your feedback, consultation with the Governor's Office, and negotiations with the Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris, the 2020 Annual Conference - OCRA's Centennial Celebration - has been canceled.

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OCRA Events

April 28, 2021

2021 Ohio Judicial Conference Court Technology Conference



August 12-14, 2021

Great Homeschool Convention


Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH

March 25-27, 2022

2022 OCRA Annual Conference

Save the Weekend for 2022!

Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris, Westerville, OH

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