JCR Privacy Policy

Who we are

TheJCR.com is a website created in conjunction with The Journal of Court Reporting and The JCR Weekly presents the news of the day about court reporting, captioning, and legal videography. TheJCR.com, The JCR Weekly, and The Journal of Court Reporting are publications of the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA).

NCRA welcomes visitors to TheJCR.com and respects their privacy. We are committed to protecting your personal information, and whenever you provide such information, we will only use your information in line with all applicable data protection laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL). We want you to be comfortable while you are here. Following is a brief explanation of how we currently gather information about visitors and what is done with it.


Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit certain Web pages. We use cookies to understand how our sites are used, which helps us to improve your overall online experience. Some of the cookies we use are necessary for some of our sites to work while other cookies are used to provide tailored advertising by trusted third parties. To find out more about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org.

The different types of cookies we use are one of the following:

  1. Strictly necessary – These cookies are essential for certain features of our websites to work, for example when you log in to provide you with the opportunity to view restricted content and/or update personal records. Without these cookies some services cannot be provided. These cookies are deleted as soon as you log out, or after a standard timeout.
  2. Performance – These cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how you use our websites. This information is used to help us improve our websites and understand how effective our advertisements are. In some cases, we use trusted third parties to collect this information for us, which may include recording your use of our websites, but they only use the information for the purposes explained. By using our websites, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device. You have the right to object to being tracked on our websites by emailing the Member Services and Information Center.

Managing cookies

If you’d prefer to restrict, block, or delete cookies from NCRA, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you choose to disable all cookies, we cannot guarantee the performance of our websites and some features may not work as expected.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Links to other websites

This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

If something goes wrong

If you suspect or discover an abuse of your personal privacy that involves the theJCR.com website, please contact the NCRA Web Administrator or the Member Services and Information Center so that an appropriate investigation can take place.

Concluding thoughts

The information that we all provide as we visit websites and transact business on the World Wide Web contributes to the general betterment of life online through improved responsiveness to our needs and interests. theJCR.com and NCRA want to preserve the social and economic benefits derived from such information. At the same time, we want to preserve the right of individuals to be protected from privacy abuses and the misappropriation of personal information. For more information about our website privacy policy, contact the NCRA Web Administrator.

For useful information about protecting your privacy as you travel on the World Wide Web, see the Federal Communications Commission’s Web page about “Site Seeing on the Internet”.

Last updated: June 2018