Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
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Many do not know that the LegalXML Electronic Court Filing (ECF) standard allows for “links” to be submitted. We discuss below:
Thursday, April 16, 2015
There has been a recent discussion regarding how courts are dealing with information privacy issues for their document repositories. The Nebraska courts have posted their criminal and civil case court rules governing these documents on two web pages. And Ms. Jennifer Rasmussen, their CIO notes that “(t)hese rules have allowed us to make court document images available online since 2008 and are working well. In addition, we did a spot check in 2013 to see if attorneys were complying and found very few instances where they were not.”
Thursday, April 9, 2015
From a flowering springtime in Williamsburg, Virginia we share our latest news bites from around the court tech world. In this edition we share news about a CTC scholarship, social media process service, another electronic verification failure, new mobile phone apps for scanning and court check in, a white paper on court technology in 2020, and conference news.
Monday, April 6, 2015
Our court’s case records are finally all electronic (well, almost) and storage is cheap and fast – so we won’t ever need to purge case records again, right? Well, you may want to reconsider if that’s what you’re thinking. A new Joint Technology Committee (JTC) Resource Bulletin, “Developing an Electronic Records Preservation and Disposition Plan,” explores a myriad of issues relating to electronic records retention. It builds on a 2012-2013 Policy Paper published by the Conference of State Court Administrators (COSCA), “To Protect and Preserve: Standards for Maintaining and Managing 21st Century Court Records.”
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Monday, March 30, 2015
The COSCA/NACM Joint Technology Committee has issued a new resource bulletin, “EMV and Credit Card Liability: What Courts Need to Know”. As discussed last year in a CTB article, this mandatory change is coming in October, 2015.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
At the beginning of 2015 we (not so boldly) predicted that this was the year that we would see applications that use a more natural interface such as speech and pen input. Here is one cool new program that could guide our CCMS development plans.
Monday, March 23, 2015
The CTC 2015 education program will focus on six tracks: e-Bench and Judicial Tools; Electronic Court Records Management; the Management of Court IT; the Judiciary in a Virtual, Mobile and Social World; Access to Justice; and the Courthouse of the Future. Go to ctc2015.org on April 13 to get our best deal on CTC registration. No special code is required, but this is a one-day sale, so mark your calendar!
The link again is: http://www.ctc2015.org/