February 2, 2010
CourtAlert Business Development Alerts were a major
success for clients in 2009 and CourtAlert has been enhancing the service
Business Development Alerts are available for
Southern District of New York ("SDNY") and NY County Supreme
complaints. For names (and Nature of Suit in SDNY) you specify, you will receive an alert and the copy of the
complaint in quickest way in New York.
Considering that copies
of complaints are at no charge this service is also less expensive than
The names specified are,
at the current time, the names of the defendant in the complaint. Our
reporters in the court provide logical review of the name so similar names
announces a watch by any word/name
in the complaint text. Our clients will be altered (along with a copy)
for any complaint that contains the name(s) you specify anywhere in the
Firms put their client
names and potential client names for watch will now receive an alert if the
name is mentioned anywhere in
the complaint text.
To facilitate this
service, every complaint is quickly processed for Optical Character
Recognition, building on methods and programs developed by CourtAlert for
its Case Management product.
The Business Development Alert service, in addition
to the above, is included at no additional charge:
time archive of complaints - copies of any complaint in SDNY and NY Supreme
- this feature is also enhanced, please see the separate announcement on
can research the complaint database from their Blackberry and have the
complaint copies emailed to them and anyone else they wish
person in the firm you authorize can use the complaint archive at no
can have multiple CourtAlert profiles and a copy of the alert can
automatically go to the applicable partner in the firm. For example,
employment Business Development Alert to one partner, intellectual property alerts
go to another partner and securities alerts go to a third partner, the managing
attorney/clerk typically receives real-time copies of all alerts.
other business development alerts are included at no additional charge
There is no limit to the
number of names or Nature of Suit you are watching for. The cost for the
service remains the same, $150 per month per court, or $250 per month for
both SDNY and NY County Supreme.
Business Development Alerts remain a strategic
service and CourtAlert and we plan on continue enhancing it further in the
We are Committed to Remain the Best!
Izzy Schiller, President