August 19, 2011
In response to our
clients request CourtAlert announces a method to watch NYSCEF cases every
While NYSCEF cases
continue to be watched with our regular CourtAlert NYS Supreme watch
service (including New York County Clerk minutes), there is a time lag
between NYSCEF filings and the time New York County and NYS Supreme Post RJI computers are updated.
announces a system to follow NYSCEF cases directly from the NYSCEF system
without being a party to the case. The program will monitor the case every
15 minutes, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The system is designed
for time sensitive matters and currently the request to put cases on this
NYSCEF High Frequency watch is by email to Support@CourtAlert.com. Please
specify the case county, index number, caption and client/matter numbers.
CourtAlert will attempt
to notify users only when there is a change on the docket sheet, the
threshold to determine a real change is conservative and it is possible
that some alerts be produced even if there are no meaningful changes in the
docket. Each alert contains the entire docket sheet.
The fee for watching a
NYSCEF case every 15 minutes is $1.50 per day per case, which is $45 per
case for 30-day month.
This new watch does not
replace the regular CourtAlert NYS Supreme watch for new filings, orders,
dates, etc.. Information is available only from
NYS Supreme Court mainframe database used for the regular watches.
Users are advised to put
watched NYSCEF case on both watches. The new service is intended to elevate
the need to manually review the docket sheet every few minutes for
At this time, putting
cases to NYSCEF High Frequency watch is done by email to Support@CourtAlert.com, this new
services has been praised by the clients who tested it, please try it.
We are Committed to Remain the
Izzy Schiller, President