11th Judicial District of Nevada Joins CHT!

Posted by John Arntsen on Thu, Nov 15, 2018 @ 02:00 PM

Courthouse Technologies is pleased to announce that the 11th Judicial District Court of Nevada has signed on to begin implementation of the CHT Jury Platform! The courts based out of Pershing, Mineral and Lander Counties are subscribing to use, Courthouse JMS along with Courthouse eResponse, our public facing self-service application; Courthouse IVR, our interactive voice response system; Courthouse SMS, text-messaging service; and, Courthouse SummonsDirect; our summons printing, mailing, and address verification service. The project will replace their existing jury management system and will be the 2nd implementation in Nevada after 1st Judicial District (Carson City), went live a couple of years ago.

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Tags: Nevada Jury, Nevada, 11th Judicial District, Jury Management, Jury System, Jury Management Technology, Jury Technology

Parker County, TX goes Hosted with CHT!

Posted by John Arntsen on Wed, Nov 14, 2018 @ 04:00 PM

Courthouse Technologies is pleased to announce that the Parker County District Court has signed on to begin implementation of the CHT Jury Platform! The court in Weatherford, TX is subscribing to use and have CHT host our core system, Courthouse JMS along with Courthouse eResponse, our public facing self-service application; Courthouse IVR, our interactive voice response system; Courthouse IDS, our summons image and data capture system; Courthouse SMS, text-messaging service; and, Courthouse SummonsDirect; our summons printing, mailing, and address verification service. The project will replace Tyler Technologies jury management system and will be the 5th county in Texas to enter into agreement with Courthouse Technologies.

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Tags: Texas, Parker County, Texas Jury, Hosting Services, Subscribing, Jury Management, Courthouse JMS,, JMS in the Cloud

Bell County, TX Subscribes with CHT!

Posted by John Arntsen on Sat, Jun 09, 2018 @ 02:00 PM

Courthouse Technologies is pleased to announce that the Bell County District Court has signed on to begin implementation of the CHT Jury Platform! The court in Belton, TX is subscribing to use our core system, Courthouse JMS along with Courthouse eResponse, our public facing self-service application; Courthouse IVR, our interactive voice response system; Courthouse IDS, our summons image and data capture system; Courthouse SMS, text-messaging service; and, Courthouse SummonsDirect; our summons printing, mailing, and address verification service. The project will replace the County's existing jury management system and will be the 4th county in Texas to enter into agreement with Courthouse Technologies.

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Tags: Texas Jury, Jury Management, Cost-Savings in your Jury Operation, Bell County, Texas, Jury Technology

The Territory of Nunavut Signs Up with CHT!

Posted by John Arntsen on Tue, Mar 06, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Courthouse Technologies is pleased to announce that the Nunavut Court of Justice has begun implementation of a new jury system! The court headquartered in Iqaluit has entered into an agreement with CHT to implement Courthouse JMS along with Courthouse eResponse, our browser-facing self-service application; while having CHT providing hosting services via Courthouse Cloud.

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Tags: Nunavut,, Canada, Canadian Jury Management, Jury Management, Accessibility

5 Reasons to Choose a Small Business Over Big Corporations

Posted by John Arntsen on Thu, Feb 08, 2018 @ 09:00 AM

Small-Business-Sign-300x256.jpgWhy a court would purchase software from a small, boutique software vendor rather than from a more conventional, larger corporation? Its an interesting question. It implies that it is riskier to do business with a smaller firm. We know this because big corporations tout their size, the number of employees and resources they have at their disposal as one of their main selling points. At face value, a bigger company feels like a safer pick. However, I believe that picking a vendor because of its size is misleading. Here are 5 reasons why you should think twice before going with a big corporation.

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Tags: Jury Management, Jury Expertise, Customer Support, Jury Technology

Please Welcome our Newest Team Member: Genafer Brewer!

Posted by Scott Kerr on Mon, Jan 29, 2018 @ 02:00 PM

We are pleased to announce that Genafer Brewer has joined the Courthouse Technologies team as a Product Specialist, effective January 18, 2018. Gena joins CHT with extensive knowledge and experience in jury operations. For the last decade, she held the position of Supervisor of Records and the Jury Office for the Macomb County Circuit Court in Mt. Clemens, Michigan.

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Tags: Jury Management, Jury System, Efficiency, Customer Support

Effective Juror Utilization

Posted by John Arntsen on Wed, Jan 04, 2017 @ 06:00 AM

In a previous article, I discussed why Jury Yield is so Important and how increasing your jury yield can lead to efficiency and cost-savings. It is one of the two most important statistics that determine how well you are running your jury operation. The other? Jury Utilization.

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Tags: Juror Utilization, Jury Yield, Jury Statistics, Jury Expertise, Jury Management