|Billing & Saving Money||Appointments|
|Print Out||Data Security|
|Easy to Learn||Custom Modifications|
Information Management :
All of the standard information you normally collect on
a case is easily entered in the Case Information Management window. Here you can put the case number, case name, client names, opposing attorney, all the relevant addresses and phones numbers, the court, the judge, the trial date, a general case description, notes on the case, etc. It is all displayed on (and printable from) one convenient window along with all of that particular cases due dates. Top of page
Reminds You of Due Dates: The
number one source of malpractice suits
against attorneys is missed due dates. Using your computers clock, Best Tickler will automatically remind you with a single glance at a small monitor window on your desktop of your important filing dates, client meetings, depositions, court appearances, dockets, payments due you, etc. as their dates approach. You can set the time periods for different warning levels (e.g. critical, standard, future) for the number of days that are useful for you. You can print copies of your due dates just as they appear on the screen.
Due Dates & Backdating :
As you set your duedates, you can have the
backdated a desired number of days from the trial date if you desire. You don?t have to count backwards on the calendar to get the correct date. If the trial date is changed, these back dated due dates are automatically recalculated for you. For those due dates which are not related to the trial date, you simply point and click on a convenient calendar page to establish the desired date.
Due Date Categories :
You can create your own customized list of
due date categories that
you use most frequently. Instead of typing the category in each time, you now simply point and click and it?s there! For example, point and click on "Interrogatories? followed by the desired date and it?s done.
Automatic Warning of Approaching
Due Dates : Both a Monitor
window on your desktop
and the main Best Tickler window warns you in a single glance, of the number of due dates approaching with in the given time periods you specify (say for example: Due today, due within 3 days, or due within 14 days). You can specify these warning time periods to be whatever is most useful for you. Clicking on any one of these displayed warning periods will automatically show you ALL the due dates approaching within that time period. Click on the print button and all the displayed information is automatically printed out for you. Top of page
Saving Money : More Features
Payments due you :
Using the due dates feature for a particular case, you can create an
automatic reminder of payments due you if you wish. Its an easy way to
keep on top of your incoming payments. Top of Page
Reduced Malpractice Insurance Premiums:
Many states and/or insurance companies will
offer you lower malpractice insurance premiums for using Best Tickler?s automated due date reminder system. For example the State Bar of California approved professional liability insurance program has certified Best Tickler for a 10% premium discount when used with their guidelines.
Each case has an associated ?Billing? feature where you enter in payments,
costs, etc. You can print out client bills along with the case?s account history for your own records. All calculations are done automatically for you. Its easy to immediately see where your finances are regarding a particular case.
Freeing up your secretarys time
: You will almost certainly save time
and money via your
secretary being more efficient (and less stressed out) by using Best Tickler to manage your calendering and having all your case information organized
in one easily accessible spot.
of Interest Checking :
From the Case Information Management window you can
easily click on a Search for Case button to search for a client name in order to see if you have ever done business with them before. Top of Page
: There is a generalized appointment
calendar provided for recording those
meetings, lunches, etc. that aren?t legally critical in any way. More Features
Your Information : From
almost every window in Best Tickler, you can click on a
print button and automatically have that windows contents
printed out for you in permanent form. More Features
Security : You can use
the Backup / Restoration feature to safeguard all of your
data by backing it up onto your hard drive and/or a floppy diskette.
Tickler is Easy to Learn : Best
Tickler is straight forward in it?s application. The
manual included with the installation and the on-screen help files make learning Best Tickler easy. Additional personalized instruction time is available at a reasonable rate.
On-Screen Help :
In almost all of Best Tickler?s windows, on screen help is immediately
available by pressing the F2 key.
Manual - Document :
A complete manual detailing all of Best Ticklers functions is provided
in the installation package.
Modifications to the Software :
Modifying the Best Tickler software to meet your
particular requirements is an option we offer at a reasonable price. Contact us at 903/799-6161 and we will quote you a price for your desired modifications.
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