News from the ORPC – 4/5/2017

By |2017-04-07T20:10:08+00:00April 5th, 2017|Billing, News|

Greetings RPCs, We are excited to announce that we have filled the Attorney Payment Specialist position.  On April 24th, Sheree Coates will be joining our team.  Sheree has been working in the judicial system in different capacities for 28 years.  Sheree was the Division Clerk for the Chief Judge Harlan R. Bockman for many years [...]

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News from the ORPC – 4/3/2017

By |2017-04-07T20:20:31+00:00April 3rd, 2017|Application, Billing, News|

Dears RPCs, Thank you to all of those who submitted an FY 17/18 RPC application.  We appreciate the time and thought that everyone put into the applications.  We are beginning our review process, and hope to let applicants know our decisions by late April.  As you know Carla’s last day was Friday.  In anticipation of [...]

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News from the ORPC – 3/20/17

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00March 20th, 2017|Application, Billing, News, Training|

Dear RPCs, Applications The Fiscal Year 17/18 application cycle is now open.  As a reminder, everyone must apply even if you have a fiscal year 16/17 contract.  Law partners and associates must apply as well.  The application is available at: https://fs7.formsite.com/ORPCColorado/form33/index.html To make sure that everyone knows, we will be sending a duplicate notice to [...]

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News from the ORPC 1/19/17

By |2017-01-20T15:35:34+00:00January 19th, 2017|Application, Billing, Case Law Summary, News, Training, Westlaw|

Dear RPCs, Here’s the News! Survey: There’s still time to respond to our SURVEY!   Please respond by January 31, 2016.  https://fs7.formsite.com/ORPCColorado/form34/index.html Experts: Please don’t use an expert without first getting preapproval from our agency.  We are starting to receive bills from experts that were used in November and December without our agency’s knowledge or approval.  [...]

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News from the ORPC 1/10/2017

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00January 10th, 2017|Billing, News, Training, Westlaw|

Dear RPCs, Before I get into the News, there’s a 3 minute SURVEY that we’d love you to complete, so please read on and take a moment to fill out the survey.  We want to hear from you about what you think is important for our agency to do in the next year. The ORPC [...]

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News from the ORPC 12/15/2016

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00December 15th, 2016|Billing, Legislation, News, Telelanguage, Training, Westlaw|

Dear RPCs, We hope that you are all doing well.  We have quite a few updates! Budget Hearing: The ORPC presented its first budget request to the Joint Budget Committee this week.   Our main budget request is to pay all RPCs hourly.  We are gearing up for the legislative session, and beyond our budget request, [...]

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News from the ORPC & Case Law Summary 12/1/2016

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00December 1st, 2016|Appellate, Billing, Case Law Summary, News|

Dear RPCs, Application Deadline:  Today is the last day to apply for the Deputy and Staff Attorney positions at our agency.  The application closes at 5 pm and is available on our website.  Billing Deadline:  As we told you a few weeks ago we are reinstituting the 90 day billing deadline.  This means that on [...]

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News from the ORPC and Case Law Summary – 11/15/16

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00November 15th, 2016|Appellate, Billing, Case Law Summary, News|

Dear RPCs, Thank you for all the emails of support as our agency continues to form.  Here’s our news and Ruchi’s case law update.  Updated Transcript Request Form: We’ve updated the transcript request form to add “date needed by” for expedited transcripts and a section to put the trial attorneys name.  Please use this form [...]

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News from the ORPC – 11/2/16

By |2016-11-09T21:07:33+00:00November 9th, 2016|Billing, News, Simplelists|

Dear RPCs, Not much to report this week!  But, we wanted to let you know how you can change your listserv options and about a server upgrade that will impact your ability to bill tomorrow.  Daily Digest for RPC Discussion Listserv If you would like to receive a daily digest format (instead of individual emails) [...]

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News from the ORPC – 10/21/2016

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00October 24th, 2016|Appellate, Billing, DANSR, News, Westlaw|

Dear RPCs, There’s a lot of news from the ORPC!  Mentoring Attorneys We are evaluating a mentoring program and want to know if any attorneys are interested in mentoring lawyers new to RPC work or would like a mentor.  Please email Melissa Michaelis if you are interested.  Requesting Investigators We have had a few requests [...]

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News from the ORPC – 10/7/16

By |2017-09-05T10:53:14+00:00October 7th, 2016|Billing, News|

Dear RPCs, Please read below for important announcements and reminders. As always, feel free to contact our staff with questions. ORPC Case Information Sheet  and ORPC TRANSCRIPT REQUEST FORM Rev 10-06-16  As requested, we created a Case Information Sheet that you are welcome to use in your practice. We attached a word doc version so you [...]

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News from the ORPC – 09/29/16

By |2017-09-05T10:53:15+00:00September 29th, 2016|Billing, News|

Dear RPCs, Attached please find an updated Transcript Request Form and a posting for an RPC contract in Denver for someone who is Spanish speaking.  Please read below for important announcements and reminders. As always, feel free to contact our staff with questions.  Ninety Day Billing Deadline Extension  We understand that the transition to the [...]

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News from the ORPC – 9/9/2016

By |2017-09-05T10:53:15+00:00September 9th, 2016|Billing, News, Training, Westlaw|

Dear RPCs, Happy Friday! Here’s the news from the ORPC! We’ve dug ourselves out of the payment approval backlog from July!  We hear your concerns.  Carla and Linda have been working hard to approve payments as fast as they can. Westlaw Update If you have Westlaw through ADC, you can link the ORPC account with [...]

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News from the ORPC – 8/25/16

By |2017-09-05T10:53:15+00:00August 25th, 2016|Billing, News, Simplelists, Training|

Dear RPCs, RPPS:  Our two billing trainings occurred on Monday, August 22, in person and via webinar.  We received a lot of questions and are implementing some changes based on feedback we’ve received.  We are continuing to work on updates to RPPS, and may, on occasion need to go off-line to perform more than routine [...]

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News from the ORPC – 8/18/2016

By |2017-09-05T10:53:15+00:00August 18th, 2016|Appellate, Billing, News, Simplelists|

Dear RPCs, I apologize for the length of this email, but there is much to convey to you regarding our efforts to streamline ORPC processes to benefit each of you.  Please read the entire email below and feel free to contact us with questions.  Approvals Process: Requests for experts, expenses, to exceed fees, and to [...]

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