Email Integration works with Microsoft Outlook on the Workstation (client-side) or with Exchange (server-side) to handle incoming and outgoing messages, including attachments.
Supported Versions (client-side): Microsoft Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 is required. 32-bit only.
A POP3 email account may be used if other requirements are met.
Supported Versions (server-side): Microsoft Exchange (minimum 2007 SP3) installed locally at your firm or used in a hosted configuration (including Office 365).
Contacts & Calendar
Amicus now integrates directly with Microsoft Exchange which means Outlook and Amicus are constantly communicating, even when desktop applications aren’t running. (i.e. updates to your Outlook Contacts or Calendar on a mobile device will instantly be reflected in Amicus, and vice-versa. This ensures users are always getting real-time information.)
Requires: Microsoft Exchange Server (Minimum 2007 SP3) on firm or hosted server. Amicus Attorney users can synchronize Microsoft Outlook or Google Contacts & Calendar entries directly with Amicus.
Smartphones Contacts and Calendar
Regardless of what type of smartphone you use (iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, etc.), Amicus lets you use either an Outlook/Exchange Contacts & Calendar Link or Google Contacts & Calendar Link as conduit for integration with handhelds. Choose the one that works best with your smartphone.
Other Requirements: Handheld device that synchronizes with Microsoft Exchange/Outlook or your Google account.
If using Google Sync: A valid Google Account.
Bi-directional link includes automatic polled synchronization for changes on Appointments and Contacts.
Requires: Internet access to each Firm Member’s Google Account or Google Apps Account.
Amicus Attorney features a specially formatted export template to transfer time entries to Juris. The template also enforces rules in Amicus to ensure that data is entered in a format compatible with Juris.
Integration: Time Entry Export Template compatibility.
The dynamic Accounting Link with PCLaw® allows you to automatically share your Client/File and Matter information between the two programs, and allows you to post your Amicus Attorney time entries directly to your Matters in PCLaw.
The link also features the Account Inquiry option.
Supported Versions: PCLaw 12, 13, 14, or 15.
Automatically schedule your court dockets according to State and Federal court rules. By licensing CompuLaw’s court engine for use with Amicus, you can schedule hundreds of related dates in just seconds. All the appropriate deadlines are instantly entered on your calendar and in your client’s file.
Integration: Full rules integration – enhanced integration Requires: CompuLaw® Date Calculation Software (V10) and CompuLaw Court Rule Sets. SQL Server Express or a full-use SQL Server. (For Offline Workstations, see the CompuLaw Guide.).
The integration with Dropbox® lets you add and edit documents within Dropbox. It creates folders for all your client files in Dropbox, so when you add a document to that folder it appears in Amicus – automatically associated with that client file.
Anyone with access to that file in Amicus can now access the documents making it easy to collaborate.
Requires: Amicus Server and Internet access to firm Dropbox account. Firm Members require Dropbox account with share rights to applicable firm Dropbox folders to add/edit documents.
Integration with Worldox® allows you to take full advantage of the document management capabilities of that application within your Amicus environment. Client and Matter information is exported to Worldox from eligible Amicus Files.
You have easy access to Worldox documents on Amicus Client Matter Files and Amicus Library resources, as well as the powerful search capabilities of Worldox.
Supported Versions: Worldox GX (OR-1 or later), GX2, GX3 or GX4.
Amicus works with Microsoft® Word® for document assembly template merge, associating documents to Amicus files, contacts, or library items, and checkin/checkout. Smart tags in Word are also supported. Must be installed with Macro Support.
Supported Versions: Word 2007 SP3, 2010, 2013 or 2016. 32-bit only – Integration with Microsoft Office 64-bit Editions is not supported.
Amicus works with Corel® WordPerfect® for document assembly template merge and associating documents to Amicus files. Must be installed with Macro Support. Supported Versions: WordPerfect X4, X5, X6 or X7.
Amicus works with HotDocs® document automation software with both Word and WordPerfect for document assembly template merge and associating documents to Amicus files. Must be installed with Macro Support.
Supported Versions: HotDocs 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 10 or 11.
The dynamic Accounting Link with Timeslips® allows you to automatically share your Client and File information between the two programs, and allows you to post your Amicus Attorney time entries directly to your Clients in Timeslips. The link also features the Account Inquiry option.
Supported Versions: Timeslips 2015, 2016, or 2017; Timeslips Premium.
Amicus Attorney features a specially formatted export template to transfer time entries to Tabs3. The template also enforces rules in Amicus Attorney to ensure that data is entered in a format compatible with Tabs3.
An additional Tabs3 utility program is required (available from Software Technology, Inc.).
Integration: Time Entry Export Template compatibility.
The dynamic Accounting Link with QuickBooks® products allows users to automatically share information between the two programs, minimizing the amount of data entry. Client/Files in Amicus Attorney exchange with Customer: Jobs in QuickBooks, Vendors are optionally exchanged to Amicus, and time entries are posted directly to QuickBooks.
Supported Versions: QuickBooks Pro, Premier, and Enterprise versions currently supported by Intuit, up to and including Version 2016 (U.S. & Canadian Windows versions only).
Other Accounting Options
Amicus Attorney also provides templates that work with the following accounting programs: Brief Accounting®, Elite®, Legal Vision®, Canterbury Lighthouse®, Verdict, PCLaw Remote.
Integration: Time Entry Export Template compatibility If you don’t see your accounting system in the list, you can still have it work with Amicus Attorney.
If your accounting system has the ability to import, then you can create a custom template in Amicus Attorney that will allow you to post your time entries to your accounting system.
SQL Reporting Services
Run and edit reports directly from Amicus through SQL Server Reporting Services. Sort, refresh and access Amicus data directly from interactive reports.
Required: SQL Reporting Services installed on Amicus Database Server.
For Report Authoring, SQL Reporting Services Report Builder version compatible with your SQL Server Reporting Services is required.
An Amicus Toolbar available directly from within Adobe® Acrobat® and Adobe Reader®provides great workflow for those who scan documents.
Requires: Adobe Acrobat DC, XI, X, 9 (9.2.0 or higher) or Adobe Reader DC, XI, X, 9 (9.2.0 or higher).
*Integration with older versions that are no longer supported by their applicable third-party vendor (e.g. Word 2003, WordPerfect 10) will likely continue to work with Amicus but have not been tested with Amicus 2016. Technical Support for links with unsupported third-party products is limited.