About For the Record

For the Record (FTR) assists courts around the world to capture, store and distribute court recordings and transcripts while also providing fast and secure access to attorneys, parties and court reporters. Our fully-managed solution and service models provide measurable improvements to digital court recording and management processes while protecting court governance with the highest level of security and control.

By working alongside our customers, we’ve learned first-hand that quality audio is the key to success. It underpins the entire court recording lifecycle and is critical to the delivery of broadcast quality audio and video and a precise and fast transcript.

Employees working in the Auscript office

Our unmatched, end-to-end managed solution provides:

  • Complete and clear broadcast-quality audio and video
  • High speed audio distribution tracked and traced with blockchain validation
  • Remote recording and monitoring of court proceedings and recording systems
  • Secure online access to digital recordings with word search and annotation capabilities
  • Storage and archiving allowing instant retrieval of recordings
  • Transcript management and production

Our global group of companies, including Auscript and its subsidiaries, has served courts for more than four centuries. With more than 30,000 installations across 62 countries, 20 million recording hours per year, and billions of transcribed words, For The Record is the trusted manager of the court record for courts worldwide. We support courts to modernize the court record so they and their stakeholders can work smarter, faster, more cost efficiently and ultimately do more with digital.

Our Values

  • Doing what’s right: We’re empowered to act with responsibility. Knowing what is right, we own challenges and find solutions, and we work with speed but care at all times
  • Elite Performance: Every day we provide outstanding solutions and services to our customers, we never give up, and we’re accountable for our performance (which is highly measurable).
  • Collaborative Innovation: We work with restless curiosity, and we ask and find answers to hard questions. We use our real-world experience and domain knowledge to turn ideas into solutions and set new industry standards.

Our Behaviors

  • Accuracy + Speed: We are incredibly efficient but we never cut corners or compromise on accuracy. Quality is key.
  • Accountability: We take full responsibility for our actions and decisions.
  • One Global Team: We work as part of one team, and are supportive of each other and respectful of differences.
  • Boldness: We are energized by challenges, and empowered to propose new ideas.
  • Focus: We are focused on our customers and end users, and we work with purpose.
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