API Example Call Lists

cURL commands

Topic Example
Activities Adding an activity in a given case file
Activities Adding a new activity tag to your firms
Activities Getting a list of activities from a given case file
Activities Provides a list of activity tags available to authenticated user
Billing Add a case ledger to a given case file
Billing Add a new billing code to the authenticated user’s firm
Billing Add a new payment type
Billing Mark a case ledger as Rejected
Billing Mark a case ledger as not Rejected
Billing Mark a case ledger as Reviewed
Billing Mark a case ledger as Unreviewed
Billing Provides the details of a specific receivable
Billing Provides a list of billing codes available to the authenticated user
Billing Provides a list of open case ledgers available to the authenticated user
Billing Provides a list of receivables to the authenticated user
Billing Provides a list of Reviewed case ledgers available to the authenticated user
Case File Add a new injury or edit an existing one
Case File Add a party to a specified case
Case File Provides a list of global and firm-specific case types to the authenticated user
Case File Provides a list of injuries for a given Worker’s Compensation case file
Case File Provides incident details for a given Motor Vehicle Accident case file
Case File Provides incident details for a given Personal Injury - General Incident case file
Case File Provides incident details for a given Product Liability case file
Case File Provides incident details for a given Premise Liability case file
Case File Provides the arrest details in a given criminal case file
Case File Provides the incident information for a given Malpractice case file
Case File View details of a specific case file available to the authenticated user
Contacts Add a new party group
Contacts Gets a list of party groups available to the authenticated user
Contacts Provides the details for a contact based upon it’s ID
Contacts Provides a list of parties on a given case file
Events Add an assignee to a given event
Events Add a new Event Type to the authenticated user’s firm
Events Adding a new event to the authenticated user’s firm
Events Provides the details of a specific event
Events Provides a list of events available to the authenticated user
Events Provides a list of Event Types available to the authenticated user
Events Remove an assignee from a given event
Firm Admin Returns a list of firm users if the requesting user is a firm admin
Statutes Adding or editing a statute
Statutes Provides a list of statutes available to the authenticated user
Tasks Add a task
Tasks Provides a list of tasks

Getting a list of activities from a given case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/activities/index/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}'

Adding an activity in a given case file

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/activities/add/ \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ \ -F 'data[Activity][case_file_id]={case_file_id}' \ -F 'data[Activity][activity_type_id][]={activity_type_id}' \ -F 'data[Activity][activity]={activity_description}'

Provides a list of activity tags available to authenticated user

Including both Global and Firm-Specific types

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/activityTypes/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Adding a new activity tag to your firm

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/activityTypes/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ \ -F 'data[ActivityType][type]={activity_tag_description}'

Provides the arrest details in a given criminal case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/arrests/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of billing codes available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/billingCodes/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a new billing code to the authenticated user’s firm

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/billingCodes/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][task_code]={task_code_ex_L230}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][activity_code]={activity_code_ex_A101}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][expense_code]={expense_code_ex_E101}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][alternate_billing_code]={alternate_billing_code}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][ledger_disposition]={ex_billable_expense}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][description]={billing_code_description}' \ -F 'data[BillingCode][priority]={billing_code_order}'

View details of a specific case file available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseFiles/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides details of all case files available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseFiles/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of open case ledgers available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgersOpen/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of Reviewed case ledgers available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgersReviewed/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a case ledger to a given case file

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgers/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][case_file_id]={case_file_id}' \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][user_id]={user_id_of_biller}' \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][ledger_type_id]={ledger_type_id}' \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][description]={ledger_description}' \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][date]={ledger_date_mm_dd_yyyy} \ -F 'data[CaseLedger][account]={ledger_account_type}'

Mark a case ledger as Rejected

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgers/markRejected \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[caseLedgerIds][]={case_leger_id}'

Mark a case ledger as not Rejected

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgers/markNotRejected \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[caseLedgerIds][]={case_ledger_id}'

Mark a case ledger as Reviewed

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgers/markReviewed \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[caseLedgerIds][]={case_ledger_id}'

Mark a case ledger as Unreviewed

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseLedgers/markNotReviewed -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[caseLedgerIds][]={case_ledger_id}'

Provides a list of global and firm-specific case types to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/caseTypes/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides the details for a contact based upon it’s ID

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/contacts/view/{contact_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of events available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/events/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides the details of a specific event

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/events/view/{event_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Adding a new event to the authenticated user’s firm

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/events/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Event][event_title]={event_title}' \ -F 'data[Event][event_date_start]={event_start_mm_dd_yy_hh:mm:ss}' \ -F 'data[Event][event_date_end]={event_end_mm_dd_yy_hh:mm:ss}' \ -F 'data[Event][event_type_id]={event_type_id}'

Add an assignee to a given event

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/events/addAssignees/{event_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Event][assignees][]={user_id}'

Remove an assignee from a given event

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/events/delAssignees/{event_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Event][assignees][]={user_id}'

Provides a list of Event Types available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/eventTypes/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a new Event Type to the authenticated user’s firm

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/eventTypes/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[EventType][type]={event_type}' \ -F 'data[EventType][color]={hexcode_color}'

Provides incident details for a given Personal Injury - General Incident case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/generalIncidents/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of injuries for a given Worker’s Compensation case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/injuries/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a new injury or edit an existing one

Edit requires the ID of an injury which is not deleted, and accessible to the authenticated user. Without an Injury ID, the request will add a new injury in the specified case file.

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/injuries/edit \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Injury][id]={injury_id_to_edit}' \ -F 'data[Injury][case_file_id]={case_file_id}' \ -F 'data[Injury][comments]={comment_being_added}'

Provides the incident information for a given Malpractice case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/malpractices/view/{malpratice_case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of parties on a given case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/parties/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a party to a specified case

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/parties/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Party][contact_id]={contact_id}' \ -F 'data[Party][case_file_id]={case_file_id}'

Gets a list of party groups available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/partyGroups/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a new party group

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/partyGroups/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[PartyGroup][group_name]={party_group_name}' \ -F 'data[PartyGroup][group_color]={hex_code_color}' \ -F 'data[PartyGroup][group_priority]={party_group_priority}'

Add a new payment type

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/paymentMethods/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[PaymentMethod][description]={payment_description}' \ -F 'data[PaymentMethod][account_id]={account_type}'

Provides incident details for a given Premise Liability case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/premiseLiabilities/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides incident details for a given Product Liability case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/productLiabilities/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of receivables to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/receivables/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides the details of a specific receivable

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/receivables/view/{receivable_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides a list of statutes available to the authenticated user

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/statutes/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer 25ec6c5bfb1e843b37493418f288a29eb87ad49f' \

Adding or editing a statute

Add a new statute entry to the authenticated user’s firm, or edit an existing statute available to the authenticated user. Statute add and edit are differentiated by the inclusion of the ID of a non-deleted statute available to the authenticated user.

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/statutes/edit/450 \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token} \ -F 'data[Statute][label]={statute_label}' \ -F 'data[Statute][time_amount]={numeric_time_amt}' \ -F 'data[Statute][time_interval_id]={time_id}' \ -F 'data[Statute][time_offset_id]={set_on_previous_id}' \ -F 'data[Statute][event_type_id]={event_type_for_statute}'

Provides a list of tasks

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/tasks/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Add a task

curl -X POST \ https://api.meruscase.com/tasks/add \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \ -F 'data[Task][user_id]={user_id_of_assigned}' \ -F 'data[Task][date_due]={mm_dd_yyyy_due_date}' \ -F 'data[Task][description]={task_description}'

Returns a list of firm users if the requesting user is a firm admin

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/users/index \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \

Provides incident details for a given Motor Vehicle Accident case file

curl -X GET \ https://api.meruscase.com/vehicleAccidents/view/{case_file_id} \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer {bearer_token}' \