Fastcase Fast Tips

How do I email a case?
  1.  When browsing a case, click on the Email link towards the upper right hand side of the page.   2.   This will bring you to the E-mail Documen...
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 1:41 PM
How do I filter Fastcase search results by jurisdiction?
For example, a search for "default judgment" in all Federal Appellate Courts will get at least 5,800 results.   If you only want to view the...
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 1:42 PM
What is Fastcase Authority Check?
Authority Check will help you find the most authoritative cases on your research topic.    Follow these steps to get the most out of Authority Check a...
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 1:42 PM
How do I highlight search terms?
Fastcase automatically highlights each instance of all of the search terms in your query. If you prefer to view your case with only one of your search terms...
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 3:30 PM
How do I jump to the most relevant paragraph in a case?
When browsing a case in Fastcase, just press the M key.  Alternatively, you can click on the Jump to the most relevant paragraph link at the ...
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 8:25 AM
How do I use a Boolean Operator?
The most flexible and powerful way to search for cases is to perform a keyword search using Boolean operators.   These are symbols that tell a sear...
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 8:30 AM
How do I print a list of search results?
Click on the Print List of Results link located above the list of results.  This will automatically trigger your browser's print function and pri...
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 8:31 AM
Can I create my own library of cases?
You can create your own personal library of up to 50 favorite cases. Once you have added cases to your library,you can access at any time, from any computer...
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 8:31 AM
How can I find a case by case name?
Example : Marbury v . Madison, 5 U.S. 137 (1803) .     1.  In Fastcase, navigate to the Advanced Caselaw Search by choosing Search Cases from the S...
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 8:51 AM
How do I select a specific jurisdiction?
1. In Fastcase, navigate to Advanced Caselaw Search.     2.   Scroll down to the "Select Jurisdict ions" and click the circle next to &qu...
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 8:52 AM