Casetext FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions About Casetext

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Accessing Casetext

Welcome to Casetext: Getting Started Guide

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What is Casetext?

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Can someone show me how to use Casetext?

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Can Casetext give me legal advice?

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Do I need a subscription to use Casetext?

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How do I create a shortcut to Casetext on my desktop?

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How much does Casetext cost?

A guide to Casetext's prices
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How can I sign up for a free trial?

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Is Casetext associated with any court, bar association, or government entity?

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Who can use Casetext?

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Why do you have a case about me on your site?

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Why are the search results blurred out?

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Does Casetext have reference attorneys?

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How do I reset or change my password?

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How do I log out?

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I can't access my account.

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Is Casetext secure?

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Do you offer free access to law schools?

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I'm a judge or judicial clerk. How do I sign up for complimentary access?

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Casetext Content

What is your coverage for cases and statutes?

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Does Casetext offer public records searching?

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Can I see a detailed list of your coverage?

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Does Casetext have annotated statutes?

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What secondary sources do you have?

Where to find legal analyses, briefs, law review articles and other secondary sources
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What administrative materials does Casetext have, and how do I access them?

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What are Analyses and how can I view them?

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What briefs are in your database, and how do I access them?

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What is the Black Letter Law section in search results?

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What is the Holdings section in search results?

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Where can I find the page numbers for a case?

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How often is content updated?

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Does Casetext offer Legislative Materials?

Legislative Materials and Legislative History
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Does Casetext offer Dockets and Court Filings?

Dockets, Pending Cases, Court Filings, Briefs, Motions
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Does Casetext offer Legal Forms and Templates?

Legal Forms and Templates
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Does Casetext offer Jury Instructions?

Jury Instructions
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Where I can find other free and affordable legal resources?

Where to obtain jury instructions, public records, and more for free (or close to free)
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Searching on Casetext

How do I narrow my search results?

Learn about filtering by jurisdiction, by date, search within results, party, department, judge, motion and cause of action.
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How can I sort my keyword search results?

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How do I filter my results by jurisdiction?

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How do I save a jurisdiction selection?

How to set a Favorite jurisdiction selection
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How do I apply a saved jurisdiction filter?

How to quickly apply a pre-set jurisdiction filter.
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Can I search by cause of action?

How to use Casetext's cause of action filter
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Can I filter out unpublished cases?

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How do I search on Casetext?

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Can I exclude terms in my search?

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Can I find a case by case name or title?

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Can I Search by Party Name?

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How can I find cases with similar issues?

Discover cases addressing similar issues with this unique feature.
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Can I find a case by its citation?

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What Boolean connectors do you support?

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Does Casetext support natural language searches?

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Can I Filter by District or Department?

Learn how to focus your search on specific DCAs.
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Can I search for cases containing terms within a certain number of words of each other?

How to conduct a proximity search using Boolean connectors
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How do I search for terms within a case?

How to locate specific words or phrases on a case page.
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Can I filter cases by judge?

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How do I find other cases that cited a particular case or statute?

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Can I find cases with a particular attorney?

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Do you support Westlaw or Lexis citations?

How to find and cite to unreported cases on Casetext
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How can I access statutes, regulations, and rules?

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How do I view my search history?

See your recent activity on Casetext
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How do I get more relevant search results?

Tips for writing great search queries
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What is CARA A.I. and how do I use it?

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How should I use keywords to research my legal issue?

A 10-minute guide to using keywords to start your legal research
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How do I create a search alert?

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How do I see Holdings on a case page?

Learn about the "Summaries written by judges" box.
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What are "Citing Cases"?

Learn how to access and search through cases that cite to a specific case, regulation, statute, or rule that you are viewing.
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Casetext Subscriptions

How do I subscribe?

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Will Casetext raise the price of my subscription?

Understanding our discounts for life
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How do I become the administrator of my firm’s account?

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What is included in a subscription?

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What is your refund policy?

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What does a subscription to Casetext cover?

An overview of Casetext's content and features
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Do I need to purchase a license for every attorney in my firm?

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How do I add users/licenses to my subscription or purchase multiple licenses?

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How do I update my credit card information?

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How do I update the email address on my account?

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How can I obtain a billing receipt?

Download an invoice receipt and view subscription payment history from your credit or debit card.
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Who can I contact with questions about subscribing?

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How do I cancel my free trial?

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How do I cancel my subscription?

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CARA A.I., SmartCite, and Other Features

SmartCite Report: Cite-Check and Analyze a Brief

How to cite check and analyze a brief with SmartCite - the smart way
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How do I use CARA A.I.?

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Can I see how a case has been cited by other cases?

How to cite-check / Shepardize a case on Casetext.
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How do I cite check my brief?

See if any cases in your (or your opponent's) document have negative treatment.
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Can I see how a case has been treated on appeal?

How to check a case's appellate history
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Does Casetext have a citator like Shepard's or KeyCite?

A brief overview of Casetext's citator, which allows you to cite-check cases
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How do I know if a case is still good law?

An overview of SmartCite's Red and Orange Flags
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What if I don't have a document to upload to CARA A.I.?

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How do I download or print the authorities in the document I uploaded to CARA?

After you have generated a list of authorities from your brief using CARA, you can download and print those authorities.
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Can I get alerts on specific cases or statutes?

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Does Casetext integrate with practice management software?

Casetext integrates with Clio
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What are Key Passages?

Learn about the green passages on the case page.
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Why does the text in some cases appear in different colors?

Understanding a case's "heat map"
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Case Page: Navigation Bar

Learn about the features at the top of the case page.
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