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Retrieve the most current version of court dockets directly from the court on an easy-to-use interface. Multiple search options enable users to search by a docket's court number, parties, attorneys, or other criteria to access complete case information. Search our broad coverage area to find the docket you need instantly.

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With Westlaw Dockets you can:

Manage your cases

  • Gain convenient online access to electronic case docket information for federal and state courts in your jurisdiction
  • Search by a docket’s court number, parties, attorneys, or other criteria to access complete case information
  • Easily monitor and track the status of your cases and obtain court filings

Grow your client base

  • Receive automatic alerts of new cases being filed that fit your practice and jurisdiction to give you a better shot at representing one of the parties

Research litigation strategies

  • Evaluate expert witnesses, opposing counsel, prospective clients, and the judge’s experience
  • Research an opponent’s prior trial strategies, and investigate compelling legal arguments

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Business development

Docket Alerts notify you of new filings that impact existing or potential clients. Stay on top of important case developments with broad coverage and information as current as the court’s.

 

Legal research

With the most current information, you can more easily evaluate expert witnesses, opposing counsel, prospective clients, and the judge's experience.

Due diligence

Dockets on Westlaw make it easy to monitor and track the status of your cases and obtain court filings.

View the dockets coverage map

Dockets on Westlaw are available for all U.S. district courts and for many state courts. For a complete list of jurisdictions, access the coverage map.

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