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Quick Check
Intelligent document analysis to find highly relevant authority that traditional research may have missed

Litigation Analytics
Next-generation research tool that provides data-driven insights on judges, courts, attorneys, law firms, and case types

KeyCite Overruling Risk
Citator warning that cautions you when a point of law has been implicitly undermined

WestSearch Plus
Enhanced search engine that offers predictive research suggestions and delivers the most relevant information for your legal issue

Statutes Compare and Regulations Compare
Comparison tool that shows how any two statutes or regulations have changed over time

Primary Law

Foundational resources, including cases, statutes, regulations, legislative materials, and more to gain an understanding of your legal issue

Secondary Sources

Premier analytical titles to get up to speed in new areas of the law or revisit familiar ones

Litigation Materials

Fully integrated briefs, pleadings, motions, and memoranda, and dockets


Industry's most complete and accurate citator to ensure you rely on good law

Key Number System

Most comprehensive and widely used indexing system for caselaw


Concise summaries of the points of law discussed in a case

Complete, current, and comprehensive research

Westlaw is the industry’s premier legal research platform that generations of attorneys and legal teams have depended on to work smarter, more efficiently, and with total confidence.

The latest version, Westlaw Edge, builds on this trusted foundation with the most advanced artificial intelligence, providing the next generation of legal search, intelligent document analysis, integrated litigation analytics, the most powerful citator, and more.

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