Fastcase is the leading next-generation legal research service that puts a comprehensive national law library and powerful searching, sorting, and data visualization tools at your fingertips, and it’s available for free to all California Lawyers Association members. For many years, the 17 sections of the California Lawyers Association have published journals and publications full of quality insight, expertise, and updates in many different legal fields. Now these journals have a home on Fastcase.
All CLA members have access to the Fastcase Premium plan (a $995/year value), in addition to their section’s publications.
Fastcase is a comprehensive, nationwide law library, including case law, statutes, regulations, court rules, constitutions, and law review articles. It’s one of the largest online law libraries in the world.
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Fastcase’s powerful sorting algorithms bring the best results to the top of the list every time – making research powerful, fast and easy. Find the cases you need, no matter what kind of research you’re performing.
Identify the most authoritative cases in results, every time. Fastcase integrates citation analysis into search results, telling you how often each case in your results list has been cited. Only Fastcase offers this powerful tool.
CLA publications (dating back to 2014) are on the Fastcase platform, but they are can also be viewed on the CLA website. A list of CLA publications can be found here.
The Fastcase Premium plan includes:
- Comprehensive 50-State & Federal Law
- Federal and 50-State Appellate Case Law
- Nationwide Statutes and Regulations
- Federal District Courts
- Federal Bankruptcy Courts