Docket Alarm Calendaring Named Finalist for LegalLaunch: Product Innovation Competition


New York, NY – (January 31, 2020) Docket Alarm by Fastcase, the leader in customizable litigation analytics and docket research has been named a finalist for the LegalLaunch: Product Innovation Competition at the upcoming Legalweek on February 3-6th in New York, NY for Docket Alarm Calendaring. Docket Alarm Founder and Managing Director Michael Sander will be presenting on Tuesday, February 4th from 3:30-4:00pm at the 2nd Floor Promenade, LITE Stage at the New York Hilton Midtown.


The most exciting frontier in legal innovation is analytics and dockets. And for the second year in a row, the judges of LegalWeek have said that the company doing the most interesting work in this field is Docket Alarm by Fastcase.


“We’re thrilled to be presenting again this year at Legalweek. Last year, we won the Product Innovation Competition for our Analytics Workbench and this year we are excited to showcase Docket Alarm Calendaring,” says Michael Sander. “At Docket Alarm, we are continually working to innovate better solutions for legal professionals to eliminate rote litigation processes, so they can focus on what really matters – the substance.”


The leading cause of malpractice suits is missing a court deadline, but with Docket Alarm Calendaring legal professionals can access the court rules directly on the complete docket for both state and federal courts. Just like spellcheck, calendaring is a task that can be improved with technology such as Docket Alarm Calendaring. Docket Alarm Calendaring is the first tool to automatically extract and calendar deadlines thereby reducing human error and increasing visibility of upcoming deadlines across the litigation team.


In 2019 alone, in addition to Docket Alarm Calendaring, Docket Alarm released the following additions to its platform:

  • Expanded coverage to U.S. Patent Application prosecution history, DC Court of Appeals, Georgia, New Jersey, Ohio and many more
  • Enhancements to its award-winning Analytics Workbench
  • Integration with Clio
  • Added over 90M dockets and documents to its database, expanding the total available to over 350M.


Docket Alarm was also shortlisted for an Intelligent Business Award by the Financial Times in 2019.


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About Docket Alarm

Docket Alarm is a national leader in docket research and legal analytics. Docket Alarm leverages a library of hundreds of millions of litigation records, as well as unique machine learning and natural language processing tools. The Docket Alarm API gives firms and companies the ability to leverage a giant database of PACER cases, alerting capabilities, and analysis in bulk. Docket Alarm was acquired by Fastcase in January 2018, and continues to be a disruptor in the legal analytics market. Follow Docket Alarm on Twitter @DocketAlarm.


About Fastcase

Fastcase is a leading legal publisher that democratizes the law, making it more accessible to more people. Fastcase is a comprehensive research suite of primary law, treatises, legal blogs, analytics, workflow tools, and legal news. Founded in 1999, the service has more than 900,000 subscribers from around the world. Fastcase is an American company based in Washington, D.C. For more information, follow Fastcase on Twitter at @Fastcase or visit