Fastcase News

The latest Law Streets Insights article explores the emerging technology of drones and autonomous vehicles, first recounting the growing regulation of the field and then exploring federal court litigation in recent years against the top drone makers. While litigation in federal court against the companies remains rare, cases range from patent to civil rights issues.   Click here to read more.
Legal Technology Enthusiasts Invited to Experience New Litigation Data Tool at ILTACON   Washington, DC (August 24, 2021) – Docket Alarm by Fastcase, a leader in litigation analytics and data-based judicial profiles, today unveils its latest feature, Enhance, at the International Legal Technology Association’s (ILTA) annual conference, ILTACON, in Las Vegas, NV at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.   True to its name, Docket Alarm Enhance transforms e-mail alerts and litigation reports in multiple different formats and adds live links to dockets and complaints, additional columns on parties, judges, firms, case status, and more.   Users have two pathways…
The latest Law Street Insights article delves into how pharmaceutical companies interact with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Analytics demonstrate which companies file petitions, which ones defend the challenged patents, and what law firms are involved. Additionally, the article demonstrates how pharma PTAB practice has evolved since PTAB was formed in 2012.   Click here to read more.
Fastcase, a leading legal information technology company and publisher, has relaunched the recently acquired Law Street Media (https://lawstreetmedia.com/), an online legal news platform targeted toward lawyers and law students.  The site covers major state and federal litigation and industry developments with the goal of delivering high-quality news content that both informs and connects law firms with potential clients.   Law Street Media is searching for a full-time contractor (to full-time employee opportunity) reporter to join our legal news reporting team. We report on court cases, regulatory updates, and other legal developments in the technology, agriculture, and health sectors.…
Fastcase offers access to the Littler International Library (a series of Guides by country) through its legal research application, so users can search through the robust collection of workplace laws and regulations of 45 countries and territories. If you are an annual subscriber, you can access the Guides, which provide insight into the individual country’s labor and employment laws.   Here is a quick look at what the Littler International Library is, new additions to the collection, and a special offer from Fastcase.   About Littler   Littler Mendelson P.C. is the world’s largest labor and employment law practice, with…
In a record-breaking expansion to 500,000,000 legal documents in their database, Docket Alarm offers law firms unique competitive advantage opportunities.    Docket Alarm has proven itself to be a leader in litigation analytics and data-based judicial profiles. Today we are excited to announce that they have reached a milestone of making half a billion legal documents available for litigators and subscribers gathering legal analytics and insights. These documents include briefs motions, complaints, and other docket items that litigators want at their fingertips.   “Content is king,’” said Docket Alarm Founder and Managing Director Michael Sander. “This vast store of 500 million litigation…
Record-breaking Expansion to 500,000,000 Legal Documents in Database Offers Law Firms Competitive Advantage Opportunities   Washington, DC (August 4, 2021) – Docket Alarm by Fastcase, a leader in litigation analytics and data-based judicial profiles, announced today it has reached a milestone of making half a billion legal documents available for litigators and subscribers gathering legal analytics and insights. These documents include briefs, motions, complaints, and other docket items that litigators want at their fingertips.   “Content is king,’” said Docket Alarm Founder and Managing Director Michael Sander. “This vast store of 500 million litigation records is making Docket Alarm a favorite…
Recognizes 50 Innovators, Visionaries, and Leaders in Law Washington, DC (July 12, 2021) – Legal intelligence company Fastcase today announced the honorees of the 2021 Fastcase 50. The award recognizes 50 of the smartest, most courageous, innovators, techies, visionaries, and leaders in the law.   View the 2021 winners at http://www.fastcase.com/fastcase50   Fastcase is delighted to introduce the Fastcase 50 Class of 2021. Each year since the inaugural awards in 2011, the Fastcase 50 award has spotlighted the often under-recognized efforts of pioneers and architects of the future of law and legal technology. The honorees for the Fastcase 50 Class…
  Part Time  – Customer Service Representative   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 attorneys’ fingertips.  A D.C. based information technology company founded in 1999, Fastcase is one of the fastest-growing legal research information solutions services in the United States servicing American law firms, in-house counsel, law schools, and government sectors.   Do you enjoy helping people find the information they need?  Do you enjoy making connections with people?  Do you enjoy advocating on behalf of people and sharing their experiences to…
  Customer Service Representative   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 attorneys’ fingertips.  A D.C. based information technology company founded in 1999, Fastcase is one of the fastest-growing legal research information solutions services in the United States servicing American law firms, in-house counsel, law schools, and government sectors.   Do you enjoy helping people find the information they need?  Do you enjoy making connections with people?  Do you enjoy advocating on behalf of people and sharing their experiences to encourage change?  Do…
  Fastcase is one of the fastest-growing legal research platforms in the United States, democratizing the law by putting a comprehensive law library in the hands of law firms, solo attorneys, in-house counsel, government lawyers, and law students. Founded in 1999 and based in Washington, D.C., Fastcase is applying cutting-edge technology to the law, allowing it to leapfrog legacy providers and usher in a new era of access, transparency, and legal technology.   We are looking for an IT Project Manager & Network Engineer in Charlottesville, VA.   Maintains the organization’s effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic…
Controller – Full time We are a SaaS company in Washington D.C. specializing in legal tech, currently experiencing rapid growth. We are looking for a full time Controller to join our accounting and finance team reporting to the VP Finance. The candidate must have solid communication, technology, analytical and management skills. Candidates should possess knowledge of all aspects of U.S. GAAP. The ideal candidate should be proactive & self-motivated, demonstrate a propensity for learning, a team player and ability to work effectively with the team in all levels of the organization. Responsibilities of the Controller  Overseeing and leading all…
Eversheds Sutherland is pleased to announce the launch of a proprietary tool to help clients better assess the risk of an adverse ruling on spoliation of evidence in any US court. Developed in partnership with Fastcase, Spoliation Scientist is a first-of-its-kind legal data analytics tool that harnesses the power of artificial intelligence, text analytics, and interactive data visualizations to quickly and efficiently assess spoliation risk in any of the nation’s state and federal courts.   At the click of a button, the tool allows clients operating in multiple jurisdictions to quickly identify areas of risk, direct focus and better budget and…
Published six times a year, The Journal of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & Law (RAIL) is one of the first legal journals focused exclusively on exploring how robotics and machine learning are impacting our world. Subjects include drones, self-driving vehicles, biometric privacy, blockchain technology, HR software algorithms, and many other fascinating topics where the law is still highly malleable.  Enjoy a free sample of RAIL —click here to instantly download a full article: The Impact of COVID-19 on Blockchain Advancement by Keith B. Letourneau and Vanessa DiDomenico, in which the authors discuss blockchain use during the pandemic and believe its true potential…