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2/12/2020   What’s Fixed   – Document View. The toolbar is now dark, and the icons are light — matching the application’s overall theme. – Interactive Timeline. At the bottom of the search results pane, cleaned up some gray on the interactive timeline. – Repeat search. The application now lets you repeat a search, eliminating the prior error that “Your search is too similar.”  …
2/4/2020   What’s Fixed   Facets Updating.” In the Jurisdiction & Sources dropdown, if a user selects a source, the Facets will now update. – “State” becomes “States.” In the Jurisdiction & Sources dropdown, added an “s” to decrease ambiguity.…
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…
1/30/2020    What’s Fixed    Default scope now set to “last used.” If you set a scope (e.g., jurisdiction, source), your choice now persists until you change it.  Refine Search and Search Result Bar. When you go directly to a single document, this bar no longer appears.  Libraries in Browse View are now in alphabetical order, making things easier to find.  11th Circuit + District Courts. This source now includes only those district courts in the 11th Circuit.  Older Codes Appearing as Newer Codes. Corrected an issue where older statutes were incorrectly displaying as newer versions.  Block Quotes. Block quotes are now displayed correctly.  UI and CSS changes. Several small changes to make the interface smoother and more functional.  Keyword Highlighting (1) is no longer case sensitive and (2) can find keywords in quotations. The feature also will no longer disable the next and previous buttons.  Jurisdiction…
Fastcase is pleased to announce the release of version 7.5.3 of our flagship legal research platform. Houston, we have cleared the tower! Since starting Fastcase 7, we’ve designed our legal research platform with users in mind. We’ve been listening to our Fastcase 7 users, we’ve developed many of their good ideas, and we’re happy to release the changes we believe will make your experience even better! What have we done?   New Jurisdiction Selection Process   We heard from many users about selecting a jurisdiction, and we’ve honed the process to be even more straightforward. Our Jurisdiction & Sources selector…
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.   The successful candidate develops, plans and analyzes, and designs products, and program full-scale Web-applications that require extensive research. Utilizes advanced knowledge in the field of computer science or software engineering along with advanced knowledge of software development and…
Job Description Summary:  Human Resource Associate/Office Manager Position Fastcase is currently recruiting for a Human Resource Associate/Office Manager position, in Fastcase DC office. We are looking for a highly motivated HR and Office Manager professional to join a fast-paced and dynamic environment responsible for providing comprehensive Human Resource services on human capital matters, support office operations and develop team engagement opportunities (learning and social events). The position will serve the dual role of office specialist, and HR generalists, as part of a team which serves as the primary contact between the employee and HR. Reporting to the VP of Finance,…