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LexisNexis CourtLink Case Study: Five Attorney Law Firm

“Our firm brought in several new clients using LexisNexis CourtLink.”

Challenges

  • Solves the following challenges with CourtLink:
    • Finding new business opportunities
    • Accessing dockets and documents from federal and state courts in one search
    • Conducting research on cases

Use Case

  • Most commonly search for the following pieces of information in CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
    • General cases in my practice area
  • Uses the following CourtLink features most frequently:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature are the following:
    • New business development
    • To be up to speed about the latest litigation activity in my area of practice

Results

  • Pinpointed a new business opportunity in the last three months with CourtLink.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Large Law Firm

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal and state courts in one search

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: very important
    • Alerts: very important
    • Tracks: very important
    • Docket runner: important
    • Docket search: very important
    • patent search: important
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Develop new business

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Providing comprehensive results
  • Considers CourtLink is very critical to their firm.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Solo Practitioner

“With CourtLink, I can immediately access dockets of the cases my clients are involved in and can keep abreast of events in my cases.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • All litigation involving a party
    • Specific dockets
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: very important
    • Alerts: very important
    • Tracks: very important
    • Docket search: very important
  • Top reason for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Efficient
    • Offering access to the courts you need
    • Providing the fastest tracks
  • Was able to pinpoint a new business opportunity with CourtLink in the past three months.
  • Considers CourtLink very critical to their firm.

CourtLink Case Study: Large Enterprise Pharmaceuticals Company

“CourtLink enables me to quickly retrieve information regarding litigation concerning my company.”

Challenges

  • Subscribed to CourtLink for the following purposes:
    • Access the largest collection of full-dockets
    • Search across the full-text of more than 168 million dockets and documents in one place
    • Access litigation profiles of key players
    • Spend less time data gathering and more time analyzing and decision making
    • Share information with others on their team

Use Case

  • Uses CourtLink for the following tasks:
    • Be notified of new filings against their organization
    • Monitor litigation impacting their industry
    • Search Federal and State court dockets and documents in one location
  • Uses the following CourtLink functionalities most often:
    • Single Search
    • Docket Search
    • Patent Search
  • Has an approximate revenue of over $1 Billion.

Results

  • Cited CourtLink as the source they trust most to be notified of new and ongoing cases.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Small Law Firm

“CourtLink has helped me find cases and information on my case in an expedient manner.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to access dockets and documents from state courts
    • Need to conduct research on your case
    • Need to research opposing counsel or judge

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • All litigation involving a party
    • Specific dockets
    • Specific complaints
    • Opposing counsel profiles
    • Judge profiles
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: very important
    • Alerts: very important
    • Tracks: very important
    • Docket runner: very important
    • Docket search: very important
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Uncover competitive intelligence
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Providing comprehensive results
    • Providing the fastest alerts with the complaint attached
    • Able to scan alerts for relevant keywords
    • Able to share updates with colleagues or others working on the case
  • Considers CourtLink critical to their firm.

CourtLink Case Study: Global 500 Telecommunications Services Company

“CourtLink provides alerts on new filings, especially if outside counsel is slow to provide notice of new filings; alerts on new filings by other companies who may potentially file suit against our company.”

Challenges

  • Subscribed to CourtLink for:
    • Uncover information they wouldn’t have otherwise found
    • Access relevant documents
    • Receive timely alerts of new and ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Uses CourtLink for the following tasks:
    • To be notified of new filings against their organization
    • To search Federal and State court dockets and documents in one location
  • Uses the following CourtLink functionalities most often:
    • Alerts
    • Tracks
  • Has an approximate revenue of over $1 Billion.

Results

  • Cites CourtLink as the source they trust most to be notified of new and ongoing cases.

CourtLink Case Study: Large Enterprise Media & Entertainment Company

“I like CourtLink because it alerts me of newly filed cases and of updates to cases that I’m tracking. It’s much easier then logging onto PACER every day or multiple times a day.”

Challenges

  • Subscribed to CourtLink for:
    • To uncover critical information they wouldn’t have otherwise found
    • To receive updates about new and ongoing litigation faster than they would through other sources
    • For access to relevant documents
    • To search across the full-text of more than 168 million dockets and documents in one place
    • To spend less time data gathering and more time analyzing/decision making

Use Case

  • Uses CourtLink for the following tasks:
    • Monitoring litigation impacting their industry
    • Researching breaking legal news stories
    • Searching more than 168 million Federal and State court dockets and documents in one location
  • Applies the following CourtLink functionalities most often:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
    • Tracks
    • Docket Search
  • Operates in the media industry.

Results

  • Confident they are searching the most comprehensive docket and document collection in the industry with CourtLink.
  • Used CourtLink to pinpoint and win a new business opportunity.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Medium-Sized Law Firm

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to access dockets and documents from state courts
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • All litigation involving a party
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
    • General cases in my practice area
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: important
    • Alerts: very important
    • Tracks: very important
    • Docket runner: important
    • Docket search: very important
    • Patent search: important
  • Top reason for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Offering access to the courts you need
    • Able to scan alerts for relevant keywords
    • Able to share updates with colleagues or others working on the case
  • Did pinpoint a new business opportunity with CourtLink in the past three months.
  • Considers CourtLink to be extremely critical to their firm.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Small Law Firm

“CourtLink provides us with the ability to quickly search for and download documents from a specific court or with a specific judge.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings, and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: very important
    • Alerts: important
    • Tracks: important
    • Docket search: very important
    • Patent search: very important
  • Top reason for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Providing comprehensive results
    • Offering access to the courts you need
    • Able to share updates with colleagues or others working on the case
  • Considers CourtLink critical to their firm.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Small Law Firm

“I believe that Courtlink has reduced our Pacer costs tremendously.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to access dockets and documents from state courts
    • Need to conduct research on your case
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases
    • Need to gather competitive intelligence

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
    • Specific complaints
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: important
    • Alerts: important
    • Tracks: important
    • Docket runner: important
    • Docket search: very important
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Uncover competitive intelligence
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Providing comprehensive results
    • Offering access to the courts you need
  • Considers CourtLink is very critical to their firm.

CourtLink Case Study: Fortune 500 Computer Hardware Company

“CourtLink eliminated the need for PACER in virtually all cases and enables us to stay ahead of outside counsel in assessing new matters. We can analyze judges and similar cases in a time effective manner.”

Challenges

  • Subscribed to CourtLink to:
    • Access the largest collection of full-dockets
    • Access relevant documents
    • Search across the full-text of more than 168 million dockets and documents in one place
    • Access litigation profiles of key players
    • Receive timely alerts of new and ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Uses CourtLink for the following tasks:
    • Be notified of new filings against their organization
    • Research potential outside counsel
    • Search Federal and State court dockets and documents in one location
  • Uses the following CourtLink functionalities most often:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
    • Tracks
    • Docket Search
    • Patent Search
  • Has an approximate revenue of over $1 Billion.

Results

  • Is confident they are searching the most comprehensive docket and document collection in the industry with CourtLink.
  • Cites CourtLink as the source they trust most to be notified of new and ongoing cases.

LexisNexis CourtLink Case Study: AmLaw 100 Firm

“I use CourtLink for strategic profiles, which is very useful for me to see whether a company or individual has been involved in litigation.”

Challenges

  • Solves the following challenges with CourtLink:
    • Accessing dockets and documents from Federal and State courts in one search
    • Conducting research on cases, opposing counsel or judge
    • Tracking activity and parties in ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Most commonly searches for the following pieces of information in CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets and complaints
    • Opposing counsel and judge profiles
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
    • General cases in my practice area
  • Uses the following CourtLink features most frequently:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
    • Docket Search
    • Patent Search
  • Uses the CoutLink Alerts feature for competitive intelligence about opposing counsel, judge, expert witness or firm and to be up to speed about the latest litigation activity.

Results

  • Ranked CourtLink as a 10 out of 10 in terms of how critical it is to their practice.
  • Pinpointed a new business opportunity in the last 3 months with CourtLink.

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Small Full-Service Law Firm

“CourtLink provides us with an early notice of new lawsuits before clients are served.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to find new business opportunities using alerts
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to access dockets and documents from state courts
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal and state courts in one search
    • Need to conduct research on your case
    • Need to research opposing counsel or judge
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases
    • Need to gather competitive intelligence

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • All litigation involving a party
    • Specific complaints
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: important
    • Alerts: very important
    • Tracks: important
    • Docket runner: very important
    • Docket search: important
  • Top reason for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • To stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area

Results

  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Providing comprehensive results
    • Providing the fastest alerts with the complaint attached
    • Able to share updates with colleagues or others working on the case
    • Able to search across federal and state courts at one time
  • Did pinpoint a new business opportunity with CourtLink in the past three months.
  • Considers CourtLink critical to their firm

CourtLink Case Study: Global 500 Computer Hardware Company

“Courtlink’s ability to set case alerts and tracks saves me hours of time I would otherwise have to spend searching in another service; the alerts help me keep my customers informed of relevant litigation in a very timely manner.”

Challenges

  • Subscribed to CourtLink for :
    • Access the largest collection of full-dockets
    • Search across the full-text of more than 168 million dockets and documents in one place
    • Receive timely alerts of new and ongoing cases

Use Case

  • Uses CourtLink for the following tasks:
    • To be notified of new filings against their organization
    • To monitor competitors
    • To monitor litigation impacting their industry
    • To search Federal and State court dockets and documents in one location
  • Uses the following CourtLink functionalities most often:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
    • Tracks
  • Has an approximate revenue of over $1 Billion.

Results

  • Is confident they are searching the most comprehensive docket and document collection in the industry with CourtLink.
  • Cites CourtLink as the source they trust most to be notified of new and ongoing cases.

LexisNexis CourtLink Case Study: Large Law Firm

“I use courtlink more than I use Lexis.com. We pull a lot of dockets and documents. I love the single search feature and the post-search filters. I work in the library and I use CourtLink on behalf of attorneys. The interface is easy to use.”

Challenges

  • Solves the following challenges with CourtLink:
    • Accessing dockets and documents from Federal and State courts in one search.
    • Conducting research on cases, opposing counsel or judge.
    • Tracking activity and parties in ongoing cases.

Use Case

  • Most commonly search for the following pieces of information in CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
    • Specific complaints
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Uses the following CourtLink features most frequently:
    • Single Search
    • Alerts
    • Tracks
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature are the following:
    • New business development
    • To be up to speed about the latest litigation activity in my area of practice

Results

  • Ranked CourtLink as a 10 out of 10 in terms of how critical it is to their practice.



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