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Legal citation formatting is time-consuming, and word processors can't handle it. CiteAdvisor automates the tasks of formatting legal citations within your documents and building and inserting tables of authorities. The software ensures that your documents meet the standards of courts, law professors, and publishers.
CiteAdvisor improves the effectiveness of your documents by helping readers locate the authorities you cite. It is an essential writing tool for:
The Citation Format Advisor feature of CiteAdvisor lets you select your jurisdiction, types of authorities to include, and the formatting rules you want to follow:
Citation Format Advisor scans a copy of your document and identifies citations to authorities on Westlaw: cases, statutes, court rules, constitutions, regulations, administrative decisions, journals, articles, and more.
If your formatting does not follow the rules specified, it suggests changes you can accept or reject. No changes occur without your consent, so you remain in full control of your document.
Software version – on the convenient West Solutions toolbar – is compatible with Microsoft® Word, Corel® WordPerfect®, and document management systems, and offers local cite checking for enhanced security. Also access your other software tools, such as BriefTools, from this one toolbar.
Online version – works with Microsoft Word documents and provides fast online access without the need for any software downloads.
Draft quality, cost-effective work product with the best form and substance, using research, analysis, and drafting tools right in your word processor.
With WestCheck software or WestCheck.com, you can automatically extract citations from your word-processing documents and check them against Westlaw.
Monitor citations from within Word or WordPerfect to ensure that citations in your internal documents are accurate and up-to-date.
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