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Court Wire

Automatically receive early notifications of legal case filings.

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Access newly filed lawsuits faster to gain a competitive edge

Court Wire reporters monitor more than 200 key courts around the country, including
all federal courts, collecting new cases as they are filed. We report filings to you hours,
days, or even weeks before cases appear on a court docket — in the way you prefer:

Receive instant alerts of newly filed cases

Receive instant alerts of newly filed cases

Pre-docket alerting gives you first available access and awareness of newly filed lawsuits based on your customized search criteria.

Learn about new cases faster

Learn about new cases faster

Our reporters give a synopsis of the key legal issues in each filing so you can understand the essence of a case without reading the entire complaint, react faster, and work more efficiently.

Create customizable newsletters

Create customizable newsletters

Receive one newsletter for cases that meet your criteria. You can also receive unlimited newsletters tailored to clients, practice groups, partners, corporate segments, courts, and more.

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Westlaw Court Wire is available for all U.S. district courts and selected state courts. For a complete list of jurisdictions, access the Court Wire coverage map.

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Business Development

Court Wire provides notification of newly filed lawsuits as soon as the court processes them to help you identify new client opportunities faster.

Business Development

Due Diligence

Receiving early notifications of newly filed lawsuits from Court Wire can help your organization stay up to date on people and organizations you are researching.

Due Diligence

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