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Resources for Florida Lawyers Displaced by Hurricane Irma

UPDATE - The Florida Bar - Young Lawyers Division seeks your help! Hundreds of Florida citizens are calling the Bar’s Disaster Relief Hotline in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Most need only simple advice, and you can help. Sign up here to be a Volunteer. Fastcase is collaborating its Hurricane Irma relief initiative to in and out-of-state attorneys volunteering in areas affected by the storm. In preparation of Irma’s potential impact not seen since 1992, our efforts are in assisting those individuals and businesses that face disruption or possibly worse. Legal research is probably the last thing on your mind right now, but as you aim to prepare and possibly get back on your feet, Fastcase is here to help in a small way. As of now, Fastcase Premium is available to all members of The Florida Bar, with or without a premium subscription. All firm-size access restrictions have been removed. If you have been affected by Irma but are not a Florida Bar member, please just get in touch (support@fastcase.com) and we'll give you access for as long as you need it.
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Resources for Texas Lawyers Displaced by Hurricane Harvey

UPDATE – Fastcase is expanding its Hurricane Harvey relief initiative to out-of-state attorneys volunteering in areas affected by the storm. In the wake of such a colossal tragedy, our hearts go out to all those whose homes and businesses have been destroyed or disrupted. Legal research is probably the last thing on your mind right now, but as you get back on your feet, Fastcase is here to help in a small way. As of now, Fastcase Premium is available to all members of the State Bar of Texas, with or without a premium subscription. All firm-size access restrictions have been removed. If you have been affected by Harvey but are not a Texas Bar member, please just get in touch (support@fastcase.com) and we'll give you access for as long as you need it.
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Patent Law in Plain English: Part 2 – Updates to 35 USC 102(b)

At Fastcase, we like to take complex legal concepts and make them simple. Right now we are continuing to discuss the multifaceted issue of Patent Law. This week we’re highlighting another difficult patent law concept and explaining it in plain English.
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The Future of Law for Corporate Counsel and Law Firm Leaders To Be Explored at 2017 Focus Conference

The D.C. Bar and Fastcase today announced the theme of the inaugural Focus Conference, Focus: InsideOut. A one-day invitation-only event for leaders in law firms and corporate counsel offices, Focus: InsideOut will be held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. on November 15, 2017.
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Patent Law in Plain English: Part 1 – Updates to 35 USC 102(a)

At Fastcase, we like to take complex legal concepts and make them simple. This month, we will be taking on the multifaceted issue of Patent Law. Each week we’ll highlight
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Fastcase Announces 2017 “Fastcase 50” Award Winners

Legal publisher Fastcase today announced the company’s annual list of “Fastcase 50” honorees. Selected from online nominations, the award recognizes the year’s smartest, most courageous innovators, techies, visionaries, and leaders in the law.
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Delaware State Bar Association Opens Free Legal Research Library Through Partnership with Fastcase

Members Get Free, Nationwide Access to Online Law Library, Leading Visualization Tools, Mobile Apps, and Annotated Statutes WILMINGTON, DE and WASHINGTON, DC (July 6, 2017) – The Delaware State Bar
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Now it’s the Big Three in Legal Research

The U.S. legal publishing market may no longer be a duopoly, according to the most recent Clio users survey. The survey asked users what tool they use for legal research, and users reported that Westlaw, Fastcase, and Lexis were their tools of choice, in that order. With more than 2,100 respondents, 20.58% reported that Westlaw was their tool of choice, and 20.35% reported that Fastcase was their favorite legal research service. LexisNexis was a close third with 20.21% of users.
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How to Find Cases by a Specific Judge on Fastcase

There has been a vacancy on the Supreme Court of the United States since the death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. This past week saw the nomination of Judge Neil McGill Gorsuch, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. With this nomination, there has been an upsurge of interest in the prior opinions of Judge Gorsuch. These decisions can easily be found on Fastcase.
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How to Find Immigration Law on Fastcase

The past weekend has seen many lawyers take a sudden and intense interest in immigration law. We here at Fastcase are happy to help!
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Winner of the prestigious American Association of Law Libraries (New Product) Award, Fastcase for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone is used by more attorneys than any other legal app according to the ABA. Anyone may use the app for free to access Fastcase's comprehensive legal research database on the go.