TO EARN FREE CLE CREDITS WITH LIVE FASTCASE WEBINARS:
GO HERE FOR FASTCASE CLE REGISTRATION
PLEASE NOTE: To obtain CLE credit for a Fastcase webinar, you must register through the LSBA website by using your LSBA log in information; finding the link for the date and session that suits you; and following the instructions. Otherwise, CLE credit cannot be issued. Your CLE credit will be issued when your attendance is confirmed after the webinar.
TO ACCESS FASTCASE FOR RESEARCH:
GO HERE FOR ACCESS TO FASTCASE WEBSITE FOR LEGAL RESEARCH
(NOT FOR CLE WEBINAR)
In June 2005, the Louisiana State Bar Association became the first state bar association in the nation to offer Fastcase as a free benefit to its members. In June 2010, the LSBA renewed its contract with Fastcase and is relaunching the benefit with low-cost CLEs around the state which feature Fastcase and law office technology. Additionally, the LSBA has featured Fastcase in its August/September 2010 Bar Journal issue.
To encourage smarter, more efficent use, Fastcase has created Fasttips. You already know that Fastcase has an app for iPhone, iPads and Droids, but did you know that you can...
- create your own advance sheet in e-book format one month's worth of judical opinions from courts around the country.
- batch print up to 20 cases at a time?
- browse statutes in outline form?
- email cases to yourself, colleagues or clients?
- send your search results to another fastcase user?
- use online Live Chat for assistance with your research?
Read Fasttips for even more features.
The Fastcase App for your iPhone
Have you ever found yourself in a courtroom hallway preparing for oral argument and wishing that you could search for a few more cases? Would you like to be able to log some legal research time during your subway or bus commute? How about double-checking a statute provision before walking into a client meeting or a settlement negotiation? Now you can.
Fastcase for the iPhone is the largest free law library on the iPhone and it uses smart search technology from Fastcase's fully-featured Web-based legal research application, which allows you to sort the most relevant results to the top of the list, customize and re-sort search results, and integrate citation analysis tools right into the results list.
Note to iPhone Users:
To use the free iPhone app, members must register a new username (which is your email address) and create a password. This username and password will be used to login to the iPhone Fastcase app. Your Bar ID and password are used to login to your LSBA Member Account to access Fastcase via the LSBA web site using your desktop or laptop.
Fastcase is the premiere American provider of online legal research.
The company's patent-pending research software helps busy legal professionals sort through the clutter, ranking the best cases and statutes first, and enabling users to re-sort search results to find answers fast. Fastcase puts the whole law library on the desktop -- providing online access to millions of cases, statutes, and regulations, and at a fraction of the cost of existing alternatives. Fastcase is an American company based in Washington, D.C. and founded in 1999. It was built by lawyers and for lawyers, with the input of specialists in legal research, library science, and law. Fastcase's mission is to make better research available to more people through innovation, value and choice.