Exciting Updates to Your Legal Research Member Benefit
The CBA is committed to proving our members with innovative research solutions. Since 2004, the CBA has offered members no-cost access to Casemaker, the legal research platform. In January 2021, Casemaker and Fastcase merged. As a result, you now have access to both the Casemaker and Fastcase legal research platforms for a limited time. Read more about the merger.
What is Fastcase?
More than 1.1 million lawyers nationwide subscribe to Fastcase's legal research tools. Fastcase offers primary legal research, as well as more than 750 books, treatises and journals. Fastcase also integrates with Docket Alarm’s briefs, pleadings and motions database, and it syncs with a mobile app on iOS and Android.
Why did Fastcase and Casemaker merge?
Fastcase and Casemaker are combining to offer a comprehensive set of tools and products to users. Soon, you will gain new innovations in citator, docket analytics, workflow tools and more.
What this means for you.
Currently, you have access to both Casemaker and Fastcase. Your access to Casemaker will end and officially transition to Fastcase on Sept. 30. To help ease your transition, visit the Fastcase Resource Library where you can access tutorial videos, register for training webinars and find answers to your questions.
Ready to get started? Here are some next steps.
- When you log in to Casemaker, you'll have the option to start using Fastcase or continue to Casemaker until Sept. 30. If you choose to start using Fastcase, you will be redirected to its legal research platform.
- Also on this page, Casemaker and Fastcase have more information about the merger and transition, as well as links to training resources and webinars.
- Visit the Fastcase Resource Library and consider registering for a training webinar, watching the collection of tutorial videos and reading more information about the transition.
Visit the Resource Library to review a list of FAQs. If you have any more questions, contact Fastcase and Casemaker customer support.