Docket Research: Finding and Using Filings and Other Information from Dockets
Imagine a partner at your firm or your supervisor at a public interest or government organization asks you to locate a motion to dismiss for a certain case or to identify all cases where a particular organization filed an amicus brief. To find this type of information, you need to learn how to effectively use dockets.
Learn how to search for court filings outside of PACER.
How to use docket filings like a "brief bank" or see what kind of arguments opposing attorneys might make.
Use docket research to help you scope out judges, attorneys, prospective clients, and opposing parties.