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How do I note up cases?: Westlaw

Using Westlaw to note up cases

1. Select "International Materials" if you are noting up an English case. 

2. Search for the case using its citation or case name. 

3. Open the case and click on the "Analysis" link. 

4. Scroll to the segment, "Cases Citing This Case" to view how subsequent cases have treated the case. 

5. You can also scroll to view other information, such as the cases cited by the case and the journals and books citing the case.


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