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Docket Alarm is honored to receive Legaltech Product Innovation Awards in 2019 and 2015, and a nomination nod for the 2020 awards.

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Full Text Legal Search

Full Text Docket Search

The law is more than published judicial opinions.
Search the full court record and find information that other services can’t.

  • Federal and Bankruptcy Courts

    Find anything filed in Federal courts: companies, expert witnesses, judges, transcripts, motions, and much more. Find arguments and information that help you win cases and new business.

  • State Courts

    The majority of litigation occurs in state court, and Docket Alarm makes researching, tracking, and calendaring state court dockets and their underlying documents easy.

  • Intellectual Property Specialty Courts

    The comprehensive resource for IP including PTAB, TTAB, the ITC, the Orange Book, and for prosecution Public PAIR patent applications and TSDR trademark prosecution history. Find cases, arguments, and office actions to protect, monetize, or defend against IP.

  • Agencies

    Research agency materials not found anywhere else such as the U.S. Tax Court, NLRB, and select state agencies.

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Industry Leading Coverage

With more than 700 million legal records in its database,
Docket Alarm has information that can’t be found elsewhere.

  • 730M+

    Searchable documents and dockets

  • 300k+

    New documents and dockets added each day

  • 34

    U.S. states covered in state court litigation

  • 100%

    Coverage of PTAB, ITC, TTAB, and trademark and patent prosecution

Docket Alerts Alerts

Docket Alerts Real Time Docket Alerts

Never manually check the court docket again. Receive alerts on new court activity with new filings attached.

ECF Alerts

Attorneys can securely integrate their ECF account, to get instantaneous alerts of public documents without being charged a PACER fee.

New Lawsuit Alerts

Get alerts when new lawsuits are filed against a company, or matching your search criteria. Bulk download hundreds of filings at once, and export anything to a spreadsheet.

Prebuilt Analytics

In the PTAB and TTAB, we tag each case with which side won.

Looking at thousands of cases, we can tell you the likelihood of winning given a particular judge, technology area, law firm or party.

Gain a tactical advantage and make better client pitches. Learn more about our PTAB analytics here.

PTAB Analytics
Docket Alerts Analytics Workbench

Docket Alerts Analytics Workbench

Build custom analytics in any court, on any issue.

Docket Alarm’s Analytics Workbench platform allows users to build customized litigation analytics in any jurisdiction: state, federal, or agency. Build reports like average time to trial, motion success rate, and motion pendency rates.

Virtually any event on the docket sheet can be analyzed, measured, and graphed, in any court.

Analytics Icon Calendaring and Docketing

Never miss a deadline again. Easily calculate upcoming deadlines based on scheduling orders and local court rules. We maintain a full rule set, keep track of holidays, and distribute reminders to attorneys.

Synchronize court deadlines with your team's Outlook calendar.


Many More Advanced Features

Docket Alarm comes with everything attorneys need
to reduce errors and improve work product quality.

  • Advanced Searching
  • Search Filters

    Basic search filters such as party, law firm, judge, case status. Advanced filters like stock symbol, number of parties, upcoming deadlines, and more.

  • Search by Dollar Amount

    Find jury verdicts, public settlements, demands, attorney billing rates and more by searching by particular dollar range.

  • Document OCR

    Every document, even image based documents, are searchable because we process every document with OCR.

  • Search Within Docket

    Easily navigate through large dockets with advanced Boolean search tools. Search the underlying documents too.

  • Document Delivery
  • ECF Integration

    Get instant notifications of case activity using your ECF account, and save money on PACER fees by utilizing the free first look.

  • Email Attachments

    You don't have to login or accept charges to view documents, they are always attached to the email alert.

  • Mobile Support

    Docket Alarm is mobile friendly so you can get your documents when you’re away from your desk.

  • Clio Integration

    All your documents and docket information can be automatically uploaded and organized to your matters with our Clio integration.

  • Deadlines and Calendaring
  • Rules-Based Calendaring

    Quickly and confidently calculate upcoming deadlines from our extensive database of court rules.

  • Automatic Calendaring

    Deadlines are automatically extracted from the docket sheet and underlying filings like scheduling orders.

  • Outlook and Google Calendar Integration

    Synchronize all deadlines with your existing Outlook or Google calendar.

  • Analytics
  • IP Litigation Analytics

    Get comprehensive analytics in the Patent Trial and Appeal Board as well as the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

  • Docket Alerts
    Firm, Party Analytics in State and Federal Courts

    Create custom analytics in state courts, federal courts, agencies - any court supported on Docket Alarm.

  • Export & Embed Analytics

    Export analytics as PDF or Excel. Embed live analytics directly on your website or blog, making them accessible to anyone.

  • Automation and Exporting
  • Bulk Downloads

    Automatically download dozens or hundreds of filings from a docket sheet and put them into a zip file.

  • Search and Docket Export

    Export search results and an entire docket into an easy to read excel report.

  • API

    Build client portals, run complex statistical analysis, or bulk download millions of documents with our API.

  • Zapier Integration

    Zapier allows you to create automations without programming. Populate spreadsheets, slack channels, or even tweets with live court data, no programmer required. Learn more.

  • Case Law Integrations
  • Full Text Legal Search
    Fastcase Case-law Integration

    Quickly pull all cited cases in a motion or court opinion using Fastcase’s vast case law database

  • Bluebook Filenames

    Get Bluebook compliant citations directly for any document on Docket Alarm, just click copy cite.

  • Enterprise Tools
  • Administrator Tools

    Manage hundreds of users, create user groups, and provide different levels of access with our administrator tools.

  • Single-Sign-On

    Automatic log-in for large enterprises using single-sign-on technology.

  • History and Usage Reports

    Get comprehensive reports of past usage, see who are your top users, and how they have used the service.

  • Matter Management

    Group cases and teams based on matter number, itemize activity and PACER charges based on matters.

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Flexible Pricing

You spoke, we listened. Docket Alarm offers a monthly as well as a pay-as-you-go plan.
Whether you want to download 2 documents or 200, we have you covered.

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Here’s What Our Clients Have To Say

Customer Quote
New legal developments occur every day under the new AIA proceedings before the PTAB, and Docket Alarm is an invaluable tool for finding the most up to date information needed to give you the upper hand in these cases. It is the most comprehensive resource available for performing legal research and case tracking for PTAB proceedings.
Jason R. Mudd
Partner, Erise IP, represented petitioner in the first-ever inter partes review
Customer Quote
In addition to Docket Alarm's search capabilities, its PTAB analytics platform saves me and my team dozens of hours of labor intensive research. In just a few clicks, I can spot trends across judges and technology areas, see institution and claim cancellation rates, and see how a particular party's PTAB proceedings are progressing.
Brad D. Pedersen
Patent Practice Chair, Patterson Thuente IP
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Fastcase and Docket Alarm

Fastcase and Docket Alarm Together

In 2018, Docket Alarm became part of Fastcase. Fastcase, founded in 1999, is a leading legal research service that provides a comprehensive national law library with powerful searching, sorting, and data visualization tools.

Together, Fastcase and Docket Alarm are ushering in a new generation of legal technology, providing legal professionals the tools they need to stay on top of their cases, eliminate errors, and provide the highest quality service to their clients.