Tip of the Week #2

Using Shepard's to Find Additional Authority

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Tip of the Week #2

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Using Shepard's to Find Additional Authority
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  1. Using Shepard’s to Find Additional Authority

    Slide 1 - Using Shepard’s to Find Additional Authority

    • Tanishka V. Cruz, ESQ
  2. Pulling a Shepard’s Report

    Slide 2 - Pulling a Shepard’s Report

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  3. Select Citing Decision Tab

    Slide 3 - Select Citing Decision Tab

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  4. Using the Filters within the Shepard’s Report

    Slide 4 - Using the Filters within the Shepard’s Report

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  5. Conclusion

    Slide 5 - Conclusion

    • Shepard’s is the gold standard for citation validation, but remember that it is a powerful expansion tool.
    • Use Shepard’s to locate additional authority that supports your argument in your jurisdiction.
    • Earn 100 POINTS by emailing me at tanishka.cruz@lexisnexis.com
    • Subject Line: 100 Points for Tip 2
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