Vet Cites and Quotes with Shepard’s® BriefCheck™!

Vet Cites and Quotes with Shepard’s® BriefCheck™!

Now you can use the Shepard’s® BriefCheck™ service to check citations and quotations in briefs, memoranda and more, right from your Lexis Advance® research session. And use Shepard’s® BriefLink, also recently added to Lexis Advance, to add links from the citation to full-text authority.

Check citations and quotations in briefs, motions and pleadings faster without leaving Lexis Advance. Access BriefCheck™ from the Lexis Advance research pull-down menu.

Review the BriefCheck video and see the product in action.

Upload a brief, and with the convenient, wizard-like interface, choose your tasks, and BriefCheck can:

    • Validate citations through Shepard’s® Citations Service. The BriefCheck service generates a concise citation summary report tagging problem areas for your attention.
    • Verify quotations and deliver a QuoteCheck™ report validating quote accuracy.
    • Retrieve the full text of documents cited. Check each of your case-law citations (case name, parallel citations, jurisdictions, court and date) against the same information in Shepard’s Citations Service.

Shepard’s BriefLink, also available from the Lexis Advance research pull-down menu, allows you to add permanent links into your legal citations. Click and move to the full text at Lexis Advance. You can also add Shepard’s Signal™ indicators at the beginning of the citations, as well as links to the full-text Shepard’s reports. Watch the Shepard’s BriefLink video.

See graphics on pages 1 & 2 of the recent release of the Lexis Advance overview >>