Legal News - in addition to skimming legal news as covered under Basic Prep, you can look for legal analysis of your judge's activities in specific areas of law using practice area resources:
- Law 360 - type in your judge's name and click on "News & Analysis" at the left. You can use the topic filters (e.g., consumer law, bankruptcy, class actions).
- Bloomberg Law News topical news sources - These resources are widely used by practitioners and scholars to keep track of developments in their field. Short and in-depth stories track recent cases. To find out issues your judge has been involved with that attract the interest of specialists:
- use the simple search box at the top to look for your judge's name; or
- pick a topical reporter (e.g., Daily Labor Report or U.S. Law Week), click on the "View More" link, click on "View and Filter All Stories," then filter by your judge's court on the left side of the screen.