Getting Started with Google Scholar for Bankruptcy Case Law Research (With Pictures)

By Laura Corcoran, Staff Attorney for Chapter 13 Trustee Dianne Kerns, Tucson AZ.

February 19, 2015

Did you know that Google provides a free tool for searching through U.S. case law? Google Scholar is simple to use and has many nice features. To get started, point your web browser to the Google Scholar
website: scholar.google.com. See Figure 1 - The Google Scholar Homepage.

Notice that an option to “Select courts…” appears when you select the “case law” button . . .

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