Court Docketing and Calendaring

Reduce the Risk of Missed Deadlines

Reduce the risk of missing important deadlines with ProLaw’s rules-based docketing tools. From matter opening procedures to the complex events of a trial case, you will never miss another required filing, response, or appearance.

  • Manage all dates, events and documents related to a case in one place
  • Create your own custom rules or import applicable court rules from Westlaw Legal Calendaring Rules*
  • Automatically schedule the right professionals for each event based on their role in the case

Rules-based Court Docketing and Calendaring Features

  • Manage dates and venues via a point-and-click calendar with full views for easy scheduling
  • Receive rules updates to track all vital deadlines related to cases
  • Automatically assign responsible parties, comprised of a single attorney or an entire legal team, to ProLaw events
  • Generate custom docket reports to meet the multiple needs of the entire organization, practice area or individual professionals
  • Synchronize docket events with users’ Outlook calendars
  • Eliminate missed deadlines by delivering an unlimited number of email reminders for each docket event
  • Identify which documents should be created in conjunction with specific events
  • Easily access the schedules of attorneys or team members to determine availability
  • Ability to create practice area or client-specific checklists and procedures
  • Customize reminders based on the importance of the deadline or appearance
  • Create and save calendar entries to ProLaw from personal calendars in Outlook
  • Open ProLaw matters from within Outlook for seamless access to case information
  • Docketing in context of a case or matter
  • Rules-based docketing that triggers an entire series of date-dependent events from a single entry
  • Date changes made to rules-based events automatically adjust other related events
  • Automatic creation of events based on the completion of others
  • Integrated Westlaw Legal Calendaring Rules for Litigation  and Intellectual Property automatically calculate court- and Patent Office-required activities and deadlines*
  • Deadline efficiency reports
  • Date field calculator
  • Prompts to create conditional events
  • Events transferable across matters or professionals
  • Audit of date entries and modifications

View ProLaw Demo: Legal Docketing

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*Westlaw Legal Calendaring Rules sets are sold separately.