Tip of the Week – Westlaw AU
Quick Links on Westlaw AU enables one click access to content from the home page. Quick Links functionality allows for the creation of a shortcut to a product title, a chapter, a document or search results. Note: This feature is available for OnePass and IPP (Personalisation) users. Step 1: Locate the relevant content by browsing or searching ...more
In Westlaw AU documents can be grouped together in one search result. A single Result may have more than one document within it. The documents belonging to one Result are called Document families. Example: Search for a case by citation e.g. 250 CLR 640 Step 1: From the Westlaw AU homepage enter 250 CLR 640 into ...more
After conducting a search in Westlaw AU a full Search Results list displays on the main screen. After clicking on the title of a document a Mini Results List will load in the left pane. Step 1: Conduct a search then select on a document title. Once the document is displayed click Search Summary from the left pane. The Mini ...more
This guide is designed to assist with Softdocs in Westlaw AU.
Westlaw AU provides the ability to search across multiple FirstPoint Classifications to locate cases. This is useful when you want to find cases classified to more than one category. For Example: In order to find all Hearsay cases related to Statements provided by a patient or victim. Step 1: Click the Cases Search Template Step ...more