What is “Noting up” and why should I do it?

“Noting up” means verifying that a particular case is still relevant and has not been reversed on appeal or overruled or criticized by subsequent cases.

“Noting up” is beneficial because it facilitates the discovery of more recent cases dealing with similar facts, that you can use in your legal argument.

Watch our video for a refresher on why and how to note up cases:

See more of our legal research video or ask a law librarian for help.