Copy with Citation


Copy with Citation helps you save time researching and writing by enabling you to copy the text you want from a court opinion with the pinpoint citation included, as well as capture source information when you copy text from statutes, regulations, Bloomberg BNA Law Reports, Portfolios, and selected news articles.

How to Copy with Citation

  1. Open any court opinion.
  2. Highlight the text you want to copy and look for the Copy with Citation button.
  3. Click the Copy with Citation button.  A pop-up window appears with your selected text and extracted citation highlighted.
  4. Use Ctrl+C on your keyboard or right-click your mouse to copy the highlighted text and paste it into your document.
  5. You have the option to create hyperlinks back to Bloomberg Law.


  • Highlight the text you want to copy and the Copy with Citation button appears.  
  • Once you click on the Copy with Citation button, a pop-up displaying your selected text and extracted citation appears.  You can now copy and paste the content into your document.