The Vermont Judiciary is pleased to provide access to
select civil division opinions.
The opinions may be viewed by clicking on a link
below and selecting the title of the opinion you want to
opinions are categorized by year of filing and sorted by
date of filing.
To view the Supreme Court Published Entry Orders
or Past Reports please visit the Legal Links page in the
Legal Information webpage.
Civil Division Opinions 2011 - Present
List of Civil
Division Opinions 2006 - 2010
List of Civil Division Opinions
2002 - 2005
OPINIONS ARE UNOFFICIAL
The texts of civil division opinions available here are
unofficial. They have
been reformatted from the originals.
The accuracy of the
texts and any accompanying data is not guaranteed.
This database is not
exhaustive; it does not include all civil division opinions.
At this time, no opinions from Vermont’s criminal and
family divisions are included.
Readers of these opinions should take appropriate care to
ensure that they are fit for whatever purpose to which they
are put, and should independently determine whether they
have been reviewed by the Supreme Court.
In June 2008, updates to the digesting fields were
February 2011, updates to the Supreme Court review field was
TO CITE AN OPINION
The following format is recommended for use in Vermont:
Fingerlakes Constr. Co., Inc. v. Fillmore Farms, LLC, No. 56-2-04 Bncv (Vt. Super.
Ct. Aug. 3, 2005) (Carroll, J.), available at
DOCUMENT LIBRARY FORMAT
The document library format allows the user to view by
reference any of several data fields. The fields provided
describe the following: the plaintiff and defendant; the
docket number, including case suffix; the judge; the filing
date; up to three digest topics; and whether the decision
has been reviewed by the Vermont Supreme Court.
The docket number typically consists of three
numbers: a chronological number, the month in which the case
was filed, and the year in which the case was filed. The
suffix typically includes two letters indicating the county
of filing, and two letters generally indicating subject