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29 Jan 2018 Author : InfoPro Community Manager

LexisNexis® Information Professional Update—January 2018

Helping attorneys avoid detours and digressions: Wagstaffe interview, pt. 2

Last month this newsletter featured insights from award-winning judicial educator and practicing attorney James W. Wagstaffe, primary author of The Wagstaffe Group® Practice Guide: Federal Civil Procedure Before Trial, a LexisNexis® exclusive source. This month, Wagstaffe explains how insights, checklists and even video available through the online guide can help attorneys avoid detours and digressions in their civil procedure work.  Find out how you can help attorneys stay focused.

Smarter analytics
Lex Machina® attorney analytics now available via Lexis Advance® cases

Now you can access Lex Machina® Legal Analytics® for attorneys via full-text cases in the Lexis Advance® service. Quickly link from full-text Lexis Advance cases to preview summary charts that show attorney case filings by year and practice area.  Find out more.

Added document flexibility
Take advantage of the KWIC™ feature, added delivery options and easier TOC navigation

Now use the KWIC™ feature to deliver—print, email, download—documents with just your search terms surrounded by a window of text. This Lexis Advance® capability is available in several practice areas. Plus, take advantage of more new Lexis Advance delivery options and easier navigation for Table of Contents (TOC) sources.  See more details.

More search power and easier results review
Find statutes of limitation with Lexis Answers™, plus use added news commands and Shepard’s® filtering

Within the Lexis Advance® service, the machine-learning technology behind the Lexis Answers™ feature can now suggest a natural-language query when you ask for a statute of limitation. Plus, access more precision news commands and additional court filtering options for your Shepard’s® reports. Benefit from more powerful searching and quickly fine-tune your results.  Take a look.

Faster start to research, content updates and enhanced integrated tools
Move between products with the new “grid” icon; also explore new Practice Centers, MedMal Navigator® drafting enhancements and global primary law

Now when you click the grid icon on most Lexis Advance® screens, a graphical grid of products within your LexisNexis® subscription displays. Select a product, and you quickly move to the landing page for that product. Plus, Lexis Advance now has Workers’ Compensation and Commercial (transactional) Practice Centers, as well as additional global primary law. These new enhancements will help you get a faster start to research and access valuable content more easily.  Get more details.

Digest of LexisNexis® InfoPro Weekly—November and December 2017

Stay on top of vital resources with this quick update.  Link to the latest literature updates, product releases, webinars and training.