M&A practice will be busy in 2021

2020 began with a mix of optimism and concern among M&A professionals, as international trade concerns, political uncertainty and a range of other factors weighed on an M&A market otherwise buoyed by strong economic fundamentals. Not far into the year, the global pandemic turned those prognostications upside down, and the M&A market, like the broader economy, entered a wild ride. M&A activity ground to ...
26 Jan 2021

Recent Lexis+™ Enhancements

You can benefit from a variety of recently enhanced Lexis+ features and new options. New Lexis+ Litigation Analytics – see overview and resources Highlighting, annotation and work folder improvements Highlight and annotate documents without saving to a folder. You will see your highlights and annotations when you return to the document in search results. Folders have been redesigned with a cleaner ...
26 Jan 2021

Explore new Lexis® and Lexis+™ content and filters

Your Lexis or Lexis+ subscription now provides exclusive access to American Maritime Cases (AMC) , a specialized collection of maritime and admiralty cases and curated primary law sources, as well as the in-depth AMC index of maritime topics. AMC provides authoritative admiralty and maritime resources dating back nearly 100 years, and the publisher has established itself as the go-to source for maritime cases and other ...
26 Jan 2021

Law360® Pulse keeps users up to date on the business of law

Law360 Pulse combines award-winning Law360® journalism with powerful data and analytics from the Lexis +™ experience to deliver unparalleled business of law coverage, timely insights and the industry intelligence to help you stay on top of issues and trends, safeguard your clients and stay ahead of the competition. Stay competitive through timely updates on the pivotal changes that happen every day in the legal ...
26 Jan 2021

LexisNexis® Information Professional Update—October 2020

New Product Spotlight Understand search logic and more efficiently navigate results with new Lexis+™ features The new Lexis+ research experience offers added and expanded features that streamline search, navigation and review. Now you can explore the Search Tree, Missing and Must include, Shepard’s ® At Risk, Code Compare, the expanded Lexis Answers® feature and Search Term Maps, which was recently ...
12 Oct 2020

COVID-19 and Insurance

The global pandemic threatens to fundamentally change the way the insurance industry operates. Businesses and public health have already been impacted, with COVID-19-related government shutdowns and health issues leading to business interruptions, supply chain issues and significant liability concerns. Legislators and regulators are rapidly responding to the changing landscape with laws and regulations to protect both ...
12 Oct 2020

Build better briefs and arguments with the new Brief Analysis tool

Brief Analysis within the Lexis+™ experience helps you build stronger arguments and legal documents. You can use it to find additional relevant materials with targeted research recommendations and Shepard’s ® analysis, all based on the citation patterns and legal concepts found in your document. Start by selecting Brief Analysis from the Experience Dock on the Lexis+ home page. Then, either drag and drop ...
12 Oct 2020

The Lexis+™ experience integrates practice notes, annotated forms, checklists, clauses and more

Only the Lexis+ experience integrates practice resources with research, enhancing workflow and saving time. Access Practical Guidance (formerly Lexis Practice Advisor®) directly from the Lexis+ home page in the experience dock on the left. Select the desired Practice Area. Also note the access to the State Law Comparison Tool and Resource Kits on the bottom right. Or, access Practical Guidance content via the search ...
12 Oct 2020

Understand search logic and more efficiently navigate results with new Lexis+™ features

The new Lexis+ research experience offers added and expanded features that streamline search, navigation and review. Now you can explore the Search Tree, Missing and Must include, Shepard’s ® At Risk, Code Compare, the expanded Lexis Answers® feature and Search Term Maps, which was recently expanded to all major content categories. Gain more control over your Boolean search with the one-of-a-kind Search ...
12 Oct 2020

LexisNexis® Information Professional Quarterly Update—July 2020

Visit LexisNexis in the AALL virtual exhibit hall for important updates, insights and a little fun. We’re excited to “see” you in the LexisNexis® booth at the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) virtual exhibit hall July 13 – 16. Be sure to stop in and get the latest updates on the products that interest you. Find out how. Quickly evaluate product liability case value and viability ...
7 Jul 2020

Market your firm to its full potential with the new LexisNexis PatentAdvisor® Benchmarking Reports™

Are you making the most of credible, third-party, objective data to market your firm to prospective patent clients and earn more business from current clients? Help your firm showcase areas of expertise with the proprietary LexisNexis PatentAdvisor® Efficiency Score™ and real-time, fully customizable PatentAdvisor™ Benchmarking Reports™. PatentAdvisor is a powerful patent analytics tool with the ...
7 Jul 2020

COVID-19 and securities disclosures

The global COVID-19 pandemic has affected virtually every corner of the economy and forced public and private companies to take a very deep look at all aspects of their businesses—from operations and workplace issues to supply chain and sales challenges. In the public company context, there is an additional layer for business leaders and their counsel to consider: SEC filing obligations and investor communications ...
7 Jul 2020

Finding direction and enjoyment in the world of law librarians

Reflecting on modest beginnings as a young mother with a law degree and a love of books, Gayle Lynn Nelson recently told us what she appreciates about her career, accomplishments and colleagues in the world of law librarians. This year she received the Private Law Librarians & Information Professionals (PLLIP) Vendor/Outside Champion Award for work promoting the value of information professionals to the broader legal ...
7 Jul 2020

Quickly evaluate product liability case value and viability

Product liability cases can be complicated, expensive and time-consuming. But now, working up cases can be more efficient. Designed by and for practitioners, the new Lexis Product Liability Navigator™ tool helps attorneys and researchers assess the validity, value and potential risk of a case, obtain critical information and insights across all LexisNexis® content, and formulate case strategies while reducing ...
7 Jul 2020

LexisNexis® Information Professional—Quarterly Update, April 2020

New Context Company Analytics: a unique content mix and first of its kind “news story lines” analytics The new Context Company Analytics is the only tool that combines legal, financial and news data providing legal professionals with the...
13 Apr 2020

A smorgasbord of enhancements on Intelligize®

The new Intelligize release offers a whole range of features which drive efficiency and deliver new analytics and insights. The unique machine-learning “similar comments” search is game changing. Enhanced views, the new compare feature an...
13 Apr 2020

The end of Libor: Where do we go from here?

In July of 2017, the United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority announced that LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) will be phased out in 2021 , as regulators look to replace it with a more reliable alternative. LIBOR is a benchmark rate that...
12 Apr 2020

New Context Company Analytics: a unique content mix and first of its kind “news story lines” analytics

The new Context Company Analytics is the only tool that combines legal, financial and news data providing legal professionals with the fastest, most comprehensive way to gain market insights and corporate company intelligence. Specifically, the compa...
12 Apr 2020

LexisNexis® Information Professional Quarterly Update—January 2020

New court analytics module added to Context on the Lexis Advance® service Know how your court has ruled on similar matters and what language persuades your court to help you build the best argument or consider a change of venue with Context cour...
14 Jan 2020

LexisNexis® PAIR Watch delivers USPTO PAIR data to your inbox, providing dependable patent application monitoring

Easily automate public patent application tracking for one— patent application, or hundreds or thousands—of patent applications with the PAIR Watch patent monitoring service. Designed to manage the time-consuming task of tr...
14 Jan 2020

Staying current in an evolving cybersecurity and privacy landscape

Cybersecurity has once again been named one of the hottest practice areas for the year and is projected to continue to be an area with seismic activity in 2020 . Recent years have seen significant legislative activity on all levels of government inclu...
14 Jan 2020

How the next generation of lawyers is reshaping practice through legal technology

New independent research study of law students conducted by PwC* on behalf of LexisNexis® reveals how next-gen lawyers have embraced Lexis Advance® legal technologies that include data visualization, AI and analytics. Generation Z, the faste...
14 Jan 2020

New court analytics module added to Context on the Lexis Advance® service

The new court analytics module is now available to all subscribers of Context litigation analytics who also subscribe to judge analytics and expert witness analytics. Access over 5,000 state and federal courts and view analytics to: Know what lan...
14 Jan 2020

LexisNexis® Information Professional Quarterly Update—September 2019

New content, new home page and more on the Lexis Advance® service Several significant enhancements released this summer on Lexis Advance resulting in faster, easier navigation and more relevant results. Highlights include a new streamlined home ...
13 Sep 2019

Increase patent prosecution efficiency with LexisNexis PatentAdvisor®

The LexisNexis® IP portfolio is a unique suite of solutions that offers content, resources and tools designed specifically for IP professionals and researchers. LexisNexis IP evaluation and analysis tools and databases make up the world’s l...
13 Sep 2019