Over 100 publications added to news content on Lexis® and Lexis+™*

Publisher: Gale Group American Journal of Medical Research Economics, Management, and Financial Markets Geopolitics, History, and International Relations Journal of Research in Gender Studies Journal of Self-Governance and Management Economics Wright Papers CTC Sentinel The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases Stem Cell Research News Physician’s Briefings Japan Academy Proceedings Series ...
2 Jun 2021

NEW: Nexis Newsdesk™ Certification Program starts next week—Register now

Would you like to improve your Nexis Newsdesk proficiency, search techniques and content sharing strategies? Register for the new Nexis Newsdesk™ Certification program! This three-part course, taught by LexisNexis ® Knowledge & Research Consultants, is specifically designed for Nexis Newsdesk administrators who would like to acquire a more in-depth understanding of advanced search strategies, refining ...
26 May 2021

Refreshed UI and Other Enhancements To Practical Guidance

The Practical Guidance user interface has been refreshed providing: A cleaner and more intuitive layout The ability to easily bookmark documents from full document view Easier access to key tools and resources now displaying on the right side of the page A larger search bar with the option to pre-filter by practice area and jurisdiction Your most recently viewed documents and searches populated and linked ...
26 May 2021

Nexis Newsdesk™ Enhancements Released on May 18

Search Enhancement Coverage spikes show percentage growth You can now click a coverage spike to see the percentage growth for that spike compared to the chart average. Share Enhancement Send multiple newsletters at once Newsletter managers now have a Send Now option in the newsletter toolbar, which allows users to send multiple newsletters after completing curation activities. Please note: The Send Now feature ...
19 May 2021

Help Newer Associates Keep up With Litigation Deadlines With These Key Sources

The Lexis® and Lexis+™ services include a vast collection of up-to-date resources to help legal professionals avoid common pitfalls. For example: Deadlines in Civil Litigation Chart (Federal) (Practical Guidance) Civil Litigation Fundamentals Resource Kit (Federal) (Practical Guidance) Local Rules Guides (Practical Guidance) Litigation Milestones Checklists (The Wagstaffe Group Practice Guide: Federal ...
19 May 2021

Practical Guidance—U.S. Federal Option Added to State Law Comparison Tool

A new U.S. Federal option is now available for many topics in the State Law Comparison Tool, particularly for certain Labor & Employment topics. The State Law Comparison Tool allows legal professionals to efficiently compare laws across multiple states for a variety of practice areas and topics. Now users can access U.S. Federal as well, when and where applicable. Access the State Law Comparison Tool from the Tools ...
12 May 2021

New Civil Litigation Fundamentals Resource Kit for California

Introducing the new Civil Litigation Fundamentals Resource Kit (CA) . This Resource Kit provides an overview of important topics attorneys should understand when litigating a case in California state court. It includes key resources providing step-by-step guidance on fundamental civil litigation tasks that you will typically work on in a California state court litigation, including detailed practice notes, annotated forms ...
12 May 2021

New Navigation and Readability Enhancements to Lexis+ Full Document Display

Several new design enhancements and features were added to the Lexis+ full document display, enhancing the user experience related to readability, navigation and access to helpful content and tools. Improvements to the current experience Enhanced document readability More intuitive navigation within the document A streamlined presentation with reduced visual clutter and greater emphasis on key elements of the ...
6 May 2021

Summer Associate Training Resources

It’s summer associate season, and we’re here to help support your efforts. Share these updated learning resources with your summer associates as part of your training program related to the LexisNexis® products you subscribe to. In addition, your LexisNexis practice area specialist is available to provide in-person or virtual training, answer questions, etc. LexisNexis Prepare to Practice Program is ...
6 May 2021

Lex Machina® Expands California State Court Coverage With Seven Major Counties

Lex Machina has added over 1.5 million cases in seven California counties, bringing its total state court case count to over 2.5 million cases. Lex Machina and LexisNexis recently released a seventh California county, Orange County Superior Court. The team has now released the following seven major California courts: Los Angeles County Superior Court (serves 10 million citizens) Sacramento County Superior Court ...
28 Apr 2021

Nexis Diligence™ Enhancements

New Suggested Names in Search: Use the Suggested Names option to view and select nicknames or alternative names you want included in your search. This makes it easier to identify additional names your subject may be known by. Admin & Preferences—Role Changes: Now, if a user’s permissions are changed, the user will be notified within the app. For example, if admin privileges are added or removed, you ...
21 Apr 2021

An Example of How to Vet Expert Witnesses Using Context

Recently, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed summary judgment for Kawasaki Motors Corp agreeing with a lower court that the experts retained by the plaintiff in a personal injury case did not meet the reliability standard set forth in Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharm., Inc., 509 U.S. 579 (1993) . Specifically, the plaintiff had designated two experts who the trial court deemed unreliable under Daubert. Cases often ...
21 Apr 2021

Case Outcome Passage Added to Brief Analysis Report

When viewing case recommendations in your Brief Analysis report on Lexis+, save time by understanding how a case has been decided so you can quickly determine how relevant it will be in supporting your argument.
21 Apr 2021

Lexis® Practical Guidance Additions including Civil Litigation Fundamentals Resource Kit, Training Presentations and more

Civil Litigation Resource Kits provide an overview of important topics when litigating a case in federal or state court including step-by-step guidance on civil litigation tasks including pre-litigation considerations, commencing a lawsuit, answering the complaint, removal, asserting third-party claims, discovery, motion practice and more, all in one place. A federal kit is available plus the newest addition, Civil Litigation ...
8 Apr 2021

The Law360® News Customization Tool, myLaw360, Now Available in the Law360 App for iOS and Android ® Devices

my Law360 , enabling Enterprise and Platform clients* to fully customize their own dashboard of news feeds most relevant to them, is now available on the go in the Law360 app for iOS and Android devices. With the click of a button, you have the ability to: Streamline your workflow with a tailored dashboard, including all Law360 news coverage and select LexisNexis® legal news products Easily track legal developments ...
31 Mar 2021

New Environmental, Social and Governance Resource Kit

The Environmental, Social and Governance Resource Kit provides convenient links to related resources in the areas of Capital Markets & Corporate Governance, Commercial Transactions, Corporate and M&A, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Energy & Utilities, Finance, Labor & Employment, Private Equity & Investment Management, and Real Estate. All Practical Guidance Resource Kits are listed ...
31 Mar 2021

New Auto-Save Feature for Annotations and Highlights in Lexis® and Lexis+™

Users can now annotate and highlight documents without having to save the document to a folder. Also, if the user comes across a document that was already in a folder in new search results, they could make annotations and highlights (as the document was already saved) and those will auto-save.
31 Mar 2021

Law360® App for iPhone® and Android™ Devices Now Includes All Law360 Brands

All Law360 brands are now included in the Law360 app for on-the-go coverage! Law360 Enterprise and Platform customers have access to the Law360 core product, Law360 Tax Authority, Law360 Employment Authority and Law360 UK products in the app. Please note that in order to access the other product lines, you must also subscribe to them. Visit the Google Play™ store or Apple® App Store ® to download the Law360 ...
17 Mar 2021

New Key Development Trackers and Resource Kits Added to Practical Guidance

Tax Key Legal Development Tracker (Federal) : For each legal development, the tracker lists the affected section(s) of the Internal Revenue Code, including the date of the development (and effective date[s] if applicable) and provides direct links to relevant Practical Guidance content. SEC Proposed and Adopted Rules Tracker : The table below provides (1) the date of the most recent development (i.e., the proposal ...
17 Mar 2021

Encourage Summer Associates to Participate in the LexisNexis® Prepare to Practice Program

The 2021 Prepare to Practice program helps summer associates master the practical skills they need to succeed at your firm with a focus on statutory research, using analytics, and drafting and analyzing documents. Encourage law students to complete the program and enhance their research skills. Direct them to the Prepare to Practice webpage to get started. Contact your LexisNexis ® representative if you have questions ...
17 Mar 2021

Exclude Case Notes From Legal News Results With New Filter

When reviewing legal news search results, scroll to the bottom of your filter panel on the left. Expand Exclusions and select Exclude Case Notes . Exclusion filters are also available for stock stories, non-business news and obituaries.
10 Mar 2021

Complimentary GDPR Enforcement Tracker From MLex®

The interactive GDPR Enforcement Tracker helps users understand: The trends in enforcement (i.e., the consequences of not complying with GDPR regulations), and which countries/sectors/areas of data protection regulators are actively enforcing The monetary risk of certain practices Supporting evidence for advice given to a client regarding data protection policies You can filter by country, company, sector ...
3 Mar 2021

Lexis Answers® Now Available in Lexis+™ for Practical Guidance

Similar to Lexis Answers for case law, you can receive targeted answers to questions from practice notes. You can experience the Lexis Answers service on Practical Guidance when searching from the Practical Guidance Experience in Lexis+ or by doing a search in Lexis+ and then choosing Practice Notes as the content type. Receive up to 10 answers to your question above your full search results.
3 Mar 2021

New Context Attorney Analytics Releases

Context Attorney Analytics is a powerful language analytics solution that provides unique insights into the records and experience of attorneys and uncovers the precise arguments they have made in prior motions and briefs helping you neutralize their arguments and strategy. If you have access to Context Analytics, this module will be automatically added.* Context Attorney Analytics will help you: Research opposing ...
3 Mar 2021

Subscribe to newsletters by practice area to stay on top of the latest issues and associated resources

If you have access to Practical Guidance as part of your LexisNexis subscription, you are entitled to receive the Practical Guidance newsletter, a weekly roundup of news and insights, customized to your practice area and delivered to your inbox. Sign up to receive this complimentary practice area newsletter written by our team of legal experts. CUSTOMIZE YOUR NEWSLETTER HERE Practical Guidance provides industry ...
23 Feb 2021