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Lex Machina’s Consumer Protection Litigation Report Reveals Companies Paid More Than $34 Billion in Damages Over the Last Decade

Case filings rose nearly 20% over the last decade while class-action lawsuits tripled

Oct 23, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today released its inaugural Consumer Protection Litigation Report, the first and only report of its kind that illuminates data-driven trends and insights from more than 132,000 U.S. District Court case filings involving consumer finance abuses or unfair or deceptive trade practices.


Lex Machina Brings Data-Driven Insights to Business Litigators and Consumer Advocates with New Legal Analytics for Consumer Protection Litigation Module

More than $43 billion in damages has been awarded in consumer protection cases since 2009; Equifax, Volkswagen and Facebook among the seminal consumer protection cases

August 27, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the 15th expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform with its new Consumer Protection Litigation module covering nearly 145,000 cases, including more than 26,000 class action lawsuits, pending in federal district court since 2009.


Lex Machina Launches Comprehensive Tax Litigation Module

Tax litigators now have access to detailed insights about the track records of judges, individual attorneys, law firms and parties involved in federal tax cases, as well as broader trends within the practice area

July 23, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the 14th expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform with its new Tax Litigation module covering more than 12,000 tax cases pending in federal district court* since 2009.


Lex Machina’s Environmental Litigation Report Reveals Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Generated More Than Half of All Federal Environmental Litigation Cases and More Than $13.6 Billion in Damages Since 2010

July 16, 2019 — Lex Machina today released its inaugural Environmental Litigation Report, the first and only report of its kind that illuminates data-driven trends and insights from more than 13,000 U.S. District Court case filings involving a dispute over regulation of the environment under any federal statute, including pollution, the use of natural resources, protection of plant and animal ecosystems, and other ways in which humans interact with nature.


Lex Machina Wins 2019 Artificial Intelligence Breakthrough Award

Company Recognized with “Best Decision Management Solution” Award in 2019 AI Breakthrough Awards Program

June 26, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced that its Legal Analytics platform has been selected as the winner of the “Best Decision Management Solution” from AI Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Artificial Intelligence (AI) market today.


Lex Machina Launches Federal Environmental Litigation Module to Enable Attorneys To Use Legal Analytics for Case Success

More than $22 billion in damages awarded in environmental cases over the last decade
BP Deepwater Horizon cases account for a significant amount of total litigation

June 11, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the launch of its Environmental Litigation module, the 13th expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform.


First Annual Lex Machina ERISA Litigation Report Shows More than $1.8 Billion in ERISA-Related Damages Were Awarded from 2016-2018 Despite a Decline in Case Filings

May 30, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today released its first ERISA Litigation Report, which highlights data-driven trends and insights from more than 86,000 cases concerning disputes over the administration of employee benefits plans protected by The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) of 1974.


Lex Machina Federal Contracts Litigation Report Shows Steady Decline in Case Filings in the Decade Following the 2008–2009 Recession

From 2016 to 2018, financial institutions and franchisors were among the most active plaintiffs in federal contracts litigation disputes, while financial institutions were the most active defendants

May 7, 2019  Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released its first Federal Contracts Litigation Report, which illuminates trends and insights from more than 146,000 commercial and non-commercial U.S. District Court cases over the last decade.


Lex Machina Antitrust Litigation Report Shows Decline in New Case Filings and Strong Influence of Multidistrict Litigation

Cases against pharmaceutical and chemical companies dominated new case filings.
Federal courts awarded over $4.3 billion total damages in antitrust cases in 2018.

April 2, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its second Antitrust Litigation Report, which illuminates trends and insights from more than 9,000 antitrust cases active since 2009, including Sherman Act, Clayton Act and Federal Trade Commission Act violations, as well as analysis of multidistrict litigation (MDL).


Lex Machina’s Annual Patent Report Shows Decline in Patent, PTAB, and ANDA Case Filings in 2018

District of Delaware was the top district for all patent and ANDA case filings
District courts awarded more than $1.4 billion dollars in patent damages in 2018

January 29, 2019 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released its sixth annual Patent Litigation Report – its most comprehensive report on patent litigation trends to date.


Meet The Inaugural Data-Driven Lawyer Award Winners During Lex Machina and Law360 “Future of Law” Webcast December 12

Five tech-savvy attorneys – from senior associate to shareholder – discuss the importance and impact of data and analytics in today’s challenging legal environment

December 11, 2018 — Law360 and Lex Machina, both LexisNexis companies, today announced that recipients of the inaugural Data-Driven Lawyer Award will be sharing their best practices and insights on the effective use of analytics during a “Future of Law” webcast on December 12.


Lex Machina Launches Comprehensive Contracts Litigation Module

Latest offering upgrades and replaces existing Commercial Litigation module with over 50% more cases covering all non-commercial, class action, and government contract disputes filed in federal district court

December 4, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced an expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform with its new Contracts Litigation module, providing legal professionals with detailed data from more than 135,000 contracts cases pending in federal district court since 2009.


Lex Machina Expands Legal Analytics Platform with Launch of ERISA Module

New Module Helps Attorneys Navigate Complexities Surrounding Disputes Over ERISA-Protected Life, Health, Disability, Pension, Retirement, and Other Employee Benefit Plans

November 14, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the latest expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform with the addition of ERISA litigation cases. The ERISA module encompasses nearly 83,000 cases filed in federal district court pending since 2009.


Lex Machina’s First Annual Insurance Litigation Report Reveals Distinct Case Filing Trends

Automobile Claims Up 39% From 2009-2017 While Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Claims Double;
Life Insurance Claims Fell 20%; Homeowner Claims Rose 80%, Hidden By Hurricane-Related Claims

October 9, 2018  Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the release of its first annual Insurance Litigation Report, which encompasses data on more than 93,000 insurance cases pending in federal court since 2009 — the third-largest case set on the Legal Analytics platform.


Lex Machina’s 2018 Securities Litigation Report Reveals Securities Litigation Is at an All-Time High

September 11, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the release of its 2018 Securities Litigation Report to showcase the recent trends and insights from its database of over 15,000 securities cases litigated in federal district court since 2009.


Lex Machina Brings Powerful Legal Analytics to Insurance Litigators

Data analysis illuminates critical decision-making elements, such as case timing, resolutions, damages, and track records of opposing counsel, parties, and judges

August 7, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the eleventh expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform, which now covers insurance litigation. The new module encompasses more than 92,200 cases pending in federal court since 2009 that involve disputes between an insurer and a policyholder, a beneficiary, or another insurer asserting the rights of a policyholder.


Lex Machina Releases New Trade Secret Litigation Report

July 18, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the release of its first-ever Trade Secret Litigation Report, which represents the most comprehensive and accurate dataset available for analyzing trade secret misappropriation cases.


Lex Machina Launches Highly Anticipated Legal Analytics Module for Trade Secret Litigation

Platform’s tenth expansion gives attorneys data-driven insights and greater transparency into the complex world of trade secret litigation

May 30, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the highly anticipated expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform to cover trade secret litigation – the platform’s tenth practice area.


Lex Machina Integrates Remedies Analytics into Its Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform

New data gives attorneys insights into grant/deny rates and decision timing for preliminary injunctions, permanent injunctions and temporary restraining orders

May 17, 2018— Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the addition of new remedies analytics content for the platform.


Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation Increases Nearly 30 Percent in 2017: Lex Machina Releases Fourth Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Litigation Report

Tecfidera, Eliquis and Sensipar among the most litigated drugs in 2016 and 2017
Delaware ANDA filings surge 60 percent in 2017; New Jersey filings remain flat; Eastern District of Virginia filings plummet 90 percent

May 3, 2018— Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the release of its fourth annual Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Litigation Report.


Lex Machina’s Inaugural Product Liability Litigation Report Focuses on Burgeoning Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Product Case Filings

Launch of New Expert Witness Explorer App Gives Legal Analytics Users
Expanded Insights into the Use and Admissibility of Expert Testimony

April 2, 2018 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its first annual Product Liability Litigation report.


Lex Machina’s Fifth Annual Patent Litigation Year in Review Report Quantifies the Impact of the Landmark TC Heartland v. Kraft Supreme Court Case

Historic Supreme Court decision disrupted status quo of new case filings: Eastern District of Texas still the top venue but new cases drop 48%; Delaware cases surge 71%

February 7, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its fifth annual Patent Litigation Year in Review report.


LexisNexis and Lex Machina Named Legal A.I. Leaders In National Law Journal’s Inaugural List

LexisNexis selected for its groundbreaking Lexis Answers offering; Lex Machina selected for its industry-leading Legal Analytics platform

February 1, 2018 — LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, and Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics® platform, today announced that they were named to the National Law Journal’s inaugural Legal A.I. Leaders list, a distinction reserved for leading developers of innovative, artificial intelligence-driven products and services.


Lex Machina Launches First State-Specific Legal Analytics Module for the Delaware Court of Chancery

Major technology upgrade gives attorneys data-driven insights to help them succeed in the country’s premier court for corporate law and contractual disputes

January 25, 2018 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the first state-specific expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform covering the Delaware Court of Chancery, the nation’s preeminent forum for the determination of corporate and contractual disputes.


Lex Machina Expands Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform Into Federal Product Liability Litigation

November 13, 2017 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform to cover federal product liability litigation.


Lex Machina’s First Annual Report on Bankruptcy Litigation in District Court Provides Insights and Data About the Complex World of Bankruptcy Appeals

October 26, 2017 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its first annual report on Bankruptcy Litigation in District Court.


LexisNexis Announces Second Round of Legal Tech Accelerator Participants

Contract Wrangler, dealWIP, Lawacountability, Medilenz,ThreadKM, Vijilent and vTestify chosen after rigorous evaluation of more than 50 applicants

September 28, 2017 — LexisNexis today announced the second round of participants in its Silicon Valley legal tech accelerator program, which launched with five inaugural participants in April 2017 to give startups a leg up in the rapidly expanding legal tech industry.


Lex Machina Expands Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform Into District Court Bankruptcy Appeals

Legal Analytics helps attorneys navigate the complexity and unpredictability of district court bankruptcy appeals, enabling attorneys to make smarter decisions and create winning appeal strategies

September 26, 2017 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform to cover district court bankruptcy appeals.


LexisNexis Completes Its First Accelerator Program for Legal Technology Startups, and Issues Call for a New Group of Applicants

Inaugural Participants – Visabot, TagDox, Separate.us, Ping and JuriLytics – Share Unanimously Enthusiastic Feedback

August 24, 2017 — After the successful completion of its first 12-week accelerator program for startups in the legal technology space, LexisNexis today announced a call for a new round of applicants interested in participating in its second legal accelerator program.


Lex Machina Adds Employment Litigation to its Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform

Data and insights from over 70,000 discrimination, retaliation, and harassment cases and three million docket entries now available to employment litigators

July 12, 2017 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform into employment law. The new employment litigation module includes over 70,000 discrimination, retaliation, and harassment cases pending in federal court since 2009.


Lex Machina Expands its Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform to Commercial Litigation

Commercial offering is latest step in Lex Machina’s rollout of Legal Analytics for all practice areas

June 20, 2017 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform into commercial law, the largest of all federal practice areas, and Lex Machina’s most ambitious expansion to date.


Lex Machina’s Second Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) Report Reveals New Insights about Trial Resolutions, Technology Center Trials, Administrative Patent Judges, Law Firms, Parties and More

Among the top findings: Fish & Richardson is the most experienced firm in representing petitioners; top petitioners include Apple, Samsung, Google and Microsoft; communications and semiconductors are the most common areas of focus in PTO Technology Center trials

June 15, 2017 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its second Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) Report.


Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation Filings Have Declined for the First Time in Three Years According to Lex Machina’s Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Litigation Report

Abilify overtakes OxyContin as the most litigated trade name, but Actavis holds the record for participating in the most ANDA cases since 2009

April 27, 2017 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today announced the release of its third annual Hatch-Waxman/ ANDA Litigation Report.


LexisNexis Announces First Five Legal Tech Accelerator Participants

Visabot, TagDox, Separate.us, Ping, and JuriLytics chosen after rigorous evaluation of 40+ applicants

March 31, 2017 — LexisNexis today announced the first five participants in its new Silicon Valley legal tech accelerator program, which was created to give startups a leg up in the rapidly expanding legal tech industry.


Lex Machina’s First Annual Securities Litigation Year in Review Report Reveals 23 Percent Increase in Case Filings in 2016

March 16, 2017 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its first annual Securities Litigation Year in Review report.


Lex Machina’s Fourth Annual Patent Litigation Year in Review Report Shows 22 Percent Decline in Patent Filings in 2016

Among the top findings: Samsung, LG and Apple are top defendants; top 10 plaintiffs are all patent monetization entities; Eastern District of Texas leads with nearly 37% of all patent cases filed

March 2, 2017 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of the award-winning Legal Analytics platform, today released findings from its fourth annual Patent Litigation Year in Review report.


Lex Machina Releases Two New Breakthrough Apps for Its Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform

Damages Explorer gives unprecedented insights into damages awarded, and Parties Comparator highlights corporations’ litigation volume, performance, and outcomes to help attorneys win

January 26, 2017 — Continuing the expansion of its successful Legal Analytics Apps™ offering, Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced two powerful new applications—Damages Explorer and Parties Comparator—that instantly deliver critical litigation information to help attorneys win more cases and close more business.


LexisNexis Launches New Legal Tech Accelerator In Silicon Valley

Participating startups receive hands-on mentoring, access to cutting edge tools, technologies and data, and other unique benefits to advance their businesses

December 8, 2016 — LexisNexis today announced the launch of a new legal tech accelerator in Silicon Valley designed to give startups a leg-up in the rapidly expanding legal tech industry.


Lex Machina Joins Prestigious Panel of Judges, Regulators, Attorneys and Patent Experts at the Georgetown Law Patent Law and Policy Conference

Panel to focus on PTAB’s growing role in patent litigation, the recent FTC study on patent assertion entity activity and other related topics, illuminated by Lex Machina’s legal analytics data

November 30, 2016 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced that Legal Data Scientist Brian Howard will be joining a prestigious group of U.S. judges, government regulators and prominent patent attorneys at the Georgetown Law Patent Law and Policy Conference on Thursday, December 1.


Lex Machina Expands Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform To Cover Antitrust Litigation

The new module enables attorneys to make data-driven decisions about federal antitrust case strategies and tactics and gives lawyers a competitive advantage in antitrust litigation

November 15, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced the latest expansion of its award-winning Legal Analytics platform into antitrust law, following its recent expansion into securities law in July.


New Comparator Apps from Lex Machina Empower Lawyers To Instantly Compare Courts, Judges, And Law Firms

Easy Side-by-Side Comparisons Enable Faster, Data-Driven Decisions, Helping to Win Cases and Close New Business

September 20, 2016 — Expanding upon the successful roll-out of its Legal Analytics Apps offering last year, Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced two new breakthrough applications – Courts & Judges Comparator and Law Firms Comparator – that instantly deliver critical litigation information to help attorneys win cases and close business.


Lex Machina Wins Best Big Data Legal Analytics Solution 2016

Lex Machina wins award for three years in a row, enters The Recorder’s Hall of Fame

September 7, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced that its Legal Analytics platform was named the Best Big Data Legal Analytics Solution by ALM’s The Recorder for the third year in a row.


Lex Machina Expands Award-Winning Legal Analytics Platform into Securities Law

First step in Lex Machina’s long-term plan to cover every federal legal practice

July 21, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced it is expanding its award-winning Legal Analytics platform beyond intellectual property (IP) into securities law.


Lex Machina Adds Orange Book Data to Its Patent Litigation Analytics Platform

ANDA litigators now have access to patent and use code data for litigated pharma patents

June 6, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced it has integrated the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations data – commonly known as the Orange Book – into its award-winning Legal Analytics platform.


Lex Machina’s Second Annual Trademark Litigation Year in Review Report Shows Overall Trademark Litigation Filings In Decline

Chanel No.1 in damages awarded for trademark litigation followed by Burberry Ltd. and Gucci.
Coach the leading plaintiff in trademark cases, followed by Chanel and Microsoft.

May 23, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics, today announced the release of its second annual Trademark Litigation Year in Review report, highlighting key filings, findings, remedies, and damages in trademark cases pending in U.S. District Court from 2009 through the first quarter of 2016.


Lex Machina’s Darren Schleicher to Present on the Future of Big Data and Legal Analytics at the International Trademark Association Annual Meeting in Orlando

Lex Machina also releasing its second annual Trademark Litigation Year in Review report

May 19, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today announced that Darren Schleicher, Director of Sales for the Eastern US, will speak at the 138th Annual Meeting of the International Trademark Association (INTA; May 21 – 25 in Orlando).


Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation Filings Have Risen Significantly since 2014, According to Lex Machina’s 2015 Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Report

OxyContin remains the most litigated trade name, while Sandoz has participated in the most ANDA cases.
Pharma-centric Delaware and New Jersey overwhelmingly receive the highest number of ANDA filings.

April 26, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today announced the release of its second Hatch-Waxman/ANDA Report, which surveys the landscape of patent litigation related to Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDAs) submitted to the FDA under the Hatch-Waxman Act.


Lex Machina Releases Annual Patent Litigation Year in Review Report

Among top findings: Samsung overtakes Apple as most-sued defendant; tech and pharma companies round out top 10

March 16, 2016 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today released findings from its third annual Patent Litigation Year in Review report.


Lex Machina’s New Attorney Data Engine Improves Accuracy of Litigation Data

Enhances federal litigation data to accurately associate attorneys with cases, ensuring that attorneys don’t miss critical information

February 9, 2016 — Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today announced the release of its Attorney Data Engine, an exclusive new capability that dramatically improves the quality and accuracy of attorney data for District Court cases.


Lex Machina Releases 2015 Report on PTAB Litigation

Apple, Samsung Remain the Most Active PTAB Petitioners, While Communications and Semiconductors Are the Most Litigious Sectors

January 21, 2016 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today announced the release of its latest report on Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) litigation.


Lex Machina Releases Expanded Legal Analytics for PTAB

New capabilities help patent lawyers craft winning PTAB litigation strategies

December 3, 2015 – Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company and creator of Legal Analytics®, today introduced unprecedented new data about trials before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) offering unique new ways to visualize and analyze the information.


LexisNexis Acquires Premier Legal Analytics Provider Lex Machina

Legal professionals will benefit from new, next-generation solutions that drive more informed decisions to craft winning case strategy and close business

November 23, 2015 – LexisNexis® Legal & Professional today announced that it has acquired privately held Lex Machina, Inc., creator of award-winning Legal Analytics®, a next-generation technology platform that transforms how law firms and companies excel in the business and practice of law.


Lex Machina Unveils Suite of Custom Insights Apps

New Applications Accelerate How Attorneys Formulate Effective Litigation Strategies

October 20, 2015 – In a move to accelerate data-driven legal strategies, Lex Machina today introduced Custom Insights Apps, a new suite of specialized applications that instantly deliver critical litigation information to help attorneys win cases and close business.


Lex Machina Releases First-Ever Study of U.S. Copyright Litigation Trends

Legal Analytics® Platform Gives Companies and Law Firms Easy Access to Valuable Copyright Data to Inform Winning Legal Strategies

August 11, 2015 – Lex Machina today released the legal industry’s first Copyright Litigation Report, revealing trends and insights gleaned from thousands of copyright cases in U.S. District Courts from January 1, 2009 through June 30, 2015.


Lex Machina Releases the Legal Industry’s First Daily Trademark Litigation Newsletter with Seamless Access to Legal Analytics

Trademark Litigation Update Puts Attorneys Ahead of the Game on District Court Activity, Legal Trends and the Latest Developments in Trademark Litigation

August 5, 2015 – Lex Machina announced today the release of Trademark Litigation Update, the first daily trademark litigation e-mail newsletter for district court cases.


Lex Machina Reports Record 3,122 New Federal Patent Cases Filed in First Half of 2015

Biggest First-Half-Year Ever Reverses 2014 Downward Trend

July 14, 2015 – Lex Machina, pioneer of Legal Analytics, announced today that 3,122 new federal patent cases were filed during the first six months of 2015, exceeding the total for any prior first-half-year period and reversing the downward trend in new case filings observed in 2014.


Lex Machina’s Legal Analytics Named 2015 New Product of the Year by American Association of Law Libraries

May 13, 2015 – The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) announced today that it has selected Legal Analytics, a first-of-its-kind software platform from Lex Machina, as its New Product of the Year for 2015.


Lex Machina’s Trademark Litigation Report Provides Comprehensive and Accurate Insights on Trademark Litigation Data

May 1, 2015 – Lex Machina announced today the release of the first comprehensive Trademark Litigation Report, analyzing key metrics including filings, findings, remedies, and damages in trademark cases pending from 2009 through the first quarter of 2015.


Lex Machina Launches Legal Analytics for Trademark and Copyright

Extends data-driven insights to new practice areas

March 31, 2015 – Lex Machina announced today the launch of Legal Analytics® for trademark and copyright cases, affording lawyers in these specialties for the first time ever, insights into the behavior of district court judges, opposing parties, and opposing counsel, enabling them to gain competitive advantage in trademark and copyright litigation.


Lex Machina Releases 2014 Patent Litigation Year in Review

March 26, 2015 – Lex Machina, pioneer of Legal Analytics®, released its second annual Patent Litigation Year in Review report today, providing unparalleled depth of insight into the major patent litigation trends of 2014 and the forces behind them. The report paints a picture of a turbulent, if historic, year for patent litigation.


Ralph Baxter Joins Lex Machina Board of Directors

February 24, 2015 – Lex Machina, pioneer of Legal Analytics®, announced today that Ralph Baxter has joined the company’s Board of Directors. A pioneer in law firm management and a bold legal industry innovator, Baxter will help guide Lex Machina’s accelerated growth as the company continues innovating to enable companies and law firms to craft successful legal strategies, win cases, and close business.


Lex Machina Launches Legal Analytics for Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) Trials Data

February 10, 2015 – Legal Analytics announced today the integration of Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) data into its platform. The new module enables Patent Litigators to develop winning litigation strategy with even greater insight into party and patent litigation history.


Lex Machina CEO Josh Becker Recognized as Litigation Trailblazer and Innovator by Two Leading Legal Publications

December 4, 2014 – Josh Becker, CEO of Legal Analytics® creator Lex Machina, has been named one of the 25 leading innovators in California law by The Recorder and selected by the National Law Journal as one of the country’s Top 50 Litigation Trailblazers & Pioneers for 2014.


Lex Machina Launches Custom Insights: Personalized Analytics for Unprecedented Insights into Cases, Motions, and Trends

New capabilities enable lawyers to design their own approach to crafting winning IP strategy

November 12, 2014 – Lex Machina, creator of Legal Analytics®, today raises the bar for legal technology by introducing Custom Insights with the new release of its Legal Analytics platform.


Lex Machina’s Owen Byrd to Share Legal Analytics Expertise with Conference Attendees in New York City

October 30, 2014 – Lex Machina, creator of Legal Analytics, announced today that Owen Byrd, Chief Evangelist & General Counsel, has been tapped to share his expertise at two upcoming legal conferences on November 6th in New York.


Lex Machina General Counsel Owen Byrd to be Featured Speaker at Eastern District of Texas 2014 Bench Bar Conference

October 14, 2014 – Lex Machina, creator of Legal Analytics, announced today that its Chief Evangelist & General Counsel Owen Byrd, General will be speaking at the upcoming Eastern District of Texas 2014 Bench Bar Conference.


Lex Machina Gives ANDA Litigators A New Competitive Edge

September 23, 2014 – Lex Machina, creator of Legal Analytics, a new category of legal technology, announced today the release of Legal Analytics for ANDA Litigation.


Lex Machina Named One of Best New Legal Service in The Recorder’s The Best of 2014 Reader Survey

August 25, 2014 – Lex Machina, creator of Legal Analytics, a new category of legal technology, has been awarded top honors in The Recorder’s eighth annual “Best of 2014 Reader Survey” announced today. The survey, which tallies votes from legal professionals, recognizes Lex Machina in the top three of “Best New Legal Service” in 2014.


Lex Machina Releases First-Ever Patent Litigation Damages Report

Arms IP litigators and executives with insights and trends to inform case strategies and tactics

June 25, 2014 – Today Lex Machina, a provider of Legal Analytics for law firms and companies, released the first-ever Patent Litigation Damages Report. The paper analyzes both total (cumulative) and median damages awarded in 36,629 patent cases filed and terminated from 2000 through 2013.


Lex Machina Releases First Annual Patent Litigation Review

Legal Analytics provides more comprehensive and accurate insights on patent litigation data

May 13, 2014 – Today Lex Machina released its first annual Patent Litigation Year in Review report, offering unique insights about judges, districts, parties, law firms, patents, and more.


AIPLA and Lex Machina Partner to Deliver Intellectual Property Data for Better Litigation Insights

Partnership Also Provides All AIPLA Members 10 Percent Discount on Lex Machina’s Ground-Breaking Legal Analytics Product

December 4, 2013 – The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) has announced a new partnership with Lex Machina, the pioneer of Legal Analytics, a category that combines data and software to provide the winning edge in the highly competitive business and practice of law.


Lex Machina Introduces Legal Analytics® to Power Data-Driven IP Business Strategy

Launches First Service for Law Firms and Companies to Access Actionable Insights on Patent Litigation;
Former Google VP and Deputy General Counsel Miriam Rivera Joins Board of Directors

October 29, 2013 – Today Lex Machina officially introduced Legal Analytics, a category that combines data and software to provide the winning edge in the highly competitive business and practice of law.


GAO Calls On Patent Office to Use Litigation Data to Improve Patent Quality

Report Relies on Lex Machina Data and Analysis

August 22, 2013 – The U.S. General Accountability Office (GAO) today released a report mandated by Congress on the consequences of patent litigation by non-practicing entities (NPEs). It calls for the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) to examine trends in patent litigation and link this information to patent examination data to improve patent quality.


Lex Machina Closes $4.8M Series A Funding Led by Cue Ball Capital

“Moneyball” IP Litigation Data and Analytics Used by Companies and Law Firms

May 1, 2013 – Lex Machina announced today that it closed a $4.8 million Series A funding round led by Boston-based Cue Ball Capital. Existing investors XSeed Capital, Costanoa Venture Capital, and Yahoo! co-founder Jerry Yang also participated in the round.


Lex Machina Releases “The AIA 500 Expanded”

Study Shows “Patient Monetization Entities” Files 56% of all Federal Patent Lawsuits in 2012, Up from 24% in 2007

April 9, 2013 – intiffs whose primary business is patent licensing and litigation filed the majority of all federal patent infringement lawsuits in the United States in 2012. The number of lawsuits filed by these patent monetization entities increased from 24% of cases filed in 2007 to 56% in 2012.


Lex Machina Releases “The America Invents Act 500”

October 10, 2012 – Patent infringement lawsuits filed by plaintiffs whose primary business is patent licensing and litigation have increased from 22% in 2007 to 40% in 2011.


Apple-Samsung Verdict Third Largest Ever In U.S. Patent Litigation: Lex Machina Data Confirms Historic Nature Of Verdict

August 24, 2012 – Today’s $1.05B verdict for Apple against Samsung ranks third among all jury verdicts in the history of U.S. patent litigation, according to data complied by Lex Machina, which provides intellectual property (IP) litigation data and predictive analytics to leading companies, law firms, consultants and public interest users.


X/Seed Capital Leads Funding Round for Lex Machina

July 26, 2012 – Lex Machina, Inc. announced today that it closed a $2 million funding round led by X/Seed Capital. Lex Machina provides unique and trusted intellectual property (IP) litigation data and predictive analytics to leading companies, law firms, consultants and public interest users.