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

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

Menlo Park, CA—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). This year’s meeting will host more 9,800 registrants from all over the world as they attend educational programs and participate in business strategy, business development and networking opportunities related to trademark and intellectual property law.

Darren will participate in an advanced-level session entitled “Tomorrowland: The Future is Today in Big Data and Analytics for Law Firm Practitioners,” scheduled for May 21 at 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Also participating in the session are speakers Alex Butler of Bloomberg BNA and Daniel Lewis of Ravel Law, along with moderator Ian Ballon of Greenberg Traurig LLP.

As the digitization of litigation data gathers momentum, machine learning and new data analysis techniques are beginning to transform the legal landscape, especially in the area of IP law. The “Tomorrowland” session will focus on the enormous opportunities and challenges that the age of big data and legal analytics presents for litigators. Attendees will learn how analysis and visualization of litigation data can provide attorneys with invaluable insights into choosing cases and predicting outcomes, monitoring competitors and adjusting fee structures, selecting counsel and evaluating opposing counsel, and evaluating judges and venues.

In addition, Lex Machina will be releasing its second annual Trademark Litigation Year in Review report at INTA. The report illuminates key metrics including filings, findings, remedies, and damages in trademark cases from January 2009 through March 2016, enabling attorneys to create winning legal strategies, make smarter business decisions and close new business.

For more information, or to register for the Annual Meeting, please visit http://www.inta.org.

To request a copy of Lex Machina’s Trademark Litigation Year in Review report, please visit http://pages.lexmachina.com/TrademarkReportINTA2016_TrademarkReport.html.

About Lex Machina
Lex Machina’s award-winning Legal Analytics® platform is a new category of legal technology that fundamentally changes how companies and law firms compete in the business and practice of law. Delivered as Software-as a-Service, Lex Machina provides strategic insights on judges, lawyers, parties, and IP, mined from millions of pages of legal information. This allows law firms and companies to predict the behaviors and outcomes that different legal strategies will produce, enabling them to win cases and close business.

Lex Machina is used by established companies such as Microsoft, IBM, Nike, and eBay, and prominent law firms like Wilson Sonsini, Fish & Richardson and Fenwick & West. Lex Machina was named one of the “Best New Legal Services” by readers of The Recorder in 2014 and 2015, and received the “Best New Product of the Year” award in 2015 from the American Association of Law Libraries.

Based in Silicon Valley, Lex Machina is part of LexisNexis, a leading information provider and a pioneer in developing trusted legal content and insights through innovative research and productivity solutions, supporting the needs of legal professionals at every step of their workflow. By harnessing the power of Big Data, LexisNexis provides legal professionals with essential information and insights derived from an unmatched collection of legal and news content—fueling productivity, confidence and better outcomes.