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New Kind of Patent Lawsuits Soaring in Southern District of Florida, New Analysis Finds

Federal patent-infringement lawsuits aimed at defendants whose identities are kept hidden have shot up 167% from 2022 to 2023 in the Southern District of Florida, raising due-process concerns for the businesses and individuals affected by such filings. 

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3 Takeaways From The Lex Machina 2024 Patent Report

Strikingly, the number of cases filed in 2023 (3,111) represented a nearly 20% drop from cases filed in 2022. Even more striking, that number of filings represents nearly a 50% drop in cases from the 2015 high.

DAILY JOURNAL

2023 Saw Biggest Drop in Patent Cases in a Decade, Study Finds

The recent decrease in filings is likely caused, at least in part, by the drop in cases filed by high-volume plaintiffs, according to analytics service Lex Machina. Patent litigation in California continued to steadily decline as Texas and Delaware courts saw the most files in 2023…

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February 7, 2024

Lex Machina Releases 2024 Patent Litigation Report

Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today releases its annual Patent Litigation Report. The report examines trends in patent litigation in federal district courts, appellate courts, and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Focusing on the three-year period from 2021 to 2023, it surveys emerging trends in case filings, venues, judges, law firms, parties, timing metrics, case resolutions, findings, and damages.

February 5, 2024

Annual Legal Analytics Survey Reveals: Client Demand Continues to Drive High Usage of Legal Analytics

Lex Machina and LexisNexis recently conducted their annual Impact of Legal Analytics survey. Each year, Lex Machina reaches out to legal professionals, both customers and non-customers, in order to gain insights into how Legal Analytics continues to be used and perceived. The survey gathered responses regarding the key drivers and barriers to adopting Legal Analytics…

December 7, 2023

Lex Machina Releases 2023 Contracts: Commercial Litigation Report

Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today releases its 2023 Contracts: Commercial Litigation Report. The report examines trends in commercial litigation in federal district courts and appellate courts. Focusing on the three-year period from 2020 to 2022, it surveys emerging trends in case filings, venues, judges, law firms, attorneys, parties, timing metrics, case resolutions, findings, and damages.

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