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COVID-19 Drives Down Most State Court Case Filings

Attorney At Law, Nov 17, 2020

With legal analytics platform Lex Machina, we recently analyzed data for civil cases filed in nine different state courts, comparing cases filed during April and May of 2020 against previous years. The data supported a number of interesting observations.

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Employment Litigation in 2020

The National Law Review, Nov 17, 2020

Focusing only on federal employment cases, Lex Machina’s “Special Report: Impacts of COVID-19 on Employment Litigation in Federal Court” (October 2020) identifies several significant global trends in employment litigation, as well as a few COVID-19-specific trends.

Four Types Of Investigations Poised To Make A Comeback Post-Pandemic — And How Companies Can Prepare

Forbes, Nov 5, 2020

While the world looks forward to closing out a historically difficult year, it’s hard to see what’s on the other side, or fully understand Covid-19’s long-term ramifications.

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Oct 22, 2020

Lex Machina Launches New State Court Module in New York

Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced an exciting expansion of the company’s state court analytics. The New York County Supreme Court (“New York County”) module consists of more than 119,000 civil court cases, including class action cases and cases that have not yet filed a request for judicial intervention (“Pre-RJI Cases”).

Sept 23, 2020

Lex Machina Announces Updated COVID-19 Tracking Tools

Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, announces updated tracking tools for litigation related to COVID-19, allowing users to gauge and understand the effect of the pandemic. The company has been publishing research on the impacts of COVID-19 on litigation with its COVID-19 Impact Analyzer App (“COVID App”) and blog posts.

Sept 9, 2020

LexisNexis® Announces Fifth Cohort of Legal Tech Accelerator Participants

LexisNexis today announced that ten participants have been selected for its Legal Tech Accelerator program. The program was started to give startups a leg up in the rapidly expanding legal tech industry. In line with the broad LexisNexis vision to transform the way law is practiced, each of the ten accelerator participants … is driving innovation in a distinct area of the law.