LexisNexis® launches NSW Court of Appeal Analyser®

New LexisNexis legal analytics module further expands deep analytics capabilities for the data-driven lawyer LexisNexis has launched NSW Court of Appeal Analyser, an in-depth analytics tool that provides deep insights on NSW Court of Appeal cases. It is the third legal analytics solution released by LexisNexis Australia to date. The module surfaces insights across four key areas: People and parties, Outcomes, Words and Phrases and Most Cited – allowing users to quickly build a holistic view of historical data from the NSW Court of Appeal. Through powerful search and easy-to-view graphic visualisations, users can quickly access the information they need, […]

Deloitte names LexisNexis® in Top 10 for commitment to CSR for second year

LexisNexis has been named among the Top 10 companies for corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the 2018 Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand for a second year running. The Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand is an ongoing annual research study of CSR capabilities, practices and trends in the region. The initiative recognises organisations that demonstrate an ongoing commitment to aligning business strategies to corporate responsibility and sustainability, along with those who lead the industry in terms of stakeholder engagement, dialogue, and values alignment. Simon Wilkins, General Manager of LexisNexis Australia, welcomed […]

Workflow integration key to Mills Oakley’s efficiency

Leading national law firm Mills Oakley is reaping the benefits of integration and interoperability between multiple systems, thanks to new advancements in legal technology that are driving operational growth. The 96-partner strong firm of more than 650 staff is one benefactor of a recent integration announcement by legal technology provider GlobalX and cloud-based document and email management platform, NetDocuments, which is delivering clients efficiency, security, and collaboration solutions across its global cloud service. In addition to providing regulatory information documents directly to NetDocuments, integration for ordering and billing occurs between GlobalX and practice management software Lexis Affinity, allowing its clients […]

A new consulting service to assist with analysis of data from court cases and participants

LexisNexis® launches Custom Analytics for Tailored Strategic Insights Custom Analytics is launched as part of Lexis® Legal Analytics LexisNexis has announced Custom Analytics as a new offering under the Lexis® Legal Analytics umbrella. Custom Analytics is a new consulting service which law firms, corporate teams, universities, courts and government departments can use to identify new and crucial insights into legal information and strategy – resulting in smarter, evidence-based decisions. This combines a vast historical database and team of legal editors with new analytics capabilities. “Custom Analytics evolved organically with our clients, and the solutions under Lexis Legal Analytics will continue […]

Tech-collaborative lawyers are embracing work-life integration, navigating new client coordinates, and pioneering new career paths in the legal industry

Findings from The Human v Cloud: 2017 LexisNexis Roadshow Report show that Australian lawyers are increasingly integrating their work and personal lives as technology enables alternate career paths and a focus on personal fulfillment. The report was created to collate insights garnered from a series of panel discussions with industry thought leaders, held across Australia by LexisNexis. The topics discussed were guided by findings from the 2017 Australian Legal Professional Survey of 508 legal practitioners. The report shows that the legal industry continues to change significantly as mobile technologies, analytics and machine learning become increasingly prevalent. Simon Wilkins, General Manager […]

Reveal data patterns from court cases with the High Court Analyser from LexisNexis

LexisNexis has today launched Lexis Legal Analytics, a suite of analytics tools that allow customers to harness the power of big data analytics and uncover new or previously hidden insights, faster and better than ever before. This legal analytics platform is set to streamline hours of manual legal research work as well as provide legal professionals with a distinct competitive advantage in the form of objective data points to better inform their litigation strategy. As the first showcase module of the Lexis Analytics Series, LexisNexis has introduced the High Court Analyser. A solution that easily surfaces insights from High Court cases, including […]

An innovation mindset taking hold in the legal industry says ALPMA

An innovation mindset is finally starting to take hold in the legal industry, delivering significant benefits for firms, their customers and for the broader legal sector, according to the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA). “After years of talk about how change is the ‘new normal’ and plenty of research to support the fact that the way clients buy, use and view legal services is transforming, we are pleased to see evidence that law firms are actively embracing innovation,” ALPMA President and CEO of Sladen Legal, Andrew Barnes said, citing a significant leap in the quality and breadth of projects nominated for the 2017 ALPMA/LexisNexis […]

LexisNexis® leading positive social impact for advancing the rule of law across Asia Pacific

LexisNexis has been recognised as an ABA100 Winner in The Australian Business Awards 2017 for Community Contribution. The award applauds the achievements of LexisNexis in advancing the rule of law across Asia Pacific through a comprehensive program to increase access to justice and protect human rights; as well as supporting corporate citizenship initiatives that strengthen civil society and the rule of law across the globe. The Australian Business Award for Community Contribution recognises organisations that implement initiatives that have a positive impact on the community and generate outcomes that have a long term benefit. This initiative is indicative of the […]

LexisNexis announces finalists of the 2017 Legal Innovation Index

Innovative legal professionals recognised in fifth year of Index The finalists of the 2017 Legal Innovation Index have been announced today by LexisNexis® Pacific and Janders Dean. The Index seeks to recognise the most innovative firms and legal professionals in Australia and New Zealand that have delivered unique solutions and added value for their clients, setting their organisation apart from the competition. “The Legal Innovation Index is an industry barometer which can encourage legal professionals to differentiate themselves within the sector and strive to improve established ways of working to shape the future of the legal sector,” said Simon Wilkins, […]