Why we [LexisNexis] Acquired Ravel Law

Jeff Pfeifer, LegalITInsider
To be successful in today’s competitive legal environment, lawyers need to make faster, more informed...
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Financial Times: Artificial Intelligence Closes In On The Work Of Junior Lawyers

Paul Caron, TaxProf Blog
“The 2020s will be the decade of disruption,” says Professor Richard Susskind, co-author of The Future...
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Law Schools and Law Students Both Benefit from Hands-on Experiential Learning Programs

Christy Burke, LegalTech Lever
Don Philbin, a top-ranked mediator in Texas as well as adjunct faculty member and double alumnus at Pepperdine...
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@United and @AmericanAir Prove #Apology Theory

Donald R. Philbin, Jr., ADRtoolbox.com and Picture it Settled
Researchers have recently studied the impact of apologies in averting and resolving disputes. But not even...
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What Solo and Small Firms Should Know About Artificial Intelligence

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Here’s the good news: robot lawyers are not taking over, despite emerging applications for artificial...
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Negotiations Falling Apart =/= a Breach of Contract
Myanna Dellinger, ContractsProf Blog
If you, like me, just taught about letters of intent and also promissory estoppel, then here's a case with both for you,...

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LexisNexis: Catastrophe Claims Rise as Losses Decline
Claims Journal
In 2016, Colorado and Texas homeowners suffered the greatest percentage of catastrophic losses due to extreme weather and other perils, according to the latest study of home insurance trends from LexisNexis Risk Solutions. The six-year study indicates that despite the rise of cat losses, overall peril loss costs continued to decline. The second annual LexisNexis Home Trends Report identifies key insurance industry trends by peril – wind, hail, fire, water, theft, liability and other. Nearly...

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California Court Finds Broad Arbitration Clause Unconscionable
Myanna Dellinger, ContractsProf Blog
A recent case out of California, Pimpo v. Fitness International, LLC, D071140 (behind paywall), finds an arbitration clause...

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A Book to Help Judges Understand Cognitive Biases
Scott Fruehwald, Legal Skills Prof Blog
The ABA House of Delegates recently passed a resolution urging all courts and all bar associations to provide judges with debiasing training.  I recently published a book that can be used for this purpose: E, Scott Fruehwald, Overcoming Cognitive Biases: Thinking More Clearly and Avoiding Manipulation by Others (2017). The Report supporting the Resolution states, "Everyone carries with them implicit biases formed throughout their life. While sometimes innocuous and generally subconscious,...

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