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Emerging issue covered in the next newsletter: Moderna Inc. is now suing Pfizer and BioNTech for allegedly infringing on their patent for the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine. Moderna essentially alleges that Pfizer copied its chemical modification to the vaccine, and that they also copied their approach to encode their full-length spike protein. The matter is currently being litigated in the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts. For more details about the lawsuit, please review the Law360™ Canada article below.
Probably the first thing you do when you start preparing a motion is start digging through your old files for a precedent. If you can’t find a good one there, you start asking your colleagues. But lawyers organize their files based on their clients, not based on the types of relief sought, and even if they do, their experience is that of just one person. With “Pleadings Motions and Facta” in Lexis Advance Quicklaw, just search for the relief you’re seeking and instantly find hundreds of quality court documents that have been filed in real cases. Affidavits, Draft Orders, Application Records, Notices of Action, Statements of Claim, Written Submissions, and more, are all fully keyword searchable and indexed by jurisdiction and topic. With the widest breadth of motion relief and cause of action coverage, you will be sure to find something that will shave hours off your drafting time.
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For the Solicitors
It’s trite to say that clients are expecting their solicitors to understand their business’ market; legal advice is business advice. The average M&A agreement has over 145 key negotiable deal points. Providing an insight as to what is standard in the market at any given time is crucial in good negotiating. Market Standards allows you to filter across thousands of publicly filed deals in the US and Canada on over 145 filterable deal points so that you go into negotiations knowing what your counterparty, and the market, is willing to bear.
Did you know LexisNexis boasts a collection of more than 140 boards and tribunals from all jurisdictions?
When compared to Westlaw, fifty-seven of those administrative tribunals are unique to Lexis Advance Quicklaw. We pride ourselves on giving you more content than our competition! We also feature more databases with over
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Most Employment lawyers already know that having access to this content is crucial, and with more lawyers needing access to Employment sources these days, Lexis Advance Quicklawis here to help you navigate this area of practice. At the end of the day with access to LexisNexis’ boards and tribunals you’ll never fear missing an obscure decision and you’ll be able to better prepare by leaving no stone unturned when putting together your argument.
Head Straight to Content from your Jurisdiction
We recently updated our Explore Content podto include a jurisdiction tab to ensure you can browse and search jurisdiction specific content easily. You now have every source and document at your fingertips that LexisNexis has to offer in one convenient location. This has been sorted based on user feedback and we didn’t stop there! We’ve categorized our in-depth catalogue of content by jurisdiction so you can easily access the materials that matter most to your research. The titles specific to the jurisdiction are listed so you can choose to search a specific title, content type or everything within that jurisdiction. Happy jurisdictional searching!
Explore Litigation from Trusted Legal Experts
These are some of the interesting Litigation titles we carry in our LexisNexis Bookstore if you are interested in taking a deeper dive with trusted insight and expert analysis.
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