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Mass tort litigation presents unique challenges, particularly in the discovery phase when collecting data for plaintiff fact sheets. Mass torts involve multiple plaintiffs alleging injury from one or many defendants. The volume of data can be overwhelming. From medical records to fact sheets,…
Data integrity is critical in navigating the complexities of injury-related litigation. The accuracy and reliability of analytics are paramount in shaping case strategies, influencing outcomes, and ultimately reaching successful matter resolution.  In LMI’s 40 years of experience, properly…
In today’s rapidly changing world, the intersection of law and technology is more significant than ever before. Adoption of technology for efficiency is no longer optional for law firms, but rather a requirement of their corporate clients. Firms are being faced with exceeding pressure to meet…
Defending product liability mass torts is inherently complex and often requires accurate data management. In matters involving complex data and a large volume of plaintiffs, heat mapping can be a powerful tool to transform plaintiff data by providing impactful visuals that a traditional table,…
“What is AI?” This is a question we hear often.   The definition is simple, but how AI can be used is more complex. Let’s discuss how AI can be used by law firms and legal teams.  Many times, we hear our clients describe the process of Optimal Character Recognition (OCR) and refer to it as AI.…
As we say farewell to 2023 and look optimistically to the year ahead, it’s a great time to take a pause and reflect on lessons learned, recount accomplishments, and plan for new goals.   We’ve gathered our most-read blogs of 2023 in hopes they can provide insight for your 2024 goal planning or…
Allegations of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are common in practice areas such as premise liability, insurance defense, and workers’ compensation. Typically, TBIs are usually caused by a blow or other traumatic injury to the head or body as a result of motor vehicle accidents, violence, or falls…
Workers’ compensation is a form of insurance providing cash and/or medical benefits to workers who have been injured or became ill as a direct result of their job. Workers’ compensation defense attorneys work with employers and their insurance companies to help settle cases and offer litigation…
October 16, 2023 For years, there have been discussions and debates regarding best practices for the management of Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) and how to most efficiently and effectively approach the many complex issues that arise with the large number of claims and parties involved. LMI…
Recent product liability lawsuits have an increasing focus on mental health allegations. LMI’s experienced medical team shares key items to look for when reviewing medical records for mental health allegations. Medical Record Review for Mental Health Allegations Review varying medical record…