Chinese Law Firm — Distilling Litigation Data with Law Dissector

A large full-service law firm in China used Law Dissector to help it determine legal strategy on behalf of a client in a large copyright infringement case. From a collection of over two million recent civil cases, Law Dissector screened for cases related to copyright infringement involving musical works. Using natural language processing technology, Law Dissector extracted data on variables such as damages requested, final court award, location where alleged infringement occurred, court hearing the litigation and other variables. Law Dissector illustrated the spectrum of court cases graphically, used visualization to identify the most important aspects of the final rulings, and provided the law firm with important information helping it to formulate its legal strategy and select a favorable jurisdiction.