Bloomberg Law 2023

Preview the themes and topics that Bloomberg Law’s legal analysts will be watching closely in 2023. These analyses provide data-rich, actionable perspectives on key issues shaping the practice of law and highlight what to expect across the legal landscape in the year ahead.

Our 2023 analysis provides in-depth insights across five major topics — and given the rapid shifts in the industry, it’s shaped up to be our biggest look-ahead ever.

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Get detailed analysis of the developments that will shape the course of litigation practice in 2023, including common-law data breach claims, product liability suits bypassing Section 230, and patent trends in SEPs and FRAND disputes.


Understand the forces shaping key areas of interest, from state-level crypto enforcement and shifting M&A trends to supply chain and cross-border trade challenges.

ESG & Employment

Get up to date on the latest trends in two areas where regulatory agendas and corporate practices are sure to clash in 2023, including ESG enforcement efforts, post-Dobbs workplace wellness issues, and pay transparency compliance.


Explore the nexus between technology and law and discover the top tech-driven legal trends affecting privacy and IP — from data security in femtech post-Dobbs and AI and privacy laws to patent filing trends.

Future of the Legal Industry

Learn about the hot-button issues in the legal industry, including the ethics of non-lawyer firm ownership, attorney work hours and well-being, and new DEI priorities.