“LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that it has acquired Moreover Technologies, Inc., a leading global content delivery service and provider of consolidated current awareness and media management solutions. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. News monitoring and distribution is a large and growing global market segment. It offers corporations, law firms and government institutions content and analytical tools to aggregate, monitor and analyze large volumes of news, legal and social media data to help them understand key market trends. It also highlights how their organizations are perceived, the actions of competitors and suppliers, changes to political, legal and regulatory landscape, and other events that could impact them or their clients.” (via Lexis-Nexis)
“LexisNexis® Legal & Professional announced today it has launched a new Web interface and innovative features for its state and federal legislative and regulatory activity solution, LexisNexis® State Net®. The new design and features help government, public affairs and compliance professionals easily find, assess and act upon data and intelligence about government activity faster and with more confidence than ever before.” (via Lexis Nexis)
“LexisNexis Legal & Professional is eliminating 205 positions nationally, according to an email from Mike Walsh, chief executive of LexisNexis Legal & Professional, sent to employees Thursday afternoon. The cuts are coming after a recent joint venture of a LexisNexis’ Internet marketing division with marketing company Internet Brands, which was announced Aug. 30.” (via Dayton Daily News)
Lexis Advance Voted Best Online Legal Research Provider in Annual The Legal Intelligencer “Best Of” Reader Survey
“LexisNexis® Legal & Professional announced today that Lexis Advance, the company’s primary online legal research solution, has been voted the best online legal research provider in The Legal Intelligencer’s “Best Of 2013” survey of Pennsylvania legal professionals. The recognition is one of six category wins for LexisNexis solutions in this year’s survey.” (via LexisNexis.
“Walking through LexisNexis’ Cary facility underscores big changes in the legal-services industry. The company’s hallmark service has long provided information about court cases to attorneys. More recently, it has expanded into software – particularly programs for managing law firms of varying sizes – mainly by buying smaller developers. Those operations are centered at LexisNexis’ facility on Regency Parkway, where about 225 people now work.” (via Triangle Business Journal)