What is happening and when? Irwin Law and vLex have entered into a service agreement for hosting Irwin Law’s products on vLex, and a share purchase agreement, with vLex acquiring a minority shareholding in Irwin Law Inc, marking the start of a promising new partnership for two established legal information providers in Canada. From October 2021, law firms, law schools and other legal information users worldwide will benefit from exclusive access to the entire Irwin Law E-Library…
What is happening and when? A quick recap As mentioned in our previous blog, Irwin Law: What’s changed?, Irwin Law and vLex have entered into a service agreement for hosting Irwin Law’s products on vLex, and as of September 2021, law firms, law schools and other legal information users worldwide will benefit from exclusive access to the entire Irwin Law E-Library collection on the vLex legal research platform. How do I get started with vLex? If you…
From August 2021, law firms and law schools worldwide will benefit from exclusive access to the entire Irwin Law E-Library collection on the vLex legal research platform. The availability of Irwin Law’s high quality and well-respected publications alongside Canadian, common law, and international primary and secondary sources from vLex on one platform will create a unique service for the law sector in Canada. Early access for existing customers If you are an Irwin Law customer,…
vLex becomes the exclusive host of the Irwin Law E-Library service, and acquires shareholding in Irwin Law These agreements bring new opportunities for the Canadian legal sector, the appointment of Masoud Gerami to Irwin Law’s board of directors, and an exclusive collection of legal books and journals to vLex’s legal research platform. London and Toronto. (July 29, 2021) — As of August 2021, Irwin Law and vLex have entered into a service agreement for hosting Irwin Law’s products…
This week we are making some important updates to improve access to information for our customers. As a customer, you will not need to do anything. You can continue to access vLex services, including JustisOne, without interruption. What’s changing? Following the acquisition of Justis in 2019, both teams have been working hard behind the scenes to unite our resources, technology, and content to provide a better service for all of our valued customers. We are…
Authored by Zakiya Atom-Ra, Maria Patsalos, Molly Javangwe and Madni Chaudhary. The arrival of MV Empire Windrush is one of those iconic moments in Britain’s history. It’s hard to imagine the experiences of those men, women, and children, staring out over Tilbury Docks after crossing the ocean. Waiting to walk down the gangway, to start their new lives on British soil. The Windrush Generation represents so much more than those fleeting moments over 70 years ago.…
The vLex Precedent Map has been a long-standing, unique element of our feature catalogue. Today, we are pleased to present an updated version, offering better visibility of case relationships, a new indirect connections feature, and a full-text search filter. Robin Chesterman, Global Head of Product for vLex, explains the new precedents map updates in this short video. https://medium.com/media/31b56035e0d45e8440e2bcb146e46d92/href vLex Launch New Precedent Map was originally published in vLex News and Updates on Medium, where people are…
The partnership will add comprehensive coverage of emerging and archived news to the vLex platform. London, UK. (May 7, 2021) — vLex and NewsBank have partnered to include comprehensive news coverage for users of the legal research platform, vLex. These news articles and feeds will be updated daily from primary news sources through NewsBank, who partners with publishers to aggregate thousands of news articles every day covering all 50 states in the U.S., the United Kingdom, Ireland,…
vLex sees potential in the Canadian market for domestic legal research following success with international products. Ontario, CA. (May 10, 2021) — Following a swift global expansion, vLex is growing its Canadian team. Tom Atkinson, previously part of the Justis Publishing group, will head the new division to build and expand key operations and support a growing audience of Canadian customers. Tom will work with domestic markets to further develop products and content offerings. He will…
Now available on vLex, this book provides a detailed thematic study of contemporary Bahamian history through the framework of our legal system and comes recommended by Christopher Curry, Ph.D. Associate Professor of History at the University of The Bahamas. https://medium.com/media/94208008c88a8e4a893b150bc0328089/href Virtual Book Launch: ‘The Law: The Social and Economic Effect on The Bahamas 2000–2020’ was originally published in vLex News and Updates on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this…