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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…
This summer, vLex will be launching a unique news product, offering a wide selection of important legal and general information from around the world. To mark the launch of this new collection, vLex will be hosting a special webinar with NewsBank, National Journal, and JD Supra to discuss the importance of aggregated legal news, the change in demand for daily news material, and how technology is supporting legal professional’s access to new information. The vLex…
Since its creation four years ago, the vLex International Writing Competition has become a true staple for students around the world. This year was no exception, with registrants from over 700 universities, law schools and academic institutions in over 80 countries. Earlier in the year, vLex was pleased to announce a shortlist of fifteen articles that were anonymised and passed onto a renowned select of judges, including Dr Liz Dowthwaite from the University of Nottingham,…
Authoritative American Bar Association collections now available from vLex London — February 2021 Authoritative collections of over 100 books and journals provided by the American Bar Association is now available from vLex. This significant set of secondary sources will enhance the research of law firms and universities around the world. Available alongside the world’s largest collections of legal information from over 130 jurisdictions, this is a vital resource for anyone researching a range of practice areas. Important collections of secondary…
London — February 2021 Law firms, legal practitioners and students around the world can now enhance their research with a new collection of over 70 journals and books on vLex. Covering law in both North America and Europe, these new collections are provided by Wiley, one of the world’s leading publishers of high-quality books and journals, and offers a notable resource which spans a range of practice areas. Accessing this collection on vLex services will enable researchers to conduct…
London — February 2021 New collections of over 250 important legal books and journals from Emerald Publishing is now available from vLex, enabling legal researchers around the world to benefit from access to a significant collection of secondary sources alongside the world’s largest collections of common and civil law on one service. Offering a regularly updated selection of titles across a range of practice areas, the new Emerald Publishing Collections significantly enhance the collection of over 3,000 books and…
London — February 2021 Over 300 important legal books and journals are now available on vLex from three of the world’s leading publishers, covering a wide range of practice areas, including corporate law, criminal law, family law, property law, employment law, tax law, intellectual property law and more. These significant new collections of secondary sources follow landmark agreements with the American Bar Association, Emerald Publishing and Wiley, enabling vLex to offer more aggregated sources of legal material than any…