Category: LexisNexis

Valuable Post by LAC Group: "LexisNexis versus Westlaw revisited: Comparison of top legal research platforms"

by on March 3, 2018 10:05 am
Please see here. Some significant takeaways: “While Westlaw and Lexis continue to be at the top, their grip on market dominance has continued to loosen with the entrance of technology startups that are both well-funded and agile.” “Yet following are some important areas in which LexisNexis and Thomson Reuters have entrenched themselves in the legal… Read more Valuable Post by LAC Group: "LexisNexis versus Westlaw revisited: Comparison of top legal research platforms"

Another Post of Interest about Legal Research Instruction: "The Fight to Bring Legal Research to the Front"

by on September 16, 2017 4:34 pm
The Fight to Bring Legal Research to the Front September 14, 2017 by Brandon [Nichole] Wright Adler Some arguably very cogent highlights from the post: … What I quickly learned as [a recent] lecture [to the Advanced Legal Research course about the economics of legal research] went on is that … 3L law students [are]… Read more Another Post of Interest about Legal Research Instruction: "The Fight to Bring Legal Research to the Front"

LexisNexis Is Taking the Competition of Low(er)-Cost Online Legal Research Services (Such as Fastcase, CaseText and Casemaker (Among Others)) Seriously

by on May 6, 2017 12:50 pm
Please see LexisNexis’ “LEXTALK” posts: Low-Cost Legal Research = Low-Value Results. LexisNexis Equips You with Much, Much More & Low-Cost Legal Research: Go Cheap, Get Gaps. Go LexisNexis, Gain Confidence Please see also, for example, the following commentary: “Low-cost can cost you” campaign: Does LexisNexis now acknowledge that Fastcase and Casemaker (and even Google Scholar)… Read more LexisNexis Is Taking the Competition of Low(er)-Cost Online Legal Research Services (Such as Fastcase, CaseText and Casemaker (Among Others)) Seriously