The entire federal judiciary including the U.S. Supreme Court, circuit, district and bankruptcy courts are getting access to Bloomberg Law. Today Bloomberg Law announced that they have entered into a multi-year contract with the Administrative Office of the US Courts (AO) which will provide the 20,000 legal processionals unlimited access to Bloomberg Law. According to the press release the agreement “expands what was already a significant presence for Bloomberg Law since 2016 within the federal court system.”
In addition to primary law such as cases, statutes and regulations, judges and court personnel will have access to the full suite of news, expert analysis, analytics and business intelligence and financial data in the Bloomberg Law platform. The press release highlights that “he platform’s breadth, historical coverage, current awareness, authority, and search methodologies will enable federal judiciary users to locate the information needed for the effective resolution of cases before the court.”Under the agreement, more than 20,000 legal professionals (judges, court librarians, staff attorneys, and law clerks) will have unlimited access to the Bloomberg Law advanced technology platform, which includes breaking news, expert analysis, and business intelligence and incorporates Bloomberg’s company and financial data.
“Since 1933, Bloomberg Law has been covering the federal court system and we’re excited to bring our rich heritage with the courts to bear on supporting the legal professionals working within the federal judiciary,” said Joe Breda, President, Bloomberg Law. “With our ongoing commitment to investing in Bloomberg Law and adding new content and technology to the platform, we’ll continue to enhance the platform to meet the AO’s evolving needs.”
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