Yesterday LexisNexis announced their intent to acquire Intelligize — one of those start up gems that came late to the SEC research party and became the “belle of the ball.” Well really, it was completely different kind of SEC research product that not only provided deep faceted searching of documents, but introduced powerful algorithms which produce unique insights into
It was only a matter of time. We all know that Lexis and Westlaw watch the emerging legal content providers closely. The rumor of the week is that some sort of alliance is brewing between LexisNexis and legal newsletter publisher Law360. It has also been rumored that both Lexis and Westlaw lost out to
Years ago I was introduced to the concept of the Virtuous Circle at a meeting with Brian Hall, the first post-Merger CEO of ThomsonWest. In Hall’s presentation, “The Virtuous Circle” was all about what I would call the “karma of client relations.” Treating your customers fairly will create loyal customers who will spend ever more money
We have been through drills like this before and this is no doubt, not the last content swap between Lexis and Westlaw platforms we will face.
While waiting for some word from Lexis on how ALM content will be priced, I began conducting some internal due diligence. These items might be of interest to others.