LexisNexis releases current awareness solution, LexisNexis Newsdesk to the UK legal market
LexisNexis Newsdesk offers unmatched current awareness coverage, enabling law firms to keep up to date with everything from broadsheet, web & social to broadcast media
LONDON, 5 October 2015 – LexisNexis UK (www.lexisnexis.co.uk), a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced the release of media monitoring solution, LexisNexis Newsdesk to the UK legal market. LexisNexis Newsdesk has been built on technology developed since the acquisition of Moreover Technologies.
LexisNexis Newsdesk is a current awareness solution that mines and analyses vast amounts of information, delivering current, highly relevant and customisable intelligence to each stakeholder within a firm, legal department or chambers – giving them a distinct knowledge advantage. It offers an intuitive interface for accessing a comprehensive collection of global news content—including premium LexisNexis news content combined with an extensive collection of web, broadcast, blogs, and social media content. With this single powerful solution, users can find, analyse and share critical information across their firm.
Christian Fleck, Managing Director of LexisNexis UK, comments “We are excited to add this offering to our suite of legal intelligence solutions, providing our market with a comprehensive media monitoring, current awareness and content rights management platform. The combination of LexisNexis’s licensed news with Moreover technology and content will enable users to quickly find the actionable insights they need to make faster, more informed decisions.”
In addition to the complete media coverage, LexisNexis Newsdesk offers industry-leading content enrichment capabilities including metadata, tagging, indexing and normalising providing deep analytics to help users work more efficiently. With LexisNexis Newsdesk, a firm’s users are able to stay on top of news and legal developments in near real-time, analyse media coverage, distribute branded newsletters, and push content to an internal webpage or portal.
About LexisNexis Legal & Professional
LexisNexis Legal & Professional (www.lexisnexis.com) is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organisations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organisations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. LexisNexis Legal & Professional, which serves customers in more than 175 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide, is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.
In the UK, LexisNexis (www.lexisnexis.co.uk) online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Draft, Lexis®Smart and Lexis®Library. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™.
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