Factiva and LexisNexis Announce Agreement

Oct 15, 2004


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Factiva, a Dow Jones and Reuters Company and a news and business information provider, and LexisNexis Group, a legal news and information services and products provider, have announced that LexisNexis will provide Factiva's content collection to legal professionals at law firms worldwide.

Beginning March 1, 2005, LexisNexis will provide Factiva content on an exclusive basis to law firms including those in the United States, Canada, the UK, France, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and Singapore, as well as courts; state/ provincial and local governments; and law, tax and accounting schools in the United States and Canada.

The agreement allows LexisNexis to expand its current news and business information offerings to its attorney customers with content available only through Factiva, including Dow Jones and Reuters newswires. LexisNexis users at law firms will also have access to the full text of The Wall Street Journal. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
(www.factiva.com; www.lexisnexis.com; www.reedelsevier.com)

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