LexisNexis Launches My Lexis for Legal Reserach

Mar 01, 2005

LexisNexis U.S., a provider of legal, news and business information services, has launched a customizable start page called My Lexis to small law firms, corporate counsel, tax professionals, and federal agencies. The new page, a tab on the lexis.com service, allowis users to search multiple sources at once and customize the page with research components.

Features of My Lexis include Quick Search, which allows users to search multiple legal, analytical, and news sources simultaneously. After entering search terms and selecting a jurisdiction or practice area, users can select source types and choose from specific sources to search; summarized results set, which displays search results in a tabbed results set that shows the number of results by source type; and custom drag and drop search components, which varies components by market.

My Lexis encourages users to create a custom research section, with the ability to add, remove and re-arrange a selection of LexisNexis research components, which include: Company Dossier, Forms by Area of Law, Get by Citation, Get by Party Name, Search the News, Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Search, Public Records, Legislative History, Administrative Agency Materials, Statutes & Regs, and Tax News & Legal Developments.