LexisNexis nexis.com Service and Client Center Solution Win 2012 CODiE Awards

Prestigious recognition substantiates LexisNexis commitment to integrating trusted content and market leading technology to meet the needs of today's professionals 

New York, NY, January 27, 2012 - LexisNexis Legal & Professional, (www.lexisnexis.com), a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that the company's LexisNexis® Client Center has won the CODiE Award in the digital content category of Best Legal Solution and its nexis.com® service has won the CODiE Award in the digital content category of Best Political Information Resource. 

Including the two winners, six LexisNexis solutions were selected as 2012 CODiE Awards finalists in eight categories of competition - more solutions in contention than any other company. 

The CODiETM Awards, established by the Software & Information Industry Association, recognize excellence in the business software, digital content, and education technology industries.  All winners in content categories were announced at a special CODiE Awards Dinner on January 24, which was held in conjunction with the 2012 Information Industry Summit in New York City.   

Nexis® at www.nexis.com offers comprehensive and reliable news and information to business professionals, providing users with the facts they need to make informed decisions and gain a competitive edge. Political organizations and the media that cover them rely on nexis.com for its unmatched news coverage and deep public records, legislative and information that can impact their campaigns and help them track key political issues with confidence. 

"For many of our customers, quick and easy access to trusted political news and information is vitally important," said Bob Romeo, CEO of Research & Litigation Solutions, at LexisNexis® Legal & Professional. "We are tremendously proud nexis.com has earned the recognition of so many experts in the enterprise software community for creating a solution that delivers political information better than anyone."  

LexisNexis Client Center is an online client collaboration portal built directly into law firm websites created by LexisNexis, where lawyers and their clients can easily and quickly exchange documents and relevant case information in a secure environment. By providing a secure, online conduit for calendar, contact, task and other information sharing directly from a firm's website, Client Center offers smaller firms the ability to deliver more efficient client service, differentiate themselves from their competitors, and reduce administrative costs - all while maintaining attorney-client privilege. Client Center is a standard feature of websites built or hosted by LexisNexis, and of LexisNexis Firm ManagerTM, an online practice management application for solo practitioners and small law practices. 

"Being recognized with a CODiE Award for Best Legal Solution is tremendous validation for everyone who helped to bring LexisNexis Client Center to fruition," said Phil Livingston, CEO of Marketing and Business Solutions at LexisNexis Legal & Professional. "Client Center is one of many solutions we've developed to help smaller law firms compete more effectively and serve the needs of their own clients." 

In addition to the award-winning solutions, other LexisNexis solutions that were finalists included:

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 organizations 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 organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of Reed Elsevier, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.