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LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, December 13, 2018

The next issue of the LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly newsletter will be released on January 11. We wish you a very merry holiday season. Keeping Current Check out enhancements released this week on the Lexis Advance® service See the latest enhancements to Lexis Advance® Tax Practice Insights...

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Librarian Relations Consultant Research Tip: Lexis Advance—now you can easily access Help from the global navigation bar

The link to Help is now available from the global navigation bar within the Lexis Advance service. You can easily access Help from any point in your research workflow within Lexis Advance, saving you time and effort.

Check out these new enhancements to Lexis Advance® Tax

Several exciting additions were added to Lexis Advance Tax, including: Search Term Maps is available in case law results in Lexis Advance Tax. This data visualization tool will help researchers navigate results and review individual cases more efficiently. A new Accounting & Auditing...

Check out enhancements released this week on the Lexis Advance® service

A variety of enhancements were released on Lexis Advance improving research efficiency, including: Reason for Shepard’s Signal™—improved coverage of case history: Many Shepard’s Signal indicators are the result of negative or positive appellate history. Expanding coverage...

LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, December 6, 2018

Keeping Current Pre-register for Context access—the industry’s first and only language analytics solution More civil litigation tools and resources in updated Lexis Practice Advisor® Civil Litigation ALM® Intelligence Report: Law Firms Need Artificial Intelligence to Stay...

Librarian Relations Consultant Research Tip: Quickly compare state laws with the Lexis Practice Advisor® State Law Comparison Tool

Suppose you are asked to prepare a comparison of the wage deduction requirements and prohibitions in Illinois, New York and Texas. The Lexis Practice Advisor State Law Comparison Tool available in Lexis Practice Advisor helps make this project quick and easy. This feature allows researchers to compare...

More civil litigation tools and resources in updated Lexis Practice Advisor® Civil Litigation

The Lexis Practice Advisor ® Federal Civil Practice offering is changing, and is now known as the Civil Litigation Practice Area . This expanded offering includes more content. Not only do you get more of the in-depth, on-point federal pretrial civil litigation content on which you rely, you also...

Pre-register for Context access—the industry’s first and only language analytics solution

Sign up for a free access for a limited time. * Note: Law school faculty do not need to register. Faculty have access as part of their law school’s LexisNexis ® subscription. Law students will have access in January. Context is a new kind of analytics that uncovers insights into how...

Non-billable zones now available on the Lexis Advance® service

Non-billable zones on Lexis Advance are a new custom solution exclusively available for law firm administrators to build and centrally control content sets. They can be shared firm wide or they can be sent to a more targeted set of users within the firm. Non-billable zones were specifically built to...

LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, November 29, 2018

Keeping Current New offerings for Insurance and Trusts & Estates on the Lexis Practice Advisor® service Non-billable zones now available on the Lexis Advance® service Legal updates and trends by practice area • Employment Arbitration: Class Action Waivers • FINTECH PRIMER...

Librarian Relations Consultant Research Tip: Refine results with jurisdictional pre- and post-search filters

Users have the option to select one or more jurisdictions along with Content Type and Practice Area & Topic before conducting a search to narrow search results for greater efficiency. Researchers can also refine using filters after the search has been conducted.

New offerings for Insurance and Trusts & Estates on the Lexis Practice Advisor® service

The new Lexis Practice Advisor Insurance offering has your transactional insurance matters covered. With insurance company operations, assessment, underwriting, regulatory work, business transactions and more, you’ll find practical guidance from insurance attorneys providing authoritative guidance...

LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, November 8, 2018

The next issue of InfoPro Weekly will be released on Nov. 29. Keeping Current New Shepard’s® visualization tool integrated into search results on the Lexis Advance® service New publications added to Lexis Advance news content Practice Insights Newsletter from the Lexis Practice...

Librarian Relations Consultant Research Tip: News and Scientific Materials—more precise results with improved filter labels

The Location and Geography filters in results from News and Scientific Materials have been given expanded titles: Location by Publication and Geography by Document. Location by Publication reflects where the source is published. Geography by Document reflects the topic of the documents related...

Practice Insights Newsletter from the Lexis Practice Advisor® service

FINANCE Negotiating Commitment Papers Resource Kit This resource kit provides an overview of negotiating financing commitment papers. The commitment letter and its attachments are the starting point of the definitive documentation and the drive to closing, but they are also the end result of significant...

New publications added to Lexis Advance news content

Several new publications have been added to Lexis Advance news content, including: * High Net Worth Insights Journal Retirement Market Insights Journal Millionaire Corner Newsletter Lianhe Wanbao Shin Min Daily News Accord Fintech BSE Bizcommunity Caravan Alive Daily News...

New Shepard’s® visualization tool integrated into search results on the Lexis Advance® service

The new interactive Shepard’s case card visually displays Shepard’s treatment, including the number of citations for each treatment, right from the results screen (select a color to move to the Shepard’s report filtered to that treatment), helping users determine case relevance more...

Librarian Relations Consultant Research Tip: Create an attorney-specific custom page

For attorneys who regularly ask for research to be conducted in certain sources in Lexis Advance, set up a custom page named for that attorney so they have quick access to their go-to sources on one convenient page. On a custom page, you can include all the sources you would regularly search for the...

LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, November 1, 2018

Keeping Current Enhancements to the table of contents for codes on the Lexis Advance® service Deep knowledge of tax law changes, all in one place New Lexis Practice Advisor Journal™ Civil Litigation Special Edition Literature & Reference Librarian Relations Consultant...

New Lexis Practice Advisor Journal™ Civil Litigation Special Edition

YOUR COMPLIMENTARY COPY OF THE LEXIS PRACTICE ADVISOR JOURNAL™ CIVIL LITIGATION SPECIAL EDITION 2018 IS HERE! DOWNLOAD YOUR COPY NOW INSIDE THIS ISSUE Making the Motion for Summary...

Deep knowledge of tax law changes, all in one place

Temporary increased expensing of certain business assets (IRC § 168(k)) … qualified business income (new §199A) … treatment of deferred foreign income (§965) … many tax professionals are focusing on these issues and others after passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...

Enhancements to the table of contents for codes on the Lexis Advance® service

Easily spot future effectives code sections in the table of contents and the Shepard’s ® Legislative Alert Service. Also, code ranges have been integrated into the table of contents.

New enhancements to federal cases on Lexis Advance

A “notice of appeal terminated” has been added to applicable cases and placeholder reporter cites to those cases a court will report until an official citation is available. Notice of appeal terminated In June 2018, we enhanced federal cases by including a notice of appeal filed to...

LexisNexis InfoPro Weekly Update, October 25, 2018

Keeping Current New enhancements to federal cases on Lexis Advance Practice area developments and trends to share with applicable practice groups Biosimilars Test Intellectual Property Laws FCPA Not Extended By Second Circuit Preparing Clients for Ransomware Attacks ICYMI: IRS Guidance Clarifies...