LexisNexis Legal & Professional Scores 95% in 2018 Corporate Equality Index
LexisNexis Legal & Professional Earns 95% on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 16th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality
November 9, 2017 — LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, received a score of 95% on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. LexisNexis® Legal & Professional's score reflects a commitment to LGBTQ workplace equality, with respect to tangible policies, benefits, and practices.
“Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is an integral part of our culture at LexisNexis and one of the driving forces behind our success as a business,” stated Alyce J. Clark, Global Executive Vice President of Human Resources. “This outstanding CEI ranking is a true testament to our people both in the office and in the communities where they live.”
The 2018 CEI rated 945+ businesses in the report, which evaluates LGBTQ-related policies and practices including non-discrimination workplace protections, domestic partner benefits, transgender-inclusive health care benefits, competency programs and public engagement with the LGBTQ community. LexisNexis’ efforts in satisfying all of the CEI’s criteria results in a 95% percent ranking.
For more information on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index, or to download a free copy of the report, visit www.hrc.org/cei.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation is the educational arm of America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender and queer people. HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.
About LexisNexis Legal & Professional
LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics that help professional customers make more informed decisions, increase productivity and serve their clients better. 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. LexisNexis Legal & Professional, which serves customers in more than 175 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide, is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.