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White Paper: Legal Authority Created Equal—Print Online and eBooks

There’s no question about it … sound authority is fundamental to your work. And today you can access that authority using many types of media. Both law students and professionals now conduct research in books, as well as online tools and eBooks—from study guides and statutes to deskbooks...

LexisNexis® White Paper: Best Practices for a Successful Digital Law Library

Mounting pressures have prompted law librarians to take a close look at collection management. Many have adopted new ways to manage resources, including migrating titles to eBooks. This helps manage cost while ensuring that books are up to date and accessible from anywhere. Over the past several years...

Are You Ready? Five Key Cybersecurity Battlefronts White Paper

President Obama’s call for urgent action to protect the U.S. government and citizens from cyber attacks was a dramatic public acknowledgement of something that American legal professionals have known for some time: cybersecurity is one of the greatest areas of risk exposure in the U.S. economy...

Final IRS Estate Tax Regulations Make Permanent Important Tax Benefit for Surviving Spouses White Paper

One of the top priorities of estate planning attorneys is to help clients reduce their tax exposure by taking full advantage of the federal rules on estate taxation. Last summer, the IRS finalized regulations that provide married taxpayers with an important vehicle for reducing tax liabilities while...

Five Changes to U.S. Tax Law that Reduce the Benefits of Corporate Inversion Transactions White Paper

In 2014, Congress made another attempt to halt the surge in corporate inversions with the introduction of the Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014 (H.R. 4679, S. 2360). This bill sought to amend the Internal Revenue Code to revise rules for the taxation of inverted corporations to provide that a foreign...

Making Competitive Intelligence Work White Paper

Making Competitive Intelligence Work: Why Some CI Strategies Fall Short & How to Ensure Yours Don’t explores advice from leading experts on using competitive intelligence to achieve optimal results. Download your copy >>

The Ascent to Insight: Developing Habits to Thrive with Research-backed Decisions White Paper

You can’t reach the summit of business success without relevant marketing and competitive intelligence to inform business decisions. Access the white paper >>

From Information Overload to Organized Insights: How Information Professionals Add Value to Business White Paper

As an information professional, you’re working harder than ever to bring together the business intelligence your colleagues need. The white paper, From Information Overload to Organized Insights: How Information Professionals Add Value to Business , explores the keys to success despite the challenges...

Divining the Legal Mysteries of the All-Powerful Search Box White Paper

In this white paper, we explore the history of online legal research—and look forward to where legal search technology will take us next. Access the white paper >>

Gaining Data-Driven Insight White Paper

In the white paper Gaining Data-Driven Insight: One Platform across All Media Does it , media monitoring veteran Mark Denn outlines the challenges in carrying out intelligence gathering across many different enterprise platforms and suggests concrete steps to consolidate the onslaught of data into a...

LexisNexis, California Courts—and California Case Law White Paper

Since June 30, 2003, LexisNexis has been the exclusive publisher of the California Official Reports. How does this contractual relationship affect California case law you cite? How does this relationship affect your court? Access the white paper >>

The Ascent to Insight: Developing Habits to Thrive with Research-Backed Decisions. A LexisNexis® White Paper

A study by the Global Intelligence Alliance (GIA), found that 95%of market intelligence professionals say that the Internet has impacted how intelligence is conducted, including 63% of who call the impact “significant.” 1 But as the Harvard Business Review points out, “Information alone...

A Smarter Route to Law Firm Profitability: New Client-Value Metrics White Paper

After years of economic downturn and a significant power shift in attorney/client relationships, many law firms today are searching for a new way forward. For a few very successful firms today, that way forward has been improving the value they provide their clients. A BTI Consulting Group study found...

Leveraging Global Media in the Age of Big Data White Paper

Global media has the power to shape our perceptions, influence our decisions, and make or break business reputations. No one in the enterprise can afford to ignore the 24/7/365 onslaught of news and social media. Interpreting the meaning and trends hidden in global media has become an essential job skill...

Hiring partners reveal new attorney readiness for real-world practice. White Paper

Law Schools and individual faculty are in the process of revising their curriculum and classes to address the demand for more practice-ready graduates. But what are the most desired research, writing and transactional skills and how can law schools develop these skills most effectively? An independent...

Finding and Researching Experts and Their Testimony White Paper

There is a need to research experts thoroughly. This white paper discusses not only the resources to search but also effective strategies on how to use the information found. Access the white paper >>

Alt-currency: What Bitcoin Means for Banking, A LexisNexis® White Paper

Launched on the Internet just a little more than five years ago, Bitcoin has been hailed as a complete reimagining of international finance—one that breaks down barriers between countries and frees currencies from the control of governments. Critics have likened the current landscape for Bitcoin...

ACA Compliance: Getting Ahead of the Curve. A LexisNexis® White Paper with Cynthia Stamer

The looming implementation of another round of employer mandates under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has business leaders scrambling for help from legal counsel and other advisors. This flurry of activity is prudent; compliance with ACA is a matter of federal law and many penalties for failure to comply...

Enterprise Legal Management Trends Report: Growth in M&A Billings Benefits “Second Largest” Law Firms

The findings in the latest edition of the Enterprise Legal Management Trends Report, powered by LexisNexis® CounselLink®, represent analysis of a snapshot of data available in the CounselLink® platform. That collective stream of data and processed invoices includes more than $15 billion in...

The Past, Present and Future of Information Management Report

From a physical to digital information world—how the data revolution is driving competitive advantage. The one thing that is constant when we spend time with information management professionals is that their world continues to change. At LexisNexis, we feel a great responsibility to play a...

The Volcker Rule: Will It Work, Will It Last—and Who Benefits? A LexisNexis® White Paper

Highlights: The long awaited Volcker Rule, which federal regulators released in December 2013, is tougher than many expected. Even so, those affected by the sweeping set of changes acknowledge that the rule could have been much worse. Wall Street in particular heaved a collective sigh...

Due Diligence in Vetting and Monitoring Suppliers. A LexisNexis® White Paper

Most companies have relationships with a wide range of third-party organizations that help them get things done. These third-party business relationships include suppliers, distributors, consultants, accountants and lawyers. And while these third parties are essential to every major company if they are...

The Game of Rules: Why Monitoring Government Regulations Is Essential. A LexisNexis® White Paper

Highlights: Virtually every segment of the U.S. economy is subject to government regulations. Some 23,000 measures are proposed annually. Staying abreast of regulations involves dealing with considerable variation in the ways nearly 11,000 state and federal agencies make rules available...

A Land of Laws: Why Monitoring State and Federal Legislation Is Critical. A LexisNexis® White Paper (March 2014)

Highlights: Proposed legislation seldom gets front-page treatment, but it can have a significant impact on businesses and organizations. State legislatures contribute substantially to more than 170,000 measures considered across the country each year. Roughly 30,000 of those will become...

Eyes Wide Open: Avoiding Nightmare Scenarios in Secured Transactions.LexisNexis® white paper (March 27, 2014)

Highlights: Most states have enacted 2010 amendments to Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), which governs secured transactions. The amendments are significant given the importance of perfecting security interests, particularly in commercial lending, and the amount of litigation...