LexisNexis® has announced the acquisition of acclaimed legal information provider, LegalStudio®.

Widely known throughout China for its tailor-made bilingual awareness and practice materials, LegalStudio offers daily updated legal and tax news, articles, commentaries, and timely newsletters, together with an extensive library of model contract templates, and a law and case database, providing critical support to legal professionals in corporations and law firms as they perform their daily work.

“LegalStudio is a valued professional information brand that has built a powerful reputation within China’s legal community over the last decade,” said Shawn Clark, CEO, LexisNexis Asia. “By bringing together LegalStudio and Lexis China we’ll be best positioned to invest in and enhance both existing product suites, while also introducing new offerings to the market. This combination is another key milestone on our ongoing roadmap to deliver next-generation products and solutions to corporate and legal customers across China.”

The acquisition is part of LexisNexis’ ongoing investment in China. LegalStudio’s trusted set of tools and content will become a key element of the LexisNexis China portfolio.

Source:  Prnasia.com