Lexis® China

One-Stop Solution to Legal Issues across Industries and Fields.

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    Lexis®China is a flagship legal information database product released by LexisNexis in China. Since its launch in 2005, Lexis®China has earned wide acclaim from legal professionals. For over a decade, the database has been continuously updating its content and functions. In addition to building a massive collection of laws and regulations, Lexis®China supports a one-stop search for Chinese-English bilingual legal articles, tracks hot topics, emerging issues and updates in key legal areas, and provides multi-dimensional and in-depth legal commentary and analysis to help improve work efficiency for legal practitioners and inform law enforcement decisions.

    • One Platform - providing one-click access to all legal commentary content
    • Diverse Content - pooling the collected wisdom of 10,00 top legal minds
    • Multiple Perspectives - offering deep insights on difficult, interdisciplinary legal practice issues from various angles
    • Intelligent Technology - enabling targeted push notifications to customers of their interested legal content
    • Simple Interface – allowing you to see updates in key legal areas all at one glance

    Mass Data & Bilingual Content

    • Diverse Content Types and Reliable Sources: Lexis®China’s statute, policy interpretation, administrative penalty and written judgement content are all from published data from official sources. The expert analyses, articles, hot topic and other content are all contributed by reputable lawyers from the country’s top law firms or general counsels from well-known corporations.
    • Massive Data Volume and Industry-leading Content:With more than 3 million primary data entries, the database provides a comprehensive coverage of full-text statutes as well as judgement documents at both state and local levels since 1949, plus over 50,000 articles of in-depth legal analysis and commentary and a collection of over a million business cases covering Beijing, Shanghai, Guangdong, Shenzhen, etc.
    • Inter-disciplinary Integration and Multi-dimensional Interpretation: With 33 legal subject areas and 28 industry categories that are cross-selectable, information is provided across industries and fields, and a single legal issue can be covered comprehensively with multi-dimensional analysis and interpretation.
    • High-quality Legal Translation: English translations of key Chinese statutes are provided, and more than 20,000 statutes and articles are presently available bilingually on Lexis®China.
    Top Minds & Top Insights
    • Column: Lexis®China collaborates with dozens of top legal minds to offer opinions, tackle difficult issues and share insights on hot topics on the legal frontline through personal columns. All Lexis®China authors are veterans with over a decade of experience in their respective fields.
    • Insights: Key legal issues in selected key legal areas are studied systematically and in depth to provide insights from different angels on their impact on real-world practice and offer risk control strategies and approaches.
    • Report: Targeting major legal difficulties and hot issues encountered in legal practice and business activities, information will be collected, organized and analyzed professionally to help customers stay tuned to law development trends, explore practical legal issues and scientifically customize their decision schemes and development strategies.
    • Experts Q&A: Professional consultations are provided online in a Q&A format by experts in various fields for you to get targeted professional opinions and advice from top insiders.
    Big Data-Enabled Visual Analytics
    • Visual analytics applied to written judgements provides a plain view of trial progress and outcomes, along with the regional distribution of the trial courts, causes of action and their percentages as well as other statistic data visualized in graph format. A list of the corresponding judgement documents is also available for viewing.

    Up-to-date Information & Personalized Push Notifications
    • Frontline Topic Tracking: Hot legal topics at the moment are continuously tracked to enable a quick response by offering you earliest expert analysis and advice, and Lexis®China’s professional editors compile most noteworthy legal updates of the day into a daily legislation express newsletter to send to your subscribed email account.
    • Daily Updates: The entire database is updated daily to help keep you apprised of the latest legislations, industry news, case analysis, special topics reports, articles and other content.
    • Targeted Push Notification: E-mail alerts are provided to notify you of updates on a variety of content types with multiple notification frequency options, and you may also choose based on need to subscribe to our daily, weekly or monthly professional newsletters to stay on top of the latest developments in the legal sector.
    • Customization: Articles, legislations and other content will be recommended to you based on your reading habit, and customized services including translation-on-demand and one-on-one Q&A are provided to meet your individual needs.
    User-friendly Interface & Ease of Search
    • One-click Access: All legal information and articles are provided across fields and industries on one integrated platform that supports a one-click search function on the homepage to enable one-click access to all pertinent content across the entire database.
    • Clear Layout: The main content categories, feature subscriptions and latest hot-topic articles are all displayed on the homepage in a well-structured, clear layout for you to see all at one glance.
    • Intelligent Search Engine: You may freely switch between the two options of simple search and advanced search to save time and improve efficiency.


    Efficiently retrieving legal informaion from a massive database to improve performance

    • Providing a one-stop access to legislation and comprehensive legal commentary content across industries and fields
    • Enable you to deal with inter-disciplinary legal issues with ease
    • Quick search for the legal information needed to inform your decision-making

    Collaborating with top industry minds to tackle challenges

    • Inviting nearly 1,000 top industry minds to contribute in-depth analysis of difficult legal issues, including column authors who all come from top law firms or large corporations with at least 15 years of legal practice experience.

    Accessing professional reports and tracking hot legal topics to maintain a leading edge

    • Tracking hot topics on the legal frontline
    • Covering a single topic with multi-dimensional content
    • Sharing professional legal reports to help clients to stay timely and fully informed and legal practitioners to stay ahead in the game

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    LexisNexis® Legal Commentary is an integrated legal information database dedicated to commentary and analysis of Chinese legal issues. It supports a one-stop search for Chinese-English bilingual legal commentary content, continuously tracks hot topics, emerging issues and updates in key legal areas, and provides multi-dimensional and in-depth legal commentary and analysis to help improve business efficiency for legal practitioners as well as inform law enforcement decisions.

    Values Delivered to Customers

    • One-stop access to comprehensive legal commentary content across industries and fields to enable you to deal with interdisciplinary legal issues with ease
    • Quick retrieval of legal information needed to inform your decision-making
    • Timely access to authoritative and professional legal information to help you better seize opportunities and meet challenges
    • Access to high-quality Chinese-English bilingual legal content to meet your cross-border business demands
    • Access to peer advice and practical experience to help you maintain a leading edge in your business

    Features and Highlights

    Mass Data & Bilingual Content
    One-stop search for legal information across industries and fields is supported, with 33 legal subject areas and 28 industry categories that are cross-selectable to enable a comprehensive coverage of content in multiple practice areas. As many as 10 content categories, including expert column, commentary articles, frontline topic tracking, etc., are provided, with high-quality English translations available.

    Top Minds & Top Thinking
    Nearly 1,000 senior legal professionals from about 100 institutions are in collaboration with us to offer practice notes and discuss the ins and outs of a given issue in the form of commentary articles, case study, personal column, etc. A single topic is covered multi-dimensionally and professional legal reports are available to keep your timely and fully informed.

    Deep Insights & Multiple Perspectives
    In-depth investigation of key legal issues, not just simple legal commentary, is provided to uncover insights from different angles on the impact of legal issues on real-world practice and offer multi-perspective analysis and interpretation across industries and fields.

    Timely Updates & Quick Response
    Hot legal topics at the moment are continuously tracked to provide quick responses with offers of expert analysis and advice. The database is updated daily, and a summary of legislation updates is available as subscribed newsletters to send directly to your email account. Personalized settings are also available to enable you to receive timely updates on your interested legal content and stay informed of the latest industry developments.

    Friendly Interface and Ease of Use
    All key content categories are displayed on the page in a clear, logical and well-structured layout to enable you to see all at one glance. One-stop search on the homepage is supported, and you may freely switch between the two options of simple search and advanced search to save time and improve efficiency.

    Personalized Push Notification Services for Your Choice
    Email push notifications are provided for a variety of content categories and with multiple notification frequency options, and you may also choose to subscribe to our Daily Legislation Express, weekly Tax Special/Employment Special or/and monthly China Legal Review based on your business need. Enabled by intelligent technology, targeted push notifications of updates on legal topics, industry news and legislations can also be sent to you based on your preferences.

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