Printer Friendly

Lexisnexis Group acquires Courtlink Corp.

LexisNexis Group (Dayton, OH), a unit of Reed Elsevier, has finalized the terms of a definitive agreement to acquire CourtLink Corp. (Bellevue, WA), a unit of Internet Capital Group and a provider of Web-based services for electronically filing legal documents and accessing and monitoring court records. No terms of the deal were given. The deal is subject to, among other things, approval be Court- Link shareholders.

CourtLink claims to have been the first company to create a single online platform for both electronically accessing records and filing documents with the courts. The company has 90 courts online and adds over 1 million pages electronically filed and served per month. In Colorado, CourtLink developed and now operates the first and only state-wide electronic filing system. The service enables users to search and retrieve case information from more than 200 million records in 1400 federal, state and local court systems.

CourtLink services include eAccess, eFile, and eFM, a software product for court case management systems. CourtLink targets its services to law firms, insurance and title companies, screening and investigative agencies and the media.

CourtLink operations will stay in Washington. LexisNexis North American president/ceo Lou Andreozzi said "we firmly believe the online services and emerging markets CourtLink has pioneered will bring temendous value to the legal profession at large.'
COPYRIGHT 2001 JK Publishing, Inc
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2001, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:from Internet Capital Group
Comment:Lexisnexis Group acquires Courtlink Corp.(from Internet Capital Group)
Publication:Business Publisher
Article Type:Brief Article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Oct 31, 2001
Words:217
Previous Article:Netratings buys Jupiter Media Metrix and interest in eRATINGS.
Next Article:Information Today acquires "Online" Magazine & Bowker Assets.
Topics:


Related Articles
CASESTREAM COMBINES FEDERAL, CIVIL & CRIMINAL COURT RECORDS.
Major trade and professional publication, online & related property acquisitions, fourth quarter, 2001.
Online research strategies for the bookish lawyer: lawyers with more legal than technical know-how can still use the many computer tools available to...
Tom Hagy cannot say enough good things about his new publisher. (Publisher Profile).
Mealey's launches its third newsletter this year.
LexisNexis acquires software services provider.
Mealey's sets sights on tort pleadings.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2020 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters