LEXIS-NEXIS Releases Practice Systems Interactive Software

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LEXIS-NEXIS has introduced two software solutions for lawyers, paralegals, and accountants: the LEXIS-NEXIS Limited Liability Company Practice System and the LEXIS-NEXIS Audit Response Practice System. The company claims that each LEXIS-NEXIS Practice System totally integrates, automates, and supports the tasks of collecting, analyzing, researching, and drafting legal documents. The LEXIS-NEXIS Limited Liability Company Practice System seamlessly guides the legal researcher through the steps of creating a limited liability company, highlighting tax and securities considerations. The LEXIS-NEXIS Audit Response Practice System helps the user streamline his or her firm's preparation of audit-response letters.

"No matter what the attorney's experience level, the LEXIS-NEXIS Practice Systems enhance the users' efficiency and connect them with expert sources that they need to create top-quality docuents," said Paul Brown, chief operating officer of legal information services for LEXIS-NEXIS. "The strength of each expert solution is the subject-specific expertise and intelligence that we collected from practice area attorneys and then designed into the product."

The software packages walk the user through a series of on-screen questions and issues, analyze and respond to the user's answers, and provide context-sensitive links to commentary written by experts or to case law, statutes, governing law, and other reference material. …