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ALM's Law Journal Press Online Delivers Next Generation Research Services for Lawyers and Law Librarians

NEW YORK, Nov 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ALM's Law Journal Press, a leading publisher of books for legal professionals, today announced the launch of Law Journal Press Online. The new service will offer a broad digital catalog of legal publications, versatile online research tools, expanded content and updated pricing models. Law Journal Press Online's web-based and mobile services represent a significant shift in the way lawyers and law librarians access substantive legal content. Detailed information is available at www.lawjournalpress.com.

"Law Journal Press Online will radically alter the way in which our subscribers conduct research and the way in which law librarians manage our content," according to Sara Diamond, group vice president, Substantive Law. "We researched the way lawyers and librarians find, use and annotate their information and developed functionality which feels familiar and intuitive. Combine this with our content and a powerful search engine, and you have a formidable resource." Law Journal Press Online was developed with LearningMate, one of the world's leaders in e-learning technologies for publishers. The new service offers enhanced and fully searchable, digital editions of the Law Journal Press publications as well as access to the ALM Network's editorial content.

The new Law Journal Press Online offers lawyers and law librarians: Instant access via the web and mobile to the complete text of its print editions, with updates added automatically. All-inclusive annual pricing, which simplifies budgeting and planning for law firms and libraries -- all updates are included, with no additional charges. Powerful research functionality, including the ability to highlight, bookmark, annotate, organize, and print or export research. Fully searchable text and index, featuring integrated access to related cases and statutes.

William Pollak, CEO of ALM, commented, "Law Journal Press Online is a significant corporate initiative for ALM, designed to revolutionize the way in which lawyers and law librarians are able to access substantive legal content.

We plan to grow and expand this service and our substantive law business in the years to come." Law Journal Press Online is currently offering a selection of titles, with 44 available by year-end. More than 130 Law Journal Press titles along with regional books, newsletters and additional research tools are scheduled for launch in the next twelve months.

Law Journal Press, a division of ALM, publishes print and online editions of more than 130 books on a broad range of legal and business topics. Written by leading lawyers and experts, and updated regularly, Law Journal Press loose-leaf and online treatises offer definitive and timely information, insightful analysis and practitioner-oriented guidance for the legal profession.

About ALM ALM, an integrated media company, provides specialized business news and information, focused primarily on the legal and commercial real estate sectors.

ALM's brands include The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, GlobeSt.com, Insight Conferences, Law.com, Law Journal Press, LegalTech, The National Law Journal and Real Estate Forum. Headquartered in New York City, ALM was formed in 1997. For more information, visit www.alm.com.

ALM, The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, GlobeSt.com, Insight Conferences, Law.com, Law Journal Press, LegalTech, The National Law Journal and Real Estate Forum are trademarks or registered trademarks of ALM Media Properties, LLC or affiliated entities.

About LearningMate LearningMate Solutions Inc., is a leading provider of e-learning and e-publishing solutions worldwide. LearningMate partners with leading education and professional publishers to create state of the art digital products and services that drive new market opportunities. With locations in New York, Vancouver, London and Mumbai the company leverages a global talent base of professionals across four countries to solve business critical problems in Content Management, XML workflows and content delivery. With a commitment to research and innovation LearningMate continues to push towards a world where anyone can engage with high quality content, collaborate with their peers and create shared value on any screen, anytime, anywhere. For more information visit LearningMate Solutions Inc., online at: www.learningmate.com.

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