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Westlaw UK: The leading legal research service

Westlaw UK is a dynamic, ever-growing and easily searchable source of case law, legislation, news, legal journals, commentary, current awareness alerts and EU legal materials.

Leave nothing to chance

Now more than ever, your clients rely on you to provide timely and reliable answers. Westlaw UK draws on over 200 years of experience to deliver the most relevant legal information faster and more accurately than anyone else. We do this by investing in our people, process, and technology to provide an unmatched library of legal information and know-how.

Introducing Westlaw Edge UK

Westlaw Edge UK allows you to carry out more efficient and insightful research than ever before. Reduce the risk of missing key information and give your team the tools to meet increasing expectations from your client or organisation.

Why subscribe to Westlaw UK?

Primary law for all

The only provider of fully consolidated, annotated legislation for UK, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland with legislative bills and bill trackers. Case Analysis documents help you digest the outcome and meaning of a case, fast.

More than traditional legal research

Besides primary law, there are journals, EU materials, extensive news sources, over 300 commentary titles (from the Sweet & Maxwell portfolio) – all with added features and functionality designed to increase efficiency.

Up-to-the-minute information

With Current Awareness updated every five minutes, status icons across all cases and legislation to notify you of out-of-date law, pending amendments or appeals and alert features, you can be sure you’re always using the most authoritative, up-to-date content.

Accuracy

Westlaw UK carefully analyses large accounts of session laws while also providing the most accurate and up-to-date version of the law.

Coverage

Access legislation for all 4 UK jurisdictions, including Bills and incorporate amendments from Bills into enacted legislation.

Content

Westlaw UK has a wide variety of content, including over 500,000 case analysis documents, over 2 million legislation documents and 900,000+ journal documents.

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