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Justis Publishing is an independent publisher of electronic legal information and provider of publishing software and services. Since 1986 they have provided the legal community with electronic access to a wide range of titles from well respected legal publishers. Their publishing partners include The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England & Wales, Sweet & Maxwell, Office of Public Sector Information, and many more.

Their titles are published electronically on their full-text legal library, Justis; while cross-links to numerous providers’ texts are provided on their citator, JustCite.

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Justis is a full-text online legal library of UK, Irish and EU case law dating back to 1163 and legislation from 1235, along with the International Law Reports from 1919 onwards.

Its owners having over 20 years of experience working with legal and information professionals, the database is widely regarded as the most intuitive on the market.

Features include:

Case Law from England and Wales

UK Statute Law

The Justis statutes database provides access to over 750 years of UK legislation. It is the only complete electronic source of primary and secondary legislation available that includes content provided by HMSO and includes the following titles all available in full text:

Scottish Case Law

Irish Case Law

European Law

International law

Aside from its expanding case coverage from different countries and European institutions, Justis holds a weighty collection of material from officially designated international courts. Fully indexed and searchable, this currently comprises:

Proceedings from Parliament – Justis Parliament

Specialist Series

Justis Blog

The Justis Blog is a major source of information. The Justis editorial team are immersed in the law every day and whilst they are working they spot developments in the courts & changes to legislation that are of particular importance to practitioners and add them to this blog. Items cover everything from the latest case digests and legal commentaries to helpdesk articles on product-related issues. Content is well presented and "easy to read". You can subscribe to receive a bulletin, either weekly or monthly, of the latest items (you sign up on the blog homepage).


JustCite is the only provider-neutral multi-source electronic citator on the market. It links to case law, legislation and articles from numerous third-party publishers, and shows how they relate to each other. Information providers include BAILII, Casetrack, Informa Law, Justis, LexisNexis, Westlaw and more.

With state-of-the art technology, expanding coverage and in-house editorial input, it answers the questions you hadn’t thought to ask, eliminates blind spots and provides the complete picture in a flash.

Catering for any starting point in your research with its peerless reference recognition technology, and swiftly searching an ever-growing index of 550,000 authoritative cases from 2 million documents going back to 1163, JustCite is:

In late 2010 the third, most mould-breaking incarnation of the citator was launched, benefitting from:

The new JustCite Search Box - available free on request - now allows searching by case name, subject term or reference, including partial citations, and you can now use Boolean operators and wild cards.

The range and coverage of material on JustCite is constantly expanding. For further information, see the free JustCite Knowledge Base which includes a tough proficiency test and an explanation of the new visualisation tool, the JustCite Precedent Map.

JustCite Tools

Justis Publishing offers a suite of tools to help you search and link from external media to information on JustCite through its range of JustCite Tools.

Helping you maintain your train of thought, while speeding up the decision-making process, each application benefits from JustCite’s peerless reference recognition technology. Central to all the JustCite Tools, this technology finds recognised legal references from a growing list in an instant.

The current list of applications in the JustCite Tools range includes:

Free Help Desk Support

All users benefit from free helpdesk support as well as regular customer e-bulletins to keep up-to-date with all the latest services and news. You can also receive professional training to ensure that you get the best out of your subscription.

Visit Justis or JustCite to discover more and to trial the FREE sample databases.

Contact: sales@justis.com or call +44 (0)20 7284 8080.

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