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Bloomberg Law Announces Agreement with DLA Piper

February 29, 2012

New York – Bloomberg Law, the legal research system from the
world leader in data and information services, today announced
an agreement with DLA Piper, the world’s largest global business
law firm, to provide high quality, cost-effective legal research
for all its lawyers throughout the United States. Bloomberg
Law’s integration of legal research with the Bloomberg industry
and financial information relied upon by corporations and
investment institutions throughout the world, provides lawyers
with a competitive edge in understanding their clients’

With DLA Piper’s enterprise-wide adoption of Bloomberg Law, the
firm’s 1,400 US lawyers practicing in 25 cities will have
unlimited access to Bloomberg Law from their desktops. Bloomberg
Law’s legal research system integrates comprehensive legal
content, company and financial information, and news all in one
place, including Bloomberg’s world-class proprietary news,
company and market information. Bloomberg Law’s all-inclusive,
transparent and predictable pricing means that every user has
the same unrestricted access to the content in the Bloomberg Law

“We are deeply gratified that a firm of DLA Piper’s caliber has
chosen Bloomberg Law for its lawyers throughout the United
States,” said Bloomberg Law Chairman Lou Andreozzi. “We look
forward to working closely with DLA Piper as we continue to
develop the resources to help law firms better manage their
research and costs so they can concentrate on adding value to
their clients.”

Don Jaycox, DLA Piper’s Chief Information Officer, said, “Law
firms need to cost effectively deliver great client service in a
highly competitive environment. In addition to being experts in
law, our clients have made it clear that they also want us to
understand the business challenges they face on a daily basis.
Bloomberg Law’s unique combination of legal research, company
information, and news helps our lawyers stay abreast of a wide
array of information affecting our clients. Plus, Bloomberg’s
inclusive pricing model helps us manage costs in a predictable

About Bloomberg Law
Bloomberg Law is the real-time legal research system that
integrates innovative search technology, comprehensive legal
content, company and client information, and proprietary news
all in one place. This collaborative workspace also includes a
suite of new tools for more effective legal analysis and more
productive client development. For more information, visit

About Bloomberg
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and
news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge
by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people
and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and
analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately
– is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which
provides real time financial information to more than 310,000
subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on
the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow
customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and
information across organizations more efficiently and
effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government,
Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company
provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in
industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through
the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile,
the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and
Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news
and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries.
Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000
people in 192 locations around the world.

CONTACT for Bloomberg:

Jill Goodkind, +1 212-617-3669,