vLex Canada


vLex Canada

vLex Canada Premium provides highly personalized access to edited and raw caselaw and the Canadian Legal Bookshelf, which includes the full Maritime Law Book (MLB) collection and a curated selection from the Essentials of Canadian Law Series published by Irwin Law, all using powerful tools and advanced technologies to deliver topical search, intelligent recommendations and a visual history graph.

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  • The Canadian Legal Bookshelf

    The only place to research Canadian case law alongside a growing collection of law journals, secondary sources and a dozen core legal texts from the Irwin Law Essentials of Canadian Law series.

  • Go beyond free sources

    Dig deeper, learn more and go beyond free sources

    Annotate, highlight, build folders and tie your case research to your secondary source research

  • Topic-based search and Intelligent recommendations

    The Maritime Law Book (MLB) Key Number System lets you browse the collection by clicking through topics and sub-topics

    Applied AI extends those topics to new cases and uncovers similar cases not captured by citation relationships or editorial tagging

  • Personal Graph - your history, visualized!

    Explore the relationships among the cases in your history to uncover related cases you've missed

    Filter your personal graph by court, timeline or even zero in on a particular day in your history

  • Easy to use

    Our intuitive interface flattens the learning curve and accelerates your success

    Coming soon: On-demand support, tutorials, webinars, and more.

  • Proactive partner for libraries

    Over 15+ ready-to-go integrations (SFX, MetaLib, EndNote, EBSCO Discovery,...)

    IP Access & SSO options

    Chrome Add-on

    List of Integrations

  • An extensive and growing case law collection

    Case law from all courts outside Quebec - updated daily

    Rich headnotes and topic digests from MLB National and Provincial Reporter series dating back to 1969

  • Gateway to the world

    Explore U.S. and global case law in the same platform, and with the same tools by expanding your access beyond Canada

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