Practical Law

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Practical Law is an online legal know-how service which provides practice area overviews, practice notes, standard documents and current awareness services for lawyers.

Key features

Resources (including practice notes, standard documents, checklists and current awareness services) are arranged in practice areas from agriculture to tax, with specialism in business, company and commercial law.

Complete integration with the Westlaw UK database for access to full-text legislation, case law and journal articles.

Current issue of PLC Magazine, the leading monthly magazine for business lawyers advising companies active in the UK, and all journal back issues from June 1990.

Brexit Resource Centre with timelines, trackers, flowcharts, practice notes, articles and glossary on the legal implications of Brexit.

Law School Resource Centre with articles and videos to enable law students to develop their employability and commercial awareness skills.

Subject Coverage

  • Law


United Kingdom.

How often updated



Search Tips Practical Law online training tutorials are available here. Additional user guides and online training sessions are available via the User Guides section within the Practical Law database.


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