What is elexica?elexica is the award winning, free online legal resource from leading international law firm Simmons & Simmons, primarily aimed at clients and contacts of the firm. elexica offers registered users an extensive range of legal information including practical guides, checklists, case reports, detailed legal analysis, training modules (with CPD hours), a current awareness email alerting service and an extensive library of categorised web links. Registration is fast and free. The amount of material you can see on elexica depends on your business relationship with Simmons & Simmons. Further information on access is available here. What does elexica offer me?Elexica is a web site rich in legal information, services and resources, arranged into the following areas: What’s new – A selection of the latest additions to elexica. Have these delivered to your computer using elexica’s RSS feeds (What is RSS?) In Brief offers up to date legal know how including current awareness articles, legislative updates and case summaries. In Depth – dives deeper into the topics covered in In Brief and offers comparative analysis and broader summaries of legal and commercial issues. Newsletters – a collection of current and archived newsletters, bulletins and regular legal updates published by Simmons & Simmons. Links – a library of fully categorised links to hundreds of the world’s most useful web sites. Training & Events – home to a wide range of training material (accredited for CPD in England and Wales) and details of forthcoming training events offered by Simmons & Simmons. This is where you will find elexica video podcasts and video based online training modules. Email alerts – elexica’s free “insiders” keep you informed of the latest legal developments in areas of interest to you. Extras – Clients and key contacts of the firm have access to additional online legal resources, ranging from our Anti Money Laundering resource to coverage of the UK Budget. Selected services are available for other users to preview and apply for. Further information on access is available here. What if I need more information once I've read an item?All elexica items have details of who to contact at Simmons & Simmons if you need more information on the item. What alerting services does elexica offer?What’s New can be delivered to your computer using elexica’s RSS feed. Further information on RSS is available in elexica’s technical help. Email alerts – elexica’s free “insiders” keep you informed of the latest legal developments in areas of interest to you. How can elexica help me find the information I need?To help you navigate to the information you need, items are categorised within each area of elexica where they can be displayed in alphabetical or date order. In any given category you can filter by applicable law and language. Alternatively, search the whole of elexica, or use elexica’s advanced search to refine your search based on category, applicable law and/or language. Need help with searching? Try elexica’s search tips. Where does elexica's content come from?All of elexica’s content is provided by lawyers based in Simmons & Simmons international network of offices, and covers a variety of topics, jurisdictions and languages. Who is behind Elexica?Elexica is brought to you by elexica Limited, a company registered in the United Kingdom, Company Number 03851660, whose registered office is at CityPoint, One Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9SS. elexica is powered by content from Simmons & Simmons, a leading international law firm.