LexisNexis cuts 35 jobs in Bellevue

This story from the Seattle Times:

LexisNexis, a legal and news information provider based in New York, is eliminating 35 jobs in Bellevue, according to a company statement released Thursday. The local office has about 300 employees.

The affected jobs are in product development, which will be outsourced.

Laid-off employees received one to five months of notice, and they can apply for new jobs within the company or outside employment. The company will also provide severance, continued benefits and career transition services.

[Hat tip to @trhalvorson on Twitter]

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About Erika Wayne

Erika V. Wayne is deputy library director and lecturer in law at Stanford Law School. Along with George Wilson, Kate Wilko and Paul Lomio, Erika Wayne has co-taught Advanced Legal Research for 3 years. Erika's interest in Open Access dates back to the 1996 when she helped in the development of the Securities Class Action Clearinghouse -- the first court designated internet site for public posting of securities litigation filings. And, she hates to pay for *anything* that should be free. She has a law degree from Penn and a library degree from Illinois.

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