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Owner LexisNexis
Created byMagnus Hoglund, Marius Meland
LaunchedOctober 2003;17 years ago (2003-10) (as Portfolio Media)

Law360 is a subscription-based, legal news service operated by the Portfolio Media company, a subsidiary of LexisNexis. [1] [2]

In 2003, Law360 parent Portfolio Media began publishing a daily online newsletter on intellectual property law. [3] [4] In 2012, the company was acquired by LexisNexis. [5] The publication now has news bureaus across the U.S. [6] [ unreliable source? ]

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