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It took mere hours for LexisNexis' latest embarrassing data leak revelation to spur cries of condemnation from Congress.
Renewed calls for legislation and industry reform follow theft of personal details of 32,000 Americans.
The deal gives LexisNexis a greater footprint in the legal enterprise market and highlights Fast Search & Transfer's growing presence in Web publishing.
Both Republicans and Democrats profess outrage over ChoicePoint and LexisNexis mishaps. New laws are being proposed.
LexisNexis' Norman Willox envisions a future marked by the widespread deployment of information-based identity authentication.
LexisNexis' chief privacy officer, Norman A. Willox Jr., warns that catastrophe awaits unless the government can fix the lingering technology loopholes in the system and develop a foolproof way of authenticating the identity of non-U.S. residents.
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The popular legal and news search firm is launching an ambitious Web service aimed at the business user.
TheStreet.com, a financial news and information site whose paid subscriptions recently topped the 20,000 mark, has named Kevin English its chief executive officer. Previously, English served as vice president and general manager for a business unit of Lexis-Nexis.