Press Release

ALM Launches New Platform for Verdicts and Settlements

Subscription-based product for litigators and insurance adjusters now easier to search and store results

NEW YORK – October 19, 2012 – ALM, a leading provider of news, research and information for the U.S. legal market, today announced the re-launch of, an enhanced platform for accessing the nation’s most trusted source for verdict and settlement news and research. is an online legal research solution that provides users with access to a database of more than 175,000 detailed case reports from around the U.S. Legal professionals can perform a text search or use 15 separate search criteria, including injury, case type, name, jurisdiction and expert.

The new platform features a dynamic search form and post-search filtering that provides users with targeted and accurate results quicker and easier than ever before. VerdictSearch offers search capabilities that no other solution on the market currently offers, enabling users to quickly filter results so they obtain the most relevant information they need about previous case outcomes.

For more information or to view a brief video tour of the new platform, please go to

“For more than 40 years, VerdictSearch has been known for having high-quality, top content and it now has a high-quality search platform as well,” said Ron Spinner, director of VerdictSearch at ALM. “This enhanced version of makes the database more powerful than ever, providing our subscribers with new search tools and convenient features that allow them to access the information they require to best advise their clients.”

VerdictSearch has an editorial staff of more than 25 editors, journalists and research associates who report on almost 200 cases from around the nation each and every week – more than any other provider.

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