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File #: ID-4811    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/2/2022 In control: County Legislature
On agenda: 8/18/2022 Final action: 8/18/2022
Enactment date: 8/18/2022 Enactment #: 337-22
Title: TO AUTHORIZE A NEW 3-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH THOMSON REUTERS FOR THEIR WESTLAW COMPUTER-BASED LEGAL RESEARCH ENGINE

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TO AUTHORIZE A NEW 3-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH THOMSON REUTERS FOR THEIR WESTLAW COMPUTER-BASED LEGAL RESEARCH ENGINE

 

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If Resolution requires expenditure of County Funds, provide the following information:

Amount to be authorized by Resolution: $25,465.08 (3-year total as outlined below)

Are funds already budgeted? Yes

Specify Compliance with Procurement Procedures:

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                     Amount to be authorized by Resolution: $25,465.08 (3-year total as outlined below)

                     Are funds already budgeted: Yes

                     Specify Compliance with Procurement Procedures: Quote received.

 

TO AUTHORIZE A NEW 3-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH THOMSON REUTERS

FOR THEIR WESTLAW COMPUTER-BASED LEGAL RESEARCH ENGINE

 

WHEREAS, Resolution 309-19, adopted by the Sullivan County Legislature on

August 19, 2019, authorized a continued 3-year agreement with Thomson Reuters for

their Westlaw computer based legal search engine; and

 

WHEREAS, the County Attorney’s Office has utilized this legal search engine on a

daily basis and have found it to be extremely helpful in accessing the most up-to-date

legal authority available, and

 

WHEREAS, the County Attorney’s Office wishes to continue utilizing Westlaw for its

legal research needs.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the County Manager is hereby

authorized to enter into a three-year contract with Thomson Reuters in an amount not to

exceed $25,465.08, subject to annual budget appropriation, as follows:

 

2022-2023 - $8,320.80

2023-2024 - $8,487.24

2024-2025 - $8,657.04

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that said agreement to be in such form as the

County Attorney shall approve.