Last updated on May 27th, 2020 at 03:19 pm
These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate Law360 Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 2003 by Magnus Hoglund and Marius Meland, Law360 is a news service for the legal profession. According to their about page “Law360 covers litigation, policy developments, corporate deals, and more across dozens of practice areas, industries, and jurisdictions.
Funded by / Ownership
Law360 is owned by LexisNexis, which is a corporation providing computer-assisted legal research (CALR) as well as business research and risk management services. The parent company is Relx plc, which is a British corporate group comprising companies that publish scientific, technical, and medical material, and legal textbooks. Revenue is derived through subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Law360 publishes news geared toward legal professionals with minimal bias such as this Orrick Cuts Salaries, Delays First-Year Associate Start Dates. This story is properly sourced. Editorially and politically Law360 covers news as it pertains to law and does not interject opinions. In general, Law360 reports news factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
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Overall, we rate Law360 Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/9/2020)