New LegiX is compatible with iPhone and ebook readers

Today Priberam presents the new version of its legal database system, LegiX, with improvements in terms of content, features and interface. Among the main novelties is the platform’s compatibility with mobile devices, such as the iPhone, iPad and ebooks.

Access to the tool from the mobile phone had already been ensured since the beginning of this year, but only for OfficeBox customers who could hire the service directly from TMN. For the edition now presented, the company has developed new access platforms. In addition to ensuring compatibility with the “main browsers on Windows and Macintosh “, created a specific application for access from Apple mobile devices (iPhone / iPad), he said.


Format editions ebook hundreds of codes and diplomas ensure compatibility with Kindle, iBooks (on iPad) and other dedicated readers.

With more than one million documents for consultation and a set of integrated knowledge management functionalities, the tool, dedicated to those who daily connect with the practice of law, has been the target of an investment “over half a million euros over the past two years, “revealed those responsible for development.

First launched in 1991, the platform is presented in a new version for upgrade, “with the introduction of new content, an even more advanced interface, the possibility of mobile access via smartphones and the edition of content in ebook format”, detailed the administrator of Priberam, Carlos Amaral.

Access to the history of changes in legislative diplomas, automatic indexing of case law published on the Internet (namely on the DGSI website), possibility to consult the Bulletin of Labor and Employment and the extension of the information in the Diário da República to the entire II series are the main ones news announced in terms of content.

screenshot of the iPhone application

With regard to functionalities, users now have the possibility to generate PDF versions – from the more than 500 codes included in LegiX – of the laws in force on a specific date.

THE interface of the use of the new version, in addition to the search suggestions and preview of the links included in the documents, it includes “all the most relevant information about each of the documents, even in a smartphone“, Priberam advances.

screenshot of the iPhone / iPad application