In 2011, the company merged with Business and Legal Reports of Old Saybrook, CT, to form the new BLR—Business & Legal Resources.
The M. Lee Smith Publishers brand continues as the Legal & Politics division of BLR. The division focuses on its leading portfolio of legal and political information products, services and events.
HR and employment law compliance services published by M. Lee Smith Publishers prior to the merger now appear under the HR Hero division, and are instantly recognizable by the trademark HR Hero shield logo. You can find a complete lineup of this division’s products, events, and services at the HR Hero Store
BLR—Business & Legal Resources four divisions are:
BLR: HR and Employment Law, Online Training, Compensation and Benefits, Workplace Safety, Environmental Compliance
HR Hero: Employment law compliance, employee and supervisor training
California Employer Resources: Workplace safety and employment law compliance guidance for employers in California
M. Lee Smith Publishers: a leading provider of legal and practical information for attorneys, businesses, and political professionals.