Dow Jones News Service Law and Legal Definition

Dow Jones News Service is a financial reporting service which provides stock quotations, business articles, and financial information filed with the SEC. Subscribers may receive up to the minute information by connecting their computer on-line to the service.

The Dow Jones News Service is designed to provide immediate information about current business, financial, national, international, and other types of general news events to persons who are in business and those who are investors or potential investors. [Abbott, Proctor & Paine v. United States, 170 Ct. Cl. 408 (Ct. Cl. 1965)].