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General and Country Specific Foreign Law Databases
The U.S. versions of Westlaw and Lexis both include some foreign resources:
Additionally, the library also subcribes to:
Cases, statutes, and secondary statutes from over 140 countries.
Finally, the library subscribes to a handful of databases for specific countries:
The Chinese version of Westlaw. On campus, log in with your Westlaw username and password. Off campus, log in twice- first with your LLS username and password, then with your Westlaw username and password.
Indian cases and statutes. To access, enter your LLS email under the IP Access tab, click Sign In, and then complete a brief form providing your name and year of graduation.
UK and Irish cases and statutes.
Official publisher for English and Welsh cases.
Subject Specific Foreign Law Databases
Two competing databases provide the texts of constitutions worldwide, accompanied by links and citations to articles and books commenting on them.
Private International Law
Kluwer Competition Law
International and foreign treaties, statutes, cases, and secondary sources on competition law.
International and foreign treaties, statutes, cases, arbitration decisions, and secondary sources on arbitration law.
Trade and investment related statutes, regulations, cases, and secondary source materials for countries in the Americas. To access, please email firstname.lastname@example.org from your LLS email to obtain the password.
Other Subject Specific Databases
Oxford Reports on International Law
Extensive and expanding collection of international court and arbitral decisions and domestic court decisions on international law issues, accompanied by headnotes summarizing the facts and holding of each case. One of the best starting points for international case law research.
Art Law & Cultural Property
Summaries and selected full text of international and foreign statutes, cases, and other legal sources related to art and cultural property.