Faculty of Business and Law

Legal Resources

Research by Country

Select a country from the left hand menu for links to general legal web sites relating to that jurisdiction. General legal web sites that cover a variety of jurisdictions are listed below.

For subject-specific links covering a variety of jurisdictions, visit Research by Subject.


Legal Information Institutes

World Map

Asian Legal Information Institute (AsianLII)

AustLII Australian Legal Information Institute (AustLII)

British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BaiLII)

Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII)

Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII)

Hong Kong Legal Information Institute (HKLII)

Legal Information Institute (US) (LII)

New Zealand Legal Information Institute (NZLII)

Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII)

South African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII)

World Legal Information Institute (WorldLII)


Multijurisdictional links

All Law Home Page
Referred to by the site as "Your Internet Legal Gateway". Links are categorised into Law, lawyers, legal organisations, federal and state resources, schools and organisations, forms, legal topic index, legal practice information, reference and news, legal support services, journals and periodicals, business, community and culture, general references, community and culture.

CataLaw Metaindex of Law and Government
Excellent site. Categorised by legal topic, regions and extras such as expert directories, continuing legal education, internet discussion lists, law libraries and publishers, law practice management, law schools list, law societies and associations, legal directories, legal employment, legal periodicals, legal research, pre-law and law students.

Duhaime Law
Articles, blogs, information on a broad range of legal topics - includes a law dictionary

The International Law Office
Newsletters (by country or topic) and latest news on a variety of legal topics from around the world. Subject areas are as follows: Arbitration, Asset Finance, Legal Newsletters and Overview, Caital Markets & Derivatives, Commercial Property, Company/Commercial, Competition, Construction, Corporate Finance/M&A, Corporate Immigration, Corporate Tax, E-Commerce, Employment/Labour, Energy/Natural Resources, Environment, Franchising, Information Technology, Insolvency, Insurance/Re-insurance, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Offshore Services, Product Liability, Project Finance, Shipping/Transport, Telecommunications/Multimedia and White Collar Crime. It also includes an International Directory of Legal Professionals (searchable by country, city, work area, language and name - over 2000 law firms are listed)

Internet Legal Resource Guide
Law journals, outlines, law schools, law students, pre-law, study abroad, professional associations, experts, a forms archive and index, lawyers and firms, practice areas, US Federal executive, federal judicial sites, state index, a global research section (sub-categorised into "world index", Australia, Canada and UK). Also links to legal indices, legal usernet, news sources and more.

Katsuey's Legal Gateway
Divided into legal categories including: arbitration, banking, bankruptcy, corporate, constitutional, consumer, criminal, employment, ethics, family and many more.

LLRX.com
Articles and resources

The Virtual Chase
Lots of information on conducting legal research as well as current legal news, links and more.

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7th June 2013