Foreign Law

Australasian Legal Information Institute
(ALII)

Australian and New Zealand legal database, containing primary legal materials (legislation, treaties and decisions of courts and tribunals); and secondary legal materials created by public bodies for purposes of public access, and a substantial collection of law journals. A joint facility of UTS and UNSW Faculties of Law

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CANLII
Search decisions of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Country-by-Country Guide to Foreign Law Research
Portal to research guides and major databases for every country; these research guides vary from explanatory legal system guides to lists of legal resource links; includes links to the Foreign Law Guide, the World Legal Information Institute, and other portals and foreign legal research guides.
Embassies and Consulates
Finding Foreign (non-U.S.) Law...in English, if possible
Findlaw.com
Foreign Law in English
A guide to finding translations of foreign law
Guide to Foreign and Comparative Law Research at Yale
This document outlines the best approach to starting your foreign law research at Yale; it provides links to the most commonly used and best resources available, many of which are listed elsewhere on this web page.
Hieros Gamos
A comprehensive list of law firms in the PRC searchable by city and area of specialty.
Oceana Online (U.S. treaties)
Oxford Constitutions of the World
(Constitutions of the Countries of the World)

Contains fully-translated English-language versions of all the world's constitutions (both national and sub-national), accompanied by individual commentaries, supplementary materials, including foundation documents, historical constitutions, and amendment Acts/laws. Combines formerly separate databases: Constitutions of the Countries of the World, Constitutions of Dependencies and Territories, Constitutions of the United States: National and State.

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Southern African Legal Information Institute - SAFLII
SAFLII collects and publishes legal materials from Southern and Eastern Africa including superior court judgments from Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe, and a consolidated collection of Uganda legislation and Lesotho case law.
Yale's Foreign and International Law Resources
This is more of a portal than a research guide;you can find all of our foreign and international databases on this page, subscription and open-access, including tax websites and a country-by-country guide to finding the laws, cases, and scholarship of countries other than the U.S.