Law-Related Resources on the Internet and Elsewhere (11 of 12)

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Erik J. Heels

Nov 26, 1996, 3:00:00 AM11/26/96

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Chapter 5. Non-US Resources.

This chapter describes law-related resources made available by non-US
organizations, governments, and educational institutions--including
those made available by the United Nations.

One of the best ways to find the e-mail address for a particular
individual is to call that individual. If you choose to contact the
individuals listed below via e-mail, please keep your e-mail message
short and to-the-point.

5.01. Australia - Murdoch University.

URL: gopher://

E Law.

Under the Electronic Journals, Newsletters - Law sub-menu, you will find
E Law - Murdoch University Electronic Journal of Law and Legal Bytes, a
computer law journal. E Law is a peer-reviewed electronic journal edited
by the staff and students of the School of Law of Murdoch University in
Perth, Australia. E Law welcomes contributions in 4 categories: 1) news,
non-commercial announcements, hints and tips relating to materials on
the net of interest to the legal community (NetWatch section); 2)
materials of current interest such as reports and analyses of
developments in the law including significant recent cases and
legislation, and book reviews; 3) scholarly work in progress or
materials calling for comment such as research notes and excerpts from
unfinished larger works; 4) completed papers (these submissions will be
subject to peer review).

For more information, contact:

E Law Editorial Board
Murdoch University School of Law
Murdoch, Western Australia


E Law-Journal Listserv and Archives.

URL: gopher://

Tables of Contents of each issue and individual articles are available
as separate files via email, gopher and ftp. Upon subscribing to the
list elaw-j you will receive a message giving full details of how to
request files by email.

Subscribe to:
Text of message: subscribe elaw-j


5.02. Australia - Sydney University.

URL: gopher://

5.03. Australia - University of Melbourne Law School.

The Journal of the Australian and New Zealand
Societies for Computers & Law
Dan Hunter, Co-editor
University of Melbourne Law School
Parkville VIC 3052

URL: (Dan Hunter)

5.04. Belgium - Antwerp University, UFSIA.

Antwerp University: UFSIA
Prinsstraat 10
B-2000 Antwerp BELGIUM
Phone: ../32/3/220.41.11 (not toll-free)

Faculty of Law:
Antwerp University: UFSIA
Faculty of Law
Rodestraat 14
B-2000 Antwerp BELGIUM
Phone: ../32/3/220.45.98 (not toll-free)

URL: gopher://

UFSIA is a university which offers courses in the human sciences like
Applied Economics and Law. Together with another university (UIA) we
offer a full law program. Our first year in law contains about 460

5.05. Canada - Canadian Bar Association.

URL: gopher://

5.06. Canada - Canadian Institute of Resources Law.

Canadian Institute of Resources Law
3330 Professional Faculties Building, Block B
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4.


Resources is the newsletter of the Canadian Institute of Resources Law
and is available via e-mail. Published quarterly, the newsletters
purpose is to provide timely comments on current resources law issues
and to give information about Institute publications and programs.

5.07. Canada - Communications Research Centre.


This server provides links to, for example, the Senate of Canada, House
of Commons, and the Supreme Court of Canada.

5.08. Canada - Law Reform Commission of Nova Scotia.

Law Reform Commission of Nova Scotia
8th Floor, Garrison Place
1526 Dresden Row
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada B3J 2K2
Phone: (902) 423-2633
Fax: (902) 423-0222

URL: telnet://

The Law Reform Commission of Nova Scotia is comprised of seven
Commissioners, an Executive Director and a Legal Research Officer.The
Commissioners, along with the Executive Director and Legal Research
Officer, are responsible for carrying out the work of law reform in the
province. It operates independently of government. Similar law reform
organizations operate this way in other provinces in Canada.

The Commission has undertaken 8 projects some of which had reached the
Final Report stage while others are partially concluded. They cover a
large range of concerns and areas of law. One of the projects is a
reference from the Government of Nova Scotia. The other projects were
chosen from suggestions to
the Commission by the public, the judiciary and the legal community.

5.09. Canada - Supreme Court.


5.10. Canada - University of Montreal.

Daniel Poulin
Professor of Law and Computing Science

URL: gopher://

Sponsored by the University of Montreal and The Research Centre in
Public Law (CRDP), this site includes decisions of Supreme Court of
Canada since January 1993.

5.11. Finland - Statistics Finland.


Statistics Finland is the national statistical institute of Finland.

5.12. Germany - National Research Center for Computer Sciences

URL: gopher://

The listserv list Euro-Lex is archived at this site.

5.13. Germany - University of Saarland.

URL: gopher://

The Gopher server contains the German Basic Law, the Civic Law Book
(Buergerliche Gesetzbuch), Process Law (Zivilprozessordnung), and

The WWW server contains German and European codes, historical documents
(e.g. Roman law), and the German WWW Virtual Law Library (law-related
Internet information).

5.14. Italy - Istituto per la Documentazione Giuridica, Florence.

URL: gopher://

Legal databases in English and Italian.

5.15. Italy - University of Bologna.

URL: gopher://

5.16. New Zealand - University of Waikato, School of Law.

Campbell Robertson
University of Waikato
School of Law Web Administrator


5.17. Norway - University of Tromsoe.


This server includes international trade law materials including GATT
1994 and United Nations materials.

5.18. United Kingdom - CCTA Government Information Service


5.19. United Kingdom - University of Warwick.

Colin Shaw
CTI Law Technology Centre
University of Warwick
Coventry, CV4 7AL

URL: gopher://

UK law schools and law-related information from the Law Technology

Law Technology Journal.

Law Technology Journal
CTI Law Technology Centre
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7AL


5.20. United Nations Crime and Justice Info. Network.

423 State Street
Albany, NY 12203

URL: gopher://

The United Nations Crime and Justice Information Network (UNCJIN) was
established in 1989 to implement U.N. Resolution 1986/11, para. 5(a): To
establish, in cooperation with the United Nations Institutes and other
entities concerned, a global crime prevention and criminal justice
information network ... including a mechanism for the centralization of
inputs from nongovernmental organizations and scientific institutions.
The Goal of UNCJIN is to establish a world wide network to enhance
dissemination and the exchange of information concerning criminal
justice and crime prevention issues.

The main menu looks something like the following:

United Nations Rules
Available Information from UNCJIN
UN Criminal Justice Country Profiles
United Nations Development Program
Bureau of Justice Statistics Documents
U.S. Supreme Court Decisions, Recent (WWW Character Mode)
World Criminal Justice Library Network
CIA World Factbook 1992
Center for the Study of Constitutionalism in E. Europe
World Health Organization Gopher
+F.B.I Gopher
Foreign and International Law: Primary Documents and Commentary
New York State Criminal Justice Agencies

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