This series provides the text of commercial laws from foreign jurisdictions in English. The law library has volumes for many countries. Some of these are kept up-to-date with supplements. To see the library's holdings, go to Madcat and choose "Basic Search." To search by title, type "CommercialLaws of the World." To search by call number, type K 1001.4 F67.
Taking a country by country approach, this 2 volume work addresses acquisitions, joint ventures, and investment law and regulation. Kept up-to-date with supplements.
Doing Business Guide Series
Call Number: Varies (See Description Below)
This series from PricewaterhouseCoopers summarizes the economic climate, business opportunities, and the legal and tax environment of specific foreign jurisdictions. Each volume contains an appendix that includes tax rates, list of countries with which the nation in question has treaties, and more. The law library has volumes for the following jurisdictions: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Croatian, Chile,Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, and the Philippines.
For specific location, dates of coverage and currency of each volume, go to MadCat. Select Guided Search. In the search box, type "Information guide PricewaterhouseCoopers"(without the quotes), then select "as a phrase." in the drop down menu immediately to the right of the search box. Then, in the box labeled "Search By," select Series.
Selected business and commercial laws, in English or vernacular. Countries include Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. Not updated since August 2004.
A research platform for international law. Contains domestic statutes, international conventions, model laws, restatements and materials relevant for research in transnational law and internation business law.