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Foreign and international legislation and cases

Databases and websites relevant for the research in foreign legislation and case law. Click on the tabs at the side of the page to access resources subdivided by topic and jurisdiction.

Global databases

  • Lexis Advance Quicklaw New version (use VPN for off-campus access). Lexis Advance is a legal database that offers comprehensive coverage of Canadian, international, and foreign materials (US, UK, Australia). Quicklaw gives access to Canadian, US, UK, and European case law, Canadian administrative tribunal decisions, QuickCITE case citator, Canada Digest, legal encyclopedias (Halsbury's Law of Canada, Jurisclasseur Quebec, Halsbury's Law of England), legislation, Index to Canadian Legal Literature, full–text of main Canadian legal journals, and more.
  • WestlawNext Canada Westlaw Next Canada is a legal database that provides extensive coverage of US and Canadian, and some international and foreign materials (UK, Australia). Westlaw Canada offers access to Canadian, US, and UK case law, the Canadian Abridgment Case Digests, the Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (C.E.D.), Index to Canadian Legal Literature, select Legal Pleadings, and more.
  • Quicklaw Old interface access for Quicklaw LexisNexis

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