Tuesday, July 1, 2014

July 2014

Environmental Law Institute

Since 1969, ELI has played a pivotal role in shaping the fields of environmental law, policy, and management, domestically and abroad. Now in its fifth decade, ELI is an internationally recognized, non-partisan research and education center working to strengthen environmental protection by improving law and governance worldwide.

Sunday, June 1, 2014

June 2014

National Sports Law Institute

Founded in 1989, the National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School is the only Institute of its kind associated with an American law school. The Institute's Mission is to be the leading national educational and research institute for the study of legal, ethical and business issues affecting amateur and professional sports from an academic and practical perspective.

Friday, May 2, 2014

May 2014

United Nations Legal Publications

This site provides access to a number of UN legal publications including the UN Juridical Yearbook, Reports of International Arbitral Awards, Proceedings of Diplomatic Conferences, and the UNCITRAL Yearbook. A Global Search function is also available for searching across multiple publications.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

April 2014

Bureau of Justice Statistics

The mission of the BJS website is to collect, analyze, publish, and disseminate information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government. These data are critical to federal, state, and local policymakers in combating crime and ensuring that justice is both efficient and evenhanded.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

March 2014

The Supreme Court Database

The Supreme Court Database is the definitive source for researchers, students, journalists, and citizens interested in the U.S. Supreme Court. The Database contains over two hundred pieces of information about each case decided by the Court between the 1946 and 2012 terms.

Saturday, February 1, 2014

February 2014

Multilaterals Project

Although the project was initiated to improve public access to environmental agreements, the collection today also includes treaties in the fields of human rights, commerce and trade, laws of war and arms control, and other areas. Most of the texts date from 1945 or later, but the collection also includes historical texts, from the 1648 Treaty of Westphalia to the Covenant of the League of Nations.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

January 2014

Conflict of Laws .net
This site is officially associated with the Journal of Private International Law (J.Priv.Int.L.) The Journal of Private International Law is the first English-language journal devoted exclusively to Private International Law. It is an important forum for the sharing of information and ideas from legal systems around the world.

Sunday, December 1, 2013

December 2013

Legal Research Plus

This blog is maintained by a number of law librarians from Stanford Law School.  The site provides descriptions and links to legal research resources and news items that might be of interest to legal researchers.

Friday, November 1, 2013

November 2013

Law Deans on Legal Education Blog

This new blog is devoted to legal education from the perspective of law deans.  The intent behind the blog is to provide information, opinions and thoughts about a range of topics and issues related to legal education.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

October 2013

Texas Redistricting & Election Law
Updates about ongoing redistricting litigation in the Lone Star State and coverage of election law more generally. This website's goal is to try to make sure the redistricting process and litigation over voting law is as transparent and accessible as possible to the public.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

September 2013

Law Review Commons
The Law Review Commons brings together a growing collection of law reviews and legal journals in an easily browsable and searchable format. It contains both current issues and archival content spanning over 100 years. All Law Review Commons publications are made freely available online through their institutions’ bepress Digital Commons repositories.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

August 2013

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports
This regularly updated blog by respected University of Chicago Law Professor and Philosopher Brian Leiter, focuses on legal academia and the business of law schools.  Posts discuss topics as far ranging as law school ranking methodologies to the lateral hiring of law school faculty around the country.