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Law Research Bookmarks

Freely available web sites for legal research compiled by the librarians at the UMKC Law Library



PRC Govt. Home  People's Republic of China website containing information on China today, China factfile, business and services. 

Supreme Court   The Supreme People's Court of the Peoples Republic of China provides information on grand justices, judicial system, and laws and regulations.

Ministry of Commerce  

China Law-Law Lib.Cong. This website contains a guide to China law, including their constitution, branches of government, legal guides and general sources.  

China Law-Findlaw This is FindLaw's collection of International Law articles, part of the Corporate Counsel Center Law Library.

China Law-GlobaLex    This website provides information on finding Chinese Law on the internet, including the Chinese legal system, major Chinese or bilingual online resources, and search strategies. 

Hong Kong Judiciary   The Judiciary maintains an independent and effective judicial system which upholds the rule of law, safeguards the rights and freedoms of the individual, and commands confidence within and outside Hong Kong.  This website is the most frequently used channel through which the judiciary communicates with the community. Here you have ready access to a wealth of information, their services for court users, and the latest news and developments. Convenient links also connect you to their current major initiatives, such as the civil justice reform, promotion of mediation and the services provided by our Resource Centre for Unrepresented Litigants.

Hong Kong Law Info  Bilingual Law Information System is an electronic database of the legislation of Hong Kong.  It provides bilingual texts of ordinances and subsidary legislation in force on or after June 30th, 1997.

 Hong Kong Legal Info Inst.  Hong Kong Legal Information Institute (HKLII) is a free, independent, non-profit Internet facility providing the public with legal 

information relating to Hong Kong, including ordinances, regulations, constituitonal instruments, and historical laws.

Taiwan Law-Law Lib.Cong. This website is a guide to Taiwanese Law from the Library of Congress, including legal guides and governmental information.