Subject: International Trade
China Trade Extra
China Trade Extra is the sister online news service to the Inside US Trade newsletter and World Trade Online. China Trade Extra brings you complete coverage of the latest news on U.S.-China trade relations and China's increasing presence in world trading markets.
Export Reference Library (BNA)
The Export Reference Library contains information relevant to getting materials and products to overseas markets. Country Profiles summarizes import and exchange controls, tariff systems, documentary requirements, standards and labeling regulations, and entry procedures for goods and travelers for over 200 countries. Trade Blocs provides summaries of regional trade blocs, including any common tariffs, customs procedures, and standards. U.S. Export Regulations and Controls summarizes updates to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations and provides links to the EAR database, the official text in the Federal Register, and other U.S. government regulations pertaining to exports. International Agreements provides full text of relevant international agreements.
Getting the Deal Through
This version of Getting the Deal Through, provided directly through the publisher, enhances access to this database of law and regulation in multiple jurisdictions. There is a unique interactive feature that consists of a unique content comparison tool to generate over 2 billion combinations of questions and answers across all jurisdictions in the database. This Q and A format is a three-step process: Select Practice Area,Select Jurisdiction(s),and then Select Question(s). Selecting Climate Regulation in Brazil and Japan, for example, operates to open a list of detailed questions on emissions regulations specifically. The result presents a description of the regulatory status in each compared jurisdiction and sites to the exact number of the law or regulation, or it may explicitly state that the particular area is not regulated in that jurisdiction. Alerts may be set up for continual updating on these precise areas of inquiry.
HeinOnline: U.S. International Trade Library
HeinOnline’s U.S. International Trade Library: A Current and Historical Archive is a collection that will bring together more than one million pages’ worth of content, including USITC Publications Archive, Legislative Histories, CFR & U.S. Code Title 15: Commerce and Foreign Trade, Notable Publications, Scholarly Articles, and much more. Plus a complete history of Section 337 Investigations will be added, which will be available exclusively in HeinOnline. For all HeinOnline modules, see main record for HeinOnline.
International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Commercial and Economic Law
In this database, "Commercial law" covers merchants’ status and obligations (such as bookkeeping), their bankruptcy, and their instruments for business. "Economic law" deals with state intervention in economic activities and includes law of establishment, law of competition, and state regulation of conditions of commercial transactions.
Kluwer Competition Law
Kluwer Competition Law is a fully searchable database of primary source material, commentary, and analysis of EU competition law. Includes e-Competitions, published by the Institute of Competition Law, a weekly bulletin on national competition laws and regulations and on the implementation of EU competition law by member states. Also included are press releases, decisions and key documents from the European Commission (DG Competition) and the European Court of Justice. Kluwer Merger Check is an online tool that enables you to determine whether a contemplated transaction (merger, acquisition or joint venture) meets the thresholds for notification under the concentration control regimes of one or more jurisdictions.
Kluwer Law Online Journals
Georgetown has electronic access to selected Kluwer Law International journals. These titles are listed below. NOTE: THE LIBRARY DOES NOT SUBSCRIBE TO ALL TITLES THAT ARE LISTED ON THE KLUWER SITE; WE CAN ACCESS ONLY THOSE TITLES THAT ARE LISTED BELOW. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE KLI DATABASE, OR USE THE LINKS BELOW TO CONNECT DIRECTLY TO INDIVIDUAL TITLES.
Kluwer Law Online Looseleafs
Georgetown Law has subscribed electronic access to the following Kluwer Law Online looseleafs: 1) Company and business legislation of the Netherlands, 2) Comparative law of monopolies, 3) Corporate acquisitions and mergers, 4) European environmental law, 5) Guide to international transfer pricing, 6) International encyclopedia of agency and distribution agreement, 7) International product law manual, 8) International trust law and analysis, 9) Investment disputes under NAFTA: an annotated guide to NAFTA chapter 11 , 10) Montreal convention, and 11) International business transactions : commentary, forms and documents, including Word-processing software.
Law Business Research Journals
Law Business Research Ltd publishes research, analysis and reporting on international business law and the business of international law. The Law Library subscribes to Global Arbitration Review, The European and Middle Eastern Arbitration Review, The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review, The Arbitration Review of the Americas, GAR:100, and The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration.
ProQuest European Business
PQ European Business covers the latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune, European Business Journal, and many more. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.
TradeLawGuide is a search engine that searches across PDF files of official awards, decisions, and other WTO documents and “notes up” (“shepardizes” ) by tracking how subsequent WTO reports, awards and decisions have considered specific passages in WTO jurisprudence. This international trade regulation database features a citator that collects all jurisprudence under a treaty provision for the WTO system.
World Trade Online
World Trade Online provides immediate access to the latest in trade news. It includes each day's complete issue of Inside U.S. Trade, plus retrospective coverage going back to 1993. Also available: News from Around the World and exclusive special reports.
WorldTradeLaw.net provides detailed summaries and commentaries on WTO Panel and Appellate Body Reports. Each document provides a basic summary of the panel's or Appellate Body's legal findings and conclusions, a timeline, references to other reports and materials, and expert analysis on many of the key issues in the report. There is also access to the full text of the Panel and Appellate Reports. See Dispute Settlement Commentary Subscriber Log-in Area to access the commentaries.
Frequently Used Databases
- Academic Search Premier
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- Cambridge Core - Books & Journals
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- E-Journal Finder
- Google Scholar
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- Oxford Journals
- ProQuest Congressional
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- RIA Checkpoint
- Westlaw / TWEN