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McKendrick: Contract Law 5e

Web links

Statutes and cases

Links to Statutes

OPSI web site for statutes and statutory instruments from 1987 onwards www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/about_legislation.htm

Links to Cases

Eurolaw website: Euro Lex web site for EU law eur-lex.europa.eu/en/index.htm

Supreme Court: for decided case in the Supreme Court as well as a link to House of Lords judgments since 14th November 1996 www.supremecourt.gov.uk/decided-cases/

BAILII website: provides access to over 34 databases and around 475,000 searchable documents. Includes Court of Appeal and High Court decisions from 1996 onwards www.bailii.org

The Daily Law Notes: a free 24 hour service bringing the most important updates from the House of Lords, the Privy Council, the Court of Appeal and all divisions of the High Court. Reports of cases are summarised and are not the full text which will appear later in the Weekly Law Reports or elsewhere. But the site may be useful for key aspects of a judgment immediately after it is handed down cases.iclr.co.uk/Subscr/Search.aspx

Other useful case sites

Students at many universities are able to sign up for an Athens account which will enable them to view many online case databases for free. Ask your university library service for details. Sites covered include:

Academic Quickfind: the academic interface of Lexis Professional web.lexis-nexis.co.uk/lnedemo/academic

Westlaw: database of cases, statutes, articles and more www.westlaw.co.uk

Justis databases: covers Statutes, Statutory Instruments and cases from the Weekly Law Reports, Times Law Reports, Lloyds Law Reports, Common Market Law Reports, and others www.justis.com

Butterworths Direct: access to All England Direct www.lexisnexis.co.uk/lawcampus

Other online legal resources

Law Commission: Annual Reports, Consultation Papers, Reports, Law under Review www.lawcom.gov.uk

Bills currently before Parliament: www.parliament.the-stationery-office.co.uk/pa/pabills.htm

Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations: Covers over 7000 abbreviations for English language legal publications from the UK and Commonwealth www.legalabbrevs.cardiff.ac.u