Thursday, 21 June 2012
The library has newly subscribed to the database Manupatra. Manupatra is an Indian legal database of cases and legislation as well as information and materials on a variety of subjects.
The sub-databases which we have subscribed to are: Supreme Court, High Courts and Other Courts, Tribunals and Commissions, International Database, Business Policy, Corporate Law and Taxation, Notifications and Circulars, Bare Acts (Statutes)/ Rules and Regulations, Committee Reports/Court Fees, Forms, Miscellaneous, Manupatra e-books, Articles.
For cases, it consists of the Supreme Court of India judgments from 1950 onwards, the High Court judgments of all States (dates vary), judgments from Tribunals and Commissions (dates vary) and selected judgments the Federal Court of India and Privy Council from the period before 1950.
For legislation, it consists of the Central Bare Acts (including amendments from 1878 onwards), Rules, Regulations, Schemes and Orders, and Bare Acts relating to various States.
You can access Manupatra at the Law Database List http://lib.cuhk.edu.hk/Common/DataForm/DataForm.jsp?DFid=9&SubjectId=31&Charset=iso-8859-1
Friday, 15 June 2012
The Library has recently added the Dui Hua Human Rights Journal in our online catalogue. The Dui Hua Human Rights Journal is a blog offered by the Dui Hua Foundation. It consists of commentary, analysis, and translations about human rights and rule of law in China.