Japanese Law Translation

by on June 10, 2009 11:55 am
[cross-posted on LegalResearchPlus] By Sergio Stone Japan’s Ministry of Justice has a new Website that offers official English translations of thousands of Japanese statutes and regulations. The site provides bilingual versions of the laws and regulations. It also includes lexicographic notes explaining the translation of difficult terms. Here is an example of Article 1 of the… Read more Japanese Law Translation

Featured Book

by on June 1, 2009 8:41 am
Going to Extremes : How Like Minds Unite and Divide / by Cass R. Sunstein. Published by Oxford University Press in 2009. Shelved at HN90.R3 S48 2009 Sunnstein explains the inexplicable–how seemingly rational decent people can become sadistic prison guards, for example–using an experiment done here at Stanford (see Zimbardo’s The Lucifer Effect, in the library at… Read more Featured Book

Submission Guide for Online Law Review Supplements

by on May 28, 2009 4:43 pm
[cross-posted on LegalResearchPlus] Students and others who wish to publish in Sidebar, Unbound, First Impressions, CONNtemplations, PENNumba, Yale Law Journal Pocket Part, and several other online law review supplements, will find this new 7-page submission guide to be extremely helpful.  It lists the types of submissions accepted, from whom submissions are accepted, how to submit, and… Read more Submission Guide for Online Law Review Supplements