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    - Dalloz

    French law


    • Administrative law, business, civil, real estate, criminal, French social 
    • 60 Codes annotated or commented 
    • 1,500,000 judicial decisions 
    • Encyclopedia: 12 directories, more than 2000 items 
    • 20 journals (AJDA, Dalloz, RTD civ. Etc ...) full text 
    • 15 items 
    • 3 forms containing more than 1100 models act (civil, criminal and commercial) 
    • Acts being codified and uncodified 

    Coverage 23 years  Online Help / Research Guide 
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  • Kluwer Arbitration

    - Wolters Kluwer

    International arbitration


    Access to a valuable online collection of arbitration related material:

    • Information for 200 jurisdictions
    • Access to over 230+ books and eleven journals (including the full ICCA Yearbook and Congress Book Series)
    • Commentary from 4800+ authors and expert practitioners
    • Over 2,250 arbitral awards
    • Rules for more than 200 major institutions
    • 10,000 court decisions
    • The text of almost 500 arbitration laws and over 2,250 Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs)

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    - Lamy

    Official documentation of French and European Legislation 

    Doctrines, magazines , forms, official funds , state aid

    Subject areas
    Labor law, tax law, civil law , criminal law and procedure , business law , law of the intangible , real estate , local authorities and associations, environment and product regulation , transport and specialized duties.
    Official resources :

    • Jurisprudence française et européenne Conseil constitutionnel from 1958
    • Tribunal des conflits from 1964
    • Conseil d’Etat from 1984
    • Cour d’Appel from 1982
    • Cour de Justice des Communautés Européennes from 1954
    • Cour Européenne des Droits de l’Homme from 1960 etc…)
    • Autorités administratives (CNIL from 1979,  AMF from 1989, CSA from 1989 etct…)
    • Modes alternatifs de règlement des conflits (Association pour le Nommage Internet en Coopération (FNIC) from 2011
    • Législation et règlementation françaises JO from 1955
    • 86 Codes, (variable selon les codes)
    • Bulletin des conventions collectives, (variable)
    • Réponses ministérielles from 1970
    • Bulletins Officiels (variable)
    • Textes communautaires et internationaux JO de l’Union Européenne from 1952
    • Traités et accords from 1539
    • Conventions fiscales et internationales from 1936

    Lamy funds and connections

    • 70 books in the fields of labor law, tax law, civil law , criminal law and procedure , business law , law of immaterial property law , local authorities and associations, environment and product regulation , transport and specialized duties.
    • 20 journal titles including Lamy ( Business Law and Competition Law ) , Quality Option , Cahiers du HRD, Environmental Law Bulletin, etc ...

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  • Legifrance

    - French Government

    Site for public broadcasting of French law

    Contents - Official Journal - Collective Agreements - Decisions of the Courts and Tribunals - Decisions of the National Commission on Informatics and Liberties (CNIL) - Standards issued by the European institutions - International Treaties and Agreements - French Constitution - Current version and earlier legislative and regulatory texts 
    Information regarding the update of content 
    Online Help / Research Guide 
    Access Site free access

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  • Lexis360 (Jurisclasseur)

    - LexisNexis

    French law

    Jurisprudence and legislation of French law. Legal information.

    • 86 official codes , 42000 laws and consolidated regulations, European regulations and 600 consolidated directives 
    • 2,000,000 judicial decisions (judgments made ​​available by the Supreme Court , courts of appeal , the State Council , the Court of Justice of the European Union, the General Court , the European Court of law of the man etc
    • Constitutional Council judgements since 1958
    • The Official Gazette, Acts and Decrees
    • European Source of Treaties , Law ( Official Journal of the European Union ) , Law
    • Encyclopedias : More than 60 collections , nearly 360 volumes JurisClasseur
    • 28 journals, 5 editions of The Legal Week ( JCPG , JCPE , JCPA , JCPS  )
    • Official Bulletins
    • 330 Collective Agreements
    • 180 references

    40 years of cases

    Official Journal
    From 1 January 1990: order , laws, decrees , orders, circulars , personal actions , decisions and deliberations from institutions or courtsFrom 1 January 2002, notices and communications

    Video tutorials / Online Help

    Technical infos

    You have to create a LexisNexis account to access to this database:

    • Click on "Se connecter"
    • Click on "Créer un profil maintenant"
    • Follow the procedure. Use your HEC mail address.

    If you already create an account:

    • Click on "Se connecter"
    • Enter your HEC mail address and your password.

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  • Navis

    - Francis Lefebvre Editions

    French Law

    Resources on French business law, tax law, social law and accounting.
    Gives access to Francis Lefebvre's Mementos, legal periodicals and codes.


    • Mementos : current and previous years
    • Journals : Depends journals (Feuillet Rapide Fiscal Social from 2002, Bulletin Fiscal from 2002 etc)
    • Revues de Jurisprudence (Bulletin de Conclusion Fiscale from 2001, Revue de Jurisprudence Fiscale from 1975)

    Access On-site and distance 

    • At your first login, enter the username of your choice and click "Submit" 
    • Fill out the form 
    • For your following connections: Enter your username and click "Submit"
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  • Service-Public

    - La Documentation Française (French Documentation)

    French legal formalities for individuals, professionals and associations

    Contents - Information on the legal formalities to associations and individual professionals. - Includes access to the Service-Public SME portal, that provides information on business development and administrative procedures. 
    Access Site free access

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  • Westlaw World Journals and Law Reviews

    - Westlaw International

    European law journals

    Features over 1000 international bar journals and law reviews from across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and North America such as The Journal of Business Law, Columbia Law Review, Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal and European Law Review.
    The database contains articles, notes, symposium contribution and other materials from the available periodicals.
    Coverage varies by publication.
    Full coverage for some law review does not begin until 1994 (Prior to this date, coverage was limited to selected works).

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