United Kingdom

United Kingdom

CASES

Case analysis documents provide all the details you need including, Where Reported, Related & Significant Cases and All Cases Cited, Case Digest and Appellate History.

  • Over 400,000 full-text case reports and transcripts. Digests of all UK cases back through 1865
  • Case Law from the ICLR, Weekly Law Reports, Industrial Law Reports, English Reports, Session Cases from the SCLR, and Sweet & Maxwell Law Reports
  • Case reports matching provides citations, case analysis with digests, official transcripts and alternative case reports for all key law series that are not available on Westlaw UK, including the All England Law Report Series
  • Full-text transcripts covering the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal, plus selected High Court and Tribunal judgments back to 1999
  • Official transcripts of all UK cases are available from 1999, with over 6,000 added every year
  • Extempore Judgments added within 24 hours including Court of Appeal (Civil & Criminal Division), Queens Bench Division, Chancery Division, Commercial, Divisional and Administrative Courts
  • Display cases as flow charts by using our Graphical History View, illustrating its journey through the courts to help bring clarity to complex cases

LEGISLATION

Provides consolidated primary and secondary legislative coverage for the UK, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland and gives instant access to historic and prospective versions of all primary and secondary legislation, providing you with the ability to conduct research at any point in time.

  • United Kingdom - Public and General Acts, Local Acts, Statutory Instruments, Statutory Rules and Orders, Church Assembly and General Synod Measures
  • Scotland - Scottish Acts, Scottish Statutory Instruments, UK Legislation for Scotland
  • Wales - Measures of the National Assembly for Wales, UK Legislation for Wales
  • Northern Ireland - Acts of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Northern Ireland Statutory Rules, Northern Ireland Orders in Council, UK Legislation for Northern Ireland
  • Legislation analysis documents with links to legislation applying, disapplying or referring to the provision, cases citing it, and journal articles relating to it
  • Table of Amendments display the life story of a provision with all previous, current and future versions presented, eliminating the need for cross-referencing
  • New acts published the same day they come into force and legislation status icons let you see whether that provision is in force, partially, or not yet in force.

COMMENTARY

Containing an enviable and constantly growing collection of authoritative analytical commentary texts, including the most trusted UK titles covering various practice areas such as civil procedure, company law, criminal law, intellectual property, ADR and more:

Common Law Library:

  • Arlidge, Eady & Smith on Contempt
  • Benjamin's Sale of Goods
  • Bowstead & Reynolds on Agency
  • Bullen & Leake & Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings
  • Charlesworth & Percy on Negligence
  • Chitty on Contracts
  • Clerk & Lindsell on Torts
  • Dicey, Morris & Collins on the Conflict of Laws
  • Gatley on Libel and Slander
  • Goff & Jones The Law of Unjust Enrichment
  • Jackson & Powell on Professional Liability
  • McGregor on Damages
  • Phipson on Evidence

 

Key Practitioner Works:

  • Archbold Criminal Pleading Evidence and Practice 
  • Arlidge and Parry on Fraud 
  • Building Contract Disputes
  • CIPA Guide to the Patents Acts 
  • Copinger and Skone James on Copyright 
  • Corporate Criminal Liability
  • Costs & Funding following the Civil Justice Reforms: Questions & Answers
  • Current Sentencing Practice
  • De Smith's Judicial Review
  • Employment Precedents & Company Policy Documents
  • IDS Employment Law Cases (up to May 2017)
  • IDS Employment Law Handbooks
  • Keating on Construction Contracts
  • Kerly's Law of Trade Marks and Trade Names
  • Lewin on Trusts
  • Megarry & Wade: The Law of Real Property
  • Palmer's Company Law
  • Privilege
  • Redfern & Hunter: Law and Practice of International Commercial Arbitration
  • Renton and Brown Criminal Procedure 
  • Renton and Brown Criminal Procedure Legislation
  • Rook & Ward on Sexual Offences Law & Practice
  • Sealy & Milman: Annotated Guide to the Insolvency Legislation
  • Sentencing Referencer 
  • Terrell on the Law of Patents
  • The Law of Personal Property
  • Totty, Moss & Segal: Insolvency
  • White Book
  • Woodfall: Landlord and Tenant

And many more!

JOURNALS

Journal articles relating to a case or statute are cited in our analysis documents and search functionality allows you to search across our legal journals simultaneously. Full Text Journals from:

  • Sweet & Maxwell
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Bloomsbury Professional
  • Emerald Insight
  • Oxford University Press

Plus, Journals Indexing from the Financial Journals Index and the Legal Journals Index.

CURRENT AWARENESS

Stay up to date with what's happening in the law by either creating your own alerts or choose from over 100 preselected subject areas updated every day. Coverage includes:

  • Cases -  Key case transcripts, newspaper citations, notes, practice directions and EU decisions. Abstracts of all CFI and
  • ECJ cases are also loaded within 24 hours of their appearance on Curia
  • Legislation - All legislation listed in the TSO's Daily List each working day. All national Acts, SIs, SSIs SRs and Bills are covered, with Bill progress added to the database on a daily basis
  • Journals - Details of selected Legal Journals Index articles updated throughout the day