ChinaLawInfo is a full text database of English translations of primary law and selected cases of the People’s Republic of China (“PRC”), with English language legal news, and certain other PRC secondary sources in English. It includes the full text of all PRC basic laws adopted from 1949-present; all PRC administrative regulations promulgated from 1949-present; selected judicial decisions of the Supreme People’s Court from 1993-present; selected PRC judicial interpretations of laws and regulations from 1950-present; selected PRC administrative rules and orders from 1950-present; selected local regulations and rules from 1950-present; selected PRC tax treaties; documents relating to the PRC’s accession to the WTO; and policy statements (“White Papers”) issued by the State Council of the PRC from 1991-present. The gazettes and law journals databases have the table of contents of official gazettes and some Chinese legal journals.
Westlaw China is a comprehensive Chinese legal information database built for Western practitioners. Information is available in both English and Chinese. The database incorporates many of the features of Westlaw.com which is familiar to both practitioners and scholars in the United States (headnotes, status icons, etc.). This database provides access to statutory, regulatory and case law materials in the PRC and Hong Kong by keyword and by legal topic. You can also access journals, articles and books through this portal.