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Dispute Resolution: Dispute Resolution

Gateway to resources for dispute resolution, particularly arbitration and mediation

Web Resources

Useful Databases or Research on Dispute Resolution

Kluwer Arbitration

Kluwer Arbitration is a useful international arbitration research resource. It contains commentary and an extensive collection of primary source materials. It provides access to legislation, conventions, bilateral investment treaties, bilateral trade agreements, New York convention decisions, rules, and news. The database is searchable and it is possible to browse the content by category or country.

Index to Legal Periodicals and Books

This bibliographic database provides citations of articles from legal periodicals and indexes law books. It covers all areas of jurisprudence, court decisions, legislation, and original scholarship. Data starts from 1981 to present.

Westlaw International

This is an online legal research service which provides a unique collection of legal and regulatory information by combining materials from renowned information providers such as Sweet & Maxwell, Carswell and West Group. The collection includes case law, legislation, law reviews, treaties, and directories.

LexisNexis Total Research System
Use this database for access to full-text magazines, newspapers, news wires, broadcast transcripts, legal reports from international sources and U.S. federal and state courts, laws and regulations, wide range of company directories and other government information. Includes access to Singapore Law Reports.

Social Science Research Network

The Social Science Research Network is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of  specialized research networks in each of the social sciences. Legal Scholarships Network

Getting the Deal Through

Getting the Deal Through is a database of law and regulation in 64 practice areas and more than 150 jurisdictions containing concise explanations to the most important legal and regulatory matters that arise in business deals and disputes worldwide.

Books on Dispute Resolution

An exhaustive list of titles on Dispute Resolution that are available from the SMU Libraries can be accessed here.

Dispute Resolution Centres within Universities in the United States

The use of electronic resources must comply with the Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources Policy and Singapore Management University Acceptable Use Policy