Caribbean Law Links

Anguilla:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Government of Anguilla
    [Official Website of the Government of Anguilla]

Legislation:

  1. Financial Services Legislation
    [You can either view the legislation on the web or download a zip file containing all the legislation]
  2. The Anguilla Financial Services Legislation: Analysis and Comment
    [Details regarding text by Alan Ransom analysing Anguilla's Financial Services Legislation]
  3. Offshore Laws of Anguilla
    [Alternative sources of Anguilla's Financial Services Legislation published by Offshore Information Services Ltd]
  4. Labour Laws
    [Search NATLEX, a database maintained by the International Labour Organisation)]

[Life Offshore Group offers an Offshore Legislation Packet for Anguilla for US$35.95. Purchases may be made from their Order Page]

Packet includes:

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions (BAILII)
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]
  2. Privy Council Decisions (Privy Council Office: Judicial Committee)
    [Judgments for 1999 and 2000 and Key Judgments before 1999]

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Attorney-General's Chambers
    [Contact details of officers]
  2. List of Anguilla Law Firms
  3. Caribbean Juris Chambers
  4. Harney Westwood & Riegels
  5. Keithley FT Lake & Associates
  6. Mitchell's Chambers
    [Now amalgamated with the firm of Webster & Dyrud to form Webster Dyrud Mitchell]
  7. Webster Dyrud Mitchell
  8. Wigley's Chambers

General:

  1. ACORN (Anguilla's Commercial Online Registration Network)
    [Official Information relating to Anguilla's Financial Services Industry]
  2. KPMG Anguilla Corporate Services LLC

Legal Articles:

  1. Don Mitchell QC, Anguilla as an Offshore Financial Center
    [Note that there have been changes to the law since this article was written]
  2. Anguilla Introduces New Financial Services Legislation, by Lisa Ugur, Tax-news.com, London 27th September 2000
  3. Anguilla Tax News

Antigua and Barbuda:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Antigua and Barbuda 1981

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Antigua - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Baughman v The Queen (Antigua and Barbuda) [2000] UKPC 20 (25 May 2000)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Forbes & Associates
  2. Company Management (Antigua) Limited
  3. Roberts & Co Law Firm; Roberts & Co
  4. Richards & Associates

General:

  1. Antigua Management &Trust Ltd and AMT Management Ltd
  2. Accord Insurance Company Ltd
  3. Caribbean Bank of Commerce Ltd
  4. Company Management (Antigua) Limited
  5. KPMG Peat Marwick
  6. Maritime International Ltd
  7. Antigua and Barbuda - Investing in Paradise
    [Antigua and Barbuda High Commission- London]
  8. Antigua and Barbuda signs the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

Bahamas:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. The Government of the Bahamas

Legislation:

  1. Bahamas Constitution 1973
  2. Parliamentary Elections Act 1992

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]
Thomas Reckley v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and others (Petition for a stay of execution) (13 June 1995)

Thomas Reckley (No 2) v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and others (Petition for a stay of execution) (5 February 1996)

Dwight Lamott Henfield v The Attorney General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas (Appeal No 26 of 1996) and Ricardo Farrington v The Attorney General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas (Appeal No 37 of 1996) (14 October 1996)

Trevor Nathaniel Fisher v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and Others (Appeal No 53 of 1997) (16 December 1997)

Trevor Nathaniel Fisher v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and Others (Appeal No 35 of 1998) (5 October 1998)

Bahamas District of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas and Others v The Hon Vernon J Symonette MP and 7 Others (Bahamas) [2000] UKPC 31 (26 July 2000)

Henfieldv The Attorney General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas; Ricardo Farringtonv The Attorney General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas (Bahamas) [1996] UKPC 4 (14 October 1996)

Higgs and David Mitchell v The Minister of National Security and Others (Bahamas) [1999] UKPC 55 (14 December 1999)

Fisher v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and Others (Bahamas) [1997] UKPC 1 (16 December 1997)

Charron v Government of the United States of America (Bahamas) [2000] UKPC 26 (26 June 2000)

Reckley v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and others (Bahamas) [1995] UKPC 2 (13 June 1995)

Reckley (No 2) v The Minister of Public Safety and Immigration and others (Bahamas) [1996] UKPC 1 (5 February 1996)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Callenders & Co
  2. Harry B Sands & Company
  3. Jerome E Pyfrom and Co

Legal Articles:

  1. Bahamas Human Rights Practices 1995 (US State Department)

General:

  1. Bahamas Law and Financial Services Review

  2. The International Investor
    [Information and Links to Resources for investors seeking to use The Bahamas as a hub for their global investments]

  3. Official Site of the Government of The Bahamas

  4. Bahamas Maritime Authority

  5. FY2001 Country Commercial Guide - Bahamas (US State Department)

  6. Eberhard Investments Limited - Grand Bahamas

  7. Alliance Investment Management Ltd

  8. Axxess International

  9. Bahamas Incorporation Services Limited

  10. Britannia Assurance Internacionale Inc

  11. Cabin Traders Management Ltd

  12. Capeen Management Services Ltd

  13. Bahamas Tax News

Barbados:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Barbados Parliament
  2. Government of Barbados Information Network
  3. Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade
  4. Office of Director of Public Prosecutions

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Barbados
    http://barbados.org/constitution.htm
    (Site 2)
  2. http://www.constitution.org/cons/barbados.htm (Site 3)
  3. Copyright and Neighboring Rights Act 1998 (No 4 of 1998)

  4. List of the Laws of Barbados for 1992 (Acts 1-35)

  5. Indexes to the International Financial Services Legislation of Barbados, Prepared by Sir Douglas Lynch, KA, CMG, QC
    [Contents of Indexes: International Business Companies Act (Cap 77); Barbados Foreign Sales Corporation Act (Cap 59C); Shipping Incentives Act (Cap 90A); Exempt Insurance Act (Cap 308A); Off-shore Banking Act (Cap 325); International Trusts Act 1995-14; Societies With Restricted Liability Act 1995-7]

Treaties:

  1. Canada - Barbados (Bilateral Investment Treaty - BITS) Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Barbados for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments, 29 May 1996
  2. Venezuela - Barbados (Bilateral Investment Treaty - BITS) Acuerdo entre el Gobierno de la República de Venezuela y el Gobierno de Barbados para la Promoción y Protección de Inversiones, 15 de julio de 1994. [Agreement with Venezuela]
  3. United Kingdom - Barbados Double Taxation Agreement (26 March 1970 amended by Protocol of 18 September 1973)  

  4. Barbados - Switzerland (Double Taxation Agreement)

  5. Barbados - Sweden (Double Taxation Agreement)

  6. Barbados - Finland (Double Taxation Agreement)

  7. Barbados - Canada (Double Taxation Agreement)

  8. Norway - Barbados (Double Taxation Agreement)

  9. Barbados - United Kingdom (UK) (Double Taxation Agreement)
  10. Barbados - United States (USA) (Double Taxation Agreement)
  11. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  12. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  13. Patent Cooperation Treaty (Washington, 1970)
  14. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886 (2 October 1979)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

James v The Queen Barbados [1999] UKPC 14 (22 March 1999)

Henry v Mount Gay Distilleries Limited (Barbados) [1999] UKPC 34 (21 July 1999)

Lawyers, Law Firms and Legal Institutions:

  1. Clarke & Co
  2. Lex Caribbean
  3. Thompson and Patterson
  4. Legal Services
  5. Legal Services
  6. Trevor A Carmichael
    Chancery Chambers
    Chancery House
    High Street
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

  7. David King & Co
    First Floor, Trident House
    Broad Street
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

  8. Hamish G McClurg
    Highland Chambers
    PO Box 182
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

  9. Cottle, Catford & Co
    17 High Street
    PO Box 63
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

  10. George Wilton Payne & Co
    Suite 205-207
    Dowell House
    Corner Roebuck & Palmetto Streets
    Bridgetown
    Barbados
  11. Barry LV Gale
    Blades & Williams Building
    Tweedside Road
    St Michael
    Barbados

  12. Clarke & Co
    Parker House
    Wildey Business Park
    Wildey Road
    St Michael
    Barbados

  13. Fitzwilliam, Stone & Alcazar
    Lucas Street
    PO Box 685C
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

  14. Hanschell & Company
    Croton Court
    Corner of Pine & Belmont Roads
    Belleville
    St Michael
    Barbados

  15. Yearwood & Boyce
    14 James Street
    PO Box 48
    Bridgetown
    Barbados

Legal Articles:

  1. Drug Offences - Elements of Crimes (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  2. Gender Discrimination in the Criminal Justice System of Barbados (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  3. Investigations and Prosecutions of White Collar Crime (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  4. Money Laundering (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  5. Prosecutorial Discretion (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  6. Role of the Judge in criminal trials, The (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  7. Sentencing Principles (by Charles Leacock LLM (Lond), Director of Public Prosecutions)
  8. Barbados Tax News

General:

  1. Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  2. FY2001 Country Commercial Guide - Barbados (US State Department)
  3. Investing in Barbados
    [Information prepared by KPMG Barbados for the benefit of persons seeking to establish a business there]
  4. Barbados Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 1997 (US Department of State)
  5. Tax Treaties
  6. CIA - The World Factbook (Barbados)
  7. David Berry's Internet Sites
  8. David Berry's Caribbean Treaty Materials
  9. "Establishment of Enterprise" in International Business and Investment Guide (Center for International Legal Studies, Dennis Campbell (ed)

Belize:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Government of Belize
    [Official site of the Government of Belize]
  2. Ministry of Finance and Foreign Affairs
  3. Office of the Prime Minister
  4. How we are governed
    [Basic information about the machinery of Government and a general introduction to the Constitution of Belize]
  5. Attorney General's Ministry and Ministry of Information
    [Includes description of courts]

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Belize 1981
  2. Representation of the People Ordinance
  3. Commercial Free Zone Regulations 1995
  4. Export Processing Zone Regulations 1992
  5. Gaming Control (General Regulations of Licensed Gaming Premises) Regulations 1999
  6. Gaming Control Act
  7. Commercial Free Zone Act 1994
  8. Fiscal Incentives Act
  9. International Business Companies Act
  10. Trust Act
  11. Offshore Banking Act 1996
  12. Retired Persons Incentives Act
  13. NATLEX (International Labour Organisation)
    [Labour Law]

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  3. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886 (2 October 1979)

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Belize - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Tillet v The Queen (Belize) [1999] UKPC 29 (28 June 1999)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

General:

  1. Belize Investment Guide
    [Published by the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI)]
  2. Deloitte & Touche
  3. KPMG Corporate Services Ltd

Legal Articles:

  1. The Law Lords: Is time running out for reform?
  2. "Delivering Justice": A three year plan of action for Improving the Administration of Justice in Belize
  3. "Bench and Bar in the New Millennium" Opening Address
  4. "International Adoption in Belize" US State Department, Bureau of Consular Affairs
  5. Maya Aboriginal Land and Resource Rights and the Conflict Over Logging in Southern Belize" by S James Anaya
  6. The Judges'  Rules
    [A police guide to interviewing persons in custody]

  7. Justice of the Peace Manual (5th ed, 1999)
    [This Manual is dedicated to all Justices of the Peace in Belize, both past and present, and to the dedicated men and women who operate the Belizean system of justice with integrity and impartiality, without fear or favour, affection or ill will]

  8. A Brief History of Justices of the Peace in Belize, by G Rodwell Hulse

  9. How we are Governed
    [Basic information about the machinery of Government as well as a general introduction to the Constitution of Belize]

Bermuda:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

  1. Extracts of The Bermuda Constitution Order
  2. Labour Law: NATLEX (International Labour Organisation) Entries are listed under United Kingdom
  3. Bermuda Chamber of Commerce Bill 1999
  4. Proposed new legislation for Commission for Unity and Racial Equality (CURE)
  5. Laws Relating to Financial Services in Bermuda

The Revised Laws of Bermuda (11 loose-leaf volumes plus complimentary CD) published in 1993 are obtainable from Legal Library Services Ltd, Stationers Hall, 89 Sherborne Road, Yeovil, Somerset, England BA21 4HE; Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 420807; Facsimile: +44 (0) 1935 472267; DX 100519 Yeovil; Email: general@legal-library.co.uk.

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  3. UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (1985)

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Bermuda - US (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Grape Bay Limited v Attorney General Bermuda [1999] UKPC 46 (28 October 1999)

Smith v The Queen (Bermuda) [2000] UKPC 5 (28 February 2000)

Furbert and Sheldon Eugenio Franks v The Queen (Bermuda) [2000] UKPC 10 (23 March 2000)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Appleby, Spurling & Kempe

Legal Articles:

  1. "Recent developments in Bermuda's financial services legislation and regulatory structure"
    [Article for International Chief Financial Officers and Fund Managers Reference Book 1999/2000 by Cheryl-Ann Lister CFA MBA Chairman]
  2. "Bermuda as a jurisdiction of choice"
    [Article for January 2000 edition of Business Network magazine by Cheryl-Ann Lister CFA MBA Chairman]
  3. "Bermuda's Anti-Money Laundering Regime"
    [Article for The Chartered Institute of Bankers Reference Book and Diary 2000 by Cheryl Ann Lister CFA MBA Chairman]
  4. Money Laundering
    11/22/99
    [An Explanation of the Recent Amendments to the Bermuda Proceeds of Crime Act and the USA-Bermuda Tax Convention Act]
  5. Companies Amendment Act 2000
    8/16/00
    [The Companies Amendment Act 2000 (the "Amendment Act") came into force on 11 August, 2000. It amends provisions of the Companies Act 1981 (the "Act"), the legislative foundation of international business in Bermuda]
  6. Bermuda's Digital Revolution
    6/19/00
    [Bermuda’s reputation as a first class offshore jurisdiction along with the timely enactment of its Electronic Transactions Act 1999]

General:

  1. Bermuda Inc
    [Doing business in Bermuda]
  2. Corpnet.bm
  3. First Atlantic Commerce Ltd
  4. Waterstreet Corporate Services
  5. Bermuda Tax News

Cayman Islands:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Cayman Islands Government

Legislation:

  1. International Tax Planning Association
  2. http://www.webcom.com/~offshore/index.html

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Deloitte & Touche AG v Christopher D Johnson and Another (Cayman Islands) [1999] UKPC 26 (10 June 1999)

Attorney General of the Caymen Islands and Others v Even Wahr-Hansen (Caymen Islands) [2000] UKPC 25 (26 June 2000) 

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Boxalls
  2. Myers and Alberga
  3. Caylaw Corporate Services 

General:

  1. Bodden Corporate Services
  2. Truman Bodden & Co
  3. Orren Merren & Company
  4. Cayman Web World
  5. Fiduciary Trust (Cayman) Limited
  6. Global Private Management Trust
  7. Cayman Islands Information
  8. Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX)

Legal Articles:

  1. Cayman Islands Tax News

Dominica:

Government Departments and Institutions:

International Business Unit of the Ministry of Finance in the Commonwealth of Dominica

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Dominica 1978
  2. House of Assembly (Elections) Act
  3. House of Assembly (Elections) Regulations (subsidiary legislation)
  4. Registration of Electors Act
  5. Registration of Electors Regulations (subsidiary legislation)
  6. Offshore Banking Act 1996 (Act 8, 1996)
  7. Offshore Banking (Amendment) Act 1997 (Act 2, 1997)
  8. Offshore Banking (Fees) Regulations 1996 (SI 58, 1996)
  9. International Business Companies Act 1996 (Act 10, 1996)
  10. International Business Companies Act Amendment (Act 3, 1997)
  11. International Business Companies Act Amendment (Act 15, 1997)
  12. Exempt Insurance Act 1997 (Act 14, 1997)
  13. International Exempt Trust Act (Act 10, 1997)

Treaties:

  1. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. List of Attorneys
  2. Alick C Lawrence
  3. Lennox Lawrence
  4. Cecily Lees
  5. Don Christopher
  6. Bruney's Law Offices

General:

  1. International Business Unit of the Commonwealth of Dominica's Ministry of Finance
  2. Caribbean Offshore Services Corporation
  3. Official Website of the Commonwealth of Dominica

Legal Articles:

Grenada:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

  1. Grenada Constitution 1973
  2. Election Law 1958

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Treaties:

  1. Treaty between the United States of America and Grenada Concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment, 2 May 1986
  2. Patent Cooperation Treaty (Washington, 1970)
  3. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886, October 2, 1979

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Grenada - US (Double Taxation Agreement)
  2. Grenada - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. JA Seales & Co
  2. Anselm Clouden's Law Office

General:

Legal Articles:

  1. Grenada Tax News

Guyana:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Guyana Constitution Reform Commission

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Guyana
    [1980 Constitution with amendments up to 1995]

Treaties:

  1. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886, October 2, 1979

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Guyana - Canada (Double Taxation Agreement)
  2. Guyana - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)
  3. Guyana - US (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]
  2. Judgments

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Guyana Bar Association

  2. List of Some Lawyers

  3. Hughes, Fields & Stoby

General:

  1. http://www.sdnp.org.gy/minfor/

  2. http://www.guyana.org/

Legal Articles:

  1. US Department of State, 1999 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (Guyana)

  2. "Adoption in Guyana", By Arlene London

Jamaica:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Government of Jamaica (with links to Ministries/Agencies)

  2. Cabinet

Legislation:

  1. Jamaican Constitution
  2. Jamaican Constitution in a nutshell
  3. Constitution
    [Overview and full text of Jamaican constitution]
  4. Jamaican Legislation
  5. Overview of main environmental legislation
  6. Copyright Act 1993

Treaties:

  1. Agreement between the Government of Jamaica and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments, 8 February 1994
  2. Treaty between the United States of America and Jamaica Concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment, 4 February 1994
  3. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886, October 2, 1979

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Jamaica - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Junior Reid, Roy Dennis and Oliver Whylie v The Queen and Errol Reece, Robert Taylor and Delroy Quelch v The Queen (27 July 1989)

Earl Pratt and Ivan Morgan v The Attorney General for Jamaica and another (Appeal No 10 of 1993) (2 November 1993)

Rupert Crosdale v The Queen (Appeal No 13 of 1994) (6 April 1995)

Michael Gayle v The Queen (Appeal No 40 of 1995) (12 June 1996)

Air Jamaica Limited v Joy Charlton and Others (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 20 (28 April 1999)

Alcoa Minerals of Jamaica Inc v Herbert Broderick (Jamaica) [2000] UKPC 9 (20 March 2000)

Pratt and Ivan Morgan v The Attorney General for Jamaica and another (Jamaica) [1993] UKPC 1 (2 November 1993)

Lewis, Patrick Taylor and Anthony McLeod, Christopher Brown, Desmond Taylor and Steve Shaw v The Attorney General of Jamaica and Another (Jamaica) [2000] UKPC 34 (12 September 2000)

West Indies Alliance Insurance Co Ltd v Jamaica Flour Mills Ltd (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 39 (21 July 1999)

Stoeckert v Margie Geddes (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 53 (13 December 1999)

Crosdale v The Queen (Jamaica) [1995] UKPC 1 (6 April 1995)

Crooks v Jennifer Ebanks (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 17 (30 March 1999)

Gayle v The Queen (Jamaica) [1996] UKPC 3 (12 June 1996)

Mitchell v The Queen (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 28 (28 June 1999)

Von Starck v The Queen (Jamaica) [2000] UKPC 6 (28 February 2000)

Lambv Midac Equipment Limited (Jamaica) [1999] UKPC 4 (4 February 1999)

Goldson and Devon McGlashan v The Queen (Jamaica) [2000] UKPC 12 (23 March 2000)

Reid, Roy Dennis and Oliver Whylie v The Queen and Errol Reece, Robert Taylor and Delroy Quelch v The Queen (Jamaica) [1989] UKPC 1 (27 July 1989)

  1. Judgments of the Supreme Court of Jamaica
  2. Smithfield Digest
    [Notes and Indices of Jamaican cases decided by the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Supreme Court of Jamaica
  2. Justice Training Institute
  3. Legal Aid
  4. Dunn, Cox, Orrett & Ashenheim
  5. Myers Fletcher & Gordon (MFG)
  6. Nunes, Scholefield, Deleon & Co

Legal Articles:

General:

  1. Email Addresses of Judges, the Master and Registrars of the Supreme Court of Jamaica
  2. http://www.cabinet.gov.jm/links.htm
  3. National Library of Jamaica
  4. Natural Resources Conservation Authority (NRCA)

Montserrat:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Montserrat - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

General:

Legal Articles:

St Kitts (St Christopher) and Nevis:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Official website of the Government of St Kitts and Nevis
  2. Ministry of Finance
  3. Nevis Island Government Ministry of Finance

  4. Nevis Government Website -  Official Nevis Website

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of St Kitts and Nevis 1983
  2. Companies Act 1996 (No 22 of 1996)
  3. Companies (Standard Tables) Order 1997 (No 17 of 1997)
  4. Companies (Fees) Order 1997 (No 18 of 1997)
  5. Companies (Application of Share Premium) Order 1997 (No 19 of 1997)
  6. Companies (Overseas Branch Register) Order 1997 (No 20 of 1997)
  7. Companies (Purchase of Own Shares) Order 1997 (No 21 of 1997)
  8. Companies (Winding Up Provisions) Order 1997 (No 22 of 1997)
  9. Limited Partnerships Act 1996 (No 24 of 1996)
  10. Limited Partnerships (Fees) Order 1997 (No 23 of 1997)
  11. Trusts Act 1996 (No 23 of 1996)
  12. Trusts (Fees) Order 1997 (No 24 of 1997)
  13. Financial Services (Regulations) Order 1997 (No 25 of 1997) as amended
  14. Financial Services (Fees) Order 1997 (No 26 of 1997)
  15. Financial Services (Business Names) Order 1997 (No 27 of 1997) as amended
  16. Financial Services (Prospectuses) Order 1997 (No 28 of 1997)
  17. Financial Services (Professional Bodies) Order 1997 (No 29 of 1997)
  18. Nevis Business Corporation Ordinance 1984
  19. Nevis Business Corporation Ordinance 1984 (235KB) (Download)
  20. Nevis International Exempt Trust Ordinance 1994 (191KB) (Download)
  21. Nevis Limited Liability Company Ordinance 1995
  22. Nevis Limited Liability Company Ordinance 1995 (171KB) (Download)
  23. Nevis Offshore Banking Ordinance 1996 (135KB) (Download)
  24. Nevis Confidential Relationships Act 1985

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Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. St Christopher (St Kitts and Nevis) - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Browne v The Queen (St Christopher and Nevis) [1999] UKPC 21 (6 May 1999)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Myrna R Walwyn & Associate
  2. Mitcham and Benjamin
  3. Lawyers in St Kitts and Nevis
  4. Nevis Legal Service (Site 1)
  5. Nevis Legal Services (Site 2)

General:

  1. Fidesco Trust Corporation
  2. Guardian Trust Company
  3. www.nevistrust.com

  4. www.namcs.com/hanver/

  5. http://www.firstfidelitytrust.com ; http://www.nevisweb.kn/firstfid.html

Legal Articles:

  1. Formation of companies and other legal entities
  2. Taxation in St Kitts and Nevis

St Lucia:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Government of Saint Lucia
    [Official Website of Government of St Lucia]

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Saint Lucia 1979

[Life Offshore Group offers an Offshore Legislation Packet for St Lucia for US$35.95. Purchases may be made from their Order Page]

Packet includes:

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  3. Patent Cooperation Treaty (Washington, 1970)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Spiricor of St Lucia Limited v The Attorney General of St Lucia and another (St Lucia) [1999] UKPC 51 (1 December 1999)

Polinere and Others v St Lucia [2000] UKPC 2 (26 January 2000)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Nicholas John & Co

Legal Articles:

General:

St Vincent & the Grenadines:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1979
  2. Confidential Relationships Preservation (International Finance) Act 1996
  3. Confidential Relationships Preservation (International Finance) Act 1996 (Second Site)
  4. Copyright Act 1989
  5. International Banks Act 1996
  6. International Business Companies Act 1996
  7. International Insurance (Amendment and Consolidation) Act 1998
  8. International Trusts Act 1996
  9. Mutual Funds Act 1997
    [As amended by the Mutual Funds (Amendment) Act 1998]

[Life Offshore Group offers an Offshore Legislation Packet for St Vincent for US$35.95. Purchases may be made from their Order Page]

Packet includes:

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  3. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886, October 2, 1979

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Williams v The Queen (St Vincent and the Grenadines) [2000] UKPC 30 (10 July 2000)

Williams v The Queen (St Vincent and the Grenadines) [1999] UKPC 31 (7 July 1999)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Saunders & Huggins
  2. Rene M Baptiste
  3. OR Sylvester & Co

Legal Articles:

  1. New Offshore Legislation in St Vincent and the Grenadines (Site 1)
    [By Hon Consul Bryan Jeeves Esq, OBE, FInstD, President of the St Vincent Trust Service]
  2. New Legislation in St Vincent and the Grenadines (Site 2)

General:

  1. St Vincent Trust Service Ltd
  2. St Vincent and the Grenadines: Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 1998 (US Department of State)
  3. Herald Newspaper

Trinidad and Tobago:

Government Departments and Institutions:

  1. Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
  2. Parliament of Trinidad and Tobago

Legislation:

  1. Constitution of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
  2. Consolidated Orders and Rules of the Supreme Court of Judicature of Trinidad and Tobago
  3. Copyright Act 1997
  4. Environmental Management Act 2000
  5. Environmentally Sensitive Species Rules 1999 (Draft)
  6. Environmentally Sensitive Areas Rules 1999 (Draft)
  7. Geographical Indications Act 1996
  8. Industrial Designs Act 1996
  9. Layout-Designs (Topographies) of Integrated Circuits Act 1996
  10. Noise Pollution Control Rules 2000 (Draft)
  11. Protection Against Unfair Competition Act 1996
  12. Tobago House of Assembly Act 1996
  13. Three Chains Tobago Act (Chapter 57:04)
  14. Water Pollution Rules 2000

Treaties:

  1. Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago concerning the Encouragement of Reciprocal Protection and Investment) (Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT), Agreement, Source 1)

    Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment, 26 September 1994
    (Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT), Agreement, Source 2)
  2. Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments, 11 September 1995
  3. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)
  4. Patent Cooperation Treaty (Washington, 1970)
  5. Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 1886, October 2, 1979

Tax Treaties (Double Taxation Agreements):

  1. Trinidad and Tobago - UK (Double Taxation Agreement)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Lawrence Pat Sankar v The State (16 December 1994)

Lincoln Anthony Guerra v Cipriani Baptiste and Others (Appeal No 11 of 1995) (6 November 1995)

Director of Public Prosecutions v Jaikaran Tokai and Others (Appeal No 53 of 1995) (12 June 1996)

Trinidad Oilwell Service Limited v The of Inland Revenue (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 44 (21 October 1999)

Thomas and Haniff Hilairev Cipriani Baptiste (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 13 (17 March 1999)

Guerra v Cipriani Baptiste and others (Trinidad and Tobago) [1995] UKPC 3 (6 November 1995)

Briggs v Cipriani Baptiste (Commissioner of Prisions) and Others (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 45 (28 October 1999)

Johnson v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 35 (21 July 1999)

Kumar v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 24 (14 June 2000)

Sankar v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1994] UKPC 1 (16 December 1994)

Baptiste v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 21 (8 June 2000)

Rampharry v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 3 (20 January 1999)

Ramdeen v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 14 (23 March 2000)

Campbell v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 40 (20 August 1999)

Ramdeen v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 50 (1 December 1999)

Noel v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 33 (11 September 2000)

Defour v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 33 (21 July 1999)

Ramjattan v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 8 (4 March 1999)

Langton v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 19 (15 May 2000)

Papan v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 25 (26 May 1999)

Harrilal v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 22 (10 May 1999)

Director of Public Prosecutions v Jaikaran Tokai and Others (Trinidad and Tobago) [1996] UKPC 2 (12 June 1996)

Cauldero and Nigill Francois v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 42 (28 September 1999)

Sooklal and Francis Mansingh v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 38 (21 July 1999)

Presidential Insurance Company v Molly Hosein Stafford (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 15 (22 March 1999)

Charles, Steve Carter and Leroy Carter v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 24 (26 May 1999)

Singh v The Board of Inland Revenue (Trinidad and Tobago) [2000] UKPC 7 (1 March 2000)

Timothy, Dexter Reid and Sheldon Lewis v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 19 (22 April 1999)

Constance, Clint Wilson and Ronald Lee v The State (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 56 (16 December 1999)

Boodram (also known as Dole Chadee) and Others v Cipriani Baptiste (Commissioner of Prisons) and Others (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 23 (26 May 1999)

Boodram (also known as Dole Chadee) and others v Cipriani Baptiste (Commissioner of Prisons) and Others (Trinidad and Tobago) [1999] UKPC 30 (30 June 1999)

  1. Judgments of the Court of Appeal of Trinidad and Tobago

  2. Judgments of the High Court of Trinidad and Tobago

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Supreme Court of Trinidad and Tobago
  2. De Nobriga, Inniss & Co

  3. M Hamel-Smith & Co
    [trinidadlaw.com]

  4. Fitzwilliam, Stone, Furness-Smith & Morgan
  5. Kamta & Company

Legal Articles:

  1. Country Commercial Guide: Trinidad and Tobago: Fiscal Year 2000; Report
    [Prepared July 1999; International copyright US and Foreign Commercial Service and US Department of State, 1999]
  2. Trade Act Report: Trinidad and Tobago

General:

  1. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  2. Government of Trinidad and Tobago – Official web site
  3. Ministry of Energy & Energy Industries
  4. Environmental Management Authority

Turks & Caicos Islands:

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

Kellar v Stanley Williams (Turks and Caicos Islands) [2000] UKPC 3 (7 February 2000)

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. McLean McNally
  2. Miller Simons O'Sullivan

Legal Articles:

  1. Turks and Caicos Tax News

General:

Virgin Islands (British):

Government Departments and Institutions:

Legislation:

  1. Elections Act 1994

  2. Elections (Amendment) Act 1994

  3. Elections (Amendment) Act 1998

  4. Insurance Act 1994

  5. International Business Companies Act 1984 (as amended)(294KB) (Download)

  6. International Business Companies Ordinance 1984 (Second Site - Download)

  7. Mutual Funds Act 1996 (as amended) (184KB) (Download)

  8. Mutual Funds Act 1996 (Second Site - Download)

  9. Trustee Ordinance 1961 (as amended) (480KB) (Download)

  10. Trustee Ordinance 1961 (Second Site - Download)

  11. Partnership Act 1996 (357KB) (Download)

  12. Partnership Act 1996 (Second Site - Download)

Treaties:

  1. Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters
  2. Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958)

Judgments:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]
  2. Review of Cases from the British Virgin Islands

Lawyers and Legal Institutions:

  1. Virgin Islands Bar Association
  2. Harney Westwood & Riegels; Harney Westwood & Riegels
  3. O'Neal Webster O'Neal Myers Fletcher & Gordon
  4. http://www.owomfg.com
    http://www.mfg-law.com/mfgbvi.htm
  5. VP Bank (BVI) Limited
  6. Smith-Hughes, Raworth and McKenzie
  7. Tom Bolt & Associates, PC

Legal Articles:

General:

  1. BVI International Financial Services Information Center
  2. British Virgin Islands Tax News

Caribbean - General Links

General Articles on Caribbean Law:

  1. Exercise of the Mortgagee's Power of Sale in Jamaica
    [By Alison Dunkley (Myers Fletcher & Gordon)]
  2. The New Tort of Appropriation of Personality: Protecting Bob Marley's Face
    [By B St Michael Hylton and Peter Goldson (Myers Fletcher & Gordon)]

Privy Council Decisions:

  1. Privy Council Decisions
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]

CARICOM and other Regional Treaties:

  1. CARICOM Treaty
  2. CARICOM Treaties and Protocols

CARICOM - Caribbean Community and Common Market

  1. Treaty Establishing the Caribbean Community and Common Market [English version] [Spanish version]

  2. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol IX: Dispute Settlement)
  3. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol VIII: Competition Policy, Consumer Protection, Dumping and Subsidies)
  4. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol VII: Disadvantaged Countries, Regions and Sectors)
  5. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol VI: Transport Policy)
  6. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol V: Agricultural Policy)
  7. Protocol Amending the Treaty establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol IV: Trade Policy)
  8. Protocol Amending the Treaty Establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol III: Industrial Policy)
  9. Protocol Amending the Treaty Establishing the Caribbean Community (Protocol II: Establishment, Services and Capital) - Montego Bay, July 1997
  10. Protocol Amending the Treaty Establishing the Caribbean Community - Chaguaramas, July 4, 1973 (Protocol I)
  11. Agreement Establishing the Caribbean Court of Justice
  1. CARICOM Model Legislation on Issues Affecting Women
  2. CARICOM - Colombia (Temporary Non-Reciprocal Agreements)
  3. Colombia - Agreement on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation Between CARICOM and The Government of the Republic of Colombia
  4. CARICOM - Venezuela (Temporary Non-Reciprocal Agreements)
  5. Venezuela - Agreement on Trade and Investment Between CARICOM and Venezuela
  6. Cuba - Draft Agreement: Trade and Economic Co-Operation Agreement between the Caribbean Community and The Government of the Republic of Cuba
  7. Dominican Republic - Agreement Establishing the Free Trade Area Between the Caribbean Community and The Dominican Republic
  8. Convention establishing the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) (Site 1)
    [Cartagena de Indias, Colombia,  24 July 1994]
    Convention establishing the Association of Caribbean States (Site 2)
  9. Association of Caribbean States (ACS)
  10. Information on Telecommunications, Information Technology, Laws and Regulations

CARICOM documents:

Draft Consolidated Versions of the Treaty Establishing the Caribbean Community and the Annex to the Treaty - The Caribbean Common Market (including Protocols I-V and VII-IX, with Protocol VI appended).

  • Web version (Version 3.2) (produced by David Berry)

  • Download document (Version 3.2, Word for Windows 97 format) (produced by David Berry)

  • Download document (Version 4.0, Word for Windows 97 format) (produced by David Berry)

  • Protocol VI (Transport Policy) is not meant to be incorporated into the main Treaty text and hence is reproduced separately (Web version or Download document) (produced by David Berry)

Agreement Establishing the Caribbean Court of Justice:

Foreign Trade Information System, Organisation of American States - Trade Unit
[Full text of bilateral investment treaties between countries of the Western Hemisphere and Full text of trade agreements between countries of the Western Hemisphere]

US Department of State Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1999: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State)

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Bahamas
  3. Barbados
  4. Belize
  5. Dominica
  6. Grenada
  7. Guyana
  8. Jamaica
  9. St. Kitts/Nevis
  10. St. Lucia
  11. St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  12. Trinidad and Tobago

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1998: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State)

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Bahamas
  3. Barbados
  4. Belize
  5. Dominica
  6. Grenada
  7. Guyana
  8. Jamaica
  9. St. Kitts/Nevis
  10. St. Lucia
  11. St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  12. Trinidad and Tobago

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1997: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State)

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Bahamas
  3. Barbados
  4. Belize
  5. Dominica
  6. Grenada
  7. Guyana
  8. Jamaica
  9. St. Kitts/Nevis
  10. St. Lucia
  11. St. Vincent
  12. Trinidad and Tobago

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1996: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State)

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Bahamas
  3. Barbados
  4. Belize
  5. Cuba
  6. Dominica
  7. Grenada
  8. Guatemala
  9. Guyana
  10. Jamaica
  11. St. Kitts/Nevis
  12. St. Lucia
  13. St. Vincent
  14. Trinidad

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1995: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State) 1995

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1994: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State) 1994

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1993: Latin America and the Caribbean (US Department of State) 1993

Caribbean Regional Links:

  1. Caribbean Court of Justice
  2. Kingston Declaration on Money Laundering
  3. Memorandum of Understanding on Money Laundering
  4. Caribbean Development Bank
  5. Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States

Caribbean Regional Search Engines:

  1. Carib Seek

Law School, University of the West Indies (UWI)

  1. Law Library, University of the West Indies (Cave Hill Campus)
  2. Faculty of Law, University of the West Indies

Other Legal Links

African Legal Links:

  1. SA Constitutional Repository
  2. South African Constitutional Assembly
  3. Zambia Legal Information Institute (ZamLII)
  4. Law Society of Kenya
  5. African Investment Laws
  6. African Environmental Laws

Australian Legal Links:

  1. AustLII (Australasian Legal Information Institute)
  2. ScalePLUS
  3. Law Portal

Canadian Legal Links:

Canadian Legal Resources

  1. Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII)
  2. The Internet Lawyer
  3. Department of Justice Canada
  4. Law Society of Upper Canada
  5. Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy
  6. Alan Gahtan's Canadian Legal Resources

Legislation

  1. Legal Research: Canadian Law
  2. Law NOTES Canadian Legal Resources
  3. WWLIA/Canada/Reference/Court Decisions & Legislation

New Zealand Legal Links:

  1. New Zealand Legal Resources
  2. New Zealand Legislation
  3. Auckland District Law Society

New Zealand Judgments

  1. New Zealand Government Online - Current Site

  2. New Zealand Government Online - A Citizen's Guide to Government

  3. New Zealand Government Online - Archive of Earlier Online Sites

  4. Directory of Decisions of Courts, Tribunals, Authorities, Ombudsman And Boards Etc

  5. Court of Appeal Judgments From November 1995 (Brooker's Judgments)

  6. Court of Appeal Decisions - (AustLII)

  7. Parliament Home Page

  8. Hansards - (1997, 1998 and 1999)

  9. Legislation - Home Page

  10. Butterworths - Current Law (NZ)

  11. University Of Waikato Law Library

  12. Maori Studies - ACCESS Databases - (Indexes,

  13. Maori Land Court Minute Books, Maori Land Legislation Database, Maori Studies:Guides, Etc.)

  14. New Zealand Government Online - The Treaty Of Waitangi (Full Text)

  15. BROWSE Reported Decisions Of The Waitangi Tribunal

  16. SEARCH Reported Decisions Of The Waitangi Tribunal

  17. Information About The Treaty Of Waitangi, Treaty Claims And The Waitangi Tribunal

  18. The Knowledge Basket (Knowledge Agents, Knowledge Archives Etc)

Pacific Islands Legal Links:

  1. Pacific Islands Legal Materials

United Kingdom (UK) Legal Links:

  1. BAILII (British and Irish Legal Information Institute)
    [Cases, Legislation and other Legal Material from England and Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and the United Kingdom]
  2. UK Legal Sites and Resources
  3. UK Official Documents
  4. UK Acts of Parliament (From 1996-)
  5. UK Statutory Instruments (From 1997-)
  6. House of Lords Judgments (From 14 November 1996)

United States (USA) Legal Links:

  1. FindLaw: Internet Legal Resources
  2. Law News Network
  3. Law and Politics Internet Guide
  4. LexisOne

 

Commonwealth Association of Public Sector Lawyers

Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA)

Commonwealth Legal Advisory Service (CLAS)

Commonwealth Legal Education Association

Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association (CMJA)

 

Africa

 

Outside Africa

International Law

International Law Dictionary and Directory

International Legal Materials: Professor Rip Smith's Index of International Legal Resources

American Society of International Law

International Law in Brief

The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council:

  1. Legislation relating to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council and its proceedings (Privy Council Office: Judicial Committee)
  2. Jurisdiction of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (Privy Council Office: Judicial Committee)
  3. Privy Council Decisions (BAILII)
    [All decisions for 1999 and 2000 and selected decisions from prior to 1999]
  4. Privy Council Decisions (Privy Council Office: Judicial Committee)
    [Judgments for 1999 and 2000 and Key Judgments before 1999]