about… Commercial Law
Legal Information Institute provides overviews of different areas of
commercial law, including banking, bankruptcy, consumer credit, contracts,
sales, and secured transactions. These overviews describe the scope
of that area of law and provide links to federal and state materials
and key internet sources. This site also provides access to the Uniform
Commercial Code (UCC), currently linking to eleven of thirteen Articles.
Institute of International Commercial Law
page, maintained by Pace Law School, provides access to the text (in
various languages) of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for
the International Sale of Goods (CISG) and other commercial law documents.
It also includes cases, analysis, annotations, bibliographies and other
scholarly material in the area of international commercial law, as well
as links to other CISG websites
and Related Consumer Law
meta-site provides links to internet resources, listservs and subject
guides to commercial law information. These sites include information
from the UCC and the CISG to consumer law and information for credit
Accounting Standards Board
page, provided by the Library of Congress, supplies basic information
about copyright and specific copyright laws and legislation, including
testimony on peer-to-peer networks and database copyright protection.
Practical information regarding registering new works in various formats,
including visual and performing arts, and a searchable database of copyright
records, is also provided.
Financial Services Roundtable is a private organization made up of large
financial services companies geared towards influencing public policy,
along with its associated political action committee. The organization
represents the banking industry as well as securities, investment and
insurance organizations. Their website makes available their policy
statements, annual reports, congressional testimony, along with other
reports and publications.
Bar Association Section of Business Law
most of the information contained on this site is password-restricted
to members of the section, some is publicly available. Public information
includes the text of articles in Business Law Today and summaries of
articles in Business Law eSource. Both of these sources have a search