legal systems

Supreme Court of Albania

Official website of the Supreme Court of Albania. The site provides background information about the Court, including a list of judges and a history of the Albanian court system. Relevant sections of the Constitution and laws relating to the Supreme Court are also given. Judgments are available back to 1999, in Albanian only. There is also a page of links to other Albanian legal sites. The site can be viewed in English and Albanian.

Legal system and research in the Sultanate of Oman

Online guide to the law and legal research in Oman written by Khalil Mechantaf who is an Attorney at Law in Beirut, Lebanon. The guide was published in 2010 on the Globalex website and made freely available by the Hauser Global Law School Program at the New York University School of Law. The author provides background and historical information on Oman and guidance to the system of government covering the roles of the Sultan, the Council of Ministers, the Prime Minister and the Oman Council.

Introduction to the Ethiopian legal system and legal research

Online guide to the law and legal materials of Ethiopia written by Girmachew Alemu Aneme who is Assistant Professor and Head of the Research and Publications Unit at the School of Law, Addis Ababa University. The guide was published in 2010 on the Globalex website and made freely available by the Hauser Global Law School Program at the New York University School of Law. The guide gives background and historical information on Ethiopia along with an overview of the Ethiopian legal system.

Guide to United Arab Emirates Legal System

Online guide to the legal system of the United Arab Emirates by academic Ahmed Aly Khedr and UAE government lawyer Bassam Alnuaimi. The guide was published in 2010 on the Globalex website and made freely available by the Hauser Global Law School Program at the New York University School of Law. There is background and historical information on the United Arab Emirates including a timeline of events from 1820 to 2010. An outline of the legal system and the influence of Sharia law in the UAE is given and the main provisions of the Constitution are highlighted.

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