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. “Parlez-vous le droit?: Collecting Legal Materials in Foreign Languages: The Jeopardy! Game With Your Host, Ken Rudolf!. AALL, Boston, July 2004. Currencies. Famous People. Approval Plans. Foreign Law Vendors. Sprechen Sie Deutsch?. 100. 100. 100. 100. 100. 200. 200. 200. 200.
AALL, Boston, July 2004
Foreign Law Vendors
Sprechen Sie Deutsch?
1000 of this Japanese currency is about 10 U.S. dollars.
What is the Yen?
This is the monetary unit of Thailand.
What is the Baht?
This “Single” currency was $1 in 2002, but now is worth about $1.25.
What is the Euro?
The “Confederation Helvetica Franc” or CHF is the monetary unit for this country.
What is Switzerland?
100 British Pounds equal about this many U.S. dollars.
What is 185?
She is editor of the International Association of Law Libraries (IALL)’ International Journal of Legal Information, Special Assistant to the Law Librarian of Congress, Rubens Medina, co-editor of Introduction to Foreign Legal Systems (1994), and was formerly a Legal Research Analyst at the Law Library of Congress’ European Law Division under Ivan Sipkov.
Who is Marie-Louise or “Malo” Bernal?
This famous Latvian’s books help us navigate through the treaty research “jungle”, follow the Baltic “path to independence”, and decipher foreign legal abbreviations.
Who was Adolf Sprudzs?
His “bibliography on foreign and comparative law” began in 1955 and includes books and articles in English, and English translations of codes.
Who was Charles Szladits?
They author the green, multi-volume looseleaf set, Foreign Law: Current Sources of Codes and Basic Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World or Foreign Law Guide.
Who are Thomas H. Reynolds and Arturo A. Flores?
2004 Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award
This author of a classic treatise on evidence, and Japanese and comparative law scholar, was instrumental in building Northwestern University Law Library’s foreign law collection.
Who was John Henry Wigmore?
This vendor provides approval plans for Mexican and Spanish legal materials.
What is Puvill Libros?
(Esteva Servicios Bibliotecarios provide Mexican legal materials as well)
This vendor provides approval plans for German-language legal materials.
What is Otto Harrassowitz?
This vendor provides approval plans for Italian legal materials.
What is Casalini Libri?
This is one of two vendors that provide approval plans for acquiring French law books.
What is Jean Touzot Librairie Internationale or Aux Amateurs de Livres International?
This Minneapolis-based vendor provides approval plans for Russia/CIS countries.
What is East View?
(Kubon & Sagner and MIPP International also supply East European legal materials)
This is a major publisher of German legal materials, especially periodicals and looseleaf services.
What is C.H. Beck?(there is also the Beck “group” including publishers of Czech, Polish, Romanian, and Swiss legal materials)
This Paris-based seller of new and old French law books was founded in 1868.
What is the Librairie Duchemin?
This is a vendor for Brazilian legal materials.
What is Susan Bach?
This publishing conglomerate is the “one-stop North American source” for: Aranzadi (Spain), Civitas Ediciones (Spain), Karnov (Denmark), La Ley (Argentina), Transactive SARL (France), Les Editions Yvon Blais (Québec, Canada).
What is Thomson Legal and Regulatory (International Sales)?
This is a Dutch seller of used and rare foreign-language international law books.
What is Kloof Booksellers?
What is “for free” or “cost-less” in German?
(from LEO, Link Everything Online, a language resource on the Net)
What is “journal” or “periodical” in German?
What is “looseleaf” in German?
What is “new publications” in German?
What is “edition” in German?