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Government Agencies - Resources and Guidance
European Judicial Network in Civil and Commercial Matters
Provides links to national authorities dealing with cross-border cases and resources to facilitate judicial and legal cooperation between Member States.
Federal Judicial Center: International Litigation Guides
Provides very basic information on judicial procedures (e.g., service of process, discovery) in various countries.
U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of International Judicial Assistance
OIJA, as the Central Authority under both the Hague Service Convention and Hague Evidence Convention, provides guidance on procedural matters.
U.S. Dept. of State, International Judicial Assistance
Provides guidance about how to service legal documents abroad; how to obtain evidence abroad; procedures for authentication/legalization of foreign public documents, preparation of letters rogatory and enforcement of judgments.
U.S. Dept. of State, Judicial Assistance
Lists the international law conventions on judicial assistance to which the U.S. is a party.
U.S. Dept. of State, Judicial Assistance Country Information
These pages provide information on service of process, taking evidence and other types of judicial assistance available on a country specific basis.
Legal Issues in International Litigation
Obtaining Discovery Abroad by
Publication Date: 2005
This newly-revised and expanded edition of Obtaining Discovery Abroad assists those involved in U.S. litigation in understanding the legal and practical steps for bringing evidence from a foreign jurisdiction back to the United States.
Recognition of Foreign Judgments in U.S. Courts
Recognition and Enforcements of Foreign Judgments (Ch. 9), in INTERNATIONAL CIVIL LITIGATION IN UNITED STATES COURTS: COMMENTARY AND MATERIALS.
Contains excellent analysis and case reviews in this preeminent work on the subject.
Recognition and Enforcement of Judgements by
Publication Date: 2017
This Research Collection offers a 24-article tour of the topics surrounding the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments. Edited by two leading experts in the field, the collection explores different approaches to, and comparative perspectives of, judgment recognition and enforcement.
Recognition of and Enforcement of U.S. Judgments in Foreign Courts