Open access journal – Special issue on legal translation

Capa31Language and Law/Linguagem e Direito is an international online journal edited at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto, Portugal, and the Federal University of Santa Catarina ­- UFSC, Brazil. The journal is published twice a year, and includes articles in all varieties of both Portuguese and English.

A special issue on legal translation has just been published, although articles on the subject do appear in other issues too.

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Open access journal – Brexit supplement

lorenzetti 2Following my post in April on the excellent open access online publication German Law Journal, I thought you might be interested in a special supplement on Brexit.

It includes contributions from international legal scholars from the London School of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, and law schools across the UK, Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Holland and the USA.

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Financial standards – free pocket guide to IFRS

IFRS2016pocketcoverThe not-for-profit IFRS Foundation makes available, free of charge, its research about the use and application of IFRS standards in individual jurisdictions around the world.

As well as being a mine of information about the standards in general, The ‘Pocket Guide to IFRS standards: the global financial reporting language’ provides summaries of application in 143 countries.

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