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Legal Research: Secondary Sources: Commentary

Commentary

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Commentary on your topic

These full text online services (which were previously held in print as ‘looseleaf services') are available via Discovery or the Research Databases 'Commentary' page. They provide up to date authoritative statements of legal principles and topics, supported by and linking directly to case law and legislation. They are subject specific, and are more up to date than books or encyclopaedias.

CCH Australia

Browse or search through practice areas such as accounting, bankruptcy and insolvency law, corporate governance and compliance, family law, industrial relations, litigation and court practice, sports and medical law, torts & personal injury, plus many more. 

LexisNexis AU

Covers corporation law, contract law, takeovers/reconstructions, evidence, trademarks and related rights, practice and procedure High Court and Federal Court, family law. You can browse through subject areas or use the search feature on the 'Commentary' page.

Westlaw AU 

Covers areas such as administrative law, banking and finance, bankruptcy & insolvency law, building and construction, commercial law, corporations law, court practice, equity/trusts, evidence, general practice, intellectual property, superannuation and financial services, and trade practices. You can browse through subject areas or use the search feature on the 'Commentaries' page.