Jus Mundi – Academic Research is a comprehensive, multilingual, user-friendly and intelligent search engine for international law. It covers over 16,000 international law and investor-state arbitration documents, including treaties, ICJ, PCIJ, PCA, ITLOS, ICSID and other arbitration institutions, UNCITRAL, IUSCT documents (judgments, arbitral awards, orders, pleadings, etc.), and decisions of the Mixed Claims Commissions.
Jus Mundi – Academic Research offers several advanced linguistic features and more than a dozen filters to narrow down search criteria. Its user-friendly interface is ideally suited for use by law students, researchers, legal practitioners, judges and others interested in carrying out legal research.
Features: Structured and interactive documents
Multilingual and intelligent search engine
Preview of relevant paragraphs
CiteMap, a user-friendly catalogue of interconnections between legal references
Wiki Notes for a concise summary of legal concepts
Jus Mundi – Academic Research is unique for:
Unique Content: Jus Mundi offers the most comprehensive collection of public international law and investment arbitration documents. Important documents are interactive. Document text has been extracted from the original PDF version, manually corrected, structured by paragraph or page with an interactive table of content, and then enriched with keywords.
Comprehensive legal research: Searching on Jus Mundi is more comprehensive and relevant due to the quality of the documents. Further, when a legal query is entered in English or French, the search engine finds relevant results in all languages available in the database.
Legal research made quicker: Due to Jus Mundi's technology and ergonomic interface, the time necessary to undertake international legal research is dramatically reduced. Interactive filters allow for precise searching, the screen for displaying the results enables a quick review of the relevant results and it is convenient to navigate from one legal document to another using hyperlinks and icons of related documents.
Academics, researchers, librarians and students of international, foreign and comparative law will find Jus Mundi – Academic Research an indispensable and time-saving resource.
Praise for Jus Mundi:
“Lost in quotation? Jus Mundi is of great help and will reduce your time in finding the right one both in public international law and investment arbitration.” Alain Pellet,
Former Member and Chairperson of the UN International Law Commission
“International law is not just relevant but critical for the modern world. Jus Mundi has a very important function to perform in creating awareness and upholding the international rule of law through access to legal resources.” Dr. Aniruddha Rajput,
Member of the UN International Law Commission
Gathering texts and case-law in a way which is accessible is of the utmost importance. Pr. Jean-Marc Thouvenin,
Secretary-General of The Hague Academy for International Law
Jus Mundi is a very ambitious project, aiming to make international law accessible to the legal community around the world. Dr. Affef Ben Mansour,
Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration