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Customs Law Research Guide

This guide details sources for researching international customs law, including sources from international organizations and major trade agreements.

News & Current Awareness

The resources described below will help you to keep abreast of the latest developments in international customs law.

  • International Trade News (Bloomberg Law)
    This electronic news source monitors developments in international trade law and policy worldwide and is updated every weekday.  By default, only news stories are displayed.  For more in-depth analysis, click on the "Insights" tab in the upper right-hand corner.  Both news stories and insights may be filtered by topic.  To search news content by keyword, be sure to select "International Trade News" as the source using the menu to the right of the search box.
  • International Trade Reporter Decisions, Call No. KF6655 .A2 I58 (Volumes 1-39 (1980-2018) in print)
    Summaries of trade-related decisions issued by U.S. district and appellate courts, the U.S. Court of International Trade, the U.S. International Trade Commission, and the Court of Justice of the EU.  Publication ceased on August 23, 2018.  
  • World Trade Online
    This resource publishes trade-related news from around the world, as well as special reports.  Coverage includes all content from the weekly Inside US Trade newsletter (1993 - present), which is also available in print