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French Legal Research Guide

This in-depth guide will help researchers navigate French legal materials.

Citing to French Law

Consult The Bluebook KF245 .U5 2010, Rule 20 (R20) and Table 2 (T.2) - France, Republic of - for assistance with citing to French law. Rule 20 provides the general guidelines for citing to foreign law and Table 2 provides details specific to French legal materials. The Bluebook provides guidance for citing to French cases, constitution, codes, statutes and decrees, legislative materials, and electronic sources.