For guidance in formatting U.S. citations to German legal materials, consult The Bluebook, KF245 .U5 2015.
- Rule 20 provides general guidelines for citing foreign law.
- Table 2.14 provides specific examples for citing different types of German legal materials, including the Basic Law (constitution), codes, statutes, legislative materials, court decisions, and legal materials from the German Länder (states).
Note that Table 2 of The Bluebook (covering foreign jurisdictions) is now free to access online. A subscription is required to access other Bluebook content online.