There are a number of law related applications available for mobile devices. Some mobile applications are produced by the major legal publishers, others are produced by publisers with little experience in legal publishing.
The quality of these resources may differ widely.
Provides Mobile friendly version of Austlii, with all content resized for the iPhone, iPad, iTouch and Android devices. More Information
Black's Law Dictionary
Dictionary for US law, contains more than 45 000 terms - 9th edition (latest edition)
Cost: $54.99 $US
CCH Australia - Tax Rates Calculator
Income tax calculator for Australian residents - allows for calculation of estimated income tax. More Information
Consumer Law Converter - Thomson Reuters Australia
App that converts old Trade Practices Act Sections to the new Competition and Consumer Act, and vice versa. More Information
Factiva for Ipad
Reconfigures Factiva article searching for the IPad. This is available only to existing Factiva.com users.
Cost: You will need a personal full licence to use this app.
Online database providing US legislation and cases. Searches on the Fastcase database may be performed using citations, phrases or keywords. It features advanced options for searching including boolean operators and proximity connectors.
LawSauce is an e-resource locator developed to quickly locate the right web resource for the following legal tasks. LawSauce includes over 7,000 records covering case law, law related and legislative sources for many jurisdictions, and it provides structured searchability and access to legal e-resources on the internet. More information
Jurisdiction: Australia and International
International legal news, links to full text articles.
Cost: $2.49 USD
Lexis Nexis Butterworths Concise Australian Legal Dictionary (3rd Edition)
Australian Legal Dictionary with more than 7,600 legal words and phrases. More Information
Social Science Research Network
This service is an excellent resource for scholarly research in a number of disciplines, including law. With this SSRN application, users may search the database, which includes 260,000 research papers, as well as email or view papers retrieved in results.
Wathen Legal News
This app provides you with current articles about many controversial legal stories. The articles are selected from the top news sources and are by international lawyers
DroidLaw US law
DroidLaw online access to US Federal Rules, including appellate, civil, criminal and evidence procedures. More information