We are pleased to announce the addition of two further full text journals to Westlaw.

The Medico Legal Journal of Ireland

Published by Thomson Roundhall, this journal is now available for you to view in full text. The aim and scope of this journal is to inform professionals of current legal and ethical issues related to patient care and also provides an academic and scientific forum for practitioners and academics to debate medico-legal issues of importance to individuals and society as a whole.

This journal covers the diverse areas where medicine and law meet. This specialty otherwise known as Forensic Medicine or medical jurisprudence includes:

  • Medical Law & Legal Medicine
  • Forensic Science
  • Medical Ethics
  • Road Traffic Law
  • Clinical Forensic Science
  • Prescribing Law
  • Thanatology
  • Toxicology
  • Forensic Pathology
  • Healthcare Legislation

Topics of interest which are covered by the Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland include: patient consent and confidentiality, professional negligence, mental health law, reproductive Medicine, child abuse, DNA profiling, forensic wounds, coroners inquests and drug abuse.

Coverage on Westlaw begins in 1995.


The European Lawyer

This journal, published by Polyview Media Ltd, is also now available for you to view. Europe’s foremost monthly legal journal is for and about the business of law and the decision-makers who influence and shape the profession.

The European Lawyer provides the international legal profession with an important platform to voice opinion on a broad range of issues affecting the expansion and integration of the European single market and its relationship with global markets.

Coverage on Westlaw UK begins in 2000

These journals are both available in the UK Primary Law subscription which is available as an add-on to the core Westlaw HK subscription