Reference book for Russian Federation legal system
Thread poster: Stephen Rifkind

Stephen Rifkind  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:49
Member (2004)
French to English
+ ...
Mar 30, 2011

Taking advantage of a nasty cold to read an excellent overview of the French legal system, I have realized how much that background can help in translation.

I am now looking for a similar book on the legal system in the Russian Federation. I did a search on Amazon and found this book:

"Private and Civil Law in the Russian Federation (Law in Eastern Europe)" by WIlliam Simons.

Since it is not inexpensive, I am wondering if anybody has read, reviewed, or skimmed it and can give a recommendation, one way or another. Alternatively, I would like to hear of an alternative book that gives a thorough overview of the new legal system. I would prefer it in English as it is easier to read and helps provide by its nature translation equivilents.

I look forward to your comments and ideas.

Yours truly,

Stephen Rifkind


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Reference book for Russian Federation legal system

Advanced search

CafeTran Espresso
You've never met a CAT tool this clever!

Translate faster & easier, using a sophisticated CAT tool built by a translator / developer. Accept jobs from clients who use SDL Trados, MemoQ, Wordfast & major CAT tools. Download and start using CafeTran Espresso -- for free

More info »
Anycount & Translation Office 3000
Translation Office 3000

Translation Office 3000 is an advanced accounting tool for freelance translators and small agencies. TO3000 easily and seamlessly integrates with the business life of professional freelance translators.

More info »

  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search