Subclass K

K1‑7720                                 Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence 

K1‑36.5                                        Periodicals

K37‑44                                         Bibliography

K46                                              Monographic series

K48                                              Encyclopedias

K50‑54                                         Dictionaries.  Words and phrases

K58                                              Maxims.  Quotations

K(64)                                           Yearbooks

K68‑70                                         Directories

K85‑89                                         Legal research

K94                                              Legal composition and draftsmanship

K100‑103                                     Legal education

K109‑110                                     Law societies.  International bar associations

K115‑130                                     The legal profession

K133                                            Legal aid.  Legal assistance to the poor

K140‑165                                     History of law

K170                                            Biography

K(175)                                         Congresses

K(176)‑(177)                                Collected works (nonserial)

K(179)                                         Addresses, essays, lectures

K181‑184.7                                  Miscellany

K190‑195                                     Ethnological jurisprudence.  Primitive law

K201‑487                                     Jurisprudence.  Philosophy and theory of law

K202                                                  Periodicals

K212‑213                                           Methodology

K215‑218                                           History

K236                                                  Universality and non‑universality of law

K237‑264                                           The concept of law

K270‑274                                           Acts and events

K280‑286                                           Sources of law

K288‑296                                           Interpretation and construction of law.  Lacunae in law

K300‑304                                           Classification of law.  Typology

K321‑474                                           Schools of legal theory

K325‑328                                                 Historical jurisprudence

K330‑344                                                 Positivism

K366‑380                                                 Sociology of law.  Sociological jurisprudence

K400‑474                                                 Natural law

K486‑487                                           Relation of law to other topics

K(520)‑5582                                 Comparative law.  International uniform law

K524‑525                                           Treaties and other international agreements

K540‑546                                           Trials

K578‑579                                           Concepts applying to several branches of law

K583‑(591)                                         Legal systems compared

K592‑597                                           Regional divisions.  Interregional comparative law

K600‑615                                           Private law


K605‑615                                                 Unification

K623‑968                                           Civil law

K625‑709                                                 Persons

K670‑709                                                 Domestic relations.  Family law

K720‑792                                                 Property

K795‑798                                                 Trusts and trustees

K805‑821                                                 Succession upon death

K830‑968                                                 Obligations

K840‑917                                                       Contracts

K920                                                              Restitution.  Quasi contracts.  Unjust enrichment

K923‑968                                                       Torts

K970                                                  Compensation to victims of crime.  Reparation

K1000‑1395                                        Commercial law

K1010‑1014                                              The merchant.  Business enterprises

K1021‑1022                                              Commercial agency

K1024‑1132                                              Commercial contracts

K1026‑1045                                                    Sale of goods

K1054‑1065.5                                                 Negotiable instruments

K1066‑1089                                                    Banking

K1094‑1096                                                    Loan of money

K1100‑1109                                                    Secured transactions

K1112‑1116                                                    Investments

K1130‑1132                                                    Carriage of goods and passengers.  Carriers

K1150‑1231                                              Maritime law

K1195‑1223                                                    Maritime social legislation

K1226‑1231                                                    Marine insurance

K1241‑1287                                              Insurance

K1301‑1366                                              Business associations

K1370‑1395                                              Insolvency and bankruptcy.  Creditors' rights

K1401‑1578                                        Intellectual property

K1411‑1485                                              Copyright

K1500‑1578                                              Industrial property

K1700‑1973                                        Social legislation

K1701‑1841                                              Labor law

K1861‑1929                                              Social insurance

K1960‑1973                                              Public welfare.  Public assistance

K2100‑2385                                        Courts.  Procedure

K2110‑2155                                              Court organization and procedure

K2201‑2385                                              Civil procedure

K2390                                                Negotiated settlement.  Compromise

K2400‑2405                                        Arbitration and award

K3150                                                Public law

K3154‑3370                                        Constitutional law

K3161                                                      Constitutional history

K3169                                                      The state

K3171‑3179                                              Constitutional principles

K3184‑3188                                              Form and structure of government

K3195                                                      National territory

K3201                                                      Foreign relations administration

K3220                                                      Public policy

K3224‑3278                                              Individual and state


K3280‑3282                                              Church and state

K3289‑3367                                              Organs of government

K3290‑3304                                                    The people.  Election law

K3310‑3329                                                    The legislature

K3332‑3363                                                    Heads of state and the central government

K3367                                                            The judiciary

K3370                                                      Constitutional courts and procedure

K3375                                                Colonial law

K3400‑3431                                        Administrative law

K3402‑3417                                              The administrative process

K3420‑3431                                              Administrative organization

K3440‑3460                                        Civil service.  Government officials and employees

K3476‑3560                                        Public property.  Public restraint on private property

K3566‑3578                                        Public health

K3581‑(3598)                                     Environmental law

K3601‑3611                                        Medical legislation

K3615‑3622                                        Veterinary laws.  Veterinary medicine and hygiene.  Prevention

of cruelty to animals

K3625‑3649                                        Food.  Drugs.  Cosmetics

K3651‑3654                                        Alcohol.  Alcoholic beverages

K3661‑3674                                        Public safety

K3700‑3705                                        Control of social activities

K3740‑3762                                        Education

K3770‑3795                                        Science and arts.  Research

K3820‑3836                                        Economic constitution, policy, planning, and development

K3840‑4375                                        Regulation of industry, trade, and commerce.  Occupational law

K3842‑3862                                              Trade regulations.  Control of trade practices

K3870‑3918                                              Primary production.  Extractive industries

K3921‑3925                                              Manufacturing industries

K3926‑3935                                              Food processing industries

K3941‑3974                                              Trade and commerce

K3978‑3992                                              Public utilities

K4011‑4343                                              Transportation and communication

K4360‑4375                                              Professions and occupations

K4430‑4675                                        Public finance

K4453‑4640                                              National revenue

K4650‑4675                                              State and local finance

K4700‑4705                                        Government measures in time of war, national emergency, or

economic crisis

K4720‑4780                                        National defense.  Military law

K4725‑4734                                              The military establishment.  Armed forces

K4740‑4760                                              Military criminal law and procedure

K5000‑5582                                        Criminal law and procedure

K5015.4‑5350                                           Criminal law

K5401‑5570                                              Criminal procedure

K5575‑5582                                              Juvenile criminal law and procedure

K7000‑7720                                  Private international law.  Conflict of laws

K7051‑7054                                        International unification, approximation, and harmonization

K7060‑7081                                        Choice of law

K7085                                                Retroactive law.  Intertemporal law

K7090                                                Juristic acts


K7120‑7197                                        Persons

K7125‑7140                                              Natural persons

K7145‑7148                                              Juristic persons.  Associations

K7155‑7197                                              Domestic relations.  Family law

K7157‑7179                                                    Marriage.  Husband and wife

K7181‑7197                                                    Parent and child.  Guardian and ward

K7200‑7218                                        Property

K7222                                                Trust and trustees

K7230‑7245                                        Succession upon death

K7260‑7338                                        Obligations

K7265‑7305                                              Contracts

K7310                                                      Restitution.  Quasi contracts.  Unjust enrichment

K7315‑7338                                              Torts

K7340‑7512                                        Commercial law

K7350‑7444                                              Commercial contracts

K7449‑7460                                              Maritime law

K7470                                                      Insurance

K7485‑7495                                              Business associations.  Business corporations

K7510‑7512                                              Insolvency and bankruptcy.  Creditors' rights

K7550‑7582                                        Intellectual property

K7555‑7557                                              Copyright

K7570‑7582                                              Industrial property

K7585‑7595                                        Social legislation

K7611‑7688                                        Civil procedure.  International civil procedure

K7690                                                Arbitration and award

K7720                                                Recognition of foreign administrative acts


Subclass KB


KB1-4855                               Religious law in general.  Comparative religious law.


KB2-4                                           Bibliography

KB7-68                                         Periodicals

KB68                                            Annuals.  Annuaires

KB70.A-Z                                      Monographic series.  By title, A-Z

KB73                                            Collections.  Compilations (General and comprehensive)

KB74-78                                       Auxiliary sciences

KB90.A-Z                                      Encyclopedias.  Law dictionaries.  Terms and phrases.

Vocabularies.  By author or title, A-Z

KB100.A-Z                                    Proverbia.  Legal maxims.  Brocardica juris.  Regulae juris.                               By author or title, A-Z

KB122                                          Biography (Collective)

KB130                                          Legal research.  Legal bibliography.  Methods of

bibliographic research

KB150                                          Conferences.  Symposia

KB160                                          General works.  Treatises

KB162-250                                    Legal systems compared

KB270-280                                    Theory, philosophy, and science of religious law

KB400-4855                                  Interdisciplinary discussion of subjects

KB400                                                Ritual law.  Religious observances and rituals


KB410                                                Law reform and policies. Criticism

KB479                                                Private law (General)

KB480‑482                                          Private international law. Conflict of laws

KB491                                                Civil law (General)

KB524‑530                                          Persons

KB531‑619                                          Domestic relations. Family law

KB622‑628.5                                       Guardianship. Guardian and ward

KB632‑636.2                                       Inheritance and succession

KB636.3                                             Gifts. Charitable gifts. Donations

KB640‑726                                          Property. Res in commercio

KB810‑962.8                                       Obligations. Contracts and transactions

KB1270‑1278                                      Labor laws and legislation

KB1468‑1550                                      Social laws and legislation. Welfare. Charities

KB1572‑1690                                      Courts and procedure

KB2000‑2035                                      Public law. The State

KB2101‑2862                                      Constitutions and religion. Constitutional and

administrative law

KB2870                                              Civil service. Employees of state, communal agencies,

and religious corporations

KB3000‑3034                                      Police and public safety

KB3040.5‑3056                                   Public property. Government property

KB3075‑3096.5                                   Public health

KB3098‑3121.7                                   Medical legislation

KB3122                                              Veterinary medicine and hygiene. Veterinary public health  KB3123‑3123.5                                                             Animal protection. Animal welfare. Animal rights

KB3124‑3125                                      Birth control. Family planning

KB3127‑3135                                      Environmental law

KB3137‑3183                                      Cultural affairs

KB3190‑3429                                      Economic law

KB3440-3500.7                                   Transportation and communication

KB3515‑3522                                      Professions. Intelligentsia

KB3526‑3694                                      Public finance

KB3709‑3726                                      Government measures in time of war, national emergency,

or economic crisis

KB3735‑3780                                      Military law

KB3790‑4855                                      Criminal law and procedure


Subclass KBM


KBM1-4855                             Jewish law.  Halakah


KBM523.6                                           Even ha‑#ezer law (General)

KBM523.72                                         oshen mishpa law (General)

KBM523.8‑4855                             Mishpat Ivri

KBM523.8                                           Bibliography

KBM523.82                                         Monographic series

KBM523.9                                           Legal education. Study and teaching

KBM524                                              General works


KBM524.12‑524.26                              The concept of Jewish law

KBM524.3                                           Sources of Jewish law (Mishpat Ivri)

KBM524.32‑.34                                   Methodology of law development

KBM524.36                                         Influence of other legal systems on Jewish law

KBM524.38                                         Law reform and policies. Criticism

KBM524.4.A‑Z                                     Concepts applying to several branches of the law, A‑Z

KBM524.42                                         Private law

KBM524.43                                         Conflict of laws. Plurality of laws conflict

KBM524.5                                           Assistance in emergencies

KBM524.6‑530                                    Persons

KBM531‑619                                       Domestic relations. Family law

KBM622‑628.5                                    Guardian and ward. Apotropos

KBM632‑636.2                                    Inheritance and succession

KBM636.3                                           Gifts. Charitable gifts. Donations

KBM639‑1424                                      Dinei mamonot

KBM1468‑1547                                    Social laws and legislation

KBM1572‑1942                                    Courts and procedure

KBM2000‑2024                                    Public law. The state and the Jewish community. Kehillah

KBM2070‑2614                                    Constitutional law. Constitutional principles of the Jewish


KBM2711‑2840                                    Administrative law and process of communal agencies

KBM2970                                            Civil service. Employees of communal agencies

KBM3000‑3036.5                                 Police and public safety

KBM3040.5‑3073                                 Public property. Communal property. Restraints on private


KBM3075‑3097                                    Public health

KBM3098‑3122                                    Medical legislation

KBM3124‑3125                                    Birth control. Family planning

KBM3127‑3134                                    Environmental law

KBM3137‑3183                                    Cultural affairs

KBM3190‑3436                                    Economic law

KBM3440‑3504.5                                 Transportation and communication

KBM3515‑3519                                    Professions

KBM3526‑3695                                    Public finance

KBM3709‑3729                                    Measures in time of war, national emergency, or economic


KBM3738‑3785                                    Community defense. Military law

KBM3790‑4855                                    Criminal law and procedure


Subclass KBP


KBP1-4860                              Islamic law.  Shar§#ah.  Fiqh

KBP2.2‑8                                      Bibliography

KBP9.5                                         Monographic series

KBP10‑14.5                                  Societies. Associations

KBP15                                          Congresses. Conferences

KBP18                                          Academies. Institutes

KBP40                                          Encyclopedias. Dictionaries


KBP40.2                                       Maxims. Quotations

KBP40.5                                       Directories

KBP41                                          Legal research

KBP42‑43                                     Legal education. Study and teaching

KBP50‑69                                     History, development and application of Islamic law

KBP70-75.4                                  Biography

KBP100‑136.8                               Sources

KBP144                                        General works

KBP173.25‑.6                               Islamic law and other disciplines or subjects

KBP174‑190.5                               Observances and practice of Islam

KBP250‑420                                  Schools of thought. Islamic legal schools. Madh~hib

KBP425‑466.3                               Uãl al‑fiqh. Jurisprudence and theory of law. Science of

legal reasoning

KBP469                                        Influence of other legal systems on Islamic law

KBP470                                        Law reform. Criticism. Tan§m

KBP480‑485                                  Conflict of laws. Tan~zu’ al‑qaw~n§n

KBP490‑4860                                Furã# al‑fiqh. Substantive law. Branches of law

KBP490.2‑.95                                     General works. Treatises

KBP491‑497.95                                   Particular genres

KBP500‑509.8                                     General concepts

KBP524‑638                                        Aw~l shakh§yah

KBP639‑1154                                      Mu#~mal~t

KBP1155‑1194                                    Intellectual and industrial property

KBP1234‑1259                                    Unfair competition

KBP1270‑1467                                    Labor laws and legislation

KBP1468‑1569                                    Social laws and legislation

KBP1572‑1942                                    Courts and procedure

KBP2000‑2035                                    Public law. The state and Islam

KBP2101‑2612                                    Constitution of the state. Constitutional law

KBP2730‑2968                                    Government and administration. Siy~sah. Administrative


KBP2970                                             Civil service. Employees of communal agencies

KBP3000‑3037                                    Police and public safety

KBP3040.5‑3072                                 Public property. Government property

KBP3075‑3096.5                                 Public health

KBP3098‑3121.5                                 Medical legislation

KBP3122                                             Veterinary medicine and hygiene. Veterinary public health

KBP3123‑3123.5                                 Animal protection. Animal welfare. Animal rights

KBP3124‑3125                                    Birth control. Family planning

KBP3127‑3135                                    Environmental law

KBP3137‑3183.3                                 Cultural affairs

KBP3190‑3437                                    Economic law

KBP3440‑3512                                    Transportation and communication

KBP3515‑3521                                    Professions. Intelligentsia

KBP3526‑3705                                    Public finance

KBP3709‑3727                                    Government measures in time of war, national emergency,

or economic crisis

KBP3738‑3785                                    Military law


KBP3790‑4860                                    Criminal law and procedure


Subclass KBR


KBR2‑4090                             History of canon law

KBR2‑19                                       Bibliography

KBR21                                          Annuals. Annuaires. Yearbooks

KBR22                                          Monographic series

KBR27‑41.7                                  Official acts of the Holy See

KBR42-54.5                                  Decisions of ecclesiastical tribunals and courts, and related


KBR56                                          Encyclopedias. Law dictionaries. Terms and phrases.


KBR64                                          Directories

KBR74‑83                                     Auxiliary sciences

KBR100.A‑Z                                  Proverbia. Legal maxims. Brocardica juris. Regulae juris

KBR105.A‑Z                                  Formularies. Clauses and forms. Formularia

KBR122-124                                  Collective biography of canonists or jurists

KBR127‑129.5                               Trials

KBR130‑132                                  Legal research. Legal bibliography. Methods of bibliographic


KBR133‑134                                  Legal education. Study and teaching

KBR136‑148                                  Societies. Associations. Academies, etc.

KBR150                                        Conferences. Symposia

KBR160                                        General works

KBR190-2154.5                             Sources

KBR2155‑2157                              Canon law and other disciplines or subjects

KBR2160‑2204.5                           Canonical jurisprudence. Canonical science

KBR2205‑2206.3                           Influence of other legal systems on Canon law

KBR2207                                      Law reform and policies. Criticism

KBR2208.A‑Z                                General concepts and principles, A‑Z

KBR2224‑2295                              Ius ecclesiasticum privatum

KBR2310-3026                              Constitution of the Church

KBR3040‑3070                              The teaching office of the church. Magisterium. De ecclesiae

munere docendi

KBR3077-3165                              Sacraments. Administration of sacraments. De sacramentis

et administratione

KBR3180‑3182                              Sacramentals. Sacramentalia

KBR3184‑3256                              Other acts of divine worship. De ceteris actibus Cultus Divini

KBR3264‑3280                              Social work of the Church. Public welfare. Caritas

KBR3320‑3460                              Church property. Church economics and finance.


KBR3500‑3774                              Penal (Criminal) law. De lege poenali

KBR3780‑3983                              Judiciary. Ecclesiastical courts and procedure. De


KBR4000-4090                              Church and state relationships. De relationibus inter

ecclesiam et status. Ius publicum ecclesiae



Subclass KBU


KBU2‑4820                             Law of the Roman Catholic Church. The Holy See

KBU2‑19                                       Bibliography

KBU21                                          Annuals. Annuaires. Yearbooks

KBU22                                          Monographic series

KBU25‑26                                     Official gazette of the Holy See

KBU26.8-41.5                               Official acts of the Holy See

KBU42‑54.5                                  Decisions of ecclesiastical tribunals and courts, and related


KBU56                                          Encyclopedias

KBU56.5                                       Dictionaries. Terms and phrases. Vocabularies

KBU64                                          Directories

KBU102                                        Form books. Clauses and forms

KBU127‑129.5                               Trials

KBU130‑132                                  Legal research. Legal bibliography. Methods of bibliographic


KBU133                                        Legal education. Study and teaching

KBU136‑148                                  Societies. Associations. Academies, etc.

KBU149                                        Academies. Institutes

KBU150                                        Conferences. Symposia

KBU160                                        General works

KBU180.A‑Z                                  Works on diverse aspects of a particular subject and falling

within several branches of the law. By subject, A‑Z

KBU195-1565                                Collections. Compilations. Selections

KBU2155-2157                              Canon law and other disciplines or subjects

KBU2160‑2204                              Canonical jurisprudence. Theory and science of canon law

KBU2205‑2206                              Influence of other legal systems on canon law

KBU2207                                      Law reform and policies. Criticism

KBU2208.A‑Z                                Concepts applying to several branches of the law, A‑Z

KBU2210‑2212                              The codes of canon law

KBU2215-2308                              General norms and principles. De normis generalibus

KBU2310-3026                              Constitution of the Church

KBU3040‑3070                              The teaching office of the Church. Magisterium. De

ecclesiae munere docendi

KBU3075-3165                              Sacraments. Administration of sacraments. De sacramentis

et administratione

KBU3180‑3182                              Sacramentals. Sacramentalia

KBU3184‑3256                              Other acts of divine worship. De ceteris actibus Cultus Divini

KBU3264‑3280                              Social work of the Church. Public welfare. Caritas

KBU3282‑3310                              Medical ethics and legislation. Church policy

KBU3320‑3460                              Church property. Church economics and finance

KBU3500‑3774                              Sanctions in the Church. Criminal law. De sanctionibus in

Ecclesia. De lege poenali

KBU3780‑3985                              Courts and procedure. De processibus

KBU4000‑4097                              Church and state relationships. De relationibus inter

ecclesiam et status. Ius publicum ecclesiae

KBU4112-4820                              Local Church government



Subclass KD


KD                                         Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland

KD51‑9500                                   England and Wales

KD8850‑9312                                Local laws of England

KD9320‑9355                                Local laws of Wales

KD9400‑9500                                Wales

KDC51‑990                                   Scotland

KDE 21‑580                                  Northern Ireland

KDG26‑540                                   Isle of Man.  Channel Islands

KDK21‑1950                                 Ireland (Eire)


Subclass KDZ


KDZ1‑4999                             America.  North America

KDZ1101‑1199                              Organization of American States (OAS)

KDZ2001-2499.2                           Bermuda

KDZ3001-3499                              Greenland

KDZ4001-4499                              St. Pierre and Miquelon


Subclass KE


KE                                         Law of Canada

KE1‑9450                                     Federal law.  Common and collective provincial law

                                                   Individual provinces and territories

KEA1‑599                                           Alberta

KEB1‑599                                           British Columbia

KEM1‑599                                           Manitoba

KEN1‑599                                           New Brunswick

KEN1201‑1799                                    Newfoundland

KEN5401‑5999                                    Northwest Territories

KEN7401‑7999                                    Nova Scotia

KEO1‑1199                                         Ontario

KEP1‑599                                           Prince Edward Island

KEQ1‑1199                                         Quebec

KES1‑599                                            Saskatchewan

KEY1‑599                                           Yukon Territory

KEZ1‑9999                                    Individual cities, A‑Z


Subclass KF


KF                                         Law of the United States

KF1‑9827                                     Federal law.  Common and collective state law

                                                   Individual states

KFA1‑599                                           Alabama

KFA1201‑1799                                    Alaska

KFA2401‑2999                                    Arizona

KFA3601‑4199                                    Arkansas

KFC1‑1199                                         California

KFC1801‑2399                                    Colorado

KFC3601‑4199                                    Connecticut


KFD1‑599                                           Delaware

KFD1201‑1799                                    District of Columbia

KFF1‑599                                           Florida

KFG1‑599                                           Georgia

KFH1‑599                                           Hawaii

KFI1‑599                                            Idaho

KFI1201‑1799                                     Illinois

KFI3001‑3599                                     Indiana

KFI4201‑4799                                     Iowa

KFK1‑599                                           Kansas

KFK1201‑1799                                    Kentucky

KFL1‑599                                           Louisiana

KFM1‑599                                           Maine

KFM1201‑1799                                    Maryland

KFM2401‑2999                                    Massachusetts

KFM4201‑4799                                    Michigan

KFM5401‑5999                                    Minnesota

KFM6601‑7199                                    Mississippi

KFM7801‑8399                                    Missouri

KFM9001‑9599                                    Montana 

KFN1‑599                                           Nebraska

KFN601‑1199                                      Nevada

KFN1201‑1799                                    New Hampshire

KFN1801‑2399                                    New Jersey

KFN3601‑4199                                    New Mexico

KFN5001‑6199                                    New York

KFN7401‑7999                                    North Carolina

KFN8601‑9199                                    North Dakota

KFO1‑599                                           Ohio

KFO1201‑1799                                    Oklahoma

KFO2401‑2999                                    Oregon

KFP1‑599                                           Pennsylvania

KFR1‑599                                           Rhode Island

KFS1801‑2399                                     South Carolina

KFS3001‑3599                                     South Dakota

KFT1‑599                                           Tennessee

KFT1201‑1799                                    Texas

KFU1‑599                                           Utah

KFV1‑599                                           Vermont

KFV2401‑2999                                    Virginia

KFW1‑599                                          Washington

KFW1201‑1799                                   West Virginia

KFW2401‑2999                                   Wisconsin

KFW4201‑4799                                   Wyoming

KFX1‑9999                                    Individual cities, A‑Z

KFZ1801‑2399                              Northwest Territory

KFZ8601‑9199                              Confederate States of America


Subclass KG


KG1‑999                                 Latin America (General)


KG3001‑3999                          Mexico and Central America (General)

KGA1‑9000                                   Belize

KGB1‑9000                                   Costa Rica

KGC1‑9800                                   El Salvador

KGD1‑9990                                   Guatemala

KGE1‑9990                                   Honduras

KGF1‑9900                                   Mexico

KGG1‑9800                                   Nicaragua

KGH1‑8000                                   Panama

KGH9001‑9499                             Panama Canal Zone

                                             West Indies.  Caribbean area

KGJ1‑999                                     General

KGJ7001‑7499                              Anguilla

KGK1‑499                                     Antigua and Barbuda

KGK1001‑1499                              Aruba

KGL1‑499                                     Bahamas

KGL1001‑1499                              Barbados

KGL2001‑2499                              Bonaire

KGL3001‑3499                              British Leeward Islands

KGL4001‑4499                              British Virgin Islands

KGL5001‑5999                              British West Indies

KGL6001‑6499                              British Windward Islands

KGM1‑499                                    Cayman Islands

KGN1‑9800                                   Cuba

KGP1‑499                                     Curaçao

KGP2001‑2499                              Dominica

KGQ1‑9800                                   Dominican Republic

KGR1‑499                                     Dutch Leeward Islands (General)

KGR1001‑1499                              Dutch West Indies (Netherlands Antilles)

KGR2001‑2499                              Dutch Windward Islands (General)

KGR3001‑3499                              French West Indies (General)     

KGR4001‑4499                              Grenada

KGR5001‑5499                              Guadeloupe

KGS1‑9000                                   Haiti

KGT1‑499                                     Jamaica

KGT1001‑1499                              Martinique

KGT2001‑2499                              Montserrat

KGU1‑499                                     Navassa Islands

KGV1‑8200                                   Puerto Rico

KGW1‑499                                    Saba

KGW2001‑2499                             Saint Christopher (Saint Kitts), Nevis, and Anguilla

KGW3001‑3499                             Saint Lucia

KGW5001‑5499                             Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

KGW7001‑7499                             Sint Eustatius

KGW8001‑8499                             Sint Maarten

KGX1‑499                                     Trinidad and Tobago

KGY1‑499                                     Turks and Caicos Islands

KGZ1‑499                                     Virgin Islands of the United States


Subclass KH



KH1‑999                                 South America (General)

KHA1‑9800                                   Argentina

KHC1‑8200                                   Bolivia

KHD1‑9900                                   Brazil

KHF1‑9800                                   Chile

KHH1‑9900                                   Colombia

KHK1‑9990                                   Ecuador

KHL1‑9000                                   Falkland Islands

KHM1‑9000                                   French Guiana

KHN1‑9000                                   Guyana

KHP1‑9700                                   Paraguay

KHQ1‑9800                                   Peru

KHS1‑9000                                   Surinam

KHU1‑9800                                   Uruguay

KHW1‑9900                                  Venezuela


Subclasses KJ-KKZ


KJ                                          Europe

KJ2‑1040                                      History of Law

KJ160‑1040                                  Germanic law

KJA2‑3660                                    Roman law

KJC2‑9799                                    Regional comparative and uniform law

KJE5‑7975                                    Regional organization and integration.  Comparative law

KJG1‑4999                                   Albania

KJH1‑499                                     Andorra

KJJ1‑4999                                    Austria

KJK1‑4999                                    Belgium

KJM1‑4999                                   Bulgaria

KJN1‑499                                     Cyprus

KJP1‑4999                                    Czechoslovakia

KJR1‑4999                                    Denmark

KJS1‑4985                                    Estonia

KJT1‑4999                                    Finland


KJV2‑9158                                          National laws

KJW51‑4360                                       Individual regions, provinces, departments, etc.

KJW5201‑9600                                    Individual cities


KK2‑9799.3                                        Germany and West Germany

KKA7‑9796                                         East Germany

KKB‑KKC                                            Individual states, provinces, and cities

KKE1‑4999                                   Greece 

KKF1‑4999                                   Hungary

KKG1‑499                                     Iceland

KKH1‑4999                                   Italy

KKI1‑4890                                    Latvia

KKJ1‑499                                     Liechtenstein

KKJ501‑9890                                Lithuania

KKK1‑499                                     Luxembourg

KKK1001‑1499                              Malta


KKL1‑499                                     Monaco

KKM1‑4999                                   Netherlands

KKN1‑4999                                   Norway

KKP1‑4999                                   Poland

KKQ1‑4999                                   Portugal

KKR1‑4999                                   Romania

KKS1‑499                                     San Marino

KKT1‑4999                                   Spain

KKV1-4999                                   Sweden

KKW1‑4999                                  Switzerland

KKX1‑4999                                   Turkey

KKY1‑4999                                   Ukraine (1991‑    )

KKZ1‑4999                                   Yugoslavia


Subclass KL


                                             Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica

KL2‑5915                                     History of law.  The ancient orient

KL2‑135                                             General

KL147‑177                                          Ancient legal systems compared

KL190‑420                                          Sources

KL700‑2215                                        Mesopotamia.  Assyro‑Babylonian law

KL1000‑1299                                      Sumer

KL1600‑1899                                      Assyria

KL2200‑2499                                      Babylonia

KL2800‑3099                                      Egypt

KL3500‑3799                                      Elam

KL4110‑4399                                      Greek law

KL4700‑4999                                      Hittite law

KL5300‑5599                                      Persia

KL5900‑6199                                      Phoenicia


                                                         Turkey, see KKX

KLA1‑9999                                         Russia.  Soviet Union

KLB1‑6499                                          Russia (Federation, 1992‑    )

KLD1‑490                                           Armenian S.S.R. (to 1991)

KLE1‑490                                           Azerbaijan

KLF1‑490                                           Belarus (Republic)

                                                         Estonia, see KJS

KLH1‑490                                           Georgia (Republic)

                                                         Latvia, see KKI

                                                         Lithuania, see KKJ

KLM1‑490                                           Moldova

KLN1‑489                                           Russian S.F.S.R. (to 1991)

KLP1‑4989                                          Ukraine (1919‑1991)

KLP9001‑9499                                    Zakavkazskaia Sotsialisticheskaia Federativnaia Sovetskaia

Respublika (to 1936)

KLQ1‑499                                           Bukharskaia Narodnaia Sovetskaia Respublika (to 1924)

KLR1‑490                                           Kazakhstan

KLR1001‑1499                                    Khorezmskaia Sovetskaia Sotsialisticheskaia Respublika (to 1924)

KLS1‑490                                            Kyrgyzstan


KLT1‑490                                           Tadjikistan

KLV1‑490                                           Turkmenistan

KLW1‑490                                          Uzbekistan


Subclass KM


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


KM1‑999                                             General

                                                         Middle East.  Southwest Asia

KMC1‑799                                                 Regional comparative and uniform law

KME10-799                                               Regional organization and integration

KMF1‑293.5                                              Armenia (Republic)

KMF1001‑1490                                          Bahrain

KMG1‑489                                                Gaza

KMH1‑4990                                               Iran

KMJ1‑4990                                               Iraq

KMK1‑4990                                               Israel


KML1‑490                                                 Jerusalem

KMM1‑490                                                Jordan

KMM501‑994                                             West Bank (Territory under Israeli occupation, 1967‑    )

KMN1‑499                                                 Kuwait

KMP1‑490                                                 Lebanon

KMQ1‑490                                                Oman

KMQ1001‑1499                                         Palestine (to 1948)

KMS1‑490                                                 Qatar

KMT1‑4990                                               Saudi Arabia

                                                               Southern Yemen, see KMY

KMU1‑490                                                 Syria

KMV1‑9870                                               United Arab Emirates

KMX1001‑1526                                          Yemen

KMY1‑489                                                 Yemen (People's Democratic Republic) (to 1990)


Subclass KN


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


                                                         South Asia.  Southeast Asia.  East Asia

KNC1‑999                                                 Regional comparative and uniform law

KNE150‑499                                              Regional organization and integration

KNF1‑4990                                               Afghanistan

KNG1‑4990                                               Bangladesh

KNH1‑490                                                 Bhutan

KNK1‑490                                                 Brunei

KNL1‑4990                                               Burma

KNM1‑4990                                               Cambodia

KNN1‑9000                                               China

KNP1‑599                                                 China (Republic, 1949‑   ).  Taiwan

KNQ1‑9665                                               China (People's Republic, 1949‑    )

KNR1‑489                                                 Hong Kong


KNS1‑4999                                                India

KNT‑KNU                                                        States, cities, etc.

KNV1‑489                                                 French Indochina

KNW1‑4990                                              Indonesia

KNX1‑4999                                               Japan

KNY10‑220                                                     Cities, etc.


Subclass KP


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


South Asia.  Southeast Asia.  East Asia

KPA1‑4990                                               Korea.  South Korea

KPC1‑4990                                               Democratic People's Republic of Korea.  North Korea

KPE1‑4990                                                Laos

KPF1‑489                                                 Macao

KPG1‑6999                                               Malaysia

KPG7001‑9999                                                States of East and West Malaysia (1957‑    ) (Part 1)


KPH1‑4990                                                     States of East and West Malaysia (1957‑    ) (Part 2)

KPH5001‑5490                                          Maldives

KPJ1‑490                                                  Mongolia

KPK1‑490                                                 Nepal

KPL1‑4990                                                Pakistan

KPM1‑4990                                               Philippines

KPP1‑499                                                 Singapore

KPS1‑4990                                                Sri Lanka

KPT1‑4990                                               Thailand

KPV1‑8094                                               Vietnam

KPW1‑489                                                Vietnam.  South Vietnam


Subclass KQ


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


KQ2‑197                                             History of law

KQ2010‑9000                                      Law of indigenous peoples

KQC1‑999                                           Regional comparative and uniform law

KQE10‑1249                                       Regional organization and integration

KQG1‑4990                                         Algeria

KQH1‑4990                                         Angola

KQJ1‑490                                           Benin

KQK1‑490                                           Botswana

KQM1‑499                                          British Central Africa Protectorate

KQP1‑499                                           British Indian Ocean Territory

KQP1001‑1499                                    British Somaliland

KQT1‑490                                           Burkina Faso

KQV1‑490                                           Burundi

KQW1‑8020                                        Cameroon

KQX1‑490                                           Cape Verde



Subclass KR


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


KRB1‑490                                           Central African Republic

KRC1‑490                                           Chad

KRE1‑490                                           Comoros

KRG1‑490                                           Congo

KRK1‑490                                           Djibouti

KRL1‑499                                           East Africa Protectorate

KRM1‑4990                                         Egypt

KRN1-499                                           Eritrea

KRP1‑4990                                         Ethiopia

KRR1‑499                                           French Equatorial Africa

KRS1‑499                                           French West Africa

KRU1‑490                                           Gabon

KRV1‑489                                           Gambia

KRW1‑499                                          German East Africa

KRX1‑4990                                         Ghana

KRY1‑499                                           Gibraltar


Subclass KS


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica


KSA1‑490                                           Guinea

KSC1‑490                                           Guinea‑Bissau

KSE1‑490                                            Equatorial Guinea

KSE601‑699                                        Ifni

KSG1‑499                                           Italian East Africa

KSG1001‑1499                                    Italian Somaliland

KSH1‑4990                                         Ivory Coast

KSK1‑4990                                          Kenya

KSL1‑490                                            Lesotho

KSN1‑490                                           Liberia

KSP1‑4990                                          Libya

KSR1‑490                                           Madagascar

KSS1‑490                                            Malawi

KST1‑490                                           Mali

KSU1‑490                                           Mauritania

KSV1‑490                                           Mauritius

KSV5001‑5490                                    Mayotte

KSW1‑4990                                         Morocco

KSX1‑4990                                          Mozambique

KSY1‑4990                                          Namibia

KSZ1‑490                                            Niger


Subclass KT


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica



KTA1‑9150                                         Nigeria

KTC1‑499                                           Réunion

KTD1‑490                                           Rwanda

KTE1‑490                                           Saint Helena

KTF1‑490                                           São Tomé and Principe

KTG1‑4990                                         Senegal

KTH1‑490                                           Seychelles

KTJ1‑490                                           Sierra Leone

KTK1‑490                                           Somalia

KTL1‑9560                                         South Africa, Republic of

KTN1‑499                                           Spanish West Africa (to 1958)

KTN601‑699                                       Spanish Sahara (to 1975)

KTQ1‑4990                                         Sudan

KTR1‑490                                           Swaziland

KTT1‑9910                                         Tanzania

KTU1‑490                                           Togo

KTV1‑4990                                         Tunisia

KTW1‑490                                          Uganda

KTX1‑4990                                         Zaire

KTY1‑490                                           Zambia

KTY1501‑1599                                    Zanzibar (to 1964)

KTZ1‑490                                           Zimbabwe


Subclass KU


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica

Pacific Area

KU1‑4999                                           Australia

KUA‑KUH                                                  States and territories

                                                               External territories

KUN501‑599                                                   Norfolk Island

KUN3001‑3050                                          Cities, communities, etc.

KUQ1‑4990                                         New Zealand


Subclass KV


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica

Pacific Area

Pacific area jurisdictions

                                                               Regional comparative and uniform law

KVB1-999                                                       Australia and New Zealand

KVC1-999                                                       Other Pacific area jurisdictions

KVE200‑349                                              Regional organization and integration

KVH1‑490                                                 American Samoa

KVH1001‑1499                                          British New Guinea (Territory of Papua)

KVL1‑489                                                 Cook Islands

KVM1‑489                                                 Easter Island

KVN1‑490                                                 Fiji

KVP1‑100                                                 French Polynesia

KVP1001‑1099                                          German New Guinea (to 1914)

KVQ1‑490                                                 Guam


KVR1‑490                                                 Kiribati

KVS1‑490                                                 Marshall Islands

KVS501‑990                                              Micronesia (Federated States)

KVS2501‑2999                                          Midway Islands

KVU1‑499                                                 Nauru

KVU1001‑1099                                          Netherlands New Guinea (to 1963)

KVW1‑490                                                New Caledonia


Subclass KW


Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica

Pacific Area

Pacific area jurisdictions

KWA1‑489                                                Niue

KWC1‑490                                                Northern Mariana Islands

KWE1‑499                                                Pacific Islands (Trust Territory)

KWG1‑490                                                Palau

KWH1‑490                                                Papua New Guinea

KWL1‑499                                                Pitcairn Island

KWL2001‑2490                                         Solomon Islands

KWP1‑490                                                Tonga

KWQ1‑490                                                Tuvalu

KWR1‑490                                                Vanuatu

KWT1‑489                                                Wake Island

KWT2001‑2490                                         Wallis and Futuna Islands

KWW1‑490                                               Western Samoa

KWX                                             Antarctica


Subclass KZ


KZ2‑6795                               Law of nations

KZ2‑5.5                                        Bibliography

KZ24‑38                                       Societies, etc.

KZ27‑37                                             National

KZ(60)‑62.5                                  Intergovernmental congresses and conferences

KZ(63)‑1152                                 Sources.  Fontes juris gentium

KZ118‑194                                          Treaties and other international agreements

KZ119‑165                                                To 1920

KZ170‑173                                                1920‑

KZ176‑182.5                                             Boundary treaties

KZ183‑183.5                                             Treaties of arbitration, investigation, etc.

KZ184‑194                                                Peace treaties

KZ199‑218                                          Judicial decisions and arbitral awards.  Law reports

KZ221‑1152                                        By region or country

KZ1165‑1208                                Trials

KZ1168‑1208                                      War crime trials

KZ1234‑1236                                Legal research.  Legal bibliography

KZ1249‑1252                                International law and other disciplines

KZ1255‑1273                                Theory and principles

KZ1267‑1273                                      Domain of the law of nations

KZ1284‑1285.5                             Methodology


KZ1287‑1296                                Codification of the law of nations

KZ1298‑1304                                The law of treaties.  System of treaty law

KZ(1319)‑(1327)                           International legal regimes

KZ1329‑3085                                Early/Medieval development to ca. 1900.  Ius Naturae et Gentium

KZ1330‑1339                                      Peace of Westphalia to the French Revolution (1648‑1789)

KZ1345‑1369                                      French Revolution to the American Civil War (1789‑1861)

KZ1373‑1387.2                                   American Civil War to the First Conference of the Hague


KZ2064‑3085                                      Publicists.  Writers on public international law

KZ3092‑3405                                20th century

KZ3110‑3405                                      Publicists.  Writers on public international law

KZ3410                                        21st century

KZ3670‑3881                                Objects of the law of nations.  Territory and its different parts

KZ3900‑(5490)                              The international legal community and members

KZ3910‑(5490)                                    Subjects of the law of nations

KZ4002‑4080                                            The state

KZ4110                                                    By region

KZ4112‑4820                                            By state

KZ4850‑(5490)                                          Intergovernmental organizations.  IGOs

KZ4853‑(4934)                                                The League of Nations

KZ(4935)‑5275                                                The United Nations

KZ(5330)‑(5490)                                             Regional organizations

KZ5510‑6299                                International law of peace and peace enforcement

KZ5586‑5893                                      The system of collective security

KZ5615‑5893                                            Arms control and disarmament regimes

KZ5637‑5645                                                  Conventional arms control

KZ5647‑5686                                                  Nuclear (Strategic) arms limitation

KZ5687‑5788.5                                               Nuclear weapon free zones and zones of peace

KZ5834‑5865                                                  Other weapons of mass destruction

KZ5870‑5893                                                  Mutual and balanced reduction of armed forces

KZ5900‑5967                                            Military pact systems for collective self‑defense

KZ6009‑6299                                            Pacific settlement of international disputes and conflict


KZ6115‑6299                                                  Arbitration and adjudication

KZ6350‑6785                                Enforced settlement of international disputes

KZ6360‑6373                                      Non‑military coercion

KZ6374‑(6377)                                    Threat of force

KZ6378‑6795                                      Law of war and neutrality.  Jus belli

KZ6427‑6437                                            Warfare on land

KZ6440‑6530                                            Humanitarian law

KZ6540‑6660                                            Warfare on sea

KZ6665‑6714                                            Air warfare

KZ6730‑6785                                            The end of war.  Armistice.  Surrender.  Postliminy

KZA1002‑(4205)                      Law of the sea

KZA1040‑1065                              Intergovernmental congresses and conferences

KZA1118‑1122                              Treaties and other international agreements

KZA1340‑1417                              Concepts and principles

KZA1340                                            Mare clausum doctrine

KZA1348‑1405                                    Mare liberum doctrine

KZA1430‑1690                              Maritime boundaries

KZA1630‑1664                                    Continental shelf


KZA(3481)‑(3900)                         Marine resources conservation and development

KZA(3891)‑(3900)                               High‑seas fisheries and fisheries regimes

KZA4130‑(4205)                            Public order of the oceans

KZD1002‑6715                        Space law.  Law of outer space

KZD1040‑1065                              Intergovernmental congresses and conferences

KZD1118‑1122                              Treaties and other international agreements

KZD1340‑1400                              Concepts and principles.  Theory

KZD1390‑1400                                    Regulated use theory

KZD1410                                      The source of the law of space

KZD1420‑1455                              Boundaries

KZD3489‑4406                              Peaceful uses of outer space

KZD3489.5‑3608                                 Space resources

KZD4030‑4326                                    Public order in space and outer space

KZD4080‑4210                                          Space flight

KZD(4301)‑4310                                        Space communication

KZD4320.2‑4326                                 Rescue operations in outer space

KZD4440‑4406                                    Liability for accidents

KZD5614‑6715                              Un‑peaceful uses of outer space

KZD5620‑5622.2                                 Treaties and other international agreements

KZD5648‑5680.2                                 Disarmament and demilitarization regimes in outer space