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New Titles List for the Week of July 9, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Wei Zhuang. Intellectual property rights and climate change: interpreting the TRIPS Agreement for environmentally sound technologies. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

K1401.Z489 2017

 

This is a systematic analysis of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) and how it can be used to promote the development of environmentally sound technologies. 

 

 

 

 

 

The psychology of juries. Margaret Bull Kovera, ed.  American Psychological Association, 2017.

KF8972.P79 2017

 

The essays in this book sum up the current state of psychological research on juries and suggest new avenues of inquiry for the future. Topics include juror decision making, collaborative remembering, jury simulation research, and the effects of race, ethnicity, and culture on jury behavior.

 

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

David Vogel. Kindred strangers: the uneasy relationship between politics and business in America. Princeton University Press, 1996.

JK467.V643 1996

Civil Procedure

Roger S. Haydock and David F. Herr. Discovery practice. Eighth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2017.

KF8900.H423 2017

Conflict of Laws

International aspects of U.S. litigation: a practitioner's deskbook. James E. Berger, ed. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF413.J87I58 2017

Criminal Law

Tell the client's story: mitigation in criminal and death penalty cases. Edward Monahan and James Clark, eds. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF9240.T45 2017

Environmental Law and Policy

Elizabeth Byers and Karin Marchetti Ponte. The conservation easement handbook. Second edition. Land Trust Alliance 2005.

KF736.L3D54 2005

Lakshman D. Guruswamy and Mariah Zebrowski Leach. International environmental law in a nutshell. Fifth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

K3585.G87 2017

Evidence

Gary Lawson. Evidence of the law: proving legal claims. The University of Chicago Press, 2017.

KF8935.L39 2017

Health Law

Barbara J. Zabawa and JoAnn Eickhoff-Shemek. Rule the rules of workplace wellness programs. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF3515.Z33 2017

Immigration Law

David Weissbrodt, Laura Danielson, and Howard S. Myers III. Immigration law and procedure in a nutshell. Seventh edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4819.3.W4 2017

International Business Transactions

Lutz-Christian Wolff. The law of cross-border business transactions: principles, concepts, skills. Wolters Kluwer, 2013.

K1030.4.W65 2013

Internet Law

Ryan Garcia and Thaddeus Hoffmeister. Social media law in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF390.5.C6G37 2017

Legal Education

Michael Hunter Schwartz, Sophie M. Sparrow, and Gerald F. Hess. Teaching law by design: engaging students from the syllabus to the final exam. Second edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2017.

KF272.S37 2017

Survey of law school faculty: view of law school management. Primary Research Group, 2016.

KF272.S88 2016

Legal Profession

Alexander Y. Benikov. How to start a law practice. Carolina Academic Press, 2017.

KF300.B46 2017


New Government Documents List

 

Affirming Congress' constitutional oversight responsibilities: subpoena authority and recourse for failure to comply with lawfully issued subpoenas. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016h

At what cost? Examining the social cost of carbon. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 28, 2017.

KF27.S395 2017

Checking China's maritime push. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 28, 2017.

KF27.F638 2017

Classifications and redactions in FBI's investigative file. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 12, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016r

Combating superbugs: U.S. public health responses to antibiotic resistance. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 14, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016f

Continuing America's leadership: realizing the promise of precision medicine for patients. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining precision medicine for patients, May 5, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015p

Continuing America's leadership: the future of medical innovation for patients. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the future of medical innovation for patients, April 28, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015o

Democracy under threat in Ethiopia. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 9, 2017.

KF27.F632 2017

Department of Energy oversight: Office of Fossil Energy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 11, 2016.

KF27.S3935 2016c

Department of Energy oversight: the DOE loan guarantee program. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 3, 2016.

KF27.S3935 2016d

Ensuring sound science at EPA. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 22, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016f

Hydraulic fracturing: banning proven technologies on possibilities instead of probabilities. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015p

Legislative hearing on S. 518, a bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide for technical assistance for small treatment works, S. 692, the  Water Infrastructure Flexibility Act of 2017  and S. 675, the  Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2017.

KF26.E648 2017

Legislative issues for transportation reauthorization. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 21, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011r

Medicare and Medicaid program integrity: combating improper payments and ineligible providers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 24, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016g

National Science Foundation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.S3985 2017a

Next step to Mars: deep space habitats: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 18, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016e

Nomination of Hon. Beth F. Cobert. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, nomination of Honorable Beth F. Cobert to be Director, Office of Personnel Management, February 4, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016b

Nomination of Jeffrey A. Rosen. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session: nomination of Honorable Jeffrey A. Rosen to be a Governor, U.S. Postal Service, April 21, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016f

Nominations of Hon. Robert G. Taub and Hon. Mark D. Acton. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session:  Nominations of Robert G. Taub and Hon. Mark D. Acton to be Commissioners, Postal Regulatory Commission, November 15, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016i

Nominations of P. David Lopez to serve as General Counsel and Charlotte Burrows to serve as a member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on nominations of P. David Lopez, of Arizona, to be General Counsel, and Charlotte A. Burrows, of the District of Columbia, to be a member, both of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, November 13, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014v

Outbreaks, attacks, and accidents: combating biological threats. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 12, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016i

Oversight: review of EPA regulations replacing the Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) and the Clean Air Mercury Rule (CAMR). Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 30, 2011.

KF26.E623 2011d

Oversight hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency's implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act's unregulated drinking water contaminants program. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 12, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011q

Paid family leave: the benefits for businesses and working families. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... July 30, 2014.

KF26.L2733 2014a

Pending public lands, forests, and mining legislation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests and Mining of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on S. 132, S. 326, S. 1691, July 16, 2015.

KF26.E5582 2015b

Restoring the power of the purse: legislative options. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations and the Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits, and Administrative Rules of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 1, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016g

Status of the Deepwater Horizon natural resource damage assessment. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 28, 2011.

KF26.E682 2011a

Strengthening U.S. cybersecurity capabilities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 14, 2017.

KF27.S3985 2017

The challenges and impacts of federal regulations and wildfire management on outdoor recreation, hunting and fishing opportunities, and tourism on public lands on the Kenai Peninsula. Field hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 31, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016b

The Department of the Interior's budget request for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 23, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016k

The economic importance of modern, reliable energy infrastructure to West Virginia and the United States. Field hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, one Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, August 29, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016n

Time and attendance abuse at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 7, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016h

Toxic chemicals and children's environmental health. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, October 26, 2010, Newark, NJ.

KF26.E6773 2010c

Turkey's democracy under challenge. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, April 5, 2017.

KF27.F6422 2017a

Undermining democratic institutions and splintering NATO: Russian disinformation aims. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 9, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017c

Unlocking the secrets of the universe: gravitational waves. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 24, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016d

Water Resources Development Act: legislative and policy proposals to benefit the economy, create jobs, protect public safety and maintain America's water resources infrastructure. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, November 17, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010o

Yellowstone River oil spill oversight. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 20, 2011.

KF26.E685 2011a