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New Titles List for the Week of December 21, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Raymond Nimmer and Jeff Dodd. Modern licensing law. 2014-2015 edition. Thomson West, 2014.

KF3145.Z9M64 2015

 

Cowritten by Professor Nimmer, this two-volume work provides a thorough foundation in current licensing law, with discussion of relevant doctrines of property, contracts, and public policy. Some of the specific issues covered include scope of license, royalties and other license fees, warranties, implied licenses, breach of contract, and antitrust law restraints on licensing.  

 

 

 

 

Roger W. Shuy. The language of murder cases: intentionality, predisposition, and voluntariness. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KF8968.54.S483 2014

 

This book uses the tools of linguistic analysis to examine the law and legal terminology of murder cases. The author describes a number of cases in which he has served as an expert language witness, analyzing the linguistic evidence contained in hearings, police interviews, and recordings of undercover conversations.

 

 


New Titles List

American Legal System

John B. Thornton. U.S. legal reasoning, writing, and practice for international lawyers. LexisNexis, 2014.

KF386.T483 2014

Child Custody and Support

Mimi Lyster Zemmelman. Building a parenting agreement that works: child custody agreements step by step. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF547.Z9L97 2014

Criminal Procedure

Martin Schönteich. Presumption of guilt : the global overuse of pretrial detention. Open Society Foundations, 2014.

K5437.S36 2014

E-Discovery

Xavier Rodriguez. Essentials of e-discovery. State Bar of Texas, 2014.

KFT1737.E87 2014

Employment Law

Barbara Kate Repa. Your rights in the workplace. Tenth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF3455.R47 2014

Higher Education Law

Carl Cohen. A conflict of principles: the battle over affirmative action at the University of Michigan. University Press of Kansas, 2014.

KFM4592.2.C64 2014

Judicial Process

Jason E. Whitehead. Judging judges: values and the rule of law. Baylor University Press, 2014.

KF8775.W48 2014

Property

Emily Doskow & Lina Gullen. Neighbor law: fences, trees, boundaries & noise. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF639.J67 2014

Russian Law

William E. Butler. Russian law and legal institutions. Wildy, Simmonds & Hill Publishing, 2014.

KLB68.B885 2014

Sexual Orientation and the Law

After legal equality: family, sex, kinship. Robert Leckey, ed. Routledge, 2015.

K699.A94 2015

Trusts and Wills

Mary Randolph. The executor's guide: settling a loved one's estate or trust. Sixth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF778.Z9R36 2014


New Government Documents List

 

Compulsory video licenses of title 17. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 8, 2014.

KF27.J85694 2014b

Constitutional solutions to our escalating national debt: examining balanced budget amendments. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF27.J8 2014g

Crisis in Egypt. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 25, 2013.

KF26.F6 2013n

Exploring Chapter 11 reform: corporate and financial institution insolvencies  treatment of derivatives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 26, 2014.

KF27.J874 2014d

Girls Count Act 2013  Naftali Fraenkel Rewards for Justice Act of 2014  Emergency Iron Dome Replenishment Act  expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners of conscience, in the People's Republic of China  and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the current situation in Iraq. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on H.R. 3398, H.R. 5041, H.R. 5235, H. Res. 281 and H. Res. 683, July 30, 2014.

KF27.F6 2014za

GSA's failure to meet the needs of the judiciary: a case study of bureaucratic negligence and waste. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 19, 2014.

KF27.J85694 2014e

IRS targeting scandal: the need for a special counsel. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 30, 2014.

KF27.J8 2014i

Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on H.R. 1129, April 29, 2014.

KF27.J874 2014c

Nomination of Beth F. Cobert. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session : nomination of Beth F. Cobert to be Deputy Director for Management, Office of Management and Budget,  October 2, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013t

Oversight of contractor performance information. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 6, 2014.

KF26.H6327 2014c

Preservation and reuse of copyrighted works. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 2, 2014.

KF27.J85694 2014c

Proposed merger of AT&T and  DIRECTV. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 24, 2014.

KF27.J874 2014f

Reaffirming the peaceful and collaborative resolution of maritime and jurisdictional disputes in the South China Sea and the East China Sea as provided for by universally recognized principles of international law, and reaffirming the strong support of the United States Government for freedom of navigation and other internationally lawful uses of sea and airspace in the Asia-Pacific region. Markup before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives,  One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on H. Res. 714, September 17, 2014.

KF27.F638 2014g

Safeguarding our nation's secrets: examining the national security workforce. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 20, 2013.

KF26.H6317 2013a

Spotlighting human rights in Southeast Asia. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 9, 2014.

KF27.F6 2014u

State and local perspectives on transportation. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, April 6, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011g

Strengthening government oversight: examining the roles and effectiveness of oversight positions within the federal workforce. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 19, 2013.

KF26.H6317 2013b

The growth of financial regulation and its impact on international competitiveness. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 5, 2014.

KF27.B54428 2014c

The Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF26.J868 2013

Various measures. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress,second session on H.R. 4347, H.R. 2283, H.R. 4411, H.R. 4640, H.R. 4653, H.Res. 435, H.Res. 562 and H. Res. 588.

KF27.F6 2014v