New Titles List for the Week of August 27, 2007

 

New Titles List for the Week of August 27, 2007

 

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

Previous editions of the New Books List may be found in the archive.

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Civil Procedure
  • Election Law
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • European Union Law
  • Federal Jurisdiction
  • Financing
  • Immigration Law
  • International Law and the Use of Force
  • Juvenile Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Legal Profession
  • Legal Theory
  • Legal Writing
  • Military Courts
  • Property
  • Supreme Courts
  • Tax Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

 

Craig N. Johnston, William F. Funk, Victor B. Flatt

Legal protection of the environment. Thomson/West, c2007 2nd ed.

KF3775.A7J64 2007

 

This new casebook is an excellent tool for teaching students how to analyze environmental issues and become environmental lawyers. It covers the most significant environmental programs, shows how they operate, and demonstrates how remaining ambiguities are resolved by both agencies and the courts.

 

J. Thomas Oldham

Texas homestead law.  John Quincy Adams Pub., c2006 3rd ed.

KFT1654.A7O44 2006

 

This book provides the relevant statutory and case law regarding homesteads in Texas. Professor Oldham provides insight and facilitates understanding by supplying comments on the development of the law where relevant.

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

 

James T. O'Reilly Administrative rulemaking : winning strategies when using or opposing federal agency regulations, 2nd ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF5411.O73 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Alternative Dispute Resolution

 

Loic Cadiet (dir.), ouvrage collectif, Thomas Clay, Emmanuel Jeuland Mediation et arbitrage : alternative dispute resolution : alternative a la justice ou justice alternative? Perspectives comparatives, Litec, 2005.

 

KJV4000.M43 2005

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Procedure

 

William V. Dorsaneo III, Elizabeth G. Thornburg Questions & answers : civil procedure, 1st ed. reprint., LexisNexis, c2004.

 

KF8841.D67 2004

 

 

 

 

 

Election Law

 

David R. Mayhew Electoral realignments : a critique of an American genre, Yale University Press, c2002.

 

JK2261.M364 2002

 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Law and Policy

 

Arie Trouwborst Precautionary rights and duties of states, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2006.

 

K3585.T768 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Craig N. Johnston, William F. Funk, Victor B. Flatt Legal protection of the environment, 2nd ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF3775.A7J64 2007

 

 

 

 

 

European Union Law

 

Angela K. Bourne, Editor The EU and teritorial politics within member states : conflict or co-operation?, Brill, 2004.

 

JN34.5.U8 2004

 

 

 

 

 

Federal Jurisdiction

 

Erwin Chemerinsky Federal jurisdiction, 5th ed., Aspen Publishers, c2007.

 

KF8858.C48 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Financing

 

Fred H. Miller The lawyer's guide to modern payment methods : ACH, debit, credit and more, 1st ed., American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm Section, c2007.

 

KF957.M553 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Immigration Law

 

Richard Plender Basic documents on international migration law, 3rd rev. ed., Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2007.

 

K3275.A35B37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Georgia Papagianni Institutional and policy dynamics of EU migration law, Martinus Nijhoff, c2006.

 

KJE6044.P37 2006

 

 

 

 

 

International Law and the Use of Force

 

Kenneth Manusama The United Nations Security Council in the post-cold war era : applying the principle of legality, M. Nijhoff Publishers, c2006.

 

KZ5038.M36 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Juvenile Law

 

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Legislative history of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, United Nations, 2007.

 

K639.A41989L45 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Law and Economics

 

Jeffrey L. Harrison prepared with the assistance of McCabe G. Harrison Law and economics in a nutshell, 4th ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

K487.E3H37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Profession

 

ABA Committee on Corporate Counsel The In-house counsel's essential toolkit, Section of Business Law, American Bar Association, c2007.

 

KF1425.I64 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Theory

 

Nicholas Rescher Fairness : theory & practice of distributive justice, Transaction Publishers, c2002.

 

HB835.R455 2002

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Writing

 

Thomas R. Haggard, George W. Kuney Legal drafting in a nutshell, 3rd ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF250.H343 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Military Courts

 

Stephen A. Saltzburg, Lee D. Schinasi, David A. Schlueter Military rules of evidence manual, 6th ed., LexisNexis, c2006.

 

KF7628.S25 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Property

 

Cornelius J. Moynihan, Sheldon F. Kurtz Introduction to the law of real property : an historical background of the common law of real property and its modern application, 3rd ed., West Group, c2002.

 

KF570.M6 2002

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sherry Hutt, et al. Cultural property law : a practioner's guide to the management, protection, and preservation of heritage resources, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, American Bar Association, c2004.

 

KF4310.C85 2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

J. Thomas Oldham Texas homestead law, 3rd ed., John Quincy Adams Pub., c2006.

 

KFT1654.A7O44 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Courts

 

Lee Epstein, et al. The Supreme Court compendium : data, decisions, and developments, 4th ed., CQ Press, c2007.

 

KF8742.S914 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Tax Law

 

M. David Gelfand, Joel A. Mintz, Peter W. Salsich, Jr. State and local taxation and finance in a nutshell, 3rd ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF6720.Z9G45 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Toxic Torts

 

John G. Sprankling, Gregory S. Weber The law of hazardous wastes and toxic substances in a nutshell, 2nd ed., Thomson/West, 2007.

 

KF3945.Z9S685 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Trial Advocacy

 

D. Shane Read Winning at trial, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, c2007.

 

KF8915.R43 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Bergman Trial advocacy in a nutshell, 4th ed., Thomson/West, c2006.

 

KF8915.Z9B47 2006

 


New Government Documents List

9-1-1 and VoIP : field hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, September 1, 2005.

 

KF26.C69 2005z

 

 

 

Nomination of Henry M. Paulson, Jr. : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on the nomination of Henry M. Paulson, Jr., to be Secretary of the Treasury, U.S. Department of the Treasury,

 

KF26.F5 2006m

 

 

 

Crime Victims Fund rescission : real savings or budget gimmick? : hearing before the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United State

 

KF26.H632 2006a

 

 

 

The right people? : oversight of the Office of Personnel Management : hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, U

 

KF26.H636 2006k

 

 

 

Confirmation hearing on the nomination of Paul J. McNulty, of Virginia, to be Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, February 2, 200

 

KF26.J8 2006y

 

 

 

Protecting investors and fostering efficient markets : a review of the SEC agenda : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 25, 2006.

 

KF27.B5 2006j

 

 

 

Protecting investors and fostering efficient markets : a review of the SEC agenda : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 3, 2006.

 

KF27.B5 2006k

 

 

 

Oversight of the Office of Thrift Supervision : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 25, 2006.

 

KF27.B54428 2006i

 

 

 

Medical device safety : how FDA regulates the reprocessing of supposedly single-use devices : hearing before the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 26, 2006.

 

KF27.G6 2006ze

 

 

 

Sick crime : counterfeit drugs in the United States : hearing before the Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, Novembe

 

KF27.G64 2005y

 

 

 

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act 4 years later : what have we learned? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, April 5, 2006.

 

KF27.G6735 2006g

 

 

 

Hague Convention on International Adoptions : status and framework for implementation : hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Human Rights, and International Operations of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One

 

KF27.I549143 2006w

 

 

 

Privacy in the hands of the government : the privacy officer for the Department of Homeland Security and the privacy officer for the Department of Justice : hearing before the Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law of the Committee on the Judic

 

KF27.J856 2006i

 

 

 

Ending our addiction to oil : are advanced vehicles and fuels the answer? : field hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, June 5, 2006.

 

KF27.S3935 2006k

 

 

 

President Bush's trade agenda : hearing before the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, February 15, 2006.

 

KF27.W3 2006c

 

 

 

Long-term acute care hospitals : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 15, 2006.

 

KF27.W344 2006e

 

 

 

Hearing on MedPAC's March report on Medicare payment policies : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 1, 2006.

 

KF27.W344 2006f

 

 

 

2006 tax return filing season and the IRS budget for fiscal year 2007 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, April 6, 2006.

 

KF27.W345 2006h

 

 

 

To review proposals to improve child protective services : hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 23, 2006.

 

KF27.W3464 2006j

 

 

 

Fifth in a series of hearings on social security number high-risk issues : hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 30, 2006.

 

KF27.W347 2006e