New Titles List for the Week of September 3, 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
  • Antitrust
  • Business Organization
  • Canadian Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Law
  • Copyright
  • Corporate Tax
  • Death Penalty
  • Estate Planning
  • Evidence
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Business Transactions
  • International Law
  • International Law and the Use of Force
  • Internet Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Jurisprudence
  • Law and International Economic Relations
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Theory
  • Media Law
  • Middle Eastern Law
  • Patent Law
  • Torts
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

 

James R. Eisenberg

Law, psychology, and death penalty litigation. Professional Resource Press, c2004.

KF9227.C2E38 2004

 

This book provides an introduction to the role that forensic psychology plays in capital trials. The author takes a step-by-step approach in describing the various tasks that might confront the forensic psychologist in a death penalty trial including issues of competency to be executed, mental retardation, risk assessment, and related ethical dilemmas.

Joan M. Burda

Estate planning for same-sex couples. ABA General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section, c2004

KF750.B87 2004

 

This book is a practice guide for attorneys who represent lesbian and gay clients in estate planning matters.

 

 


New Titles List

Antitrust

 

George Cumming, Brad Spitz and Ruth Janal Civil procedure used for enforcement of EC competition law by the English, French and German civil courts, Kluwer Law International: Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers Inc., c2007.

 

KJE6536.C85 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Business Organization

 

Michael Spadaccini Forming an LLC : in any state, Entrepreneur Press, 2007.

 

KF1380.Z95S68 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Canadian Law

 

Law Commission of Canada, Editer by Indigenous legal traditions, UBC Press, c2007.

 

KE7735.I53 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights

 

Venice Commission The status of international treaties on human rights, Council of Europe Pub., c2006.

 

K3239.8.S73 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tullio Scovazzi and Gabriella Citroni The struggle against enforced disappearance and the 2007 United Nations convention, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2007.

 

K3242.5.S26 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Commercial Law

 

Martin Bartlik The impact of EU law on the regulation of international air transportation, Ashgate, c2007.

 

KJE6920.B37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright

 

Arlene Bielefield and Lawrence Cheeseman Technology and copyright law : a guidebook for the library, research, and teaching professions, 2nd ed., Neal-Schuman Publishers, c2007.

 

KF3030.1.B533 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Corporate Tax

 

Leandra Lederman Understanding corporate taxation, 2nd ed., LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2006.

 

KF6464.L426 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Death Penalty

 

James R. Eisenberg Law, psychology, and death penalty litigation, Professional Resource Press, c2004.

 

KF9227.C2E38 2004

 

 

 

 

 

Estate Planning

 

Joan M. Burda Estate planning for same-sex couples, ABA General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section, c2004.

 

KF750.B87 2004

 

 

 

 

 

Evidence

 

Paul F. Rothstein, Myrna S. Raeder, David Crump Evidence in a nutshell, 5th ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF8935.Z9R6 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property

 

Arthur R. Miller, Michael H. Davis Intellectual property : patents, trademarks and copyright in a nutshell, 4th ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF2980.M52 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Business Transactions

 

Sabine Michalowski Unconstitutional regimes and the validity of sovereign debt : a legal perspective, Ashgate Pub. Ltd., c2007.

 

K4450.M53 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Law

 

Shane Darcy Collective responsibility and accountability under international law, Transnational Publishers, c2007.

 

KZ4080.S53 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Law and the Use of Force

 

Markus D. Dubber and Mariana Valverde, Editors The new police science : the police power in domestic and international governance, Stanford University Press, 2006.

 

K3220.N49 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nikolas Sturchler The threat of force in international law, Cambridge University Press, 2007.

 

KZ6374.S78 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Internet Law

 

Przemyslaw Paul Polanski Customary law of the Internet : in the search for a supranational cyberspace law, T.M.C. Asser Press, c2007.

 

K564.C6P65 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Judicial Process

 

Alexander Vereshchagin Judicial law-making in post-Soviet Russia, Routledge-Cavendish, 2007.

 

KLB1679.V45 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Jurisprudence

 

Edward J. Larson and Jack Marshall, edited and with an introduction by The essential words and writings of Clarence Darrow, Modern Library, c2007.

 

KF213.D3L37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Law and International Economic Relations

 

Peter I. Hajnal The G8 system and the G20 : evolution, role and documentation, Ashgate, c2007.

 

HF1359.H34 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Research

 

Morris L. Cohen, Kent C. Olson Legal research in a nutshell, 9th ed., Thomson/West, c2007.

 

KF240.C54 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michael D. Murray and Christy Hallam DeSanctis Legal research and writing, Foundation Press, c2006.

 

KF240.M87 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Theory

 

George Pavlakos, Editor Law, rights and discourse : the legal philosophy of Robert Alexy, Hart, 2007.

 

K230.L39 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Pavlakos Our knowledge of the law : objectivity and practice in legal theory, Hart, 2007.

 

K260.P38 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Media Law

 

Andrew Sparrow Film and television distribution and the Internet : a legal guide for the media industry, Ashgate, c2007.

 

KJE6946.S68 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Middle Eastern Law

 

Chibli Mallat Introduction to Middle Eastern law, Oxford University Press, 2007.

 

KMC79.M35 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Patent Law

 

Irah H. Donner Patent prosecution : law, practice, and procedure, 5th ed., BNA Books, c2007.

 

KF3120.D66 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Torts

 

Allan Beever Rediscovering the law of negligence, Hart, 2007.

 

K938.B44 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason W. Neyers, Erika Chamberlain and Stephen G. A. Pitel, Editors Emerging Issues in tort law, Hart Pub., 2007.

 

KF1250.E46 2007

 


New Government Documents List

Growth and development of the derivatives market : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Trade and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, on examination

 

KF26.B3946 2005t

 

 

 

Transportation sector fuel efficiency : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, on transportation sector fuel efficiency, including challenges to and incentives for inc

 

KF26.E55 2007

 

 

 

Oil and gas reserves on the outer continental shelf : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, to receive testimony on oil and gas resources on the outer continental she

 

KF26.E55 2007b

 

 

 

S. 131 : the Clear Skies Act of 2005 : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, February 2, 2005.

 

KF26.E6 2005d

 

 

 

Oversight hearing to review the permitting of energy projects : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, May 25, 2005.

 

KF26.E6 2005i

 

 

 

The Endangered Species Act : hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, May 19, 2005.

 

KF26.E63 2005i

 

 

 

President's fiscal year 2007 budget (Medicaid and Medicare proposals) : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, February 9, 2006.

 

KF26.F5 2006b

 

 

 

Nomination of Susan C. Schwab : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on the nomination of Susan C. Schwab, to be U.S. Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President, May 16, 20

 

KF26.F5 2006i

 

 

 

Fostering permanence : progress achieved and challenges ahead for America's child welfare system : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 10, 2006.

 

KF26.F5 2006j

 

 

 

CHIP program from the states' perspective : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health Care of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, November 16, 2006.

 

KF26.F55382 2006w

 

 

 

Darfur revisited : the international response : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, September 28, 2005.

 

KF26.F6 2005y

 

 

 

Post-Palestinian election challenges in the Middle East : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 15, 2006.

 

KF26.F6 2006e

 

 

 

Energy security and oil dependence : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, May 16, 2006.

 

KF26.F6 2006k

 

 

 

An Iraq update : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, Thursday, July 13, 2006.

 

KF26.F6 2006m

 

 

 

Somalia : U.S. government policy and challenges : hearing before the Subcommittee on African Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, July 11, 2006.

 

KF26.F625 2006n

 

 

 

Energy supplies in Eurasia and implications for U.S. energy security : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Export and Trade Promotion of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, fi

 

KF26.F649 2005r

 

 

 

The Department of Homeland Security's budget submission for fiscal year 2007  : hearing before  the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 1, 2006.

 

KF26.H63 2006o

 

 

 

Hurricane Katrina : recommendations for reform : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 8, 2006.

 

KF26.H63 2006p

 

 

 

Confirmation hearing on the nomination of Thomas B. Griffith, of Utah, to be circuit judge for the District of Columbia Circuit : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, March 8, 2005

 

KF26.J8 2005m

 

 

 

Parity, platforms, and protection : the future of the music industry in the digital radio revolution : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, April 26, 2006.

 

KF26.J8 2006a

 

 

 

Examining competition in group health care : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 6, 2006.

 

KF26.J8 2006z

 

 

 

Reporters' privilege legislation : preserving effective federal law enforcement : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 20, 2006.

 

KF26.J8 2006za

 

 

 

The McCarran-Ferguson Act and antitrust immunity : good for consumers? : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 7, 2007.

 

KF26.J8 2007f

 

 

 

Oversight of the enforcement of the antitrust laws : hearing before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 7, 2007.

 

KF26.J8352 2007e

 

 

 

Nomination of Andrew von Eschenbach and Paul DeCamp : hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on Andrew von Eschenbach, of Texas, to be Commissioner of Food and

 

KF26.L27 2006p

 

 

 

Sarbanes-Oxley at four : protecting investors and strengthening markets : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 19, 2006.

 

KF27.B5 2006s

 

 

 

Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), one year after Dubai Ports World : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, February 07, 2007.

 

KF27.B5 2007c

 

 

 

A review of the Federal Home Loan Bank System : hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second s

 

KF27.B515 2006r

 

 

 

Improving transparency in state regulation of insurer investments : hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Nint

 

KF27.B515 2006s

 

 

 

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the importance of agriculture development in sustainable global poverty reduction : hearing before the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade, and Technology of the

 

KF27.B5368 2006r

 

 

 

Superfund laws and animal agriculture : hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, November 16, 2005.

 

KF27.E5527 2005v

 

 

 

Medicare part D : implementation of the new drug benefit : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 1, 2006.

 

KF27.E553 2006d

 

 

 

Afghanistan on the brink : where do we go from here? : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, February 15, 2007.

 

KF27.F6 2007d

 

 

 

Opening up the Bad Arolsen Holocaust Archives in Germany : hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2007.

 

KF27.F6 2007e

 

 

 

Tibet : status of the Sino-Tibetan dialogue : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 13, 2007.

 

KF27.F6 2007f

 

 

 

Welcome to America? : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 20, 2007.

 

KF27.F645 2007f

 

 

 

Haiti's development needs : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 13, 2007.

 

KF27.F6492 2007f

 

 

 

Evaluating the synthetic drug control strategy : 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, second session, June 16, 20

 

KF27.G64 2006k

 

 

 

The methamphetamine epidemic in Colorado : 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, second session, July 7, 2006.

 

KF27.G64 2006n

 

 

 

Establishing a commission to recommend improvements for the federal employees appeals process : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Federal Workforce and Agency Organization of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred N

 

KF27.G65917 2006n

 

 

 

Poverty, public housing, and the CRA : have housing and community investment incentives helped public housing families achieve the American dream? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federalism and the Census of the Committee on Government Reform, House

 

KF27.G6592 2006m

 

 

 

Moving the CDBG program forward : a look at the administration's reform proposal, where do we go from here? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federalism and the Census of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth C

 

KF27.G6592 2006n

 

 

 

Financial management challenges at the General Services Administration : hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Management, Finance, and Accountability of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, sec

 

KF27.G66292 2006k

 

 

 

Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) : accuracy and reliability of cost estimates : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred

 

KF27.G6687 2006n

 

 

 

The evolving national strategy for victory in Iraq : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second se

 

KF27.G6687 2006o

 

 

 

S. 1 : the Senate approach to lobbying reform : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 1, 2007.

 

KF27.J847 2007f

 

 

 

Amending Executive Order 12866 : good governance or regulatory usurpation? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, Febru

 

KF27.J856 2007d

 

 

 

Proposed immigration fee increase : hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, Febru

 

KF27.J8645 2007d

 

 

 

President's fiscal year 2008 budget with OMB Director Rob Portman : hearing before the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S.  House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, February 7, 2007.

 

KF27.W3 2007d