New Titles List for the Week of March 24, 2008

 

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
  • American Legal System
  • Brazilian Law
  • British Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Chinese Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment Welfare Plans & Benefits
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • European Union Law
  • Evidence
  • Family Law
  • Financing
  • First Amendment
  • Insurance Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Law
  • International Tax
  • Jurisprudence
  • Labor Law
  • Land Tenure
  • Law and Economics
  • Legal Education
  • Legal History
  • Legal Reference Work
  • Legal Writing
  • Legislation
  • Maritime Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Native Americans
  • Patent Law
  • Pensions
  • Remedies
  • Supreme Court
  • Tax Law
  • Taxation of Compensation
  • Terrorism
  • Trusts and Wills
  • War Crimes
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

 

David Crump

Cases and Materials on Civil Procedure

LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 2008

KF8839.C357 2008

 

The fifth edition of this casebook is organized to follow the lines of the events in a lawsuit, and has been updated to reflect recent changes in the law.  It includes several features that are helpful to students and instructors, such as: instructions that explain how to read difficult cases, actual litigation documents, summary problems at the end of each chapter, and examples drawn from federal practices as well as those of California, New York, and Texas.

 

William P. Streng & Mickey R. Davis

Retirement Planning: Tax and Financial Strategies

WG&L : Thomson/Tax & Accounting, 2007

KF6297.S845 2007

 

The third edition of Retirement Planning: Tax and Financial Strategies is designed to assist retirement planners in answering client questions about a variety of types of retirement issues.  It is divided into eight parts, each of which addresses different aspects of the retirement process, such as developing retirement plans, the tax treatment of employment benefits, income tax and estate planning, and multijurisdictional issues that can arise when retirees relocate.

 

 


New Titles List

American Legal System

 

Albert P. Melone and Allan Karnes The American legal system : perspectives, politics, processes, and policies, 2nd ed., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., c2008.

 

KF386.M45 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Brazilian Law

 

Charles D. Cole Comparative constitutional law : Brazil and the United States, 2nd ed., Vandeplas Pub., c2008.

 

KHD2921.C65 2008

 

 

 

 

 

British Law

 

John Wheeler Essentials of the English legal system, 2nd ed., Pearson Longman, 2006.

 

KD660.W445 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Business Organizations

 

Robert A. Baskerville and Woo Taik Kim Business operations in the Republic of Korea, Tax Management, c2007.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Chinese Law

 

Zhongfei Zhou Banking laws in China, Kluwer Law International: Sold and distributed in North, Central, and South America by Aspen Pub., c2007.

 

KNQ940.Z487 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Procedure

 

David Crump, et al. Cases and materials on civil procedure, 5th ed., LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2008.

 

KF8839.C357 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kevin M. Clermont, Editor Civil procedure stories, 2nd ed., Thomson/West, c2008.

 

KF8839.C455 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights

 

Human rights in international law : basic texts, 3rd ed., Council of Europe Pub.: distributed by Manhattan Pub. Co., 2007.

 

K3238.H85 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Good governance practices for the protection of human rights, United Nations, 2007.

 

K3240.G66 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Letsas A theory of interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights, Oxford University Press, 2007.

 

KJC5132.L485 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Constitutional Law

 

Evan Gerstmann Same-sex marriage and the Constitution, 2nd ed., Cambridge University Press, 2008.

 

KF539.G47 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright

 

Bryan M. Carson The law of libraries and archives, Scarecrow Press, 2007.

 

KF4315.C37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Julie Macfarlane The new lawyer : how settlement is transforming the practice of law,

 

K120.M33 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Employment Welfare Plans & Benefits

 

John L. Utz Restricted property : Section 83, Tax Management Inc., c2008.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Environmental Law and Policy

 

Jan H. Jans European environmental law, 3rd ed., Europa Law Pub., c2008.

 

KJE6242.J36 2008

 

 

 

 

 

European Union Law

 

Rene Seerden, Editor Administrative law of the European Union, its member states and the United States : a comparative analysis, 2nd ed., Intersentia, c2007.

 

K3400.A935 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Werner Weidenfeld with the collaboration of: Janis A. Emmanouilidis, Almut Moller and Sibylle Reiter Europische Verfassung verstehen. English; Understanding the European constitution, Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung, c2007.

 

KJE4445.W4513 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roger J. Van den Bergh and Peter D. Camesasca European competition law and economics : a comparative perspective, 2nd ed., Sweet & Maxwell, c2006.

 

KJE6456.V36 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Evidence

 

Albert J. Marcella, Jr., Doug Menendez Cyber forensics : a field manual for collecting, examining, and preserving evidence of computer crimes, 2nd ed., Auerbach Publications, c2008.

 

KF390.5.C6C93 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Family Law

 

Heather Brook Conjugal rites : marriage and marriage-like relationships before the law, 1st ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

 

K670.B76 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Katharina Boele-Woelki, et al. in collaboration with Masha Antokolskaia, et al. Principles of European family law regarding parental responsibilities, Intersentia, 2007.

 

KJC1189.P75 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Financing

 

Joanna Benjamin Financial law, Oxford University Press, 2007.

 

K4430.B46 2007

 

 

 

 

 

First Amendment

 

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz Broadcast and internet indecency : defining free speech, Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.

 

KF4772.L575 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Insurance Law

 

D. Rhidian Thomas, Editor Marine insurance : the law in transition, Informa, 2006.

 

K1226.A6M37 2006

 

 

 

 

 

International Commercial Arbitration

 

UNCITRAL model law on international commercial conciliation 1985 : with amendments as adopted in 2006, United Nations, 2008.

 

K2400.U48 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Criminal Law

 

Edel Hughes, William A. Schabas and Ramesh Thakur, Editors Atrocities and international accountability : beyond transitional justice, United Nations University Press, 2007.

 

K5301.A978 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Law

 

Holly Cullen The role of international law in the elimination of child labor, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2007.

 

K1821.C85 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Tax

 

J.C. Sharman Havens in a storm : the struggle for global tax regulation, Cornell University Press, 2006.

 

K4464.5.S52 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martha A. Klasing and Benedict Francis Section 911 and other international tax rules relating to U.S. citizens and residents, Tax Management Inc., c2007.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Jurisprudence

 

Paul R. Abramson Romance in the ivory tower : the rights and liberty of conscience, MIT Press, c2007.

 

KF4770.A93 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Labor Law

 

Mark A. Friend and James P. Kohn Fundamentals of occupational safety and health, 4th ed., Government Institutes, 2007.

 

T55.F75 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Land Tenure

 

Eric T. Freyfogle On private property : finding common ground on the ownership of land, Beacon Press, c2007.

 

KF574.F74 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Law and Economics

 

Joseph J. Norton and C. Paul Rogers III, general editors Law, culture, and economic development : a liber amicorum for Professor Roberto MacLean, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2007.

 

K3820.L39 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nico Stehr and Bernd Weiler, Editors Who owns knowledge? : knowledge and the law, Transaction Publishers, 2008.

 

K487.S3W46 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Education

 

Elizabeth Mertz The language of law school : learning to  think like a lawyer, Oxford University Press, 2007.

 

KF279.M47 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal History

 

John Fabian Witt Patriots and cosmopolitans : hidden histories of American law, Harvard University Press, 2007.

 

KF353.W58 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Reference Work

 

Michael Spadaccini Small claims court guidebook, Entrepreneur Press, c2008.

 

KF8769.Z9S68 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Terence F. MacCarthy Maccarthy on cross-examination, American Bar Association, c2007.

 

KF8920.M33 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Writing

 

Larry L. Teply Legal writing citation in a nutshell, Thomson/West, c2008.

 

KF245.T47 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legislation

 

Harel Arnon A theory of direct legislation, LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, 2008.

 

KF4881.A96 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Maritime Law

 

Clive R. Symmons Historic waters in the law of the sea : a modern re-appraisal, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

 

KZA1145.S96 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Mergers and Acquisitions

 

Edwin L. Miller, Jr. Mergers and acquisitions : a step-by-step legal and practical guide, Wiley, c2008.

 

KF1477.M55 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Native Americans

 

Christian W. McMillen Making Indian law : the Hualapai land case and the birth of ethnohistory, Yale University Press, c2007.

 

KF228.H83M38 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Patent Law

 

Robert L. Harmon Harmon on patents : black-letter law and commentary, Bureau of National Affairs, c2007.

 

KF3114.H3465 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Pensions

 

Frank Cummings, Lonie Hassel Pension plan terminations : single employer plans, Tax Management Inc. c2007.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Remedies

 

Margarita Zernova Restorative justice : ideals and realities, Ashgate, c2007.

 

K970.Z47 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court

 

John Edward Oster, Editor The political and economic doctrines of John Marshall, Lawbook Exchange, 2006.

 

KF4550.A2M27 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R. Kent Newmyer The Supreme Court under Marshall and Taney, 2nd ed., Harlan Davidson, Inc., c2006.

 

KF8742.N49 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Tax Law

 

Subhajit Basu Global perspectives on E-commerce taxation law, Ashgate, c2007.

 

K4487.E43B37 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William P. Streng, Mickey R. Davis Retirement planning : tax and financial strategies, Thomson/Tax & Accounting, c2007.

 

KF6297.S845 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michael J. Graetz 100 million unnecessary returns : a simple, fair, and competitive tax plan for the United States, Yale University Press, c2008.

 

KF6369.G73 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph F. Zimmerman The silence of Congress : state taxation of interstate commerce, State University of New York Press, c2007.

 

KF6750.Z55 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Taxation of Compensation

 

Louis A. Mezzullo Estate and gift tax issues for employee benefit plans, Tax Management Inc., c2007.

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

 

 

 

Terrorism

 

Tessa van Lieshout, et al., Editors The United Nations and the fight against terrorism, Wolf Legal Publishers, c2006.

 

K5256.A35U55 2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Bonner Executive measures, terrorism and national security : have the rules of the game changed?, Ashgate, c2007.

 

KD6004.B66 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Trusts and Wills

 

Charles E. Rounds, Jr. & Charles E. Roounds, III Loring, a trustee's handbook, Wolter Kluwer Law and Business, c2008.

 

KF730.L67 2008

 

 

 

 

 

War Crimes

 

Patricia Heberer and Jurgen Matthaus, Editors, foreword by Michael R. Marrus Atrocities on trial : historical perspectives on the politics of prosecuting war crimes, University of Nebraska Press: Published in association with the United States Holocaust Museum, c2008.

 

KZ1176.A87 2008

 


New Government Documents List

Ethics & procurement integrity : what you need to know as a federal employee involved in the procurement and acquisition process.

 

JF1525.P85E84 2007

 

 

 

Kick-off for tax reform : tackling the tax code : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, August 3, 2006.

 

KF26.F5 2006zg

 

 

 

Amending Executive Order 12866 : good governance or regulatory usurpation. Pt. I and Pt. 2 : hearings before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Committee on Science and Technology, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, February 13, 2007 and April 26, 2007.

 

KF27.S3975 2007c

 

 

 

Civil RICO: 18 U.S.C., 1961-1968 : a manual for federal attorneys / prepared by the staff of the Organized Crime and Racketeering Section, United States Depertment of Justice   written by Frank J. Marine, Patrice M. Mulkern.

 

KF9375.C58 2007

 

 

 

Border insecurity, take two : fake IDs foil the first line of defense : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, August 2, 2006.

 

KF26.F5 2006zi