New Titles List for the Week of August 18, 2008

 

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

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Antitrust
  • Civil Rights
  • Comparative Law
  • Complex Litigation
  • Computer Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • European Law
  • Evidence
  • Genetics and the Law
  • Intellectual Property Law (Advanced Topics in IP)
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Law
  • International Litigation and Arbitration
  • Internet Law
  • Jury Practice
  • Law and Economics
  • Legal Profession
  • Mediation
  • Politics
  • Terrorism
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

Robert A. Bohrer

A guide to biotechnology law and business. Carolina Academic Press, c2007.

KF3133.B56B64 2007

 

This text is a guide to the big picture of biotechnology law and business, presenting and analyzing the issues that arise throughout the life cycle of the biotechnology product. The book focuses primarily on the pharmaceutical field, from university research through the development process and into the marketplace.

 

 

 

Kamran Hashemi

Religious legal traditions, international human rights law and Muslim states. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

K3242.H37 2008

 

This book explores aspects of Islam and Human Rights from a non-Western perspective by an Iranian scholar. The study draws on Persian language literature that addresses both theological and legal dimensions of the theme. It undertakes a comparative study of the laws of several Muslim States with respect to religious freedom, minorities and the rights of the child. The study offers an optimistic vision of the fundamental compatibility of Islam and international human rights standards.


New Titles List

Antitrust

 

Richard A. Epstein Antitrust consent decrees in theory and practice : why less is more, AEI Press, 2007.

 

KF1657.C6E67 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights

 

Kamran Hashemi Religious legal traditions, international human rights law and Muslim states, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

 

K3242.H37 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leo R. Chavez The Latino threat : constructing immigrants, citizens, and the nation, Stanford University Press, 2008.

 

KF4819.C43 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Comparative Law

 

B. Fauvarque-Cosson The rise of comparative law : a challenge for legal education  in Europe, Europa Law Publishing, 2007.

 

KJ135.F38 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Complex Litigation

 

American Law Institute Principles of the law of aggregate litigation : tentative draft no. 1 (April 7, 2008), Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2008.

 

KF8890.P754 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Computer Law

 

American Law Institute Principles of the law of software contracts : tentative draft no. 1 (March 24, 2008), Executive Office, American Law Institute, c2008.

 

KF905.C6P78 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Constitutional Law

 

H. Jefferson Powell Constitutional conscience : the moral dimension of judicial decision, University of Chicago Press, 2008.

 

KF8700.P69 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Criminal Law

 

Paul H. Robinson Criminal law : case studies & controversies, 2nd ed., Aspen Publishers, c2008.

 

KF9219.R597 2008

 

 

 

 

 

European Law

 

Mel Cousins The European Convention on Human Rights and social security law, International Specialized Book Services, c2008.

 

KJC3385.C68 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Evidence

 

Ronald W. Eades Mastering evidence, Carolina Academic Press, c2008.

 

KF8935.E15 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jack S. Ezon, Jeffrey S. Dweck E-Z rules for the federal rules of evidence : with summaries of the official advisory comments, Aspen Publishers, c2007.

 

KF8935.Z9E96 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Genetics and the Law

 

Robert A. Bohrer A guide to biotechnology law and business, Carolina Academic Press, c2007.

 

KF3133.B56B64 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Law

 

James A. Lewis Intellectual property protection : promoting innovation in a global information economy, Center for Strategic and International Studies, 2008.

 

K1401.L49 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Criminal Law

 

Christopher W. Mullins and Dawn L. Rothe Blood, power, and bedlam : violations of international criminal law in post-colonial Africa, Peter Lang, c2008.

 

K5301.M85 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Law

 

Nils Melzer Targeted killing in international law, Oxford University Press, 2008.

 

K3240.M45 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Litigation and Arbitration

 

Sigvard Jarvin and Annette Magnusson, eds. International arbitration court decisions, 2nd ed., JurisNet, c2008.

 

K2400.A54I57 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emmanuel Gaillard, ed. Precedent in international arbitration, Juris Publishing, Inc., 2008.

 

K2400.A6I25 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Internet Law

 

Jeanne Pia Mifsud Bonnici Self-regulation in cyberspace, Cambridge University Press [distributor], 2008.

 

K564.C6M54 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Jury Practice

 

The whole truth? experts, evidence, and the blindfolding of the jury : report of the 2006 Forum for State Appellate Court Judges, Pound Civil Justice Institute, c2007.

 

KF8972.A5W55 2006

 

 

 

 

 

Law and Economics

 

Centre for Legal Dynamics of Advanced Market Societies, Kobe University Horizontal legal order : law and transaction in economy and society, LexisNexis, c2008.

 

K556.H67 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Profession

 

James A. Brundage The medieval origins of the legal profession : canonists, civilians, and courts, University of Chicago Press, c2008.

 

KJ147.B78 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Mediation

 

Laurence Boulle, Michael T. Colatrella Jr., Anthony P. Picchioni Mediation : skills and techniques, LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2008.

 

KU3755.B683 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Politics

 

Steven G. Calabresi, Christopher S. Yoo The unitary executive : presidential power from Washington to Bush, Yale University Press, c2008.

 

KF5050.C35 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Terrorism

 

Yuval Ginbar Why not torture terrorists? : moral, practical, and legal aspects of the 'ticking bomb' justification for torture, Oxford University Press, 2008.

 

K5256.G56 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Legislative guide to the universal legal regime against terrorism, United Nations, 2008.

 

K5256.L44 2008

 


New Government Documents List

Developing untapped potential : geothermal and ocean power technologies : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, May 17, 2007.

 

KF27.S3935 2007g

 

 

 

Dismissing the election contest relating to the office of representative from the Thirteenth Congressional District of Florida : report of the Committee on House Administration to accompany H. Res. 989.

 

KF32.H6 2007i

 

 

 

DNA [electronic resource] : a prosecutor's practice notebook / President's DNA Initiative.

 

RA1057.55.P74 2007

 

 

 

GAO's role in supporting congressional oversight : an overview of past work and future challenges and opportunities : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 21, 2007.

 

KF26.H63 2007f

 

 

 

It all adds up [videorecording] : where financial investigation meets law enforcement.

 

HJ268.C75 2004

 

 

 

Jon Wellinghoff nomination : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, on the nomination of Jon Wellinghoff to be a member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, December 18, 2007.

 

KF26.E55 2007zm

 

 

 

Negative implications of the President's signing statement of the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, February 8, 2008.

 

KF27.B5 2008c

 

 

 

Poisoned patriots : contaminated drinking water at Camp Lejeune : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, June 12, 2007.

 

KF27.E5546 2007k