New Titles List for the Week of December 8, 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
  • Business Organizations
  • Constitutional Law
  • Disputes with Foreign Governments
  • Foreign Trade Law
  • Freedom of Information
  • Health Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Business Transactions
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Tax
  • Law and International Economic Relations
  • Legal Analysis, Research & Communication
  • Maritime Law
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Property
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

David Crump, David S. Caudill, David Charles Hricik. Property : cases, documents, and lawyering strategies. 2nd ed. LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2008.

KF569.C78 2008

 

This casebook emphasizes aspects of property transactions that are important today. At the same time, its organization and coverage reflects customary course coverage. All of the subjects that long have formed the backbone of the Property course are all present, while personal property is treated through coverage of intellectual property and property transactions are approached from the point of view of a contemporary lawyer representing a client. The book covers current documents, contemporary doctrines, and relevant concepts.

 

Constitutional rights and new technologies : a comparative study / edited by Ronald E. Leenes, Bert-Jaap Koops, and Paul De Hert. T.M.C Asser Press, c2008.

K487.T4.C66 2008

 

This book surveys changes in constitutional rights and human-rights policy related to developments in information and communications technology (ICT) and new technologies in the USA, Canada, France, Germany, Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands. The seven country reports provide in-depth accounts of changes to the constitutional system (such as a constitutional review and the influence of international law), case law and (policy) developments with respect to freedom of expression, privacy, inviolability of the body, inviolability of the home and freedom of communication.

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

 

Charles Henry Still. A handbook on corporate governance : all the issues in one place. Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., c2008.

 

KF1422.S84 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stephen M. Bainbridge. The new corporate governance in theory and practice. Oxford University Press, c2008.

 

KF1422.B35 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Constitutional Law

 

Constitutional rights and new technologies : a comparative study / edited by Ronald E. Leenes, Bert-Jaap Koops, and Paul De Hert. T.M.C Asser Press, c2008.

 

K487.T4.C66 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Disputes with Foreign Governments

 

Hazel Fox. The law of state immunity. 2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2008.

 

KZ4012.F69 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Foreign Trade Law

 

Ralph H. Folsom, Michael Wallace Gordon, John A. Spanogle. International trade and economic relations in a nutshell. 4th ed. Thomson/West, c2009.

 

K3943.F64 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Freedom of Information Law

 

Vincenzo Zeno-Zencovich. Freedom of expression : a critical and comparative analysis. Routledge-Cavendish, 2008.

 

KJC5154.Z46 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Health Law

 

C.G. Prado. Choosing to die : elective death and multiculturalism. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

 

R726.P733 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Law

 

James Boyle. The public domain : enclosing the commons of the mind. Yale University Press, c2008.

 

K1401.B689 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Business Transactions

 

Peter T. Muchlinski. Multinational enterprises and the law. 2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2007.

 

K1322.M83 2007

 

 

 

 

 

International Criminal Law

 

Fabián O. Raimondo. General principles of law in the decisions of international criminal courts and tribunals. M. Nijhoff Pub., 2008.

 

KZ6304.R35 2008

 

 

 

 

 

International Tax

 

Richard L. Doernberg. International taxation in a nutshell. 8th ed. West Group, c2009.

 

KF6419.Z9 D64 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Law and International Economic Relations

 

Joel P. Trachtman. The economic structure of international law. Harvard University Press, 2008.

 

KZ1252.T73 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Analysis, Research & Communication

 

Leo A. Groarke, Christopher W. Tindale. Good reasoning matters! : a constructive approach to critical thinking. 4th ed. Oxford University Press, 2008.

 

BC177.G76 2008

 

 

 

 

 

Maritime Law

 

Maritime Law Association of the United States. History, purposes, organization & activities, corporate by-laws, officers and former officers, committees, directory of members. Maritime Law Association of the United States, 2008.

 

KF195.M37M37

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Responsibility

 

A concise restatement of the law governing lawyers / compiled by Vincent R. Johnson and Susan Saab Fortney. American Law Institute Publishers, 2007

 

KF300.C65 2007

 

 

 

 

 

Property

 

David Crump, David S. Caudill, David Charles Hricik. Property : cases, documents, and lawyering strategies. 2nd ed. LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2008.

 

KF569.C78 2008

 


New Government Documents List

Confirmation hearing on the nomination of Grace C. Becker to be Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2008.

 

KF26.J8 2008e