New Titles List for the Weeks of April 4 and 11, 2010

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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Mon Yin Lung


List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Administrative Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • First Amendment
  • Food and Drug Law
  • Health Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Legal Analysis, Research & Communication
  • Legal Profession
  • Native Americans
  • Patent Law
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Property
  • Tax Law
  • Terrorism
  • Trusts and Wills
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

David Schoenbrod, Richard B. Stewart, Katrina M. Wyman. Breaking the logjam : environmental protection that will work. Yale University Press, c2010.

KF3775.S365 2010

 

This book argues that environmental protection in the United States is stuck.  It identifies the core problems with existing environmental statutes and programs and explains how Congress can fix them.  It proposes concrete reforms on a comprehensive range of environmental challenges and calls for smarter, more flexible regulatory programs to stimulate the economy and encourage green technology. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Raymond D. Austin. Navajo courts and Navajo common law : a tradition of tribal self-governance. University of Minnesota Press, c2009.

KF8228.N3A95 2009

 

This book discusses foundational Navajo doctrines as well as how they are adapted and applied by Navajo judges in virtually every important area of legal life in the tribe.  In addition, it documents the development of tribal courts as important institutions of indigenous self-governance and outlines how other indigenous peoples around the world can draw on traditional precepts to achieve self-determination and self-government, solve community problems, and control their own futures. 

 


New Titles List

 

Administrative Law

William R. Andersen. Mastering administrative law. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF5402.A83 2010

Business Organizations

Corporate governance : law, theory and policy / edited by Thomas W. Joo. 2nd ed. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF1422.C6728 2010

Constitutional Law

Russell L. Weaver, Steven I. Friedland, Catherine Hancock, Donald E. Lively. Acing constitutional law : a checklist approach to constitutional law / edited by A. Benjamin Spencer.  West, c2010.

KF4550.Z9W4 2010

Criminal Law

Wayne R. LaFave. Criminal law. 5th ed., student ed. West, c2010.

KF9219.L38 2010

Vanessa Place. The guilt project : rape, morality, and law.  Other Press, c2010.

KF221.S49P58 2010

First Amendment

Timothy C. Shiell. Campus hate speech on trial. 2nd ed., rev. University Press of Kansas, c2009.

KF4772.S445 2009

Food & Drug Law

Muriel Lightbourne. Food security, biological diversity and intellectual property rights. Ashgate, c2009.

K3876.A42001 L54 2009

Health Law

Justice and health care : selected essays / edited by Allen Buchanan.  Oxford University Press, 2009.

KF3821.B83 2009

Insurance Law

Janet K. Colaneri, Bobbi Reilly Sheahan. Texas personal automobile insurance policy. 8th ed. Texas Lawyer, 2009.

KFT1391.A4 C65 2009

Intellectual Property Law

Katarzyna Czapracka. Intellectual property and the limits of antitrust : a comparative study of US and EU approaches. Edward Elgar, c2009.

KJE6456.C93 2009

Daphne Zografos. Intellectual property and traditional cultural expression. Edward Elgar, c2010.

K1404.Z64 2010

Judicial Process

New courts in Asia / edited by Andrew Harding, Penelope (Pip) Nicholson.  Routledge, 2010.

KNC459.N49 2010

Legal Analysis, Research & Communication

Peter T. Wendel. Deconstructing legal analysis : a 1L primer. Aspen Publishers, c2009.

KF283.W46 2009

Legal Profession

Relationship-centered lawyering : social science theory for transforming legal practice / edited by Susan L. Brooks, Robert G. Madden. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF311.R45 2010

Patent Law

David Hricik. Patent ethics : litigation. Oxford University Press, c2010.

KF3165.H748 2010

Professional Responsibility

Michael L. Seigel, James L. Kelley. Lawyers crossing lines : ten stories. 2nd ed. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF306.S45 2010

Property

Jedediah Purdy. The meaning of property : freedom, community, and the legal imagination. Yale University Press, c2010.

K720.P87 2010

Tax Law

Comparative income taxation : a structural analysis / edited by Hugh J. Ault, Brian J. Arnold. 3rd ed. Kluwer Law International, c2010.

K4505.A935 2010

Terrorism

Marja Lehto. Indirect responsibility for terrorist acts : redefinition of the concept of terrorism beyond violent acts. M. Nijhoff Publishers, 2009.

K5256.L445 2009

Trusts and Wills

Lawrence M. Friedman. Dead hands : a social history of wills, trusts, and inheritance law. Stanford Law Books, c2009.

KF753.F75 2009

 


New Government Documents List

 

Nominations of Roger Romulus Martella Jr., William H. Graves, and Alex Beehler : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, September 13, 2006.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.E6 2006s

Domestic partner benefits for federal employees : fair policy and good business : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 24, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.H63 2008r

Climbing costs of heating homes : why LIHEAP is essential : hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on examining the rising costs of heating homes, focusing on the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), March 5, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.L2733 2008e

Agent Orange : what efforts are being made to address the continuing impact of dioxin in Vietnam? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 4, 2009.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF27.F638 2009k

The South Pacific Tuna Treaty : next steps for renewal : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 2, 2009.

KF27.F638 2009g

Examining Treasury's role in combating terrorist financing five years after 9/11 : hearings before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on where the government has proved successful, less than successful, and what it has learned as a result to improve on its efforts to counter the financing of terrorists, whether state-sponsored or not, as well as those seeking weapons of mass destruction, Tuesday, September 12, 2006.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.B39 2006z

Foreign Relations Authorization Act, fiscal years 2010 and 2011 and Pakistan Enduring Assistance and Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2009 : markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on H.R. 2410 and H.R. 1886, May 20, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009u

Exercising Congress's constitutional power to end a war : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, January 30, 2007.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.J8 2007zzb

Competition and commerce in digital books : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 10, 2009.

KF27.J8 2009r

Iran in the Western Hemisphere : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia, and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 27, 2009.

KF27.F6492 2009v

Toxic Substances Control Act and the chemicals management program at EPA : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, August 2, 2006.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.E6 2006r

Zimbabwe : opportunities for a new way forward : hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 7, 2009.

KF27.F625 2009i

Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 17, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.J8 2008zn

The roots of violent Islamist extremism and efforts to counter it : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, July 10, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.H63 2008m

Helping state and local law enforcement during an economic downturn : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, January 8, 2009.

KF26.J8 2009

Chinese interrogation vs. congressional oversight : the Uighurs at Guantanamo : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 16, 2009.

KF27.F648 2009n

From strategy to implementation : strengthening U.S.-Pakistan relations : hearing before the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 7, 2009.

KF26.H6323 2009n

Global climate change : U.S. leadership for a new global agreement : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 22, 2009.

KF26.F6 2009p

Honoring the 111th anniversary of the independence of the Philippines : markup before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on H. Con. Res. 153, October 14, 2009.

KF27.F638 2009t

Too big to fail? : the role of antitrust law in government-funded consolidation in the banking industry : hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, March 17, 2009.

KF27.J857 2009f

Electronic prescribing of controlled substances : addressing health care and law enforcement priorities : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, December 4, 2007.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2008.

KF26.J8 2007zz

Pandemic flu : closing the gaps : hearing before the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on State, Local, and Private Sector Preparedness and Integration of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 3, 2009.

KF26.H637 2009m

Advancing technology for nuclear fuel recycling : what should be our research, development, and demonstration strategy be? : hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 17, 2009.

KF27.S39 2009k

Fulfilling the promise of an affordable college education : field hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on examining ensuring affordable access to higher education for all students, focusing on student loan availability in very difficult economic times, April 21, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.L27 2008j

The future of APEC : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 14, 2009.

KF27.F638 2009s

Coercive interrogation techniques : do they work, are they reliable, and what did the FBI know about them? : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, June 10, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.J8 2008zp

Nominations of Hon. Andrew M. Saul, Hon. Alejandro M. Sanchez, and Hon. Gordon J. Whiting : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on the nominations of Hon. Andrew M. Saul to be chairman, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, Hon. Alejandro M. Sanchez and Hon. Gordon J. Whiting to be members, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, April 10, 2008.  Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2009.

KF26.H63 2008i