New Titles List for the Week of August 29, 2010

                                                                                                                          

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Analytic Methods
  • Bankruptcy
  • Chinese Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Actions
  • Comparative Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Death Penalty
  • European Union Law
  • Family Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Law
  • Internet Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Law and Economics
  • Partnership Tax
  • Politics
  • Practice Management
  • Pretrial Litigation
  • Private Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Sentencing
  • Toxic Torts
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Government Documents

 


Featured Resource List

 

 

Fred Bosselman, Joel B. Eisen, Jim Rossi, David B. Spence, Jacqueline Weaver. Energy, economics, and the environment : cases and materials. 3rd ed. Thomson Reuters, 2010.

KF2120.B67 2010

 

This casebook, co-authored by Professor Jacqueline Weaver, surveys historical and contemporary legal issues confronting a range of energy resources including water power, coal, oil and gas, electricity, and nuclear power. Particular attention is paid to the need to reduce consumption of imported oil by motor vehicles. This new edition contains considerable material on problems presented by climate change, including legal issues confronting renewable power projects and various conservation measures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert W. Hamilton, Jonathan R. Macey, Douglas K. Moll. Cases and materials on corporations, including partnerships and limited liability companies. 11th ed. West, c2010.

KF1413.H35 2010

 

This casebook, co-authored by Professor Douglas Moll, covers the law of business associations including discussions of agency, general partnerships, closely held corporations, publicly held corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, and limited liability companies.  It addition, it also provides information about fiduciary duties, corporate governance, indemnification and insurance, takeovers, and federal securities laws. 

 


New Titles List

 

Analytic Methods

M.E.J. Newman. Networks : an introduction. Oxford University Press, 2010.

T57.85.N523 2010

Bankruptcy

The surety and bankruptcy / edited by J. Blake Wilcox, et al. American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, c2010.

KF1524.S87 2010

Chinese Law

Yu Keping. Democracy and the rule of law in China. Brill, 2010.

KNQ68.Y8 2010

Civil Rights

Kirsten Shoraka. Human rights and minority rights in the European Union. Routledge, 2010.

KJE5144.M56S54 2010

Lach Philip, et al. Responding to systemic human rights violations : an analysis of  Pilot judgements  of the European Court of Human Rights and their impact at national level. Intersentia, c2010.

KJC5132.R47 2010

Class Actions

Leonard Orland. A final accounting : Holocaust survivors and Swiss banks. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF228.H65O75 2010

Comparative Law

H. Patrick Glenn. Legal traditions of the world : sustainable diversity in law. 4th ed. Oxford University Press, 2010.

K559.G545 2010

Constitutional Law

Hadley Arkes. Constitutional illusions and anchoring truths : the touchstone of the natural law. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

KF4550.A76 2010

Dealth Penalty

Andrea D. Lyon. Angel of death row : my life as a death penalty defense lawyer. Kaplan Pub., c2010.

KF373.L963A3 2010

European Union Law

Reflexive governance : redefining the public interest in a pluralistic world / edited by Olivier De Schutter and Jacques Lenoble. Hart, 2010.

KJE4445.R44 2010

Family Law

Baby markets : money and the new politics of creating families / edited by Michele Bratcher Goodwin. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

KF545.B33 2010

Marc Martin. The family lawyer and the court of protection. Family Law, c2010.

KD750.M37 2010

International Commercial Arbitration

The future of investment arbitration / edited by Catherine A. Rogers, Roger P. Alford. Oxford University Press, c2009.

K3834.F88 2009

International Law

Sanctions, accountability and governance in a globalised world / edited by Jeremy Farrall, Kim Rubenstein. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

KZ1265.S26 2009

Michael  P. Scharf, Paul R. Williams. Shaping foreign policy in times of crisis : the role of international law and the state department legal adviser. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

KF4581.S33 2010

International law / edited by Malcolm D. Evans. 3rd ed. Oxford University Press, 2010.

KZ1242.I573 2010

Internet Law

John G. Browning. Emerging legal issues and the Internet. State Bar of Texas, c2009.

KF390.5.C6E54 2009

Judicial Process

The quotable Judge Posner : selections from twenty-five years of judicial opinions / edited by Robert F. Blomquist. State University of New York Press, c2010.

KF213.P67B58 2010

Law and Economics

Patrick A. McNutt. Political economy of law. Edward Elgar, c2010.

K487.E3M39 2010

Partnership Tax

Joni Larson. Partnership taxation : an application approach. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF6452.L376 2010

Politics

The lobbying manual : a complete guide to federal lobbying law and practice / edited by William Luneberg, Thomas M. Susman, Rebecca H. Gordon. 4th ed. American Bar Association, c2009.

KF4948.L62 2009

Practice Management

Sharon D. Nelson, John W. Simek, Michael C. Maschke. The 2010 solo and small firm legal technology guide : critical decisions made simple. 3rd ed. ABA Law Practice Management Section, c2010.

KF320.A9N45 2010

Pretrial Litigation

Brent Kidwell, Matthew Neumeier, Brian Hansen. Electronic discovery. Law Journal Press, 2005-

KF8900.K53

Private Law

Gralf-Peter Calliess, Peer Zumbansen. Rough consensus and running code : a theory of transnational private law. Hart, 2010.

KZ3410.C35 2010

Real Estate Transactions

Sidney G. Saltz. From handshake to closing : the role of the commercial real estate lawyer. 2nd ed. Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law American Bar Association, 2010.

KF665.F76 2010

Sentencing

Practice under the federal sentencing guidelines / edited by David Debold, Phylis Skloot Bamberger, David J. Gottlieb. 5th ed. Aspen Publishers, c2010-

KF9685.P73 5th

Toxic Torts

Miriam V. Gold and Jean Warshaw. The Toxic Substances Control Act  : a practical guide. Oxford University Press, 2010.

KF3958.G65 2010

Trial Advocacy

Cecil C. Kuhne, III. Building your best argument. American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, c2010.

KF8915.K795 2010

Commanding the courtroom [videorecording]. Association of Trial Lawyers of America, c2003.

 

KF8915.C65 2003


New Government Documents List

 

Reauthorization of the Innocence Protection Act : hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session September 22, 2009.

KF27.J8588 2009r

Capital markets regulatory reform : strengthening investor protection, enhancing oversight of private pools of capital, and creating a national insurance office : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 6, 2009.

KF27.B5 2009zd

Making the census count in urban America : 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 of the One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, field hearing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 11, 2009.

KF26.H6323 2009i

North Korea's nuclear and missile tests and the Six-party Talks : where do we go from here? : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 17, 2009.

KF27.F639 2009m

E-government 2.0 : improving innovation, collaboration, and access : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, December 11, 2007.

KF26.H63 2007zo

Biomass for thermal energy and electricity : a research and development portfolio for the future : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 21, 2009.

KF27.S3935 2009u

Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007 : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on S. 970, April 8, 2008.

KF26.F5 2008i

Outside the box on estate tax reform : reviewing ideas to simplify planning : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 3, 2008.

KF26.F5 2008j

Public lands and forests legislation : hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on S. 1470, S. 1719, S. 1787, H.R. 762, H.R. 934, December 17, 2009.

KF26.E5583 2009x

Minimizing potential threats from Iran : assessing economic sanctions and other U.S. policy options : hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining how the United States can use sanctions and other forms of economic pressure to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapons capability, July 30, 2009.

KF26.B39 2009z

Experts' perspectives on systemic risk and resolution issues : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 24, 2009.

KF27.B5 2009za

Clean energy research and development : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, to receive testimony on the research, development, priorities, and imperatives needed to meet the medium and long-term challenges associated with climate change, January 21, 2010.

KF26.E55 2010

Access to prevention and public health for high-risk populations : hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining access to prevention and public health for high-risk populations, January 27, 2009.

KF26.L27 2009b

Committee prints on administration legislative proposals on the Animal Drug User Fee Act Amendments of 2008 and the Animal Generic Drug User Fee Act of 2008 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, June 5, 2008.

KF27.E553 2008k

Covering uninsured kids : reversing progress already made : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, February 26, 2008.

KF27.E553 2008d

Energy Policy Act of 2005 : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, to receive testimony on S. 2052, a bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to require the Secretary of Energy to carry out a research and development and demonstration program to reduce manufacturing and construction costs relating to nuclear reactors and for other purposes, and S. 2812, the Nuclear Power 2021 Act, December 15, 2009.

KF26.E55 2009za

Forest Service budget : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, to consider the president's proposed budget for fiscal year 2011 for the Forest Service, February 24, 2010.

KF26.E55 2010c

Turmoil in the U.S. credit markets : examining the regulation of investment banks by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission : hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities and Insurance and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on steps taken by the agency then and now to encourage the investment banks that it regulates to better manage their risks and how the SEC can be strengthened to meet its mission as the advocate for investors while overseeing securities markets and financial stability of Wall Street firms, Wednesday, May 7, 2008.

KF26.B3954 2008i

A call to arms : a review of benefits for deployed federal employees : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 16, 2009.

KF27.O9425 2009s

The role of private equity in the communications marketplace : hearing before the Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2008.

KF27.E555 2008f

Establishing a framework for systemic risk regulation : hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining a framework for systemic risk regulation, July 23, 2009.

KF26.B39 2009zb

Iran sanctions : options, opportunities, and consequences : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs o f the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, December 15, 2009.

KF27.O946 2009x

Healthy Howard : improving care through innovation : field hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining healthcare in Howard County, MD, focusing on improving care through innovation, February 17, 2009 (Columbia, MD).

KF26.L27 2009c

Miscellaneous lands bills : hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on S. 522, S. 865, S. 881, S. 940, S. 1272, S. 1689, H.R. 1442, October 8, 2009.

KF26.E5583 2009t

Marine and hydrokinetic energy technology : finding the path to commercialization : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, December 3, 2009.

KF27.S3935 2009x

Grid-scale energy storage : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, to receive testimony on the role of grid-scale energy storage in meeting our energy and climate goals, December 10, 2009.

KF26.E55 2009zm

Utilizing technology to improve TARP and financial oversight : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 17, 2009.

KF27.B54428 2009r

Perspectives on the Consumer Financial Protection Agency : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 30, 2009.

KF27.B5 2009ze

Selling to seniors : the need for accountability and oversight of marketing by Medicare private plans : hearings before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, February 7 and 13, 2008.

KF26.F5 2008k

Proposals to enhance the Community Reinvestment Act : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 16, 2009.

KF27.B5 2009zf

Regulatory modernization : perspectives on insurance : hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining the modernization of insurance regulation, July 28, 2009.

KF26.B39 2009zc

Medical isotopes : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, to receive testimony on H.R. 3276, the American Medical Isotopes Production Act of 2009, December 3, 2009.

KF26.E55 2009zn

What went wrong : torture and the Office of Legal Counsel in the Bush administration : hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 13, 2009.

KF26.J8327 2009j