New Titles List for the Week of September 26, 2010

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Continuing Legal Education
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Finance
  • Law and Economics
  • Media Law
  • Patent Law
  • Probate Law and Practice
  • Toxic Torts
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

Jonathan Clough. Principles of cybercrime. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

K5215.C58 2010

 

This book discusses how the proliferation of digital technology has been accompanied by the development of cybercrimes.  It also provides a comprehensive analysis of the legal principles that apply to the prosecution of cybercrimes and examines a wide range of these crimes including attacks on computers, fraud, criminal copyright infringement, child pornography, and cyberstalking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David L. Nersessian. Genocide and political groups. Oxford University Press, 2010.

K5302.N47 2010

 

This book provides a detailed examination of the crime of genocide in connection with political groups.  The author offers an empirical study of the current status of political groups under customary international law and contends that the international community would be well served by creating a separate international crime to address political genocide.


New Titles List

 

Continuing Legal Education

H. Kate Hopkins. Estate planning & probate 101. State Bar of Texas, c2010.

KFT1340.A75E86 2010

Patricia J. Cummings. Criminal law 101. State Bar of Texas, c2010.

KFT1761.A75C76 2010

International Criminal Law

Robert Cryer et al. An introduction to international criminal law and procedure. 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

K5000.I587 2010

International Finance

John M. Niehuss. International project finance in a nutshell. Thomson Reuters, c2010.

K3820.N54x 2010

Law and Economics

The pursuit of justice : law and economics of legal institutions / edited by Edward J. ┼ˇpez. Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

KF384.P87 2010

Media Law

Ashley Packard. Digital media law. Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

KF2750.P33 2010

Patent Law

Martin J. Adelman, Randall R. Rader, John R. Thomas. Cases and materials on patent law. 3rd ed. West, c2009.

KF3113.C374 2009

Probate Law and Practice

Lawrence H. Averill, Jr., Mary F. Radford. Uniform probate code and uniform trust code in a nutshell. 6th ed. West, c2010.

KF765.A947 2010

Toxic Torts

Jean Macchiaroli Eggen. Toxic torts in a nutshell. 4th ed. Thomson, 2010.

KF1299.H39E37 2010

 

 


New Government Documents List

 

An analysis of the Navy's fiscal year 2011 shipbuilding plan. Congressional Budget Office, 2010.

VM300.A53 2010

Reporting the news in China : firsthand accounts and current trends : roundtable before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 31, 2009.

KF25.C44 2010n

Common enemy, common struggle : progress in U.S.-Mexican efforts to defeat organized crime and drug trafficking : a report to the members of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 18, 2010.

KF31.F6 2010i

Energy efficiency of appliances : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on S. 1696, S. 2908, S. 3054, S. 3059, March 10, 2010.

KF26.E55 2010e

The future of national surface transportation policy : hearing before the  Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 28, 2009.

KF26.C699 2009g

Strengthening our criminal justice system : extending the Innocence Protection Act : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, November 10, 2009.

KF26.J8 2009w

International cooperation to modernize financial regulation : hearing before the Subcommittee on Security and International Trade and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session ... September 30, 2009.

KF26.B3954 2009r

The diplomat's shield : diplomatic security in today's world : hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, December 9, 2009.

KF26.H636 2009x

Combating anti-Semitism : protecting human rights : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, April 14, 2010.

KF27.F64814 2010h

Tax aspects of a cap-and-trade program : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 24, 2008.

KF26.F5 2008m

Oversight of Defense Department acquisitions : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 29, 2008.

KF27.O946 2008h

The continued importance of the Violence Against Women Act : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 10, 2009.

KF26.J8 2009m

Rail modernization : getting transit back on track : hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on examining the investment that is needed to keep our existing transit systems thriving, August 4, 2009.

KF26.B3945 2009p

The Mitchell Report : the illegal use of steroids in major league baseball : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, January 15, 2008.

KF27.O94 2008a

H.R. 5613, the Protecting Medicaid Safety Net 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, April 3, 2008.

KF27.E553 2008g

Covering uninsured children : the impact of the August 17th CHIP directive : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health Care of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 9, 2008.

KF26.F55382 2008h

Identity theft : who's got your number? : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 10, 2008.

KF26.F5 2008n

Credit rating agencies and the next financial crisis : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 30, 2009.

KF27.O94 2009q

U.S. strategy in Afghanistan : hearings before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, December 2 and 10, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009zb

State, regional and local perspectives on global warming : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 1, 2007.

KF26.E6 2007f

The first line of defense : reducing recidivism at the local level : hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, November 5, 2009.

KF26.J83765 2009v

Securing the borders and America's points of entry : what remains to be done? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 20, 2009.

KF26.J8525 2009i

Sticker shock : what's the true cost of federal long-term care insurance : joint hearing before the Special Committee on Aging and the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, Washington, DC, October 14, 2009.

KF26.H636 2009t

Medical debt : can bankruptcy reform facilitate a fresh start? : 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, October 20, 2009.

KF26.J8327 2009t

Cuba : immediate action is needed to ensure the survivability of Radio and TV Marti : a report to the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, April 29, 2010.

KF31.F6 2010g

The international financial institutions : a call for change : a report to the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 10, 2010.

KF31.F6 2010e