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New Titles List for the Week of March 3, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Simone Borg

Conservation on the high seas: harmonizing international regimes for the sustainable use of living resources. Edward Elgar, 2012

K3485.B67 2012

 

This book reviews the state of international law relating to the use of living resources in extraterritorial waters.  The author’s focus is on the conflicts between the treaties, customary practices and international organizations governing ocean conservation, with special attention paid to those conflicts which the author argues cannot be resolved without further development in the law.  

 

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Frauke Henning-Bodewig (ed.)

International handbook on unfair competition. Beck, 2013

K1575.I58 2013

 

This book is a study of recent developments in unfair trade law.  The book provides a historical overview of the development of international unfair trade law followed by nation-by-nation studies of recent domestic developments in the subject, with particular discussion of the different ways in which the international principles of unfair trade law are integrated into each nation’s internal legal system.

 

 


New Titles List

Civil Rights

Jennifer L. Pierce. Racing for innocence : whiteness, gender, and the backlash against affirmative action. Stanford University Press, 2012.

KF4755.5.P54 2012

Copyright

Mark Helprin. Digital barbarism : a writer's manifesto. Harper, 2009.

K1401.H457 2009

Environmental Law and Policy

Legislación ambiental en América del Norte : experiencias y mejores prácticas para su aplicación e interpretacion jurisdiccional / edited by César Nava Escudero. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Comision para la Cooperacion Ambiental, 2011.

KDZ670.L44 2011

Family Law

Marriage and divorce in a multicultural context : multi-tiered marriage and the boundaries of civil law and religion / edited by Joel A. Nichols. Cambridge University Press, 2012.

K675.M367 2012

International Law and the Use of Force

Alonso Gómez-Robledo V. Corte Internacional de Justicia : caso de las actividades militares y paramilitares en Nicaragua y contra Nicaragua. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2011.

KZ215.G66 2011

Judicial Administration

Roseann Dueñas González, Victoria F. Vásquez, Holly Mikkelson. Fundamentals of court interpretation : theory, policy, and practice. Carolina Academic Press, 2012.

KF8725.G66 2012

Legal Education

Leah M. Christensen. One L of a year  : how to maximize your success in Law school. Carolina Academic Press, 2012.

KF283.C485 2012

Legal History

H. Robert Baker. Prigg v. Pennsylvania : slavery, the Supreme Court, and the ambivalent constitution. University Press of Kansas, 2012.

KF228.P745B35 2012

William R. Casto. The Supreme Court in the early republic : the chief justiceships of John Jay and Oliver Ellsworth. University of South Carolina Press, 1995.

KF8742.C36 1995

James W. Ely, Jr. The chief justiceship of Melville W. Fuller. University of South Carolina Press, 1995.

KF8745.F8E44 1995

Maritime Law

J. Ashley Roach and Robert W. Smith. Excessive maritime claims. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2012.

KZA1146.U6R63 2012

Mexican Law

Luis Raigosa Sotelo. La Comisión permanente del Congreso de la Unión. Senado de la República, LIX Legislatura, 2006.

KGF3070.R35 2006

Professional Responsibility

Information security and privacy : a practical guide for global executives, lawyers and technologists /edited by Thomas J. Shaw. American Bar Association, 2011.

KF390.5.C6I5433 2011

Remedies

Kenneth R. Feinberg. Who gets what : fair compensation after tragedy and financial upheaval. PublicAffairs, 2012.

KF1250.F45 2012

Sexual Orientation and the Law

Peter Nicolas. Sexual orientation, gender identity, and the Constitution. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF4754.5.N53 2013

Venezuelan Law

Gigliolla Abreu González. Derecho marítimo venezolano : desde la colonia hasta la actualidad. Universidad Nacional Experimental Marítima del Caribe, 2006-2007.

KHW1400.A92 2006x

Women and the Law

Kristen Kalsem. In contempt : nineteenth-century women, law, and literature. Ohio State University Press, 2012.

K349.K35 2012

Sally J. Kenney. Gender and justice : why women in the judiciary really matter. Routledge, 2013.

KF8775.K46 2013

 


New Government Documents List

Examining the administration's failure to prevent and end Medicaid overpayment : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health Care, District of Columbia, Census, and the National Archives of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 20, 2012.

KF27.O9436 2012c

Examining the impact of the Volcker Rule on markets, businesses, investors, and job creation : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, January 18, 2012.

KF27.B5364 2012g

Impacts of climate change on the intermountain West : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... August 17, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012p

Congestion and delays : the impact on passengers and possible solutions : hearing before the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, September 27, 2007.

KF26.C69215 2007c

Class actions seven years after the Class Action Fairness Act : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 1, 2012.

KF27.J8565 2012j

Energy tax policy and tax reform : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures and Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 22, 2011.

KF27.W3468 2011c

H.R. 2250, the EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011, and H.R. 2681, the Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 8, 2011.

KF27.E5524 2011k

Usage of natural gas : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... July 24, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012q

Chemical risk assessment : what works for jobs and the economy? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 6, 2011.

KF27.E55273 2011g

Rural water projects : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... July 31, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012r

Oversight of the impact on competition of exclusion orders to enforce standard-essential patents : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 11, 2012.

KF26.J8 2012f

Global challenges in diagnosing and managing Lyme disease--closing knowledge gaps : hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 17, 2012.

KF27.F629 2012m

Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... May 23, 2011.

KF27.J8569 2011g

Combating the Haqqani terrorist network : hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 13, 2012.

KF27.F6489 2012g

Biological security : the risk of dual-use research : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 26, 2012.

KF26.H63 2012m

Safe Doses Act, the Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011, and the Foreign Counterfeit Prevention Act : hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ...  March 28, 2012.

KF27.J8588 2012k

H.R. 1633, the Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 25, 2011.

KF27.E5524 2011m

Women's rights are human rights : U.S. ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) : hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, November 18, 2010.

KF26.J8499 2010a

Reauthorization of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) : hearing before the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Product Safety of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, June 17, 2003.

KF26.C6928 2003

S. 2411, the Assistance to Firefighters Act of 2004 : hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, July 8, 2004.

KF26.C69 2004b

To promote peaceful and collaborative resolution of maritime territorial disputes in the South China Sea and its environs and other maritime areas adjacent to the East Asian mainland : markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... September 12, 2012.

KF27.F6 2012n

Assessing Medicare and Medicaid program integrity : hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Organization, Efficiency, and Financial Management of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 7, 2012.

KF27.O9433 2012e

Nominations of Juan F. Vasquez, Maurice B. Foley, and Janice Eberly : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress ... July 28, 2011.

KF26.F5 2011af

Evaluating the health impacts of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill : hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session ... June 15, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010ak

Uncertain justice : the status of federal sentencing and the U.S. Sentencing Commission six years after U.S. v. Booker : hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 12, 2011.

KF27.J8588 2011r