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New Titles List for the Week of July 14, 2013

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Featured Resource List

 

 

William H. Boothby. The law of targeting. Oxford University Press, 2012

KZ6515.B66 2012

 

The Law of Targeting is a treatise on the rules governing all acts that are permitted under the law of war, including the study of factors that restrict the otherwise legally acceptable use of force.The author also discusses modern problems arising when the traditional law of targeting is applied to current issues such as asymmetrical warfare, cyber warfare and unmanned platforms.

 

 

 

 

 

Steven Andrew Light. The law is good: the Voting Rights Act, redistricting, and black regime politics. Carolina Academic Press, 2010.

KF4893.L54 2010

 

The Law is Good is a history of the Voting Rights Act from the postbellum abuses that inspired its 1965 passage up through 2010.The author analyzes the Act and its consequences for voting, paying particular attention the Supreme Courtís evolving treatment of the Act.While missing the Supreme Courtís recent controversial decision in Shelby County v. Holder, this book is a valuable resource for anyone interested in understanding the public reception of and state government responses to that case.

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Christopher B. McNeil. Administrative agency litigation. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2011.

KF5407.M39 2011

Antitrust Law

Antitrust health care handbook. American Bar Association, 2010.

KF3825.Z9A57 2010

Arbitration

David D. Caron and Lee M. Caplan. The UNCITRAL arbitration rules: a commentary (with an integrated and comparative discussion of the 2010 and 1976 UNCITRAL arbitration rules). Oxford University Press, 2013.

K2400.C39 2013

Civil Rights

Conscientious objection to military service. United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2012.

K4734.C6C66 2012

Comparative Law

Vivian Grosswald Curran, ed. Comparative law: an introduction. Carolina Academic Press, 2002.

K559.C65 2002

Copyright Law

Rebecca Giblin. Code wars: 10 years of P2P software litigation. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011.

K1485.G53 2011

Health Law

Eddy Ventose. Medical patent law: the challenges of medical treatment. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011.

K3601.V46 2011

Intellectual Property Law

Toshiko Takenaka, ed. Intellectual property in common law and civil law. Edward Elgar, 2013.

K1401.I585 2013

International Law

Alexander Orakhelashvili, ed. Research handbook on the theory and history of international law. Edward Elgar, 2011.

KZ1234.R47 2011

Juvenile Law

Patricia Puritz, Lisa Thurau and Samuel Goldberg. National juvenile defense standards. National Juvenile Defender Center, 2012.

KF9813.N38 2012

Law and Economics

Henry N. Butler, Christopher R. Drahozal. Economic analysis for lawyers. Carolina Academic Press, 2006.

KF315.B88 2006

Law and Social Science

Fiona Haines. The paradox of regulation: what regulation can achieve and what it cannot. Edward Elgar, 2011.

K3400.H35 2011

Legal Education

Gerald F. Hess, Steven I. Friedland, Michael Hunter Schwartz and Sophie Sparrow. Techniques for teaching law 2. Carolina Academic Press, 2011.

KF272.T47 2011

Legal Analysis, Research and Communication

Ruggero J. Aldisert. Logic for lawyers: a guide to clear legal thinking. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 1997.

K213.A42 1997

Douglas S. Lavine. Cardinal rules of advocacy: understanding and mastering fundamental principles of persuasion. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2002.

KF311.L37 2002

Eric Oliver. Facts can't speak for themselves: reveal the stories that give facts their meaning. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2005.

K181.O43 2005

Peter Siviglia. Writing contracts: a distinct discipline. Carolina Academic Press, 1996.

KF801.Z9S53 1996

Legal Profession

Sharon D. Nelson, David G. Ries and John W. Simek. Locked down: information security for lawyers. American Bar Association, 2012.

KF320.A9N45 2012

Texas Law

Gerald Reading Powell et al. A practical guide to Texas evidence: objections, responses, rules, and practice commentary. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2009.

KFT1740.A449P73 2009

 


New Government Documents List

 

The science of how hunting assists species conservation and management. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Tuesday, June 19, 2012.

KF27.S3975 2012d

2006 Nobel laureates. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Technology, and Innovation of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, May 2, 2007.

KF26.C69696 2007d

Oversight hearing on the federal Superfund Program's activities to protect public health. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund and Environmental Health of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, October 17, 2007.

KF26.E676 2007a

Civil Rights Division oversight. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 13, 2011.

KF26.J8 2011ae

Short-supply prescription drugs: shining a light on the gray market. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 25, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012f

Social Security's death records. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 2, 2012.

KF27.W347 2012a

Department of Energy user facilities: utilizing the tools of science to drive innovation through fundamental research. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Thursday, June 21, 2012.

KF27.S3935 2012a

The role of BP in the Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 17, 2010.

KF27.E5546 2010e

HHS actions to identify and address health effects of the BP oil spill. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 16, 2010.

KF27.E553 2010g

Drilling down on America's energy future: safety, security, and clean energy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 15, 2010.

KF27.E5525 2010e

The fiscal year 2013 EPA budget. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 28, 2012.

KF27.E5524 2012b

Wasting information technology dollars: how can the federal government reform its IT investment strategy? Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, January 22, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013

The impact of Dodd-Frank on customers, credit, and job creators. Hearing before 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, July 10, 2012.

KF27.B514 2012g

President's fiscal year 2013 budget proposal with U.S. Department of the Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner. Hearing before the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 15, 2012.

KF27.W3 2012b

The Nuclear Waste Administration Act. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, to receive testimony on S. 3469, the Nuclear Waste Administration Act of 2012, September 12, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012ae

United States competitiveness through basic research. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Technology, and Innovation of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, April 19, 2007.

KF26.C69696 2007e

National imperatives for earth science research. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Aeronautics, and Related Sciences of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 7, 2007.

KF26.C6976 2007

The collapse of MF Global: lessons learned and policy implications. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... April 24, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012e

Avoiding the spectrum crunch: growing the wireless economy through innovation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, April 18, 2012.

KF27.S39956 2012e

The national nanotechnology investment: manufacturing, commercialization, and job creation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science and Space of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 14, 2011.

KF26.C6969 2011c