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New Titles List for the Week of October 27, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Carriage of goods by sea, land and air: uni-modal and multi-modal transport in the 21st century / Baris Soyer and Andrew Tettenborn, eds. Informa Law, 2013.

K4025.C37 2013

 

Carriage of Goods by Sea, Land and Air is a detailed study of contracts for the transportation of goods.  This work focuses on aspects of contract law of particular interest to freight forwarders, terminal operators and cargo insurers.  In addition to offering the usual legal analysis, the authors review the effects of piracy and changes in legal regimes on the enforcement of carriage contracts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Basics of international taxation / Practising Law Institute, 2013.

K4471.3.B37

 

Basics of International Taxation describes basic legal principles, treaties and international custom that relate to the taxation of trade, currency exchange, direct investment, passive foreign investment companies and other topics.  The work is particularly suited to introducing the subject to a reader unfamiliar with international taxation, and is arranged to support both the learning of specific subjects of interest and the learning of international tax law generally.


New Titles List

American Legal System

La integración americana como expresión de un nuevo derecho global: reflexiones y propuesta filosóficas, históricas y jurídicas para un nuevo derecho común americano / Juan Pablo Pampillo Baliño. Editorial Porrua, 2012.

HC125.P36 2012

Business Associations

Derecho societario / Francisco Reyes Villamizar. Editorial Temis, 2002.

KHH1295.R49 2002

SAS: la sociedad por acciones simplificada / Francisco Reyes Villamizar. Legis, 2010.

KHH1319.R492 2010

Business Transactions

United States law of trade and investment / Boris Kozolchyk and John F. Molloy, eds. FB Rothman, 2001.

KF889.U55 2001

Comparative Law

Derecho societario en Estados Unidos: introducción comparada / Francisco Reyes Villamizar. Legis, 2006.

KF1355.R49 2006

Estate Planning

O'Connor's estates code plus / Jones McClure Publishing, 2013.

KFT1344.A29O26

Health Law Access, Regulation and Enterprise

Managed care litigation / David M. Humiston, ed. American Bar Association and Bloomberg BNA, 2013.

KF1184.H4M348 2013

International Relations

Las relaciones México-Estados Unidos: 1756-2010 / María Marcela Terrazas y Basante et al.  UNAM, 2012.

E183.8.M6R45 2012

Law and Economics

Análisis económico del derecho societario / Francisco Reyes Villamizar. Ibáñez, 2012.

K1315.R49 2012

Legal Reference

Obra jurídica enciclopédica / Juan Pablo Pampillo Baliño and Manuel Alexandro Munive Páez, coordinators. Escuela Libre de Derecho, 2012.

KGF327.O27 2012

Trademark and Unfair Competition

Kane on trademark law: a practitioner's guide / Siegrun D. Kane. Practising Law Institute, 2013.

KF3180.K36 6th

Trial Advocacy

Eyewitness testimony: civil and criminal / Elizabeth F. Loftus, James M. Doyle and Jennifer E. Dysart. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF9672.L633 2013

 


New Government Documents List

 

2012 annual report of the Social Security Board of Trustees. 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, June 21, 2012.

KF27.W347 2012d

Supply chain security: Secure Freight Initiative and the implementation of 100 percent scanning. 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 Tenth Congress, second session, June 12, 2008.

KF26.C69914 2008d

Overview of U.S. interests in the Western Hemisphere: opportunities and challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 28, 2013.

KF27.F6492 2013a

Effects of climate change and ocean acidification on living marine organisms. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, May 10, 2007.

KF26.C69664 2007b

Cybersecurity research and development: challenges and solutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology & Subcommittee on Research, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Tuesday, February 26, 2013.

KF27.S39957 2013

Cutting waste, fraud, and abuse in Medicare and Medicaid. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 22, 2010.

KF27.E553 2010t

Reducing waste and mismanagement: implementing agency watchdogs' recommendations could save taxpayers billions. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 5, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013f

STEM education: industry and philanthropic initiatives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Wednesday, March 13, 2013.

KF27.S3924 2013b

Federal government approaches to issuing biometric IDs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.O9432 2013b

Opportunities lost: constraints on oil and gas production on federal lands and waters. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care, and Entitlements of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 16, 2013.

KF27.O9424 2013c

Where the jobs are: employment trends and analysis. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 15, 2012.

KF27.E5514 2012

Local and private sector initiatives to combat international human trafficking. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 7, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013c

The Taiwan Relations Act of 2013. Markup before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 419, April 25, 2013.

KF27.F638 2013a

Release of criminal detainees by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: policy or politics? Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2013.

KF27.J8 2013a

Housing partnerships in Indian country. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on examining ways to address the housing crisis in Indian country, and how tribes are leveraging their programs with other federal and private resources to effectively create more housing opportunities in Indian country, July 24, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012v

Media ownership. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, September 28, 2004.

KF26.C69 2004d

The Wireless 411 Privacy Act. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, September 21, 2004.

KF26.C69 2004e

A tragic anniversary: improving safety at dangerous mines one year after Upper Big Branch. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... March 31, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011a

Solutions to the crisis facing the U.S. Postal Service. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session,  February 13, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013