New Titles List for the Week of November 20, 2016


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Carol S. Steiker and Jordan M. Steiker. Courting death: the Supreme Court and capital punishment. The Belknap Press, 2016.

KF9227.C2S74 2016


This book examines constitutional issues surrounding capital punishment, with a focus on Supreme Court jurisprudence in the wake of Furman v. Georgia (1972), which abolished the death penalty, and Gregg v. Georgia (1976), which restored it.






Samuel W. Buell. Capital offenses: business crime and punishment in America's corporate age. W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

KF9350.B84 2016


Buell, who worked as the lead prosecutor in the Enron investigation, takes a look at the problem of white-collar crime and the difficulties involved in prosecuting corporations.



New Titles List

Constitutional Law

Tamas Gyorfi. Against the new constitutionalism. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K3165.G96 2016


Linda Alvarez. Discovering agreement: contracts that turn conflict into creativity. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF807.2.A58 2016

Criminal Justice

Alexes Harris. A pound of flesh: monetary sanctions as punishment for the poor. Russell Sage Foundation, 2016.

KF9745.H37 2016

Energy Law and Policy

The law and policy of biofuels. Yves Le Bouthillier, Annette Cowie, Paul Martin, and Heather McLeod-Kilmurray, eds. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K3995.L39 2016

Estate Planning

Louis A. Mezzullo. An estate planner's guide to qualified retirement plan benefits. Fifth edition. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF3512.Z9M49 2016


Courtroom criminal evidence. Sixth edition. Edward J. Imwinkelried, Paul C. Giannelli, Francis A. Gilligan, Fredric I. Lederer, and Liesa Richter. LexisNexis, 2016.

KF9660.C68 2016

Evidence: the objection method. Fifth edition. Dennis D. Prater,  Daniel J. Capra,  Stephen A. Saltzburg, and Christine M. Arguello. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF8935.E957 2016

Federal Jurisdiction

Erwin Chemerinsky and Raymond Pryke. Federal jurisdiction. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF8858.C48 2016

Higher Education Law

Ian Freckelton. Scholarly misconduct: law, regulation, and practice. Oxford University Press, 2016.

K3748.F74 2016

Intellectual Property

Carolyn Deere Birkbeck. The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO): a reference guide. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K1404.D44 2016

Sheldon W. Halpern, Kenneth L. Port, and Sean B. Seymore. Fundamentals of United States intellectual property law: copyright, patent, trademark. Fifth edition. Kluwer Law International, 2015.

KF2979.H35 2015

Michael E. Jones. Art law: a concise guide for artists, curators, and art educators. Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.

KF4288.J66 2016

Antitrust issues in intellectual property law. Bradford P. Lyerla, ed. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF3116.L94 2016

Judicial Process

Judges on judging: views from the bench. Fifth edition. David M. O'Brien, ed. CQ Press, 2017.

KF8775.A75J82 2017


John Lawrence Hill. After the natural law: how the classical worldview supports our modern moral and political values. Ignatius Press, 2016.

K460.H55 2016

Legal History

Risa Goluboff. Vagrant nation: police power, constitutional change, and the making of the 1960s. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF9450.G65 2016

Legal Research

Frans L. Leeuw  with Hans Schmeets. Empirical legal research: a guidance book for lawyers, legislators and regulators. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K85.L439 2016

Personal and Professional Ethics

Kenneth A. Manaster, Alan W. Scheflin, and Viva I. Harris. Pro bono practice and legal ethics. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF299.P8M28 2016

Real Estate Transactions

Joseph Fortunato. Getting started as a real estate attorney. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF299.R43F67 2016

Sexual Orientation and the Law

After marriage equality: the future of LGBT rights. Carlos A. Ball, ed. New York University Press, 2016.

KF4754.5.A38 2016

Tax Law

U.S. international tax guide. Bloomberg BNA, 2016.

KF6419.A29U16 2016