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New Titles List for the Week of January 29, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Erwin Chemerinsky. Closing the courthouse door: how your constitutional rights became unenforceable. Yale University Press, 2017.

KF8748.C546 2017

 

Chemerinsky argues that constitutional rights have become more difficult to enforce due to a number of Supreme Court decisions on procedural issues, including abstention, sovereign immunity, standing, and habeas corpus.

 

 

 

 

 

Business and the Roberts Court. Jonathan H. Adler, ed. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF889.B835 2016

 

The essays in this book examine the Roberts Court’s record of decisions with regard to business. Topics covered include securities law, environmental law, antitrust law, and the free speech rights of corporations.

 

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Ronald M. Levin and Jeffrey S. Lubbers. Administrative law and process in a nutshell. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF5402.Z9G4 2017

Constitutional Law

David L. Sloss. The death of treaty supremacy: an invisible constitutional change. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF4651.S58 2016

Health Law

Josh Blackman. Unraveled: Obamacare, religious liberty, and executive power. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF3605.A328201A2 2016

International Law

Evan J. Criddle and Evan Fox-Decent. Fiduciaries of humanity: how international law constitutes authority. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KZ3410.C745 2016

Law and Politics

Jesper Johnsøn. Anti-corruption strategies in fragile states: theory and practice in aid agencies. Edward Elgar, 2016.

JF60.J646 2016

Law and Social Science

Lawrence M. Friedman. Impact: how law affects behavior. Harvard University Press, 2016.

K260.F75 2016

Maritime Law

Kris Anne Tobin. Admiralty and maritime law: a legal research guide. William S. Hein & Co., 2017.

KF240.L43 v.66

Property

Joseph William Singer. Property. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF570.Z9S56 2014

Race and the Law

Brent J. Aucoin. Thomas Goode Jones: race, politics, and justice in the New South. The University of Alabama Press, 2016.

KF373.J665A93 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Advancing U.S. interests: examining the President's FY 2017 budget proposal for Afghanistan and Pakistan. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 27, 2016.

KF27.F64826 2016j

Business perspectives on reforming U.S. chemical safety laws. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health, of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 9, 2010.

KF26.E6773 2010a

Current science on public exposures to toxic chemicals. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health, of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, February 4, 2010.

KF26.E6773 2010

Department of state operations authorization and embassy security act, fiscal year 2016. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on, May 26, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016k

Executive overreach in regulatory enforcement and infrastructure. Hearing before the Executive Overreach Task Force of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 12, 2016.

KF27.J8624 2016e

How secure are U.S. bioresearch labs? Preventing the next safety lapse. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 20, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016a

IRS challenges in implementing the Affordable Care Act. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session April 15, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015k

Lagging behind: the state of high-speed rail in the United States. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 14, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016

Legislative hearing on S. 2995: the Clean Air Act Amendments of 2010. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 4, 2010.

KF26.E623 2010

Marine debris and wildlife: impacts, sources, and solutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 17, 2016.

KF26.E648 2016b

Mobility and congestion in urban and rural America. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 18, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010f

Nominations of Hon. Carol Waller Pope, Robert A. Salerno and Darlene M. Soltys. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session: nominations of Hon. Carol Waller Pope, to be a Member, Federal Labor Relations Authority, Robert A. Salerno and Darlene M. Soltys to be Associate Judges, D.C. Superior Court, December 3, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015f

Nominations of Peter V. Neffenger and David S. Shapira. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session: nominations of Peter V. Neffenger to be Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and David S. Shapira to be a Governor, U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors, June 10, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015a

The 2016 Water Resources Development Act: policies and projects. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016m

The global Zika epidemic. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016a

The strategic importance of building a stronger U.S.-Caribbean partnership. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 14, 2016.

KF27.F6492 2016b

The stream protection rule: impacts on the environment and implications for Endangered Species Act and Clean Water Act implementation. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 3, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016n

To direct the President to submit to congress a report on fugitives currently residing in other countries whose extradition is sought by the United States and related matters and to require a regional strategy to address the threat posed by Boko Haram. Markup before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on H.R. 2189 and H.R. 3833, September 22, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016q

Vehicle-to-vehicle communications and connected roadways of the future. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 25, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015h

Will President Obama prioritize the release of prisoners of conscience in Vietnam? Hearing before the subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 10, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016p