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New Titles List for the Week of April 2, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

David Dorsen. The unexpected Scalia: a conservative justice's liberal opinions. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

KF8745.S33D67 2017

 

Justice Antonin Scalia was perhaps the most influential conservative jurist of his time. However, on issues ranging from separation of powers to criminal procedure, Scalia’s judicial philosophy often led him to unexpected outcomes, as Dorsen demonstrates in this new book.

 

 

 

 

 

Nelson Tebbe. Religious freedom in an egalitarian age. Harvard University Press, 2017.

KF4783.T43 2017

 

This book examines the growing tension between laws that promote equality and laws that protect religious freedom. In order to resolve this conflict, Tebbe proposes a method of “social coherence,” which attempts to strike an appropriate balance between competing values and interests.  

 

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

Cool compensation considerations for the private company, 2017: pay, performance and perspectives. Steven W. Rabitz, chair. Practising Law Institute, 2017.

KF6379.Z9C665 2017

Children's Rights

Restatement of the law, children and the law: preliminary draft no. 2. American Law Institute, 2016.

KF395.A2C45 no. 2

Law and Religion

The rise of corporate religious liberty. Micah Schwartzman, Chad Flanders, and Zoë Robinson, eds. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF4783.R57 2016

Legal Research

Amy R. Stein. Do English-only rules have a place in the workplace? A legal research guide. William S. Hein & Co., 2017.

KF240.L43 v.67

Reference

Mary Miles Prince. Prince's dictionary of legal citations: a reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students. Ninth edition. William S. Hein & Co., 2017.

KF246.P73 2017

Trial Advocacy

Lisa Blue and Robert B. Hirschhorn. Conducting voir dire. Trial Guides, 2014.

KF8979.B5713 2014

Philip H. Corboy. Final arguments. Second edition. Trial Guides, 2012.

KF226.C67 2012

Rick Friedman and Patrick Malone. Rules of the road: a plaintiff lawyer's guide to proving liability. Second edition. Trial Guides, 2010.

KF8915.F754 2010

Joane Garcia-Colson, Fredilyn Sison, and Mary Peckham. Trial in action: the persuasive power of psychodrama. Trial Guides, 2010.

KF8915.G275 2010

Moe Levine. Moe Levine on advocacy. Trial Guides, 2009.

KF8915.L486 2009

Moe Levine. Moe Levine on advocacy II. Trial Guides, 2012.

KF8915.L486 2012

Patrick Malone. Rules of the road: roadmap to a winning system. Trial Guides, 2015.

KF8915.M35 2015

Mark Mandell. Case framing. Trial Guides, 2015.

KF8915.M36 2015

Randi McGinn. Changing laws, saving lives: how to take on corporate giants and win. Trial Guides, 2014.

KF8915.M34 2014

Iain Morley. The devil's advocate: a spry polemic on how to be seriously good in court. Trial Guides, 2016.

KD474.M67 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Asia's growing hunger for energy: U.S. policy and supply opportunities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 8, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016k

A solution in search of a problem: EPA's methane regulations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 15, 2016.

KF27.S395 2016

Assessing the effects of consumer finance regulations. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on assessing the effects of consumer finance regulations on consumers and exploring ways to improve regulation to ensure the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau issues rules that provide staunch consumer protection, April 5, 2016.

KF26.B39 2016d

Assessing the state of our nation's biodefense. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 28, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015zf

Cybersecurity for power systems. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy & Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 21, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2015g

Examining the local impacts of EPA's climate regulations. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, October 5, 2016, Logan, WV.

KF26.E623 2016b

Examining the nation's current and next generation weather satellite programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 7, 2016.

KF27.S395 2016b

Examining the Syrian humanitarian crisis from the ground. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.F64826 2015o

Examining the use of agency regulatory guidance. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 23, 2015.

KF26.H6365 2015f

Exploring federal diversity jurisdiction. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 13, 2016.

KF27.J8566 2016f

Expressing profound concern about the ongoing political, economic, social and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, urging the release of political prisoners, and calling for respect of constitutional and democratic processes and The Nicaragua Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2016. Markup before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on H.Res. 851 and H.R. 5708, September 15, 2016.

KF27.F6492 2016e

Firearms lost: GSA's administration of the surplus firearm donation program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 2, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016a

Fixing No Child Left Behind: supporting teachers and school leaders. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining fixing No Child Left Behind, focusing on supporting teachers and school leaders, January 27, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015a

Free trade agreement implementation: lessons from the past. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 3, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016i

Governing through goal setting: enhancing the economic and national security of America. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session June 17, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015u

H.R. 4979, the Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016, and H.R. _______, the Nuclear Utilization of Keynote Energy Policies Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 29, 2016.

KF27.E5524 2016i

Improving communities' and businesses' access to capital and economic development. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on examining how business development companies, commercial real estate finance, and market mutual funds provide access to capital and economic development for communities and businesses, May 19, 2016.

KF26.B3956 2016

Improving customer service for the copyright community: ensuring the Copyright Office and the Library of Congress are able to meet the demands of the digital age. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC, December 2, 2015.

KF27.H6 2015i

Libya: five years after Ghadafi. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 30, 2016.

KF27.F64826 2016k

Libya's terrorist descent: causes and solutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 27, 2016.

KF27.F6489 2016i

Markup on Committee Resolution 114, H.R. 5160, H.R. 4511, H.R. 4092, H.R. 4733, H.R. 5227, and H.R. 4734. Markup before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, held in Washington, DC< May 17, 2016.

KF27.H6 2016b

Nomination of the Secretary of Health and Human Services-designate, Sylvia Mathews Burwell. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell as Secretary of Health and Human Services-designate. May 8, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014i

North Korea's perpetual provocations: another dangerous, escalatory nuclear test. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016f

Oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency's Superfund Program. 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, June 22, 2010.

KF26.E6773 2010b

Oversight of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's response to the Baton Rouge flood disaster. 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, September 9, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016a

Oversight of the Judgement Fund: Iran, big settlements, and the lack of transparency. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 7, 2016.

KF27.J8566 2016g

Preserving retirement security and investment choices for all Americans. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 10, 2015.

KF27.B54428 2015g

Reviewing independent agency rulemaking. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 8, 2016.

KF26.H6365 2016d

SNAP: examining efforts to combat fraud and improve program integrity. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations and the Subcommittee on the Interior of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 9, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016c

Stopping an avian influenza threat to animal and public health. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 8, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015c

Strengthening the federal student loan program for borrowers. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on examining strengthening the federal student loan program for borrowers. March 27, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014k

Teacher preparation: ensuring a quality teacher in every classroom. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on examining teacher preparation, focusing on ensuring a quality teacher in every classroom. March 25, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014j

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's semiannual report to Congress. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's semi-annual report to Congress, reviewing the bureau's operations and actions since the last semiannual report was published, July 15, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015s

The multiemployer pension plan system: recent reforms and current challenges. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 1, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016f

The U.S.-Republic of Korea-Japan trilateral relationship: promoting mutual interests in Asia. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 27, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016m

The Zika virus: coordination of a multi-agency response. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 24, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016d

Understanding America's long-term fiscal picture. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 9, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015w

Understanding the millennial perspective in deciding to pursue and remain in federal employment. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 29, 2016.

KF26.H6365 2016e

Water Resources Development Act of 2010: jobs and economic opportunities. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 6, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010i