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New Titles List for the Week of April 9, 2017

                                                                                                                          

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Daniel LaChance. Executing freedom: the cultural life of capital punishment in the United States. The University of Chicago Press, 2016.

KF9227.C2L33 2016

 

With sources ranging from congressional hearings and political speeches to popular films and television shows, this book examines the role of the death penalty in American culture over the past fifty years.

 

 

 

 

 

Contract, status, and fiduciary law. Paul B. Miller and Andrew S. Gold, eds. Oxford University Press, 2016.

K840.C662 2016

 

The essays in this book deal with the often misunderstood relationship between contract law and fiduciary law. Topics covered include status relationships, duties of loyalty, tort law, contractual and fiduciary obligations, and the fiduciary state.  

 

 


New Titles List

Admiralty Law

Admiralty in a nutshell. Seventh edition. Frank L. Maraist, Thomas C. Galligan, Jr., Catherine M. Maraist, and Dean A. Sutherland. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1105.M34 2017

Children's Rights

Child welfare law and practice: representing children, parents, and state agencies in abuse, neglect, and dependency cases. Third edition. Donald N. Duquette, Ann M. Haralambie, and Vivek S. Sankaran, eds. National Association of Counsel for Children, 2016.

KF3735.Z9C47 2016

Commercial Law

Forms under Article 9 of the UCC. Third edition. Cindy J. Chernuchin, ed. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF1048.5.F67 2016

Constitutional Law

Geoffrey R. Stone. Sex and the constitution: sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century. Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2017.

KF9325.S76 2017

Criminal Law

Mark K. Osbeck and Howard Bromberg. Marijuana law in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF3891.M2O83 2017

Entertainment Law

Sherri L. Burr. Entertainment law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4290.Z9B87 2017

International Law

Marci B. Hoffman and Robert C. Berring, Jr. International legal research in a nutshell. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KZ1234.H64 2017

Jurisprudence

Philosophical foundations of fiduciary law. Andrew S. Gold and Paul B. Miller, eds. Oxford University Press, 2016.

K795.A9P45 2014

Land Use

Ronald S. Cope. The zoning and land use handbook. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF5698.C63 2016

Tax Law

Jasper L. Cummings, Jr. The Supreme Court's federal tax jurisprudence: an analysis of fact finding methods and statutory interpretation from the Court's tax opinions, 1801-present. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF6289.C86 2016

Advanced state and local tax, 2017. Peter L. Faber, chair. Practising Law Institute, 2017.

KF6730.A75A383 2017


New Government Documents List

 

Accounting for the true cost of regulation: exploring the possibility of a regulatory budget. Joint hearing before the Committee on the Budget and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 23, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015v

Avoiding duplication: an examination of the State Department's proposal to construct a new diplomatic security training facility. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 28, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015za

Barriers to Endangered Species Act delisting. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF27.O9446 2016a

Blowing the whistle on retaliation: accounts of current and former federal agency whistleblowers. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session June 11, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015p

Border security, 2015. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session.

KF26.H63 2015zg

Collaborative solutions to wildlife and habitat management. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, April 27, 2010.

KF26.E682 2010a

Criminal aliens released by the Department of Homeland Security. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 28, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016k

Diplomacy and security in the South China Sea: after the Tribunal. 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 22, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016n

Discussion draft of H.R. _____, the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015. 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, March 18, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015m

Examining the allegations of misconduct against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF27.J8 2016a

Opportunities and challenges in advancing health information technology. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology and the Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 22, 2016.

KF27.O9444 2016

Oversight of the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General's military whistleblower reprisal investigations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 7, 2016.

KF27.O945 2016

Oversight of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 13, 2016.

KF27.J85694 2016d

President's budget for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016d

Reducing unnecessary duplication in federal programs: billions more could be saved. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 14, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015h

Security clearance reform: the Performance Accountability Council's path forward. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 25, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016j

The Homeland Security Department's budget submission for fiscal year 2016. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session April 29, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015s

The nomination of Susan Faye Beard to be inspector general at the Department of Energy. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 12, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016e

The president's waiver of restrictions on the Visa Waiver Program. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2016.

KF27.O945 2016b

Treating the opioid epidemic: the state of competition in the markets for addiction medication. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 22, 2016.

KF27.J874 2016f

Under attack: federal cybersecurity and the OPM data breach. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session June 25, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015t