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New Titles List for the Week of June 4, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Laura Kalman. The long reach of the Sixties: LBJ, Nixon, and the making of the contemporary Supreme Court. Oxford University Press, 2017.

KF8742.K35 2017

 

Kalman examines the political reaction to the Warren Court, showing how the ideological lines drawn during the Johnson and Nixon presidencies continue to shape the debate around Supreme Court nominations.

 

 

 

 

 

The moral responsibility of firms. Eric W. Orts and N. Craig Smith, eds. Oxford University Press, 2017.

HF5387.M6526 2017

 

To what extent can a business organization be considered a moral agent? That is the question at the center of this book, a collection of essays from leading scholars in the fields of business ethics and philosophy.


New Titles List

Criminal Law

Doug Norwood. Constructive possession in criminal law. Norwood & Norwood, 2017.

KF9619.N66 2017

Employment Law

Robert N. Covington and Joseph A. Seiner. Employment law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF3455.C68 2017

Land Use

John R. Nolon and Patricia E. Salkin. Land use law in a nutshell. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF5698.Z9N65 2017

Medical Malpractice

Marcia M. Boumil and Paul A. Hattis. Medical liability in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF2905.3.B68 2017

Tax Law

Residence of companies under tax treaties and EC law. Guglielmo Maisto, ed. IBFD Publications, 2009.

K4475.R47 2009


New Government Documents List

 

A review of recommendations for NSF project management reform. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 4, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016d

Ambushed: how the NLRB's new election rule harms employers and employees. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on examining the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) new election rule, focusing on employers and employees. February 11, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015h

Better coordinating welfare programs to serve families in need. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.W3464 2015f

Can the IRS protect taxpayers' personal information? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 14, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016

Corruption: a danger to democracy in Europe and Eurasia. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 7, 2016.

KF27.F6422 2016d

Countering the North Korean threat: new steps in U.S. policy. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 7, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017a

Disrupter series: self-driving cars. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 15, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016k

Disrupter series: wearable devices. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 3, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016e

Examining implementation of the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 4, 2016.

KF27.E553 2016a

Federal agencies' reliance on outdated and unsupported information technology: a ticking time bomb. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 25, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016o

From premium increases to failing CO-OPs: an Obamacare checkup. Hearing before 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, July 13, 2016.

KF27.O9435 2016

Frontline response to terrorism in America. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 2, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016e

Hearing on nomination of Attorney General Scott Pruitt to be Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, January 18, 2017.

KF26.E6 2017b

Iran on notice. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 16, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017b

IRS: reviewing its legal obligations, document preservation, and data security. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016d

Judicial transparency and ethics. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 14, 2017.

KF27.J85694 2017

Legislative hearing on 17 FTC bills. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 24, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016g

Legislative hearing to examine pipeline safety reauthorization. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 1, 2016.

KF27.E5524 2016k

Moving toward greater community inclusion--Olmstead at 15. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining moving toward greater community inclusion, focusing on Olmstead at 15, June 24, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014q

National security: threats at our borders. 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, March 23, 2016.

KF27.O945 2016d

Navigating business tax reform. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 26, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016j

Oversight hearing: Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 5, 2010.

KF26.E623 2010a

Oversight of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on examining the work and agenda of the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission, June 14, 2016.

KF26.B39 2016e

Oversight: EPA's proposal for federal implementation plans to reduce interstate transport of fine particulate matter and ozone. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 22, 2010.

KF26.E623 2010b

Oversight: modernizing our nation's infrastructure. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 8, 2017.

KF26.E6 2017a

Paris climate promise: a bad deal for America. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 2, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016b

Preparing for the 2020 census: will the technology be ready? Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations and the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015i

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

KF26.F5 2016c

President's fiscal year 2017 health care proposals. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016e

Protecting the 2016 elections from cyber and voting machine attacks. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 13, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016e

Racing to regulate: EPA's latest overreach on amateur drivers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 15, 2016.

KF27.S3982 2016

Reauthorization of and potential reforms to the Federal Land Recreation Enhancement Act. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 17, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015z

Recommendations of the Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 18, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2015h

Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 1, 2017.

KF27.J8 2017

State perspectives: how EPA's power plan will shut down power plants. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 11, 2015.

KF27.S395 2015e

The administration's empty promises for the international climate treaty. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 18, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015n

The commercial space launch industry: small satellite opportunities and challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 19, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016a

The role of the Financial Stability Board in the U.S. regulatory framework. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the role of the Financial Stability Board on U.S. regulators including with respect to its influence on the Financial Stability Oversight Council, July 8, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015v

The terror financing risks of America's $400 million cash payment to Iran. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on examining the terrorism financing risks of allowing the Islamic Republic of Iran to gain access to large amounts of hard currency and the U.S. government's payments of $1.7 billion in foreign cash to Iran, September 21, 2016.

KF26.B3949 2016

Understanding the role of sanctions under the Iran deal. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on examining the nature of the sanctions relief that is being provided to Iran, including the recent focus on the potential for giving Iran additional access to the U.S. financial market in return for its previously negotiated temporary nuclear-related commitments set forth in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, May 24, 2016.

KF26.B39 2016b