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New Titles List for the Week of August 21, 2017

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

Previous editions of the New Books List may be found in the archive.

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Agricultural Law
  • Antitrust
  • Constitutional Law
  • Health Law
  • Legal Analysis, Research & Communication
  • Legal Education
  • Patent Law
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Property
  • Sales and Leasing
  • Government Documents

 


Featured Resource List

solo

 

Gary P. Bauer. Solo lawyer by design: a plan for success in any practice. American Bar Association, 2017.
KF300.5.B38 2017

Solo lawyer by design is aimed at law students and recent graduates, as well as seasoned practitioners trying to understand where they best fit into the legal practice environment. It provides the tools to help weather the rapidly changing market developments along with the basics of setting up an office and attracting clients.

ethics

Jan L. Jacobowitz and John G. Browning. Legal ethics and social media: a practitioner's handbook. American Bar Association, 2017.
KF390.5.C6J33 2017

While advances in technology have made some aspects of law practice more efficient, lawyers today must also master digital communications skills and know that all existing rules of ethics still apply while navigating the brave new world of status updates, tweets, Instagram followers, and YouTube uploads.
The book provides a road map for lawyers—both the social media savvy and the uninitiated—to assist in ethically incorporating social media into the practice of law.


New Titles List

Agricultural Law

Roger A. McEowen. Agricultural law in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1682.Z9P43 2017

Antitrust

Herbert Hovenkamp. Principles of antitrust. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1649.H672 2017

Constitutional Law

Erwin Chemerinsky. Constitutional law--principles and policies, 5th edition. Wolters Kluwer, 22015.

KF4550.C427 2015

Health Law

Caroline M. Brown and Scott D. Danzis. What is ... mHealth?, edited by Covington & Burling LLP. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF3826.T45W38 2017

Legal Analysis, Research & Communication

Tracy McGaugh Norton, Christine Hurt and Jeffrey D. Jackson. Interactive citation workbook for the Bluebook: a uniform system of citation. 2015 ed. LexisNexis.

KF245.M38 2015

Legal Education

Sara J. Berman. Bar exam MPT preparation & experiential learning for law students: interactive performance test training. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF303.B448 2017

Law school essential: first-year review. Themis Bar Review, LLC. (2015).

KF303.L397 2015

Patent Law

Irah H. Donner. Patent prosecution: law, practice, and procedure, 10th ed. Bloomberg BNA, 2017.

KF3120.D66 2017

Professional Responsibility

Edna Selan Epstein. The attorney-client privilege and the work-product doctrine, 6th edition. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF8959.A7E67 2017

Property

James E. Krier. Property, 18th edition. West, 2013.

KF561.D84 2013

Sales and Leasing

James J. White, Robert S. Summers, Daniel D. Barnhizer, Wayne Barnes, and Franklin G. Snyder. Principles of sales law, 2nd edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF915.W45 2017



New Government Documents List

Markup on resolution to approve franked mail allowances for committees in the 115th Congress : markup before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2017.

KF27.H6 2017a

Markup of H. Res. 173 : markup before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 8, 2017.

KF27.H6 2017b

Examining the future of Recreation.gov : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 24, 2016.

KF27.O9446 2016c

Syria after the missile strikes : policy options : hearing Before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, April 27, 2017

KF27.F6 2017e

Examining GAO findings on deficiencies at the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 21, 2017.

KF27.O9447 2017a

Examining BLM public lands leasing : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 23, 2016.

KF27.O9446 2016b

Environmental Protection Agency fiscal year 2013 budget hearing : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 22, 2012.

KF26.E6 2012a

Afghanistan's terrorist resurgence : Al-Qaeda, ISIS, and beyond : hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, April 27, 2017.

KF27.F6489 2017b

The Smithsonian Institution's priorities: hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2017.

KF27.H6 2017d

Issues and opportunities in the Western Hemisphere : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 28, 2017.

KF27.F6492 2017b

Expressing support to the Government of Argentina for its investigation into the terrorist bombing of the Embassy of Israel in Buenos Aires on March 17, 1992  expressing concern and condemnation over the political, economic, social, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela  reaffirming a strong commitment to the United States-Mexico partnership  and Nicaragua Investment Conditionality Act of 2017 : markup before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session on, H. Res. 201, H. Res. 259, H. Res. 336 and H. R. 1918, May 24, 2017.

KF27.F6492 2017c

Debt versus equity : corporate integration considerations : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 24, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016s

Integrating the corporate and individual tax systems : the dividends paid deduction considered : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 17, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016t

The state of religious liberty in America : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 16, 2017.

KF27.J8566 2017

The status of innovative technologies within the automotive industry : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 21, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016

Unlawful reinsurance payments : CMS diverting $3.5 billion from taxpayers to pay insurance companies : 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 15, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016j

Modernizing energy infrastructure : challenges and opportunities to expanding hydropower generation : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 15, 2017.

KF27.E55273 2017b

Bank capital and liquidity regulation : hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF26.B39 2016f

An overview of the budget proposal for the National Science Foundation for fiscal year 2017 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 22, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016g

The budget, diplomacy, and development : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017f

DHS management and acquisition reform : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016k

Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act : ensuring college affordability : hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on examining reauthorizing the Higher Education Act, focusing on ensuring college affordability, June 3, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015r

Oversight hearing on the General Services Administration (GSA) : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 18, 2012.

KF26.E6 2012

Oversight of the HUD inspection process : hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on exploring the HUD inspection process, focusing specifically on project-based Section 8 housing inspections, in which residents' deplorable living conditions have been exposed in Florida and other states, and exploring solutions for these issues, September 22, 2016.

KF26.B39452 2016

Nominations of Charles P. Blahous III and Robert D. Reischauer : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on the nominations of Charles P. Blahous III, to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund, and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund  and Robert D. Reischauer, to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund, and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, May 11, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016u

Winning the fight against human trafficking : the Frederick Douglass Reauthorization Act : 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 Fifteenth Congress, first session, May 2, 2017.

KF27.F632 2017c

Keeping America secure : the science supporting the development of threat detection technologies : hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Thursday, July 19, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012h

Examining two GAO reports regarding the Renewable Fuel Standard : 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, December 1, 2016.

KF26.H6365 2016f

GSA Army fee assistance : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 10, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015t

Guantanamo Bay : the remaining detainees : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 24, 2016.

KF27.O945 2016c

Defeating terrorism in Syria : a new way forward : hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 14, 2017.

KF27.F6489 2017a

Falling through the cracks: the challenges of prevention and identification in child trafficking and private re-homing : hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on examining the challenges of prevention and identification in child trafficking and private re-homing. July 8, 2014.

KF26.L2733 2014