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New Titles List for the Week of December 4, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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Mark Squillace. Environmental decisionmaking for the 21st century. Carolina Academic Press, 2016

KF3775.S68 2016

 

The focus of this book is the decision-making process of environmental regulatory agencies, primarily at the federal level. Problem exercises encourage students to think about the real-world impact of regulations and how to effectively engage with policy-makers.

 

 

 

 

 

James W. Ely, Jr. The contract clause: a constitutional history. University Press of Kansas, 2016.

KF4608.E49 2016

 

The contract clause (Article I, Section 10) of the U.S. Constitution provides that no state shall pass any law “impairing the Obligation of Contracts.” Ely examines the importance of this clause to the early history of the republic, as well as the exceptions that have been carved out over time.

 

 


New Titles List

Death Penalty

Death penalty and the victims. Ivan Simonovic, ed. United Nations, 2016.

K5104.D43 2016

Election Law

Daniel P. Tokaji. Election law in a nutshell. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4886.T65 2017

Environmental Law and Policy

Miriam V. Gold and Jean Warshaw. The Toxic Substances Control Act: reformed by the Lautenberg Act. 2016 edition. LexisNexis, 2016.

KF3958.G65 2016

Health Law

An introduction to health law litigation based on contract and government claims. Aaron Krauss, ed. First Chair Press, 2016.

KF3821.I58 2016

Code of medical ethics of the American Medical Association. American Medical Association, 2017.

KF3821.A54 2017

Intellectual Property

Leonard D. DuBoff, Christy A. King, and Michael D. Murray. Art law in a nutshell. Fifth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4288.Z9D8 2017

Internet Law

George B. Delta and Jeffrey H. Matsuura. Law of the Internet. Fourth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2017.

KF390.5.C6D4514

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Timothy Terrell. Dimensions of legal reasoning: developing analytical acuity from law school to law practice. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

K212.T43 2016

Natural Resources Law

Challenging and defending federal natural resource agency decisions. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2016.

KF1819.A2C43 2016

Oil and Gas

William E. Hughes. Fundamentals of international oil and gas law. PennWell Corporation, 2016.

K3915.H84 2016


New Government Documents List

 

America as a Pacific power: challenges and opportunities in Asia. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 28, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016r

American small businesses' perspectives on Environmental Protection Agency regulatory actions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 12, 2016.

KF26.E6775 2016b

Attaining a quality degree: innovations to improve student success. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 31, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013r

Committee business meeting. Meeting before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF27.H6 2016

Continued oversight of the Federal Communications Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 28, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015o

Could America do more? An examination of U.S. efforts to stop the financing of terror. Hearing before the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 9, 2015.

KF27.B554 2015c

Examining pathways toward compliance of the National Ambient Air Quality Standard for ground-level ozone: legislative hearing on S. 2882 and S. 2072. 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, June 22, 2016.

KF26.E623 2016a

Examining the costly failures of Obamacare's CO-OP insurance loans. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 5, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015k

Examining the growing problems of prescription drug and heroin abuse: state and local perspectives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 26, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015i

Examining ways to improve vehicle and roadway safety. 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, October 21, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015f

FEMA: assessing progress, performance, and preparedness. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 12, 2016.

KF26.H6325 2016

Five years from the flood: oversight of the Army Corps' management of the Missouri River and suggestions for improvement. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 31, 2016, North Sioux City, SD.

KF26.E6775 2016c

Legislative hearing on VIN database and auto whistleblower bills. 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, September 25, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015d

Medicaid program integrity: screening out errors, fraud, and abuse. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015j

Oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency's progress in implementing Inspector General and Government Accountability Office recommendations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 14, 2016.

KF26.E6775 2016a

S. 556, the Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2015. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 12, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015t

The disrupter series: the fast-evolving uses and economic impacts of drones. 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, November 19, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015g

The U.S. role in helping Nigeria confront Boko Haram and other threats in northern Nigeria. 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 11, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016f

Turkey's democratic decline. 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, July 13, 2016.

KF27.F6422 2016b

Understanding the cyber threat and implications for the 21st century economy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 3, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015m