New Titles List for the Week of November 20, 2006

 

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

 

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Antitrust
  • Arbitration--Italy
  • Brazilian Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright
  • Criminal Law
  • Foreign Trade Law
  • International Taxation
  • International Trade
  • Jurisprudence
  • Land Tenure
  • Law and Social Science
  • Legal Education
  • Legal Profession
  • Media Law
  • Mediation
  • New Journals
  • Property
  • Securities Financing
  • Securities Regulation
  • Tax Law
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trial and Appellate Procedure
  • Trusts and Wills
  • Goverment Documents

Featured Resource List

Craig Joyce

Copyright law, 7th Ed.

LexisNexis, 2006

KF2993.J69 2006

 

Copyright Law is co-authored by Craig Joyce, Andrews Kurth Law Center Professor of Law & Co-Director, Institute for Intellectual Property and Information Law at the University of Houston Law Center. Other co-authors include Marshall A. Leaffer, Peter A. Jaszi, and Tyler Ochoa.  The Seventh edition of Copyright Law provides a detailed overview of copyright law in light of globalization and technology. It includes updates to major copyright statutes and regulations as well as recent court decisions. A cumulative supplement is revised annually and includes the Copyright Clause of the U.S. Constitution, Title 17 of the U.S. Code, and the Copyright Act of 1909. The supplement also includes international materials, legislative history, updates, and a cumulative bibliography.

 

 

 

 

 

Darren Bush

Antititrust: Statutes, Treaties, Regulations, Guidelines, Policies, 2007-2008.

Foundation Press, 2007

KF1635.99.F47 2007-08

 

As the latest edition of a biannual publication co-complied by John J. Flynn, Harry First, and Darren Bush, this issue adds to the 2005 edition the merger remedies guidelines, the commentary on the Horizontal Merger Guidelines, current policies, and protocols.  It also brings statutes and regulations up-to-date.  Overall this issue adds more than 150 pages material to the last edition.

 

 

 

 


New Titles List

 

Antitrust

 

Mark Furse, Susan Nash The cartel offence, Hart, 2004.

 

 

 

KD2212.F87 2004

 

 

Antitrust law and economics of product distribution, Section of Antitrust Law, American Bar Association, 2006.

 

 

 

KF1609.A58 2006

Brazilian Law

 

Babyton Pasetti A tempestividade da tutela jurisdicional e a funcao social do processo, S.A. Fabris Editor, 2002.

 

 

 

KHD2579.P37 2002

Civil Procedure

 

John Steinsiek The civil process handbook for Texas, 3rd ed., LexisNexis, 2006.

 

 

 

KFT1730.S74 2006

Constitutional Law

 

Jerome A. Barron, et al. Constitutional law : principles and policy, LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 2006.

 

 

 

KF4549.C655 2006

Copyright

 

Mira T. Sundara Rajan Copyright and creative freedom : a study of post-socialist law reform, Routledge, 2006.

 

 

 

K1420.5.S86 2006

 

 

Craig Joyce, et al. Copyright law, 7th ed., LexisNexis, 2006.

 

 

 

KF2993.J69 2006

 

 

Gretchen McCord Hoffmann Copyright in cyberspace 2: questions and answers for librarians, Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2005.

 

 

 

KF3030.1.Z9 H644 2005

 

 

Russell Shaw & Dave Mercer Caution! Music & video downloading : your guide to legal, safe, and trouble-free downloads, Wiley, 2005.

 

 

 

KF3045.1.S53 2005

Criminal Law

 

Anne Gilson LaLonde No more sham Chanel, rip-off Rolex, phony Ferragamo or copied Cartier? : anti-counterfeiting in the twenty-first century, LexisNexis, 2006.

 

 

 

KF3180.G545 2006

Foreign Trade Law

 

Hal S. Shapiro Fast track : a legal, historical, and political analysis, Transnational Publishers, 2006.

 

 

 

KF6659.S53 2006

International Taxation

 

Christian Emmeluth Business operations in Denmark, Tax Management, 2006.

 

 

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

Amnon Rafael Business operations in Israel, Tax Management, 2006.

 

 

 

KF6289.A1T35

 

 

Business operations in Japan  / by Shimon Takagi based on an earlier edition by Griffith Way.

 

 

 

KF6289.A1T35

International Trade

 

Sociedad anonima y sus problemas actuales. Portuguese; Problemas atuais das socidades anonimas / Joaquin Garrigues   traducao,  prefacio e notas do Norberto da Costa Caruso MacDonald.

 

 

 

KKT1052.G3718 1982

Jurisprudence

 

A teoria da interpretacao juridica de Emilio Betti : uma contribuicao a historia do pensamento juridico moderno / Leonel Cesarino Pessoa.

 

 

 

K294.P47 2002

Land Tenure

 

A funcao social da terra / Carlos Frederico Mares.

 

 

 

KHD3811.M37 2003

Law and Social Science

 

The House : the history of the House of Representatives / Robert V. Remini.

 

 

 

JK1319.R46 2006

Law in Drama

 

Screening justice--the cinema of law : significant films of law, order, and social justice / edited by Rennard Strickland, Teree E. Foster, Taunya Lovell Banks.

 

 

 

K487.C8S37 2006

Legal Education

 

A polynomial logistic regression approach to graphical differential item functioning / Lori D. McLeod, David J. Scrams, Louis A. Roussos.

 

 

 

KF285.M35 2006

 

 

Summary of self-reported methods of test preparation by LSAT takers for testing years 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 / Andrea E. Thornton, Deborah A. Suto, Lynda M. Reese.

 

 

 

KF285.Z9T46 2006

 

 

A method for determining the maximum number of nonoverlapping linear test forms that can be assembled from an item pool / Ronald Armstrong, Dmitry Belov.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65A77 2006

 

 

The impact of item parameter estimation on computerized adaptive testing with item cloning / Cees A.W. Glas.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65G54 2005

 

 

Adaptive mastery testing using the Rasch model and Bayesian sequential decision theory / Cees A.W. Glas, Hans J. Vos.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65G546 2005

 

 

Modeling variability in item parameters in educational measurement / Cees A.W. Glas, Wim J. van der Linden.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65G55 2006

 

 

Testlet-based adaptive mastery testing / Cees A. W. Glas, Hans J. Vos.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65G557 2006

 

 

Optimal assembly of tests with item sets / Wim J. van der Linden.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65L565 2006

 

 

Detection of advance item knowledge using response times in computer adaptive testing / Rob R. Meijer, Leonardo S. Sotaridona.

 

 

 

LB3060.32.C65M46 2006

Legal Profession

 

A lawyer's guide to networking / by Susan R. Sneider ; presented by the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the ABA-CLE Career Resource Center.

 

 

 

KF316.5.S64 2006

Media Law

 

Protection of broadcasters' rights / by Megumi Ogawa.

 

 

 

K4325.O33 2006

Mediation

 

Contextual negotiation : facilitated procedures as advanced negotiation / R. Hanson Lawton, Russell L. Weaver.

 

 

 

K2390.L39 2006

New Journals

 

Pittsburgh journal of environmental and public health law.

 

 

 

K16.I584

Property

 

Introducao ao direito fundiario / Tupinamba Miguel Castro do Nascimento.

 

 

 

KHD576.N37 1985

Securities Financing

 

Reforming collateral laws to expand access to finance / Heywood Fleisig, Mehnaz Safavian, Nuria de la Pena.

 

 

 

K1100.F54 2006

Securities Regulation

 

Securities regulation in a nutshell / by Thomas Lee Hazen and David L. Ratner.  9th ed.

 

 

 

KF1440.H39 2006

Tax Law

 

ERISA : litigation, procedure, preemption and other title I issues  / by Marcia Beth Stairman Wagner, Alden J. Bianchi, and Peter J. Marathas.

 

 

 

KF6289.A1T35

Trade Secrets

 

Trade secrets : a state-by-state survey / Brian M. Malsberger ; Board of Review associate editors, Robert A. Blackstone, Arnold H. Pedowitz.  3rd ed.

 

 

 

KF3197.Z95T73 2006

Trial and Appellate Procedure

 

Texas civil trial and appellate procedure / Jeremy C. Wicker.

 

 

 

KFT1738.W53

Trusts and Wills

 

Trustee investments / by Christopher P. Cline.

 

 

 

 

KF6289.A1T35


New Government Documents List

 

Assessing public health and the delivery of care in the wake of Katrina : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Health and the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, September 22, 2005.

 

 

KF27.E553 2005r

 

 

 

Content protection in the digital age : the broadcast flag, high-definition radio, and the analog hole : hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, November 3, 2005.

 

 

KF27.J857 2005u

 

 

 

Counting the vote : should only U.S. citizens be included in apportioning our elected representatives? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federalism and the Census of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, December 6, 2005.

 

 

KF27.G6592 2005x

 

 

 

Cyber security : U.S. vulnerability and preparedness : hearing before the Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, September 15, 2005.

 

 

KF27.S39 2005r

 

 

 

Encouraging the U.S. government to actively support the democratic political and social forces in Nicaragua; urging the Secretary to coordinate with other governmental agencies and NGOs in creating an online database of international exchange programs and related opportunities; congratulating Israel on the election of Ambassador Dan Gillerman as vice-president of the 60th UN General Assembly; recognizing the commencement of Ramadan and commending Muslims for their faith; and the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005 : markup before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, on H. Con. Res. 252, H. Res. 192, H. Res. 368. H. Res. 472 and H.R. 972, October 7, 2005.

 

KF27.I549 2005w

 

 

 

Enhancing data security : the regulators' perspective : hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, May 18, 2005.

 

 

KF27.B5364 2005g

 

 

 

Expiring tax provisions : live or let die? : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, March 16, 2005.

 

 

KF26.F5 2005m

Hurricane Katrina : the financial institutions' response : hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, September 14, 2005.

 

 

 

KF27.B5364 2005r

Legislative solutions for the rating agency duopoly : hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, June 29, 2005.

 

KF27.B515 2005i

 

 

 

Nominations of Richard L. Skinner and Brian D. Miller : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, on the nominations of Richard L. Skinner to be Inspector General of the Department of Homeland Security, and Brian D. Miller to be the Inspector General of the General Services Administration, July 18, 2005.

 

KF26.H63 2005p

 

 

 

Policy options for Iraq : hearings before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, July 18, 19, and 20, 2005.

 

 

 

KF26.F6 2005p

Port security : hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, May 17, 2005.

 

KF26.C69 2005c

Strengthening interior enforcement : deportation and related issues : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Citizenship and Subcommittee on Terrorism, Technology, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, April 14, 2005.

 

KF26.J8526 2005h

 

 

 

Vulnerabilities in the U.S. passport system can be exploited by criminals and terrorists : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, June 29, 2005.

 

KF26.H63 2005q

 

 

 

Winning teams and innovative technologies from the 2005 Solar Decathlon : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, November 2, 2005.

 

KF27.S3935 2005u