New Titles List for the Week of March 24, 2008


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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • American Legal System
  • Brazilian Law
  • British Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Chinese Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment Welfare Plans & Benefits
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • European Union Law
  • Evidence
  • Family Law
  • Financing
  • First Amendment
  • Insurance Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Law
  • International Tax
  • Jurisprudence
  • Labor Law
  • Land Tenure
  • Law and Economics
  • Legal Education
  • Legal History
  • Legal Reference Work
  • Legal Writing
  • Legislation
  • Maritime Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Native Americans
  • Patent Law
  • Pensions
  • Remedies
  • Supreme Court
  • Tax Law
  • Taxation of Compensation
  • Terrorism
  • Trusts and Wills
  • War Crimes
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List




David Crump

Cases and Materials on Civil Procedure

LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 2008

KF8839.C357 2008


The fifth edition of this casebook is organized to follow the lines of the events in a lawsuit, and has been updated to reflect recent changes in the law.  It includes several features that are helpful to students and instructors, such as: instructions that explain how to read difficult cases, actual litigation documents, summary problems at the end of each chapter, and examples drawn from federal practices as well as those of California, New York, and Texas.


William P. Streng & Mickey R. Davis

Retirement Planning: Tax and Financial Strategies

WG&L : Thomson/Tax & Accounting, 2007

KF6297.S845 2007


The third edition of Retirement Planning: Tax and Financial Strategies is designed to assist retirement planners in answering client questions about a variety of types of retirement issues.  It is divided into eight parts, each of which addresses different aspects of the retirement process, such as developing retirement plans, the tax treatment of employment benefits, income tax and estate planning, and multijurisdictional issues that can arise when retirees relocate.



New Titles List

American Legal System


Albert P. Melone and Allan Karnes The American legal system : perspectives, politics, processes, and policies, 2nd ed., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., c2008.


KF386.M45 2008






Brazilian Law


Charles D. Cole Comparative constitutional law : Brazil and the United States, 2nd ed., Vandeplas Pub., c2008.


KHD2921.C65 2008






British Law


John Wheeler Essentials of the English legal system, 2nd ed., Pearson Longman, 2006.


KD660.W445 2006






Business Organizations


Robert A. Baskerville and Woo Taik Kim Business operations in the Republic of Korea, Tax Management, c2007.








Chinese Law


Zhongfei Zhou Banking laws in China, Kluwer Law International: Sold and distributed in North, Central, and South America by Aspen Pub., c2007.


KNQ940.Z487 2007






Civil Procedure


David Crump, et al. Cases and materials on civil procedure, 5th ed., LexisNexis Matthew Bender, c2008.


KF8839.C357 2008








Kevin M. Clermont, Editor Civil procedure stories, 2nd ed., Thomson/West, c2008.


KF8839.C455 2008






Civil Rights


Human rights in international law : basic texts, 3rd ed., Council of Europe Pub.: distributed by Manhattan Pub. Co., 2007.


K3238.H85 2007








Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Good governance practices for the protection of human rights, United Nations, 2007.


K3240.G66 2007








George Letsas A theory of interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights, Oxford University Press, 2007.


KJC5132.L485 2007






Constitutional Law


Evan Gerstmann Same-sex marriage and the Constitution, 2nd ed., Cambridge University Press, 2008.


KF539.G47 2008








Bryan M. Carson The law of libraries and archives, Scarecrow Press, 2007.


KF4315.C37 2007






Dispute Resolution


Julie Macfarlane The new lawyer : how settlement is transforming the practice of law,


K120.M33 2008






Employment Welfare Plans & Benefits


John L. Utz Restricted property : Section 83, Tax Management Inc., c2008.








Environmental Law and Policy


Jan H. Jans European environmental law, 3rd ed., Europa Law Pub., c2008.


KJE6242.J36 2008






European Union Law


Rene Seerden, Editor Administrative law of the European Union, its member states and the United States : a comparative analysis, 2nd ed., Intersentia, c2007.


K3400.A935 2007








Werner Weidenfeld with the collaboration of: Janis A. Emmanouilidis, Almut Moller and Sibylle Reiter Europische Verfassung verstehen. English; Understanding the European constitution, Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung, c2007.


KJE4445.W4513 2007








Roger J. Van den Bergh and Peter D. Camesasca European competition law and economics : a comparative perspective, 2nd ed., Sweet & Maxwell, c2006.


KJE6456.V36 2006








Albert J. Marcella, Jr., Doug Menendez Cyber forensics : a field manual for collecting, examining, and preserving evidence of computer crimes, 2nd ed., Auerbach Publications, c2008.


KF390.5.C6C93 2008






Family Law


Heather Brook Conjugal rites : marriage and marriage-like relationships before the law, 1st ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.


K670.B76 2007








Katharina Boele-Woelki, et al. in collaboration with Masha Antokolskaia, et al. Principles of European family law regarding parental responsibilities, Intersentia, 2007.


KJC1189.P75 2007








Joanna Benjamin Financial law, Oxford University Press, 2007.


K4430.B46 2007






First Amendment


Jeremy Harris Lipschultz Broadcast and internet indecency : defining free speech, Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.


KF4772.L575 2008






Insurance Law


D. Rhidian Thomas, Editor Marine insurance : the law in transition, Informa, 2006.


K1226.A6M37 2006






International Commercial Arbitration


UNCITRAL model law on international commercial conciliation 1985 : with amendments as adopted in 2006, United Nations, 2008.


K2400.U48 2008






International Criminal Law


Edel Hughes, William A. Schabas and Ramesh Thakur, Editors Atrocities and international accountability : beyond transitional justice, United Nations University Press, 2007.


K5301.A978 2007






International Law


Holly Cullen The role of international law in the elimination of child labor, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2007.


K1821.C85 2007






International Tax


J.C. Sharman Havens in a storm : the struggle for global tax regulation, Cornell University Press, 2006.


K4464.5.S52 2006








Martha A. Klasing and Benedict Francis Section 911 and other international tax rules relating to U.S. citizens and residents, Tax Management Inc., c2007.










Paul R. Abramson Romance in the ivory tower : the rights and liberty of conscience, MIT Press, c2007.


KF4770.A93 2007






Labor Law


Mark A. Friend and James P. Kohn Fundamentals of occupational safety and health, 4th ed., Government Institutes, 2007.


T55.F75 2007






Land Tenure


Eric T. Freyfogle On private property : finding common ground on the ownership of land, Beacon Press, c2007.


KF574.F74 2007






Law and Economics


Joseph J. Norton and C. Paul Rogers III, general editors Law, culture, and economic development : a liber amicorum for Professor Roberto MacLean, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2007.


K3820.L39 2007








Nico Stehr and Bernd Weiler, Editors Who owns knowledge? : knowledge and the law, Transaction Publishers, 2008.


K487.S3W46 2008






Legal Education


Elizabeth Mertz The language of law school : learning to  think like a lawyer, Oxford University Press, 2007.


KF279.M47 2007






Legal History


John Fabian Witt Patriots and cosmopolitans : hidden histories of American law, Harvard University Press, 2007.


KF353.W58 2007






Legal Reference Work


Michael Spadaccini Small claims court guidebook, Entrepreneur Press, c2008.


KF8769.Z9S68 2008








Terence F. MacCarthy Maccarthy on cross-examination, American Bar Association, c2007.


KF8920.M33 2007






Legal Writing


Larry L. Teply Legal writing citation in a nutshell, Thomson/West, c2008.


KF245.T47 2008








Harel Arnon A theory of direct legislation, LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, 2008.


KF4881.A96 2008






Maritime Law


Clive R. Symmons Historic waters in the law of the sea : a modern re-appraisal, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.


KZA1145.S96 2008






Mergers and Acquisitions


Edwin L. Miller, Jr. Mergers and acquisitions : a step-by-step legal and practical guide, Wiley, c2008.


KF1477.M55 2008






Native Americans


Christian W. McMillen Making Indian law : the Hualapai land case and the birth of ethnohistory, Yale University Press, c2007.


KF228.H83M38 2007






Patent Law


Robert L. Harmon Harmon on patents : black-letter law and commentary, Bureau of National Affairs, c2007.


KF3114.H3465 2007








Frank Cummings, Lonie Hassel Pension plan terminations : single employer plans, Tax Management Inc. c2007.










Margarita Zernova Restorative justice : ideals and realities, Ashgate, c2007.


K970.Z47 2007






Supreme Court


John Edward Oster, Editor The political and economic doctrines of John Marshall, Lawbook Exchange, 2006.


KF4550.A2M27 2006








R. Kent Newmyer The Supreme Court under Marshall and Taney, 2nd ed., Harlan Davidson, Inc., c2006.


KF8742.N49 2006






Tax Law


Subhajit Basu Global perspectives on E-commerce taxation law, Ashgate, c2007.


K4487.E43B37 2007








William P. Streng, Mickey R. Davis Retirement planning : tax and financial strategies, Thomson/Tax & Accounting, c2007.


KF6297.S845 2007








Michael J. Graetz 100 million unnecessary returns : a simple, fair, and competitive tax plan for the United States, Yale University Press, c2008.


KF6369.G73 2008








Joseph F. Zimmerman The silence of Congress : state taxation of interstate commerce, State University of New York Press, c2007.


KF6750.Z55 2007






Taxation of Compensation


Louis A. Mezzullo Estate and gift tax issues for employee benefit plans, Tax Management Inc., c2007.










Tessa van Lieshout, et al., Editors The United Nations and the fight against terrorism, Wolf Legal Publishers, c2006.


K5256.A35U55 2006








David Bonner Executive measures, terrorism and national security : have the rules of the game changed?, Ashgate, c2007.


KD6004.B66 2007






Trusts and Wills


Charles E. Rounds, Jr. & Charles E. Roounds, III Loring, a trustee's handbook, Wolter Kluwer Law and Business, c2008.


KF730.L67 2008






War Crimes


Patricia Heberer and Jurgen Matthaus, Editors, foreword by Michael R. Marrus Atrocities on trial : historical perspectives on the politics of prosecuting war crimes, University of Nebraska Press: Published in association with the United States Holocaust Museum, c2008.


KZ1176.A87 2008


New Government Documents List

Ethics & procurement integrity : what you need to know as a federal employee involved in the procurement and acquisition process.


JF1525.P85E84 2007




Kick-off for tax reform : tackling the tax code : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, August 3, 2006.


KF26.F5 2006zg




Amending Executive Order 12866 : good governance or regulatory usurpation. Pt. I and Pt. 2 : hearings before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Committee on Science and Technology, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, February 13, 2007 and April 26, 2007.


KF27.S3975 2007c




Civil RICO: 18 U.S.C., 1961-1968 : a manual for federal attorneys / prepared by the staff of the Organized Crime and Racketeering Section, United States Depertment of Justice   written by Frank J. Marine, Patrice M. Mulkern.


KF9375.C58 2007




Border insecurity, take two : fake IDs foil the first line of defense : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, August 2, 2006.


KF26.F5 2006zi