New Titles List for the Week of October 26, 2009

                                                                                                                          

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
  • Administrative Law
  • Arbitration
  • Attorney Communication and Persuasion Techniques
  • Australian Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Digital Transactions
  • Education Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Federal Courts
  • International Litigation and Arbitration
  • Juvenile Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Law and Religion
  • Law and Technology
  • Legal History
  • Legal Profession
  • Legal Research
  • Marital Property Rights
  • Natural Law
  • New Journal
  • New Zealand Law
  • Supreme Courts
  • Terrorism
  • Texas Law
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

                             

Richard M. Alderman. Money, credit and the law - Know your rights! [videorecording]. University of Houston Law Center, c2009.

KF1501.A44 2009

 

This video provides help managing ones finances, and explains how knowing the law gives the flexibility consumers need to deal with creditors and debt collectors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gordon Walker. Commercial applications of company law in New Zealand.3rd ed. CCH New Zealand, 2009.

KUQ956.C65 2009

 

This book is structured around a full teaching seminar that uses an innovative teaching method for business students of company law. The textbook focuses on the ordinary events and issues faced by companies and their advisers, and explains the law of New Zealand in a manner that is accessible and relevant to business students.

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Peter Cane. Administrative tribunals and adjudication. Hart Publishing, 2009.

K3410.C36 2009

 

 

 

Arbitration

Juan Carlos Landrove. Assignment and arbitration : a comparative study. Sellier, 2009.

K2400.L36 2009

 

 

 

Attorney Communication and Persuasion Techniques

Ronald J. Waicukauski, Paul Mark Sandler, and JoAnne A. Epps. The 12 secrets of persuasive argument. American Bar Association, c2009.

K2251.W35 2009

 

 

 

Australian Law

Pamela Hanrahan, Ian Ramsay, Geof Stapledon. Commercial applications of company law. 10th ed. CCH Australia, 2009.

KU956.H36 2009

 

 

 

 

Australian corporations & securities legislation 2009. CCH Australia, 2009.

KU956.A46A97 2009

 

 

 

Business Organizations

Corporations and other business organizations : statutes, rules, materials and forms / edited by Melvin Aron Eisenberg. Thomson Reuters, 2009.

KF1413.C67 2009

 

 

 

Civil Rights

Council of Europe, Committee of Ministers. Supervision of the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. Directorate General of Human Rights and Legal Affairs, Council of Europe, 2008-

KJC5138.A15A2

 

 

 

 

Ida Elisabeth Koch. Human rights as indivisible rights : the protection of socio-economic demands under the European Convention on Human Rights. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2009.

KJC5132.K63 2009

 

 

 

Commercial Law

Lynn M. LoPucki. Commercial transactions : a systems approach. 4th ed. Aspen Publishers, c2009.

KF915.C66 2009

 

 

 

Construction Law

Construction law handbook / edited by Richard K. Allen, Stanley A. Martin. 2nd ed. Aspen Publishers, c2009.

KF1950.C88 2009

 

 

 

Consumer Law

Richard M. Alderman. Money, credit and the law - Know your rights! [videorecording]. University of Houston Law Center, c2009.

KF1501.A44 2009

 

 

 

Criminal Procedure

Erwin Chemerinsky, Laurie L. Levenson. Criminal procedure : adjudication. Aspen Publishers, 2008.

KF9619.C482 2008

 

 

 

 

Erwin Chemerinsky, Laurie L. Levenson. Criminal procedure : investigation. Aspen Publishers, 2008.

KF9619.C483 2008

 

 

 

Digital Transactions

Ronald J. Mann. Electronic commerce. 3rd ed. Aspen Publishers, c2008.

KF889.M356 2008

 

 

 

Education Law

Barbara Duffield, Laurene M. Heybach, Patricia F. Julianelle. Educating children without housing : a primer on legal requirements and implementation strategies for educators, advocates and policymakers : pursuant to the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act. 3rd ed. American Bar Association, Commission on Homelessness and Poverty, c2009.

KF4217.H6D84 2009

 

 

 

 

From schoolhouse to courthouse : the judiciary's role in American education / edited by Joshua M. Dunn and Martin R. West. Brookings Institution Press, c2009.

KF4119.F76 2009

 

 

 

Environmental Law

Christopher L. Bell ... [et al.]. Environmental law handbook. 20th ed. Government Institutes, 2009.

KF3775.E58 2009

 

 

 

Federal Courts

Sarah A. Binder and Forrest Maltzman. Advice & dissent : the struggle to shape the federal judiciary. Brookings Institution Press, c2009.

KF8776.B56 2009

 

 

 

International Litigation and Arbitration

Jean-Louis Delvolvé, Gerald H. Pointon, Jean Rouche. French arbitration law and practice : a dynamic civil law approach to international arbitration. 2nd ed. Aspen Publishers, c2009.

KJV4000.D45 2009

 

 

 

Juvenile Law

Runaway and homeless youth and the law : model state statutes / edited by Amy Horton-Newell, Katie Meyer, Casey Trupin. American Bar Association, Commission on Homelessness and Poverty, c2009.

KF479.R86 2009

 

 

 

Law and Economics

Government by contract : outsourcing and American democracy / edited by Jody Freeman, Martha Minow. Harvard University Press, 2009.

KF898.G68 2009

 

 

 

Law and Religion

Daniel O. Conkle. Constitutional law : the religion clauses. 2nd ed.Thomson/West, c2009.

KF4783.C662 2009

 

 

 

Law and Technology

John C. Monica Jr. Nanotechnology law. West, c2009.

KF4280.N36M66 2009

 

 

 

Legal History

Bruce A. Kimball. The inception of modern professional education : C.C. Langdell, 1826-1906. University of North Carolina Press, c2009.

KF368.L36 K56 2009

 

 

 

Legal Profession

R. Blain Andrus. Lawyer : a brief 5,000-year history. American Bar Association, c2009.

K183.A53 2009

 

 

 

Legal Research

Jessica G. Hynes. Connecticut legal research. Carolina Academic Press, 2009.

KFC3675.H96 2009

 

 

 

Marital Property Rights

Sharing lives, dividing assets : an inter-disciplinary study / edited by Joanna Miles and Rebecca Probert. Hart Publishing, 2009.

KD764.S43 2009

 

 

 

Natural Law

Thomas Aquinas, translated by Alfred J. Freddoso. Treatise on law : the complete text. St. Augustine's Press, 2009.

K447.T45 A3613 2009

 

 

 

New Journal

Journal of the Federal Circuit Historical Society. Federal Circuit Historical Society, 2007-

K10.O843

 

 

 

New Zealand Law

Gordon Walker. Commercial applications of company law in New Zealand.3rd ed. CCH New Zealand, 2009.

KUQ956.C65 2009

 

 

 

Supreme Courts

James L. Gibson and Gregory A. Caldeira. Citizens, courts, and confirmations : positivity theory and the judgments of the American people. Princeton University Press, c2009.

KF8776.G53 2009

 

 

 

Terrorism

Stephen Dycus, William C. Banks, Peter Raven-Hansen. Counterterrorism law. Aspen Publishers, 2007.

KF9430.D93 2007

 

 

 

Texas Law

Texas criminal and traffic law manual / prepared by the Editorial staff of the publisher. LEXIS Pub., 2009

KFT1761.A29T488 2009

 

 

 


New Government Documents List

The Next Generation Air Transportation System : status and issues : hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 11, 2008.

KF27.S39 2008s

 

 

Is housing too much to hope for? : FEMA's disaster housing strategy : joint hearing before the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery and Ad Hoc Subcommittee on State, Local, and Private Sector Preparedness and Integration of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 4, 2008.

KF26.H6316 2008f

 

 

The impact of the elimination of MTBE : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, March 29, 2006.

KF26.E6 2006a

 

 

The impact of clean air regulations on natural gas prices : hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, February 9, 2006.

KF26.E625 2006

 

 

The foundation for developing new energy technologies : basic energy research in the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 10, 2008.

KF27.S3935 2008s

 

 

Payroll tax abuse : businesses owe billions and what needs to be done about it : hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, of the One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2008.

KF26.H634 2008p

 

 

Ten steps to better case management : a guide for multidistrict litigation transferee judges. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation & the Federal Judicial Center, 2009.

KF8902.T47 2009