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New Titles List for the Week of March 21, 2010

                                                                                                                          

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright
  • Genetics and the Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Internet Law
  • Judicial Process
  • Legal Analysis, Research & Communication
  • New Journal
  • Oil and Gas
  • Government Documents

 


Featured Resource List

 

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L. Ray Patterson, Stanley F. Birch, Jr. A unified theory of copyright / edited by Craig Joyce. University of Houston Law Center, 2009.

KF3020.P375 2009

 

This book, edited by Craig Joyce, provides an historical overview of copyright law, including a discussion of the current copyright statute, copyright and free speech rights, the right of fair use, and copyright remedies and defenses.  It explains the need for a new theory of copyright and proposes such a theory, arguing that copyright should be treated as an easement. 

 

 

 

 

Gene patents and collaborative licensing models : patent pools, clearinghouses, open source models and liability regimes / edited by Geertrui Van Overwalle. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

K1505.G46 2009

This book discusses the concern that gene patents could result in restricted access to research and health care.  It explores several models designed to make patented genetic inventions accessible for further use in research, diagnosis, and treatment.   The models examined include patent pools, clearinghouse mechanisms, open source structures, and liability regimes. 

 


New Titles List

 

Conflict of Laws

Kermit Rossevelt, III. Conflict of laws. Foundation Press/Thomson Reuters, 2010.

KF411.R66 2010

Constitutional Law

The annotated U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence / edited by Jack N. Rakove. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009.

KF4527.A56 2009

Copyright

 L. Ray Patterson, Stanley F. Birch, Jr. A unified theory of copyright / edited by Craig Joyce. University of Houston Law Center, 2009.

KF3020.P375 2009

Genetics and the Law

Gene patents and collaborative licensing models : patent pools, clearinghouses, open source models and liability regimes / edited by Geertrui Van Overwalle. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

K1505.G46 2009

The governance of genetic information : who decides? / edited by Heather Widdows, Caroline Mullen. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

K3263.G68 2009

Insurance Law

Steven C. Schwartz. Reinsurance law : an analytic approach. Law Journal Press, 2009.

KF1236.S39 2009

Internet Law

Yaman Akdeniz. Racism on the Internet. Council of Europe Pub., c2009.

KJC164.C65A35 2009

Judicial Process

Anthony J. Connolly. Cultural difference on trial : the nature and limits of judicial understanding. Ashgate Pub., c2010.

K2100.C667 2010

Legal Analysis, Research & Communication

Jessica L. Clark, Kristen E. Murray. Scholarly writing : ideas, examples, and execution. Carolina Academic Press, c2010.

KF250.C528 2010

New Journal

Southwestern journal of international law. Southwestern Law School.

K23.O872

Oil and Gas

Paul Michael Wihbey. The rise of the new oil order : the facts behind the new massive supplies, the exciting new technologies and the emerging oil powers of the XXIst century. Academy & Finance, 2009.

HD9560.5.W54 2009

 


New Government Documents List

 

Congressional Oversight Panel September oversight report : the use of TARP funds in the support and reorganization of the domestic automotive industry, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009r

The case for reform : foreign aid and development in a new era : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 22, 2009.

KF26.F6 2009o

The July summit and beyond : prospects for U.S.-Russia nuclear arms reduction : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 24, 2009.

KF27.F6 2009q

Revelations by former White House press secretary Scott McClellan : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, June 20, 2008.

KF27.J8 2008k

Modernizing America's financial regulatory structure : hearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, January 14, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009b

Legal issues surrounding the military commissions system : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 8, 2009.

KF27.J847 2009k

An overview of transportation R&D : hearings before the Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, Committee on Science and Technology, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, February 12, 2009 and March 31, 2009.

KF27.S39956 2009d

The Pipeline Inspections, Protection, Enforcement, and Safety Act of 2006  implementation review and discussion of safety assessment intervals for natural gas pipelines : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 12, 2008.

KF27.E5524 2008f

Formaldehyde in textiles and consumer products : hearing before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 28, 2009.

KF26.C69317 2009g

Milestone or millstone : setting the bar to promote democratic change in Zimbabwe : a report to the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, August 13, 2009.

KF31.F6 2009q

Tora Bora revisited : how we failed to get Bin Laden and why it matters today : a report to members of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, John Kerry, chairman : One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, November 30th, 2009.

KF31.F6 2009w

Herb Allison, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Stability : hearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, D.C., June 24, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009k

Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner : hearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 21, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009g

The impact of economic recovery efforts on corporate and commercial real estate lending : hearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 28, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009i

Oversight of TARP assistance to the automobile industry : field hearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, hearing held in Detroit, Michigan, July 27, 2009.

KF30.O94 2009d