New Titles List for the Week of September 25, 2011

                                                                                                                          

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List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Administrative Law
  • Banking
  • Clean Air Act
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Energy Law and Policy
  • Family Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Law and Economics
  • Legal Research, Analysis & Communication
  • Legal Research
  • Patent Law
  • Property
  • Public Benefits Law
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

AAA yearbook on arbitration & the law / edited by Stephen K. Huber and Ben H. Sheppard, Jr. JurisNet, 2011.

KF9085.A15A5

 

This book, co-edited by Professor Stephen Huber and Professor Ben Sheppard, revives the tradition of publishing an annual survey of important developments in arbitration and the law.  It provides arbitrators and busy practitioners a practical, relevant and readily accessible resource, organized into two parts.  The first part contains 130 digests of important judicial decisions along with cross-references to related decisions, while part two consists of articles addressing some of the hottest topics in domestic and international arbitration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

International oil and gas transactions in Latin America / edited by Ricardo Colmenter and David Enríquez. Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, c2011.

 KG815.T73 2011

 

This book contains a prologue by Dean Raymond Nimmer and an introduction by Professor Jacqueline Weaver.  It systemizes the common legal features and the transactional trends regarding key Latin American oil and gas countries, as well as the interaction of such nations with the North American energy market.  Duly structured under a triple perspective which encompasses interdisciplinary, regional, and domestic elements, this book is of high practical and analytical value for all players participating in the oil and gas market of the Americas.

 

 


New Titles List

 

Administrative Law

Ernest Gellhorn, Ronald M. Levin. Administrative law and process in a nutshell. 5th ed. Thomson/West, c2006.

KF5402.Z9G4 2006

Banking

Viral V. Acharya, et al. Guaranteed to fail : Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the debacle of mortgage finance. Princeton University Press, c2011.

HG2040.5.U5G83 2011

Clean Air Act

Roy S. Belden. The Clean Air Act. 2nd ed. American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, c2011.

KF3812.B45 2011

Criminal Procedure

Robert M. Cary, Craig D. Singer, Simon A. Latcovich. Federal criminal discovery. American Bar Association, c2011.

KF9650.C37 2011

Energy Law and Policy

Joseph P. Tomain, Richard D. Cudahy. Energy law in a nutshell. 2nd ed. West, c2011.

KF2120.T65 2011

Family Law

Jennifer Fairfax. The adoption law handbook : practice, resources, and forms for family law professionals. American Bar Association, Section of Family Law, c2011.

KF545.F35 2011

Joanna L. Grossman, Lawrence M. Friedman. Inside the castle : law and the family in 20th century America. Princeton University Press, c2011.

KF505.G765 2011

Intellectual Property Law

ADR advocacy, strategies, and practice for intellectual property cases / edited by Harrie Samaras. American Bar Association, Section of Intellectual Property Law, c2011.

KF2983.A93 2011

Robert P. Merges. Justifying intellectual property. Harvard University Press, 2011.

K1401.M475 2011

Jurisprudence

Andrei Marmor. Philosophy of law. Princeton University Press, c2011.

K231.M373 2011

Law and Economics

Robert Cooter, Thomas Ulen. Law & economics. 6th ed. Prentice Hall, c2012.

K487.E3C665 2012

Legal Analysis, Research & Communication

Elizabeth Fajans, Mary R. Falk. Scholarly writing for law students : seminar papers, law review notes, and law review competition papers. 4th ed. Thomson/West, c2011.

KF250.F35 2011

Legal Research

John K. Hanft. Legal research in California. 7th ed. Thomson/West, 2011.

KFC74.H36 2011

Patent Law

Robert H. Resis. Preliminary relief in patent infringement disputes. American Bar Association, Section of Intellectual Property Law, c2011.

KF3155.P745 2011

Property

Eminent domain : a handbook of condemnation law / edited by William Scheiderich, Cynthia M. Fraser and David Callies. American Bar Association, Section of State and Local Government Law, c2011.

KF5599.E468 2011

Public Benefits Law

The Social Security Act sourcebook. American Bar Association, c2011.

KF3644.581935.A2 2011

Workers' Compensation

Jack B. Hood, Benjamin A. Hardy, Jr., Harold S. Lewis, Jr. Workers' compensation and employee protection laws in a nutshell. 5th ed. Thomson/West, c2011.

KF3615.Z9H64 2011


New Government Documents List

 

Vice President Al Gore's perspective on global warming : hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 21, 2007.

KF26.E6 2007n

Nominations of Dr. Lael Brainard, Mary John Miller, and Charles Collyns : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, on the nominations of Dr. Lael Brainard, to be Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs  Mary John Miller, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Markets  and Charles Collyns, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for International Finance, November 20, 2009.

KF26.F5 2009za

Monetary policy and the state of the economy : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 2, 2011.

KF27.B5 2011e

Can monetary policy really create jobs? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 9, 2011.

KF27.B5373 2011c

APA at 65 : is reform needed to create jobs, promote economic growth, and reduce costs? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, February 28, 2011.

KF27.J856 2011d

The role of the Export-Import Bank in U.S. competitiveness and job creation : hearing before the Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 10, 2011.

KF27.B5368 2011e

Driving American innovation : creating jobs and boosting our economy : hearing before the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 9, 2011.

KF27.J857 2011h

Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 28, 2010.

KF26.J8 2010v

Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 to help workers and employers meet the changing demands of a global market : hearing before the Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, one Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session ... July 19, 2009.

KF26.L27364 2009o

Minority contracting : opportunities and challenges for current and future minority-owned businesses : hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Management, Organization, and Procurement of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 22, 2010.

KF27.O943 2010s

Improving federal contract auditing : hearing before the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 1, 2011.

KF26.H63 2011c

Future of intercity passenger rail service and Amtrak : hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, April 29, 2003.

KF26.C69 2003y

Earthquake preparedness : what the United States can learn from the 2010 Chilean and Haitian earthquakes : hearing before the 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 Eleventh Congress, second session, September 20, 2010.

KF26.H637 2010s

Financial management, work force, and operations at the SEC : who's watching Wall Street's watchdog : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services, and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs and the Subcommittee on Government Organization, Efficiency, and Financial Management of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 10, 2011.

KF27.O943 2011e

President Obama's trade policy agenda : hearing before the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 9, 2011.

KF27.W3 2011c

Report and findings : transmitted to the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct, July 30, 2010 and released publicly pursuant to H. Res. 895 of the 110th Congress as amended  [subject, Rep. Solomon P. Ortiz] / Office of Congressional Ethics, United States House of Representatives, 2010.

KF4691.O78U55 2010

Report and findings : transmitted to the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct on July 30, 2010 and released publicly pursuant to H. Res. 895 of the 110th Congress as amended [subject, Rep. Alcee L. Hastings] / Office of Congressional Ethics, United States House of Representatives, 2010.

KF4691.H37U55 2010

Report and findings : transmitted to the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct on July 30, 2010 and released publicly pursuant to H. Res. 895 of the 110th Congress as amended [subject, Rep. Robert B. Aderholt]  / Office of Congressional Ethics, United States House of Representatives, 2010.

KF4691.A34U55 2010