New Titles List for the Week of January 29, 2012

                                                                                                                          

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Mon Yin Lung


List of Subjects

  • Featured Resource List
  • Children’s Rights
  • Employee Benefits Law
  • International Law
  • Tax Law
  • Torts
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

Susan Berson, Dave Berson. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act : from legislation to implementation to litigation. American Bar Association, c2012.

KF969.58.B47 2012

 

This book helps to untangle the complexities of the most noteworthy provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and the myriad of regulations that have been issued so far in response to this law. Divided into eight parts, each section represents a financial services sector where the book addresses the factual and regulatory background behind the pertinent Dodd-Frank provisions, the known changes in federal law caused by Dodd-Frank, and any upcoming deadlines for new regulations that will implement the statutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The attorney-client privilege in civil litigation : protecting and defending confidentiality / edited by Vincent S. Walkowiak, Stephen M. McNabb, Oscar Rey Rodriguez. 5th ed. Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, American Bar Association, c2012.

KF8959.A7A935 2012

 

Attorney-client privilege continues to be a complex issue. The need for confidential communication in the corporate setting is as great, if not greater, than ever before. This book covers a variety of important issues on this topic such as confidentiality and its relationship to the attorney-client privilege, hidden dangers for the exceptions to the attorney-client privilege, defining fair game in the e-discovery era, federal courts' application of the work-product doctrine, and loss of attorney-client privilege through inadvertent disclosure of privilege documents.

 


New Titles List

 

Children's Rights

The rights of children in international criminal law : children as actor and victim of crime / edited by D. de Ruiter. International Courts Association, c2011.

K639.R54 2011

Employee Benefits Law

ERISA survey of federal circuits / edited by Brooks R. Magratten. 4th ed. Tort Trial & Insurance Practice, American Bar Association, c2011.

KF3512.E725 2011

International Law

Chen Zexian zhu bian. Dang dai Zhongguo guo ji fa yan jiu = Development of the international law studies in China. Zhongguo she hui ke xue chu ban she, 2010.

KZ3410.D38 2010

Tax Law

Effectively representing your client before the IRS : a practical manual for the tax practitioner with sample correspondence and forms / edited by Keith Fogg. 5th ed. American Bar Association, Section of Taxation, c2011.

KF6320.E38 2011

Torts

Paul Figley. A guide to the Federal Tort Claims Act. Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, American Bar Association, c2012.

KF1321.F54 2012


New Government Documents List

 

Is this any way to treat our troops? part III : transition delays : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense, and Foreign Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, May 4, 2011.

KF27.O9464 2011

Nomination of Alan D. Bersin : hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on the nomination of Alan D. Bersin, to be Commissioner of Customs, Department of Homeland Security, May 13, 2010.

KF26.F5 2010a

Waste, abuse, and mismanagement in government health care : hearing before the Subcommittee on Health Care, District of Columbia, Census, and the National Archives of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, April 5, 2011.

KF27.O9436 2011a

Why isn't the Department of Homeland Security meeting the president's standard on FOIA? : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 31, 2011.

KF27.O94 2011b

Cell phone text messaging rate increases and the state of competition in the wireless market : hearing before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 16, 2009.

KF26.J8352 2009

The Freedom of Information Act : crowd-sourcing government oversight : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 17, 2011.

KF27.O94 2011c

Oversight of HUD's HOME Program : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 3, 2011.

KF27.B5 2011a

Transparency as an alternative to risk retention : hearing before the Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services, and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, May 11, 2011.

KF27.O948 2011

Oversight of the mutual fund industry : ensuring market stability and investor confidence : hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 24, 2011.

KF27.B514 2011

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill : ensuring a financially responsible recovery, part I and II : hearing before the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, of the One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 16 and July 22, 2010.

KF26.H6323 2010h

Are postal workforce costs sustainable? : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, April 5, 2011.

KF27.O94 2011d