New Titles List for the Week of November 4, 2012

                                                                                                                          

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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List of Subjects

 

  • Featured Resource List
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Actions
  • Constitutional Law
  • Family Law
  • Health Law
  • Legal History
  • Legal Profession

 

  • Maritime Law
  • Native Americans
  • Oil and Gas
  • Politics
  • Public Land and Resource Management
  • Tax Law
  • Government Documents

Featured Resource List

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Raymond T. Nimmer & Holly K. Towle. Data privacy, protection, and security law. A.S. Pratt, 2012.

K3264.C65N45

 

Co-authored by Dean Nimmer, Data Privacy, Protection, and Security Law examines the rapidly growing area data privacy and security law, providing expert insight into the myriad of legal liability issues institutions must prepare for to ensure compliance and to avoid liability. This periodically updated volume provides in-depth discussion of a range of issues, including data protection laws, e-commerce privacy issues, identity theft, personal data security, and data security and wrongdoer’s liability.

 

 

 

Craig Joyce et al. Copyright law. 8th ed. LexisNexis 2010.

KF2993.J69 2010 Suppl. 2012

 

Co-authored by Professor Joyce, the latest cumulative supplement to the 8th edition of Copyright Law complements the book by providing access to a variety of materials useful to students and professors alike. When used together with the Eighth Edition of Copyright Law, these texts provide the most comprehensive, up-to-date materials on copyright available in legal education today. The 2012 cumulative supplement includes U.S. copyright legislation, international materials and treaties, legislative histories, updated case law, and a cumulative biography of secondary materials on copyright law.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gordon Walker et al. Commercial applications of company law in New Zealand. 4th ed. CCH New Zealand, 2012.

KUQ956.C65 2012

 

Co-authored by visiting professor Gordon Walker, Commercial Applications of Company Law in New Zealand is a student textbook structured around a full semester that uses an innovative teaching method for business students of company law. The focus of the book is on the ordinary events and issues faced by companies and their advisers, and providing explanations of the law in a plain English style that is accessible and relevant to business students. The revised fourth edition contains a new chapter on financial adviser and broker regulation, and is updated to address the changes flowing from the creation of the new market regulator - the Financial Markets Authority.

 

 


New Titles List

 

Civil Rights

Tanya Katerí Hernández. Racial subordination in Latin America : the role of the state, customary law, and the new civil rights response. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

KG574.H45 2013

United Nations General Assembly,  Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Selected decisions of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. United Nations, 2012.

K3242.A54 2012

Class Actions

Robert H. Klonoff. Class actions and other multi-party litigation in a nutshell. 4th ed. Thomson/West, 2012.

KF8896.Z9K586 2012

Constitutional Law

Jeffrey Toobin. The oath : the Obama White House and the Supreme Court. 1st ed. Doubleday, 2012.

KF8742.T66 2012

Family Law

Family law : jurisdictional comparisons / edited by James Stewart. 1st ed. Thomson Reuters, 2011.

K7155.F36 2011

Health Law

Access to medicines as a human right : implications for pharmaceutical industry responsibility / edited by Lisa Forman & Jillian Clare Kohler. University of Toronto Press, 2012.

K3240.A24 2012

Maite San Giorgi. The human right to equal access to health care. Intersentia, 2012.

K3260.3.S26 2012

Legal History

Trafficking in slavery's wake : law and the experience of women and children / edited by Benjamin N. Lawrance &  Richard L. Roberts. Ohio University Press, 2012.

K3267.T73 2012

Legal Profession

Janelle Orsi. Practicing law in the sharing economy : helping people build cooperatives, social enterprise, and local sustainable economies. American Bar Association, 2012.

KF1470.O77 2012

Maritime Law

Yen-Chiang Chang. Ocean governance : a way forward. Springer, 2012.

KZA1145.C43 2012

Colin de la Rue & Charles B. Anderson. Shipping and the environment : law and practice. 2nd ed. Informa Law, 2009.

K3591.2.R83 2009

F.D. Rose, Gerard McMeel & Stephen Watterson. Marine insurance : law and practice. 2nd ed. Informa Law, 2012.

KD1845.R67 2012

Graeme Bowtle & Kevin Patrick McGuinness. The law of ship mortgages. LLP, 2001.

KD1834.B6B69 2001

Native Americans

David S. Case & David A. Voluck. Alaska natives and American laws. 3rd ed. University of Alaska Press, 2012.

KFA1705.C37 2012

Oil and Gas

Andrew Hopkins. Disastrous decisions : the human and organisational causes of the Gulf of Mexico blowout. CCH Australia, 2012.

HD9560.5.H66 2012

Institute for Energy Law. 3rd law of shale plays conference, June 6-7, 2012, Hilton Fort Worth Hotel, Fort Worth, Texas. Institute for Energy Law of the Center for American and International Law, 2012.

KF1860.A75L38 2012

Politics

Governance by indicators : global power through classification and rankings / edited by Kevin Davis et al. Oxford University Press, 2012.

JA71.5.G68 2012

Public Land and Resource Management

Robert L. Glicksman & George Cameron Coggins. Modern public land law in a nutshell. 4th ed. Thomson/West, 2012.

KF5605.G58 2012

Tax Law

Sanford M. Guerin, Philip F. Postlewaite & Adam Rosenzweig. Problems and materials in federal income taxation. 7th ed. Aspen, 2008.

KF6368.G78 2008

 


New Government Documents List

 

Accelerating the adoption of health information technology : hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology, Innovation, and Competitiveness of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, June 21, 2006.

KF26.C6993 2006a

New state voting laws II: protecting the right to vote in the Sunshine State : hearing before the Subcommittee on [the] Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, January 27, 2012, Tampa, Florida.

KF26.J83577 2012

U.S. Department of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services Office: hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 29, 2012.

KF27.J8588 2012b

Green jobs from action on global warming: field hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, August 14, 2007, San Jose, CA.

KF26.E6 2007v

Retirement readiness: strengthening the federal pension system : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and Labor Policy of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, January 25, 2012.

KF27.O9427 2012

Cybersecurity: threats to the financial sector : hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 14, 2011.

KF27.B5364 2011p

The U.S. housing finance system in the global context: structure, capital sources, and housing dynamics: 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, October 13, 2011.

KF27.B5368 2011g

The Obama administration's response to the housing crisis: hearing before the Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing, and Community Opportunity of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 6, 2011.

KF27.B5468 2011f

Consumer protection and middle-class wealth building in an age of growing household debt: hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on examining consumer protection and middle-class wealth building, October 4, 2011.

KF26.B39434 2011c

Bureau of Counterterrorism: budget, programs, and policies : hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 18, 2012.

KF27.F6489 2012b

Addressing potential threats from Iran: administration perspectives on implementing new economic sanctions one year later: hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on examining the global impact of the Iran regime sanctions and evaluate the effectiveness of the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act, October 13, 2011.

KF26.B39 2011 ac

Obamacare's employer penalty and its impact on temporary workers: 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, October 6, 2011.

KF27.O9436 2011m

U.S. policy in Yemen: hearing before the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 19, 2011.

KF26.F6619 2011a

New ideas to address the glut of foreclosed properties : hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on exploring new ideas to address the glut of foreclosed properties and moving the nation's housing market forward, September 20, 2011.

KF26.B39452 2011c

Moving intercity passenger rail into the future: hearing before the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 14, 2011.

KF26.C69914 2011c

Cybersecurity: an overview of risks to critical infrastructure : hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 26, 2011.

KF27.E5546 2011m

U.S. policy toward post-election Democratic Republic of the Congo: hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 2, 2012.

KF27.F629 2012c

Intelligence community contractors: are we striking the right balance? : hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 20, 2011.

KF26.H636 2011g

ESEA reauthorization: supporting student health, physical education, and well-being: hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on examining Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) reauthorization, focusing on supporting student health, physical education, and well-being, May 18, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010u

H.R. 1418, the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2011: hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 12, 2011.

KF27.B5364 2011r