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New Titles List for the Week of July 21, 2013

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Basic concepts of public international law: monism and dualism. Marko Novaković, ed. University of Belgrade, 2013.

KZ3410.B37 2013

 

This title is a collection of papers on one of the most controversial topics of public international law.In addition to concepts, this compendium presents arguments and views on the dichotomy of monism and dualism written by a respectable group of contributors with various fields of interest and points of view on international law.Among the fifty-four articles by judges and acknowledged scholars of international courts and other important institutions from 28 countries is Professor Paustís Basic Forms of International Law and Monist, Dualist, and Realist Perspectives (p.244 to 265).

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jacob M. Monty and Sarah D. Monty-Arnoni. The gringo's guide to immigration reform for employers. Emporion Press, 2013.

KF4819.M66 2013

 

A practical guide to major issues addressed by current immigration law and by prospective reform efforts, this title is co- authored by Jacob M. Monty, one of our 1993 graduates and the founding and managing partner of Monty & Ramirez LLP.Employing as little legal jargon as possible, this title is easy to comprehend and follow, and should be kept as one of the ready reference or training manuals by employers.


New Titles List

Civil Procedure

William M. Janssen. Federal civil procedure logic maps: a collection of logic maps designed to assist in the understanding of federal civil procedure. Thomson/West, 2012.

KF8841.J36 2012

Comparative Law

Methods of comparative law. Pier Giuseppe Monateri, ed. Edward Elgar, 2012.

K559.M48 2012

Copyright Law

Mary LaFrance. Global issues in copyright law. Thomson/West, 2009.

K1420.4.L34 2009

Criminal Law

Terry Adamson and Harry Mitchell Caldwell. Criminal mock trials. Vandeplas Publishing, 2012.

KF8918.A3 2012

Criminal Procedure

Ross Wolf, Charles Mesloh and Robert H. Wood. Constitutional limitations of interviewing and interrogations in American policing. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF9625.W65 2013

Environmental Law and Policy

Robin Kundis Craig. Comparative ocean governance: place-based protections in an era of climate change. Edward Elgar, 2012.

K3485.C73 2012

Andrew T. Guzman. Overheated: the human cost of climate change. Oxford University Press, 2013.

QC903.G895 2013

Olga L. Moya and Andrew L. Fono. Federal environmental law: the user's guide. Thomson/West, 2011.

KF3775.M69 2011

James Salzman and Barton H. Thompson, Jr. Environmental law and policy. Thomson/West, 2010.

KF3775.S35 2010

First Amendment

Ronald K.L. Collins. Nuanced absolutism: Floyd Abrams & the First Amendment. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF373.A273C65 2013

Health Insurance

Mario K. Castillo. The business owner's guide to the employer mandate: affordable advice for the Affordable Care Act. Emporion, 2013.

KF3605.C37 2013

Intellectual Property Law

John Cross et al. Global issues in intellectual property law. Thomson/West, 2010.

K1401.C76 2010

Law and Social Science

National security law in the news: a guide for journalists, scholars, and policymakers. Paul Rosenzweig, Timothy J. McNulty and Ellen Shearer, eds. American Bar Association, 2012.

KF4850.N375 2012

Legal Education

Charles H. Whitebread. The eight secrets of top exam performance in law school: an easy-to-use, step-by-step approach for achieving great grades. Thomson/West, 2008.

KF283.W48 2008

Legal Profession

Grover E. Cleveland. Swimming lessons for baby sharks: the essential guide to thriving as a new lawyer. Thomson/West, 2010.

KF297.C54 2010

Amee R. McKim. Maximize your lawyer potential: professionalism and business etiquette for law students and lawyers. Thomson/West, 2009

KF319.M37 2009

Patent Law

Martin J. Adelman et al. Global issues in patent law. Thomson/West, 2011.

K1505.G57 2011

 


New Government Documents List

 

Nomination of John P. Hewko to be Assistant Secretary of Transportation. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2008.

KF26.C69 2008ae

International harmonization of Wall Street reform: orderly liquidation, derivatives, and the Volcker rule. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... March 22, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012f

Management and structural reforms at the Securities and Exchange Commission: a progress report. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... November 16, 2011.

KF26.B3956 2011h

Fostering the U.S. competitive edge: examining the effect of federal policies on competition, innovation, and job growth. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Tuesday, March 27, 2012.

KF27.S39956 2012d

An overview of the National Science Foundation budget for fiscal year 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Tuesday, February 28, 2012.

KF27.S3984 2012b

Pending Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) legislation. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, May 3, 2007.

KF26.C69 2007ar

The emerging commercial suborbital reusable launch vehicle market. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, August 1, 2012.

KF27.S3995 2012c

The crisis in Mali: U.S. interests and the international response. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 14, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013

Alzheimer's disease: the ongoing challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, December 9, 2010.

KF27.E553 2010h

The Office of Science and Technology Policy: examining priorities and effectiveness of the nation's science policies. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, June 20, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012k

Jewell nomination. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, to consider the nomination of Sally Jewell to be the Secretary of the Interior, March 7, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013

Improving consumer protection in the prepaid calling card market. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 10, 2008.

KF26 C69 2008ae

Exploring GAO's high-risk list and opportunities for reform. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 14, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013a

Impact of limitations on the use of tax-advantaged accounts for the purchase of over-the-counter medication. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 25, 2012.

KF27.W345 2012a

The semi-annual report of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 20, 2012.

KF27.B5 2012b

Drought forecasting, monitoring, and decision-making: a review of the National Integrated Drought Information System. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, July 25, 2012.

KF27.S39 2012r

Legislation to respond to the BP oil spill and to prevent future oil well blowouts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 30, 2010.

KF27.E5525 2010f

The wobbly stool: retirement (in)security in America. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session ... October 7, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010at

The BP oil spill: accounting for the spilled oil and ensuring the safety of seafood from the Gulf. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, August 19, 2010.

KF27.E5525 2010g

Comcast and NBC Universal: who benefits? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 8, 2010.

KF27.E5523 2010f