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New Titles List for the Week of August 18, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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Jordan J. Paust et al. International criminal law: cases and materials [with supplement]. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

K5000.I58 2013

 

International Criminal Law is a coursebook examining international and transnational criminal law.  Professor Jordan Paust and his coauthors have prepared a thorough yet accessible study of topics including criminal jurisdiction, extradition, rendition and defense.  The coursebook is supplemented with materials on the most recent developments in cases currently before various international tribunals.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The law of the future and the future of law: volume II / Sam Muller et al., eds. Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2012.

KZ1268.L39 2012

 

The Law and the Future of Law, Vol. II, is a collection of essays on the ways changes in technology and society will affect the development of law.  This collection includes Cyberlaw 2.0, Professor Jacqueline Lipton’s discussion of how the legal system could improve the quality and efficiency of justice by addressing the liability of online intermediaries.

 

 

 

Michael Hunter Schwartz, Gerald F. Hess and Sophie M. Sparrow. What the best law teachers do. Harvard University Press, 2013.

K100.S39 2013

 

What the Best Law Teachers Do is a study of the teaching and professional techniques of twenty-six of the best law professors in the United States.  Professor Meredith Duncan is one of the model educators whose instructional methods this book holds up as an example of the best practices in legal education.

 

 

 


New Titles List

Court Rules

Gregory P. Joseph. Sanctions: the federal law of litigation abuse. LexisNexis, 2008.

KF8887.J64 2008

Evidence

Paul C. Giannelli. Understanding evidence. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF8935.G52 2013

 

 

Paul C. Giannelli et al. Scientific evidence. LexisNexis, 2012.

 

KF8961.G53 2012

 

 

 

 

 

Family Law

John Eekelaar and Mavis Maclean. Family justice: the work of family judges in uncertain times. Hart Publishing, 2013.

KD751.E44 2013

International Law

Treaties and subsequent practice / Georg Nolte, ed. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KZ1304.T74 2013

Law and Technology

Bridging distances in technology and regulation / Ronald Leenes and Eleni Kosta, eds. Wolf Legal Publishers, 2013.

QA75.5.B85 2013

Mexican Law

José María Serna de la Garza. The Constitution of Mexico: a contextual analysis. Hart Publishing, 2013.

KGF2921.S47 2013

Oil and Gas Law

Joseph Shade and Ronnie Blackwell. Primer on the Texas law of oil & gas. LexisNexis, 2013.

KFT1458.A1S53 2013

Tax Law

William H. Lyons, James R. Repetti and Alan Gunn. Partnership income taxation. Thomson/West, 2011.

KF6452.G86 2011

Trial Advocacy

Michael L. Coyne and Ursula Furi-Perry. Trial prep for the new advocate: effective case preparation for trial. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2011.

KF8915.C65 2011

Steven Lubet and Elizabeth I. Boals. Expert testimony: a guide for expert witnesses and the lawyers who examine them. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2009.

KF8961.L8 2009

L. Timothy Perrin, H. Mitchell Caldwell and Carol A. Chase. The art and science of trial advocacy. LexisNexis, 2011.

KF8915.P4 2011

Larry Pozner and Roger J. Dodd. Cross-examination skills for law students. LexisNexis, 2009.

KF8920.P683 2009

 


New Government Documents List

 

Perspectives on money market mutual fund reforms. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on examining the health and stability of money market mutual funds, June 21, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012g

Streamlining and strengthening HUD's rental housing assistance programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development and the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... August 1 and December 11, 2012.

KF26.B39452 2012b

Framework for evaluating certain expiring tax provisions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 8, 2012.

KF27.W3468 2012

Federal Reserve's second monetary policy report for 2012. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on oversight on the monetary policy report to Congress pursuant to the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978, July 17, 2012.

KF26.B39 2012h

Examining the increase in drug shortages. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 23, 2011.

KF27.E553 2011s

Taking consumers for a ride: business practices in the household goods moving industry. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 20, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012g

Scientific integrity and transparency. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

KF27.S3924 2013

The state of the airline industry and the potential impact of a Delta/Northwest merger. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 7, 2008.

KF26.C69215 2008

Proposal to reduce child deaths due to maltreatment. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, December 12, 2012.

KF27.W3464 2012a

Medicare contractors' efforts to fight fraud: moving beyond  pay and chase. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 8, 2012.

KF27.E5546 2012b

Hearing on the Medicare durable medical equipment competitive bidding program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 9, 2012.

KF27.W3444 2012

The European Union's emissions trading system. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 6, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012h

Government spending: how can we best address the billions of dollars wasted every year? Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 5, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013c

Hearing on the state of Social Security's information technology. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 9, 2012.

KF27.W347 2012c

International proposals to regulate the Internet. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 31, 2012.

KF27.E5522 2012

Private student loans: providing flexibility and opportunity to borrowers? 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, second session, on exploring the private student loan market and the challenges faced by borrowers of private student loans, July 24, 2012.

KF26.B39434 2012b

Continuing oversight of the nation's weather satellite programs: an update on JPSS and GOES-R. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight joint with the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Wednesday, June 27, 2012.

KF27.S3975 2012f

Sequestration oversight: understanding the administration's decisions on spending cuts and furloughs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Regulatory Affairs of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2013.

KF27.O9423 2013a

Islamist militant threats to Eurasia. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 27, 2013.

KF27.F6422 2013

Public charity organizational issues, unrelated business income tax, and the revised Form 990. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 25, 2012.

KF27.W345 2012d