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New Titles List for the Week of February 23, 2014

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

 

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Rough justice: the International Criminal Court in a world of power politics / David Bosco. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KZ7312.B67 2014

 

Rough Justice is a review of the first decade of the International Criminal Courtís existence.The author provides an introduction to the Court for readers unfamiliar with it, while also providing a discussion of the Courtís activities suitable for practitioners.Legal scholars may be particularly interested in the discussion of the difficulties the Court has overcome and continues to face in balancing its role as an apolitical institution with its dependence on national governments for authority and enforcement.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kindly inquisitors: the new attacks on free thought. Expanded edition. / Jonathan Rauch. The University of Chicago Press, 2013.

Z658.U5R38 2013

 

Kindly Inquisitors is an argument in favor of abandoning legal restrictions on speech.The author provides a philosophical, sociological and historical background that may be useful to legal practitioners and scholars interested in making persuasive arguments regarding free speech and censorship.This expanded edition has been updated with a discussion of the changes to society since the bookís original publication.

 


New Titles List

Civil Procedure

Lawyer disqualification: disqualification of attorneys and law firms. Second edition. / Richard E. Flamm. Banks and Jordan Law Publishing Company, 2014.

KF308.F53 2014

Computer Law

Free and open source software: policy, law and practice / Noam Shemtov and Ian Walden, eds. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K1519.C6F74 2013

Contracts

Contract law and contract practice: bridging the gap between legal reasoning and commercial expectation / Catherine Mitchell. Hart Publishing, 2013.

K840.M58 2013

Education Law

Recommended principles to guide academy-industry relationships / American Association of University Professors. The University of Illinois Press, 2014.

LC72.2.R42 2014

Environmental Law and Policy

Environmental regulation and public disclosure: the case of PROPER in Indonesia / Shakeb Afsah et al. RFF Press, 2013.

KNW3127.E58 2013

The art of commenting: how to influence environmental decisionmaking with effective comments. 2nd ed. / Elizabeth D. Mullin. Environmental Law Institute, 2013.

KF3775.Z9M85 2013

Immigration Law

The criminalization of immigration: contexts and consequences / Alissa Ackerman and Rich Furman, eds. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF4800.A25 2013

Intellectual Property Law

Laws of creation: property rights in the world of ideas / Ronald A. Cass and Keith N. Hylton. Harvard University Press, 2013.

K1401.C375 2013

International Criminal Law

American immunity: war crimes and the limits of international law / Patrick Hagopian. University of Massachusetts Press, 2013.

KF7745.H34 2013

Human trafficking around the world: hidden in plain sight / Stephanie Hepburn and Rita J. Simon. Columbia University Press, 2013.

K5297.H47 2013

International Environmental Law

Rethinking private authority: agents and entrepreneurs in global environmental governance / Jessica F. Green. Princeton University Press, 2014.

K3585.G74 2014

Internet Law

Cloud computing law / Christopher Millard, ed. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K564.C6C56 2013

Jurisprudence

An introduction to legal reasoning / Edward H. Levi. The University of Chicago Press, 2013.

KF425.L4 2013

Juvenile Law

Juvenile justice administration in a nutshell. Third edition. / Barry C. Feld. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

KF9780.F45 2014

Law and Technology

Biotechnology & nanotechnology: regulation under environmental, health, and safety laws. 2014 Edition. / B. David Naidu. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K3925.B56N35 2013

Legal Analysis, Research and Communication

Storytelling for lawyers / Philip N. Meyer. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K181.M49 2014

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tombstones: a lawyer's tales from the takeover decades / Lawrence Lederman. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1992.

KF1477.L43 1992Dole Course Reserve

Supreme Court

On the Supreme Court: without illusion and idolatry / Louis Fisher. Paradigm Publishers, 2014.

KF8742.F5677 2014

Tax Fraud and Money Laundering

The 30th annual National Institute on Criminal Tax Fraud and the third annual National Institute on Tax Controversy / American Bar Association, 2013.

KF6334.A75N38 2013

Tax Law

Making tax law / Daniel M. Berman and Victoria J. Haneman. Carolina Academic Press, 2014.

KF6289.B47 2014

 

 


New Government Documents List

 

Developments and opportunities in U.S. fisheries management. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2013.

KF26.C69664 2013

Continuing repression by the Vietnamese government. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 4, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013n

Addressing the neglected diseases treatment gap. Hhearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 27, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013k

Exoplanet discoveries: have we found other Earths? Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Space & Subcommittee on Research, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Thursday, May 9, 2013.

KF27.S3995 2013c

Green buildings: an evaluation of energy savings performance contracts. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight & Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Thursday, June 27, 2013.

KF27.S3982 2013c

H.R. 4255, the Accountability in Grants Act of 2012. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 11, 2012.

KF27.E5524 2012e

DOE's nuclear weapons complex: challenges to safety, security, and taxpayer stewardship. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 12, 2012.

KF27.E5546 2012g

The American energy initiative. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session.

KF27.E5524 2011 pt. 27

The Clean Water Act following the recent Supreme Court decisions in Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County and Rapanos-Carabell. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, December 13, 2007.

KF26.E6 2007ze

Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 2641,July 11, 2013.

KF27.J874 2013g

Religious minorities in Syria: caught in the middle. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on The Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 25, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013d

The Obama administration's regulatory war on jobs, the economy, and America's global competitiveness. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 28, 2013.

KF27.J874 2013e

Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 982,March 13, 2013.

KF27.J874 2013f

Federal implementation of Obamacare: concerns of state governments. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs and the Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 18, 2013.

KF27.O9423 2013f

Marketplace fairness: leveling the playing field for small business. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, August 1, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012p

Oversight of EPA's decision to deny the California waiver. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, January 24, 2008.

KF26.E6 2008

Mitigating systemic risk in financial markets through Wall Street reforms. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining efforts by the SEC and CFTC to improve financial stability and reduce systemic risk in the financial markets through implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act and the Consumer Protection Act of 2010, July 30, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013m

Defining the problem and scope of over-criminalization and over-federalization. Hearing before the Over-Criminalization Task Force of 2013 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 14, 2013.

KF27.J868 2013

Challenges to democracy in the Western Hemisphere. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 10, 2013.

KF27.F6492 2013e

Oversight of the SIGTARP report on Treasury's role in the Delphi pension bailout. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 11, 2013.

KF27.O9432 2013g

Emerging threat of resource wars. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 25, 2013.

KF27.F6422 2013i

American energy security and innovation: grid reliability challenges in a shifting energy resource landscape. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 9, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013g

Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2013, Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2013, and concerning the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the need for international efforts toward long-term peace, stability, and observance of human rights. Markup before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 1951, H.R. 1897, and H. Res. 131, May 15, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013j

Regional security cooperation: an examination of the Central American Regional Security Initiative (CARSI) and the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (CBSI). Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 19, 2013.

KF27.F6492 2013d

Reducing duplication and improving outcomes in federal information technology. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 11, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013d

The growing crisis in Africa's Sahel region. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on The Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 21, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013m

Ethiopia after Meles : the future of democracy and human rights. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 20, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013o