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New Titles List for the Week of March 16, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Texas civil procedure: pretrial litigation, by William V. Dorsaneo III, Elizabeth Thornburg, Elaine Grafton Carlson, and David Crump. 2013-2014 edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KFT1737.D67

 

Similar to its older editions, this coursebook, coauthored by Professor David Crump, covers all aspects of the pre-trial litigation process of civil cases in the Texas courts. It addresses issues such as jurisdiction, venue, pleadings, discovery, and alternative dispute resolution. It also contains useful practice exercises and a number of sample questions from the Procedure and Evidence portion of the Texas Bar Examination.  All chapters have been updated to include new cases and changes in rules and statutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

David E. Wilkins. Hollow justice: a history of Indigenous claims in the United States. Yale University Press, 2013.

KF8205 .W528 2013

 

David E. Wilkins, a professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota, has written extensively on indigenous politics and federal Indian policy and law. In his latest book, Hollow Justice, Professor Wilkins presents a comprehensive history of Native American claims against the United States, while attempting to resolve the larger issues of justice and the moral obligations of one nation to another. 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

A blackletter statement of federal administrative law. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF5402.A843 2013

Business Organizations

Arthur R. Pinto and Douglas M. Branson. Understanding corporate law. Fourth edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF1414.P56 2013

Child Custody and Support

Emily Doskow. Nolo's essential guide to child custody & support. Second edition. Nolo, 2013.

KF547.D67 2013

Civil Procedure

Gene R. Shreve, Peter Raven-Hansen, and Charles Gardner Geyh. Understanding civil procedure. Fifth edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF8840.S484 2013

Civil Rights

Rebecca A. Taylor. Civil rights litigation: representing plaintiffs today. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF4750.T37 2013

Commercial Law

Amelia H. Boss and Stephen T. Whelan. The ABCs of the UCC: Article 2A, Leases. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF915.Z95G33 2013

Conflict of Laws

William M. Richman, William L. Reynolds, and Christopher A. Whytock. Understanding conflict of laws. Fourth edition.  LexisNexis, 2013.

KF411.R53 2013

Constitutional Law

Jerome A. Barron and C. Thomas Dienes. Constitutional law.  West, 2013.

KF4550.B28 2013

Disabilities and the Law

William D. Goren. Understanding the ADA. Fourth edition. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF480.G67 2013

Employment Law

Jeffrey M. Hirsch, Paul M. Secunda, and Richard A. Bales. Understanding employment law. Second edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF3455.B354 2013

Energy Law and Policy

Richard L. Ottinger. Renewable energy law and development: case study analysis. Edward Elgar, 2013.

K3981.O88 2013

Estate Planning

A guide to international estate planning: drafting, compliance, and administration strategies. Second edition. Leigh-Alexandra Basha, ed. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF750.A2I575 2014

European Union Law

Diego Acosta Arcarazo. The long-term residence status as a subsidiary form of EU citizenship: an analysis of directive 2003/109.  Brill, 2011.

KJE5124.A928 2011

Family Law

John DeWitt Gregory, Peter Nash Swisher,  and Robin Fretwell Wilson. Understanding family law. Fourth edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF505.G734 2013

First Amendment

Lee Levine and Stephen Wermiel. The progeny: Justice William J. Brennan's fight to preserve the legacy of New York Times v. Sullivan.American Bar Association, 2014.

KF8745.B68W47 2014

Immigration Law

Mary E. Kramer. Immigration consequences of criminal activity: a guide to representing foreign-born defendants.American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2012.

KF4842.K73 2012

Lourdes Martinez, Erin Quinn, and Sally Kinoshita. Families & immigration: a practical guide. Fourth edition. Immigrant Legal Resource Center, 2014.

KF4819.F36 2014

International Commercial Arbitration

Forum shopping in the international commercial arbitration context. Franco Ferrari, ed. Sellier European Law Publishers, 2013.

K2400.A6F673 2013

Jurisprudence

Bert van Roermund. Legal thought and philosophy: what legal scholarship is about. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013.

K235.R64 2013

Land Use

Barlow Burke. Understanding the law of zoning and land use controls. Third edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF5698.B87 2013

Legal Analysis, Research, and Communication

Mark Cooney. Sketches on legal style. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF250.C59 2013

Legal Profession

Gerald F. Phillips. Fair deal for all clients: how to rekindle pride in the legal profession. Carolina Academic Press, 2013.

KF306.P487 2013

Legal Reference

101 law forms for personal use. Ninth edition. David Goguen, ed. Nolo, 2013.

KF170.L46 2013

Market Regulation

Douglas L. Hammer, Carolyn S. Reiser, Geoffrey W. Haynes, Neil J. Koren, James J. Frolik, Christina M. Hamilton, Ellyn T. Roberts, and Joan L. Grant. U.S. regulation of hedge funds. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF1078.U14 2013

Politics

Thomas Kleven. Equitable sharing: distributing the benefits and detriments of democratic society. Lexington Books, 2014.

JC423.K567 2014

Products Liability

Bruce L. Ottley, Rogelio A. Lasso, and Terrence F. Kiely. Understanding products liability law. Second edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF1296.K54 2013

Torts

John L. Diamond,  Lawrence C. Levine, and Anita Bernstein. Understanding torts. Fifth edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF1250.D5 2013

Jay M. Feinman. Professional liability to third parties. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF1289.F45 2013

Trial and Appellate Procedure

Paul Bergman and Sara J. Berman. Represent yourself in court: how to prepare & try a winning case. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2013.

KF8841.B47 2013

Trusts and Wills

Roger W. Andersen. Understanding trusts and estates. Fifth edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF730.A86 2013

 


New Government Documents List

 

Transportation's role in supporting our economy and job creation. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, January 26, 2011.

KF26.E6 2013

Ensuring an accurate and affordable 2020 census. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service and the Census of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 11, 2013.

KF27.O9428 2013f

Modernizing U.S. international food aid: reaching more for less. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 12, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013o

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to promoting energy security of European allies through opening up the southern gas corridor. Markup before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session on H. Res. 284, September 19, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013k

Cyber threats and security solutions. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 21, 2013.

KF27.E55 2013

Federal and State Partnership for Environmental Protection Act of 2013; Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act of 2013; and Federal Facility Accountability Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 17 & 22, 2013.

KF27.E55273 2013c

U.S. energy abundance: exports and the changing global energy 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 7, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013h

Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 12, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013f

Oversight of IRS' legal basis for expanding Obamacare's taxes and subsidies. Hearing before 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, July 31, 2013.

KF27.O9424 2013h

Calling for the release of United States citizen Saeed Abedini and condemning the government of Iran for its persecution of religious minorities. Markup before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session on H. Res. 147, November 13, 2013.

KF27.F64826 2013k

United States Department of Justice. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 15, 2013.

KF27.J8 2013h

Examining SAMHSA's role in delivering services to the severely mentally ill. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 22, 2013.

KF27.E5546 2013c

Reducing barriers to capital formation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 12, 2013.

KF27.B514 2013c

Nominations of Wanda Felton and Katherine M. O'Regan. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on nominations of Wanda Felton, of New York, to be first vice-president, Export-Import Bank of the United States, Katherine M. O'Regan, of New York, to be an assistant secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development, September 10, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013o