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New Titles List for the Week of December 7, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Joanna T. Brougher. Intellectual property and health technologies: balancing innovation and the public's health. Springer, 2014.

KF3894.P3B76 2014

 

This book examines current issues in intellectual property law pertaining to healthcare and public health policy. Topics covered include gene patents, medical procedure patents, the rights of universities and inventors, and the role of patent protection in the process of drug development.

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Lawrence. Justice for future generations: climate change and international law. Edward Elgar, 2014.

K3585.5.L395 2014

 

What obligations do we have to future generations when it comes to dealing with the threat of global climate change? This new study takes an interdisciplinary approach to answering that question, incorporating elements of discourse theory, international relations theory, and ethics.

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

Pamela Hanrahan, Ian Ramsay, and Geof Stapledon. Commercial applications of company law. Fifteenth edition. CCH Australia, 2014.

KU956.H36 2014

Constitutional Law

Mark Tushnet. Advanced introduction to comparative constitutional law. Edward Elgar, 2014.

K3165.T87 2014

Criminal Procedure

Dee R. Edgeworth. Asset forfeiture: practice and procedure in state and federal courts. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF9747.E33 2014

Employment Law

Michael P. Maslanka. 2015 Maslanka's field guide to the Family & Medical Leave Act. Fourth edition. Texas Lawyer, 2014.

KF3531.M37 2014

Energy Law and Policy

Energy and mineral development in Indian country. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2014.

KF8210.N37E54 2014

Environmental Law and Policy

Harro van Asselt. The fragmentation of global climate governance: consequences and management of regime interactions. Edward Elgar, 2014.

K3585.5.A97 2014

Jurisprudence

Heinrich A. Rommen. The natural law: a study in legal and social history and philosophy. Translated by Thomas R. Hanley. Liberty Fund, 1998.

K415.R6513 1998

Land Use

Robin Paul Malloy. Land use law and disability: planning and zoning for accessible communities. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KF5709.3.H35M35 2014

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Rebecca Diaz-Bonilla. Foolproof: an attorney's guide to oral communications. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2014.

K181.D53 2014

Legal Profession

Kenney F. Hegland, Paul D. Bennett. A short and happy guide to being a lawyer. West, 2012.

KF300.H44 2012

Natalie Holder-Winfield. Exclusion: strategies for improving diversity in recruitment, retention, and promotion. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF3464.H63 2014

Legal Research

Texas legal materials: a selected bibliography. Revised edition. Updated and compiled by Lynn Murray. American Association of Law Libraries, 2014.

KFT1201.M87 2014

Oil and Gas

Federal onshore oil & gas pooling and unitization. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2014.

KF1853.A75I35 2014

Probate Law and Practice

Sally Balch Hurme. Checklist for family survivors: a guide to practical and legal matters when someone you love dies. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF3827.D4H87 2014

Remedies

James M. Fischer. Understanding remedies. Third edition. LexisNexis, 2014.

KF9010.F57 2014

Securities Regulation

Marc I. Steinberg. Understanding securities law. Sixth edition. LexisNexis, 2014.

KF1440.S74 2014

Trial Advocacy

Robert Barton. Fundamentals of Texas trial practice: civil and criminal. Fourth edition. Juris Publishing, 2015.

KFT1738.B37 2015

Steven Lubet and Jill Koster. Mock trials: preparing, presenting, and winning your case. Second edition. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2014.

KF281.L83 2014


New Government Documents List

 

A more efficient and effective government: improving the regulatory framework. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2014.

KF26.H6317 2014a

Caterpillar's offshore tax strategy. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 1, 2014.

KF26.H634 2014

Enhancing our rail safety: current challenges for passenger and freight rail. 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 Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 6, 2014.

KF26.C69914 2014

Equity market structure: a review of SEC regulation NMS. 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, second session, February 28th, 2014.

KF27.B514 2014a

Federal involvement in the regulation of the insurance industry. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, October 22, 2003.

KF26.C69 2003zq

H.R. 186: to amend the Federal Elections Campaign Act of 1971 to permit candidates for election for federal office to designate an individual who will be authorized to disburse funds of the authorized campaign committees of the candidate in the event of the death of the candidate. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, held in Washington, DC, June 25, 2014.

KF27.H6 2014b

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, July 31, 2003.

KF26.C69 2003zu

Justice denied: rules delayed on auto safety and mental health. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight, Federal Rights, and Agency Action of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 7, 2013.

KF26.J859 2013a

Lessons learned from Super Bowl preparations: preventing international human trafficking at major sporting events. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 27, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014c

National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force. Report to the President and Congress of the United States.

UG633.U56 2014

Offshore tax evasion: the effort to collect unpaid taxes on billions in hidden offshore accounts. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 26, 2014.

KF26.H634 2014a

Tax Reform Act of 2014. Discussion draft, as released on February 26, 2014: statutory text and section-by-section summary. Prepared by the Committee on Ways and Means Majority Tax Staff.

KF6369.T392 2014

The Central African Republic: from  pre-genocide  to genocide. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 1, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014e

The North Ireland peace process today: attempting to deal with the past. Joint meeting and hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014b

Whistleblower retaliation at the Hanford nuclear site. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2014.

KF26.H6327 2014b