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New Titles List for the Week of January 11, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Catherine A. Rogers. Ethics in international arbitration. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KZ6115.R64 2014

 

Due to the increasing globalization of business and industry, international arbitration is a rapidly growing field, and one that presents a number of novel ethical issues. This book examines some of the field’s most challenging problems, including conflicts of law, the duties of arbitrators, and the lack of professional regulation of third-party funders and expert witnesses. 

 

 

 

 

Anthony Amatrudo and Leslie William Blake. Human rights and the criminal justice system. Routledge, 2015.

K3240.A465 2015

 

This new study looks at criminology and the criminal justice system through the lens of human rights theory. Topics covered include race and gender issues, victimology, terrorism, the rights of prisoners, and transnational justice. 


New Titles List

Civil Procedure

Kevin M. Clermont. Principles of civil procedure. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KF8840.C548 2015

Coastal and Ocean Law

Donna R. Christie and Richard G. Hildreth. Coastal and ocean management law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West, 2015.

KF5627.Z9C48 2015

Constitutional Law

Anthony D. Bartl. The constitutional principles of Justice Kennedy: a jurisprudence of liberty and equality. LFB Scholarly Publications, 2014.

KF8745.K46B37 2014

Louis Fisher. Constitutional conflicts between Congress and the President. Sixth edition, revised. University Press of Kansas, 2014.

KF4565.F57 2014

David M. O'Brien. Constitutional law and politics. Eighth edition. W.W. Norton, 2011.

KF4541.O27 2011

Contracts

Stephen Fishman. Consultant & independent contractor agreements. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF898.F567 2014

Criminal Law

Go directly to jail: the criminalization of almost everything. Gene Healy, ed. Cato Institute, 2004.

KF9223.G57 2004

Election Law

Securing democracy: why we have an electoral college. Gary L. Gregg II, ed. ISI Books, 2001.

JK1976.S43 2001

Family Law

Sarah Blackmore and Jacqui Thomas. Reforming family justice: a guide to the family court and the Children and Families Act 2014. Jordan Publishing, 2014.

KD751.B53 2014

Immigration Law

Banks Miller, Linda Camp Keith, and Jennifer S. Holmes. Immigration judges and U.S. asylum policy. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015.

KF4819.M55 2015

Indian Law

William C. Canby, Jr. American Indian law in a nutshell. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KF8205.Z9C36 2015

International Criminal Law

Kristina Janjac. A guide to international criminal tribunals and their basic documents. Wolf Legal Publishers, 2013.

KZ7230.J36 2013

Legal History

Daniel R. Ernst. Tocqueville's nightmare: the administrative state emerges in America, 1900-1940. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KF382.E76 2014

Oil and Gas

John Burritt McArthur. Oil and gas implied covenants for the twenty-first century: the next steps in evolution. Juris, 2014.

KF1865.M33 2014

Patent Law

Joel Davidow and James Toupin. Patent-related misconduct issues in U.S. litigation. 2014 edition. LexisNexis, 2014.

KF3155.D37 2014

Statistics

ProQuest. ProQuest statistical abstract of the United States: 2015. Bernan Press, 2015.

HA202.P7 2015


New Government Documents List

 

A dangerous slide backwards: Russia's deteriorating human rights. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on International Operations and Organizations, Human Rights, Democracy, and Global Women's Issues and the Subcommittee on European Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 13, 2013.

KF26.F6564 2013

An update on the IRS response to it's targeting scandal. 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, second session, July 23, 2014.

KF27.O9423 2014f

Examining solutions to close the $106 billion improper payments gap. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 9, 2014.

KF27.O9432 2014f

False Claims Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 30, 2014.

KF27.J8566 2014c

Housing finance reform: fundamentals of transferring credit risk in a future housing finance system. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the concept of risk sharing considered in the context of the housing finance market and the risk transfer transactions entered into by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, December 10, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013y

Impact of a default on financial stability and economic growth. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on discussing the financial markets and potential economic impacts of a default if the statutory debt limit is not raised and the Treasury is unable to fulfill the financial obligations of the United States, October 10, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013z

Nominations of R. Gil Kerlikowske, L. Paige Marvel, and Tamara Wenda Ashford. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the nominations of R. Gil Kerlikowske, to be commissioner, Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security  L. Paige Marvel, to be a judge of the United States Tax Court  and Tamara Wenda Ashford, to be a judge of the United States Tax Court, January 15, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014b

Outer continental shelf production. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, to examine outer continental shelf production and to identify what actions the federal government can take to maximize the opportunities and minimize the challenges, Lafayette, LA, July 7, 2014.

KF26.E55 2014j

Rebuilding American manufacturing. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Policy of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining the role that U.S. manufacturing plays in the economy, economic growth, and employment  also how  industrial commons , such as clusters, supply chains, and public-private partnerships, affect U.S. manufacturing, December 11, 2013.

KF26.B394245 2013a

Recovering from superstorm Sandy: assessing the progress, continuing needs and rebuilding strategy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on continuing to address the needs of people devastated by superstorm Sandy, the status of recovery and rebuilding work, and the Hurricane Sandy Task Force's rebuilding strategy report, September 18, 2013.

KF26.B39452 2013a

Section 512 of Title 17. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 13, 2014.

KF27.J85694 2014d

Stay-at-work and back-to-work strategies: lessons from the private sector. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 22, 2012.

KF26.L27 2012i

Thailand: a democracy in peril. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 24, 2014.

KF27.F638 2014e

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's semiannual report to Congress. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session.

KF26.B39 2013za

The first one thousand days: development aid programs to bolster health and nutrition. 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, March 25, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014k

The key to America's global competitiveness: a quality education. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... March 8, 2012.

KF26.L27 2012h