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New Titles List for the Week of May 31, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Jonathan Z. Cannon. Environment in the balance: the green movement and the Supreme Court. Harvard University Press, 2015.

KF3775.C365 2015

 

This book examines U.S. Supreme Court decisions going back to the 1960s to determine what effect the environmental movement has had on the state of the law. The author also draws on environmental literature and social science research to assess the movement’s impact.

 

 

 

 

William S. Bailey and Terence J. McAdam. Law, science and experts: civil and criminal forensics. Carolina Academic Press, 2014.

KF8961.B35 2014

 

This is a thorough introduction to the use of scientific evidence and expert testimony in both civil and criminal law. Issues covered include laboratory procedures, discovery strategies, trial practice, and the relationship between law and science.


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Marshall J. Breger and Gary J. Edles. Independent agencies in the United States: law, structure, and politics. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF5407.B725 2015

Antitrust

Daniel J. Gifford and Robert T. Kudrle. The Atlantic divide in antitrust: an examination of US and EU competition policy. The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

K3850.G54 2015

Criminal Procedure

Mastering criminal procedure. Peter J. Henning, Andrew Taslitz, Margaret L. Paris, Cynthia E. Jones, and Ellen S. Podgor. Carolina Academic Press, 2015.

KF9619.85.M378 2015

Employment Law

Nancy M. Modesitt, Janie F. Schulman, and Daniel P. Westman. Whistleblowing: the law of retaliatory discharge. Third edition. Bloomberg BNA, 2015.

KF3471.W47 2015

Immigration Law

Ilona Bray and Richard Link. U.S. immigration made easy. 17th edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF4819.6.B732 2015

Intellectual Property

Intellectual property law in cyberspace. Second edition. G. Peter Albert, Jr., editor-in-chief. Bloomberg BNA, 2011.

KF3095.A77 2011

Intellectual property technology transfer. Second edition. Aline C. Flower, editor-in-chief. Bloomberg BNA, 2014.

KF3145.I585 2014

Law and Technology

Mireille Hildebrandt. Smart technologies and the end(s) of law: novel entanglements of law and technology. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K487.T4H55 2015

Oil and Gas

Marilda Rosado de Sá Ribeiro. Direito do petróleo. Third edition. Renovar, 2014.

KHD3975.R53 2014

The shale energy revolution: a lawyer's guide. Energy Litigation Committee of the ABA Section of Litigation, sponsoring body. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF1849.S53 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Azerbaijan: U.S. energy, security, and human rights interests. Hearing before Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF27.F6422 2015

CCDBG reauthorization: helping to meet the child care needs of American families. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... July 26, 2012.

KF26.L2733 2012

Combating Ebola in West Africa: the international response. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 13, 2014.

KF27.F6 2014zg

EPA's proposed carbon dioxide regulations for power plants. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 19, 2014.

KF27.E5524 2014g

Examining Obamacare's failures in security, accountability, and transparency. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 18, 2014.

KF27.O94 2014y

Examining the adequacy and enforcement of our nation's immigration laws. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 3, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015

Federal Reserve's second monetary policy report for 2014. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on oversight on the monetary policy report to Congress pursuant to the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978, July 15, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014k

Finding the right capital regulations for insurers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... March 11, 2014.

KF26.B39434 2014e

Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund and the need to invest in the nation's ports. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, January 31, 2013.

KF26.E6 2013a

Improving financial institution supervision: examining and addressing regulatory capture. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the causes, implications, and potential methods of addressing regulatory capture, November 21, 2014.

KF26.B39434 2014g

Iran nuclear negotiations after the second extension where are they going? Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015

Laboratories of democracy: the economic impact of state energy policies: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF27.E5524 2014h

Making college affordability a priority: promising practices and strategies. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session ... July 19, 2012.

KF26.L27 2012v

The Bakken: examining efforts to address law enforcement, infrastructure and economic development needs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Relations, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, field hearing in Sidney, Montana, September 26, 2014.

KF26.H6318 2014g

The Department of Justice’s Operation Choke Point. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 15, 2014.

KF27.B54428 2014f

The FTC at 100: where do we go from here? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2013n

The North Korean threat: nuclear, missiles and cyber. Briefing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 13, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015a

The U.S. tax code: love it, leave it, or reform it. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, one Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 22, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014p