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New Titles List for the Week of June 14, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Responsibilities of the non-state actor in armed conflict and the market place: theoretical considerations and empirical findings. Noemi Gal-Or, Cedric Ryngaert, and Math Noortmann, eds. Brill Nijhoff, 2015.

KZ3925.C66 2015

 

This new book examines the legal responsibilities of non-state actors on the global stage. Professor Paust has contributed a chapter entitled “Responsibilities of Armed Opposition Groups and Corporations for Violations of International Law and Possible Sanctions.”

 

 

 

 

David Scott FitzGerald and David Cook-Martín. Culling the masses: the democratic origins of racist immigration policy in the Americas. Harvard University Press, 2014.

KDZ561.F58 2014

 

A comprehensive study of immigration in 22 countries from 1790 to 2010, this book looks at the connections between form of government and immigration policy, and challenges the notion that the establishment of democracy inevitably leads to the abolishment of institutional racism.

 


New Titles List

Biotechnology

Kshitij Kumar Singh. Biotechnology and intellectual property rights: legal and social implications. Springer, 2015.

K1519.B54S56 2015

Chinese Law

Daniel C.K. Chow. The legal system of the People's Republic of China in a nutshell. Third edition. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KNQ70.C498 2015

Commercial Law

Michael Tamvakis. Commodity trade and finance. Second edition. Informa Law, 2015.

HF1040.7.T36 2015

Copyright

Cultures of copyright. Dànielle Nicole DeVoss and Martine Courant Rife, eds. Peter Lang, 2015.

KF2996.C85 2015

Indian Law

Carrie E. Garrow and Sarah Deer. Tribal criminal law and procedure. Second edition. Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.

KF8210.C7G37 2015

International Law

Cedric Ryngaert. Jurisdiction in international law. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ4017.R96 2015

Legal Profession

Benjamin H. Barton. Glass half full: the decline and rebirth of the legal profession. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF315.B37 2015

Reinventing the practice of law: emerging models to enhance affordable legal services. Luz Herrera, ed. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF336.R45 2014

Legal Research

Tobin A. Sparling. Strategic legal research: finding the information you need efficiently and cost-effectively. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF240.S63 2014

Natural Resources Law

Jan G. Laitos and Sandra B. Zellmer. Natural resources law. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KF5505.L35 2015

Race and the Law

Kenneth R. Aslakson. Making race in the courtroom: the legal construction of three races in New Orleans. NYU Press, 2014. 

KFL411.5.A34A83 2014

Scientific Evidence

Michael J. Panella and Samuel D. Hodge. Jr. The forensic autopsy for lawyers. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF8802.P36 2013

Terrorism

Erik Luna and Wayne McCormack. Understanding the law of terrorism. Second edition. LexisNexis, 2015.

KF9430.M33 2015


New Government Documents List

 

A new era of U.S.-China relations? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 17, 2014.

KF27.F638 2014k

Examining data security at the United States Postal Service. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service and the Census of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 19, 2014.

KF27.O9428 2014g

Health insurance exchanges: an update from the administration. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 6, 2013.

KF26.F5 2013zc

Nigeria on the brink? 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 Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015

Protecting Americans from illegal bailouts and plan cancellations under the president's health care law. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 28, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014m

Saving for an uncertain future: how the ABLE Act can help people with disabilities and their families. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 23, 2014.

KF26.F5693 2014

Student loan servicing: the borrower's experience. 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 exploring borrowers' interactions with student loan servicers before and during repayment and whether and how the actions of student loan servicers may affect borrowers' ability to make timely payments, June 4, 2014.

KF26.B39434 2014f

The flood insurance claims process in communities after Sandy: lessons learned and potential improvements. 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, second session, on examining the National Flood Insurance Program's claim process in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, July 30, 2014.

KF26.B39452 2014a

The role of regulation in shaping equity market structure and electronic trading. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the influence of regulation on the growth of market structure, the systems and operation of market participants and the development of business practices related to high-frequency trading, electronic markets and automated trading, July 8, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014e

The role of trade and technology in 21st-century manufacturing. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 17, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014m

The Syrian humanitarian crisis: four years later and no end in sight. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015a

U.S. policy toward Sudan and South Sudan. 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, February 26, 2014.

KF27.F632 2014w