New Titles List for the Week of June 21, 2015


These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.


Previous editions of the New Titles List may be found in the archive.


If you would like your name removed from this distribution list, please send a message to

Mon Yin Lung

List of Subjects

Featured Resource List



Richard M. Alderman. Texas consumer law: cases and materials. Sixteenth edition. Imprimatur Press, 2015.

KFT1430.A938 2015


Professor Alderman’s book provides a thorough introduction to consumer law in Texas, with an emphasis on the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act, or DTPA. In addition to cases and analysis, the book includes a substantial statutory appendix. All materials have been updated for the 2014-2015 edition.





Abraham Drassinower. What's wrong with copying? Harvard University Press, 2015.

K1447.15.D73 2015


This book proposes a new theory of copyright that moves away from the traditional focus on economic value and instead considers copyright protections in the context of a dialogue between the author and the public.

New Titles List


Jörg Reinbothe and Silke von Lewinski. The WIPO treaties on copyright: a commentary on the WCT, the WPPT, and the BTAP. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K1418 2015

Environmental Law and Policy

The Aarhus Convention: a guide for UK lawyers. Charles Banner, ed. Hart Publishing, 2015.

K3585.A37 2015

Immigration Law

Angie Junck, Alison Kamhi, and Rachel Prandini. Special immigrant juvenile status and other immigration options for children and youth. Fourth edition. Immigrant Legal Resource Center, 2015.

KF4819.J86 2015

International Criminal Law

Global report on trafficking in persons, 2014. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, issuing body. United Nations, 2014.

HQ281.G554 2014

Law and Politics

Paul Nolette. Federalism on trial: state attorneys general and national policymaking in contemporary America. University Press of Kansas, 2015.

KF4600.N65 2015

Maritime Law

The Oxford handbook of the law of the sea. Donald R. Rothwell, Alex G. Oude Elferink, Karen N. Scott, and Tim Stephens, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZA1145.O94 2015

National Security

The long decade: how 9/11 changed the law. David Jenkins, Amanda Jacobsen, Anders Henriksen, eds. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KZ6795.T47L66 2014

Professional Responsibility

ABA compendium of professional responsibility rules and standards. 2015 edition. Center for Professional Responsibility, issuing body. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF305.A213 2015

Trusts and Wills

Alexander A. Bove, Jr. Trust protectors: a practice manual with forms. Juris, 2014.

KF730.B68 2014

Denis Clifford. Make your own living trust. Twelfth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF734.C58 2015

New Government Documents List


Building economically resilient communities: local and regional approaches. 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 ... July 22, 2014.

KF26.B39452 2014c

Examining recent Supreme Court cases in the patent arena. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF27.J85694 2015

Expanding ESL, civics, and citizenship education in your community: a start-up guide. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, issuing body. U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2015.

LC1091.E97 2015

The annual report of the Financial Stability Oversight Council. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 24, 2014.

KF27.B5 2014i