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New Titles List for the Week of August 30, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Copyright law: 2015 cumulative supplement. Craig Joyce, Marshall Leaffer, Peter Jaszi, Tyler Ochoa, and Michael Carroll. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF2993.J69 2013 Suppl. 2015

 

This book supplements the ninth edition of Copyright Law (cowritten by Professor Joyce) with a variety of helpful materials including legislative histories, texts of international treaties, and updated text and case law reflecting the latest developments in the field.

 

 

 

 

Wadie E. Said. Crimes of terror: the legal and political implications of federal terrorism prosecutions. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ7220.S235 2015

 

The author examines the U.S. government’s terrorism prosecutions in the period after September 11, 2001, and argues that the methods used in these cases have had a distorting effect on ordinary criminal law and procedure.

 

 


New Titles List

Constitutional Law

The Oxford handbook of the U.S. Constitution. Mark Tushnet, Mark A. Graber, and Sanford Levinson, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF4548.5.O973 2015

Reconsidering the Insular Cases: the past and future of the American empire. Gerald L. Neuman and Tomiko Brown-Nagin, eds. Harvard Law School, 2015.

KF4635.A75R43 2015

Criminal Justice

ABA standards for criminal justice: prosecutorial investigations. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF9640.A937 2014

Family Law

Marie Fahnert and Mélyse Mpiranya. Child-custody jurisdiction: the UCCJEA & PKPA. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF418.C78F34 2015

International Law

T. Markus Funk. Victims' rights and advocacy at the International Criminal Court. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ7495.F858 2015

Richard K. Gardiner. Treaty interpretation. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ1304.G37 2015

Lauri Mälksoo. Russian approaches to international law. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KLB2325.M35 2015

Law and Technology

Stephanie L. Kimbro. Virtual law practice: how to deliver legal services online. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF320.A9K56 2015

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

E. Scott Fruehwald. Legal writing exercises: a practical guide to clear and persuasive writing for lawyers. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF250.F78 2014

Maritime Law

Thomas Cottier. Equitable principles of maritime boundary delimitation: the quest for distributive justice in international law. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KZA1450.C68 2015

Trial Advocacy

From the trenches: strategies and tips from 21 of the nation's top trial lawyers. John S. Worden, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF8915.F76 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Bakken petroleum: the substance of energy independence. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 9, 2014.

KF27.S3935 2014b

Chesapeake Bay restoration: status report and recommendations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 20, 2009, Annapolis, MD.

KF26.E682 2009a

EPA's carbon plan: failure by design. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 30, 2014.

KF27.S39 2014g

Examining the Justice Department's response to the IRS 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 17, 2014.

KF27.O9423 2014i

Exploring our solar system: the ASTEROIDS Act as a key step. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 10, 2014.

KF27.S3995 2014b

Hearing on the nominations of Michelle DePass, Cynthia Giles, and Mathy Stanislaus to be assistant administrators at EPA. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 28, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009h

NASA security: assessing the agency's efforts to protect sensitive information. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Space & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 20, 2014.

KF27.S3995 2014c

New routes for funding and financing highways and transit. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 6, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014o

Oversight of the Economic Development Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 21, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009g

Progress and challenges in the western Balkans. Hearing before Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 29, 2015.

KF27.F6422 2015a

Rebuilding the Chemical Safety Board: finding a solution to the CSB's governance and management challenges. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 4, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015b

Reforming America's outdated energy tax code. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 17, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014t

Regulation of greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 23, 2008.

KF26.E6 2008x

The administration's climate plan: failure by design. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 17, 2014.

KF27.S39 2014h

The future of nuclear energy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 11, 2014.

KF27.S3935 2014a

The President's new Cuba policy and U.S. national security. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 26, 2015.

KF27.F6492 2015b

Tobacco: taxes owed, avoided, and evaded. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 29, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014u

Ukraine under siege. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 4, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015e

Wrecking the Internet to save it? The FCC's net neutrality rule. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 25, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015c

Yemen under attack by Iranian-backed Houthis. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 14, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015d