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New Titles List for the Week of October 4, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Douglas K. Moll, Robert A. Ragazzo. Closely held corporations. 2014 edition. LexisNexis, 2014.

KF1466.M66 2014

 

While publicly held companies like McDonald’s and Time Warner make the headlines, closely held corporations are actually far more numerous, and more likely to be encountered in the work of most lawyers. This single-volume treatise by Professors Moll and Ragazzo provides a comprehensive treatment of the law of closely held corporations, with an emphasis on issues unique to this corporate form.   

 

 

 

 

Wil Haygood. Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America. Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.

KF8745.M34H394 2015

 

This book tells the story of the five-day Senate hearing to confirm Thurgood Marshall’s nomination to the Supreme Court of the United States, where he would serve as the Court’s first African-American justice. Along the way, the author provides insight into Marshall’s life and the heated politics of the civil rights era. 

 


New Titles List

Contracts

Karen F. Botterud and Ruth A. Bahe-Jachne. Contract law: analyzing and drafting. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF801.C6135 2015

Corporate Finance

Jeffrey J. Haas. Corporate finance in a nutshell. Third edition. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KF1428.H33 2015

Criminal Law

Ellen S. Podgor, Peter J. Henning, and  Neil P. Cohen. Mastering criminal law. Second edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2015.

KF9219.P63 2015

Environmental Law and Policy

Climate change and human rights: an international and comparative law perspective. Ottavio Quirico and Mouloud Boumghar, eds. Routledge, 2016.

K3585.5.C553 2016

Federal Income Tax

Marvin A. Chirelstein and Lawrence A. Zelenak. Federal income taxation: a law student's guide to the leading cases and concepts. Thirteenth edition. Foundation Press, 2015.

KF6369.C43 2015

Federal Jurisdiction

Lumen N. Mulligan. Federal civil jurisdiction in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2015.

KF8858.M85 2015

Intellectual Property

Weston Anson. Right of publicity: analysis, valuation, and the law. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF1262.A96 2015

International Trade

Anastasios Gourgourinis. Equity and equitable principles in the World Trade Organization: addressing conflicts and overlaps between the WTO and other regimes. Routledge, 2016.

K4610.G68 2016

Law and Social Science

Larry D. Barnett. Explaining law: macrosociological theory and empirical evidence. Brill, 2015.

KF380.B35 2015

Legal Education

The new 1L: first-year lawyering with clients. Eduardo R. C. Capulong, Michael A. Millemann, Sara Rankin, and Nantiya Ruan, eds. Carolina Academic Press, 2015.

KF282.N49 2015

Legal Profession

Susan A. Berson. The lawyer's retirement planning guide. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF315.B47 2015

Annotated standards for imposing lawyer sanctions. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF308.A925 2015

Legal Research

Edward Herman & Theodora Belniak. Locating U.S. government information handbook. Third edition. William S. Hein & Co., 2015.

ZA5055.U6H47 2015

National Security

National security law & policy. John Norton Moore, Guy B. Roberts, and Robert F. Turner, eds. Third edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2015.

KF4850.N37 2015

The U.S. intelligence community law sourcebook: a compendium of national security related laws and policy documents. Andrew M. Borene, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF4850.A3 2015

Oil and Gas

Federal and Indian oil & gas agreement reporting. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2013.

KF1865.F434 2013

Trial Advocacy

Bruce W. Felmly. Preparing for trial: 60 days and counting. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF8915.F47 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Analyzing misconduct in federal law enforcement. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 15, 2015.

KF27.J8589 2015e

Bangladesh's fracture: political and religious extremism. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 30, 2015.

KF27.F638 2015f

Colombia: peace with the FARC? Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 24, 2015.

KF27.F6492 2015f

Constitutional considerations: state versus federal environmental policy implementation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 11, 2014.

KF27.E55273 2014d

Examining ICD-10 implementation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, one Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 11, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015

Flying under the radar: securing Washington, D.C., airspace. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 29, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015g

IRS: TIGTA update. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 26, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015f

Keeping up with a changing economy: indexing the minimum wage. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 14, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013

Legislative hearing on S. 659, the Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2015. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 17, 2015.

KF26.E648 2015a

Nexus issues: legislative hearing on H.R. 2315, the  Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015   H.R. 1643, the  Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2015   and H.R. 2584, the  Business Activity Tax Simplification Act of 2015. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015d

Nomination of Carolyn Watts Colvin. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the nomination of Carolyn Watts Colvin, to be Commissioner, Social Security Administration, July 31, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014x

Providing necessary flood protection to protect coastal communities. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 15, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

KF26.E685 2015

Sustainable housing finance: an update from the director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015

The challenge of college affordability: the student lens. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on examining college affordability, April 16, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013g

The fiscal costs of the president's executive actions on immigration. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and the Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 17, 2015.

KF27.O945 2015b

The fiscal year 2016 EPA budget. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 25, 2014.

KF27.E5524 2015

The FY 2016 budget request: assessing U.S. foreign assistance effectiveness. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 17, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015n

The needs of drinking water systems in rural and smaller communities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 27, 2015.

KF27.E55273 2015a

The Taxpayer Advocate annual report. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 15, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015b