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New Titles List for the Week of October 18, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Non-state actors in international law. Math Noortmann, August Reinisch and Cedric Ryngaert, eds. Hart Publishing, 2015.

KZ3925.N662 2015

 

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the role of non-state actors in the international legal system, particularly with regard to such issues as humanitarian law, human rights, and the use of force. Professor Paust has contributed a chapter on armed opposition groups.

 

 

 

 

David Koepsell. Who owns you? Science, innovation, and the gene patent wars. Second edition. John Wiley & Sons, 2015.

K1519.B54K64 2015

 

Koepsell addresses the philosophical and legal questions raised by the patenting of human genes. The second edition has been updated to reflect the latest developments in this rapidly changing field.

 

 


New Titles List

African Law

Combating corruption: legal approaches to supporting good governance and integrity in Africa. Edward Elgar, 2014.

KQC982.C65H38 2014

Election Law

Michael A. Smith, Kevin Anderson, and Chapman Rackaway. State voting laws in America: historical statutes and their implications. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

KF4886.S65 2015

Hispanic Americans

The Oxford encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in contemporary politics, law, and social movements. Suzanne Oboler, Deena J. Gonzáles, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

E184.S75O969 2015

Intellectual Property

Molly Torsen Stech. Artists' rights: a guide to copyright, moral rights and other legal issues in the visual art sphere. Institute of Art and Law, 2015.

K1460.S74 2015

Law and Economics

Satish Kumar Jain. Economic analysis of liability rules. Springer, 2015.

K923.J35 2015

Law and Politics

Philip A. Wallach. To the edge: legality, legitimacy, and the responses to the 2008 financial crisis. Brookings Institution Press, 2015.

KF974.W35 2015

Patent Law

Robert L Harmon, Cynthia A. Homan, Laura A. Lydigsen, and Charles M. McMahon. Patents and the Federal Circuit. Twelfth edition. Bloomberg, 2015.

KF3114.H347 2015

Race and the Law

Andre L. Smith. Tax law and racial economic justice: Black tax. Lexington Books, 2015.

KF6289.85.S65 2015


New Government Documents List

 

21st century cures: examining barriers to ongoing evidence development and communication. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 22, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014p

Ensuring government transparency through FOIA reform. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 27, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015

Examining mental health: treatment options and trends. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining mental health, focusing on treatment options and trends, February 25, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014c

Examining the Department of Energy's excess uranium management plan. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 22, 2015.

KF27.O9446 2015

First Amendment protections on public college and university campuses. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.J8566 2015e

Frank R. Wolf International Religious Freedom Act of 2015 and calling for the release of Ukrainian fighter pilot Nadiya Savchenko. Markup 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 Fourteenth Congress, first session on H.R. 1150 and H. Res. 50, April 15, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015h

From health care enrollment to tax filing: a PPACA update. Hearing before 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, February 26, 2015.

KF27.O9435 2015

Negotiations with Iran: blocking or paving Tehran's path to nuclear weapons? Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 19, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015j

Nomination of Earl L. Gay. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session: nomination of Earl L. Gay to be Deputy Director, Office of Personnel Management, November 18, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014g

Oversight hearing on the EPA's cleanup of Superfund site in Libby, Montana. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 25, 2008.

KF26.E6 2008t

Policies to spur innovative medical breakthroughs from laboratories to patients. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 17, 2014.

KF27.S3985 2014g

Review of the results of two audits of the National Ecological Observatory Network. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 3, 2014.

KF27.S39 2014i

Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews through Equal Rules 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, on H.R. 2745, June 16, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015f

Technology needed to secure America's border. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 31, 2014.

KF27.S3985 2014f

The future of the Children's Health Insurance Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 3, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014r

The importance of MAP-21 reauthorization: perspectives from owners, operators, and users of the system. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 25, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015g

The Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act: State Department's non-compliance. 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, June 17, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015g

Transportation security: are our airports safe? Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 13, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015h

U.S. Secret Service: identifying steps to restore the protective agency. Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015

Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2015 and condemning the April 2015 terrorist attack at the Garissa University College in Garissa, Kenya, and reaffirming the United States support for the people and government of Kenya, and for other purposes. Markup 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 on H.R. 2140 and H. Res. 213, May 14, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015g