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New Titles List for the Week of October 25, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

The clinic and the court: law, medicine and anthropology. Ian Harper, Tobias Kelly, and Akshay Khanna, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

K3601.C55 2015

 

The essays in this book examine the fields of law and medicine using anthropological methods, with a focus on the recognition of harm and allocation of remedies. Topics include quarantine, end-of-life issues, and the assessment of suffering in British asylum claims. 

 

 

 

 

Mary Arden. Human rights and European law: building new legal orders. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KJC5132.A97 2015

 

Arden examines national and transnational protections for human rights provided under the laws of the European Union, the European Convention on Human Rights, and a number of European countries. The balancing of competing interests in human rights law is also discussed.

 


New Titles List

Business Organizations

Aaron A. Dhir. Challenging boardroom homogeneity: corporate law, governance, and diversity. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

K1315.D45 2015

Education Law

James C. Hanks. School bullying: how long is the arm of the law? Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF4159.H36 2015

Internet Law

Lee A. Bygrave. Internet governance by contract. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K564.C6B94 2015

Legal Profession

James D. Cotterman. Compensation plans for law firms. Sixth edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF315.Z9C66 2015

Kerry M. Lavelle. The business guide to law: creating and operating a successful law firm. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF315.L365 2015

Marcia Pennington Shannon and Susan G. Manch. How to capture and keep clients: marketing strategies for lawyers. Second edition. Jennifer J. Rose, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF316.5.H69 2015

Marcia Pennington Shannon and Susan G. Manch. Recruiting lawyers: how to hire the best talent. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF297.S43 2015

Mining and Mineral Law

Daniel M. Franks. Mountain movers: mining, sustainability and the agents of change. Routlege, 2015.

TN146.F77 2015

Tax Law

Effectively representing your client before the IRS: a practical manual for the tax practitioner with sample correspondence and forms. Sixth edition. Keith Fogg, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF6320.E38 2015

War Crimes

Michael J. Shapiro. War crimes, atrocity, and justice. Polity Press, 2015.

JC578.S43 2015


New Government Documents List

 

A new, open marketplace: the effect of guaranteed issue and new rating rules. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 11, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013h

Department of Energy oversight: status of loan programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 30, 2014.

KF27.E5546 2014g

EPA mismanagement. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 30, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015i

Federal workforce tax accountability. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 18, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015a

FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2015: survivors of Human Trafficking Empowerment Act  United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015  Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act  Global Food Security Act of 2015  calling for the release of Ukrainian Fighter Pilot Nadiya Savchenko  and encouraging reunions of divided Korean American families. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on H.R. 237,  H.R. 500, H.R. 907, H.R. 1493, H.R. 1567, H. Res. 50 and H.Con. Res. 40, April 23, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015q

Impacts of expected Highway Trust Fund insolvency. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 25, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009p

Monetary policy and the state of the economy. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 25, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015a

Need to invest federal funding to relieve traffic congestion and improve our roads and bridges at the state and local level. 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, June 1, 2015, Baton Rouge, LA.

KF26.E685 2015a

Nomination hearing for Kristen Kulinowski to be a Member of the Chemical Safety Board and Greg Nadeau to be Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 15, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015d

Nominations of Christopher P. Lu for Deputy Secretary of Labor and Portia Y. Wu for Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment and Training. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on nominations of Christopher P. Lu, to be Deputy Secretary and Portia Y. Wu, to be Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment and Training, February 11, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014d

Oversight hearing on implementation of Corps of Engineers water resources policies. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 7, 2013.

KF26.E6 2013b

Oversight hearing: the President's fiscal year 2016 budget request for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 4, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015f

Oversight of the antitrust enforcement agencies. 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, May 15, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015e

Oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency's final rule to regulate disposal of coal combustion residuals from electric utilities. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 17, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015i

Regional impacts of EPA carbon regulations: the case of West Virginia. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 23, 2015, Beckley, WV.

KF26.E6 2015h

Reviewing the administration's FY 2016 budget request for Europe and Eurasia. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 16, 2015.

KF27.F6422 2015c

The continuing threat of neglected tropical diseases. 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, April 15, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015e

The global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act. 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, April 29, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015f

The Gulf Cooperation Council Camp David Summit: any results? 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, July 9, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015k

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 14, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015f