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New Titles List for the Week of November 8, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Catherine J. Ross. Lessons in censorship: how schools and courts subvert students' First Amendment rights. Harvard University Press, 2015.

KF4155.5.R67 2015

 

This book examines a number of cases in which students have spoken out on controversial issues, including civil rights, war, abortion, and the Confederate flag. Ross argues that an overly restrictive approach to student speech on school grounds is undermining both education and democracy.

 

 

 

 

Merle H. Weiner. A parent-partner status for American family law. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KF540.W45 2015

 

Weiner argues that the traditional marriage-based framework of family law does not meet the needs of a society with high rates of divorce and nonmarital childbirth. Instead she proposes a partnership framework to establish parental obligations.  


New Titles List

Comparative Law

Courts and comparative law. Mads Andenas and Duncan Fairgrieve, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K559.C68 2015

Employment Law

Fred S. Steingold. The employer's legal handbook. 12th edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF3455.Z9S74 2015

Energy Law and Policy

Rick George with John Lawrence Reynolds. Sun rise: Suncor, the oil sands and the future of energy. HarperCollins, 2012.

HD9574.C34S95 2012

Entertainment Law

Hip hop and the law. Pamela Bridgewater; andré douglas pond cummings, and Donald F. Tibbs, eds. Carolina Academic Press, 2015.

KF389.H57 2015

Indian Law

David H. DeJong. American Indian treaties: a guide to ratified and unratified colonial, United States, state, foreign, and intertribal treaties and agreements, 1607-1911. The University of Utah Press, 2015.

KIE19.D45 2015

Intellectual Property

Catherine M. Manley. The trademark paradox: trademarks and their conflicting legal and commercial boundaries. Peter Lang, 2015.

K1555.M365 2015

International Law

Michael P. Scharf. Customary international law in times of fundamental change: recognizing Grotian moments. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

KZ1277.S33 2013

Julia Wojnowska-Radzinska. The right of an alien to be protected against arbitrary expulsion in international law. Brill Nijhoff, 2015.

K3277.W65 2015

Library Science

Law library plans for the print materials collection. Primary Research Group, Inc., 2015.

Z675.L2L396 2015

Mining and Mineral Law

Nuts and bolts of mineral title examination. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2015.

KF678.N54 2015

National Security

Roger Douglas. Law, liberty, and the pursuit of terrorism. The University of Michigan Press, 2014.

K5256.D68 2014

Trial Advocacy

Jim Wren and Jeremy Counseller. Texas trial procedure and evidence. Texas Lawyer, 2016.

KFT1779.W74 2016


New Government Documents List

 

21st century energy markets: how the changing dynamics of world energy markets impact our economy and energy security. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 3, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015a

21st century ideas for the 20th century Federal civil service. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 20, 2015.

KF26.H6365 2015b

21st century technology for 21st century cures. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology and the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 17, 2014.

KF27.E5522 2014e

A pathway to freedom: rescue and refuge for sex trafficking victims. 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, May 14, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015j

Advancing United States' interests at the United Nations. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 16, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015p

Assad's abhorrent chemical weapons attacks. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 17, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015m

Counterfeit drugs: fighting illegal supply chains. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 27, 2014.

KF27.E5546 2014i

EPA's proposed 111(d) rule for existing power plants and H.R. ____, the Ratepayer Protection Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 14, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015b

Examining public health legislation to help patients and local communities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015b

Examining the 340B drug pricing program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 24, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015a

Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2015. 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, on H.R. 1927, April 29, 2015.

KF27.J8566 2015c

H.R. ____, a bill to enhance federal and state enforcement of fraudulent patent demand letters. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 22, 2014.

KF27.E5514 2014d

Hearing on the nominations of Ann Dunkin to be Assistant Administrator, EPA Office of Environmental Information  Thomas Burke to be Assistant Administrator, EPA Office of Research and Development  and Jane Nishida to be Assistant Administrator, EPA Office of International and Tribal Affairs. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 11, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015e

Identifying critical factors for success in information technology acquisitions. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 8, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014p

Impacts of the proposed Waters of the United States rule on state and local governments and stakeholders. Field 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, April 6, 2015, Anchorage, AK.

KF26.E648 2015b

Improving sports safety: a multifaceted approach. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 13, 2014.

KF27.E5514 2014

Iran's enduring ballistic missile threat. 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 10, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015h

Nomination of Hon. Shaun L.S. Donovan. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session: nomination of Hon. Shaun L.S. Donovan to be Director, Office of Management and Budget, June 11, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014i

Nominations of Hon. James C. Miller, III, Stephen Crawford, D. Michael Bennett, and Victoria Reggie Kennedy to be Governors, U.S. Postal Service. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session: nominations of Hon. James C. Miller, III, Stephen Crawford, D. Michael Bennett, and Victoria Reggie Kennedy to be Governors, U.S. Postal Service, July 14, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014j

Nominations of Hon. Sarah Saldaña, Russell C. Deyo, and Hon. Mickey D. Barnett. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session: nominations of Hon. Sarah Saldaña, to be Assistant Secretary for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Russell C. Deyo, to be Under Secretary for Management, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and Hon. Mickey D. Barnett, to be a Governor, U.S. Postal Service, September 17, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014h

Nutrient trading and water quality. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 22, 2013.

KF26.E682 2013

Policing strategies for the 21st century. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 19, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015g

Preventing another MH370: setting international standards for airline flight tracking. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 25, 2015.

KF27.O949 2015a

Promoting U.S. commerce in the Middle East and North Africa. 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 22, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015i

Protecting consumer information: can data breaches be prevented? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 5, 2014.

KF27.E5514 2014c

Rapid DNA Act. 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, on H.R. 320, June 18, 2015.

KF27.J8589 2015d

Supporting children and families through investments in high-quality early education. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... February 6, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014b

Tax relief after a disaster: how individuals, small businesses, and communities recover. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 18, 2014.

KF26.F5693 2014a

The European Union's future. Hearing before Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 14, 2015.

KF27.F6422 2015d

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's role in Operation Choke Point. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 24, 2015.

KF27.B54428 2015a

The fiscal year 2016 budget request for the U.S. Department of Energy. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, Thursday, February 12, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015f

The FTC at 100: views from the academic experts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2014a

The future of housing in America: oversight of the Federal Housing Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.B5 2015b

The future of housing in America: oversight of the Federal Housing Administration. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.B5 2015b

The impacts of EPA's proposed carbon regulations on energy costs for American businesses, rural communities and families, and a legislative hearing on S. 1324. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 23, 2015.

KF26.E623 2015

The impacts of mountaintop removal coal mining on water quality in Appalachia. 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, June 25, 2009.

KF26.E682 2009b

The State Department's Counterterrorism Bureau. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, First session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.F6489 2015i

Tunisia's fragile democratic transition. 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 14, 2015.

KF27.F64826 2015j

Victims' Rights Amendment. 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, on H.J. Res. 45, May 1, 2015.

KF27.J8566 2015d

Wasteful spending in the federal government: an outside perspective. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 10, 2015.

KF26.H63232 2015