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New Titles List for the Week of December 13, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

O'Connor's business & commerce code plus. 2015-2016 edition. Richard F. Dole, Gregory S.C. Huffman, Robert C. Rice, and Richard A. Tulli. Jones McClure, 2015.

KFT1352.A33O26 2016

 

Cowritten by Professor Dole, this book contains an annotated version of the Texas Business and Commerce Code, which includes the Deceptive Trade Practices Act, the Uniform Commercial Code, and the Uniform Fraudulent Transfers Act.

 

 

 

 

Commercial applications of company law in New Zealand. Fifth edition. Gordon Walker, Alma Pekmezovic, Pamela Hanrahan, Ian Ramsay, and Geof Stapledon. CCH, 2015.

KUQ956.C65 2015

 

This book was cowritten by visiting lecturer Gordon Walker, and focuses on legal issues faced by companies doing business in New Zealand. Topics covered include company structure, management, reporting, and the Financial Markets Authority. 

 

 


New Titles List

Antitrust Law

Herbert Hovenkamp. Federal antitrust policy: the law of competition and its practice. Fifth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF1649.H67 2016

Richard S. Markovits. Economics and the interpretation and application of U.S. and E.U. antitrust law. Springer, 2014.

K3850.M3725 2014

Aviation Law

Unmanned aircraft in the national airspace: critical issues, technology, and the law. Donna A. Dulo, ed. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF2406.U56 2015

Business Organizations

Bruce F. Dravis. The role of independent directors in corporate governance. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF1423.D734 2015

Fred S. Steingold. Legal guide for starting & running a small business. 14th edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF1659.S745 2015

Fred S. Steingold. The complete guide to buying a business. Fourth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF1355.S74 2015

Computer Law

Emily B. Laidlaw. Regulating speech in cyberspace: gatekeepers, human rights and corporate responsibility. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

K4305.L35 2015

Conflict of Laws

Patrick J. Borchers. Conflicts in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF412.S5 2016

Constitutional Law

Kent Greenawalt. Interpreting the Constitution. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF4550.G737 2015

Cass R. Sunstein. Constitutional personae. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF4550.S833 2015

Consumer Law

Consumer credit regulation: credit cards, payday loans, auto finance, and other non-mortgage credit. Second edition. Carolyn L. Carter, Elizabeth Renuart, Andrew G. Pizor, and Jonathan Sheldon. National Consumer Law Center, 2015.

KF1040.C37 2015

Contracts

Stephen L. Sepinuck and John F. Hilson. Transactional skills: how to document a deal. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF250.S47 2015

Death Penalty

Mary Welek Atwell. An American dilemma: international law, capital punishment, and federalism Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

KF9227.C2A98 2015

Melynda J. Price. At the cross: race, religion, and citizenship in the politics of the death penalty. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF9227.C2P75 2015

Election Law

Donathan L. Brown and Michael L. Clemons. Voting rights under fire: the continuing struggle for people of color. Praeger, 2015.

KF4893.B76 2015

Employment Law

Marcia P. Miceli, Janet P. Near, and Terry Morehead Dworkin. Whistle-blowing in organizations. Routledge, 2008.

HD60.M54 2008

Energy Law and Policy

Danae Azaria. Treaties on transit of energy via pipelines and countermeasures. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K4083.A93 2015

Environmental Law and Policy

Austin Williams. The enemies of progress: the dangers of sustainability. Imprint Academic, 2008.

HD82.W536 2008

European Union Law

The Oxford handbook of European Union law. Anthony Arnull and Damian Chalmers, eds.

KJE947.O94 2015

Family Law

Katherine E. Stoner. Divorce without court: a guide to mediation & collaborative divorce. Fourth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF535.Z9S76 2015

Contractualisation of family law: global perspectives. Frederik Swennen, ed. Springer, 2015.

K670.A6C66 2015

Gun Law

Jennifer Carlson. Citizen-protectors: the everyday politics of guns in an age of decline. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF3941.C37 2015

Robert J. Spitzer. Guns across America: reconciling gun rules and rights. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF3941.S65 2015

Health Law

What is ... ADR in healthcare disputes? Viggo Boserup, Brian Parmelee, Jerry Roscoe, Janice Symchych, Wayne Thorpe, and Cathy Yanni. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF9084.B67 2015

James G. Hodge, Jr. Public health law in a nutshell. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF3775.H63 2016

Immigration Law

Mary Bosworth. Inside immigration detention. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KD4142.B67 2014

Intellectual Property

Bethany Klein, Giles Moss, and Lee Edwards. Understanding copyright: intellectual property in the digital age. SAGE, 2015.

K1485.K54 2015

Kal Raustiala and Christopher Sprigman. The knockoff economy: how imitation sparks innovation. Oxford University Press, 2012.

KF3080.R38 2012

John R. Thomas. Pharmaceutical patent law. Third edition. Bloomberg BNA, 2015.

KF3133.D78T46 2015

International Law

Alessandro Chechi. The settlement of international cultural heritage disputes. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K3791.C44 2014

Jennifer L. Erickson. Dangerous trade: arms exports, human rights, and international reputation. Columbia University Press, 2015.

K3924.M8E75 2015

Landlord and Tenant

Janet Portman and Marcia Stewart. Every tenant's legal guide. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF590.Z9P67 2015

Law and Economics

Cass R. Sunstein. Choosing not to choose: understanding the value of choice. Oxford University Press, 2015.

BF611.S87 2015

Law and Language

Greig Henderson. Creating legal worlds: story and style in a culture of argument. University of Toronto Press, 2015.

K213.H46 2015

Law and Politics

Michael J. Trebilcock. Dealing with losers: the political economy of policy transitions. Oxford University Press, 2014.

H97.T737 2014

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Manual on usage & style. 13th edition. Texas Law Review Association, 2015.

KF245.T48 2015

Legal History

Blackstone and his Commentaries: biography, law, history. Wilfrid Prest, ed. Hart Publishing, 2014.

KD621.B58B57 2014

Maritime Law

Laura Carballo Piñeiro. International maritime labour law. Springer, 2015.

K1196.C37 2015

Market Regulation

The Oxford handbook of financial regulation. Niamh Moloney, Eilís Ferran, and Jennifer Payne, eds. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K1066.O946 2015

Mining and Mineral Law

Mining agreements: contracting for goods and services. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2015.

K3904.A6M56 2015

National Security

Charlie Savage. Power wars: inside Obama's post-9/11 presidency. Little, Brown and Company, 2015.

E907.S3674 2015

Comparative counter-terrorism law. Kent Roach, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KZ7220.C64 2015

Nonprofit Organizations

Anthony Mancuso. How to form a nonprofit corporation: a step-by-step guide to forming a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in any state. 12th edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF1388.M36 2015

Lisa A. Runquist. The ABCs of nonprofits. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF1388.Z9R86 2015

Tax Law

Twila Slesnick and John C. Suttle. IRAs, 401(k)s & other retirement plans: strategies for taking your money out. 12th edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF3510.Z9S55 2015

Torts

Joseph L. Matthews. How to win your personal injury claim. Ninth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF1257.M38 2015

Trusts and Wills

Kevin Urbatsch and Michele Fuller. Special needs trusts: protect your child's financial future. Sixth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF480.E435 2015

Kenneth Vercammen. Wills and estate administration. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF750.V47 2015


New Government Documents List

 

2014: seeking PPACA answers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 16, 2014.

KF27.E5546 2014m

A survey of global terrorism and terrorist financing. Hearing before the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 22, 2015.

KF27.B554 2015

Cleaning up and restoring communities for economic revitalization. Hearing before the  Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health, of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 24, 2013.

KF26.E6773 2013

Combating the opioid abuse epidemic: professional and academic perspectives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015a

Examining FDA's role in the regulation of genetically modified food ingredients. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 10, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014t

Federal efforts on mental health: why greater HHS leadership is needed. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 11, 2015.

KF27.E5546 2015b

H.R. ______, the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015. 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, April 14, 2015.

KF27.E55273 2015b

Hearing for Secretary of Labor-designate Thomas E. Perez. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on nomination of Thomas E. Perez to be Secretary of Labor, April 18, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013i

Human rights abuses by Vietnamese authorities. 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, June 17, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015k

Medicare post-acute care delivery and options to improve it. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 16, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015c

Nomination of Anne E. Rung. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session : nomination of Anne E. Rung to be Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget, July 24, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014q

Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs. 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, July 15, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015i

Ongoing oversight: monitoring the activities of the Justice Department's Civil, Tax, and Environment and Natural Resources Divisions and the U.S. Trustee Program. 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 19, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015h

Oversight hearing on implementation of MAP-21's TIFIA program enhancements. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 24, 2013.

KF26.E6 2013g

Oversight hearing: the President's fiscal year 2016 budget request for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 15, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015m

Oversight of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 1, 2015.

KF27.B514 2015a

Preserving consumer choice and financial independence. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 18, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015c

President's budget for fiscal year 2016. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 5, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015

Promoting college access and success for students with disabilities. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... February 27, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014e

State of property rights in America ten years after Kelo v. City of New London. 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, July 9, 2015.

KF27.J8566 2015f

Strengthening public health protections by addressing toxic chemical threats. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 31, 2013.

KF26.E6 2013h

The Dodd-Frank Act and regulatory overreach. 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, May 13, 2015.

KF27.B54428 2015b

The future of housing in America: increasing private sector participation in affordable housing. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 16, 2015.

KF27.B54674 2015

The GM ignition switch recall: why did it take so long? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 1, 2014.

KF27.E5546 2014j

The semi-annual report of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 3, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015e

Threats to press freedom in the Americas. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 29, 2015.

KF27.F6492 2015h

United States Department of Homeland Security. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 14, 2015.

KF27.J8 2015h