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New Titles List for the Week of April 10, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Sara Bannerman. International copyright and access to knowledge. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

K1420.5.B36 2016

 

This book provides a clear and accessible introduction to the principles of access to knowledge, placing them in the context of international copyright law. The author also examines the roles of developing countries, indigenous peoples, and nongovernmental organizations in the copyright system. 

 

 

 

 

Shale gas and the future of energy: law and policy for sustainability. John C. Dernbach and James R. May, eds. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K3915.S53 2016

 

The essays in this book address the development of shale gas as an energy source, with a special focus on the transition to sustainability. Topics covered include public health, the environment, government regulation, community impacts, and access to justice.

 


New Titles List

Bankruptcy

Making failure feasible: how bankruptcy reform can end too big to fail. Kenneth E. Scott, Thomas H. Jackson, and John B. Taylor, eds. Hoover Institution Press, 2015.

KF1535.F56M35 2015

Entertainment Law

Richard Stim. Music law: how to run your band's business. Eighth edition. Nolo, 2015.

KF390.E57S87 2015

Immigration Law

Brad K. Blitz. Migration and freedom: mobility, citizenship and exclusion. Edward Elgar, 2014.

KJC5171.B55 2014

Law and Economics

Jim Leitzel. Concepts in law and economics: a guide for the curious. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K487.E3L45 2015

Law and Religion

Owen Anderson. The Declaration of Independence and God: self-evident truths in American law. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KF358.A53 2015

Law and Technology

Theodore M. Hagelin. Technology innovation law and practice: cases and materials. LexisNexis, 2011.

KF3145.H34 2011

Legal Education

First year outlines. 2014-2015 edition. BARBRI Inc., 2014.

KF388.F53 2014

Upper level course materials. Kaplan Bar Review, 2014.

KF303.K376 2014

Maritime Law

Donald R. Rothwell and Tim Stephens. The international law of the sea. Second edition. Hart Publishing, 2016.

KZA1145.R68 2016

UN Convention on the Law of the Sea and the South China Sea. Shicun Wu, Mark Valencia, and Nong Hong, eds. Ashgate, 2015.

KZA1120.3.U5 2015

Patent Law

Patents after the AIA: evolving law and practice. Alan J. Kasper, Brad D. Pedersen, Ann M. Mueting, Gregory D. Allen, and Brian R. Stanton. Bloomberg BNA, 2016.

KF3101.62011.K37 2016

Trial Advocacy

Steven H. Goldberg and Tracy Walters McCormack. The first trial: Where do I sit? What do I say? in a nutshell. Third edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF8915.Z9G59 2016

White Collar Crime

The Oxford handbook of white-collar crime. Shanna R. Van Slyke, Michael L. Benson, and Francis T. Cullen, eds. Oxford Unversity Press, 2016.

HV6768.O94 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Examining the administration's approval of Medicaid demonstration projects. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 24, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015e

Federal Reserve accountability and reform. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the accountability of the Federal Reserve System to Congress and the American public, March 3, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015d

Financial products for students: issues and challenges. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining issues related to financial institutions and postsecondary education, including private student loans, student loan servicing, student loan debt collection, and refund balance cards, July 31, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014m

Healthy competition? An examination of the proposed health insurance mergers and the consequent impact on competition. 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, September 29, 2015.

KF27.J874 2015k

Hearing on the nominations of Janet G. McCabe to be Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Ann E. Dunkin to be Assistant Administrator for Environmental Information of the EPA, and Manuel H. Ehrlich, Jr., to be a member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 8, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014g

International data flows: promoting digital trade in the 21st century. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.J85694 2015e

Is NSF properly managing its rotating staff? Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight & Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 25, 2015.

KF27.S3982 2015b

MAP-21 reauthorization: state and local perspectives on transportation priorities and funding. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 27, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014h

MAP-21 reauthorization: the economic importance of maintaining federal investment in our transportation infrastructure. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 12, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014f

Perspectives on the Export-Import Bank of the United States. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining and evaluating Ex-Im Bank financing and the bank's role in creating or supporting U.S. jobs, June 2, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015c

Preparedness and response to public health threats: how ready are we? Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 19, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014v

President's fiscal year 2016 health care proposals. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 4, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015c

S. 1694, to amend Public Law 103-434 to authorize phase III of the Yakima River Basin Water Enhancement Project for the purposes of improving water management in the Yakima River Basin, and for other purposes. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on S. 1694 ... Tuesday, July 7, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015j

Surface transportation reauthorization: building on the successes of MAP-21 to deliver safe, efficient, and effective public transportation services and projects. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the reauthorization of Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21 P.L. 112-141), the surface transportation authorization bill.

KF26.B39 2015b

The President's fiscal year 2016 budget request for the Fish and Wildlife Service and legislative hearing on endangered species bills. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 6, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015q

Wall Street reform: assessing and enhancing the financial regulatory system. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the progress financial regulatory agencies are making toward completing rules that implement the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, September 9, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014q