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New Titles List for the Week of April 17, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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A promising problem: the new Chicana/o history. Carlos Kevin Blanton, ed. University of Texas Press, 2016.

E184.M5P76 2016

 

The essays in this book approach Chicana/o history from a number of different perspectives, covering topics such as interracial relations, religious history, feminism, and geographic essentialism. Professor Olivas has contributed a chapter entitled “The Accidental Historian; or, How I Found My Groove in Legal History.”

 

 

 

 

U.S. Supreme Court opinions and their audiences. Ryan C. Black, Ryan J. Owens, Justin Wedeking, and Patrick C. Wohlfarth. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF8742.B574 2016

 

This book examines the ways in which U.S. Supreme Court justices tailor their written opinions to different audiences. The authors test whether the Court writes clearer opinions in cases involving ideologically hostile lower courts or poorly performing federal agencies, and in decisions that go against public opinion.


New Titles List

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative dispute resolution in state and local governments: analysis & case studies. Otto J. Hetzel & Steven Gonzales, eds. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF9084.A955 2015

Construction Law

Se Jeong Yi. Building law in Korea. Korea Legislation Research Institute, 2015.

KPA3067.Y5513 2015

Energy Law and Policy

Jong Cheon Kim. Energy law in Korea. Korea Legislation Research Institute, 2015.

KPA3431.K5613 2015

Health Law

Melissa A. Bailey. Occupational safety and health law handbook. Third edition. Bernan Press, 2016.

KF3570.O28 2016

International Criminal Law

Nerida Chazal. The International Criminal Court and global social control: international criminal justice in late modernity. Routledge, 2016.

KZ7312.C43 2016

Patent Law

Dylan O. Adams. Patents demystified: an insider's guide to protecting ideas and inventions. American Bar Association, 2015.

KF3114.A73 2015

Professional Responsibility

Kevin W. Dornan. Lessons learned: practical ethics for busy lawyers. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF306.D67 2016

Securities Regulation

Thomas Lee Hazen. Treatise on the law of securities regulation. Seventh edition. Thomson Reuters, 2016.

KF1439.H394 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Examination of the safety and security of drinking water supplies following the central West Virginia drinking water crisis. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 4, 2014.

KF26.E682 2014a

Examining the state of small depository institutions. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the current state of small depository institutions, in particular the state of community banks and small credit unions, September 16, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014o

Finding cooperative solutions to environmental concerns with the Conowingo Dam to improve the health of the Chesapeake Bay. Field hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 5, 2014 -- Conowingo, MD.

KF26.E682 2014

FSOC accountability: nonbank designations. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the transparency and accountability of the FSOC's systemically important financial institutions designation process for nonbank financial companies, March 25, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015k

Investigating contract misconduct at the National Weather Service. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 15, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015c

Nuclear reactor decommissioning: stakeholder views. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 14, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014i

Oversight of federal programs for equipping state and local law enforcement agencies. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 9, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014w

President Obama's 2015 trade policy agenda. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015d

Promoting broadband infrastructure investment. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 22, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015a

Solving the problem of polluted transportation infrastructure stormwater runoff. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 13, 2014.

KF26.E682 2014b

The Energy Information Administration's annual energy outlook for 2015. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 16, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015g