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New Titles List for the Week of May 15, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Energy, economics, and the environment: cases and materials. Fourth edition. Joel B. Eisen, Emily Hammond, Jim Rossi, David B. Spence, Jacqueline L. Weaver, and Hannah J. Wiseman. Foundation Press, 2015.

KF2120.A7B67 2015

 

Cowritten by Professor Weaver, this casebook provides comprehensive coverage of energy law and can be adapted to a variety of courses, including those on renewable energy, oil and gas, electricity regulation, and environmental law. 

 

 

 

 

Orde F. Kittrie. Lawfare: law as a weapon of war. Oxford University Press, 2016.

K967.K58 2016

 

This book examines the use of legal action as a substitute for armed force, a practice also known as “lawfare.” Topics covered include the use of financial lawfare against Iran, China’s adoption of a lawfare strategy, and lawfare on both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

 

 

 


New Titles List

Comparative Law

Jedidiah J. Kroncke. The futility of law and development: China and the dangers of exporting American law. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KNQ469.K76 2016

Environmental Law and Policy

Don Philpott. Critical government documents on the environment. Bernan Press, 2015.

KF3775.P45 2015

The law and policy of environmental federalism: a comparative analysis. Kalyani Robbins, ed. Edward Elgar, 2015.

KF3775.A75L379 2015

Health Law

Don Philpott. Critical government documents on health care. Bernan Press, 2015.

RA395.A3P45 2015

Information Privacy Law

Neil Richards. Intellectual privacy: rethinking civil liberties in the digital age. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K3263.R53 2015

International Law

Rajan Menon. The conceit of humanitarian intervention. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KZ6368.M46 2016

Legal Research

Mark K. Osbeck. Impeccable research: a concise guide to mastering legal research skills. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF240.O82 2016


New Government Documents List

 

21st century cures: examining ways to combat antibiotic resistance and foster new drug development. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 19, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014x

A review of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's licensing process. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 29, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2015d

Cybersecurity: enhancing coordination to protect the financial sector. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the coordination and information sharing between the financial services industry and the Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Treasury Department, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council, federal regulatory agencies, and law enforcement  in identifying, monitoring, and responding to cyberthreats, December 10, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014r

D.C. Metro: update. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets and the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 21, 2015.

KF27.O949 2015c

Examining the use of agency regulatory guidance. 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, September 23, 2015.

KF26.H6365 2015f

GSA Army fee assistance. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 10, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015t

Human trafficking investigation. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 19, 2015.

KF26.H634 2015a

Legislative proposals to modernize business development companies and expand investment opportunities. 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, June 16, 2015.

KF27.B514 2015c

Lifting the crude oil export ban. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the possibility of lifting the crude oil export ban, July 28, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015j

Protecting consumers: financial data security in the age of computer hackers. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, May 14, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015g

Quadrennial Energy Review and related discussion drafts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015k

Status of toll interoperability. 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, September 30, 2015.

KF27.O949 2015d

Tax complexity, compliance, and administration: the merits of simplification in tax reform. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, March 10, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015g

Telehealth to digital medicine: how 21st century technology can benefit patients. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 1, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014w

The future of U.S.-Pakistan relations. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 16, 2015.

KF27.F6 2015ze

The future of U.S.-Zimbabwe relations. 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 3, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015u

The intelligence community: keeping watch over its contractor workforce. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 18, 2014.

KF26.H63 2014x

The science and ethics of genetically engineered human DNA. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research & Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 16, 2015.

KF27S.3985 2015d

Threats to native wildlife species. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife and the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 8, 2009.

KF26.E682 2009c

Turkey: political trends in 2016. Hearing before Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 3, 2016.

KF27.F6422 2016