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New Titles List for the Week of June 5, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Jeffrey Rosen. Louis D. Brandeis: American prophet. Yale University Press, 2016.

KF8745.B67R67 2016

 

This new biography was published to coincide with the hundredth anniversary of the confirmation of Justice Brandeis to the Supreme Court. Rosen argues that Brandeis was a Jeffersonian political philosopher whose judicial opinions and other writings contain profound insights on privacy, freedom of speech, and the nature of federal power. 

 

 

 

 

 

David Miller. Strangers in our midst: the political philosophy of immigration. Harvard University Press, 2016.

KF4819.M56 2016

 

This book examines the political questions associated with immigration in a democratic state, and attempts to balance the concerns of citizens with the rights of those who move to a new country in search of a better life.

 

 


New Titles List

Energy Law and Policy

Power play: energy and manufacturing in North America. Roberto Cardarelli and Lusine Lusinyan, eds. International Monetary Fund, 2016.

HD9727.N77P68 2016

Information Privacy Law

Samuel Rosenthal. Cybersecurity litigation: consumer data protection and privacy. Bloomberg BNA, 2015.

KF1263.C65R67 2015

Intellectual Property

Edward Lee Lamoureux, Steven L. Baron, and Claire Stewart. Intellectual property law and interactive media: free for a fee. Second edition. Peter Lang, 2015.

KF3030.1.I578 2015

Jury Practice

Dennis Hale. The jury in America: triumph and decline. University Press of Kansas, 2016.

KF8972.H2618 2016

Law General Reading

Imperialism, art and restitution. John Henry Merryman, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2006.

K3788.I47 2006

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Larry L. Teply. Legal citation in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF245.T47 2016

Legal History

Andrew Porwancher. John Henry Wigmore and the rules of evidence: the hidden origins of modern law. University of Missouri Press, 2016.

KF373.W44P67 2016

Oil and Gas

Texas pattern jury charges: oil & gas. Prepared by the Committee on Pattern Jury Charges. State Bar of Texas, 2016.

KFT1742.6.A65O45 2016

Secured Financing

Forms under Article 9 of the UCC. Second edition. Uniform Commercial Code Committee. American Bar Association, 2009.

KF1048.5.F67 2009

Torts

Arthur Ripstein. Private wrongs. Harvard University Press, 2016.

K923.R57 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Calling on the government of Iran to fulfill their promises of assistance in this case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States hostage in our nation's history;  recognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation;  Global Development Lab Act of 2015, and Enhancing Overseas Traveler Vetting Act. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs house of Representatives One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on, H.Res.148, H. Res. 551, H.R. 3924 and H.R. 4403, February 24, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016b

Clean energy jobs, climate-related policies and economic growth: state and local views. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 21, 2009.

KF26.E649 2009

Common carrier regulation of the Internet: investment impacts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 27, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015e

Energy efficiency legislation. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on energy efficiency legislation. April 30, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015n

Fed oversight: lack of transparency and accountability. 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, July 14, 2015.

KF27.B54428 2015e

Federal interactions with state management of fish and wildlife. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 9, 2016.

KF26.E648 2016

Improving federal spectrum systems. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 7, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015d

Improving the Medicaid program for beneficiaries. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 18, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015h

Iran nuclear deal oversight: implementation and its consequences. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs house of Representatives One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016a

National Credit Union Administration operations and budget. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 23, 2015.

KF27.B5364 2015d

Natural resource adaptation: protecting ecosystems and economies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 25, 2014.

KF26.E663 2014

Oversight hearing: EPA's proposed carbon pollution standards for existing power plants. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 23, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014k

Oversight of the cause, response, and impacts of EPA's Gold King Mine spill. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 16, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015s

Oversight of the Executive Office for Immigration Review. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2015.

KF27.J863 2015f

Protecting taxpayers and ensuring accountability: faster Superfund cleanups for healthier communities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 10, 2014.

KF26.E663 2014a

Strengthening Medicaid program integrity and closing loopholes. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 11, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015k

Technical assistance for rural water systems: S. 611, the Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act. 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, October 22, 2015.

KF27.E55273 2015c

The future of housing in America: oversight of HUD's public and Indian housing programs. 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, July 10, 2015.

KF27.B54674 2015e

The importance of enacting a new Water Resources Development Act. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016

The original meaning of the Origination Clause. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 13, 2016.

KF27.J8566 2016