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New Titles List for the Week of July 3, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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America's Bitter Pill by Steven Brill

 

Steven Brill. America's bitter pill: money, politics, backroom deals, and the fight to fix our broken healthcare system. Random House, 2015.

KF3605.B75 2015

 

In this bestselling book, Brill examines the dysfunction of the American healthcare system and the fight to fix it. He provides an inside look at the drafting and implementation of the Affordable Care Act, as well as his own experience as an open-heart surgery patient. 

 

 

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Land, indigenous peoples and conflict. Alan C. Tidwell and Barry Scott Zellen, eds. Routledge, 2016.

K3247.L36 2016

 

The essays in this book explore indigenous land conflicts from around the globe, including those in Darfur, Siberia, Paraguay, and the South Pacific. The authors address issues of modernization,  land use and management, and the resolution of conflict.

 


New Titles List

Admiralty Law

Sarah C. Derrington and James M. Turner. The law and practice of admiralty matters. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KD1819.D47 2016

Animal Law

Pamela D. Frasch, Katherine M. Hessler, and Sonia S. Waisman. Animal law in a nutshell. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF390.5.A5A75 2016

Antitrust

Herbert Hovenkamp. Antitrust. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF1649.85.H68 2016

Criminal Procedure

The rights of the accused under the Sixth Amendment: trials, presentation of evidence, and confrontation. Second edition. Paul Marcus, David K. Duncan, Tommy Miller, and Joëlle Anne Moreno. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF4558 6th.R54 2016

Education Law

Legal frontiers in education: complex law issues for leaders, policymakers and policy implementers. Anthony H. Normore, ed. Emerald Publishing, 2015.

K3740.L43 2015

Election Law

Principles of the law, election administration: non-precinct voting and resolution of ballot-counting. Tentative draft. American Law Institute, 2016.

KF4886.P752 2016

European Law

Robert Schütze. An introduction to European law. Second edition. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

KJE947.S3835 2015

Immigration Law

The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity. Ronald H. Bayor, ed. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF4819.O94 2016

International Law

Patrick Dumberry. The formation and identification of rules of customary international law in international investment law. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

K3830.D86 2016

Frequently asked questions about the guiding principles on business and human rights. United Nations, 2014.

K3240.F76 2014

Lawyering Skills and Strategies

Arthur Rizer. Jefferson's pen: the art of persuasion. American Bar Association, 2016.

PN207.R59 2016

Legal History

Sally Smith. Marshall Hall: a law unto himself. Wildy, Simmonds and Hill Publishing, 2016.

KD631.M37S45 2016

Legal Profession

Jeena Cho and Karen Gifford. The anxious lawyer: an 8-week guide to a joyful and satisfying law practice through mindfulness and meditation. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF298.C47 2016

Patent Law

ANDA litigation: strategies and tactics for pharmaceutical patent litigators. Second edition. Kenneth L. Dorsney, ed. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF3133.B56A86 2016

Real Estate Transactions

Land transactions and finance. Fifth edition. Grant S. Nelson, Dale A. Whitman, Ann M. Burkhart, and R. Wilson Freyermuth. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF670.Z9N44 2016


New Government Documents List

 

An overview of the budget proposal for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for fiscal year 2016. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 16, 2015.

KF27.S3995 2015d

Business meeting. Meeting before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 28-29, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015u

Business meeting. Meeting before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 24, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015v

Business meeting. Meeting before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 20, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016a

Cyber security. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session.

KF26.H63 2014zb

Ensuring and enhancing U.S. competitiveness while moving toward a clean energy economy. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 16, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009u

Examining EPA's regulatory overreach. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 9, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015g

Examining Federal Reserve reform proposals. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 22, 2015.

KF27.B56 2015c

Examining the international climate negotiations. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 18, 2015.

KF26.E6 2015t

Examining the EU safe harbor decision and impacts for transatlantic data flows. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade and the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015

Exploring commercial opportunities to maximize earth science investments. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Space and Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 17, 2015.

KF27.S3995 2015c

Hearing on the nomination of Samuel Hamilton to be Director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, July 22, 2009.

KF26.E6 2009t

Hearing on the nominations of Virginia T. Lodge and Ronald A. Walter to be members of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 13, 2014.

KF26.E6 2014m

Human rights in China: the 2015 annual report of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 12, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016

Legislative hearing to consider the following items: S. 571, Great Lakes Water Protection Act  S. 1153, Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act  S. 1175, Infrastructure Facilitation and Habitat Conservation Act of 2013  S. 1202, SAFE Act  S. 1232, Great Lakes Ecological and Economic Protection Act of 2013  H.R. 1300, To amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to reauthorize the volunteer programs and community partnerships for the benefit of national wildlife refuges, and for other purposes  S. 1381, Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act  S. 1650, a bill to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to exempt certain Alaska Native articles from prohibitions against sale of items containing nonedible migratory bird parts, and for other purposes  S. 2225, Smart Water Resource Management Conservation and Efficiency Act of 2014  S. 2530, a bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation or exportation of mussels of certain genus, and for other purposes  and S. 2560, United States Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Protection Act. 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, July 16, 2014.

KF26.E682 2014c

Protecting infants: ending taxpayer funding for abortion providers who violate the law. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 17, 2015.

KF27.E553 2015m

Regarding the 25th anniversary of democracy in Mongolia: concern regarding persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners of conscience in the peoples republic of china  and recognizing the 50th anniversary of Singaporean independence and reaffirming Singapore’s close partnership with the United States. Markup before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on H. Res. 339, H. Res. 343 and H. Res. 374, January 12, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016a

The global crisis of religious freedom. 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, October 27, 2015.

KF27.F632 2015w

The International Space Station: addressing operational challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 10, 2015.

KF27.S3995 2015e

Transforming America's air travel. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 11, 2015.

KF27.S3995 2015b