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New Titles List for the Week of October 2, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Christopher Hodges. Law and corporate behaviour: integrating theories of regulation, enforcement, compliance and ethics. Hart Publishing, 2015.

K1327.H63 2015

 

Drawing on the insights of deterrence theory and social psychology, this book examines various legal methods of controlling corporate behavior. The author proposes a new theory of regulation combining criminal controls, ethical principles, and external influences by stakeholders. 

 

 

 

 

 

Leon Wildes. John Lennon vs. the U.S.A.: the inside story of the most bitterly contested and influential deportation case in United States history. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF228.L47W55 2016

 

This is the story of the U.S. government’s attempt to deport John Lennon, told by the New York immigration lawyer who represented him. The case became a legal landmark by exposing the standards for prosecutorial discretion in immigration cases.


New Titles List

American Legal System

Kirk W. Junker. Legal culture in the United States: an introduction. Routledge, 2016.

KF380.J86 2016

Bankruptcy

Brian A. Blum. Bankruptcy and debtor/creditor: examples & explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF1524.3.B58 2014

Henry J. Sommer. Consumer bankruptcy law and practice. Eleventh edition. National Consumer Law Center, 2016.

KF1524.S66 2016

Business Organizations

Byron F. Egan. Egan on entities: corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies in Texas. Byron F. Egan, 2016.

KFT1407.E43 2016

Civil Procedure

Joseph W. Glannon. Civil procedure: examples & explanations. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2013.

KF8839.G58 2013

Conflict of Laws

Michael H. Hoffheimer. Conflict of laws: examples and explanations. Third edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF412.H64 2016

Maria Hook. The choice of law contract. Hart Publishing, 2016.

K7068.H66 2016

Constitutional Law

Allan Ides, Christopher N. May, and Simona Grossi. Constitutional law:  individual rights. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF4749.I34 2016

Christopher N. May, Allan Ides, and Simona Grossi. Constitutional law: national power and federalism. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF4550.M29 2016

Consumer Law

Dee Pridgen and Gene A. Marsh. Consumer protection law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF1610.M37 2016

Contracts

Brian A. Blum. Contracts: examples & explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2013.

KF801.B58 2013

Copyright

Gini Graham Scott. Internet book piracy: the fight to protect authors, publishers, and our culture. Allworth Press, 2016.

KF3024.E44S36 2016

Criminal Law

Richard G. Singer and John Q. La Fond. Criminal law: examples & explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2013.

KF9219.85.S58 2013

Dispute Resolution

Michael L. Moffitt and Philip H. Knight. Dispute resolution. Third edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF9084.M655 2014

Election Law

Richard L. Hasen. Legislation, statutory interpretation, and election law: examples and explanations. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF4930.H37 2014

Employment Law

Joel Wm. Friedman. Employment discrimination: examples & explanations. Second edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF3464.F738 2014

Joyce Hutchens. How a pro se won justice: an inside look at an educator's stunning civil rights-employment victory against the Chicago Board of Education in the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Joyce Hutchens, 2016.

KF229.H88H88 2016

Environmental Law and Policy

Steven Ferrey. Environmental law: examples & explanations. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF3775.Z9F45 2016

The Clean Air Act handbook. Fourth edition. Julie R. Domike and Alec C. Zacaroli, eds. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF3812.C554 2016

Family Law

Robert E. Oliphant and Nancy Ver Steegh. Family law: examples & explanations. Fifth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF505.Z9O43 2016

Federal Courts

Laura E. Little. Federal courts: examples & explanations. Third edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2013.

KF8719.L58 2013

Foreign Investments

Rethinking investment incentives: trends and policy options. Ana Teresa Tavares-Lehmann, Perrine Toledano, Lise Johnson, and Lisa Sachs, eds. Columbia University Press, 2016.

K4528.R477 2016

International Law

Mark Weston Janis. International law. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KZ3140.J36A35 2016

Manisuli Ssenyonjo. Economic, social and cultural rights in international law. Second edition. Hart Publishing, 2016.

K3240.S68 2016

Jury Practice

Melissa M. Gomez. Jury trials outside in: leveraging psychology from discovery to decision. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 2016.

KF8972.G66 2016

Law and Language

Douglas A. Kibbee. Language and the law: linguistic inequality in America. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF3466.K53 2016

Legal Negotiations

Charles B. Craver. Effective legal negotiation and settlement. Eighth edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF9084.C7 2016

Legal Profession

Ben W. Heineman, Jr. The inside counsel revolution: resolving the partner-guardian tension. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF1425.H45 2016

Lynne Adair Kramer and Ann L. Nowak. The experiential guide to law practice management: opening and operating your own firm. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF318.K73 2016

Sharon D. Nelson, John W. Simek, and Michael C. Maschke. The 2016 solo and small firm legal technology guide: critical decisions made simple. American Bar Association, 2016.

KF320.A9N45 2016

Legal Research

Steven M. Barkan, Barbara A. Bintliff, and Mary Whisner. Legal research illustrated. Tenth edition. Foundation Press, 2015.

KF240.J322 2015

Joseph L. Gerken. The invention of legal research. William S. Hein, 2016.

KF240.G47 2016

Maritime Law

Paul Todd. Principles of carriage of goods by sea. Routledge, 2016.

K1160.T63 2016

Asia-Pacific and the implementation of the law of the sea: regional legislative and policy approaches to the Law of the Sea Convention. Seokwoo Lee and Warwick Gullett, eds. Brill Nijhoff, 2016.

KZA1146.P16A75 2016

National Security

Drones and unmanned aerial systems: legal and social implications for security and surveillance. Aleš Završnik, ed. Springer, 2016.

K4104.D76 2016

Professional Responsibility

W. Bradley Wendel. Professional responsibility: examples and explanations. Fifth edtion. Wolters Kluwer, 2016.

KF306.W46 2016

Real Estate Transactions

Barlow Burke. Real estate transactions: examples & explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF665.Z9B865 2014

Securities Regulation

Alan R. Palmiter. Securities regulation: examples & explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF1440.P25 2014

Sports Law

Maria Hook. Doping in sport and the law. Ulrich Haas and Deborah Heale, eds. Hart Publishing, 2016.

K3702.D666 2016

Tax Law

W. Elliot Brownlee. Federal taxation in America: a history. Third edition. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

KF6289.B76 2016

J. Martin Burke and Michael K. Friel. Understanding federal income taxation. Fifth edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF6369.3.B87 2016

Katherine Pratt. Federal income tax. Seventh edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.

KF6369.85.B35 2014

Torts

Joseph W. Glannon. The law of torts: examples & explanations. Fifth edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2015.

KF1250.Z9G58 2015


New Government Documents List

 

Business meeting. Meeting before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 28, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016d

Examining the allegations of misconduct against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF27.J8 2016a

Examining the regulatory regime for regional banks. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... March 24, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015p

Executive overreach in domestic affairs. Hearing before the Executive Overreach Task Force of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF27.J8624 2016a

Internet governance after ICANN 53. 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 8, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015k

Oversight of 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 exploring the Export-Import Bank's continuing role and need in the United States export-import industry and considering implications of the bank's pending charter expiring, June 4, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015r

Oversight of the False Claims Act. 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, April 28, 2016.

KF27.J8566 2016b

Regulatory burdens to obtaining mortgage credit. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on exploring regulatory burdens that are restricting mortgage credit, including recommendations to alleviate the burden, April 16, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015q

Title II: 21st century workforce. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2015.

KF27.E5524 2015q