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New Titles List for the Week of December 18, 2016

                                                                                                                          

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Rick McElvaney. Party talk: answers to everyday legal questions for Texas lawyers. State Bar of Texas, 2012.

KFT1281.P37 2012

 

As every lawyer knows, some people’s notion of small talk is asking for free legal advice. Professor McElvaney’s book answers the questions—on everything from divorce to drunk driving—that lawyers are all too often asked at parties. 

 

 

 

 

 

William Schabas. Unimaginable atrocities: justice, politics, and rights at the war crimes tribunals. Oxford University Press, 2012.

KZ7145.S33 2012

 

Schabas takes an interdisciplinary approach to the questions and controversies facing international criminal courts and war crimes tribunals. Topics include the role of the state, accusations of victors’ justice, and the selection of targets for prosecution.

 

 


New Titles List

Entertainment Law

Sherri Burr. Entertainment law in a nutshell. Third edition. West, 2013.

KF4290.Z9B87 2013

Environmental Law and Policy

M. Granger Morgan and Sean T. McCoy. Carbon capture and sequestration: removing the legal and regulatory barriers. RFF Press, 2012.

KF3812.2.C37 2012

Intellectual Property

Charles R. McManis and David J. Friedman. Intellectual property and unfair competition in a nutshell. Seventh edition. West, 2013.

KF1610.M35 2013

Kali Murray. A politics of patent law: crafting the participatory patent bargain. Routledge, 2013.

K1505.M877 2013

Personal and Professional Ethics

Ronald D. Rotunda. Legal ethics in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West, 2013.

KF306.Z9R668 2013

Sexual Orientation and the Law

John Schwartz. Oddly normal: one family's struggle to help their teenage son come to terms with his sexuality. Gotham Books, 2012.

HQ76.27.Y68S393 2012

Tax Law

Leonard E. Burman and Joel Slemrod. Taxes in America: what everyone needs to know. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KF6289.B87 2013


New Government Documents List

 

Climate change impacts and responses in island communities. Field hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 19, 2008.

KF26.C69 2008j

Cloud computing: an overview of the technology and the issues facing American innovators. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 25, 2012.

KF27.J8647 2012c

Complexity and the tax gap: making tax compliance easier and collecting what is due. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 28, 2011.

KF26.F5 2011v

Dodd-Frank Act's effects on financial services competition. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 10, 2012.

KF27.J8647 2012d

ESEA reauthorization: early childhood education. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on examining Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) reauthorization, focusing on early childhood education, May 25, 2010.

KF26.L27 2010ab

Federal oversight of high-containment biolaboratories. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, September 22, 2009.

KF27.E5546 2009m

Federal retirement processing: ensuring proper and timely payments. Hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 1, 2012.

KF26.H636 2012

Field hearing on Social Security numbers and child identity theft. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 1, 2011.

KF27.W347 2011e

Internet privacy: the impact and burden of EU regulation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 15, 2011.

KF27.E5514 2011e

Iran sanctions: strategy, implementation, and enforcement. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 17, 2012.

KF27.F6 2012f

Oversight of aviation safety. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 10, 2008.

KF26.C69215 2008

Oversight of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 6, 2008.

KF26.C69664 2008a

Partnering to prepare: expanding access to high quality early childhood education. Field hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, on examining partnering to prepare our children, focusing on expanding access to high quality early childhood education, April 6, 2010, Morrisville, PA.

KF26.L27 2010z

Railroad Safety Enhancement Act of 2007. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, July 26, 2007.

KF26.C69914 2007c

The administration's bet on Abound Solar: assessing the costs to the American taxpayers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight, and Government Spending of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 18, 2012.

KF27.O947 2012b

The high cost of small business health insurance: limited options. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, October 20, 2009.

KF27.E5546 2009k

To amend Public Law 89-732 to modify the requirement for a Cuban national to qualify for and maintain status as a permanent resident. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, on H.R. 2831. May 31, 2012.

KF27.J8644 2012j

Western Hemisphere budget review 2013: what are U.S. priorities? Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 25, 2012.

KF27.F6492 2012

When regimes fall: the challenge of securing lethal weapons. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 19, 2012.

KF27.F6489 2012d