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New Titles List for the Week of January 8, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Peter van den Bossche and Denise Prevost. Essentials of WTO law. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

K4610.B669 2016

 

This book provides a thorough and accessible introduction to the law and policy of the World Trade Organization. In addition to explanations of key concepts, it also includes illustrative examples, suggestions for further reading, and a guide to online resources.

 

 

 

 

 

Jacob H. Rooksby. The branding of the American mind: how universities capture, manage, and monetize intellectual property and why it matters. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016.

KF2985.U55R66 2016

 

Rooksby examines the ways in which American colleges and universities use intellectual property rights, and argues that the trend toward monetization and brand protection is at odds with the public interest in higher education.

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Scott Hempling. Preside or lead? The attributes and actions of effective regulators. Second edition. Scott Hempling, 2013.

KF2094.85.H46 2013

Bankruptcy

David G. Epstein and Steve H. Nickles. Principles of bankruptcy law. Second edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF1524.3.E67 2016

Biotechnology

B. David Naidu. Biotechnology & nanotechnology: regulation under environmental, health, and safety laws. 2016 edition. LexisNexis, 2016.

K3925.B56N35 2016

Comparative Law

S.I. Strong, Kitia Fach Gomez, and Laura Carballo Pineiro. Comparative law for Spanish-English speaking lawyers: legal cultures, legal terms and legal practices. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K559.S87 2016

Computer Law

Diane Rowland, Uta Kohl, and Andrew Charlesworth. Information technology law. Fifth edition. Routledge, 2017.

KD667.C65R69 2017

Constitutional Law

Jerome A. Barron and C. Thomas Dienes. Constitutional law in a nutshell. Ninth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4550.B35 2017

Contracts

Frank J. Doti. Contract law: flowcharts and cases: a visual guide to understanding contracts. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2016.

KF801.A7D68 2016

Criminal Procedure

Criminal procedure. Sixth edition. Wayne R. LaFave, Jerold H. Israel, Nancy J. King, and Orin S. Kerr. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF9619.L34 2017

E-Discovery

Amy J. Longo, Allen W. Burton, and Allan D. Johnson. Electronic discovery practice under the federal rules. BNA Books, 2016.

KF8902.E42L66 2016

Family Law

John E.B. Myers  and Harry D. Krause. Family law in a nutshell. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF505.Z9K7 2017

Health Law

The Oxford handbook of U.S. Health Law. I. Glenn Cohen, Allison K. Hoffman, and William M. Sage, eds. Oxford University Press, 2017.

KF3821.O98 2017

Information Privacy Law

E-health, privacy, and security law. Third edition. W. Andrew H. Gantt III, ed. BNA Books, 2016.

KF3827.R4E34 2016

International Business Transactions

Kristen D. Adams and Candace M. Zierdt. CISG basics: a guide to international sales law. American Bar Association, 2016.

K1028.3198.A38 2016

Islamic Law

Raj Bhala. Understanding Islamic law (Shar¨ŠĄŻa). Second edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KBP144.B49 2016

Land Tenure

J¨Śr¨Śmie Gilbert. Indigenous peoples' land rights under international law: from victims to actors. Second revised edition. Brill Nijhoff, 2016.

K738.G55 2016

Law ¨C General Reading

More party talk: answers to everyday legal questions for Texas lawyers. State Bar of Texas, 2016.

KFT1281.P37 2016

Legal Education

The internationalisation of legal education. Christophe Jamin, William van Caenegem, eds. Springer, 2016.

K100.I576 2016

Natural Resources Law

Indigenous rights in South America: FPIC and other key issues for natural resource development. Juan Sonoda, ed. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2016.

KH772.I547 2016

Patent Law

Anatomy of a patent case. Third edition. Harry J. Roper, ed. Bloomberg BNA, 2016.

KF3155.A96 2016

Sexual Orientation and the Law

Ruth Colker. Sexual orientation, gender identity, and the law in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4754.5.C65 2017

Tax Law

Carlo Garbarino. Judicial interpretation of tax treaties: the use of the OECD Commentary. Edward Elgar, 2016.

K4464.G37 2016

Trial Advocacy

Patrick Malone. The fearless cross-examiner: win the witness, win the case. Trial Guides, 2016.

KF8920.M34 2016


New Government Documents List

 

Cooperative federalism: state perspectives on EPA regulatory actions and the role of states as co-regulators. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 9, 2016.

KF26.E6 2016j

Customer service and billing practices in the cable and satellite television industry. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 23, 2016.

KF26.H634 2016a

Demanding accountability: the administration's reckless release of terrorists from Guant¨˘namo. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs house of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session on July 7, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016t

Eastern Mediterranean energy: challenges and opportunities for U.S. regional priorities. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress , second session September 8, 2016.

KF27.F64826 2016e

Egypt: challenges and opportunities for U.S. policy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 15, 2016.

KF27.F64826 2016f

Examining law enforcement use of cell phone tracking devices. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 21, 2015.

KF27.O9444 2015d

International conflicts of law and their implications for cross border data requests by law enforcement. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 25, 2016.

KF27.J8 2016c

Oversight of CERCLA implementation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 13, 2016.

KF27.E55273 2016a

Oversight of the SEC's Division of Investment Management. 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, October 23, 2015.

KF27.B514 2015d

Oversight of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency enforcement and compliance programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 29, 2016.

KF26.E6775 2016d

Review of the Affordable Care Act health insurance CO-OP Program. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 10, 2016.

KF26.H634 2016b

Risky business: examining GAO's 2015 list of high risk government programs. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session February 11, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015d

Safeguarding our symbol of democracy: U.S. Capitol Police's management plan for 2017 and beyond. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 17, 2016.

KF27.H6 2016a

Sri Lanka's democratic transition: a new era for the U.S.-Sri Lanka relationship. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 9, 2016.

KF27.F638 2016j

The federal government on autopilot: mandatory spending and the entitlement crisis. Hearing before the Executive Overreach Task Force of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 6, 2016.

KF27.J8624 2016d

The future of housing in America: federal housing reforms that create housing opportunity. 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, October 21, 2015.

KF27.B54674 2015g

The future of the multilateral development banks. 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, October 9, 2015.

KF27.B56 2015e

The online federal health insurance marketplace: enrollment challenges and the path forward. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session on examining the online federal health insurance marketplace, focusing on enrollment challenges and the path forward. November 5, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013t

Turkey after the July coup attempt. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.F6422 2016c

U.S. efforts to reduce healthcare-associated infections. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session on examining United States efforts to reduce healthcare-associated infections. September 24, 2013.

KF26.L27 2013u