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New Titles List for the Week of April 30, 2017

                                                                                                                          

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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Featured Resource List

 

 

César Rafael Mata García. Manual de derecho de los hidrocarburos en Venezuela. Editorial Arte, 2016.

KHW3936.M38 2016

 

Written by one of the Law Center’s visiting scholars, this book provides expert guidance to the laws and institutions that regulate the oil and gas industry in Venezuela.

 

 

 

 

 

Alexandra Lahav. In praise of litigation. Oxford University Press, 2017.

KF8840.L255 2017

 

Citing the judicial system’s unique ability to empower consumers, protect civil liberties, and hold powerful interests accountable for wrongdoing, Lahav argues that litigation is essential to American democracy.


New Titles List

Constitutional Law

Samantha Barbas. Newsworthy: the Supreme Court battle over privacy and press freedom. Stanford University Press, 2017.

KF228.T549B37 2017

Gary Lawson and Guy I. Seidman. A great power of attorney: understanding the fiduciary constitution. University Press of Kansas, 2017.

KF4541.L339 2017

Higher Education

Rebecca S. Natow. Higher education rulemaking: the politics of creating regulatory policy. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.

KF4225.N38 2017

Intellectual Property

Luke Stephenson & Helen Champion. The Clown Egg Register. Particular Books, 2017.

TR681.C55S74 2017

Richard Stim. Getting permission: using & licensing copyright-protected materials online & off. Sixth edition. Nolo, 2016.

KF3002.S75 2016

International Law

Humanity across international law and biolaw. Britta van Beers, Luigi Corrias, and Wouter G. Werner, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

KZ7145.H86 2014

The Geneva Conventions under assault. Sarah Perrigo and Jim Whitman, eds. Pluto Press, 2010.

KZ6471.G46 2010

Human rights and conflict: exploring the links between rights, law, and peacebuilding. Julie Mertus and Jeffrey W. Helsing, eds. United States Institute of Peace Press, 2006.

K3240.H852 2006

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. UNCITRAL model law on secured transactions. United Nations, 2016.

K1100.U544 2016

Judicial Process

Joan Cook Carabin. One-of-a-kind judge: the Honorable Hippo Garcia. LifeRich Publishing, 2014.

KF8744.C36 2014

Juvenile Law

Erica R. Meiners. For the children? Protecting innocence in a carceral state. University of Minnesota Press, 2016.

HV9104.M43 2016

Legislation

Steven F. Huefner. Legislation and regulation in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF4945.H84 2017

Property

Michael V. Hernandez. Unlocking estates in land and future interests. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

KF577.H47 2014

Race and the Law

David Theo Goldberg. The threat of race: reflections on racial neoliberalism. Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

HT1521.G554 2009

Trial Advocacy

Rick Friedman and Roger Dodd. Trial tactics. DVD. Trial Guides, 2014.

KF8915.F752 2014

Rick Friedman. Moral core advocacy: finding the heart of your case. CD and DVD. Trial Guides, 2010.

K247.6.F75 2010

Rick Friedman and Don Bauermeister. Stop your whining and go to trial. DVD. Trial Guides, 2011.

KF8915.S76 2011


New Government Documents List

 

An overview of the budget proposal for the Department of Energy for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 22, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016c

An overview of the budget proposal for the National Institute of Standards and Technology for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016b

Business meeting: omnibus committee funding. Hearing before the Committee on Rules and Administration, Congress of the United States, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 12, 2015.

KF26.R8 2015a

D.C. home rule: examining the intent of Congress in the District of Columbia Home Rule Act of 1973. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 12, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016e

Economic security for working women: a roundtable discussion. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 20, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014o

Examining current trends and changes in the fixed-income markets. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment and the Subcommittee on Economic Policy of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on examining the recent efforts by several regulators, including the Department of Treasury and the Federal Reserve, to understand the October 15, 2014, Treasury  flash rally,  changes in the Treasury market structure, and liquidity concerns in the fixed-income markets, April 14, 2016.

KF26.B3956 2016b

Examining the Affordable Care Act's premium increases. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016i

Fixing No Child Left Behind: innovation to better meet the needs of students. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 3, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015e

Innovation in solar fuels, electricity storage, and advanced materials. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 15, 2016.

KF27.S3935 2016b

Midnight regulations: examining executive branch overreach. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 10, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016

Oil and gas pipeline infrastructure and the economic, safety, environmental, permitting, construction, and maintenance considerations associated with that infrastructure. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 14, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016g

Pitfalls of unilateral negotiations at the Paris climate change conference. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 1, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015k

Private sector weather forecasting: assessing products and technologies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 8, 2016.

KF27.S395 2016c

Securing our skies: oversight of aviation credentials. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 3, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016e

The Department of Energy's budget request for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 3, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016i

The nomination of the Honorable Rick Perry to be Secretary of Energy. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, January 19, 2017.

KF26.E55 2017

The reemergence of vaccine-preventable diseases: exploring the public health successes and challenges. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 10, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015g

Volkswagen's emissions cheating settlement: questions concerning ZEV program implementation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 6, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016d

Who's the boss? The joint employer standard and business ownership. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 5, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015f

Workers' Memorial Day: are existing private sector whistleblower protections adequate to ensure safe workplaces? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 29, 2014.

KF26.L27364 2014