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New Titles List for the Week of May 14, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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Robert P. Schuwerk and Lillian B. Hardwick. Handbook of Texas lawyer and judicial ethics. 2017 edition. Thomson Reuters, 2017.

KFT1280.T4 2017

 

Part of the Texas Practice Series, this three-volume set covers the standards governing attorney tort liability, attorney ethics, judicial ethics, and the recusal and disqualification of judges.

 

 

 

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Wrongful convictions and the DNA revolution: twenty-five years of freeing the innocent. Daniel S. Medwed, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

KF9756.W76 2017

 

The essays in this book provide a history of exonerations by DNA evidence, as well as a look forward at what remains to be done. Professor Sandra Guerra Thompson has cowritten a chapter entitled “Outbreaks of Injustice: Responding to Systemic Irregularities in the Criminal Justice System.”


New Titles List

Arbitration

Thomas E. Carbonneau. Arbitration law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF9085.C37 2017

Bankruptcy

David G. Epstein. Bankruptcy and related law in a nutshell. Ninth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1501.Z9E67 2017

Ronald J. Mann. Bankruptcy and the U.S. Supreme Court. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

KF1524.M269 2017

Bar Review

Multistate performance test workbook. BARBRI, 2013.

KF303.B3782 2013

Multistate testing practice questions: multistate advantage. BARBRI, 2013.

KF303.B3772 2013

Multistate. BARBRI, 2013.

KF303.B3722 2013

MBE preview: multistate advantage. BARBRI, 2013.

KF303.B3774 2013

Simulated MBE: multistate advantage. BARBRI, 2013.

KF303.B3775 2013

Texas. BARBRI, 2013.

KFT1281.B374 2013

Texas testing. BARBRI, 2013.

KFT1281.B375 2013

Texas lecture handouts. BARBRI, 2013.

KFT1281.B376 2013

Criminal Procedure

David Gray. The Fourth Amendment in an age of surveillance. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

KF9630.G67 2017

Oil and Gas

Oil and gas: federal income taxation. 2017 edition. Patrick A. Hennessee, Sean P. Hennessee, eds. Wolters Kluwer, 2017.

KF6482.M5 2017

Patent Law

C. Gregory Gramenopoulos and Michael C. Elmer. Global patent litigation: how and where to win. Second edition. Bloomberg BNA, 2016.

K1536.G73 2016

Reference

Mary Miles Prince. Prince's dictionary of legal abbreviations: a reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students. Seventh edition. William S. Hein & Co., 2017.

KF246.B46 2017


New Government Documents List

 

Addressing primary care access and workforce challenges: voices from the field. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session on examining primary care access and workforce challenges: voices from the field. April 9, 2014.

KF26.L277 2014b

An overview of fusion energy science. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 20, 2016.

KF27.S3935 2016

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

KF27.S395 2016e

An overview of the nation's weather satellite programs and policies. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 10, 2015.

KF27.S395 2015d

Examining job-based health insurance and defining full-time work. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on examining job-based health insurance and defining full-time work. January 22, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015d

Examining the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's mass data collection program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 16, 2015.

KF27.B54428 2015h

Fixing No Child Left Behind: testing and accountability. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on examining No Child Left Behind, focusing on testing and accountability. January 21, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015c

Geolocation technology and privacy. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 2, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016n

H.R. 212, the Drinking Water Protection Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 5, 2015.

KF27.E55273 2015k

H.R. 4084, Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2015.

KF27.S3935 2016a

HealthCare.gov: a review of operations and enrollment. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 17, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016h

Improving VA accountability: examining first-hand accounts of Department of Veterans Affairs whistleblowers. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 22, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015x

Inside the mind of ISIS: understanding its goals and ideology to better protect the homeland. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 20, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016

Medical and public health preparedness and response: are we ready for future threats? Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... February 26, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015j

Next steps in the special relationship -impact of a U.S.-U.K. free trade agreement. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade and the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 1, 2017.

KF27.F6489 2017

Opportunities and challenges facing the National Flood Insurance Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 12, 2016.

KF27.B54674 2016

Organizational meeting. Hearing before the Committee on Rules and Administration, Congress of the United States, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 29, 2015.

KF26.R8 2015

Organizational meeting. Meeting before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session January 24, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017

Oversight of federal vehicles. 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 26, 2016.

KF27.O942 2016g

Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 28, 2016.

KF27.J8 2016f

Oversight of United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 22, 2016.

KF27.J8 2016g

Protecting the electric grid from the potential threats of solar storms and electromagnetic pulse. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 22, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015zd

Protecting the Internet and consumers through congressional action. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 21, 2015.

KF27.E5522 2015i

Recalibrating regulation of colleges and universities: a report from the Task Force on Government Regulation of Higher Education. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... February 24, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015i

Review of progress by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Science and Technology Directorate. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 27, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015m

Semi-annual testimony on the Federal Reserve's supervision and regulation of the financial system. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 4, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015u

Sexual assault on campus: working to ensure student safety. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... June 26, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014p

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum revitalization. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 22, 2016.

KF27.H6 2016c

Strengthening minority serving institutions: best practices and innovations for student success. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... Tuesday, May 13, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014n

The best and worst places to work in the federal government. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 27, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016b

The Bureau of Land Management's proposed rule entitled Waste prevention, production subject to royalties, and resource conservation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 14, 2016.

KF26.E5582 2016a

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's 2017-2022 outer continental shelf oil and gas leasing program. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 19, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016h

The disrupter series: advanced robotics. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016d

The future of biotechnology: solutions for energy, agriculture and manufacturing. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 8, 2015.

KF27.S3985 2015f

The Internal Revenue Service's response to committee recommendations contained in its August 5, 2015 report. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 27, 2015.

KF26.F5 2015zb

The semi-annual report of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 29, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015t

The Space Leadership Preservation Act and the need for stability at NASA. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 25, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016a

Threats to the homeland. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 8, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015zh

U.S. Department of Education: information security review. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 17, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015y

Vacant federal properties. 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, September 23, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016f