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New Titles List for the Week of May 21, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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

 

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Jonathan R. Macey, Douglas K Moll, and Robert W. Hamilton. The law of business organizations: cases, materials, and problems. Thirteenth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1414.H36 2017

 

This casebook provides a thorough introduction to the forms of business recognized under U.S. law, including general partnerships, corporations, and limited liability companies.

 

 

 

 

 

Russell G. Pearce, Renee Newman Knake, Bruce A. Green, Peter A. Joy, Sung Hui Kim, M. Ellen Murphy, and Laurel S. Terry. Professional responsibility: a contemporary approach. Third edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF306.P43 2017

 

An engaging and thought-provoking introduction to the law and ethics of the legal profession, this book includes links to online audio lectures and interactive resources.


New Titles List

Accounting and Finance for Lawyers

Charles H. Meyer. Accounting and finance for lawyers in a nutshell. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1357.M49 2017

Business Organizations

Corporations and American democracy. Naomi R. Lamoreaux and William J. Novak, eds.

KF1384.C67 2017

Employment Law

Elizabeth Anderson. Private government: how employers rule our lives (and why we don't talk about it). Princeton University Press, 2017.

HD4901.A53 2017

Environmental Law and Policy

Duke K. McCall III. The Clean Water Act handbook. Fourth edition. Bernan Press, 2017.

KF3790.C545 2017

Estate Planning

David Callahan. The givers: wealth, power, and philanthropy in a new gilded age. Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

HV91.C34195 2017

Family Law

Linda J. Ravdin. Premarital agreements: drafting and negotiation. Second edition. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF529.R38 2017

Land Use

Richard Florida. The new urban crisis: how our cities are increasing inequality, deepening segregation, and failing the middle class—and what we can do about it. Basic Books, 2017.

HT123.F6195 2017

Legal Profession

Gregory H. Siskind and Deborah McMurray. The lawyer's guide to marketing on the Internet. Fourth edition. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF316.5.S57 2017

Oil and Gas

Leonie Reins. Regulating shale gas: the challenge of coherent environmental and energy regulation. Edward Elgar, 2017.

KJE6729.R45 2017

Securities Regulation

Thomas Lee Hazen. Broker-dealer regulation in a nutshell. Third edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1071.H39 2017


New Government Documents List

 

A review of EPA's regulatory activity during the Obama administration: energy and industrial sectors. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 6, 2016.

KF27.E5524 2016h

Air quality and children's health. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and the Subcommittee on Children's Health and Environmental Responsibility of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 8, 2011.

KF26.E623 2011c

American compassion in India: government obstacles. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 6, 2016.

KF27.F6 2016y

DOE for the 21st century: science, environment, and national security missions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 24, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016c

Ensuring transparency through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015v

EPA's role in protecting ocean health. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 11, 2010.

KF26.E663 2010

Examining management practices and misconduct at TSA. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session.

KF27.O94 2016c

Federal Reserve's second monetary policy report for 2016. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on oversight on the monetary policy report to Congress pursuant to the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978, June 21, 2016.

KF26.B39 2016c

Fighting fraud against the elderly, an update. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 23, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015p

ISIS online: countering terrorist radicalization and recruitment on the Internet and social media. 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, July 6, 2016.

KF26.H634 2016c

Legislative proposals to improve the U.S. capital markets. 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, December 2, 2015.

KF27.B514 2015e

Oversight of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining the Securities Investor Protection Corporation's (SIPC) continuing oversight and protection of investors, the agency's response to recent claims and customer protection, and considering the need for any specific SIPC reforms to be made, September 30, 2015.

KF26.B3956 2015d

Regulatory reforms to improve equity market structure. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, on examining recent efforts by the SEC and FINRA in aiding the functioning and stability of the equity markets, and identifying key issues under consideration to reduce market complexity, increase operational stability, and promote efficiency, competition, and capital formation, March 3, 2016.

KF26.B3956 2016a

Social Security Administration: information systems review. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 26, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016f

The implications of sanctions relief under the Iran agreement. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on assessing the nature, implications, and potential consequences of Iran sanctions relief that are proposed to be provided to Iran in return for the nuclear-related commitments set forth in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, August 5, 2015.

KF26.B39 2015u

The Milwaukee Parental Choice Program: a pioneer for school choice programs nationwide. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, July 20, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015z

The status of drought conditions throughout the western United States and actions states and others are taking to address them. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, June 2, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015v

The value of education choices for low-income families: reauthorizing the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session November 4, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015zi

TSA: security gaps. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.O94 2015x

Waste and inefficiency in the federal government: GAO's 2016 duplication report. Hearing before the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016g