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New Titles List for the Week of March 10, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Meredith J. Duncan & Ronald Turner.

Torts: a contemporary approach.

Thomson/West, 2012.

KF1250.D86 2012

 

In Torts, Professors Duncan and Turner have prepared a thorough yet accessible casebook for assisting first-year law students in learning about tort law, while at the same time introducing them to the system of common law and to the principles of legal reasoning.  In addition to the hardbound monograph, Torts is available in an electronic format featuring hyperlinks to cited case law and to other referenced authorities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Criminal law stories /

edited by Donna Coker and Robert Weisberg.

Foundation Press, 2013.

KF9219.C79 2013

 

Criminal Law Stories is a collection of case studies of criminal trials, with each case placed in context of changes in popular and legal thought that manifested in the resolution of each trial.  The editors use court records and interviews to create narrative stories illustrating attorneys’ trial strategies and appellate judges’ rationales for accepting and deciding cases.

 

 

 

 


New Titles List

Arbitration

Comparison of international arbitration rules / prepared by Robert H. Smit, Peter C. Thomas, Tyler B. Robinson, Emma Lindsay. Juris, 2013.

K2400.C67 2013

Comparative Law

Emergency law. Volume II / edited by Saskia Hufnagel and Kent Roach. Ashgate, 2012.

K3344.E54 2012

Criminal Law

John M. Burkoff. Acing criminal law : a checklist approach to criminal law. West, 2013.

KF9219.85.B87 2013

Elder Law

Kenney F. Hegland & Robert B. Fleming. New times, new challenges : law and advice for savvy seniors and their families. Carolina Academic Press, 2010.

KF390.A4H443 2010

Information Law

Jonathan I. Ezor. Privacy and data protection in business: laws and practices. LexisNexis, 2012.

KF1357.5.E96 2012

Intellectual Property Law

Richard S. Gruner, Shubha Ghosh, Jay P. Kesan. Transactional intellectual property : from startups to public companies. LexisNexis, 2012.

KF2980.G78 2012

International Litigation

John O. Haley. Fundamentals of transnational litigation : the United States, Canada, Japan, and the European Union. LexisNexis, 2012.

K7615.H35 2012

Internet Law

Joris van Hoboken. Search engine freedom : on the implications of the right to freedom of expression for the legal governance of web search engines. Kluwer Law International, 2012.

KJC164.C65H63 2012

New Journal

Stanford journal of complex litigation. Stanford Law School, 2012.

K23.T345


New Government Documents List

 

The American Clean Energy Security Act of 2009 : hearings before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, April 21, 22, 23, & 24, 2009.

KF27.E5525 2009r

H.R. 114 : the Biennial Budgeting and Appropriations Act of 2011 : legislative hearing (RHRG-112-A) before the Subcommittee on Legislative and Budget Process of the Committee on Rules, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, January 24, 2012.

KF27.R873 2012

Monetary policy and the state of the economy : hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 13, 2011.

KF27.B5 2011q

Oversight of the U.S. Department of Justice : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, May 4, 2011.

KF26.J8 2011ab

Federal regulation, 2011 : hearings before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session.

KF26.H63 2011ab

Compilation of hearings and markups : hearings and markups before the Committee on Rules and Administration, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, February 2, 2010,  April 15, 2010,  May 5, 2010,  May 25, 2010, and July 20, 2010.

KF26.R8 2012a

Oversight of U.S. policy toward Burma : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 25, 2012.

KF27.F638 2012b

Market microstructure : examination of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) : hearing before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on examining exchange-traded funds (ETFs), October 19, 2011.

KF26.B3958 2011c

The U.S. - China economic relationship : hearing before the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, October 25, 2011.

KF27.W3 2011t

The U.S.-Philippines alliance : deepening the security and trade partnership : hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 7, 2012.

KF27.F6489 2012j

History museum or records access agency? : defining and fulfilling the mission of the National Archives and Records Administration : hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census, and National Archives of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, December 16, 2009.

KF27.O944 2009

Venezuela's sanctionable activity : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense, and Foreign Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 24, 2011.

KF27.O9464 2011m

Federal Bureau of Investigation : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 16, 2011.

KF27.J8 2011j

Combating terror post-9/11 : oversight of the Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence : field hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 6, 2011.

KF27.B54428 2011m

North Korea after Kim Jong-il : still dangerous and erratic : hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 18, 2012.

KF27.F6 2012r

The North-South Sudan conflict 2012 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 26, 2012.

KF27.F629 2012n

Assessing U.S. foreign policy priorities and needs amidst economic challenges in the Middle East : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 9, 2012.

KF27.F64828 2012d

Regulatory reform : examining how new regulations are impacting financial institutions, small businesses, and consumers in Illinois : field hearing before Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, December 5, 2011.

KF27.B5 2011r

Honoring George Washington's legacy : does America need a reminder? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and Labor Policy of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 29, 2012.

KF27.O9427 2012c

How much is too much? : examining duplicative IT investments at DOD and DOE : hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations, and Procurement Reform of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, House of Representatives, second session, February 17, 2012.

KF27.O9484 2012c

Countering terrorist financing : progress and priorities : hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 21, 2011.

KF26.J83766 2011d

How to save taxpayer dollars : case studies of duplication in the federal government : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, of the One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session,  May 25, 2011.

KF26.H63 2011ac

Oversight of the U.S. Department of Transportation's cross-border truck pilot program : hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 11, 2008.

KF26.C69 2008m

H.R. ----------, legislation to revise the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act : 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, April 7, 2011.

KF27.E5515 2011

Nomination hearing on U.S. Circuit and U.S. District judges : hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 2, 2011.

KF26.J8 2011ac

Jobs for wounded warriors : increasing access to contracts for service disabled veterans : hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations, and Procurement Reform of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 7, 2012.

KF27.O9484 2012d

Transforming wartime contracting : recommendations of the Commission on Wartime Contracting : hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, September 21, 2011.

KF26.H63 2011ad

S. 134, S. 399, S. 1327, and S. 1345 : hearing before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on S. 134, Mescalero Apache Tribe Leasing Authorization Act, S. 399, Blackfeet Water Rights Settlement Act of 2011, S. 1327, a bill to amend the act of March 1, 1933, to transfer certain authority and resources to the Utah Dineh Corporation, and for other purposes, S. 1345, Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation Grand Coulee Dam Equitable Compensation Settlement Act, October 20, 2011.

KF26.I45 2011a

Oversight of the Department of Energy's stimulus spending : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, March 20, 2012.

KF27.O94 2012t

Gasoline prices : hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, to receive testimony on current and near-term future price expectations and trends for motor gasoline and other refined petroleum fuels, March 29, 2012.

KF26.E55 2012t

Oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) : hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 4, 2009.

KF27.E5523 2009n

H.R. 1697, the Communities First Act : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, November 16, 2011.

KF27.B5364 2011v

The SEC's aversion to cost-benefit analysis : hearing before the Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services, and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 17, 2012.

KF27.O948 2012a

The right to choose : protecting union workers from forced political contributions : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 8, 2012.

KF27.O94 2012ab