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New Titles List for the Week of June 29, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Alex B. Long and Meredith J. Duncan. Advanced torts: a context and practice casebook. Carolina Academic Press, 2014.

KF1250.L66 2014

 

Coauthored by the Law Center’s own Professor Duncan, this new casebook deals with tort theories not usually covered in a first-year Torts class. In order to focus students’ attention on the professional responsibilities of lawyers, the book places special emphasis on cases involving lawyers as litigants, including cases of professional malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty.  

 

 

 

 

Morris B. Hoffman. The punisher's brain: the evolution of judge and jury. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

K5103.H64 2014

 

In this unique interdisciplinary study, Hoffman brings together neuroscience, evolutionary psychology, English legal history, and his own experience as a trial judge to examine the nature of punishment and forgiveness, as well as their influence on the development of our legal system.   

 

 


New Titles List

Antitrust/Sports Law

Stuart Banner. The baseball trust: a history of baseball's antitrust exemption. Oxford University Press, 2013.

KF3989.B36 2013

Business Torts

Business torts and unfair competition handbook. Third edition. American Bar Association, 2014.

KF3195.Z9B97 2014

Chinese Law

Paul Kossof. Chinese legal research. Carolina Academic Press, 2014.

KNQ47.K67 2014

James M. Zimmerman. China law deskbook: a legal guide for foreign-invested enterprises. Fourth edition. American Bar Association, 2014.

KNQ78.B87Z56 2014

Civil Procedure

A. Benjamin Spencer. Acing civil procedure: a checklist approach to solving procedural problems. Fourth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

KF8841.S654 2014

Conflict of Laws

Symeon C. Symeonides. Codifying choice of law around the world: an international comparative analysis. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K583.S96 2014

Copyright

William S. Strong. The copyright book: a practical guide. Sixth edition. MIT Press, 2014.

KF2994.S75 2014

Energy Law and Policy

Robert Bryce. Smaller faster lighter denser cheaper: how innovation keeps proving the catastrophists wrong. Public Affairs, 2014.

T173.8.B76 2014

Environmental Law and Policy

Gyula Bándi, Marcel Szabó, and Ákos Szalai. Sustainability, law and public choice. Europa Law Publishing, 2014.

K3585.B36 2014

Family Law

June Carbone and Naomi Cahn. Marriage markets: how inequality is remaking the American family. Oxford University Press, 2014.

KF505.C37 2014

Jonathan Herring. Family law: a very short introduction. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K670.H47 2014

Health Law

Advancing the human right to health. José M. Zuniga, Stephen P. Marks, and Lawrence O. Gostin, eds. Oxford University Press, 2013.

K3260.3.A38 2013

Higher Education

Be the dream: Prep for Prep graduates share their stories. Gary Simons, ed. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2003.

LC213.23.N6 B4 2003

Immigration Law

Constructing immigrant  illegality: critiques, experiences, and responses. Cecilia Menjivar and Daniel Kanstroom, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

KF4819.C66 2014

Intellectual Property Law

Abbe E.L. Brown. Intellectual property, human rights and competition: access to essential innovation and technology. Edward Elgar, 2012.

K1401.B784 2012

International Tax

Joseph Isenbergh. International taxation. Third edition. Foundation Press, 2010.

KF6419.I83 2010

Internet Law

Faye Fangfei Wang. Law of electronic commercial transactions: contemporary issues in the EU, US and China. Second edition. Routledge, 2014.

K1005.W35 2014

Juvenile Law

Stephanie Rap and Ido Weijers. The effective youth court: juvenile justice procedures in Europe. Eleven International Publishing, 2014.

KJC1018.R37 2014

Law – General Reading

Legal briefs & bytes: enlightening and amusing insights on the law. John C. Szarko, ed. W.S. Hein, 2006.

K58.L44 2006

Legal Profession

Douglas O. Linder and Nancy Levit. The good lawyer: seeking quality in the practice of law. Oxford University Press, 2014.

K115.L56 2014

Maritime Law

The law and practice of piracy at sea: European and international perspectives. Panos Koutrakos and Achilles Skordas, eds. Hart Publishing, 2014.

KZ7212.L39 2014

Patent Law

The future of the patent system. Ryo Shimanami, ed. Edward Elgar, 2012.

K1505.F88 2012

Public Land and Resource Management

Public land law, regulation, and management. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, 2014.

KF5605.A2P83 2014

Sentencing

Ralph Henham. Sentencing: time for a paradigm shift. Routledge, 2014.

K5121.H46 2014

Supreme Courts

Bruce Allen Murphy. Scalia: a court of one. Simon & Schuster, 2014.

KF8745.S33M87 2014

Taxation of Exempt Organizations

Bruce R. Hopkins and Jody Blazek. Private foundations: tax law and compliance. Fourth edition. Wiley, 2014.

KF6449.H63 2014

Torts

A concise restatement of torts. Third edition. Ellen M. Bublick, ed. American Law Institute Publishers, 2013.

KF1249.A4 A24 2013

Water Law

Essentials of Texas water resources. Third edition. Mary K. Sahs, ed. State Bar of Texas, 2014.

KFT1646.A75 E87 2014


New Government Documents List

 

The troubling path ahead for U.S.-Zimbabwe relations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 12, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013v

Assessing the effectiveness of U.S. chemical safety laws. Hearing before the  Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health,  of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 3, 2011.

KF26.E6773 2011

Assessing the response to Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan. Hearing before the Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 19, 2013.

KF26.F6354 2013c

Benghazi: the attacks and the lessons learned. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, January 23, 2013.

KF26.F6 2013d

CFPB budget review. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 18, 2013.

KF27.B54428 2013f

China's maritime and other geographic threats. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 30, 2013.

KF27.F6422 2013k

Continuing oversight of the Social Security Administration's mismanagement of federal disability programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 19, 2013.

KF27.O9424 2013k

Curbing federal agency waste and fraud : new steps to strengthen the integrity of federal payments. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, May 8, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013j

Demand letters and consumer protection: examining deceptive practices by patent assertion entities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 7, 2013.

KF26.C69317 2013d

Does HIPAA help or hinder patient care and public safety? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 26, 2013.

KF27.E5546 2013h

Educating our children to succeed in the global economy. Field hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ...  July 15, 2011 (Portland, OR).

KF26.L27 2011n

Establishing a Syrian war crimes tribunal? Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 30, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013w

Examining nuclear negotiations: Iran after Rouhani's first 100 days. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013y

Examining options to combat healthcare waste, fraud, and abuse. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, November 28, 2012.

KF27.E553 2012m

Federal Trade Commission and General Services Administration thwart cost saving consolidation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2013.

KF27.O9432 2013j

Green jobs and trade. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 15, 2011.

KF26.E649 2011

H.R. 1900, the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 9, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013m

Haiti: is U.S. AID effective? Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 9, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013v

Implementation of an entry-exit system: still waiting after all these years. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF27.J8 2013k

Improving security and facilitating commerce with Mexico at America's southern border. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 9, 2013.

KF27.F6492 2013f

Lessons learned from the Boston Marathon bombings: preparing for and responding to the attack. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 10, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013m

NAFTA at twenty: accomplishments, challenges, and the way forward. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 15, 2014.

KF27.F6492 2014

Next steps on Egypt policy. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 29, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013w

Nomination of Janet L. Yellen. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on nomination of Janet L. Yellen, of California, to be chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 14, 2013.

KF26.B39 2013s

Obamacare implementation: sticker shock of increased premiums for healthcare coverage. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 22, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013zb

Oversight and management of Department of Energy national laboratories and science activities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 11, 2013.

KF27.S3935 2013d

Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 12, 2013.

KF26.C69 2013f

Public health and drinking water issues. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, February 2, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011a

Rebalance to Asia III: protecting the environment and ensuring food and water security in East Asia and the Pacific. Hearing before the Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 24, 2013.

KF26.F6354 2013b

Reforming SGR: prioritizing quality in a modernized physician payment system. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 5, 2013.

KF27.E553 2013i

Regulation of new chemicals, protection of confidential business information, and innovation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 11, 2013.

KF27.E55273 2013d

Schneider, Kornze, Kastner, and Williams nominations. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, to consider the nominations of Ms. Janice M. Schneider, Assistant Secretary of the Interior (Land and Minerals Management), Department of the Interior  Mr. Neil G. Kornze, director of the Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior  Dr. Marc A. Kastner, director of the Office of Science, Department of Energy  Dr. Ellen D. Williams, director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency--Energy, Department of Energy, December 17, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013w

Suh and Schneider nominations. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the nominations of  Ms. Rhea S. Suh, to be Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, Department of the Interior, and Ms. Janice M. Schneider, to be Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management, Department of the Interior, February 4, 2014.

KF26.E55 2014

Terrorist groups in Syria. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 20, 2013.

KF27.F6489 2013g

The Antwone Fisher story as a case study for child welfare. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 23, 2013.

KF26.F5 2013d

The Cable Act at 20. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 24, 2012.

KF26.C69 2012s

The Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, and the anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 21, 2012.

KF27.E5546 2012g

The future of coal: utilizing America's abundant energy resources. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 25, 2013.

KF27.S3935 2013e

The impact of international regulatory standards on the competitiveness of U.S. insurers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 13, 2013.

KF27.B54674 2013d

The Iran nuclear deal: does it further U.S. national security? Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 10, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013x

The state of rural communications. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 9, 2013.

KF26.C69254 2013a

Title 42: a review of special hiring authorities. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 14, 2012.

KF27.E553 2014n

U.S. energy abundance: regulatory, market, and legal barriers to export. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 18, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013j

Unemployment checks to paychecks: implementing recent reforms. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, April 25, 2012.

KF27.W3464 2012f

Various measures. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session on H. Res. 147, H. Res. 402, H. Res. 404, H. R. 1992, H.R. 3470 and H.R. 3509, November 20, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013u

What facial recognition technology means for privacy and civil liberties. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 18, 2012.

KF26.J868 2012

Where the jobs are: there's an app for that. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 12, 2012.

KF27.E5514 2012h

Wildland fire management. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, to explore wildland fire management, June 4, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013v