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New Titles List for the Week of August 11, 2013

                                                                                                                          

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Challenges to religious liberty in the twenty-first century. Gerard V. Bradley, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2012.

K3280.C43 2012

 

Challenges to Religious Liberty in the Twenty-First Century is a collection of essays on current issues that have prompted disputes over the exact meaning of “religious liberty.”  The authors review topics such as originalism, establishment, conscience, globalization and moral responsibility in international relations in order to identify changing perspectives on religious liberty and what they could mean for the law.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Normative pluralism and international law: exploring global governance. Jan Klabbers and Touko Piiparinen, eds. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

KZ1256.N67 2013

 

Normative Pluralism and International Law is an exploration of areas of international law that can potentially be controlled by more than one normative tradition.  The authors examine different legal traditions that address concepts such as human rights, trade customs, professionalism, religion, honor and rationality in order to demonstrate the consequences of an international order where actors can or must choose between different systems of rules when deciding how to act in certain situations.

 


New Titles List

Appellate Advocacy

A practitioner's guide to appellate advocacy. Anne Marie Lofaso, ed. American Bar Association, 2010.

KF9050.P73 2010

Constitutional Law

Frank B. Cross. The failed promise of originalism. Stanford University Press, 2013.

KF4550.C76 2013

Louis Michael Seidman. On constitutional disobedience. Oxford University Press, 2012.

KF4550.S375 2012

Court Rules

American Bar Association standards for language access in courts. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF8725.A94 2012

Environmental Law and Policy

John M. Boehnert. Zoning the oceans: the next big step in coastal zone management. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF5627.B64 2013

Evidence

Joshua Briones and Ana Tagvoryan. Social media as evidence: cases, practice pointers, and techniques. American Bar Association, 2013.

KF8947.5.B75 2013

International Litigation and Arbitration

Harold Hongju Koh. Transnational litigation in United States courts. West, 2008.

KF8840.K64 2008

Internet Law

Michael L. Rustad. Global Internet law in a nutshell. West, 2013.

KF390.5.C6R87 2013

Jury Practice

Nancy Gertner and Judith H. Mizner. The law of juries. West, 2012.

KF8972.G47 2012

Law and Politics

Mark Miller. Exploring judicial politics. Oxford University Press, 2009.

KF8775.M55 2009

Patent Law

Reinier B. Bakels. The technology criterion in patent law: a controversial but indispensable requirement. Wolf Legal Publishers, 2012.

K1505.B35 2012


New Government Documents List

 

Stop Online Piracy Act. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3261, November 16, 2011.

KF27.J8 2012h

Third in a hearing series on securing the future of the Social Security Disability Insurance program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 20, 2012.

KF27.W347 2012b

Pending public health legislation. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 15, 2010.

KF27.E553 2010m

Oversight of the DTV transition: countdown to February 2009. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, September 23, 2008.

KF26.C69 2008ag

NHTSA oversight: the road ahead. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 11, 2010.

KF27.E5515 2010g

H.R. 6149, the Coin and Precious Metal Disclosure Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 23, 2010.

KF27.E5515 2010h

H.R. 4692, the National Manufacturing Strategy Act of 2010. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 14, 2010.

KF27.E5515 2010j

EPA enforcement priorities and practices. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, June 6, 2012.

KF27.E5524 2012c

Challenges facing the U.S. capital markets to effectively implement Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, December 12, 2012.

KF27.B514 2012h

STEM education in action: local schools, nonprofits, and businesses doing their part to secure America's future. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, Monday, April 30, 2012.

KF27.S3984 2012d

Hearing to receive the annual testimony of the Secretary of the Treasury on the state of the international financial system. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 20, 2012.

KF27.B5 2012h

The impact of Dodd-Frank's home mortgage reforms: consumer and market perspectives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, July 11, 2012.

KF27.B5364 2012t

Tax exempt organizations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 16, 2012.

KF27.W345 2012c

Simplifying security: encouraging better retirement decisions. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... February 3, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011

Crisis in Syria: the U.S. response. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, March 20, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013a

Advances in adult and non-embryonic stem cell research. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Technology, and Space of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, June 12, 2003.

KF26.C697 2003h

TRIA at ten years: the future of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing, and Community Opportunity of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, September 11, 2012.

KF27.B5468 2012m

U.S. foreign assistance: what oversight mechanisms are in place to ensure accountability? Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 10, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013b

Supporting economic growth and job creation through customs trade modernization, facilitation, and enforcement. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Trade of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 17, 2012.

KF27.W348 2012

The outbreak of salmonella in eggs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 22, 2010.

KF27.E5546 2010f