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New Titles List for the Week of May 24, 2015

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

Jacqueline D. Lipton. Rethinking cyberlaw: a new vision for Internet law. Edward Elgar, 2015.

KF390.5.C6L565 2015

 

The field known as “cyberlaw” encompasses a number of legal issues, including trademark, copyright, freedom of speech, defamation, and privacy. Professor Lipton’s new book reconceptualizes cyberlaw as a law of the “online intermediary,” and suggests how this framework could inform future regulatory approaches.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Academic law library director perspectives: case studies and insights. Michelle M. Wu, ed. William S. Hein, 2015.

Z675.L2A23 2015

 

This book provides expert guidance for directors of academic law libraries, with case studies grouped under four main headings: “General Advice,” “Unwritten Rules,” “Service Contributions,” and “Developing Issues.” Chapters were contributed by more than 30 successful directors, including the Law Center’s own Professor Simons. 

 

 

David Crump and Jeffrey B. Berman. The story of a civil suit: Dominguez v. Scott's Food Stores, Inc. Third edition. John Marshall Publishing, 2014.

KF8925.N4C78 2014

 

Cowritten by Professor Crump, this book gives students a record of a typical civil case from beginning to end, including pleadings, briefs, motions, jury lists, and transcripts of the proceedings, as well as documents from the post-trial stage and appeal. The third edition has been updated to reflect changes in procedural rules.

 


New Titles List

Environmental Law and Policy

Dennis C. Cory and Tauhidur Rahman. Environmental justice and federalism. Edward Elgar, 2012.

KF3775.C67 2012

Lawrence E. Susskind and Saleem H. Ali. Environmental diplomacy: negotiating more effective global agreements. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

K3585.S867 2015

Family Law

N.V. Lowe and G. Douglas. Bromley's family law. Eleventh edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KD750.B7 2015

Intellectual Property

Jessica Silbey. The eureka myth: creators, innovators, and everyday intellectual property. Stanford University Press, 2015.

KF2979.S59 2015

Intellectual property and general legal principles: is IP a lex specialis? Graeme B. Dinwoodie, ed. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K1401.I587 2015

Intellectual property, entrepreneurship and social justice: from swords to ploughshares. Lateef Mtima, ed. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K1401.I586 2015

International Law

Curtis A. Bradley. International law in the U.S. legal system. Second edition. Oxford University Press, 2015.

KF4581.B73 2015

Investment law within international law: integrationist perspectives. Freya Baetens, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2013...

K3830.I683 2013

International Tax

Reuven S. Avi-Yonah. Advanced introduction to international tax law. Edward Elgar, 2015.

K4460.A935 2015

Oil and Gas

Diógenes Bermúdez Alfonzo. Régimen jurídico de los hidrocarburos gaseosos en Venezuela. Editorial Jurídica Venezolana, 2007.

KHW3969.B47 2007

Tax Law

Federal tax guide. Bloomberg BNA, 2014.

KF6301.A329B57 2015

Terrorism

Philip N.S. Rumney. Torturing terrorists: exploring the limits of law, human rights, and academic freedom. Routledge, 2015.

KZ7170.R86 2015


New Government Documents List

 

21st century cures: incorporating the patient perspective. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 11, 2014.

KF27.E553 2014k

#CommActUpdate: perspectives from former FCC chairmen. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 15, 2014.

KF27.E5522 2014

Committee funding for the 114th Congress. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC.

KF27.H6 2015a

Current national parks bills. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Parks of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on S. 1189, S. 1389, S. 1520, S. 1641, S. 1718, S. 1750, S. 1785, S. 1794, S. 1866, S. 2031, S. 2104, S. 2111, S. 2221, S. 2264, S. 2293, S. 2318, S. 2346, S. 2356, S. 2392, S. 2576, S. 2602, H.R. 412, H.R. 1501, H.R. 2197, July 23, 2014.

KF26.E5555 2014

Examining the GAO report on expectations of government support for bank holding companies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining whether the era of too big to fail is finally over, July 31, 2014.

KF26.B39434 2014d

FERC perspectives: questions concerning EPA's proposed clean power plan and other grid reliability challenges. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth congress, second session, July 29, 2014.

KF27.E5524 2014i

H.R. _________, the Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2013. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 18, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2013a

H.R. 2012, a bill to improve the integrity and safety of interstate horseracing, and for other purposes. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 21, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2013m

Hearing on the nomination of Thomas J. Madison, Jr. to be Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration for the Department of Transportation. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, July 30, 2008.

KF26.E6 2008p

Keystone's red tape anniversary: five years of bureaucratic delay and economic benefits denied. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 19, 2013.

KF27.E5513 2013h

Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell, to be Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, May 14, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014n

Nominations of Robert W. Holleyman II and Cary Douglas Pugh. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the nominations of Robert W. Holleyman II, to be Deputy United States Trade Representative, with the rank of ambassador and Cary Douglas Pugh, to be a judge of the United States Tax Court, July 16, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014i

Nominations of William C. Ostendorff, Richard C. Howorth and Lieutenant General Thomas P. Bostick. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session on the nominations of William C. Ostendorff to be a member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission  Richard C. Howorth to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority  and Lieutenant General Thomas P. Bostick to be Chief of Engineers/Commanding General, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, May 25, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011m

Nominations of: Julian Castro and Laura S. Wertheimer. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on nominations of: Julian Castro, to be Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development  Laura S. Wertheimer, to be Inspector General, Federal Housing Finance Agency, June 17, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014j

Olmstead enforcement update: using the ADA to promote community integration. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session on examining an update on Olmstead enforcement, focusing on using the Americans with Disabilities Act to promote community integration, June 21, 2012.

KF26.L27 2012s

Opportunities for a private and competitive sustainable flood insurance market. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 19, 2014.

KF27.B54674 2014b

Organizational meeting for the 114th Congress  committee rules  oversight plan  parking policy  and resolution to declare the electronic repository. Organizational meeting before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, held in Washington, DC, January 27, 2015.

KF27.H6 2015

Oversight of the Financial Stability Oversight Council. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 17, 2014.

KF27.B54428 2014e

Oversight of the SEC's Division of Corporation Finance. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF27.B514 2014d

Russian arms control cheating and the administration's responses. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 10, 2014.

KF27.F6489 2014j

Safeguarding consumers' financial data. Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on examining the procedures for overseeing data security and breaches of data security by the United States Secret Service and the Federal Trade Commission, February 3, 2014.

KF26.B3949 2014

Social security: a fresh look at workers' disability insurance. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF26.F5 2014j

Superstorm Sandy recovery: ensuring strong coordination among federal, state, and local stakeholders. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on assessing the status of recovery and rebuilding work from the devastation of Superstorm Sandy and the state of the communities affected, March 12, 2014.

KF26.B39452 2014b

The Americans with Disabilities Act at 22: a new generation of Iowans approaches the labor force with high expectations. Field hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session on examining the Americans with Disabilities Act at 22, focusing on a new generation of Iowans and their high expectations as they approach the labor force, July 13, 2012 (Cedar Rapids, IA).

KF26.L27 2012u

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 Thirteenth Congress, second session, May 8, 2014.

KF27.B5 2014h

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's semiannual report to Congress. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's semi-annual report to Congress, discussing the agency's budget, regulatory, supervisory, and enforcement activities, and information about consumer complaints, June 10, 2104.

KF26.B39 2014h

The evolution of terrorist propaganda: the Paris attack and social media. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred  Fourteenth Congress, first session, January 27, 2015.

KF27.F6489 2015

The Financial Stability Oversight Council annual report to Congress. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... June 25, 2014.

KF26.B39 2014i

The fiscal year 2015 EPA budget. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 2, 2014.

KF27.E5524 2014f

The path to efficiency: making FEMA more effective for streamlined disaster operations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Relations, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 24, 2014.

KF26.H6318 2014f

The semi-annual report of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 18, 2014.

KF27.B5 2014g