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New Titles List for the Week of July 6, 2014

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

Robert W. Hamilton, Jonathan R. Macey, and Douglas K. Moll. The law of business organizations: cases, materials, and problems. Twelfth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

KF1414.H36 2014

 

This casebook, coauthored by the Law Center’s Professor Moll, is now in its twelfth edition and has been revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the law of business organizations. It provides a thorough introduction to the forms of business recognized under U.S. law, including general partnerships, corporations, and limited liability companies.

 

 

 

 

Nick Smith. Justice through apologies: remorse, reform, and punishment. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

K346.S63 2014

 

The author examines the role of apologies in civil and criminal law. While “categorical apologies”—those that involve an admission of guilt—can signify real moral transformation, Smith argues that we must beware of the ways in which apologies are used to manipulate others in an adversarial system.


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Philip Hamburger. Is administrative law unlawful? The University of Chicago Press, 2014.

K3400.H253 2014

Business Organizations

Chunayn Fan. Bringing controlling shareholders to court: standard-based strategies and controlling shareholder opportunism. Eleven International Publishing, 2013. 

K1327.F36 2013

Business Planning

Stephen Fishman. Working for yourself: law & taxes for independent contractors, freelancers & consultants. Ninth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF390.I54F57 2014

Civil Rights

The core international human rights treaties. Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. United Nations, 2014.

K3238.C67 2014

Commercial Law

Boris Kozolchyk. Comparative commercial contracts: law, culture and economic development. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

K1005.K693 2014

Constitutional Law

Uladzislau Belavusau. Freedom of speech: importing European and US constitutional models in transitional democracies. Routledge, 2013.

K3254.B45 2013

Environmental Law and Policy

James Salzman and Barton H. Thompson Jr. Environmental law and policy. Fourth edition. Foundation Press, 2014.

KF3775.S26 2014

Evidence

Fred Galves, Edward J. Imwinkelried, and Thomas J. Leach. Evidence simulations. West Group, 2013.

KF8935.G35 2013

Fourteenth Amendment

Kurt T. Lash. The Fourteenth Amendment and the privileges and immunities of American citizenship. Cambridge University Press, 2014.

KF4558 14th.L37 2014

International Business Transactions

Franco Ferrari and Marco Torsello. International sales law--CISG in a nutshell. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

K1028.3198.F47 2014

International Commercial Arbitration

Joanna Jemielniak. Legal interpretation in international commercial arbitration. Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2014.

K2400.J46 2014

International Trade

Ralph H. Folsom. Principles of international trade law: including the World Trade Organization, NAFTA and the European Union. West Academic Publishing, 2014.

K3943.F645 2014

Jury Practice

Dr. SunWolf. God-thinking: every juror's moral brain, religious beliefs, and their effects on a trial verdict. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF8972.S849 2013

Law and Religion

John W. Compton. The evangelical origins of the living constitution. Harvard University Press, 2014.

KF4869.E93C66 2014

Legal Analysis, Research, and Communication

Megan McAlpin. Beyond the first draft: editing strategies for powerful legal writing. Carolina Academic Press, 2014.

K94.M35 2014

Legal Research

Scott Childs and Sara Sampson. North Carolina legal research. Second edition. Carolina Academic Press.

KFN7475.B34 2014

Maritime Law

Cases and materials on the law of the sea. Second edition. Louis B. Sohn, John E. Noyes, Erik Franckx, and Kristen G. Juras. Brill Nijhoff, 2014.

KZA1145.S66 2014

Mark Zacharias. Marine policy: an introduction to governance and international law of the oceans. Routledge, 2014.

KZA1145.Z33 2014

Reproductive Rights

Judith Daar. Reproductive technologies and the law. Second edition. LexisNexis, 2013.

KF3830.D33 2013

Secured Financing

James Brook. Secured transactions: examples and explanations. Sixth edition. Wolters Kluwer Law and Business, 2014.

KF1053.B76 2014

Securities Regulation

Stephen M. Bainbridge. Insider trading law and policy. Foundation Press, 2014.

KF1073.I5B345 2014

Tax Law

Stephen Fishman. Home business tax deductions: keep what you earn. Tenth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF6491.F574 2014

Stephen Fishman. Tax deductions for professionals. Ninth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF6495.P7F57 2014

Frederick W. Daily and Jeffrey A. Quinn. Tax savvy for small business. Seventeenth edition. Nolo, 2014.

KF6491.D35 2014

War and Emergency Powers

Els Debuf. Captured in war: lawful internment in armed conflict. Editions A. Pedone, 2013.

KZ6519.D43 2013

Water Law

Charles R. Porter Jr. Sharing the common pool: water rights in the everyday lives of Texans. Texas A&M University Press, 2014. 

KFT1323.W2P67 2014


New Government Documents List

 

Protecting our children: the importance of training child training professionals. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, May 22, 2012.

KF26.J8 2012k

A financial review of the Department of Health and Human Services and its fiscal year 2014 budget. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 18, 2013.

KF27.E553 2013j

Afghanistan 2014: year of transition. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 11, 2013.

KF27.F6 2013o

Al-Qaeda's resurgence in Iraq: a threat to U.S. interests. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred thirteenth Congress, second session, February 5, 2014.

KF27.F6 2014a

Bankruptcy code and financial institution insolvencies. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 3, 2013.

KF27.J874 2013h

Building the ladder of opportunity: what's working to make the American Dream a reality for middle-class families. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... July 26, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011p

Columbia River Treaty. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, to consider the draft regional recommendation regarding the Columbia River Treaty, November 7, 2013.

KF26.E55 2013x

Compilation of hearings and markups. Hearings and markups before the Committee on Rules and Administration, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first and second sessions, February 17, 2011,  March 1, 2011,  May 11, 2011, June 29, 2011, March 29, 2012, and April 25, 2012.

KF26.R8 2011

Crisis in the Central African Republic. 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, November 19, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013y

Critical Minerals Policy Act. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, to receive testimony on S. 1600, the Critical Minerals Policy Act of 2012, January 28, 2014.

KF26.E55 2014a

Department of Energy oversight: what is necessary to improve project management and mission performance? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 24, 2013.

KF27.E5546 2013j

Examining reforms to improve the Medicare part B drug program for seniors. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, June 28, 2013.

KF27.E553 2013m

Expanding the Panama Canal: what does it mean for American freight and infrastructure? Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 10, 2013.

KF26.C69 2014h

FDA user fees: advancing public health. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... July 28, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011f

Health reform and health insurance premiums: empowering states to serve consumers. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session ... August 2, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011q

Implementation of the Iran nuclear deal. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House Of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 28, 2014.

KF27.F64826 2014

Innovation Act. Hearing before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3309, October 29, 2013.

KF27.J8 2013m

Is the Obama administration conducting a serious investigation of IRS targeting? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Regulatory Affairs of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 26, 2014.

KF27.O9423 2014

Lessons learned: EPA's investigations of hydraulic fracturing. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy & Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 24, 2013.

KF27.S395 2013g

Making Medicaid work for the most vulnerable. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 8, 2013.

KF27.E553 2013k

No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, on H.R. 7,  January 9, 2014.

KF27.J8566 2014

Nomination of Howard A. Shelanski. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session : nomination of Howard A. Shelanski, to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget,  June 12, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013n

Nomination of John H. Thompson. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session : nomination of John H. Thompson to be Director of the Census, U.S. Department of the Census, July 9, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013p

Nomination of Marilyn B. Tavenner. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on the nomination of Marilyn B. Tavenner, to be administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, April 9, 2013.

KF26.F5 2013e

Nomination of Michael Froman. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, on the nomination of Michael Froman, to be United States Trade Representative, with the rank of ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary, Executive Office of the President, June 6, 2013.

KF26.F5 2013g

Obamacare's impact on premiums and provider networks. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, December 12, 2013.

KF27.O94 2013zd

Overview of the renewable fuel standard: government perspectives. 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 26, 2013.

KF27.E5524 2013k

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: implementation in the wake of administrative delay. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 18, 2013.

KF27.E5546 2013i

Protecting mobile privacy: your smartphones, tablets, cell phones and your privacy. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, May 10, 2011.

KF26.J868 2011a

Regulatory crime: identifying the scope of the problem. Hearing before the Over-Criminalization Task Force of 2013 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, October 30, 2013.

KF27.J868 2013b

Role of voluntary agreements in the U.S. intellectual property system. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 18, 2013.

KF27.J85694 2013a

Satellite video 101. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, February 13, 2013.

KF27.E5522 2013a

Securing the pharmaceutical supply chain. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, on examining the pharmaceutical supply chain, focusing on how the Food and Drug Administration faces challenges overseeing the foreign drug manufacturing supply chain, September 14, 2011.

KF26.L27 2011r

State of wireless 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, June 4, 2013.

KF26.C69254 2013b

Taking back our democracy: responding to Citizens United and the rise of super PACs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 24, 2012.

KF26.J83577 2012b

Terrorist groups in Latin America: the changing landscape. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, February 4, 2014.

KF27.F6489 2014

The 90/10 rule: improving educational outcomes for our military and veterans. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, July 23, 2013.

KF26.H63 2013k

The budget and spending of the Federal Communications Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 16, 2012.

KF27.E5522 2012d

The continuing threat of Boko Haram. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2013.

KF27.F632 2013x

The Fed turns 100: lessons learned over a century of central banking. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, September 11, 2013.

KF27.B56 2013e

The Lifeline fund: money well spent? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 25, 2013.

KF27.E5522 2013e

Title I of the Toxic Substances Control Act: understanding its history and reviewing its impact. 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, June 13, 2013.

KF27.E55273 2013b

TSA oversight: examining the Screening Partnership Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, January 14, 2014.

KF27.O9432 2014

U.S. policy toward Syria. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, April 11, 2013.

KF26.F6 2013e

Your health and your privacy: protecting health information in a digital world. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, November 9, 2011.

KF26.J868 2011