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New Titles List for the Week of June 25, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Featured Resource List

 

 

The law of judicial precedent. Bryan A. Garner, ed. Thomson Reuters, 2016.

KF429.G37 2016

 

This is a comprehensive, hornbook-style treatment of the law of judicial precedent, written by twelve appellate judges and a law professor. Topics covered include the nature and authority of judicial precedents, state and federal doctrine and practice, state law in federal court, and foreign precedents.  

 

 

 

 

 

The rule of law and its application to the United Nations. Clemens A. Feinäugle, ed. Nomos/Hart, 2016.

KZ4992.R85 2016

 

The essays in this book examine the rule of law and how it applies to the UN’s work in a number of different areas, including sanctions, peacekeeping operations, administration of territories, international dispute resolution, and human rights.


New Titles List

British Law

John Eaton. Finding English law: quick access to key titles. Second edition. William S. Hein & Co., 2017.

KD51.E28 2017

Consumer Law

Jonathan Sheldon, Carolyn L. Carter, Andrew Pizor, Elizabeth De Armond, and Jeffrey Thorn. Federal deception law: FTC and CFPB rules, RICO, False Claims Act, debt relief, TCPA, telemarketing, and parallel state statutes. Third edition. National Consumer Law Center, 2017.

KF1609.S43 2017

Law and Politics

John Crabtree and Francisco Durand. Peru: elite power and political capture. Zed Books, 2017.

F3448.5.C67 2017

Oil and Gas

Pablo Ferrara. Sovereignty disputes and offshore development of oil and gas. Nomos, 2016.

K3918.F47 2016

King & Spalding LLP. Upstream government petroleum contracts: a practitioner's guide to concessions, production sharing contracts, and risk service agreements. Juris Publishing, 2017.

K3915.U67 2017

Tax Law

Taxation and skills. OECD Publishing, 2017.

HJ2305.T39 2017


New Government Documents List

 

A review of the Department of Education and student achievement. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 30, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015ze

A review of the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 28, 2015.

KF27.S3985 2015g

Academic research regulatory relief: a review of new recommendations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 29, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016f

Are we losing the space race to China? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 27, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016g

Canada's fast-track refugee plan: unanswered questions and implications for U.S. national security. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 3, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016h

Charting a course: expert perspectives on NASA's human exploration proposals. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 3, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016

Commercial remote sensing: facilitating innovation and leadership. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 7, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016f

Continuing America's leadership: advancing research and development for patients. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... March 24, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015n

Cybersecurity and protecting taxpayer information. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 12, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016p

Evaluating FDIC's response to major data breaches: is the FDIC safeguarding consumers' banking information? Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 14, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016i

Examining access and supports for service members and veterans in higher education. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... May 22, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014r

Examining EPA's predetermined efforts to block the Pebble Mine. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress.

KF27.S39 2015o

Examining misconduct and intimidation of scientists by senior DOE officials. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight & Subcommittee on Energy, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 21, 2016.

KF27.S3982 2016b

FDIC data breaches: can Americans trust that their private banking information is secure? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 12, 2016.

KF27.S3982 2016a

Federal cybersecurity after the OPM data breach: have agencies learned their lesson? Hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 16, 2016.

KF27.O9444 2016a

Federal mitigation requirements and interagency coordination related to the economic development on federal, state, and private lands. Joint field hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, and the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, August 17, 2015--Wasilla, AK.

KF26.E55 2015za

Flint water crisis: impacts and lessons learned. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy and the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF27.E55273 2016c

Hearing on the nomination of Ken Kopocis to be Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water for the Environmental Protection Agency and Rebecca Wodder to be Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks for the Department of the Interior. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 19, 2011.

KF26.E6 2011p

Human spaceflight ethics and obligations: options for monitoring, diagnosing, and treating former astronauts. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 15, 2016.

KF27.S3995 2016c

Making EPA great again. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 7, 2017.

KF27.S39 2017

Nomination of Andrew Mayock. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session: nomination of Andrew Mayock to be Deputy Director for Management, Office of Management and Budget, June 28, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016g

Nomination of Lauren McFerran to serve as a member of the National Labor Relations Board. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, November 20, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014t

Nomination of Sharon Block to serve as a member of the National Labor Relations Board. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, September 9, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014u

Nominations of Michael J. Missal and Hon. Carolyn N. Lerner. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session:  nominations of Michael J. Missal to be Inspector General, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and Hon. Carolyn N. Lerner to be Special Counsel, U.S. Office of Special Counsel, January 12, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016c

Oversight hearing on the use of oil dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, August 4, 2010.

KF26.E663 2010a

Oversight: modernization of the Endangered Species Act. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 15, 2017.

KF26.E6 2017

Pending nominations. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session : nominations of Hon. Patrick Pizzella, nominee to be a Member, Federal Labor Relations Authority  Julie H. Becker, nominee to be an Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia  Steven N. Berk, nominee to be an Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia  and Elizabeth Wingo, nominee to be an Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, March 2, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016d

Protecting America's water treatment facilities. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 28, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010n

Regulating space: innovation, liberty, and international obligations. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Space, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 8, 2017.

KF27.S3995 2017

Reviewing the rising price of EpiPens. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 21, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016q

Risky business: the DOE loan guarantee program. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 15, 2017.

KF27.S3935 2017

SBIR/STTR reauthorization: a review of technology transfer. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 16, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016e

Science of Zika: the DNA of an epidemic. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 25, 2016.

KF27.S39 2016g

State of research on potential environmental health factors with autism and related neurodevelopment disorders. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children's Health of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, August 3, 2010.

KF26.E62 2010

The Department of Energy's role in advancing the national, economic, and energy security of the United States. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 15, 2016.

KF27.E5524 2016m

The future of housing in America: examining the health of the Federal Housing Administration. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 11, 2016.

KF27.B54674 2016a

The status of advanced nuclear technologies. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 17, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016m

Trading with the enemy: trade-based money laundering is the growth industry in terror finance. Hearing before the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 3, 2016.

KF27.B554 2016

Understanding the role of connected devices in recent cyberattacks. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology and the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 16, 2016.

KF27.E5522 2016e

Unsustainable federal spending and the debt limit. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 2, 2016.

KF27.B54428 2016