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New Titles List for the Week of April 16, 2017

                                                                                                                          

These titles were recently acquired by the O'Quinn Law Library.

 

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Featured Resource List

 

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Estado de derecho y reforma energética en México. Tony Payan, Stephen P. Zamora, and José Ramón Cossío Díaz, eds. Tirant lo Blanch, 2016.

KGF4134.E87 2016

 

This book is the result of a major research project examining rule of law issues related to energy reform in Mexico. It was published by the UHLC’s Center for U.S. and Mexican Law in collaboration with the Baker Institute's Mexico Center at Rice University, and in association with the School of Government and Public Transformation of the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, the Centro de Investigación para el Desarrollo A.C. (CIDAC), and the Faculty of Law and Criminology at the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León.

 

 

 

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Anatomy of innocence: testimonies of the wrongfully convicted. Laura Caldwell and Leslie S. Klinger, eds. W.W. Norton & Co., 2017.

KF9223.A525 2017

 

An anthology of true stories of people who were wrongfully convicted and later exonerated, as told to an assemblage of popular mystery and thriller writers. It also includes a previously unpublished essay by Arthur Miller, and introductions by Scott Turow and Barry Scheck.


New Titles List

Family Law

Larry Rice and Nick Rice. The complete guide to divorce practice: forms and procedures for the lawyer. Fifth edition. American Bar Association.

KF533.5.R52 2017

Intellectual Property

Mary LaFrance. Understanding trademark law. Third edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2016.

KF3180.L34 2016

International Trade

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. UNCITRAL model law on secured transactions. United Nations, 2016.

K1100.U544 2016

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. UNCITRAL Secretariat Guide on the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. 2016 edition. United Nations, 2016.

K2400.A41958U53 2016

Legal Education

Andrea Susnir Funk. The art of assessment: making outcomes assessment accessible, sustainable, and meaningful. Carolina Academic Press, 2017.

KF272.F86 2017

Designing law and other academic libraries: building upon change. Third edition. Stephen G. Margeton. William S. Hein & Co., 2017

Z679.5.M37 2017

Legal History

Michael J. Klarman. The framers' coup: the making of the United States Constitution. Oxford University Press, 2016.

KF4541.K53 2016

Legal Profession

Daniel Garrie and Bill Spernow. Law firm cybersecurity. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF318.G37 2017

Maritime Law

Baris Soyer. Warranties in marine insurance. Third edition. Routledge, 2017.

KD1845.S694 2017

Ocean law and policy: 20 years under UNCLOS. Carlos Espósito, James Kraska, Harry N. Scheiber, and Moon-Sang Kwon, eds. Brill Nijhoff, 2017.

KZA1120.3.O24 2017

Property

James Charles Smith. The Glannon guide to property: learning property through multiple-choice questions and analysis. Third edition. Wolters Kluwer, 2015.

KF561.S627 2015

Reference

Houston Bar Association. Houston Bar Association pictorial roster 2017. Ranger Canyon Press, 2017.

KF193.H68H687 2017


New Government Documents List

 

Document production status update. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 7, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016h

EPA's 2015 ozone standard: concerns over science and implementation. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 22, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015j

Eritrea: a neglected regional threat. 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 Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 14, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016t

Examining EPA's regional haze program: regulations without visible benefits. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 23, 2016.

KF27.S395 2016a

Examining the safety and service of D.C. Metro. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets and the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 13, 2016.

KF27.O949 2016b

Examining the SEC's agenda, operations, and FY 2017 budget request. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 18, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015r

Expanding access to quality early learning: the Strong Start for America's Children Act. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... April 10, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014m

Health care CO-OPs: a review of the financial and oversight controls. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 21, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016g

Impact of EPA's Clean Power Plan on states. Hearing before the Committee on Environment, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 26, 2016.

KF27.S395 2016d

Legislative hearing to consider S. 3305. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 9, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010j

Office of National Drug Control Policy: reauthorization. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 2, 2015.

KF27.O9432 2015j

Oversight of the Financial Stability Oversight Council. Hearing before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, December 8, 2015.

KF27.B5 2015s

Rebuilding Afghanistan: oversight of Defense Department infrastructure projects. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016m

The growing crisis in South Sudan. 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 Fourteenth Congress, second session, September 7, 2016.

KF27.F632 2016s

The renewable fuel standard: a ten-year review of costs and benefits. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment & Subcommittee on Oversight, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 3, 2015.

KF27.S395 2015c

The Taxpayer Advocate annual report to Congress. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 15, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016d

The ultimate civil right: examining the Hyde amendment and the Born Alive Infants Protection Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, September 23, 2016.

KF27.J8566 2016h

Update: patent demand letter practices and solutions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, February 26, 2015.

KF27.E5514 2015n

White House narratives on the Iran nuclear deal. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 17, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016b