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Administrative Law

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Law of War

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Food & Drug Law

Legal Education

Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Legal History

Bankruptcy

History

Legal Profession

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Legal Research & Bibliography

Communications Law

Immigration Law

Legislation

Comparative Law

Indian Law

Medical Law

Computer Law

Insurance Law

Organizations

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Politics & Government

Contracts

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Corporations

International Trade

Religion

Courts

Judges

Science & Technology

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisprudence

Securities Law

Dispute Resolution

Juveniles

Taxation

Economics

Labor Law

Terrorism

Environmental Law

Land Use Planning

Torts

Estate Planning & Probate

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Trials

Evidence

Law of the Sea

Trusts

 

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Administrative Law

 

Gordon, Richard J. F.  EC law in judicial review.  KJE5640 .G67 2007

 

Arts & Literature

 

DVD:  Big love. The complete first season.  Reference Area. Feature Film Collection

 

Landay, William.  The strangler.  PS3612 .A5477 S77 2007

 

Banking & Finance

 

White, Gregory L., chair.  Understanding later-stage venture capital and private equity transactions: legal and business perspectives.  KF1428 .Z9 U53 2007

 

Williams, Harding de C.  Federal banking law and regulations: a handbook for lawyers.  KF969 2006  

 

Bankruptcy

 

Ruttenberg, Adam J., chair.  Consumer bankruptcies--one year after the new act: learn the latest law, practice, and attorney's responsibilities.  KF1524.3 .C66 2007

 

Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP.  Reorganizing failing businesses: a comprehensive review and analysis of financial restructuring and business reorganization.  KF1544 .R463

 

Williams, Rosemary E.  Electronic case management and filing in bankruptcy court.  KF242 .B3 W55 2006

 

Civil Rights

 

Ifill, Sherrilyn A.  On the courthouse lawn: confronting the legacy of lynching in the twenty-first century.  HV6457 .I45 2007

 

Communications Law

 

Asscher, Lodewijk and Sjo Anne Hoogcarspel.  Regulating spam: a European perspective after the adoption of the e-privacy directive.  KJE6970 .A87 2006

 

Comparative Law

 

Gross, Oren and Fionnuala Ní Aoláin.  Law in times of crisis: emergency powers in theory and practice.  K3344 .G76 2006

 

Menon, Anand and Martin Schain, editors.  Comparative federalism: the European Union and the United States in comparative perspective.  JN30 .C572 2006

 

Von Mehren, Arthur Taylor and Peter L. Murray.  Law in the United States. 2nd ed.  KF385 .V66 2007

 

Computer Law

 

            Jewkes, Yvonne, editor. Crime online.  HV6773 .C75 2007

 

Koops, Bert-Jaap and Susan W. Brenner, editors.  Cybercrime and jurisdiction: a global survey.  K564 .C6 C93 2006 

 

Constitutional Law

 

Albi, Anneli and Jacques Ziller, editors.  The European Constitution and national constitutions: ratification and beyond.  KJE4445 .E9695 2007

 

Anastaplo, George.  Reflections on freedom of speech and the First Amendment.  KF4772 .A96 2007

 

Choudhry, Sujit, editor.  The migration of constitutional ideas.  K3165 .M54 2006

 

Dillon, John M., editor.  John Marshall, complete constitutional decisions.  KF213 .M3 D5 2003

 

Dyzenhaus, David.  The constitution of law: legality in a time of emergency.  K3344 .D99 2006

 

Eisgruber, Christopher L. and Lawrence G. Sager.  Religious freedom and the constitution.  KF4783 .E355 2007

 

Forum for State Appellate Court Judges.  Still coequal? State courts, legislatures, and the separation of powers: report of the 2004 Forum for State Appellate Court Judges.  KF5130 .F672 2006

 

Hemmer, Joseph J.  The First Amendment: theoretical perspectives.  KF4770 .H46 2006

 

Ratnapala, Suri.  Australian constitutional law: foundations and theory.  KU1750 .R38 2007

 

Contracts

 

Kastely, Amy Hilsman, Deborah Waire Post and Sharon Kang Hom.  Contracting law. 4th ed.  KF801 .A7 K37 2006

 

Corporations

 

DVD:  Enron: the smartest guys in the room.  Permanent Reserve/AV  HD9502 .U54 E57 2005

 

Branch, Ben, Hugh M. Ray and Robin Russell.  Last rights: liquidating a company.  KF1475 .B73 2007

 

Jonker, Jan and Marco de Witte, editors.  The challenge of organizing and implementing corporate social responsibility.  HD60 .C442 2006

 

Renehan, Richard W., chair.  Business litigation conference 2007: a comprehensive update on the latest practice issues.  KFM2613 .Z9 M38 2007

 

Sheppey, Terence and Ross McGill.  Sarbanes-Oxley: building working strategies for compliance.  KF1446 .S527 2007

 

Courts

 

Baird, Vanessa A.  Answering the call of the court: how justices and litigants set the Supreme Court agenda.  KF8742 .B295 2007

 

Jost, Kenneth.  The Supreme Court A to Z. 4th ed.  Reference Area KF8742 .A35 S8 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Dressler, Joshua, editor in chief.  Encyclopedia of crime & justice. 2nd ed.  Reference Area HV6017 .E52 2002 

 

            Leverick, Fiona.  Killing in self-defence.  K5171 .L48 2006

 

Love, Margaret Colgate.  Relief from the collateral consequences of a criminal conviction: a state-by-state resource guide.  KF390 .E87 L68 2006

 

St. Clair, Amber L.  The criminal lawyer's job: a survival guide.  KF9656 .S7 2006

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Forum for State Appellate Court Judges.  The privatization of justice? Mandatory arbitration and the state courts: report of the 2003 Forum for State Appellate Court Judges.  KF9084 .Z9 P74 2006

 

Schneider, Andrea Kupfer and Christopher Honeyman, editors.  The negotiator's fieldbook.  KF9084 .Z9 N436 2006

 

Economics

 

Greif, Avner.  Institutions and the path to the modern economy: lessons from medieval trade.  HF395 .G74 2006

 

Environmental Law

 

Davis, Todd S., editor.  Brownfields: a comprehensive guide to redeveloping contaminated property. 2nd ed.  KF3946 .Z95 B76 2002

 

Louka, Elli.  International environmental law: fairness, effectiveness, and world order.  K3585 .L68 2006

 

Sands, Philippe and Paolo Galizzi, editors.  Documents in European Community environmental law. 2nd ed.  KJE6242 .D63 2006

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Dugan, John G. and James A. McLaughlin, editors.  Actions involving probate of wills, accounts and settlements: GAL training for category D matters.  KFM2507 .Z9 A38 2007

 

Steffensen, Jon E., editor.  A practical guide to estate planning in Massachusetts. 2nd ed.  KFM2540 .P73 2007

 

Evidence

 

Cwik, Cynthia H. and Helen E. Witt, editors.  Scientific evidence review: current issues at the crossroads of science, technology and the law.  KF8961 .S35 2006

 

Family Law

 

            Eekelaar, John.  Family law and personal life.  K625 .E334 2006

 

Kohm, Lynne Marie.  Family manifesto: what went wrong with the moral basis for the family and how to restore it.  HQ515 .K64 2006

 

Patton, William Wesley.  Legal ethics in child custody and dependency proceedings: a guide for judges and lawyers.  KF306 .P38 2006

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Imhoff, Dan.  Foodfight: the citizen's guide to a food and farm bill.  TX360 .U6 I64 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Liu, Guofu.  The right to leave and return and Chinese migration law.  KNQ2445 .L58 2007

 

Peers, Steve.  EU justice and home affairs law. 2nd ed.  KJE5977 .P44 2006

 

History

 

Baker, H. Robert.  The rescue of Joshua Glover: a fugitive slave, the constitution, and the coming of the civil war.  KF4545 .S5 B35 2006

 

Butler, Sara M.  The language of abuse: marital violence in later medieval England.  HV6626.23 .G7 B88 2007

 

Evans, Suzanne.  Mothers of heroes, mothers of martyrs: World War I and the politics of grief.  JZ6405 .W66 E92 2007

 

Williams, Frank J.  Judging Lincoln.  E457.2 .W69 2002

 

Williams, Rina Verma.  Postcolonial politics and personal laws: colonial legal legacies and the Indian state.  KNS540 .W55 2006

 

Human Rights

 

Bedi, Shiv R. S.  The development of human rights law by the judges of the International Court of Justice.  K3240 .B42 2007

 

Dembour, Marie-Bénédicte.  Who believes in human rights? Reflections on the European Convention.  KJC5135 .D455 2006

 

Greer, Steven C.  The European Convention on Human Rights: achievements, problems and prospects.  KJC5132 .G74 2006

 

Hathaway, James C.  The rights of refugees under international law.  K3230 .R45 H38 2005

 

            Likosky, Michael.  Law, infrastructure, and human rights.  K3240 .L55 2006

 

Macklem, Timothy.  Independence of mind.  JC571 .M312 2006 

 

Mani, V. S., editor.  Handbook of international humanitarian law in South Asia.  K3240 .H35 2007  

 

Mutua, Makau.  Human rights: a political and cultural critique.  JC571 .M95 2002

 

Robertson, Geoffrey.  Crimes against humanity: the struggle for global justice. 3rd ed.  K5301 .R63 2006

 

Welna, Christopher and Gustavo Gallón, editors.  Peace, democracy, and human rights in Colombia. JL2881 .P39 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

Bray, Ilona M.  Fiancé & marriage visas: a couple's guide to U.S. immigration. 4th ed.  KF4819.6 .B73 2007

 

Miller, Charles M., editor.  The visa processing guide and consular posts handbook: process and procedure at U.S. consulates and embassies.  KF4827 .V57 2006

 

Indian Law

 

            Cohen, Felix S.  On the drafting of tribal constitutions.  KF8221 .C64 2006

 

Ross, Jeffrey Ian and Larry Gould, editors.  Native Americans and the criminal justice system.  KF8210 .C7 N38 2006

 

Insurance Law

 

Carol A. Griffin, chair.  Automobile liability insurance update 2007: hot developments--and a look ahead for the personal injury lawyer.  KFM2591 .A4 A798 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Gader-Shafran, Rachel.  Intellectual property law dictionary.  KF2977.5 .G33

 

Maniatis, Spyros M.  Trade marks in Europe: a practical jurisprudence.  KJC2792 .M36 2006

 

Maskus, Keith E.  Reforming U.S. patent policy: getting the incentives right.  KF3114 .M26 2006

 

May, Christopher.  The World Intellectual Property Organization: resurgence and the development agenda.  K1404 .M39 2007

 

Rosenmeier, Morten and Stina Teilmann, editors.  Art and law: the copyright debate.  K1460 .A78 2005 

 

International Law

 

Berg, Peter Arend Jan van den.  The politics of european codification: a history of the unification of law in France, Prussia, the Austrian Monarchy and the Netherlands.  KJC970 .B47 2007

 

Blum, Gabriella.  Islands of agreement: managing enduring armed rivalries.  JZ5538 .B58 2007

 

Borer, Tristan Anne, John Darby, and Siobhán McEvoy-Levy.  Peacebuilding after peace accords: the challenges of violence, truth, and youth.  JZ5538 .B66 2006

 

Laursen, Andreas.  Changing international law to meet new challenges:   interpretation, modification, and the use of force.  KZ6374 .L38 2006

 

Scott, Robert E. and Paul B. Stephan  The limits of Leviathan: contract theory and the enforcement of International Law.  K2330 .S36 2006

 

Stumpf, Christoph A.  The Grotian theology of international law: Hugo Grotius and the moral foundations of international relations.  KZ1276 .S78 2006

 

The World Bank legal review: law and justice for development, vol. 1.  K3823 .A15 W67 2003

 

Zerk, Jennifer A.  Multinationals and corporate social responsibility: limitations and opportunities in international law.  HD60 .Z47 2006

 

International Trade

 

Horn, Henrik and Petros C. Mavroidis, editors.  The WTO case law of 2002.  K3840 .W64 2005

 

Qureshi, Asif H.  Interpreting WTO agreements: problems and perspectives.  K4610 .Q87 2006

 

Zhang, Xin.  Implementation of the WTO Agreements in China.  KNQ3405 .Z446 2005

 

Judges

 

Flamm, Richard E.  Judicial disqualification: recusal and disqualification of judges. 2nd ed.  KF8861 .F53 2007

 

Rutkus, Denis Steven and Lorraine H. Tong.  The chief justice of the United States.  KF8742 .R88 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Benítez, Alberto Manuel.  An introduction to the United States legal system: cases and comments.  KF385 .A4 B397 2006

 

Lucy, William.  Philosophy of private law.  K600 .L83 2007

 

Muttart, Daved.  The empirical gap in jurisprudence: a comprehensive study of the Supreme Court of Canada.  KE8244 .M88 2007

 

Sims, Vanessa.  English law and terminology: a guide for practitioners and students.  KD662 .S56 2006

 

Summers, Robert S.  Form and function in a legal system: a general study.  K237 .S86 2006

 

Tamanaha, Brian Z.  Law as a means to an end: threat to the rule of law.  KF382 .T36 2006  

 

Juveniles

 

Fellmeth, Robert C.  Child rights & remedies. 2nd ed.  KF479 .Z9 F45 2006

 

Jensen, Eric L. and Jørgen Jepsen, editors.  Juvenile law violators, human rights, and the development of new juvenile justice systems.  HV9069 .J842 2006

 

Venkatesh, Sudhir Alladi and Ronald Kassimir, editors.  Youth, globalization, and the law.  HV9069 .Y67 2007

 

Labor Law

 

Malsberger, Brian M.  Covenants not to compete: a state-by-state survey.  KF3463 .Z95 C68 2006

 

Servais, Jean-Michel.  International labour law.  K1705 .S47 2005 

 

Land Use Planning

 

Kushner, James A.  Healthy cities: the intersection of urban planning, law and health.  KF5692 .K88 2007

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Gottschalk, Marie.  The prison and the gallows: the politics of mass incarceration in America.  HV9471 .G67 2006

 

Walsh, Jennifer Edwards.  Three strikes laws.  KF9685 .W36 2007

 

Law of the Sea

 

DeSombre, Elizabeth R.  Flagging standards: globalization and environmental, safety, and labor regulations at sea.  HE581 .D47 2006

 

Law of War

 

Jaques, Richard, editor.  Issues in international law and military operations.  KZ6563 .I58 v.80 (2006)

 

O'Keefe, Roger  The protection of cultural property in armed conflict.  K3791 .O44 2006

 

Legal Education

 

Lind, Douglas W.  Bibliography of American law school casebooks, 1870-2004.  KF280 .L56 2006

 

Mertz, Elizabeth.  The language of law school: learning to "think like a lawyer.?  KF279 .M47 2007

 

Ramy, Herbert N.  Succeeding in law school.  KF283 .R36 2006

 

Sullivan, William M., Anne Colby, Judith Welch Wegner, Lloyd Bond and Lee S. Shulman.  Educating lawyers: preparation for the profession of law.  KF272 .E38 2007

 

Tonsing, Dennis J.  1000 days to the bar, but the practice of law begins now.  KF272 .T66 2003

 

Legal History

 

Groebner, Valentin.  Who are you? Identification, deception, and surveillance in early modern Europe.  KJC6034 .G7613 2007

 

Gross, Norman, editor.  Noble purposes: nine champions of the rule of law.  KF353 .N63 2007

 

Killenbeck, Mark Robert.  M'Culloch v. Maryland: securing a nation.  KF228 .M318 K55 2006

 

Maltz, Earl M.  Dred Scott and the politics of slavery.  KF4545 .S5 M35 2007

 

Parratt, David R.  The development and use of written pleadings in Scots civil procedure.   KDC878 .P37 2006

 

Radding, Charles.  The Corpus iuris civilis in the Middle Ages: manuscripts and transmission from the sixth century to the juristic revival.  KJA1067 .R33 2007

 

Stebbings, Chantal.  Legal foundations of tribunals in nineteenth-century England.  KD4890 .S74 2006

 

Tucker, Penelope.  Law courts and lawyers in the city of London, 1300-1550.  KD6857 .T83 2007

 

Legal Profession

 

Elwork, Amiram.  Stress management for lawyers: how to increase personal & professional satisfaction in the law.  KF300 .E49 2007

 

Sapp, John R.  Making partner: a guide for law firm associates. 3rd ed.  KF300 .Z9 G74 2006

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Berring, Robert C. and Elizabeth A. Edinger.  Legal research survival manual.  Permanent Reserve KF240 .B454 2002

 

Dahl, Henry S.  Dahl's law dictionary: Spanish-English/English-Spanish : an annotated legal dictionary.  Reference Area K52 .S6 D33 2006

 

Legislation

 

Sideri, Katerina.  Law's practical wisdom: the theory and practice of law making in new governance structures in the European Union.  KJE5307 .S53 2007

 

Medical Law

 

Marcovitch, Harvey, editor.  Black's medical dictionary.  Reference Area R121 .B598 2006

 

Pozgar, George D.  Legal aspects of health care administration. 10th ed.   KF3821 .P69 2007  

 

Organizations

 

Dodds, Felix.  How to lobby at intergovernmental meetings: mine's a caffe latte.  JZ4850 .D63 2004

 

Politics & Government

 

Adams, Brian E.  Citizen lobbyists: local efforts to influence public policy.  JK2498 .A33 2007

 

Baker, Richard A.  200 notable days: Senate stories, 1787 to 2002.  JK1161 .B313 2006

 

Garbus, Martin.  The next 25 years: the new Supreme Court and what it means for Americans.  KF8742 .G375 2007

 

Greenburg, Jan Crawford.  Supreme conflict: the inside story of the struggle for control of the United States Supreme Court.  KF8742 .G74 2007

 

Nemacheck, Christine L.  Strategic selection: presidential nomination of Supreme Court Justices from Herbert Hoover through George W. Bush.  KF8742 .N46 2007

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Appelbaum, Paul S. and Thomas G. Gutheil.  Clinical handbook of psychiatry & the law.  KF2910 .P75 G87 2007

 

Brooks-Gordon, Belinda and Michael Freeman, editors.  Law and psychology.  K346 .L377 2006

 

Religion

 

Griffin, Leslie.  Law and religion: cases and materials.  KF4865 .A7 G75 2007

 

Thomas, R. Murray.  God in the classroom: religion and America's public schools.  KF4162 .T44 2007

 

Science & Technology

 

Carter, Barbara J., chair.  Current trends in biotech law and practice.  KF1893 .B56 C87 2007

 

Dunleavy, Patrick, Helen Margetts, Simon Bastow and Jane Tinkler.  Digital era governance: IT corporations, the state, and e-government.  JF1525 .A8 D55 2006

 

Murray, Andrew D.  The regulation of cyberspace: control in the online environment.  K564 .C6 M87 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Gibson, Willa E.  A comprehensive review of revised article 9.  KF1050 .Z95 G53 2007

 

Taxation

 

Harris, Peter.  Income tax in common law jurisdictions: from the origins to 1820.  KD5429 .H37 2006

 

Terrorism

 

Saito, Natsu Taylor.  From Chinese exclusion to Guantánamo Bay: plenary power and the prerogative state.  KF5060 .S25 2007

 

Sparks, Thomas McK. and Glenn M. Sulmasy, editors.  International law challenges: homeland security and combating terrorism.  KZ6563 .I58 v.81 (2006)

 

Torts

 

Lytton, Timothy D., editor.  Suing the gun industry: a battle at the crossroads of gun control and mass torts.  KF3941 .S85 2006

 

Trindade, F. A.  The law of torts in Australia. 4th ed.  KU940 .T74 2007

 

Trials

 

Knappman, Edward W., editor.  Great American trials. 2nd ed.  KF220 .G74 2002

 

Ferguson, Robert A.  The trial in American life.  KF220 .F37 2007

 

Trusts

 

Steffensen, Jon E., chair.  Trust drafting with the experts: will trustees resent your draftsmanship, or appreciate it?  KFM2537 .Z9 T782 2006