NEW BOOKS added July 2007


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Arts & Literature

Evidence

Law of War

Banking & Finance

Family Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Civil Rights

Foreign Law

Legal Education

Commercial Law

Health Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Comparative Law

History

Military Law

Computer Law

Housing Law

Partnerships

Constitutional Law

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Consumer Protection

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Contracts

Intellectual Property

Property

Corporations

International Law

Securities Law

Courts

Judges

Sexuality & the Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Jurisdiction

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Education Law

Juveniles

Trials

Elder Law

Land Use Planning

Trusts

Employment Law

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Women

Environmental Law

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Morawetz, Thomas.  Literature and the law.  PN56 .L33 M67 2007

 

Banking & Finance

 

Dolan, John F.  The law of letters of credit: commercial and standby credits. 4th ed.  KF1028 .D65 2007

 

Civil Rights

 

Solove, Daniel J., Marc Rotenberg and Paul M. Schwartz.  Information privacy law. 2nd ed.  KF1262 .S66 2006

 

Commercial Law

 

Bradgate, Robert and Fidelma White.  Commercial law.  KD1629 .B73 2007

 

Warren, William D. and Steven D. Walt.  Commercial law. 7th ed. KF888 .J67 2007

 

Comparative Law

 

Giglio, Francesco.  The Foundations of restitution for wrongs.  K920 .G54 2007

 

Magnus, Ulrich and Hans-W. Micklitz.  Liability for the safety of services.  K579 .L5 M34 2006

 

Merryman, John Henry and Rogelio Pérez-Perdomo.  The civil law tradition: an introduction to the legal systems of Europe and Latin America. 3rd ed.  K585 .M467 2007

 

Computer Law

 

Lim, Yee Fen.  Cyberspace law: commentaries and materials. 2nd ed.  K564 .C6 L555 2007

 

Constitutional Law

 

Barber, Sotirios A. and James E. Fleming.  Constitutional interpretation: the basic questions.  KF4550 .B373 2007

 

Loughlin, Martin and Neil Walker, editors.  The paradox of constitutionalism: constituent power and constitutional form.  K3289 .P37 2007

 

Consumer Protection

 

Whaley, Douglas J.  Problems and materials on consumer law. 4th ed.  KF1608 .W46 2006

 

Contracts

 

Stark, Tina L.  Drafting contracts: how and why lawyers do what they do.  KF807 .S73 2007

 

Corporations

 

Allen, William T., Reinier Kraakman and Guhan Subramanian.  Commentaries and cases on the law of business organization. 2nd ed.  KF1413 .A435 2007

 

Bauman, Jeffrey D., Alan R. Palmiter and Frank Partnoy.  Corporations law and policy: materials and problems. 6th ed.  KF1413 .S63 2007

 

Committee on Business and Corporate Litigation.  Annual review of developments in business and corporate litigation. 2006 ed.  KF1414 .A56 2006

 

Epstein, David G., Richard D. Freer, Michael J. Roberts and George B. Shepherd.  Business structures. 2nd ed.  KF1355 .A7 E67 2007

 

Hazen, Thomas Lee and Jerry W. Markham.  Corporations and other business enterprises: cases and materials. 2nd ed.  KF1413 .H36 2006

 

Letsou, Peter V.  Cases and materials on corporate mergers and acquisitions.  KF1477.A7 L48 2006

 

O'Kelley, Charles R. and Robert B. Thompson.  Corporations and other business associations: cases and materials. 5th ed.  KF1413 .O44 2006

 

Presser, Stephen B.  An introduction to the law of business organizations: cases, notes and questions.  KF1355 .A7 P747 2005

 

Courts

 

Knibb, David G.  Federal Court of Appeals manual: a manual on practice in the United States Courts of Appeals. 5th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF9052 .K63 2007

 

Little, Laura E.  Federal courts: examples and explanations.  Permanent Reserve KF8719 .L58 2007

 

Ostrom, Brian J., et al.  Trial courts as organizations.  KF8719 .T75 2007

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Comerford, James F.  Fundamental principles of Massachusetts criminal law: a quick reference guide.  Permanent Reserve KFM2961 .C65 2004

 

Fletcher, George P.  The grammar of criminal law: American, comparative, and international.  K5018 .F53 2007

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Connerty, Anthony.  A manual of international dispute resolution.  KZ6010 .C66 2006

 

Gelb, Gail Kleven and Richard M. Gelb.  Representing family businesses in disputes.  KFM2615 .C55 R46 2007

 

Education Law

 

Bryant, Rebecca L. and Joan Lerner Stein, chairs.  School law conference 2007.  KFM2790 .Z9 S36 2007

 

Biegel, Stuart.  Education and the law.  KF4118 .B54 2006

 

Elder Law

 

Aptaker, David, et al.  GAL training for category I, J, N, Q and U matters.  KFM2506 .Z9 C68 2007

 

Employment Law

 

Hartley, H. James and Nancy S. Shilepsky, chairs.  Representing the corporate executive in employment matters.  KFM2734 .R47 2007

 

Pomfret, Mark D., chair.  Issues and problems with alternative work arrangements.  KFM2734 .I77 2007

 

Environmental Law

 

Ferrey, Steven.  Environmental law: examples and explanations. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF3775 .Z9 F45 2007

 

Harding, Andrew, editor.  Access to environmental justice: a comparative study.  K3585 .A253 2007

 

Triggs, Gillian D. and Anna Riddell, editors.  Antarctica: legal and environmental challenges for the future.  KWX70 .A58 2007

 

Evidence

 

Giannelli, Paul C. and Edward J. Imwinkelried, Jr.  Scientific evidence. 4th ed.  KF8961 .G53 2007

 

Mueller, Christopher B. and Laird C. Kirkpatrick.  Federal evidence. 3rd ed.  KF8935 .M84 2007

           

Family Law

 

Bingham, Jennifer A., chair.  Employment compensation in divorce cases.  KFM2500 .E46 2007

 

Strach, Patricia.  All in the family: the private roots of American public policy.  HQ536 .S7693 2007

 

Foreign Law

 

Hogg, Peter W.  Constitutional law of Canada. 5th ed.  KE4219 .H645 2006

 

Leathley, Christian.  International dispute resolution in Latin America: an institutional overview.  KG735 .L43 2007

 

Ostberg, C. L. and Matthew E. Wetstein.  Attitudinal decision making in the Supreme Court of Canada.  KE8244 .O85 2007

 

Ward, Angela.  Judicial review and the rights of private parties in EU law. 2nd ed.  KJE4010 .W37 2007

 

Health Law

 

Vernaglia, Lawrence W., chair.  Hospital and health care law conference 2007.  KFM2760 .Z9 H55 2007

 

History

 

Garnett, George.  Conquered England: kingship, succession, and tenure, 1066-1166. 

 

Housing Law

 

Davis, Joshua.  Developing housing under Chapter 40B.  KFM2858 .D48 2007

 

Human Rights

 

Emmerson, Ben, Andrew Ashworth and Alison Macdonald.  Human rights and criminal justice. 2nd ed.  KD7876 .E48 2007

 

Immigration Law

 

Kuck, Charles H. and C. Lynn Calder, editors.  The AILA's immigration litigation toolbox: essential materials for administrative and federal court practice. 2nd ed.  KF4819.3 .A55 2005   

 

Quill, John F., chair.  Immigration law for employment and business lawyers.  KF4819.3 .I443 2007

 

Rovner, Gerald C., chair.  Immigration law conference 2007.  KF4819.3 .I443 2007

 

Intellectual Property

 

Gillespie, Tarleton.  Wired shut: copyright and the shape of digital culture.  K1447.15 .G55 2007

 

International Law

 

McClean, J. D.  Transnational organized crime: a commentary on the UN Convention and its protocols.  K5240 .M38 2007

 

Van Harten, Gus.  Investment treaty arbitration and public law.  K3830 .V36 2007

 

Weiss, Thomas George and Sam Daws, editors.  The Oxford handbook on the United Nations.  Reference Area JZ4970 .O93 2007

 

Judges

 

Dwyer, William L.  Ipse dixit: how the world looks to a federal judge.  KF8775 .D89 2007

 

Jurisdiction

 

Chemerinsky, Erwin.  Federal jurisdiction. 5th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF8858 .C48 2007

 

Jurisprudence

 

Abernathy, Charles F.  Law in the United States.  KF385 .A4 A24 2006

 

Beyleveld, Deryck and Roger Brownsword.  Consent in the law.  K579 .I6 B49 2007

 

Sullivan, Michael.  Legal pragmatism: community, rights, and democracy.  KF4749 .S855 2007

 

Szarko, John C., editor.  Legal briefs & bytes: enlightening and amusing insights on the law.  K58 .L44 2006

 

Juveniles

 

Hoyano, Laura and Caroline Keenan.  Child abuse: law and policy across boundaries.  K5189 .H69 2007

 

Karp, Amy M. and Wendy Wolf, chairs.  Juvenile delinquency and child welfare law conference 2007.  KFM2995 .Z9 J875 2007

 

Land Use Planning

 

Posner, Philip B., chair.  Land use litigation: tactics and trials.  KFM2858 .L36 2007

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Lippke, Richard L.  Rethinking imprisonment.  HV8705 .L56 2007

 

Law of War

 

Hartzell, Caroline A. and Matthew Hoddie.  Crafting peace: power-sharing institutions and the negotiated settlement of civil wars.  JZ6010 .H37 2007

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Charrow, Veda, Myra K. Erhardt and Robert P. Charrow.  Clear and effective legal writing.  Permanent Reserve KF250 .C45 2007

 

Garner, Bryan A.  The redbook: a manual on legal style. 2nd ed.  Permanent Reserve KF250 .G375 2006

 

George, Joyce J.  Judicial opinion writing handbook. 5th ed.  KF250 .G46 2007

 

LeClercq, Terri.  Guide to legal writing style.  KF250 .L3913 2007

 

Legal Education

 

Watson, Alan.  The shame of American legal education.  KF272 .W38 2006

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Garvin, Peggy.  Real world research skills: an introduction to factual, international, judicial, legislative, and regulatory research.  ZA5110 .G37 2006

 

Military Law

 

Richards, Peter Judson.  Extraordinary justice: military tribunals in historical and international context.  K4754 .R53 2007

 

Partnerships

 

Eisenberg, Melvin Aron.  An introduction to agency, partnerships, and LLCs. 5th ed.  KF1366 .E38 2006

 

Gregory, William A. and Thomas R. Hurst.  Unincorporated business associations including agency, partnership, and limited liability companies: cases and materials.  KF1374 .G73 2006

 

Ragazzo, Robert A. and Douglas K. Moll.  Closely held business organizations: cases, materials, and problems.  KF1365 .R34 2006

 

Politics & Government

 

Benoit, William L., et al.  Bush versus Kerry: a functional analysis of campaign 2004.  JK526 2004 .B87 2007

 

Hay, Colin.  Why we hate politics.  JA75.7 .H39 2007

 

Pallitto, Robert M. and William G. Weaver.  Presidential secrecy and the law.  JK468 .S4 P35 2007

 

Strolovitch, Dara Z.  Affirmative advocacy: race, class, and gender in interest group politics.  JK1118 .S78 2007

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Dessem, R. Lawrence.  Pretrial litigation: law, policy, and practice. 4th ed.  Permanent Reserve KF8900 .A4 D47 2007

 

Gensler, Steven S.  Federal rules of civil procedure. 3rd ed.  KF8820 .G45 2007

 

George, Sunila J. Thomas, chair.  How to get probable cause or lack of probable cause at the MCAD.  KFM2811 .Z9 H69 2007

 

Herr, David F., compiler.  Multidistrict litigation manual: practice before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. 2007 ed.  KF8900 .A15 M85

 

Property

 

Burke, D. Barlow.  Law of real estate brokers. 3rd ed.  KF2042 .R4 B87 2007

 

Holtzschue, Karl B.  Holtzschue on real estate contracts and closings. 3rd ed.  KF665 .Z9 H58 2007

 

Warren, William D. and Steven D. Walt.  Secured transactions in personal property. 7th ed.  KF1049 .J67 2007

 

Securities Law

 

Brown, Gary M.  PLI's guide to the SEC's executive compensation and related party transaction disclosure rules. 2nd ed.  KF1449 .B759 2007

           

Rhodes, Mark S.  Transfer of stock. 7th ed.  KF1454 .R48 2007

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Cossman, Brenda.  Sexual citizens: the legal and cultural regulation of sex and belonging.  HM683 .C67 2007

 

Taxation

 

Estill, Scott M.  Tax this! An insider's guide to standing up to the IRS.  KF6324 .Z9 E87 2007

 

Murray, Cornelius J., chair.  Preparing gift tax returns.  KF6594 .P74 2007

 

Terrorism

 

Baker, James E.  In the common defense: national security law for perilous times.  KF4850 .B347 2007

 

Reid, Julian.  The biopolitics of the war on terror: life struggles, liberal modernity, and the defence of logistical societies.  HV6432 .R45 2006

 

Trials

 

Lauriat, Peter M. and Wayne E. Hartwell.  Massachusetts jury trial benchbook. 2nd ed.  Permanent Reserve KFM2942 .Z9 M368 2004

 

Page, William H. and John E. Lopatka.  The Microsoft case: antitrust, high technology, and consumer welfare.  KF228 .U5 P34 2007

 

Trusts

 

Steinkrauss, Kurt R.  GRATs, QPRTs, FLPs & and other discounting techniques.  KF6572 .G739 2007

 

Women

 

Raphael, Jody.  Freeing Tammy: women, drugs, and incarceration.  HV6626.2 .R364 2007