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Arts & Literature

Family Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Banking & Finance

Health Law

Libraries

Biography

Human Rights

Military Law

Civil Rights

Insurance Law

Practice & Procedure

Consumer Protection

Intellectual Property

Property

Corporations

International Law

Psychology & Psychiatry

Courts

International Trade

Science & Technology

Dispute Resolution

Judges

Sexuality & the Law

Economics

Jurisprudence

Social Welfare

Elder Law

Land Use Planning

Taxation

Employment Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Trade Regulation

Environmental Law

Legal Profession

Trials

Evidence

 

 

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Arts & Literature

 

Lorenz, Aaron R. S.  Lyrics and the law: the constitution of law in music.  ML3916 .L67 2007

 

Visconsi, Elliott.  Lines of equity: literature and the origins of law in later Stuart England.  PR438 .L38 V57 2008

 

Banking & Finance

 

Brown, Daniel T. and Jon D. Van Gorp, editors.  Credit market and subprime distress: responding to legal issues.  KF965 .M37 2008

 

Gruson, Michael and Ralph Reisner, editors.  Regulation of foreign banks and affiliates in the United States. 5th edition. Vol. 1 of 3.  KF1001.5 .R44 2008

 

Holzhauser, Guido and Carolin Sutter, editors.  Debt recovery in Europe.  KJC4180 .D43 2007

 

Unger, B.  The scale and impacts of money laundering.  HV6771 .N4 U64 2007

 

Biography

 

Gibson, Bryan.  Law, justice, and mediation: the legend of Saint Yves.  Popular Reading Collection BX4700 .Y8 G52 2008

 

Civil Rights

 

Smith, Robert Samuel.  Race, labor & civil rights: Griggs versus Duke Power and the struggle for equal employment opportunity.  KF3464 .S59 2008

 

Consumer Protection

 

O'Reilly, James T.  Consumer product safety regulation: impact of the 2008 amendments.  KF3945 .A3282008 A2 2009

 

Wolf, Christopher and Kristen J. Mathews, editors.  A practical guide to the red flag rules: identifying and addressing identity theft risks.  KF1262 .P72 2008

 

Corporations

 

Coffee, John C.  Gatekeepers: the professions and corporate governance.  HD2741 .C623 2006

 

Dine, Janet, Marios Koutsias, and Michael Blecher.  Company law in the new Europe: the EU acquis, comparative methodology and model law.  KJE2451 .D56 2007

 

Glazer, Donald W., Scott FitzGibbon and Steven O. Weise.  Glazer and FitzGibbon on legal opinions: drafting, interpreting, and supporting closing opinions in business transactions. 3rd edition.  KF1355 .F57 2008

 

Mancuso, Anthony.  How to form a nonprofit corporation. 8th edition.  KF1388 .M36 2007

 

Rowley, J. W. and Donald I. Baker, editors.  Rowley and Baker: international mergers: the antitrust process. 3rd edition.  K1362 .I584 2001

 

Tully, Stephen, editor.  International documents on corporate responsibility.  K1327 .I58 2005

 

Tully, Stephen, editor.  Research handbook on corporate legal responsibility.  K1329.5 .R47 2005

 

Courts

 

Warner, Ralph E.  Everybody's guide to small claims court. 12th edition.  KF8769 .W37 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Goldman, Barry.  The science of settlement: ideas for negotiators.  KF9084 .G653 2008

 

Von Mehren, Robert B., Steven J. Burton and George W. Coombe.  American arbitration: principles and practice.  KF9085 .V66 2008

 

Economics

 

Zerbe, Richard O. and Allen S. Bellas.  A primer for benefit-cost analysis.  HD47.4 .Z472 2006

 

Elder Law

 

Brisk, William J., Ilene S. Klein and Ellen B. Scult.  Massachusetts elder law. 2nd edition.  KFM2491 .A3 B753 2008

 

Employment Law

 

Sullivan, Charles A. and Lauren M. Walter.  Employment discrimination: law and practice. 4th edition.  KF3464 .S93 2009

 

Environmental Law

 

Holtby, Kareen L.  International environmental liability and barriers to trade: market access and biodiversity in the biosafety protocol.  HC79 .E5 H649 2007

 

Shaw, W. Douglass.  Water resource economics and policy: an introduction.  HD1691 .S53 2005

 

Evidence

 

Digital evidence in the courtroom: a guide for law enforcement and prosecutors.  KF8947 .D54 2007

 

Leonard, David P.  The new Wigmore: a treatise on evidence: evidence of other misconduct and similar events.  KF8935 .W554 L462 2009

 

Family Law

 

Federico, Phyllis E. and Peter F. Zupcofska.  Massachusetts divorce law practice manual. 2nd edition.  KFM2500 .M376 2008

 

Ihara, Toni Lynne, Ralph Warner and Frederick Hertz.  Living together: a legal guide for unmarried couples. 14th edition.  KF538 .I35 2008

 

Richman, Kimberly D.  Courting change: queer parents, judges, and the transformation of American family law.  KF540 .R53 2009

 

Health Law

 

Chalmers, James.  Legal responses to HIV and AIDS.  K3575 .A43 C43 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Christensen, Ane Maria Roddik.  Judicial accommodation of human rights in the European Union.  KJE5132 .C54 2007

 

Collection of international instruments and legal texts concerning refugees and others of concern to UNHCR.  K3230 .R45 C65 2007

 

Insurance Law

 

Malecki, Donald S., Pete Ligeros and Jack P. Gibson.  The additional insured book. 5th edition.  HG9990.3 .M35 2004

 

Meyer, William F. and Franklin L. Best, Jr.  Life and health insurance law. 2nd edition.  KF1175 .M48 2008

 

Weimer, Britton D., Clarance E. Hagglund and Andrew F. Whitman.  Law of commercial insurance agents and brokers.  KF1167 .W44

 

Intellectual Property

 

Faber, Robert C.  Faber on mechanics of patent claim drafting.  KF3125 .C5 F33 2008

 

Lewinski, Silke von.  International copyright law and policy.  K1420.5 .L485 2008

 

Tittemore, Lisa M. and Nicole Rizzo Smith.  Protecting and enforcing copyright. 3rd edition.  KF2994 .T57 2008

 

International Law

 

Charte des Nations Unies, statut et règlement de la cour et autres textes = Charter of the United Nations, statute and rules of court and other documents.  KZ6277 .C43 2007

 

International Trade

 

Bentley, Philip and Aubrey Silberston.  Anti-dumping and countervailing action: limits imposed by economic and legal theory.  K4635 .B46 2007

 

Kelly, Trish.  The impact of the WTO: the environment, public health and sovereignty.  HF1385 .K46 2007

 

Judges

 

Pannick, David.  I have to move my car: tales of unpersuasive advocates and injudicious judges.  Popular Reading Collection K183 .P36 2008

 

Jurisprudence

 

Leiter, Brian.  Naturalizing jurisprudence: essays on American legal realism and naturalism in legal philosophy.  K341 .L45 2007

 

Land Use Planning

 

Rybczynski, Witold.  Last harvest: how a cornfield became New Daleville: real estate development in America from George Washington to the builders of the twenty-first century, and why we live in houses anyway.  HT169.57 .U62 N497 2007

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Schiess, Wayne.  Better legal writing: 15 topics for advanced legal writers.  KF250 .S347 2005

 

Legal Profession

 

Robertson, Edwin David.  Brethren and sisters of the bar: a centennial history of the New York County Lawyers' Association.  KF334 .N4 N337 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Adelman, Elizabeth and Suzanne E. Rowe.  New York legal research.  Reference Area KFN5074 .A34 2008

 

Baker, John H. and Anthony Taussig, compilers.  A Catalogue of the legal manuscripts of Anthony Taussig.  KD56 .T38 2007

 

Barger, Coleen M.  Arkansas legal research.  Reference Area KFA3675 .B37 2007

 

Beyer, Gerry W.  Modern dictionary for the legal profession. 4th edition.  Reference Area KF156 .R42 2008

 

Busharis, Barbara J. and Bonny L. Tavares.  Pennsylvania legal research.  Reference Area KFP75 .B87 2007

 

Busharis, Barbara J. and Suzanne E. Rowe.  Florida legal research. 3rd edition.  Reference Area KFF75 .R69 2007

 

Custer, Joseph A. and Christopher L. Steadham.  Kansas legal research.  Reference Area KFK75 .C87 2008

 

Fordyce-Ruff, Tenielle and Suzanne E. Rowe.  Idaho legal research.   Reference Area KFI75 .F67 2008

 

Heintz, Julie A.  Washington legal research.  Reference Area KFW75 .H45 2005

 

Herrera, Tamara.  Arizona legal research.  Reference Area KFA2475 .H47 2008

 

Lysaght, Pamela.  Michigan legal research.  Reference Area KFM4275 .L97 2006

 

Macfarlane, Hether C. and Suzanne E. Rowe.  California legal research.  Reference Area KFC74 .M33 2008

 

Manz, William H.  Guide to state legislation, legislative history, and administrative materials. 7th edition.  Reference Area KF1 .G8 2008

 

Marshall, Sibyl and Carol Parker.  Tennessee legal research.  Reference Area KFT75 .M37 2007

 

Raistrick, Donald.  Index to legal citations and abbreviations. 3rd edition.  Reference Area KD400 .R35 2008

 

Rowe, Suzanne E.  Oregon legal research. 2nd edition.  Reference Area KFO2475 .R69 2007

 

Temm, Wanda M. and Julie M. Cheslik.  Missouri legal research.  Reference Area KFM7875 .T46 2007

 

Wojcik, Mark E.  Illinois legal research.  Reference Area KFI1275 .W65 2003

 

Libraries

 

Casey, Michael E. and Laura C. Savastinuk.  Library 2.0: a guide to participatory library service.  Professional Collection Z678 .C35 2007

 

Kern, M. Kathleen.  Virtual reference best practices: tailoring services to your library.  Professional Collection Z711.45 .K47 2009

 

Military Law

 

Schlueter, David A.  Military criminal justice: practice and procedure. 7th edition.  KF7620 .S34 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Moore's federal practice: proposed amendments to civil rules 26 and 56.  KF8820 .A313 M633 2008

 

Property

 

Doskow, Emily and Cora Jordan.  Neighbor law: fences, trees, boundaries & noise. 6th edition.  KF639 .J67 2008

 

Psychology & Psychiatry

 

Cutler, Brian L., editor.  Encyclopedia of psychology & law.  Reference Area K346 .E53 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Cohen, Cynthia B.  Renewing the stuff of life: stem cells, ethics, and public policy.  QH588 .S83 C46 2007

 

Cullis, Roger.  Patents, inventions and the dynamics of innovation: a multidisciplinary study.  T173.8 .C85 2007

 

Wetherell, John R.  A practical guide to life science companies: commercializing and protecting innovation.  KF3133 .B56 W47 2009

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

Clifford, Denis, Frederick Hertz, and Emily Doskow.  A legal guide for lesbian and gay couples. 14th edition.  KF539 .C87 2007

 

Social Welfare

 

Shilling, Dana.  Legal issues of dependent and incapacitated people.  KF390 .A4 S55 2007

 

Taxation

 

Baker, Philip.  Double taxation conventions: a manual on the OECD Model Tax Convention on Income and on Capital. 3rd edition.  K4475.4 .B342

 

Grundy, Milton and Aparna Nathan, editors.  Offshore business centres: a world survey. 8th edition.  K4464.5 .O34 2008

 

Saunders, M. Roy.  International tax systems and planning techniques.  K4460 .S28

 

RIA's complete analysis of the Emergency Economic Stabilization, Energy, Extenders and AMT Relief Acts of 200  :with code and ERISA sections as amended and committee reports.  KF6276.62008 .A21 2008 

 

Tax legislation 2008: Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (P.L. 110-343) as signed by the President on October 3, 2008 : law, explanation and analysis.  KF6276.62008 .A2 2008

 

Trade Regulation

 

Pace, Lorenzo Federico.  European antitrust law: prohibitions, merger control and procedures.  KJE6465 .P33 2007

 

Trials

 

Smith, Abbe.  Case of a lifetime: a criminal defense lawyer's story.  Popular Reading Collection KF224 .J36 S65 2008