NEW BOOKS added January 2009


Boston College Law Library

 

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Accounting

Elder Law

Legal Profession

Administrative Law

Estate Planning & Probate

Legislation

Arts & Literature

Evidence

Medical Law

Banking & Finance

Family Law

Organizations

Bankruptcy

Food & Drug Law

Partnerships

Biography

Foreign Law

Practice & Procedure

Civil Rights

History

Professional Ethics

Commercial Law

Housing Law

Property

Computer Law

Human Rights

Religion

Constitutional Law

Intellectual Property

Science & Technology

Consumer Protection

Judges

Securities Law

Contracts

Jurisdiction

Social Welfare

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Sports Law

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

Trade Regulation

Death Penalty

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Trusts

Dispute Resolution

Legal Analysis & Writing

Women

Economics

 

 

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Accounting

 

Tredennick, John C.  The lawyer's guide to Microsoft Excel 2007.  HF5686 .L35 T73 2009

 

Administrative Law

 

Funk, William F., Jeffrey S. Lubbers, and Charles Pou, Jr., editors.  Federal administrative procedure sourcebook. 4th edition.  KF5406 .A3 2008

 

Arts & Literature

 

Atkinson, Logan and Diana Majury, editors.  Law, mystery, and the humanities: collected essays.  K487 .C8 L39 2008

 

Banking & Finance

 

Berson, Susan A.  The modern rules of personal finance for professionals.  HG179 .B465 2008

 

Carnell, Richard Scott, Jonathan R. Macey and Geoffrey P. Miller.  The law of banking and financial institutions. 4th edition.  KF973 .M33 2009

 

Clore, Duncan L., editor.  Financial institution bonds. 3rd edition.  KF1223 .A75 F55 2008

 

Schroeder, Gilbert J. and John J. Tomaine, editors.  Loan loss coverage under financial institution bonds.  KF1189.5 .L63 2007

 

Bankruptcy

 

Clark, Leif M.  Ancillary and other cross-border insolvency cases under Chapter 15 of the bankruptcy code.  K1375 .C58 2008

 

Biography

 

Daughen, Joseph R.  Fearless: the Richard A. Sprague story.  KF373 .S6 D38 2008

 

Iglesias, David.  In justice: inside the scandal that rocked the Bush administration.  KF373 .I355 A3 2008

 

Civil Rights

 

Avery, Michael, editor.  We dissent: talking back to the Rehnquist court: eight cases that subverted civil liberties and civil rights.  KF4749 .A2 W4 2009

 

Parry, John.  Disability discrimination law, evidence and testimony: a comprehensive reference manual for lawyers, judges and disability professionals.  KF480 .P3645 2008

 

Zick, Timothy.  Speech out of doors: preserving First Amendment liberties in public places.  KF4772 .Z42 2009

 

Commercial Law

 

Barkoff, Rupert M. and Andrew C. Selden, editors.  Fundamentals of franchising. 3rd edition.  KF2023 .F86 2008

 

Mootz, Francis J., David Frisch and Peter A. Alces.  Commercial contracting: sales, leases, and computer information. 2nd edition.  KF915 .M66 2008

 

Computer Law

 

Chander, Anupam, Lauren Gelman, and Margaret Jane Radin, editors.  Securing privacy in the Internet age.  K3264 .C65 S43 2008

 

Classen, H. Ward.  A practical guide to software licensing for licensees and licensors. 3rd ed.  KF3024 .C6 C56 2008

 

Constitutional Law

 

Cuddihy, William J.  The Fourth Amendment: origins and original meaning, 602-1791.  KF9630 .C83 2009

 

Perry, Michael J.  Constitutional rights, moral controversy, and the Supreme Court.  KF8748 .P39 2009

 

Consumer Protection

 

Hobbs, Robert J. and Jonathan Sheldon, editors.  Consumer law pleadings: pleadings from all NCLC manuals, including consumer law pleadings number fourteen (2008).  KF1040 .A3 C67 2008

 

Sheldon, Jonathan A. and Carolyn L. Carter.  Unfair and deceptive acts and practices. 7th edition.  KF1609 .S53 2008

 

Contracts

 

Twigg-Flesner, Christian.  The Europeanisation of contract law: current controversies in law.  KJC1720 .T85 2008

 

Corporations

 

Model business corporation act: official text with official comment and statutory cross-references, revised through December 2007.  KF1404.52 .A648 2008

 

Thomsen, Steen.  An introduction to corporate governance: mechanisms and systems.  HD2741 .T46 2008

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Gallant, Kenneth S.  The principle of legality in international and comparative criminal law.  K5165 .G35 2009

 

Schechter, Harold, editor.  True crime: an American anthology.  Popular Reading Collection HV6521 .T783 2008

 

Death Penalty

 

Lytle, Leslie.  Execution's doorstep: true stories of the innocent and near damned.  KF221 .M8 L98 2008

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Silverman, Peter R.  The client's guide to mediation and arbitration: the strategy for winning.  KF9084 .S55 2008

 

Economics

 

Parisi, Francesco and Vincy Fon.  The economics of lawmaking.  K3316 .P37 2009

 

Elder Law

 

Frolik, Lawrence A.  Residence options for older and disabled clients.  KF390 .A4 F755 2008

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Evans, Daniel B.  How to build and manage an estates practice. 2nd edition.  KF300 .E93 2008

 

Evidence

 

ABA standards for criminal justice: DNA evidence.  KF9666.5 .A33 2007

 

Losey, Ralph C.  e-Discovery: current trends and cases.  KF8902 .E42 L67 2008

 

Waltz, Jon R., Roger C. Park and Richard D. Friedman.  Evidence: cases and materials. 11th edition.  KF8934 .K37 2009 

 

Family Law

 

Boele-Woelki, Katharina and Tone Sverdrup, editors.  European challenges in contemporary family law.  KJC1104.8 .E96 2008

 

Jordan, Lisae C.  The domestic violence civil law manual: protection orders and family law cases.  KF505 .J67 2007

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Hutt, Peter Barton, Richard A. Merrill and Lewis Grossman.  Food and drug law: cases and materials. 3rd edition.  KF3868 .F66 2007

 

Robertson, Carol.  The little red book of wine law: a case of legal issues.  Popular Reading Collection K3935 .R62 2008

 

Foreign Law

 

Ingman, Terence.  The English legal process. 12th ed.  KD7111 .I53 2008

 

Sime, Stuart.  A practical approach to civil procedure. 11th ed.  KD7325 .S53 2008

 

History

 

Masschaele, James.  Jury, state, and society in medieval England.  KD7540 .M37 2008

 

Housing Law

 

Duke, Annette R., editor.  Legal tactics: tenants' rights in Massachusetts: private housing. 7th edition.  KFM2517 .L44 2008

 

Human Rights

 

Bourquain, Knut.  Freshwater access from a human rights perspective: a challenge to international water and human rights law.  K3240 .B678 2008

 

Intellectual Property

 

Deere, Carolyn.  The implementation game: the TRIPS agreement and the global politics of intellectual property reform in developing countries.  K1401 .A41994 D44 2009

 

Lessig, Lawrence.  Remix: making art and commerce thrive in the hybrid economy.  KF3020 .L47 2008

 

Judges

 

Friedman, Joel William.  Champion of civil rights: Judge John Minor Wisdom.  KF373 .W516 F75 2009

 

Kuhne, Cecil C.  Convincing the judge: practical advice for litigators.  KF380 .K84 2008

 

Jurisdiction

 

Ryngaert, Cedric.  Jurisdiction in international law.  KZ4017 .R96 2008

 

Jurisprudence

 

Schroeder, Jeanne Lorraine.  The four Lacanian discourses, or, Turning law inside-out.  K230 .L282 S37 2008

 

Labor Law

 

Berkowitz, Philip M., Anders Etgen Reitz, and Thomas Muller-Bonanni, editors.  International labor and employment law. 2nd edition.  K1705 .I53 2008

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Bennett, Christopher.  The apology ritual: a philosophical theory of punishment.  HV8688 .B46 2008

 

Commission on Effective Criminal Sanctions.  Second chances in the criminal justice system: alternatives to incarceration and reentry strategies.  KF9750.5 .A75 S43 2007

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Darmstadter, Howard.  Hereof, thereof, and everywhereof: a contrarian guide to legal drafting. 2nd edition.  KF250 .D37 2008

 

Garner, Bryan A.  Garner on language and writing: selected essays and speeches of Bryan A. Garner.  KF250 .G376 2009

 

Legal Profession

 

American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division.  The 101 practice series: breaking down the basics.  KF297 .A754 2008

 

Furi-Perry, Ursula.  Fifty unique legal paths: how to find the right job.  KF297 .F87 2008

 

Profile of legal malpractice claims: 2004-2007.  KF313 .P76 2008

 

Steiger, David A.  The globalized lawyer: secrets to managing outsourcing, joint ventures, and other cross-border transactions.  KF299 .I5 S74 2008

 

Susskind, Richard E.  The end of lawyers?: rethinking the nature of legal services.  K87.S865 2008

 

Tower-Pierce, Julie.  Staying at home, staying in the law: a guide to remaining active in the legal profession while pursuing your dreams.  KF299 .W6 T68 2008

 

Legislation

 

Hetzel, Otto J., Michael E. Libonati and Robert F. Williams.  Legislative law and statutory interpretation: cases and materials. 4th edition.  KF4930 .H47 2008

 

Medical Law

 

Freeman, Michael D. A., editor.  Law and bioethics.  K3601 .L38 2008

 

Organizations

 

Hopkins, Bruce R.  Private foundation law made easy.  KF1388 .H675 2008

 

Partnerships

 

Mooney, Michael E.  Organizing and dissolving a Massachusetts business.  KFM2607 .O73 2008

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Brady, Patrick F. and Joseph D. Lipchitz, editors.  Massachusetts Superior Court civil practice jury instructions. 2nd edition.  Permanent Reserve KFM2942.6 .M37 2008

 

Collings, Robert B., Joan A. Lukey, and Max D. Stern, editors.  Federal civil litigation in the first circuit. 2nd edition.  KF9054 1st .F428 2008

 

Edgeworth, Dee.  Asset forfeiture: practice and procedure in state and federal courts. 2nd edition.  KF9747 .E33 2008

 

Weiman, Liz M.  The lawyers' guide to Concordance.  KF320 .A9 W44 2008

 

Professional Ethics

 

Salkin, Patricia E., editor.  Ethical standards in the public sector. 2nd edition.  KF299 .G6 E87 2008

 

Property

 

Saltz, Sidney G., editor.  From handshake to closing: the role of the commercial real estate lawyer.  KF665 .F76 2008

 

Stein, Gregory M., Morton P. Fisher, Jr., and Marjorie P. Fisher.  A practical guide to commercial real estate transactions: from contract to closing.  KF665 .S73 2008

 

Religion

 

Mehdi, Rubya, et al., editors.  Law and religion in multicultural societies.  BL65 .L33 L39 2008

 

Science & Technology

 

Drogin, Eric York, editor.  Science for lawyers.  K487 .S3 S255 2008

 

Securities Law

 

Sepinuck, Stephen L., editor.  Practice under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.  KF1050 .P73 2008

 

Social Welfare

 

ABA Center on Children and the Law.  Children, law, and disasters: what we have learned from the hurricanes of 2005.  KF3735 .C45 2009

 

Sports Law

 

Minan, John H.  The little green book of golf law: the real rules of the game of golf.  Popular Reading Collection KF3989 .M56 2007

 

Trade Regulation

 

Harak, Charlie and Olivia Bae Wein.  Access to utility service: regulated, de-regulated and unregulated utilities, deliverable fuels, and telecommunications. 4th edition.  KF2094 .S281 2008

 

Whish, Richard.  Competition law. 6th ed.  KJE6456 .W44x 2009

 

Trusts

 

Beckert, Jens.  Inherited wealth.  HB715 .B435 2008

 

Women

 

ABA Commission on Women in the Profession.  From visible invisibility to visibly successful: success strategies for law firms and women of color in law firms.  KF299 .A35 A439 2008