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Accounting

Evidence

Legal Education

Animal Law

Family Law

Legal History

Arts & Literature

Food & Drug Law

Legal Profession

Banking & Finance

Foreign Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Bankruptcy

Health Law

Libraries

Biography

History

Military Law

Civil Rights

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Commercial Law

Immigration Law

Practice & Procedure

Communications Law

Indian Law

Products Liability

Comparative Law

Intellectual Property

Property

Computer Law

International Law

Religion

Constitutional Law

International Trade

Taxation

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Terrorism

Courts

Juveniles

Trade Regulation

Criminal Law & Procedure

Labor Law

Trials

Economics

Law Enforcement & Corrections

Women

Elder Law

Law of War

Zoning

Environmental Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

 

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Accounting

 

Pallais, Don. Audits and other accountants' services: a handbook for lawyers. KF1357 .P35 2010

 

Animal Law

 

Schaffner, Joan, editor. A lawyer's guide to dangerous dog issues. KF390.5 .D6 L39 2009

 

Arts & Literature

 

Russell, Elizabeth T. Art law conversations: a surprisingly readable guide for visual artists. KF390 .A7 R877 2005

 

Tebo, Margaret Graham. Shakespeare for lawyers: a practical guide to quoting the bard. Popular Reading Collection PR3028 .T43 2010

 

Banking & Finance

 

Ellinger, E. P. and Dora Neo. The law and practice of documentary letters of credit. K1082 .E452 2010

 

Ramos Muñoz, David. The law of transnational securitization. K1331 .R36 2010

 

Bankruptcy

 

DeGiacomo, Mark G. A practical guide to consumer bankruptcy. 2nd edition. KFM2621 .Z9 D44 2010

 

Biography

 

James, Rawn. Root and branch: Charles Hamilton Houston, Thurgood Marshall, and the struggle to end segregation. KF372 .J36 2010

 

Stuart, Heikelina Verrijn and Marlise Simons. The prosecutor and the judge: Benjamin Ferencz and Antonio Cassese, interviews and writings. KF373 .F397 S78 2010

 

Civil Rights

 

Bhagwat, Ashutosh A. The myth of rights: the purposes and limits of constitutional rights. KF4749 .B48 2010

 

Goren, William D. Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act. 3rd edition. KF480 .G67 2010

 

Commercial Law

 

DeKieffer, Donald E. Underground economies and illegal imports: business and legal strategies to address illegitimate commerce. K5215 .D43 2010

 

Moens, Gabriel and John Trone. Commercial law of the European Union. KJE2045 .M64 2010

 

Subramanian, Guhan. Negotiauctions: new dealmaking strategies for a competitive marketplace. HD58.6 .S83 2010

 

Communications Law

 

Crook, Tim. Comparative media law and ethics. K4240 .C76 2010

 

Comparative Law

 

De Vito Bieri, Sandra and Mark Beardsworth, editors. The real legal weapons: interim measures in civil and criminal cases: an overview of interim measures in 14 selected countries. K2315 .R43 2009

 

Computer Law

 

Collins, Richard. Three myths of Internet governance: making sense of networks, governance and regulation. TK5105.8854 .C65 2009

 

Constitutional Law

 

Baker, Dennis. Not quite supreme: the courts and coordinate constitutional interpretation. KE4775 .B35 2010

 

Denvir, John. Freeing speech: the constitutional war over national security. KF6075 .D46 2010

 

Gibson, Alan Ray. Interpreting the founding: guide to the enduring debates over the origins and foundations of the American republic. 2nd edition. KF4541 .G53 2009

 

Hsueh, Vicki. Hybrid constitutions: challenging legacies of law, privilege, and culture in colonial America. KF4541 .H79 2010

 

James, Patrick. Constitutional politics in Canada after the Charter: liberalism, communitarianism, and systemism. KE4199 .J36 2010

 

Randazzo, Kirk A. Defenders of liberty or champions of security? Federal courts, the hierarchy of justice, and U.S. foreign policy. KF4651 .R365 2010

 

Salky, Steven M. The privilege of silence: Fifth Amendment protections against self-incrimination. KF9668 .S25 2009

 

Sellers, M. N. S. and Tadeusz Tomaszewski, editors. The rule of law in comparative perspective. K3171 .R856 2010

 

Sidel, Mark. The constitution of Vietnam: a contextual analysis. KPV2070 .S43 2009

 

Corporations

 

Bank, Steven A. From sword to shield: the transformation of the corporate income tax, 1861 to present. KF6464 .B36 2010

 

Van Dam, Tina S., editor. Handbook for the conduct of shareholders' meetings. 2nd editon. KF1450 .H36 2010

 

Courts

 

Corley, Pamela C. Concurring opinion writing on the U.S. Supreme Court. KF8742 .C67 2010

 

Dwertmann, Eva. The reparation system of the International Criminal Court: its implementation, possibilities and limitations. KZ6324 .D88 2010

 

Gloppen, Siri, et al. Courts and power in Latin America and Africa. K2100 .C668 2010

 

Harding, Andrew and Penelope (Pip) Nicholson, editors. New courts in Asia. KNC459 .N49 2010

 

Lofaso, Anne Marie, editor. A practitioner's guide to appellate advocacy. KF9050 .P73 2010

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Joseph, Gregory P. Civil RICO: a definitive guide. 3rd edition. KF9375 .J67 2010

 

Zagaris, Bruce. International white collar crime: cases and materials. K5215 .Z34 2010

 

Economics

 

Moyo, Dambisa. Dead aid: why aid is not working and how there is a better way for Africa. HC800 .M69 2009

 

Zamir, Eyal and Barak Medina. Law, economics, and morality. K487 .E3 Z36 2010

 

Elder Law

 

Brashier, Ralph C. Mastering elder law. KF390 .A4 B73 2010

 

Environmental Law

 

Adelson, Glenn, et al., editors. Environment: an interdisciplinary anthology. GE40 .E548 2008

 

Desai, Bharat. Multilateral environmental agreements: legal status of the secretariats. K3585 .D479 2010

 

Fisher, D. E. The law and governance of water resources: the challenge of sustainability. K3498 .F57 2009

 

Nagle, John Copeland. Law's environment: how the law shapes the places we live. K3585 .N34 2010

 

Perlman, Cary R., editor. Environmental litigation: law and strategy. KF8925 .E5 E583 2009

 

Stone, Christopher D. Should trees have standing?: law, morality, and the environment. 3rd edition. K3478 .S764 2010

 

Evidence

 

Supreme Judicial Court Advisory Committee on Massachusetts Evidence Law. Massachusetts guide to evidence. 2010 edition. Permanent Reserve KFM2940 .M372 2010

 

Family Law

 

Bowman, Cynthia Grant. Unmarried couples, law, and public policy. KF538 .B69 2010

 

Brinig, Margaret F. Family, law, and community: supporting the covenant. KF505 .Z9 B755 2010

 

Goodwin, Michele, editor. Baby markets: money and the new politics of creating families. KF545 .B33 2010

 

Teaster, Pamela B., et al. Public guardianship: in the best interests of incapacitated people? KF553 .P83 2010

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Gruszczynski, Lukasz. Regulating health and environmental risks under WTO law: a critical analysis of the SPS agreement. K3631 .G78 2010

 

Foreign Law

 

An English-Chinese and Chinese-English two-way law dictionary. Reference Area K52 .C5 Y59 2007

 

Simonsson, Ingeborg. Legitimacy in EU cartel control. KJE6456 .S56 2010

 

Stevenson, Garth, Unfulfilled union: Canadian federalism and national unity. 5th edition. JL27 .S73 2009

 

Health Law

 

CCH Incorporated. Law, explanation and analysis of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: including Reconciliation Act impact. KF1183 .A35 L29 2010

 

Drogin, Eric Y. and Curtis L. Barrett. Evaluation for guardianship. KF481.5 .D76 2010

 

History

 

Cressy, David. Dangerous talk: scandalous, seditious, and treasonable speech in pre-modern England. KD4110 .C73 2010

 

Hicks, Terence and Abul Pitre, editors. The educational lockout of African Americans in Prince Edward County, Virginia (1959-1964): personal accounts and reflections. LB2823.2 .E38 2010

 

Klinck, Dennis R. Conscience, equity and the Court of Chancery in early modern England. KD674 .K58 2010

 

Mackenzie, David. ICAO: a history of the International Civil Aviation Organization. TL500.5 .M33 2010

 

Polybius. The histories. PA3612 .P659 H578 2010

 

Szanajda, Andrew. Indirect perpetrators: the prosecution of informers in Germany, 1945-1965. KK9494 .S93 2010

 

Human Rights

 

Cholewinski, Ryszard I., Paul de Guchteneire and Antoine Pécoud, editors. Migration and human rights: the United Nations Convention on Migrant Workers' Rights. K3240 .M54 2009

 

Gross, James A. A shameful business: the case for human rights in the American workplace. KF3455 .G76 2010

 

Hollenbach, David, editor. Driven from home: protecting the rights of forced migrants. HV640 .D74 2010

 

The rights of the child in the inter-American human rights system. 2nd edition. KDZ136 .M54 R54 2009

 

Sen, Purna, editor. Universal periodic review of human rights: towards best practice. K3241 .U55 2009

 

Immigration Law

 

Hernandez, Kelly Lytle. Migra!: a history of the U.S. Border Patrol. JV6483 .H45 2010

 

Pinnix, John L., editor. Ethics in a brave new world: professional responsibility, personal accountability, and risk management for immigration practitioners. KF306 .E843 2004

 

Scaperlanda, Michael A. Immigration law: a primer. KF4819.85 .S33 2009

 

Indian Law

 

Flanagan, Tom, Christopher Alcantara, and Andre Le Dressay. Beyond the Indian Act: restoring Aboriginal property rights. KE7739 .L3 F53 2010

 

McDonald, Laughlin. American Indians and the fight for equal voting rights. KF8210 .S84 M34 2010

 

Intellectual Property

 

Crookes, Paul C. Irwin. Intellectual property regime evolution in China and India: technological, political and social drivers of change. KNC370 .C76 2010

 

David, Matthew. Peer to peer and the music industry: the criminalization of sharing. ML3790 .D33 2010

 

Lee, Bernice. Who owns our low carbon future? intellectual property and energy technologies. T174.3 .L44 2009

 

Patterson, L. Ray and Stanley F. Birch, Jr. A unified theory of copyright. KF3020 .P375 2009

 

Pila, Justine. The requirement for an invention in patent law. KD1384 .P55 2010

 

Zografos, Daphne. Intellectual property and traditional cultural expression. K1404 .Z64 2010

 

International Law

 

Daley, Tad. Apocalypse never: forging the path to a nuclear weapon-free world. JZ5665 .D35 2010

 

Diehl, Paul F. The dynamics of international law. K552 .D54 2010

 

Domingo, Rafael. The new global law. KZ3410 .D66 2010

 

Fabry, Mikulas. Recognizing states: international society and the establishment of new states since 1776. KZ4041 .F33 2010

 

Ganguly, Sumit and S. Paul Kapur. India, Pakistan, and the bomb: debating nuclear stability in South Asia. JZ5665 .G36 2010

 

Giorgetti, Chiara. A principled approach to state failure: international community actions in emergency situations. KZ4029 .G56 2010

 

May, Larry. Genocide: a normative account. HV6322.7 .M39 2010

 

Pouliot, Vincent. International security in practice: the politics of NATO-Russia diplomacy. JZ5930 .P68 2010

 

Skouteris, Thomas. The notion of progress in international law discourse. KZ3410 .S56 2010

 

Smit, Anneke and Christopher Waters. A guide to international law careers. KZ1237 .S65 2009

 

Trenkov-Wermuth, Calin. United Nations justice: legal and judicial reform in governance operations. K2100 .T75 2010

 

Zolo, Danilo. Victors' justice: from Nuremberg to Baghdad. KZ1168.5 .Z6513 2009

 

International Trade

 

Gerber, David J. Global competition: law, markets, and globalization. K3850 .G47 2010

 

Vandevelde, Kenneth J. Bilateral investment treaties: history, policy, and interpretation. K3830 .V37 2010

 

Jurisprudence

 

Culver, Keith Charles and Michael Giudice. Legality's borders: an essay in general jurisprudence. K237 .C858 2010

 

Sharpe, Andrew N. Foucault's monsters and the challenge of law. K230 .F682 S52 2010

 

Juveniles

 

Manful, Esmeranda. The development of children's rights in Africa and Europe: comparing legislation in Ghana and Northern Ireland. K639 .M357 2010

 

Labor Law

 

Blanpain, Roger. European labour law. 12th rev. edition. KJE2855 .B555 2010

 

Caracciolo di Torella, Eugenia and Annick Masselot. Reconciling work and family life in EU law and policy. KJE2855 .C37 2010

 

Law Enforcement & Corrections

 

Alexander, Michelle. The new Jim Crow: mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness. HV9950 .A437 2010

 

Tonry, Michael H. Thinking about punishment: penal policy across space, time, and discipline. K5103 .T66 2009

 

Law of War

 

Green, L. C. The contemporary law of armed conflict. 3rd edition. KZ6385 .G739 2008

 

Levy, Jack S. Causes of war. JZ6385 .L48 2010

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Fajans, Elizabeth, Mary R. Falk and Helene S. Shapo. Writing for law practice. 2nd edition. KF250 .F36 2010

 

Legal Education

 

Cownie, Fiona, editor. Stakeholders in the law school. K100 .S73 2010

 

Steele, Stacey and Kathryn Taylor, editors. Legal education in Asia: globalization, change and contexts. KNC46 .L44 2010

 

Legal History

 

Connolly, Serena. Lives behind the laws: the world of the Codex Hermogenianus. KJA437 .C66 2010

 

Hoeflich, Michael H. Legal publishing in antebellum America. Z480 .L44 H64 2010

 

The Oxford history of the laws of England. Vols. 11-13: 1820-1914. KD606 .O94 2003 v.11-13

 

Schmidt, James D. Industrial violence and the legal origins of child labor. KF3552 .S36 2010

 

Legal Profession

 

Hermann, R. L. The lawyer's guide to job security: how to keep your job--and make the most of it--in good times and bad. KF300 .H468 2010

 

Lauritsen, Marc. The lawyer's guide to working smarter with knowledge tools. KF320 .A9 L38 2010

 

Redfield, Sarah E. Diversity realized: putting the walk with the talk for diversity in the legal profession. KF287 .R43 2009

 

Vesper, Tom, editor. Uncle Anthony's unabridged analogies: quotes and proverbs for lawyers and lecturers. K184 .U53 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Levitt, Carole A. and Mark E. Rosch. Mining the Internet's publicly available resources for investigative research. KF242 .A1 L4785 2010

 

Libraries

 

Whittaker, Beth M. and Lynne M. Thomas. Special collections 2.0: new technologies for rare books, manuscripts, and archival collections. Professional Collection Z688 .A2 W48 2009

 

Military Law

 

Byrn, John D., editor. Naval courts martial, 1793-1815. KD6322 .N38 2009

 

Politics & Government

 

Farrier, Jasmine. Congressional ambivalence: the political burdens of constitutional authority. JK1021 .F36 2010

 

Kroenig, Matthew. Exporting the bomb: technology transfer and the spread of nuclear weapons. JZ5665 .K76 2010

 

LaCroix, Alison L. The ideological origins of American federalism. JK311 .L33 2010

 

Margulies, Peter. Law's detour: justice displaced in the Bush administration. KF385 .M368 2010

 

Wolfe, Alan. The future of liberalism. JC574.2 .U6 W65 2009

 

Practice & Procedure

 

American Law Institute. Principles of the law. Aggregate litigation. KF8890 .P75 2010

 

Kuhne, Cecil C. Building your best argument. KF8915 .K784 2010

 

Products Liability

 

Gifford, Donald G. Suing the tobacco and lead pigment industries: government litigation as public health prescription. KF1296 .G54 2010

 

Property

 

Castelein, Christoph, Rene Foque and Alain Verbeke, editors. Imperative inheritance law in a late-modern society: five perspectives. KJC1445 .I54 2009

 

Purdy, Jedediah. The meaning of property: freedom, community, and the legal imagination. K720 .P87 2010

 

Religion

 

Davis, Donald R. The spirit of Hindu law. KNS127.3 .D38 2010

 

Jelen, Ted G. To serve God and Mammon: church-state relations in American politics. 2nd edition. BR516 .J455 2010

 

Nielsen, Jorgen S. and Lisbet Christoffersen, editors. Shari’a as discourse: legal traditions and the encounter with Europe. KJC969 .S53 2010

 

Olivelle, Patrick, editor. The law code of Visṇu: a critical edition and annotated translation of the Vaisnava-Dharmasastra. KNS127.76 .A2 2009

 

Richards, David A. J. Fundamentalism in American religion and law: Obama's challenge to patriarchy's threat to democracy. KF4552 .R53 2010

 

Taxation

 

Misey, Robert J. and Michael S. Schadewald. Practical guide to U.S. taxation of international transactions. 7th edition. KF6445 .M45 2009

 

Richmond, Gail Levin. Federal tax research: guide to materials and techniques. 8th edition. Reference Area and General Collection KF241 .T38 R5 2010

 

Terrorism

 

Eckes, Christina. EU counter-terrorist policies and fundamental rights: the case of individual sanctions. KJE971.5 .E25 2009

 

McDonnell, Thomas Michael. The United States, international law, and the struggle against terrorism. K5256 .M36 2010

 

Moir, Lindsay. Reappraising the resort to force: international law, jus ad bellum and the War on Terror. KZ6795 .T47 M65 2010

 

Trade Regulation

 

Broder, Douglas F. U.S. antitrust law and enforcement: a practice introduction. KF1649 .B76 2010

 

Colino, Sandra Marco. Vertical agreements and competition law: a comparative study of the EU and US regimes. K3850 .C65 2010

 

Trials

 

Strum, Philippa. Mendez v. Westminster: school desegregation and Mexican-American rights. KF4155 .S77 2010

 

Women

 

Rhode, Deborah L. The beauty bias: the injustice of appearance in life and law. KF478 .R48 2010

 

Zoning

 

Barr, Cynthia M. Boston zoning: a lawyer's handbook. 4th edition. Permanent Reserve KFX1142 .B37 2010