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Administrative Law

Housing Law

Military, War, and Peace

Banking & Finance

Human Rights

Politics & Government

Civil Rights and Discrimination

Intellectual Property

Practice & Procedure

Commercial Law

International Law

Professional Ethics

Constitutional Law

Judges

Property

Corporations

Jurisprudence

Religion

Criminal Law & Procedure

Juveniles

Science & Technology

Education Law

Labor Law

Securities Law

Environmental Law

Law & Society

Sexuality & the Law

Estate Planning & Probate

Legal Analysis & Writing

Taxation

Evidence

Legal Education

Terrorism

Family Law

Legal History

Torts

Foreign Law

Legal Profession

Trade Regulation

History

Legal Research & Bibliography

Trials

 

 

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Administrative Law

 

Fairgrieve, Duncan and Francois Lichere, editors. Public procurement law: damages as an effective remedy. KJE5632 .P836 2011

 

Hofmann, Herwig, Gerard C. Rowe, and Alexander H. Turk. Administrative law and policy of the European Union. KJE5602 .H64 2011

 

Litwak, Jeffrey B., editor. A guide to federal agency adjudication. 2nd edition. KF5407 .G838 2012

 

Banking & Finance

 

Ayadi, Rym, Emrah Arbak, Sami Ben Naceur, and Barbara Casu. Convergence of bank regulations on international norms in the southern Mediterranean: impact on bank performance and growth. KQC260 .C66 2011

 

Civil Rights and Discrimination

 

DVD: The Loving story. Permanent Reserve/AV E185.62 .L68 2011

 

Commercial Law

 

Cumming, George. Merger decisions and the rules of procedure of the European Community Courts. KJC2628 .C86 2012

 

Constitutional Law

 

Epstein, Lee, Jeffrey A. Segal, Harold J. Spaeth, and Thomas G. Walker. The Supreme Court compendium: data, decisions, and developments. 5th edition. KF8742 .S914 2012

 

Glass, Loren Daniel and Charles Francis Williams, editors. Obscenity and the limits of liberalism. K5293 .O25 2011

 

Piety, Tamara R. Brandishing the First Amendment: commercial expression in America. KF4772 .P54 2012

 

Post, Robert. Democracy, expertise, and academic freedom: a First Amendment jurisprudence for the modern state. KF4772 .P67 2012

 

Vermeule, Adrian. The system of the constitution. KF4550 .V47 2011

 

Corporations

 

Bainbridge, Stephen M. Corporate governance after the financial crisis. KF1422 .B333 2012

 

Broek, Harm van den. Cross-border mergers within the EU: proposals to remove the remaining tax obstacles. KJE6467 .B764 2012

 

Winstanley, Asa and Frank Barat, editors. Corporate complicity in Israel's occupation: evidence from the London session of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine. KZ6795 .A72 C67 2011

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Flexon, Jamie L. Racial disparities in capital sentencing: prejudice and discrimination in the jury room. KF9227 .C2 F549 2012

 

Kaplan, Paul. Murder stories: ideological narratives in capital punishment. KF9227 .C2 K37 2012

 

Lippke, Richard L. The ethics of plea bargaining. K5458 .L57 2011

 

Seredynska, Iwona. Insider dealing and criminal law: dangerous liaisons. KJE2248 .S47 2012

 

Wims, Michael D. Jack B. Rubin and Charles Ambrose. How to try a murder case: pretrial and trial guidelines for prosecution and defense. KF9306 .W56 2011

 

Education Law

 

Olivas, Michael A. No undocumented child left behind: Plyler v. Doe and the education of undocumented schoolchildren. KF4217 .I46 O43 2012

 

Environmental Law

 

Lord, Richard, editor. Climate change liability: transnational law and practice. K955 .C554 2012

 

May, James R., editor. Principles of constitutional environmental law. KF3775 .P748 2011

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Soled, Jay A. The ABA practical guide to estate planning. KF750 .A733 2011

 

Evidence

 

Albertson, Stephanie L. The effect of jurors' race on their response to scientific evidence. KF8972 .A83 2012

 

Bronstein, Daniel A. Law for the expert witness. 4th edition. KF8961 .B76 2012

 

Cox, Trey. Winning the jury's attention: presenting evidence from Voir Dire to closing. KF8972 .C69 2011

 

Family Law

 

DVD: Forced to marry. Permanent Reserve/AV HQ616 .F67 2008

 

DVD: Match & marry. Permanent Reserve/AV HQ802 .M38 2007

 

DVD: Sister wives. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: Sister wives. Season 2. Reference Area Feature Film Collection

 

DVD: Women unchained. Permanent Reserve/AV KBM562 .W66 2011

 

Hertz, Frederick. Counseling unmarried couples: a guide to effective legal representation. KF538 .H47 2011

 

Probert, Rebecca and Chris Barton, editors. Fifty years in family law: essays for Stephen Cretney. K670 .F54 2012

 

Ravdin, Linda J. Premarital agreements: drafting and negotiating. KF529 .R38 2011

 

Foreign Law

 

Keller, Perry, editor. The citizen and the Chinese state. KNQ2000 .C58 2011

 

McAlinn, Gerald Paul and Caslav Pejovic, editors. Law and development in Asia. KNC79 .L385 2012

 

History

 

Scheffer, David. All the missing souls: a personal history of the war crimes tribunals. KF373 .S338 A3 2012

 

Housing Law

 

Iglesias, Tim and Rochelle E. Lento, editors. The legal guide to affordable housing development. 2nd edition. KF5729 .L44 2011

 

Human Rights

 

Mares, Radu, editor. The UN guiding principles on business and human rights: foundations and implementation. K1322 .U5 2012

 

Mosher, Stacy and Patrick Poon, editors. A sword and a shield: China's human rights lawyers. KNQ1630 .S96 2009

 

Sultana, Farhana and Alex Loftus, editors. The right to water: politics, governance and social struggles. K3260 .R54 2012

 

Intellectual Property

 

Bohannan, Christina and Herbert Hovenkamp. Creation without restraint: promoting liberty and rivalry in innovation. KF2979 .B63 2012

 

Eagles, Ian and Louise Longdin. Refusals to license intellectual property: testing the limits of law and economics. K1405 .E24 2011

 

Horten, Monica. The copyright enforcement enigma: internet politics and the Telecoms Package. KJE2655 .H67 2012

 

Lidgard, Hans Henrik, Jeffery Atik, and Tu Thanh Nguyen, editors. Sustainable technology transfer: a guide to global aid and trade development. K1530 .A6 S87 2012

 

Tang, Guan H. Copyright and the public interest in China. KNQ1160 .T365 2011

 

International Law

 

Bannelier, Karine, Theodore Christakis and Sarah Heathcote, editors. The ICJ and the evolution of international law: the enduring impact of the Corfu Channel case. KZ6275 .I25 2012

 

Brown, Chester and Kate Miles, editors. Evolution in investment treaty law and arbitration. K3830 .E956 2011

 

Cardwell, Paul James, editor. EU external relations law and policy in the post-Lisbon era. KJE5105 .A8 E86 2012

 

Judges

 

Gronlund, Mimi Clark. Supreme Court Justice Tom C. Clark: a life of service. KF8745 .C54 G76 2010

 

Shleifer, Andrei. The failure of judges and the rise of regulators. K3842 .S55 2012

 

Jurisprudence

 

Bhatia, Vijay K., Christoph A. Hafner, Lindsay Miller, and Anne Wagner, editors. Transparency, power, and control: perspectives on legal communication. K213 .T7365 2012

 

Scalia, Antonin and Bryan A. Garner. Reading law: the interpretation of legal texts. K290 .S33 2012

 

Juveniles

 

Kendall, Virginia M. and T. Markus Funk. Child exploitation and trafficking: examining the global challenges and U.S. responses. KF9449 .K46 2011

 

Labor Law

 

Busby, Nicole and Grace James, editors. Families, care-giving and paid work: challenging labour law in the 21st century. K1705 .F36 2011

 

Law & Society

 

Baker, Roy. Defamation law and social attitudes: ordinary unreasonable people. KU943 .B35 2011

 

Fenster, Mark. Conspiracy theories: secrecy and power in American culture. Popular Reading Collection HV6275 .F45 2008

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Oster, Sandra Jean. Writing shorter legal documents: strategies for faster and better editing. KF250 .O84 2011

 

Legal Education

 

Best practices report on the use of adjunct faculty. KF272 .A44 2011

 

Maharg, Paul and Caroline Maughan, editors. Affect and legal education: emotion in learning and teaching the law. K100 .A52 2011

 

Osborn, John Jay. The paper chase. 40th anniversary edition. Popular Reading Collection PS3565 .S38 P36 2011

 

Legal History

 

Delmas-Marty, Mireille and Pierre-Etienne Will, editors. China, democracy, and law: a historical and contemporary approach. KNQ120 .C45 2012

 

Lemmings, David. Law and government in England in the long eighteenth century: from consent to command. KD612 .L46 2011

 

Mostert, Marco and P.S. Barnwell, editors. Medieval legal process: physical, spoken and written performance in the Middle Ages. KJC3769 .M43 2011

 

Teuscher, Simon. Lords' rights and peasant stories: writing and the formation of tradition in the later Middle Ages. KKW125 .T4813 2012

 

Legal Profession

 

After the JD II: second results from a national study of legal careers. KF301 .A33 2009

 

Greenwald, Bart L., editor. Rantings of a partner: and pushback from the associate. KF300 .R335 2011

 

Keller, David King. The associate as rainmaker: building your business brain. KF316.5 .K45 2011

 

Managing law firm recruitment & retention in a downturn: a white paper on reductions in force & organizational management in an economic crisis. KF318 .M36 2008

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Algero, Mary Garvey, Spencer L. Simons, Suzanne E. Rowe, Scott Childs, and Sarah E. Ricks. Federal legal research. KF240 .F48 2012

 

Danner, Richard A. and Jules Winterton, editors. The IALL international handbook of legal information management. Z675 .L2 I15 2011

 

Military, War, and Peace

 

Heathcote, Gina. The law on the use of force: a feminist analysis. KZ6355 .H43 2011

 

Politics & Government

 

Auerswald, David P. and Colton C. Campbell, editors. Congress and the politics of national security. KF4850 .C66 2012

 

Ryan, Erin. Federalism and the tug of war within. KF4600 .R93 2011

 

Practice & Procedure

 

Berman, Michael D., Courtney Ingraffia Barton, and Paul W. Grimm, editors. Managing e-discovery and ESI: from pre-litigation through trial. KF8902 .E42 M36 2011

 

Reimann, Mathias, editor. Cost and fee allocation in civil procedure: a comparative study. K2305 .C667 2012

 

Professional Ethics

 

Bennett, Ellen J., Elizabeth J. Cohen, and Martin Whittaker, editors. Annotated model rules of professional conduct. 7th edition. KF305 .A2 2011

 

Property

 

Cotula, Lorenzo. Human rights, natural resource, and investment law in a globalised world: shades of grey in the shadow of the law. KQC747 .C68 2012

 

Scheiderich, William, Cynthia M. Fraser, and David Callies, editors. Eminent domain: a handbook of condemnation law. KF5599 .E468 2011

 

Taylor, Rebecca A. Foreclosure defense: a practical litigation guide. KF697 .F6 T39 2011

 

Religion

 

Eberle, Edward J. Church and state in Western society: established church, cooperation and separation. KJE5530 .E24 2011

 

Jones, Richard H. One nation under God?: new grounds for accepting the constitutionality of government references to God. KF4783 .J66 2012

 

Science & Technology

 

Nelson, Sharon D., John W. Simek, and Michael C. Maschke. The 2012 solo and small firm legal technology guide: critical decisions made simple. KF320 .A9 N45 2012

 

Securities Law

 

Williams, James. Policing the markets: inside the black box of securities enforcement. K1114 .W55 2012

 

Sexuality & the Law

 

DVD: Freeheld. Permanent Reserve/AV HD6285.5.U6 F73 2007

 

Greenberg, Julie A. Intersexuality and the law: why sex matters. KF478.5 .G74 2012

 

Taxation

 

McCaffery, Edward J. The Oxford introductions to U.S. law: Income tax law: exploring the capital-labor divide. KF6289.85 .M38 2012

 

Tiley, John, editor. Studies in the history of tax law. Volumes 4 and 5. KD5359 .A2 T39

 

Terrorism

 

Brown, Karen B., editor. A comparative look at regulation of corporate tax avoidance. K4544 .C65 2012

 

Zusman, Lynne K., editor. The law of counterterrorism. KF9430 .L39 2011

 

Torts

 

Fenyves, Attila, Ernst Karner, Helmut Koziol, and Elisabeth Steiner, editors. Tort law in the jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights. KJC1640 .T67 2011

 

Trade Regulation

 

Rolland, Sonia E. Development at the World Trade Organization. K4610 .R65 2012

 

Trials

 

Dadrian, Vahakn N. and Taner Akcam. Judgment at Istanbul: the Armenian genocide trials. KKX43 .T4413 2011

 

Polchinski, Peter D. Elements of trial practice: hundreds of techniques and tips for trial lawyers. 2nd edition. KF8915 .P65 2012

 

Trusts

 

Reid, Kenneth, Marius J. de Waal, and Reinhard Zimmermann, editors. Testamentary formalities. K811 .F67 T47 2011