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Animal Law

Evidence

Law & Society

Banking & Finance

Family Law

Legal Analysis & Writing

Bankruptcy

Food & Drug Law

Legal Education

Civil Rights and Discrimination

Foreign Law

Legal History

Comparative Law

Health Law

Legal Research & Bibliography

Constitutional Law

History

Legislation

Consumer Protection

Human Rights

Medical Law

Contracts

Immigration Law

Politics & Government

Corporations

Indian and Aboriginal Law

Professional Ethics

Courts

Insurance Law

Property

Criminal Law & Procedure

Intellectual Property

Science & Technology

Death Penalty

International Law

Taxation

Dispute Resolution

International Trade

Terrorism

Economics

Judges

Torts

Education Law

Jurisprudence

Trade Regulation

Employment Law

Juveniles

Trials

Environmental Law

Law of the Sea

Women

Estate Planning & Probate

 

 

 

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Animal Law

 

North, Peter. Civil liability for animals. KD1985 .N667 2012

 

Banking & Finance

 

Ciro, Tony. The global financial crisis: triggers, responses and aftermath. K1114 .C57 2012

 

MacNeil, Iain. An introduction to the law on financial investment. 2nd edition. KD1774 .M33 2012

 

Bankruptcy

 

Garrido, Jose Maria. Out-of-court debt restructuring. K1385 .A6 G37 2012

 

Transnational insolvency: global principles for cooperation in international insolvency cases: report to ALI (March 30, 2012). K7510 .T736 2012

 

Civil Rights and Discrimination

 

Delgado, Richard and Jean Stefancic. Critical race theory: an introduction. KF4755 .D454 2012

 

Makkonen, Timo. Equal in law, unequal in fact: racial and ethnic discrimination and the legal response thereto in Europe. KJC5142 .M35 2012

 

Pelka, Fred. What we have done: an oral history of the disability rights movement. KF480 .P45 2012

 

Sarat, Austin, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey, editors. Imagining new legalities: privacy and its possibilities in the 21st century. K3263 .I525 2012

 

Shipler, David K. Rights at risk: the limits of liberty in modern America. KF4749 .S525 2012

 

Comparative Law

 

Mobley, Samantha J. and Ross Denton, editors. Global cartels handbook: leniency, policy and procedure. K3854 .G59 2011

 

Ryder, Nicholas. Money laundering-- an endless cycle?: a comparative analysis of the anti-money laundering policies in the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada. K1089 .R93 2012

 

Constitutional Law

 

Biondi, Andrea and Piet Eeckhout, editors. EU law after Lisbon. KJE4443.32007 .E92 2012

 

Bodenhamer, David J. The revolutionary constitution. KF4541 .B63 2012

 

Conway, Gerard. The limits of legal reasoning and the European Court of Justice. KJE5461 .C668 2012

 

Dyer, Justin Buckley. Natural law and the antislavery constitutional tradition. KF4545 .S5 .D94 2012

 

Ginsburg, Tom, editor. Comparative constitutional design. K3165 .C576 2012

 

Grote, Rainer and Tilmann J. Röder, editors. Constitutionalism in Islamic countries: between upheaval and continuity. KMC524 .C68 2012

 

Kaminski, John P. and Richard Leffler, editors. The Constitution before the judgment seat: the prehistory and ratification of the American Constitution, 1787-1791. KF4520 .H4513 2012

 

Kiiver, Philipp. The early warning system for the principle of subsidiarity: constitutional theory and empirical reality. KJE5094 .K55 2012

 

Ku, Julian and John Yoo. Taming globalization: international law, the U.S. Constitution, and the new world order. KF4581 .K8 2012

 

Segall, Eric J. Supreme myths: why the Supreme Court is not a court and its justices are not judges. KF8742 .S434 2012

 

Watkins, William J. Judicial monarchs: court power and the case for restoring popular sovereignty in the United States. KF4880.5 .W38 2012

 

Wilkinson, J. Harvie. Cosmic constitutional theory: why Americans are losing their inalienable right to self-governance. KF4552 .W55 2012

 

Wright, David and Paul De Hert, editors. Privacy impact assessment. K3264 .C65 P755 2012

 

Consumer Protection

 

Twigg-Flesner, Christian. A cross-border-only regulation for consumer transactions in the EU: a fresh approach to EU consumer law. KJE6577 .T98 2012

 

Contracts

 

Mason, Stephen. Electronic signatures in law. 3rd edition. KF889.3 .M37 2012

 

Corporations

 

Boyd, William L. and Jeannie Carmedelle Frey, editors. Guidebook for directors of nonprofit corporations. KF1388.7 .G85 2012

 

Rosenthal, Lesley. Good counsel: meeting the legal needs of nonprofits. KF1388 .R67 2012

 

Courts

Bornkamm, Paul Christoph. Rwanda's Gacaca courts: between retribution and reparation. KTD157.7 .B67 2012

 

Criminal Law & Procedure

 

Akhavan, Payam. Reducing genocide to law: definition, meaning, and the ultimate crime. KZ7180 .A95 2012

 

Barylick, John. Killer show: The Station nightclub fire, America's deadliest rock concert. Popular Reading Collection F89 .W4 B37 2012

 

Fontaine, Reid Griffith. The mind of the criminal: the role of developmental social cognition in criminal defense law. KF9242 .F64 2012

 

Loucks, Michael K. and Carol C. Lam. Prosecuting and defending health care fraud cases. 2nd edition. KF9368 .L68 2010

 

Olasolo, Hector. Essays on international criminal justice. KZ7312 .O434 2012

 

Tadros, Victor. The ends of harm: the moral foundations of criminal law. K5018 .T33 2011

 

Tarun, Robert W. The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act handbook: a practical guide for multinational general counsel, transactional lawyers and white collar criminal practitioners. KF9351 .T37 2012

 

Death Penalty

 

Williams, Kenneth. Most deserving of death?: an analysis of the Supreme Court's death penalty jurisprudence. KF9227 .C2 W55 2012

 

Dispute Resolution

 

Bhatia, Vijay, Christopher N. Candlin, and Maurizio Gotti, editors. Discourse and practice in international commercial arbitration: issues, challenges and prospects. K2400 .B547 2012

 

Brazil, Wayne D. Early neutral evaluation. KF9084 .B718 2012

 

Galton, Eric and Lela P. Love, editors. Stories mediators tell. KF9084 .G35 2012

 

Economics

 

Sanchirico, Chris William, editor. Procedural law and economics. K2110 .P765 2012

 

Education Law

 

Arzoz, Xabier, editor. Bilingual higher education in the legal context: group rights, state policies and globalisation. K3259 .B55 2012

 

Employment Law

 

Merrett, Louise. Employment contracts in private international law. K888 .M47 2011

 

Environmental Law

 

Frieders, Dean, editor. Foundations of sustainable development. KF5505 .F68 2012

 

Gillespie, Alexander. Conservation, biodiversity and international law. K3585 .G555 2011

 

Greenberg, Michael R. The environmental impact statement after two generations: managing environmental power. KF3775 .G7184 2012

 

Kingston, Suzanne. Greening EU competition law and policy. KJE6456 .K49 2012

 

Estate Planning & Probate

 

Burda, Joan M. Estate planning for same-sex couples. 2nd edition. KF750 .B87 2012

 

Evidence

 

Fraser, Ian, Louise Bond-Fraser, Michael Houlihan, Kimberley Fenwick, Dave Korotkov, and Barry R. Morrison. Witnesses and the law. K2271 .W58 2011

 

Jackson, John D. and Sarah J. Summers. The internationalisation of criminal evidence: beyond the common law and civil law traditions. K5465 .J33 2012

 

Family Law

 

Estin, Ann Laquer. International family law desk book. K670 .E845 2012

 

Food & Drug Law

 

Kuhne, Cecil C. The little book of foodie law. KF3869 .K84 2012

 

Foreign Law

 

Durham, W. Cole, Rik Torfs, David M. Kirkham, and Christine Scott, editors. Islam, Europe and emerging legal issues. KJC5144 .M56 I835 2012

 

Yusuf, Abdulqawi and Fatsah Ouguergouz, editors. The African Union: legal and institutional framework: a manual on the pan-African organization. KQE721 .A37 2012

 

Health Law

 

Kirsch, Richard. Fighting for our health: the epic battle to make health care a right in the United States. KF3605 .K57 2011

 

History

 

Amir, Ruth. Who is afraid of historical redress: the Israeli victim/perpetrator dichotomy. KMK950 .A457 2012

 

Human Rights

 

Dickinson, Rob, Elena Katselli, Colin Murray, and Ole W. Pedersen, editors. Examining critical perspectives on human rights. K3240 .E964 2012

 

Heymann, Jody and Adele Cassola, editors. Making equal rights real: taking effective action to overcome global challenges. K3240 .M353 2012

 

Legg, Andrew. The margin of appreciation in international human rights law: deference and proportionality. K3240 .L44 2012

 

Phan, Hao Duy. A selective approach to establishing a human rights mechanism in Southeast Asia: the case for a Southeast Asian court of human rights. KNC572 .P48 2012

 

Ssenyonjo, Manisuli, editor. The African regional human rights system: 30 years after the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights. KQC572 .A93 2012

 

Immigration Law

 

Generazio, Marc R. Immigration law: a guide to laws and regulations. KF4819 .G46 2011

 

Wilsher, Daniel. Immigration detention: law, history, politics. K3277 .W55 2012

 

Indian and Aboriginal Law

 

Hamilton, Jennifer Anne. Indigeneity in the courtroom: law, culture, and the production of difference in North American courts. KDZ495 .H36 2011

 

Harris-Short, Sonia. Aboriginal child welfare, self-government and the rights of indigenous children: protecting the vulnerable under international law. K3248 .C55 H37 2012

 

Insurance Law

 

Burling, Julian M. and Kevin Lazarus, editors. Research handbook on international insurance law and regulation. K1241 .R47 2011

 

Menapace, Michael, editor. The handbook on additional insureds. K1241 .H365 2012

 

Intellectual Property

 

George, Alexandra. Constructing intellectual property. K1401 .G46 2012

 

Hubel, Andreas, Thilo Schmelcher, and Ulrich Storz. Biopatent law: patent strategies and patent management. K1519 .B54 H828 2012

 

Lundberg, Steven W., Stephen C. Durant, and Ann M. McCrackin, editors. Electronic and software patents: law and practice. KF3133 .C65 E43 2011

 

Ng, Alina. Copyright law and the progress of science and the useful arts. KF2994 .N48 2011

 

Rimmer, Matthew and Alison McLennan, editors. Intellectual property and emerging technologies: the new biology. K487.T4 I58 2012

 

Trimble, Marketa. Global patents: limits of transnational enforcement. K1505 .T75 2012

 

Tussey, Deborah. Complex copyright: mapping the information ecosystem. KF2994 .T87 2012

 

International Law

 

Crawford, James and Martti Koskenniemi, editors. The Cambridge companion to international law. KZ3410 .C35 2012

 

Eckart, Christian. Promises of states under international law. KZ4080 .E25 2012

 

Jouannet, Emmanuelle. The liberal-welfarist law of nations: a history of international law. KZ1242 .J6813 2012

 

Matheson, Michael John. International civil tribunals and armed conflict. KZ6250 .M38 2012

 

International Trade

 

Deese, David A., editor. Globalization: causes and effects. JZ1318 .G677 2012

 

Feichtner, Isabel. The law and politics of WTO waivers: stability and flexibility in public international law. K3943 .F45 2012

 

Legal and economic principles of world trade law: the genesis of the GATT, the economics of trade agreements, border instruments, and national treatment: report to ALI (April 16, 2012). K4610 .L43 2012

 

McMahon, Joseph A. and Melaku Geboye Desta, editors. Research handbook on the WTO agriculture agreement: new and emerging issues in international agricultural trade law. K3870 .R47 2012

 

Judges

 

Hutchinson, Allan C. Laughing at the gods: great judges and how they made the common law. K170 .H88 2012

 

Jurisprudence

 

Berman, Paul Schiff. Global legal pluralism: a jurisprudence of law beyond borders. K236 .B47 2012

 

Fox-Decent, Evan. Sovereignty's promise: the state as fiduciary. KZ4041 .F69 2011

 

Jovanovic, Miodrag A. Collective rights: a legal theory. K3240 .J68 2012

 

Lindroos-Hovinheimo, Susanna. Justice and the ethics of legal interpretation. K290 .L56 2012

 

Juveniles

 

Sacino, Sherry Wheatley. Article 17: access to a diversity of mass media sources. K3255 .S23 2012

 

Law of the Sea

 

Nordquist, Myron H., Satya N. Nandan, and James Kraska. UNCLOS 1982 commentary: supplementary documents. KZA1120.21982 .U55 2012

 

Law & Society

 

Abou-Nigm, Verónica Ruiz. The arrest of ships in private international law. K1188 .A7 R85 2011

 

Sarat, Austin, editor. Dissenting voices in American society: the role of judges, lawyers, and citizens. KF8990 .A75 D57 2012

 

Sarat, Austin, editor. Studies in law, politics, and society. K18 .E837

 

Legal Analysis & Writing

 

Haigh, Rupert. Legal English. 3rd edition. K94 .H35 2012

 

Parrish, Austen L. Effective lawyering: a checklist approach to legal writing and oral argument. 2nd edition. KF250 .P37 2012

 

Legal Education

 

ABA-LSAC official guide to ABA-approved law schools. KF266 .O44 2013

 

Legal History

 

Ghachem, Malick W. The Old Regime and the Haitian Revolution. KGS294 .G48 2012

 

Leibowitz, Arnold H. An historical-legal analysis of the impeachments of Presidents Andrew Johnson, Richard Nixon, and William Clinton: why the process went wrong. KF5075 .L55 2012

 

McDermott, Stacy Pratt. The jury in Lincoln's America. KFI1742 .M37 2012

 

White, G. Edward. Law in American history. KF352 .W48 2012

 

Legal Research & Bibliography

 

Adelman, Elizabeth, Theodora Belniak, and Suzanne E. Rowe. New York legal research. 2nd edition. Reference Area KFN5074 .A34 2012

 

Autry, Rick. Word origins for lawyers. K50 .A93 2012

 

Legislation

 

Taylor, Andrew J. The floor in Congressional life. KF4937 .T39 2012

 

Medical Law

 

Jackson, Emily and John Keown. Debating euthanasia. K3611 .E95 J33 2012

 

Simonsen, Sigmund. Acceptable risk in biomedical research: European perspectives. KJC6206 .S57 2012

 

Spranger, Tade Matthias. International neurolaw: a comparative analysis. K3601 .I58 2012

 

Politics & Government

 

Kropf, John W. Guide to U.S. government practice on global sharing of personal information. KF9223 .K76 2012

 

Principles of election law: resolution of election disputes: report to ALI. KF4886 .P74 2012

 

Professional Ethics

 

Ahia, C. Emmanuel. The danger-to-self-or-others exception to confidentiality. KF1262 .A94 2012

 

Property

 

Taberner, Aimee L. Cultural property acquisitions: navigating the shifting landscape. KF4305 .T33 2012

 

Science & Technology

 

Black, Nicole. Cloud computing for lawyers. KF242 .A1 B575 2012

 

Faulhaber, Gerald R., Gary Madden, and Jeffrey D. Petchey, editors. Regulation and performance of communication and information networks. K564 .C6 R445 2012

 

Ibanez Colomo, Pablo. European communications law and technological convergence: deregulation, re-regulation and regulatory convergence in television and telecommunications. KJE6964 .I23 2012

 

Kulesza, Joanna. International Internet law. K7625 .K85 2012

 

Taxation

 

Lang, Michael, editor. Tax treaty case law around the globe, 2011. K4550 .T39 2012

 

Wood, Richard J. Family tax law. 2nd edition. KF6297 .W66 2011

 

Terrorism

 

Hudson, Barbara and Synnove Ugelvik, editors. Justice and security in the 21st century: risks, rights and the rule of Law. KJC9430 .J867 2012

 

Salinas de Frias, Ana, Katja LH Samuel, and Nigel D. White, editors. Counter-terrorism: international law and practice. KZ7220 .S25 2012

 

Samuel, Katja and Nigel D. White, editors. Counter-terrorism and international law. KZ7220 .C677 2012

 

Shawcross, William. Justice and the enemy: Nuremberg, 9/11, and the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. KF6051 .S52 2011

 

Torts

 

Gibson, K. William. How to build and manage a personal injury practice. 3rd edition. KF1257 .G53 2012

 

Trade Regulation

 

Cengiz, Firat. Antitrust federalism in the EU and the US. K3850 .C464 2012

 

The franchise and dealership termination handbook. 2nd edition. KF2023 .F665 2012

 

Mehta, Pradeep S., editor. The evolution of competition laws and their enforcement: a political economy perspective. K3850 .E93 2012

 

Trials

 

Bonner, Raymond. Anatomy of injustice: a murder case gone wrong. KF225 .E43 B66 2012

 

Broun, Kenneth S. Saving Nelson Mandela: the Rivonia trial and the fate of South Africa. KTL42 .R58 B76 2012

 

Carpenter, Dale. Flagrant conduct: the story of Lawrence v. Texas: how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans. KF224 .L39 C37 2012

 

Women

 

Chrisler, Joan C. Reproductive justice: a global concern. K2000 .R47 2012

 

Tiefenbrun, Susan. Women's international and comparative human rights. K644 .T54 2012