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Recent Acquisitions - January 2015

Recent Acquisitions - January 2015

Date of this list: 10 February 2015

Constitutional Law

Bills, quills, and stills: an annotated, illustrated, and illuminated history of the Bill of Rights / Robert J. McWhirter.    
Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2014.    
KF4750 .M39 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Disability Law

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Treaty doc. 112-7): report of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, to accompany Treaty doc. 112-7.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/6:113-12
Full Catalog Record.

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Indian Law

To establish the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children, and for other purposes: report (to accompany S. 1622).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/5:113-264
Full Catalog Record.

To exchange trust and fee land to resolve land disputes created by the realignment of the Blackfoot River along the boundary of the Fort Hall Indian Reservation, and for other purposes : report (to accompany S. 2040).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/5:113-242
Full Catalog Record.

To ratify a water settlement agreement affecting the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, and for other purposes: report (to accompany S. 1818).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/5:113-220
Full Catalog Record.

To require the Secretary of the Interior to take into trust four parcels of federal land for the benefit of certain Indian pueblos in the State of New Mexico : report (to accompany S. 2465).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/5:113-267
Full Catalog Record.

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International Law

Prospects for democracy and press freedom in Hong Kong: roundtable before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, April 3, 2014.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
KNQ9384.6 .P77 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Law in General

American law 101: an easy primer on the U.S. legal system / Jasper Kim.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, [2015].
KF385 .K56 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Between peril and promise : facing the dangers of VA's skyrocketing use of prescription painkillers to treat veterans: hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, Thursday, October 10, 2013.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
KF27 .V444 2013f
Full Catalog Record.

Business divorce: understanding its dynamics and formulating solutions / Stephen H. Knee, editor.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, 2015.    
KF1475 .B87 2015
Full Catalog Record.

The economic outlook: hearing before the Joint Economic Committee Congress of the United States     One Hundred Thirteenth Congress second session May 7, 2014."    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 4.EC 7:S.HRG.113-339
Full Catalog Record.

National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2014: report (to accompany H.R. 3696) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/8:113-550
Full Catalog Record.

Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and Education Amendments of 2014: report (to accompany H.R. 594) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/8:113-556
Full Catalog Record.

Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States: report together with dissenting views (to accompany H. Res. 676).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/8:113-566
Full Catalog Record.
                              
Providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 676) providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States  providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 935) to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes  and providing for proceedings during the period from August 1, 2014, through September 5, 2014 : report (to accompany H. Res. 694).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/8:113-566
Full Catalog Record.

Scarface Al and the crime crusaders: Chicago's private war against Capone / Dennis E. Hoffman.    
Omaha, NE: Notable Trials Library, [2014].    
KF224.C374 H64 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Travel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2014: report of the Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on S. 2250.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/8:113-542
Full Catalog Record.

The trial of Adolf Beck / Eric R. Watson.    
Omaha, NE: Notable Trials Library, [2014].    
KD373.B43 W38 2014
Full Catalog Record.

United States Customs and Border Protection Authorization Act: report (to accompany H.R. 3846) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/8:113-555/
Full Catalog Record.

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Lawyering

The law of lawyering / Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr. (Trustee Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania, Distinguished Professor of Law, University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Director Emeritus, American Law Institute), W. William Hodes (President, The William Hodes Law Firm, Professor Emeritus of Law, Indiana University),  Peter R. Jarvis (Partner, Holland & Knight, LLP, Portland, Oregon).    
New York: Wolters Kluwer, [2015].    
KF306 .H333
Full Catalog Record.

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Legal Malpractice

Legal Malpractice Law Problems and Prevention / Susan Saab Fortney, Vincent R. Johnson.    
St. Paul, MN: Thomson/West, 2014.
KF313 .F67 2015
Full Catalog Record.

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Legal Research and Writing

Legal writing exercises: a practical guide to clear and persuasive writing for lawyers / E. Scott Fruehwald.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, [2014].    
KF250 .F78 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Medicine and Health Law

Consent to treatment: a practical guide / Fay A. Rozovsky.    
New York: Wolters Kluwer, [2015].    
KF3827.I5 R694 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Sunscreen Innovation Act: report (to accompany H.R. 4250) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/8:113-558
Full Catalog Record.
                  
Wakefield Act of 2014: report (to accompany H.R. 4290) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/8:113-559
Full Catalog Record.

What are... medicare appeals? / Jessica L. Gustafson and Abby Pendleton.    
Chicago, Illinois: Section of Health Law, American Bar Association, [2015].    
KF3608.A4 G87 2015
Full Catalog Record.

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Monetary Policy

Unwinding quantitative easing: how the Fed should promote stable prices, economic growth, and job creation: hearing before the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, March 26, 2014.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.        
Y 4.EC 7:S.HRG.113-304
Full Catalog Record.

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Nuclear Facilities

Text of an amendment to the agreement between the government of the United States of America and the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for cooperation: message from the President of the United States transmitting text of an amendment to the agreement between the government of the United States of America and the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for cooperation on the uses of atomic energy for mutual defense purposes.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/7:113-137
Full Catalog Record.

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Practice of Law

Checklists for lawyers / Daniel J. Siegel, Molly Barker Gilligan and Pamela A. Myers.    
Chicago, Illinois: ABA Law Practice Division, [2014].    
KF300 .S53 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Political Aspects

Minority political participation in the Obama era: September 15, 2010, briefing of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe.    
Washington: Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, 2014.    
Y 4.SE 2:M 66/2
Full Catalog Record.

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Public Records

Governmental Reports Elimination Act of 2014: report of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany H. R. 4194, to provide for the elimination of federal reporting requirements.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.    
Y 1.1/5:113-232
Full Catalog Record.

Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments of 2014: report of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany H.R. 1233, to amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Presidential Records Act, to establish procedures for the consideration of claims of constitutionally based privilege against disclosure of presidential records, and for other purposes.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/5:113-218
Full Catalog Record.

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Public Utilities

Jordan Creek final report: communication from the Assistant Secretary of the Army, Civil Works, the Department of Defense transmitting the final report on Jordan Creek project in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.        
Y 1.1/7:113-132
Full Catalog Record.

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Study Guides

Understanding the law of terrorism / Erik Luna, Professor of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law Wayne McCormack, E.W. Thode Professor of Law, University of Utah School of Law.    
New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, [2014.]    
KF9430 .M33 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Administrative Law

Federal administrative law / Gary Lawson.    
St. Paul, Minn.: West, [2013].    
KF5402 .L39 2013
Full Catalog Record.
                        
Administrative law, the American public law system: cases and materials / Jerry L. Mashaw, Richard A. Merrill, Peter M. Shane, M. Elizabeth Magill, Mariano- Florentino Cuéllar, Nicholas R. Parrillo.    
St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, [2014].    
KF5402 .M35 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Criminal Law and Procedure

ABA standards for criminal justice. Prosecutorial investigations.    
Washington, D.C.: American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Standards Committee [2014].    
KF9640 .A937 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Money laundering: legislation, regulation, and enforcement / Miriam F. Weismann.
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section, [2014].    
KF1030.R3 W45 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Environmental Law

Clean Estuaries Act of 2014: report (to accompany S. 2042) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 1.1/5:113-239
Full Catalog Record.

The environmental law sourcebook.    
Chicago, Ill.: American Bar Association, [2015].    
KF3775 .A3 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Global chemical control handbook: a guide to chemical management programs / Lynn L. Bergeson, editor.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, Section of Environment Energy, and Resources, [2014].    
K3672.5 .G58 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Family Law

Child-custody jurisdiction: the UCCJEA & PKPA / Marie Fahnert, Mélyse Mpiranya.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, Section of Family Law, [2015].    
KF418.C78 F34 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Family Law: Cases, Text, Problems / Ira Mark Ellman.
Newark, N.J.: LexisNexis, 2004.    
Law Class Reserves
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Labor and Employment Law

Employee benefits law: the essential cases / Sharon Reece, M.A., J.D., LL.M., Max D. Siegel, J.D.    
Chicago, Illinois: ABA, Senior Lawyers Division, [2014].    
KF3509 .R44 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Empowerment in the workplace: hearing before the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, June 18, 2014.    
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014.
Y 4.EC 7:S.HRG.113-336
Full Catalog Record.

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US Law - Property Law

A practitioner's guide to real estate and wind energy project development / Kathleen K. Law.    
Chicago, Illinois: American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust, & Estate Law, 2015.    
KF2140.W56 L39 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Property / Jesse Dukeminier (late Maxwell Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles), James E. Krier (Earl Warren DeLano Professor of Law, University of Michigan), Gregory S. Alexander (A. Robert Noll Professor of Law, Cornell University), Michael H. Schill (Dean and Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law, University of Chicago), Lior Jacob Strahilevitz (Sidley Austin Professor of Law, University of Chicago).    
New York: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business, [2014].    
KF560 .D8 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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