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Appellate Advocacy: Model Oral Argument (VHS)
125 min.
- Instructional Video
Set of 3 VHS videotapes produced in 1984 by the ABA Consortium for Professional Education, American Bar Center
ABA VideoLaw seminars series.
The Art of Cross-Examination (VHS)
104 min.
- Instructional Video
Produced by the American Bar Association Section of Litigation in 1977.
Summary:
Part 1. The technology of cross-examination: "The what to do" -- Part 2. The art of cross-examination: "How to do it."
The Ballad of Willie & Lucille: Disappointed Expectations of Contract Law and the Legal System (DVD)
29 min.
- Instructional Video
Presented by the University of Oklahoma College of Law and Professor Judith L. Maute in association with Zone IV Productions.
Script based on "The Unearthed Facts of Peevyhouse v. Garland Coal & Mining Co." by Judith L. Maute.
Summary:
Documentary film about the infamous Oklahoma Supreme Court contracts case, Peevyhouse vs. Garland Coal Co., 382 P.2d 109 (Okla. 1962), involving the rule of damages for breach of explicit remedial provisions in a strip mining lease.
Credits:
Producers, Judith L. Maute and Porter Heath Morgan; director and editor, Porter Heath Morgan; lyrics by William Blodgett and Todd Lowry.
The Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994: Important Changes and Their Practical Impact (VHS)
228 min.
- Instructional Video
"CLE TV : The Lawyers' Video Magazine."
Set of 2 videotapes produced in 1994 by the American Law Institute-American Bar Association Committee on Continuing Professional Education.
Battle for Brooklyn : What Would You Do if They Tried to Take Your Home? (DVD)
93 min.
- Instructional Video
Originally produced in 2011. A RUMUR film.
Summary:
Battle for Brooklyn is the epic and universal tale of one man under pressure, and how far he will go to save his community and his home from the private developers who want to build a basketball arena on top of it.
Credits:
Director of photography, Michael Galinsky; editor, Suki Hawley; original score, David Reid & Derek Bermel. Produced by David Beilinson.
The Bayh-Dole Act : 2006 Kastenmeier Lecture (VHS)
- Instructional Video
Held November 3, 2006, at the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Summary:
The Bayh-Dole Act gave universities the right to patent and market inventions made by faculty using government funds. The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) has been in the forefront of using this set of rights to commercialize faculty inventions. Senator Bayh spoke about the history of the adoption of the act and Carl Gulbrandsen discussed the impact and implications of the act for science, industry and the university.
Contents:
Personal memories of the Bayh-Dole Act and a time to speak up, by Birch Bayh -- The law in action: what the Bayh-Dole Act means to the University of Wisconsin and the State of Wisconsin, and to an effective national science policy, by Carl Gulbrandsen -- Vitamin D discoveries: prelude to Bayh-Dole Act, by Hector DeLuca -- Conformational radiotherapy, by T. Rockwell Mackie.
Credits:
Presenters: Birch Bayh, Carl Gulbrandsen, T. Rockwell Mackie.
Berring on Legal Research (DVD)
2 hr. 45 min.
- Instructional Video
Set of 2 DVDs.
In-depth podcasts of some of the topics covered in these videos can be downloaded from www.berringlegalresearch.com.
Contents:
Disc 1. Introduction -- Why legal research is so important -- The deep principles -- Judicial reports -- The three part court structure -- The structure of an opinion -- The format -- Finding cases : after context -- Final thoughts -- Disc 2. Thinking about research -- Statutes : the context -- Federal statutes : At Large -- Federal statutes : Code -- Federal statutes : Annotated -- Finding federal statutes -- Federal statutes : legislative history -- State statutes - a few words -- Administrative law -- Secondary sources -- Research rules.
Credits:
Published by West Group.
Beyond the Border (Más Allá de la Fronter) (DVD)
- Instructional Video
Documentary film.
In English and Spanish with English and Spanish subtitles.
Summary:
Traces the painful transition made by four sons in the Ayala family who leave their close-knit family in Mexico to seek a better life in Kentucky. Struggling to fit in, they find a different version of the American dream.
Credits:
Director/producer, Ari Luis Palos; producer, Eren Isabel McGinnis; editor, Jacob Bricca; composer, Gil Sánchez.
Bhopal: Thirty Years On (DVD)
48 min.
- Instructional Video
Eighth annual South Asia legal studies pre-conference workshop, held October 16, 2014, at the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Summary:
Reflections on the 1984 Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster in Bhopal, India.
Credits:
Keynote address by Marc Galanter.
Bill Moyers Journal: Justice for Sale (DVD)
57 min.
- Instructional Video
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Bill Moyers journal on February 19, 2010. Closed captioned.
Summary:
This edition of the Journal takes a hard look at how campaign cash in judicial elections could prejudice America's courts as it revisits the 1999 Frontline special "Justice for Sale." Afterwards, Bill Moyers joins legal analyst and journalist Jeffrey Toobin to talk about the boost that has been given to the unwholesome relationship between big money and judicial elections by the U.S. Supreme Court's recent Citizens United decision.
Credits:
Editors, Kathi Black, Eric Davies, Paul Henry Desjarlais, Rob Kuhns; music by Michael Bacon; set design, Todd Seidman, Seth Easter; executive editor, Judith Davidson Moyers.

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