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Volume 41Issue 5May 2015


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Subjects Covered

Arms Control And Disarmament
Bankruptcy And Creditors' Rights
Business Organizations
Children
Civil And Political Rights And Liberties
Civil Procedure
Constitutional Law And History
Consumer Protection
Crime, Criminal Justice, And Criminal Law
Disabled
Domestic Relations
Education
Environment And Natural Resources
Foreign And Comparative Law
Government
Health And Medicine; Mental Health
Immigration And Naturalization; Aliens
Intellectual Property
International Law And Relations
Judicial Systems; Courts; Judges
Jurisprudence
Labor And Employment
Law And Economics
Legal History
Legal Literature, Including Fiction
Legal Research, Writing, And Publishing
National Security
Native Peoples
Politics And Political Science; History
Privacy; Freedom Of Information
Science, Art, And Entertainment
Securities
Sociology; Psychology; Philosophy
Taxation And Public Finance
Torts
Trials And Trial Practice
Urban And Regional Planning; Land Use; Housing
Veterans
Videos

ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT RSS feed
421 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. P5+1 negotiations over Iran's nuclear program and its implications for United States defense, Committee on Armed Services, 113th Congress, 2nd session, hearing held June 19, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Goverment Printing Office, 2015. 80 p.
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BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITORS' RIGHTS RSS feed
422 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Hearing on the "Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2014", hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law, 113th Congress, 2nd session, July 15, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 139 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo53901
U.S. Doc. Y 4.J 89/1: 113-112

BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS RSS feed
423 Du Plessis, J. J. Principles of contemporary corporate governance. 3rd ed. Port Melbourne, Australia: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 563 p.
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424 Piercing the corporate veil. Eagan, MN: West, 2014- (loose leaf).
KF/1423/Z95/P742

CHILDREN RSS feed
425 Abrams, Douglas E. Children and the law in a nutshell. 5th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2015. 603 p.
KF/479/Z9/R36/2015 (Reserve)
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CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES RSS feed
426 Adjudicating refugee and asylum status: the role of witness, expertise, and testimony. Edited by Benjamin N. Lawrance, and Galya Ruffer. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 263 p.
K/3268.3/A93/2015
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427 Free speech and censorship around the globe. Edited by Peter Molnar. New York: Central European University Press, 2015. 552 p.
K/3253/F77/2015
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CIVIL PROCEDURE RSS feed
428 Friedenthal, Jack H. Civil procedure. 5th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2015. 835 p.
KF/8840/F72/2015 (Reserve)
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CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND HISTORY RSS feed
429 Bloch, Susan Low. Federalism: a reference guide to the United States Constitution. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2013. 315 p.
KF/4600/B59/2013
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REF Bowers, Michael Wayne. The Nevada State Constitution. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 223 p.
Ref/KFN/1001/1864/A6/B69/2014
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430 Denniston, Mark W. Dialogue among state supreme courts: advancing state constitutionalism. El Paso, TX: LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC, 2014. 223 p.
KF/4530/D46/2014
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REF Garry, Patrick M. The South Dakota State Constitution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 317 p.
Ref/KFS/3401/1889/A6/G37/2014
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431 Gee, Graham. The politics of judicial independence in the UK's changing constitution. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 293 p.
KD/4645/G44/2015
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432 Order from transfer: comparative constitutional design and legal culture. Edited by Gunter Frankenberg. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2013. 366 p.
K/3165/A6/O73/2013
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REF Winkle, John W. The Mississippi State Constitution. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 198 p.
Ref/KFM/7001/1890/A6/W56/2014
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CONSUMER PROTECTION RSS feed
433 U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Protecting personal consumer information from cyber attacks and data breaches, hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, 113th Congress, 2nd session, March 26, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2014. 111 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo55080
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CRIME, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, AND CRIMINAL LAW RSS feed
434 Cheesman, Nick. Opposing the rule of law: how Myanmar's courts make law and order. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 317 p.
KNL/3411/C48/2015
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435 Dubber, Markus Dirk. An introduction to the Model Penal Code. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 230 p.
KF/9219/D83/2015
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436 Moore, Nina M. The political roots of racial tracking in American criminal justice. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 379 p.
HV/9950/M64/2015
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437 Segrave, Kerry. Policewomen: a history. 2nd ed. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2014. 374 p.
HV/8023/S44/2014
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DISABLED RSS feed
438 Naggita-Musoke, Damalie E. The state and the law: the case for the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities in Uganda. 2012. 231 leaves.
KTW/210/N34/2012

DOMESTIC RELATIONS RSS feed
439 Great Britain. Law Commission. Enforcement of family financial orders: a consultation paper. London: Stationery Office, 2015. 113 p.
KD/750/G74/2015
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EDUCATION RSS feed
440 Alexander, Kern. The law of schools, students and teachers in a nutshell. 5th ed. St. Paul, MN: West Academic Publishing, 2015. 731 p.
KF/4119.3/A43/2015 (Reserve)
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441 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. The effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on schools, colleges, and universities, hearing before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, 113th Congress, 1st session, hearing held in Washington, DC, November 14, 2013. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 60 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54194
U.S. Doc. Y 4.ED 8/1:113-37

ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES RSS feed
442 Shao, Yan. Mitigating environmental pollution in China: from pure legal solutions to environmental economics. 2013. 247 leaves.
KNQ/3130/S53/2013
443 U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Natural gas drilling: public health and environmental impacts, joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, 112th Congress, 1st session, April 12, 2011. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 428 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo53053
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444 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Federal regulation of waters: impacts of administration overreach on local economies and job creation, field hearing before the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 113th Congress, 2nd session, April 28, 2014. Hearing held in Altoona, Pennsylvania. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 66 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54720
Y 4.T 68/2: 113-66

FOREIGN AND COMPARATIVE LAW RSS feed
445 Piris, Jean-Claude. Towards a rules-based community: an ASEAN legal service. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 205 p.
KNE/168/P57/2015
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446 Tomic, Vladislav. Comparative review of foreign direct investment regimes in Slovenia, Croatia, and Serbia. 2012. 199 leaves.
K/3830/T66/2012
447 Zhong, Fang. Wei Manzhouguo de fa zhi huan xiang. Beijing, China: Shang wu yin shu guan, 2015. 1 volume.
DS/784/Z48/2015
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GOVERNMENT RSS feed
448 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. White House perimeter breach: new concerns about the Secret Service, hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, 113th Congress, 2nd session, September 30, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 235 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54999
U.S. Doc. Y 4.G 74/7:113-154

HEALTH AND MEDICINE; MENTAL HEALTH RSS feed
449 Rose, Rachel V. What are... international HIPAA considerations? Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, Health Law Section, 2015. 66 p.
KF/3827/R4/R67/2015
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450 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Twenty-first century cures: examining the roles of incentives in advancing treatments and cures for patients, hearing before the Subcommittee on Health, 113th Congress, 2nd session, June 11, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 158 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54770
U.S. Doc. Y 4.C 73/8:113-151
451 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Examining the federal response to autism spectrum disorders, hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations, 113th Congress, 2nd session, May 20, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 117 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo55006
U.S. Doc. Y 4.G 74/7:113-155

IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION; ALIENS RSS feed
452 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Unaccompanied alien children: pressing the administration for a strategy, hearing before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, 113th Congress, 2nd session, November 18, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2015. 53 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo56212
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 76/1:113-237

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RSS feed
453 Dean & Dyer, introduction to intellectual property. Owen Dean, et al. Cape Town, South Africa: Oxford University Press, 2014. 550 p.
KTL/1155/D43/2014
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454 Strong, William S. The copyright book: a practical guide. 6th ed. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2014. 481 p.
KF/2994/S75/2014
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455 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Chapter 12 of Title 17, hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, 113th Congress, 2nd session, September 17, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 134 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54407
U.S. Doc. Y 4.J 89/1:113-115
456 Watkins, William J. Patent trolls: predatory litigation and the smothering of innovation. Oakland, CA: The Independent Institute, 2013. 81 p.
KF/3155/W38/2013
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INTERNATIONAL LAW AND RELATIONS RSS feed
457 The Cuban embargo: policy outlook after 50 years. Edited by Laura Tate Kagel. Athens, GA: Dean Rusk Center, 2014. 112 p.
HF/1500.5/U5/C83/2014

JUDICIAL SYSTEMS; COURTS; JUDGES RSS feed
458 Millhiser, Ian. Injustices: the Supreme Court's history of comforting the comfortable and afflicting the afflicted. New York: Nation Books, 2015. 351 p.
KF/8748/M475/2015
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JURISPRUDENCE RSS feed
459 The Cambridge companion to Roman law. Edited by David Johnston. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 539 p.
KJA/147/C25/2015
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LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT RSS feed
460 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services. Allegations of discrimination and retaliation and the CFPB management culture,hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, 113th Congress, 2nd session, July 30, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 50 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54698
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 49/20:113-96

LAW AND ECONOMICS RSS feed
461 Law and economics: philosophical issues and fundamental questions. Edited by Aristides N. Hatzis and Nicholas Mercuro. New York: Routledge, 2015. 364 p.
K/487/E3/L3877/2015
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462 Research handbook on economic models of law. Edited by Thomas J. Miceli and Matthew J. Baker. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2013. 374 p.
K/487/E3/R47/2013
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LEGAL HISTORY RSS feed
463 Severns, Roger L. Prairie justice: a history of Illinois courts under French, English & American law. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2015. 250 p.
KFI/1278/S48/2015
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LEGAL LITERATURE, INCLUDING FICTION RSS feed
464 Mitzner, Adam. Losing faith: a thriller. New York: Gallery Books, 2015. 357 p.
PS/3613/I88/L67/2015
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LEGAL RESEARCH, WRITING, AND PUBLISHING RSS feed
465 Barkan, Steven M. Fundamentals of legal research. 10th ed. St Paul, MN: Foundation Press, 2015. 774 p. [additional copy available in Reference]
KF/240/J3/2015 (Reserve)
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NATIONAL SECURITY RSS feed
466 Cybersecurity and national defense: building a public-private partnership. Edited by Laura Tate Kagel. Athens, GA: Dean Rusk Center, 2015. 66 p.
HV/6773.2/C94/2015
467 Wittes, Benjamin. The future of violence: robots and germs, hackers and drones--confronting a new age of threat. New York: Basic Books, 2015. 324 p.
UA/10.5/W57/2015
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NATIVE PEOPLES RSS feed
468 American Indian law deskbook. Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters, 2014-. 1071 p.
KF/8205/A76/2014 (Reserve)

POLITICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE; HISTORY RSS feed
469 Voices from the Second Republic of South Vietnam (1967-1975). Edited by K.W. Taylor. Ithaca, NY: Southeast Asia Program Publications, 2014. 172 p.
DS/556.9/V65/2014
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PRIVACY; FREEDOM OF INFORMATION RSS feed
470 Access to information in Africa: law, culture and practice. Edited by Fatima Diallo and Richard Calland. Boston, MA: Brill, 2013. 296 p.
JC/599/A36/A23/2013
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SCIENCE, ART, AND ENTERTAINMENT RSS feed
471 Palmer, N. E. Art, adventure and advocacy: contracts, claims and controversies in the world of cultural property: some legal questions of interest to governments, museums, dealers and collectors. Builth Wells, United Kingdom: Institute of Art & Law, 2015. 95 p.
K/3778/P356/2015
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SECURITIES RSS feed
472 Mahoney, Paul G. Wasting a crisis: why securities regulation fails. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 202 p.
KF/1070/M34/2015
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473 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services. Oversight of the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets, hearing before the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, 113th Congress, 2nd session, June 26, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 58 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54631
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 49/20: 113-88

SOCIOLOGY; PSYCHOLOGY; PHILOSOPHY RSS feed
474 Liang, Chih-Ming. Boundary doctrine as a research approach for new governance: the healthcare quality movement and its implication on malpractice liability as a case study. 2013. 252 leaves.
K/230/L46/B68/2013

TAXATION AND PUBLIC FINANCE RSS feed
475 Pietruszkiewicz, Christopher M. Mastering income tax. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2014. 448 p.
KF/6369.85/P54/2014 (Reserve)
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476 Staff report on comprehensive tax reform for 2015 and beyond. Prepared by the Republican staff of the Committee on Finance, U.S. Senate. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 328 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo54457
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 49:S.PRT.113-31

TORTS RSS feed
477 Wisconsin governmental claims and immunities handbook. By Corey F. Finkelmeyer, et al. 3rd ed. Madison, WI: State Bar of Wisconsin, PINNACLE, 2015. 1 volume. (various pagings).
KFW/2599/G6/W57/2015- (Reserve)
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TRIALS AND TRIAL PRACTICE RSS feed
478 Totani, Yuma. Justice in Asia and the Pacific region, 1945-1952: Allied war crimes prosecutions. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 274 p.
KZ/1174.5/T68/2015
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URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING; LAND USE; HOUSING RSS feed
479 Ishikawa, Jesse S. Drafter's guide to Wisconsin condominium documents. 3rd ed. Madison, WI: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE, 2012. 1 volume. (various pagings).
KFW/2514/C6/I84/2012 (Reserve)
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480 Kackley, Dean Allen. ABA consumer guide to mortgage modification: how to lower your mortgage payments with the Home Affordable Modification Program. Chicago, IL: Ankerwycke, American Bar Association, 2014. 222 p.
KF/697/M63/K33/2014
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481 Kackley, Dean Allen. ABA consumer guide to short sales: a practical resource for buyers and sellers. Chicago, IL: Ankerwycke, American Bar Association, 2015. 117 p.
KF/697/S56/K33/2015
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482 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Disaster mitigation: reducing costs and saving lives, hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management, 113th Congress, 2nd session, April 3, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2014. 76 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo53678
U.S. Doc. Y 4.T 68/2:113-64

VETERANS RSS feed
483 U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans' Affairs. VA whistleblowers: exposing inadequate service provided to veterans and ensuring appropriate accountability, hearing before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, 113th Congress, 2nd session, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2015. 161 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo56159
U.S. Doc. Y 4.V 64/3:113-78

VIDEOS RSS feed
484 The case against 8. Directed and produced by Ben Cotner and Ryan White. Sausalito, CA: Ro*co Films Educational, 2014. 1 DVD.
Instructional Video Collection
485 Fairly legal. Season two. Universal Studios. Universal City, CA: Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2013. 3 DVDs.
Film Video Collection
486 Tribal nations: the story of federal Indian law. Executive producer and writer, Lisa Jaeger. Director, videographer, and editor, Igor Sopronenko. Fairbanks, AK: Tanana Chiefs Conference, 2006. 1 DVD.
Instructional Video Collection

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