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Volume 38Issue 9September 2012


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Subjects Covered

Administrative Law
Bankruptcy And Creditors' Rights
Banks And Banking
Business Organizations
Children
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law And History
Contracts (including Insurance)
Crime, Criminal Justice, And Criminal Law
Domestic Relations
Education
Elderly
Elections
Environment And Natural Resources
Foreign And Comparative Law
Health And Medicine; Mental Health
Human Rights
Intellectual Property
International Law And Relations
International Trade
Judicial Systems; Courts; Judges
Jurisprudence
Lawyers And Practice Of Law
Legal History
Legal Literature, Including Fiction
Legal Research, Writing, And Publishing
National Security
Native Peoples
Politics And Political Science; History
Regulation Of Trade, Industry, And Commerce
Religious Law
Taxation And Public Finance
Torts
Trials And Trial Practice
Veterans

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW RSS feed
Amazon Image 750 Daly, Paul. A theory of deference in administrative law: basis, application and scope. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 304 p.
K/3412/D35/2012
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BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITORS' RIGHTS RSS feed
751 Transnational insolvency: global principles for cooperation in international insolvency cases, report to ALI (March 30, 2012). Philadelphia, PA: Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2012. 283 p.
K/7510/T72/2012 (Reserve)

BANKS AND BANKING RSS feed
752 U.S. Congress. House. Financial Services Committee. Regulatory reform: examining how new regulations are impacting financial institutions, small businesses, and consumers, field hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, 112th Congress, 1st session, October 31, 2011. 2012. 70 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo23641
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 49/20:112-79
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753 U.S. Congress. Senate. Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee. Consumer protection and middle-class wealth building in an age of growing household debt, hearing before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection, 112th Congress, 1st session, October 4, 2011. 2012. 73 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo23519
U.S. Doc. Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG.112-385
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Web U.S. Government Accountability Office. Bank Holding Company Act: characteristics and regulation of exempt institutions and the implications of removing the exemptions, report to congressional committees. Washington, D.C., 2012. 59 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo22405

Web U.S. Government Accountability Office. Dodd-Frank Act: hybrid capital instruments and small institution access to capital, report to congressional committees. Washington, D.C., 2012. 80 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo22409


BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS RSS feed
754 Cox, James D. and Hazen, Thomas Lee. Corporation law. Chicago, IL: ABA General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, 2012. 655 p.
KF/1414/C689/2012
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Amazon Image 755 Research handbook on the economics of corporate law. Edited by Claire A. Hill and Brett H. McDonnell. Cheltenham, England: Edward Elgar, 2012. 486 p.
K/1315/R46/2012
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CHILDREN RSS feed
Amazon Image 756 Morley, Jeremy D. The Hague Abduction Convention: practical issues and procedures for family lawyers. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Family Law, 2012. 376 p. + CD-ROM.
K/707/M67/2012
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COMMERCIAL LAW RSS feed
Amazon Image 757 Legal aspects of doing business in Europe. Edited by Christian Campbell. 2nd ed. Huntington, NY: Juris Pub., 2011- 1 v. (loose-leaf)
KJC/160/B87/L43/2011 (Reserve)
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CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND HISTORY RSS feed
Amazon Image 758 Heringa, A.W. and Kiiver, Philipp. Constitutions compared: an introduction to comparative constitutional law. 3rd ed. Cambridge, England: Intersentia, 2012. 361 p.
K/3184/H47/2012
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Amazon Image 759 Law and religion: new horizons. Edited by Norman Doe and Russell Sandberg. Leuven, Belgium: Peeters, 2010. 332 p.
KD/8600/L39/2010
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Amazon Image 760 Ratnapala, Suri and Crowe, Jonathan. Australian constitutional law: foundations and theory. 3rd ed. South Melbourne, Vic.: Oxford University Press, 2012. 466 p.
KU/1750/R38/2012
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761 Rotunda, Ronald D. and Nowak, John E. Treatise on constitutional law: substance and procedure. 5th ed. Eagan, MN: West Thomson/Reuters, 2012-2013. 6 v.
KF/4550/R63/2012/v.1-3 (Reserve)

CONTRACTS (INCLUDING INSURANCE) RSS feed
762 American Bar Association. Services Contracting Best Practices Task Force. Services contracting best practices: a guide to successful services contracting, report of the Services Contracting Best Practices Task Force. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Public Contract Law, 2012. 60 p.
KF/849/A83/2012
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763 American Law Institute. Principles of the law of liability insurance: discussion draft (April 16, 2012). Philadelphia, PA: Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2012. 78 p.
KF/1215/P75/2012 (Reserve)
Amazon Image 764 Great Britain Law Commission and Scottish Law Commission. Insurance contract law: the business insured's duty of disclosure and the law of warranties: a joint consultation paper. London, England: The Stationery Office, 2012. 239 p.
KD/1859/G74/2012
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CRIME, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, AND CRIMINAL LAW RSS feed
Amazon Image 765 Beloof, Douglas E. Victims' rights: a documentary and reference guide. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood, 2012. 313 p.
KF/9763/B45/2012
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766 Bender-Olson, Katie and Queensland, Mike. Supervised release and discharge of sexually violent persons. Madison: Wisconsin Legislative Council, 2012. 20 p.
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Amazon Image 767 Kamin, Sam and Bascuas, Ricardo J. Investigative criminal procedure: a contemporary approach. St. Paul, MN: Thomson/West, 2011. 1072 p.
KF/9619/K36/2011
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Amazon Image 768 Koch, Larry Wayne; Wark, Colin; and Galliher, John F. The death of the American death penalty: states still leading the way. Boston, MA: Northeastern University Press, 2012. 242 p.
KF/9227/C2/K63/2012
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Amazon Image 769 Modern criminal procedure: cases, comments and questions. By Yale Kamisar et al. 13th ed. St. Paul, MN: West, 2012. 1651 p.
KF/9618/H34/2012
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Web National Gang Center newsletter. Washington, D.C.: Office of Juvenile Justice, U.S. Dept. of Justice, 2012-
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo25434

Amazon Image 770 Thomas, George C. and Leo, Richard A. Confessions of guilt: from torture to Miranda and beyond. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 317 p.
HV/8073.3/T46/2012
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Web U.S. Sentencing Commission. Mandatory minimum penalties in the Federal criminal justice system. Washington, D.C., 2011. 594 p.
http://www.ussc.gov/Legislative_and_Public_Affairs/Congressional_Testimony_and_Reports/Mandatory_Minimum_Penalties/20111031_RtC_Mandatory_Minimum.cfm


DOMESTIC RELATIONS RSS feed
Web Criminal background checks for prospective foster and adoptive parents: summary of state laws. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau, 2011. 65 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo8193

Amazon Image 771 Serajuddin, Alamgir Muhammad. Muslim family law, secular courts and Muslim women of South Asia: a study in judicial activism. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2011. 310 p.
KNC/156/S468/2011
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EDUCATION RSS feed
Amazon Image 772 Holscher, Kathleen A. Religious lessons: Catholic sisters and the captured schools crisis in New Mexico. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 260 p.
KF/228/Z45/H65/2012
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Web Young, Jonathan M.; Ne'eman, Ari; and Gelser, Sara. Bullying and students with disabilities: a briefing paper from the National Council on Disability. Washington, D.C.: National Council on Disability, 2011. 9 p.
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ELDERLY RSS feed
773 Beermann, Maren and Viney, Gretchen. Guardianship and protective placement for the elderly in Wisconsin. 3rd ed. Madison: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE, 2012. 1 v. (various pagings)
KFW/2506/V56/2012 (Reserve)
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ELECTIONS RSS feed
Amazon Image 774 Hasen, Richard L. The voting wars: from Florida 2000 to the next election meltdown. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. 239 p.
KF/4886/H39/2012
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775 Principles of election law: resolution of election disputes: report to ALI (April 16, 2012). Philadelphia, PA: Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2012. 102 p.
KF/4886/P74/2012 (Reserve)
Amazon Image 776 Rivers, Christina R. The Congressional Black Caucus, minority voting rights, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2012. 213 p.
KF/4893/R58/2012
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ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES RSS feed
Web Commission for Environmental Cooperation (Montreal, Quebec). Secretariat. Citizen submissions on enforcement matters. Montreal, Que., 2012. HTML index page.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24637

Amazon Image 777 Morgan, M. Granger and McCoy, Sean T. Carbon capture and sequestration: removing the legal and regulatory barriers. New York: RFF Press, 2012. 274 p.
KF/3812.2/M67/2012
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Amazon Image 778 Sands, Philippe and Peel, Jacqueline. Principles of international environmental law. 3rd ed. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 926 p.
K/3585/S265/2012
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FOREIGN AND COMPARATIVE LAW RSS feed
Amazon Image 779 Burnham, William; Maggs, Peter B.; and Danilenko, Gennadii Mikhailovich. Law and legal system of the Russian Federation. 5th ed. Huntington, NY: Juris Publishing, 2012. 731 p.
KLB/68/D36/2012
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HEALTH AND MEDICINE; MENTAL HEALTH RSS feed
Amazon Image 780 Ball, Howard. At liberty to die: the battle for death with dignity in America. New York: New York University Press, 2012. 229 p.
KF/3827/E87/B35/2012
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Amazon Image 781 Carbone, John S. A lawyer's guide to understanding psychiatry. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2012. 255 p.
KF/8965/C37/2012
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782 U.S. Congress. House. Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Obamacare's employer penalty and its impact on temporary workers, hearing before the Subcommittee on Health Care, District of Columbia, Census, and the National Archives, 112th Congress, 1st session, October 6, 2011. 2012. 51 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo22852
U.S. Doc. Y 4.G 74/7:112-119
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HUMAN RIGHTS RSS feed
Amazon Image 783 Brady, Alan D.P. Proportionality and deference under the UK Human Rights Act: an institutionally sensitive approach. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 291 p.
KD/4080/B73/2012
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784 U.S. Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee. To reauthorize the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004, and for other purposes, markup, 112th Congress, 2nd session, on H.R. 4240, March 28, 2012. 13 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24380
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 76/1:112-136
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RSS feed
785 Gruner, Richard S.; Ghosh, Shubha; and Kesan, Jay P. Transactional intellectual property: from startups to public companies. New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2012. 1024 p.
KF/2980/G78/2012
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Amazon Image 786 The legal strategist's guide to Trademark, Trial, and Appeal Board practice. Edited by Jonathan Hudis. 2nd ed. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, 2012. 439 p.
KF/3193/L44/2012
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Amazon Image 787 Ragavan, Srividhya. Patent and trade disparities in developing countries. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 401 p.
K/1505/R34/2012
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INTERNATIONAL LAW AND RELATIONS RSS feed
Amazon Image 788 Focarelli, Carlo. International law as social construct: the struggle for global justice. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012. 571 p.
KZ/1251/F63/2012
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Amazon Image 789 International prosecutors. Edited by Luc Reydams, Jan Wouters and Cedric Ryngaert. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012. 968 p.
KZ/7230/I583/2012
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790 Kleiman, Matt; Lamie, Jenifer; and Weil, Maria-Vittoria Carminati. The laws of spaceflight: a guidebook for new space lawyers. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Science & Technology Law, 2012. 385 p.
KZD/1146/U6/K54/2012
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Amazon Image 791 McCarthy, Conor. Reparations and victim support in the International Criminal Court. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 384 p.
KZ/7464/M38/2012
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Amazon Image 792 Reforming the European Union: realizing the impossible. By Daniel Finke et al. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012. 227 p.
KJE/4443.32007/F56/2012
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE RSS feed
793 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). Philadelphia, PA: Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2012. 379 p.
K/4610/L43/2012 (Reserve)
794 U.S. Congress. Senate. Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee. The G-20 and global economic and financial risks, hearing before the Subcommittee on Security and International Trade and Finance, 112th Congress, 1st session, on examining the dimensions of the European economic crisis including options for resolving it and implications for the U.S. and global economy, October 20, 2011. 2012. 44 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24256
U.S. Doc. Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG.112-350
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795 U.S. Congress. Senate. Finance Committee. Enforcing America's trade laws in the face of customs fraud and duty evasion, hearing before the Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness, 112th Congress, 1st session, May 5, 2011. 242 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo23611
U.S. Doc. Y 4.F 49:S.HRG.112-406
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JUDICIAL SYSTEMS; COURTS; JUDGES RSS feed
Amazon Image 796 Armytage, Livingston. Reforming justice: a journey to fairness in Asia. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 365 p.
KNC/108/A76/2012
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Amazon Image 797 Roberts, Matthew M.C. Oral argument and amicus curiae. El Paso, TX: LFB Scholarly Pub., 2012. 170 p.
KF/8748/R59/2012
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JURISPRUDENCE RSS feed
798 Johns, Margaret Z. and Perschbacher, Rex R. The United States legal system: an introduction. 3rd ed. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2012. 278 p.
KF/385/J64/2012 (Reserve)
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Amazon Image 799 Mixed jurisdictions worldwide: the third legal family. Edited by Vernon Valentine Palmer. 2nd ed. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 704 p.
K/585/M59/2012
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800 Scalia, Antonin and Garner, Bryan A. Reading law: the interpretation of legal texts. St. Paul, MN: Thomson/West, 2012. 567 p.
K/290/S33/2012
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LAWYERS AND PRACTICE OF LAW RSS feed
801 Abrahams, Sharon Meit. 100 plus pointers for new lawyers on adjusting to your job. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2012. 29 p.
KF/300/A753/2012
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802 Carrington, Paul D. American lawyers: public servants and the development of a nation. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2012. 921 p.
KF/297/C38/2012
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803 Lantz, Jeff. Internet branding for lawyers: building the client-centered website. Chicago, IL: ABA Law Practice Management Section, 2012. 232 p.
KF/320/A9/L365/2012
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804 Miller, Nelson P. Building your practice with pro bono for lawyers. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2012. 288 p.
KF/336/M55/2012
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805 Robbennolt, Jennifer K. and Sternlight, Jean R. Psychology for lawyers: understanding the human factors in negotiation, litigation, and decision making. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, 2012. 590 p.
K/346/R63/2012
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LEGAL HISTORY RSS feed
Amazon Image 806 Loving v. Virginia in a post-racial world: rethinking race, sex, and marriage. Edited by Kevin Noble Maillard and Rose Cuison Villazor. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 269 p.
KF/517/L68/2012
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LEGAL LITERATURE, INCLUDING FICTION RSS feed
Amazon Image 807 McLean, Margaret. Under fire. New York: Forge, 2011. 397 p.
PS/3613/C577/U52/2011
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LEGAL RESEARCH, WRITING, AND PUBLISHING RSS feed
Ref McCormack, Nancy and Leonard, Nathalie. Updating statutes and regulations for all Canadian jurisdictions. 5th ed. Toronto, Ont.: Carswell, 2012. 406 p.
Ref/KE/250/M37/2012 (Non-Circulating)
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NATIONAL SECURITY RSS feed
Ref The U.S. intelligence community law sourcebook: a compendium of national security related laws and policy documents. Chicago, IL: ABA Standing Committee on Law and National Security, 2012. 1695 p.
Ref/KF/4850/A29/U85/2012 (Non-Circulating)

NATIVE PEOPLES RSS feed
Amazon Image 808 Indigenous rights in the age of the UN declaration. Edited by Elvira Pulitano. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 352 p.
K/3247/I555/2012
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POLITICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE; HISTORY RSS feed
Amazon Image 809 Goodheart, Adam. 1861: the Civil War awakening. New York: Vintage Books, 2012. 481 p.
E/459/G66/2012 (Lincoln Collection)
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REGULATION OF TRADE, INDUSTRY, AND COMMERCE RSS feed
Web Cosgrove, James C. Federal antitrust policy: stakeholders' perspectives differed on the adequacy of guidance for collaboration among health care providers. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2012. 19 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24863

810 The FTC franchise rule. Edited by Susan Grueneberg and Ann Hurwitz. 2nd ed. Chicago, IL: ABA Forum on Franchising, 2012. 1 v. (loose-leaf)
KF/2023/F74/2012
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Amazon Image 811 Handbook of U.S. antitrust sources. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Antritrust Law, 2012. 484 p.
KF/1649/H325/2012
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812 U.S. Congress. House. Judiciary Committee. Oversight of the antitrust enforcement agencies, hearing before the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet, 112th Congress, 1st session, December 7, 2011. 2012. 183 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24722
U.S. Doc. Y 4.J 89/1:112-98

RELIGIOUS LAW RSS feed
813 Elkhatib, Dena H. The ABA practical guide to drafting basic Islamic finance contracts. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of International Law, 2012. 97 p.
KBP/940.2/E43/2012
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Amazon Image 814 Levine, Aaron. Economic morality and Jewish law. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 263 p.
KBM/524.145/L48/2012
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TAXATION AND PUBLIC FINANCE RSS feed
815 Brody, Lawrence; Lane, Norman H.; and Mancini, Mary Ann. Federal gift, estate, and generation-skipping transfer taxation of life insurance. 3rd ed. Chicago, IL: ABA Section of Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law, 2012. 182 p.
KF/6588/Z9/F43/2012
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816 U.S. Congress. House. Budget Committee. The broken budget process: legislative proposals, hearing, 112th Congress, 2nd session, May 31, 2012. 64 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo24847
U.S. Doc. Y 4.B 85/3:112-26
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TORTS RSS feed
817 American Law Institute. Restatement of the law third, torts: liability for economic harm: tentative draft. No. 1 (Apr. 4, 2012). Philadelphia, PA: Executive Office, American Law Institute, 2012. 113 p.
KF/395/A2/T6328/no.1 (Reserve)

TRIALS AND TRIAL PRACTICE RSS feed
Amazon Image 818 Lilly, Graham C.; Capra, Daniel J.; and Saltzburg, Stephen A. Principles of evidence. 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West, 2012. 466 p.
KF/8935/L54/2012 (Reserve)
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VETERANS RSS feed
819 U.S. Congress. Senate. Veterans' Affairs Committee. Ending homelessness among veterans: VA's progress on its five-year plan, hearing, 112th Congress, 2nd session, March 14, 2012. 85 p.
http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo23937
U.S. Doc. Y 4.V 64/4:S.HRG.112-398
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