November 2022 New Books

In November 2022, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS

1. Amy Klobuchar, Antitrust:  Taking on Monopoly Power from the Gilded Age to the Digital Age (2022).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

2. Alan Mygatt-Tauber, Medellin v. Texas:  International Justice, Federalism, and the Execution of Jose Medellin (2022).

3. John M. Hagedorn, Gangs on Trial:  Challenging Stereotypes and Demonization in the Courts (2022).

ELECTIONS AND VOTING

4. Michael A. Smith, ed., Much Sound and Fury, or the New Jim Crow?:  The Twenty-First Century’s Restrictive New Voting Laws and Their Impact (2022).

JUDGES

5. Philippa Strum, On Account of Sex:  Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Making of Gender Equality Law (2022).

6. Linda Greenhouse, Justice on the Brink:  The Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Rise of Amy Coney Barrett, and Twelve Months that Transformed the Supreme Court (2021).

LAW OF THE SEA

7. Ryan J. Rebe, The Partisan Court:  The Era of Political Partisanship on the U.S. Supreme Court (2021).

8. David Bosco, The Poseidon Project:  The Struggle to Govern the World’s Oceans (2022).

LEGAL ANALYSIS AND WRITING

9. Diana J. Simon, The (Not too Serious) Grammar, Punctuation, and Style Guide to Legal Writing (2022).

10. David Boelzner, Writing Sentences that Work:  Essentials for Law Students (2022).

LEGAL EDUCATION

11. Richard Grimes, Public Legal Education:  The Role of Law Schools in Building a More Legally Literate Society (2021).

LEGAL PROFESSION

12. Joan W. Howarth, Shaping the Bar:  The Future of Attorney Licensing (2023).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

13. Connie Brenton and Susan Raridon Lambreth, Running Legal Like a Business:  The Fundamental of Legal Operations for Law Departments (2021).

RELIGION

14. Karla L. Drenner, Faith-Based Influences on Legislative Decision-Making:  Emerging Research and Opportunities (2022).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

15. Stephen Breyer, The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics (2021).

TORTS

16. Walter Champion and Carlos A. Velasquez, Blood in the Water:  Feeding Frenzies and the Mass Tort Phenomenon (2021).

All of these books are available from the Law Library.  If you would like to check out any of these titles, please contact the circulation desk at either 806-742-3957 or circulation.law@ttu.edu.  Library staff will be able to assist in locating and checking out any of these items.

October 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News


Throughout the month of October, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for Oct 1st to Oct 3oth, 2022.

Publications

  • Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn, Criminal Law: Concepts, Crimes, and Defenses, Carolina Academic Press (Nov. 2022).
  • Prof. Brian Shannon, Executing Scott Panetti would be an appalling injustice, Austin American-Statesman (TX) 2022 WLNR 33824559 (Oct. 22, 2022).
  • Prof. Dustin B. Benham, Brighter Sunshine: Proposed Changes to Rule 76A, 100 The Advoc. (Tex.) 39 (2022).

Citations

  • Prof. Arnold Loewy’s publication Criminal Law in a Nutshell § 5.07 was cited in the following publication: Michael B. Mushlin, The Eighth Amendment: Solitary Confinement, Prevention of Violence, Protection Against Overcrowding, and Provision of Necessities of Life, Rights of Prisoners (5th ed. 2022).
  • Prof. Larry R. Spain’s article The Opportunities and Challenges of Providing Equal Access to Justice in Rural Communities was cited in the following article: Eli Wald, The Access and Justice Imperatives of the Rules of Professional Conduct, 35 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 375 (2022).
  • Prof. Eric A. Chiappinelli’s article The Moral Basis of State Corporate Law Disclosure was cited in the following secondary source: Mark A. Sargent & Dennis R. Honabach, 2022-2023 Edition, D&O Liab. Hdbk. Highlights (2022).
  • Prof. Jarod S. Gonzalez’s article A Tale of Two Waivers: Waiver of the Jury Waiver Defense Under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure was cited in the following publication: Arthur R. Miller, 9 Fed. Prac. & Proc. Civ. § 2321 (4th ed. 2022).
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle was cited in the following article: Sara L. Ochs, Imposter Syndrome & the Law School Caste System, 42 Pace L. Rev. 373 (2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article The Federal Courts’ Protective Jurisdiction over Torts Committed in Violation of the Law of Nations was cited in the following article: Christopher Ewell, Has the Alien Tort Statute Made a Difference?: A Historical, Empirical, and Normative Assessment, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 1205 (2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article: “Dear Sister Antillico…” The Story of Kirksey v. Kirksey was cited in the following article: Dylan C. Penningroth, Race in Contract Law, 170 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1199 (2022).
  • Prof. Bryan T. Camp’s article What Good Is the Taxpayer Advocate? Was cited in the following article: Colleen V. Chien, The Inequalities of Innovation, 72 Emory L.J. 1 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard Rosen’s article Julius Chambers: A Life in the Legal Struggle for Civil Rights was cited in the following article: James E. Coleman Jr., Living in the Shadow of American Racism, 85 Law & Contemp. Probs. 155 (2022).

Quotations

  • Prof. Richard Rosen was quoted in the following article: Natalia Alamdari, Six Small Nebraska Towns are Trying to Ban Abortion. Will it Change Anything?, Pioneer Publishing (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was quoted in the following blog article: Juan C. Antunez, What’s it mean to challenge the ‘validity’ of a will and why does it matter?, Florida Probate & Trust Litigation Blog (Oct. 17, 2022).

Notes

  • Prof. Geoffrey Corn co-authored an expert submission to the Senate Judiciary Committee supporting a new federal war crimes law.
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher participated in a panel entitled “The Future of Lawyer Accreditation” at Walter F. Mondale Hall on the University of Minnesota campus.

November 2022 New Books

In November 2022, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

COMMERCIAL LAW

1. Arthur B. Laby and Jacob Hale Russell, eds., Fiduciary Obligations in Business (2021).

2. Gregory C. Cook and Jocelyn D. Larkin, eds., The Class Action Fairness Act:  Law and Strategy (2022).

3. Elizabeth Cabraser, Fabrice N. Vincent and Class Actions & Derivative Suits Committee, eds., The Law of Class Action:  Fifty-State Survey, 2022 (2022).

4. Roy Shapira, Law and Reputation:  How the Legal System Shapes Behavior by Producing Information (2020).

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, GENERALLY

5. Steven F. Pittz and Joseph Postell, eds., American Citizenship and Constitutionalism in Principle and Practice (2022).

6. Jeff Kosseff, The United States of Anonymous:  How the First Amendment Shaped Online Speech (2022).

DOMESTIC RELATIONS

7. Sanford N. Katz, Family Law in America (2021).

8. Sara B. Block, Together Unbroken:  Stories, Law, Practice, and Healing at the Intersection of Domestic Violence and Child Welfare (2022).

9. Samuel E. Thomas and Kumudha N. Kumarachandran, Cost-Effective Child Custody Litigation (2022).

10. Timothy Barouch, The Child Before the Court:  Judgment, Citizenship, and the Constitution (2021).

EMPLOYMENT PRACTICE

11. Eric A. Posner, How Antitrust Failed Workers (2021).

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

12. Snjolaug Arnadottir, Climate Change and Maritime Boundaries:  Legal Consequences of Sea Level Rise (2022).

INDIAN AND ABORIGINAL LAW

13. Jonathan Lurie, The Unusual Story of the Pocket Veto Case, 1926-1929 (2022).

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

14. Stephen E. Gillen, What is a Copyright? (2022).

JUDGES

15. Scott Dodson, ed., The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (2022).

LEGAL EDUCATION

16. Jane Bloom Grise, Critical Reading for Success in Law School and Beyond (2022).

LEGAL PROFESSION

17. Neil W. Hamilton and  Louis D. Bilionis, Law Student Professional Development and Formation:  Bridging Law School, Student, and Employer Goals (2022).

18. Dena Lefkowitz, Winning in Your Own Court:  10 Laws for a Successful Career Without Burning Out or Selling Out (2022).

MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

19. Jordan A. Parsons and Elizabeth Chloe Romanis, Early Medical Abortion, Equality of Access, and the Telemedical Imperative (2021).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

20. John D. Bessler, Private Prosecution in America:  Its Origins, History, and Unconstitutionality in the Twenty-First Century (2022).

PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHIATRY

21. Tiffany Jana and Matthew Freeman, Overcoming Bias:  Building Authentic Relationships Across Differences (2016).

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

22. Erik J. Larson, The Myth of Artificial Intelligence:  Why Computers Can’t Think the Way We Do (2021).

SEXUAL ORIENTATION

23. Florence Ashley, Banning Transgender Conversion Practices:  A Legal and Policy Analysis (2022).

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAW

24. Mark Dunn, Texas People’s Court:  The Fascinating World of the Texas Justice of the Peace (2022).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

25. Lucas A. Powe, Jr., The Supreme Court and the American Elite, 1789-2020 (2021).

TORTS

26. Joseph A. Ranney, The Burdens of All:  A Social History of American Tort Law (2022).

All of these books are available from the Law Library.  If you would like to check out any of these titles, please contact the circulation desk at either 806-742-3957 or circulation.law@ttu.edu.  Library staff will be able to assist in locating and checking out any of these items.

September 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News

Throughout the month of September, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for Sep 1st to Sep 3oth, 2022.

Publications

  • Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn, The New Defense Department Plan to Curb Civilian Harm: A Bold Blueprint for Change, Lawfare (Sept. 7, 2022). The New Defense Department Plan to Curb Civilian Harm: A Bold Blueprint for Change – Lawfare (lawfareblog.com)
  • Gerry W. Beyer, Wills, Trusts, and Estates: Examples & Explanations (8th ed. 2022).
  • Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn, Deterring Illegal Firearms in the Community: Special Needs, Special Problems, and Special Limitations, 43 Cardozo L.R. (2022).
  • Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn, “Light Him Up”: Addressing the Dangerous Intersection of Traffic Stops and Consent, 20 Georgetown J. L. & Pub. Pol’y (2022).

Citations

  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Punitive Damages, Explanatory Verdicts, and the Hard Look was cited in the following publication: David J. Roe, Ill/ Civ. Jury Instru. Companion Handbook sec. 12:3-4 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s article Video Wills: Leaving a Legacy Moves into 21st Century was cited in the following article: Olivia Visconti, 95 St. John’s L. Rev. 951 (2022).
  • Prof. Jarod S. Gonzalez’s article A Tale of Two Waivers: Waiver of the Jury Waiver Defense Under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure was cited in the following journal: Michael D. Moberly, Title VII Trials-and Tribulations: Examining the Divergent Roles of Judge and Jury Under the Act’s Enhanced Remedial Scheme, 39 Hofstra Lab. & Emp. L.J. 331 (2022).
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Mobile Banking: The Answer for the Unbanked in America? Was cited in the following article: Janine S. Hiller & Lindsay S. Jones, Who’s Keeping Score?: Oversight of Changing Consumer Credit Infrastructure, 59 Am. Bus. L.J. 61 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s article What if Your Parrot Outlives You? Preparing for Your Bird’s Future was cited in the following article: Sara Ventiera, Create a Pet Estate Plan for Your Fur Family, AARP (2022).
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Will I Pass the Bar Exam? Predicting Student Success Using LSAT Scores and Law School Performance was cited in the following article: Scott Devito, Kelsey Hample, & Erin Lain, Examining the Bar Exam” An Empirical Analysis of Racial Bia in the Uniform Bar Examination, 55 U. Mich. J.L. Reform 597 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Abandon Chevron and Modernize Stare Decisis for the Administrative State was cited in the following article: Emily S. Bremer, Blame (or Thank) The Administrative Procedure Act for Florida East Coast Railway, 97 Chi. Kent L. Rev. 79 (2022).

Quotations

  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was quoted in the following publication: Mary F. Radford, Ga. Guardianship & Conservatorship (2022).
  • Prof. Sally Henry was quoted in WSJ Pro Bankruptcy’s commentary on Johnson & Johnson’s use of bankruptcy to shift mass talc lawsuits (2022).

Notes

  • On September 9, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was an invited speaker at the 18th Annual Jerry A. Kasner Estate Planning Symposium in Santa Clara, California. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Estate Planning in a Cyber World: Cryptocurrency, Non-Fungible Tokens, and Electronic Communications. He was also included in a discussion of the estate planning issues raised by the Metaverse.
  • The Indiana Prac. Series used Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s publication to establish its Residential Apartment Lease Form, 5 Ind. Prac., Essential Forms (2022).
  • On September 20, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was the dinner CLE speaker for the Estate Planning Council of Central Texas in Austin, Texas. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Morals From the Courthouse: A Study of Recent Texas Cases Impacting the Wills, Probate, and Trust Practice.
  • Prof. Eric A Chiappinelli was named a member of the Consultative Group of the RS 3d, Conflict of Laws in the Oct. 2022 update.
  • Prof. Bryan T. Camp was named a member of the Consultative Group for RS 3d, Children and the Law in the Oct. 2022 update.
  • Prof. Brian Shannon was named as a member of the Consultative Group for RS 3d Consumer Contracts and Wills & Don. Trans. in the Sept. 2022 updates.
  • Prof. William R. Casto was named as a member of the Consultative Group for RS 3d Unfair Competition, Conflict of Laws, & Aggregate Litigation in the Oct. 2022 updates.

September 2022 New Books

In September 2022, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

1. Katherine B. Forrest, When Machines Can be Judge, Jury, and Executioner:  Justice in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (2021).

LEGAL ANALYSIS AND WRITING

2. Michael Chiorazzi, ed., The Role of Citation in the Law:  A Yale Law School Symposium (2022).

3. Michael D. Murray and Christy H. DeSanctis, Advanced Legal Writing and Oral Advocacy:  Trials, Appeals, and Moot Court (2022).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

4. Art Hinshaw, et. al., Negotiation and Lawyers (2021).

PROPERTY–PERSONAL AND REAL

5. Gary S. DeWeese, Land Valuation:  Real Solutions to Complex Issues (2022).

RACE AND ETHNICITY

6. Clint Smith, How the Word is Passed:  A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America (2021).

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

7. Simon Chesterman, We, the Robots?:  Regulating Artificial Intelligence and the Limits of the Law (2021).

All of these books are available from the Law Library.  If you would like to check out any of these titles, please contact the circulation desk at either 806-742-3957 or circulation.law@ttu.edu.  Library staff will be able to assist in locating and checking out any of these items.