September 2018 New Resources

2018 Sept New Books

In September 2018, the Law Library added the following new resources to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

New Resources

Starting in September 2018, new databases or other new electronic resources will be added along with a brief description and link to the new source.

New Books

BANKRUPTCY LAW

  1. Shayna M. Steinfeld and Bruce R. Steinfeld, The Family Lawyer’s Guide to Bankruptcy: Forms, Tips, and Strategies (2018).

CONTRACTS

  1. Edward Yorio and Steve Thel, Contract Enforcement: Specific Performance and Injunctions (2011).
  2. Robert J. Spjut, Transaction Risk: A Legal Guide to Contractual Management Strategies (2018).

DISABILITY LAW

  1. Elizabeth Kelley, ed., Representing People with Mental Disabilities (2018).

ESTATES AND TRUSTS

  1. John F. Buckley, IV, ERISA Law Answer Book (2018).

FOOD AND DRUG LAW

  1. Kenneth L. Dorsney, ed. in chief, Pre-ANDA Llitigation: Strategies and Tactics for Developing a Drug Product and Patent Portfolio (2018).

HEALTH LAW AND POLICY

  1. Maureen McBrien and Bruce Hale, Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Lawyer’s Guide to Emerging Law and Science (2018).

INDIAN AND ABORIGINAL LAW

  1. Kelly Gaines-Stoner, Mark C. Tilden, and Jack F. Trope, The Indian Child Welfare Act Handbook: A Legal Guide to the Custody and Adoption of Native American Children (2018).

LEGAL ANALYSIS AND WRITING

  1. Texas Law Review, Texas Rules of Form: The Greenbook (2018).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Kathryne M. Young, How to be Sort of Happy in Law School (2018).
  2. Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger, and Mark A. McDaniel, Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning (2014).
  3. Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe, Understanding by Design (2005).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Shamika D. Dalton, et. al., Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries (2018).
  2. Anthony C. Thompson, Dangerous Leaders: How and Why Lawyers Must be Taught to Lead (2018).
  3. Ed Walters, ed., Data-Driven Law: Data Analytics and the New Legal Services (2019).
  4. Steven A. Lauer and Kenneth L. Vermilion, The Value-Able Law Firm: Delivering Client-Focused, Higher-Value Legal Service for Clients and Law Firms (2018).

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

  1. Bruce R. Hopkins and Jody Blazek, The Tax Law of Private Foundations (2018).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Gregory P. Joseph, Civil RICO: A Definitive Guide (2018).
  2. David Ball, David Ball on Damages (2013).

TRADE SECRETS LAW

  1. Brian M. Malsberger, et. al., Trade Secrets: A State-by-State Survey (2018).

 

All resources 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.

All electronic databases are available through the Library’s webpage, http://www.depts.ttu.edu/law/lawlibrary/index.php.

August 2018 New Books

2018 Aug new books

In August 2018, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students:

ECONOMICS

  1. Laurence M. Ball, The Fed and Lehman Brothers: Setting the Record Straight on a Financial Disaster (2018).

FAMILY LAW

  1. Melissa A. Kucinski, A Practical Handbook for the Child’s Attorney: Effectively Representing Children in Custody Cases (2018).

HEALTH LAW AND POLICY

  1. Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren with Rebecca A. Eckland, A Court of Refuge: Stories from the Bench of America’s First Mental Health Court (2018).
  2. Josephine Johnston, Erik Parens, and Barbara A. Koenig, eds., The Ethics of Sequencing Newborns: Reflections and Recommendations (2018).
  3. Alisa Roth, Insane: America’s Criminal Treatment of Mental Illness (2018).

IMMIGRATION LAW

  1. Lynn Coyle, Barbara Hines, and Lee Teran; Updated by David Strange and Zelda Vasquez, Basics of Immigration Law for Texas Criminal Defense Attorneys Immigration Consequences of Criminal Conduct an Overview for Criminal Defenders in Texas (2017).

INTERNATIONAL LAW

  1. Mascha Fedorova and Willen-Jan van der Wolf, eds., The United Nations and the Protection of the Rights of Women (2005).
  2. Facundo Alvaredo, Lucas Chancel, Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Gabriel Zucman, eds., World Inequality Report 2018 (2018).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Benedict Carey, How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where and Why It Happens (2015).
  2. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, and Jeremy Francis, The Legal Writing Handbook: Analysis, Research, and Writing (2018).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Dan A. Naranjo, Oral History Interview: Dan A. Naranjo (2018).
  2. David Ray McAtee, Oral History Interview: David Ray McAtee (2018).
  3. Frank Griffith Jones, Oral History Interview: Frank Griffith Jones (2018).
  4. James M. Alsup, Oral History Interview: James M. Alsup (2018).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. John B. Nann and Morris L. Cohen, The Yale Law School Guide to Research in American Legal History (2018).

POLITICS

  1. Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz, To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment (2018).

SENTENCING AND PUNISHMENT

  1. Mark Godsey, Blind Injustice: A Former Prosecutor Exposes the Psychology and Politics of Wrongful Convictions (2017).
  2. Bharat Malkani, Slavery and the Death Penalty: A Study in Abolition (2018).

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAW

  1. Lucas A. Powe, Jr., America’s Lone Star Constitution: How Supreme Court Cases from Texas Shape the Nation (2018).

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.

July 2018 New Books

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In July 2018, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students:

CIVIL RIGHTS

  1. Angela J. Hattery and Earl Smith, Policing Black Bodies: How Black Lives Are Surveilled and How to Work for Change (2018).
  2. Khiara M. Bridges, The Poverty of Privacy Rights (2017).

COMMERCIAL LAW

  1. DOJ Civil Antitrust Practice and Procedure Manual (2018).

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

  1. Martin H. Redish, Judicial Independence and the American Constitution: A Democratic Paradox (2017).
  2. Samantha Barbas, Newsworthy: The Supreme Court Battle Over Privacy and Press Freedom (2017).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Lakhdar Boumediene and Mustafa Ait Idir, with Daniel Hartnett Norland, Jeffrey Rose and Kathleen List, Witnesses of the Unseen: Seven Years in Guantanamo (2017).

ECONOMICS

  1. Kaushik Basu, The Republic of Beliefs: A New Approach to Law and Economics (2018).

ELECTIONS AND VOTING

  1. Jesse H. Rhodes, Ballot Blocked: The Political Erosion of the Voting Rights Act (2017).

EMPLOYMENT PRACTICE

  1. Sarah Cote Hampson, The Balance Gap: Working Mothers and the Limits of the Law (2017).

ESTATES AND TRUSTS

  1. L. Rush Hunt and Lara Rae Hunt, A Lawyer’s Guide to Estate Planning: Fundamentals for the Legal Practitioner (2018).

FAMILY LAW

  1. Daniel J. Hynan, Parenting Plans: Meeting the Challenges With Facts and Analysis (2018).

IMMIGRATION LAW

  1. Leo R. Chavez, Anchor Babies and the Challenge of Birthright Citizenship (2017).

INDIAN AND ABORIGINAL LAW

  1. Julie Koppel Maldonado, Benedict Colombi, and Rajul Pandya, editors, Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples in the United States: Impacts, Experiences and Actions (2014).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Riaz Tejani, Law Mart: Justice, Access, and For-Profit Law Schools (2017).

LEGAL HISTORY

  1. Stanton D. Krauss, ed., Gentlemen of the Grand Jury: The Surviving Grand Jury Charges from Colonial, State, and Lower Federal Courts Before 1801 (2012).

LEGAL PHILOSOPHY

  1. Brian M. McCall, The Architecture of Law: Rebuilding Law in the Classical Tradition (2018).
  2. Geoffroy de Lagasnerie, Judge & Punish: The Penal State on Trial (2018).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Jay M. Feinman, Law 101: Everything You Need to Know About American Law (2018).
  2. Alan L. Dworsky, The Little Book on Oral Argument (2018).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. Ashley Krenelka Chase, ed., Millennial Leadership in Libraries (2018).
  2. Bryan A. Garner with Jeff Newman, and Tiger Jackson, The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (2018).

POLITICS

  1. Keith J. Bybee, How Civility Works (2016).
  2. Mark Fenster, The Transparency Fix: Secrets, Leaks, and Uncontrollable Government Information (2017).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Robert U. Sattin, ed., Filling in the Blanks: Practical Skills for the Working Lawyer (2016).

TAXATION—FEDERAL

  1. Jack Zuckerman, The 1040 Handbook: A Guide to Income and Asset Discovery: Includes Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (2018).

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.

June 2018 New Books

2018 June covers

In June 2018, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

AGRICULTURE LAW

  1. Thomas L. Daniels and John C. Keene, The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States (2018).

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, GENERALLY

  1. Dwight T. Pitcaithley, ed., The U.S. Constitution & Secession: A Documentary Anthology of Slavery and White Supremacy (2018).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Andrea D. Lyon, The Feminine Sixth: Women for the Defense (2018).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Edmund J. Hansen, Idea-Based Learning: A Course Design Process to Promote Conceptual Understanding (2011).
  2. The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc., New to College Teaching: Everything New Instructors Need to Know to be Successful (2018).
  3. The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc., New to Tenure: Everything Those Newly Tenured Need to Know to be Successful (2018).
  4. The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc., New to the Administration: Everything New Administrators Need to Know to be Successful (2018).
  5. The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc., New to the Faculty: Everything New Professors Need to Know to be Successful: Starter Kit (2018).
  6. Jennifer R. Duffy, et. al., The Performance of Repeat Test Takers on the Law School Admission Test: 1994-1995 through 2000-2001 Testing Years (2001).
  7. Angelo J. Letizia, Using Servant Leadership: How to Reframe the Core Functions of Higher Education (2018).

LEGAL HISTORY

  1. Anthony Page and Wilfrid Prest, eds., Blackstone and His Critics (2018).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Alex Davies, AI in Application: An In-depth Examination from the Legal Profession (2018).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. American Association of Law Libraries, AALL Guide to Fair Business Practices for Legal Publishers (2007).
  2. Francisco A. Avalos, compiler, Avalos Legal Glossary/Dictionary Translator and Other Related Fields of Study: English/Spanish Spanish/English (2018).

MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

  1. A. James Cuticchia, Genetics: A Handbook for Lawyers (2018).

OBSCENITY LAW

  1. Amy Beth Werbel, Lust on Trial: Censorship and the Rise of American Obscenity in the Age of Anthony Comstock (2018).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

  1. William E. Nelson, Marbury v. Madison: The Origins and Legacy of Judicial Review (2018).

All of these books are available in 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.

May 2018 New Books

2018 May new books

In May 2018, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

BANKRUPTCY LAW

  1. Ronald J. Mann, Bankruptcy and the U.S. Supreme Court (2017).

INTERNATIONAL LAW

  1. Malcolm D. Evans, ed., International Law (2014).
  2. Malcolm N. Shaw, International Law (2017).
  3. Martin Dixon, Textbook on International Law (2013).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. L. Dee Fink, Creating Significant Learning Experiences: An Integrated Approach to Designing College Courses (2013).
  2. Peter Elbow, Embracing Contraries: Explorations in Learning and Teaching (1986).
  3. Beth McMurtrie, The Future of Learning: How Colleges Can Transform the Educational Experience, (2018).
  4. Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger, and Mark A. McDaniel, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning (2014).

TAXATION—FEDERAL

  1. Keith Fogg, editor-in-chief, Effectively Representing Your Client Before the IRS: A Practical Manual for the Tax Practitioner with Sample Correspondence and Forms (2018).

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.

April 2018 New Books

2018 April new books

In April 2018, 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. Adam Winkler, We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights (2018).

COMMERCIAL LAW

  1. Andrew S. Boutros, T. Markus Funk, and James T. O’Reilly, The ABA Compliance Officer’s Deskbook (2016).

COURTS

  1. David Lynch, The Role of Circuit Courts in the Formation of United States Law in the Early Republic: Following Supreme Court Justices Washington, Livingston, Story, and Thompson (2018).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Mark S. Curry, The Criminal Trial Handbook: A Concise and Practical Treatise on Courtroom Evidence, Procedure & Tactics in a Criminal Trial (2017).
  2. Alexander Y. Benikov, Defense Lawyer Confidential (2018).
  3. Jill Paperno, Representing the Accused: A Practical Guide to Criminal Defense (2012).

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

  1. Russell L. Parr, Intellectual Property: Valuation, Exploitation, and Infringement Damages (2018).

INTERNATIONAL LAW

  1. John Dyson, Justice: Continuity and Change (2018).

JUDGES

  1. Louis Brandeis and Peter Scott Campbell, editor, The Quotable Brandeis (2017).

LAW – METHODOLOGY

  1. Geoffrey Samuel, A Short Introduction to Judging and Legal Reasoning (2017).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Rebecca A. Cochran, Judicial Externships: The Clinic Inside the Courthouse (2016).
  2. Edward K. Cheng, Joseph L. Hoffmann, Molly Bishop Shadel, and Peter J. Smith, Law School for Everyone (2017).

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

  1. Bruce R. Hopkins, The Law of Tax-Exempt Organizations (2016).

POLITICS

  1. Mark Lipse, Misgovernment When Lawful Authority Prevents Justice and Prosperity (2017).

SPORTS LAW

  1. Darren A. Heitner, How to Play the Game: What Every Sports Attorney Needs to Know (2018).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

  1. Ronald D. Rotunda, John Marshall and the Cases that United the States of America: Beveridge’s Abridged Life of John Marshall (2018).
  2. Christopher J. Peters, editor, Precedent in the United States Supreme Court (2016).

TAXATION—FEDERAL

  1. Lawrence Zelenak, Figuring Out the Tax: Congress, Treasury, and the Design of the Early Modern Income Tax (2018).

TORTS

  1. James Plunkett, The Duty of Care in Negligence (2018).

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.

March 2018 New Books

2018 March new books

In March 2018, 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. Radley Balko and Tucker Carrington, The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South (2018).

EMPLOYMENT PRACTICE

  1. Stephen Martin Kohn, The New Whistleblower’s Handbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Doing What’s Right and Protecting Yourself (2017).

ENERGY AND UTILITIES LAW

  1. Ruven Fleming, Shale Gas, the Environment and Energy Security: A New Framework for Energy Regulation (2017).

HEALTH LAW AND POLICY

  1. Irwin W. Sherman, The Power of Plagues (2017).

INFORMATION PRIVACY

  1. Lothar Determann, Determann’s Field Guide to Data Privacy Law: International Corporate Compliance (2017).

INTERNATIONAL LAW

  1. Victoria J. Szymczak, Charting the Legal Systems of the Western Pacific Islands: A Legal Research Guide (2017).
  2. Jim Freedman, A Conviction in Question: The First Trial at the International Criminal Court (2017).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Roy Stuckey, Best Practices for Legal Education: A Vision and a Road Map (2007).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Mark Robertson and J. Harris Morgan, How to Draft Bills Clients Rush to Pay (2018).
  2. Douglas Hand, The Laws of Style: Sartorial Excellence for the Professional Gentleman (2018).
  3. Neil W. Hamilton, Roadmap: The Law Student’s Guide to Meaningful Employment (2018).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. Frans L. Leeuw with Hans Schmeets, Empirical Legal Research: A Guidance Book for Lawyers, Legislators and Regulators (2016).
  2. Heidi Frostestad Kuehl and Megan A. O’Brien, International Legal Research in a Global Community (2017).
  3. Lauren M. Collins, Veterans Benefits: A Legal Research Guide (2017).

POLITICS

  1. Steven M. Gillon, Separate and Unequal: The Kerner Commission and the Unraveling of American Liberalism (2018).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Thomas M. Melsheimer and Judge Craig Smith, On the Jury Trial: Principles and Practices for Effective Advocacy (2017).
  2. Richard K. Neumann, Transactional Lawyering Skills: Client Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiation (2013).

PROPERTY–PERSONAL AND REAL

  1. Aaron Perzanowski and Jason Schultz, The End of Ownership: Personal Property in the Digital Economy (2016).

PSYCHOLOGY

  1. David Emerald, The Power of TED: The Empowerment Dynamic (2016).

RELIGION

  1. Nicolas Howe, Landscapes of the Secular: Law, Religion, and American Sacred Space (2016).
  2. Nelson Tebbe, Religious Freedom in an Egalitarian Age (2017).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

  1. Joel Richard Paul, Without Precedent: John Marshall and His Times (2018).

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.