August 2020 New Resources

2020 Aug new books

In August 2020, 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

COVID-19 in American:  Response, Issues, and Law  – A new HeinOnline database that compiles federal government reports and publications on the various ways COVID-19 has impacted every aspect of life, this database is organized into the following areas of impact: Economics, Global, Health, and Society.

Executive Privilege – A new HeinOnline database that provides primary and secondary source material such as government documents from the executive, legislative, and judicial branches, as well as law review articles and books, this database explores executive privilege from the country’s founding to the present day.

 

New Books

CONTRACTS

  1. Edward Yorio and Steve Thel, Contract Enforcement: Specific Performance and Injunctions (2011).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Ken Wallentine, Street Legal: A Guide to Pre-Trial Criminal Procedure for Police, Prosecutors, and Defenders (2020).

ESTATES AND TRUSTS

  1. Louis A. Mezzullo, An Estate Planner’s Guide to Family Business Entities: Family Limited Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies, and More (2020).

HOUSING LAW

  1. Rebecca A. Taylor, Foreclosure Defense: A Practical Litigation Guide (2020).

JUDGES

  1. Richard E. Flamm, Recusal and Disqualification of Judges: For Cause Motions, Peremptory Challenges and Appeals (2018).

LAND USE

  1. Robin Paul Malloy, Disability Law for Property, Land Use, and Zoning Lawyers (2020).

LEGAL HISTORY

  1. Douglas W. Lind and Stacia Stein, The Leaven of Sympathy: A Bio-Bibliography of Frederick C. Hicks (2020).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. Stacy Ann Wittmann and Julianne T. Stam, Redesign Your Library Website (2016).
  2. Judy K. Davis and Carole A. Levitt, Internet Legal Research on a Budget: Free and Low-Cost Resources for Lawyers (2020).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Rena Cook and Laurie Koller, Her Voice in Law: Vocal Power and Situational Command for the Female Attorney (2020).
  2. Barry Zalma, Getting the Whole Truth: Interviewing Techniques for the Lawyer (2020).
  3. John Taladay and Erik Koons, ed. co-chairs, Obtaining Discovery Abroad (2020).

TORTS

  1. Elizabeth Chamblee Burch, Mass Tort Deals: Backroom Bargaining in Multidistrict Litigation (2019).

TRADE SECRETS

  1. Joanna H. Kim-Brunetti, et. al., Guide to Protecting and Litigating Trade Secrets (2020).

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.

Library staff will be able to assist in locating and checking out any of these items or helping you contact the Librarian on call for questions about electronic resources.

July 2020 New Books

2020 July new books

In July 2020, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

BANKING AND FINANCE

  1. Naomi R. Lamoreaux and William J. Novak, eds., Corporations and American Democracy (2017).
  2. Morgan Ricks, The Money Problem: Rethinking Financial Regulation (2016).
  3. Ester Herlin-Karnell and Nicholas Ryder, Market Manipulation and Insider Trading: Regulatory Challenges in the United States of America, the European Union and the United Kingdom (2019).

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, GENERALLY

  1. Mary E. Adkins, Making Modern Florida: How the Spirit of Reform Shaped a New State Constitution (2016).
  2. Richard Albert, Menaka Guruswamy and Nishchal Basnyat, eds., Founding Moments in Constitutionalism (2019).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Mark J. Phillips and Aryn Z. Phillips, Trials of the Century: A Decade-by-Decade Look at Ten of America’s Most Sensational Crimes (2016).
  2. Andrew Porwancher, The Devil Himself: A Tale of Honor, Insanity, and the Birth of Modern America (2017).
  3. Francine Banner, Crowdsourcing the Law: Trying Sexual Assault on Social Media (2019).

ELECTIONS AND VOTING

  1. Richard L. Hasen, Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections (2016).

IMMIGRATION LAW

  1. James C. Hathaway, ed., The Michigan Guidelines on the International Protection of Refugees (2019).
  2. Dree K. Collopy, AILA’s Asylum Primer: A Practical Guide to U.S. Asylum Law and Procedure (2019).

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

  1. Catherine L. Fisk, Writing for Hire: Unions, Hollywood, and Madison Avenue (2016).
  2. Christopher Heath and Anselm Kamperman Sanders, eds., Intellectual Property and International Dispute Resolution (2019).

JUDGES

  1. Owen Fiss, Pillars of Justice: Lawyers and the Liberal Tradition (2017).

LAW AND SOCIETY

  1. Victoria Nourse, Misreading Law, Misreading Democracy (2016).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Xan Arch and Isaac Gilman, Academic Library Services for First-Generation Students (2020).

LEGAL HISTORY

  1. Paul M. Pruitt, Jr., David I. Durham and Michael H. Hoeflich, Law and Miscellaneous Works: The Lives and Careers of Joel White and Amand Pfister, Booksellers and Publishers (2019).
  2. Charles E. Wright, Law at Little Big Horn: Due Process Denied (2016).
  3. Kurt X. Metzmeier, Writing the Legal Record: Law Reporters in Nineteenth-Century Kentucky (2017).
  4. Andrew Porwancher, John Henry Wigmore and the Rules of Evidence: The Hidden Origins of Modern Law (2016).
  5. Maria Isabel Medina, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law: A History (2016).
  6. Philip R Wood, The Fall of the Priests and the Rise of the Lawyers (2016).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Julie Todaro, Emergency Preparedness for Libraries (2020).

MILITARY, WAR, AND PEACE

  1. Karen Engle, The Grip of Sexual Violence in Conflict: Feminist Interventions in International Law (2020).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Cecil C. Kuhne, A Litigator’s Guide to Convincing the Judge (2019).

RACE AND ETHNICITY

  1. James W. Endersby and William T. Horner, Lloyd Gaines and the Fight to End Segregation (2016).

SENTENCING AND PUNISHMENT

  1. Justice Stephen Breyer, John Bessler, ed., Against the Death Penalty (2016).
  2. Keramet Reiter, 23/7: Pelican Bay Prison and the Rise of Long-Term Solitary Confinement (2016).

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.

 

June 2020 New Resources

2020 June new books

In June 2020, 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

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AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE (AEI) – Our newest HeinOnline resource is the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). The AEI was founded in 1938 for the purpose of “bringing about a greater public knowledge and understanding of the social and economic advantages accruing to the American people through the maintenance of the system of free, competitive enterprise.” A public policy think tank based in Washington, D.C., AEI scholars conduct original research that advocates for free enterprise and focuses on the world economy, U.S. foreign policy and international security, and domestic political and social issues. The American Enterprise Institute database brings AEI’s collection of scholarship to HeinOnline, providing access to works published by the Institute in HeinOnline’s fully-searchable image-based format. Unique to this collection is the ability to search by Policy Area.

New Books

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Melba Pearson, ed., Can They Do That? (2020).

IMMIGRATION LAW

  1. Michael A. Olivas, Perchance to DREAM: A Legal and Political History of the DREAM Act and DACA (2020).

MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

  1. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Guidance on Preparing for Workplaces for COVID-19 (2020).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Eduardo Salas, Ramon Rico and Jonathan Passmore, eds., The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of the Psychology of Team Working and Collaborative Processes (2020).

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.

Library staff will be able to assist in locating and checking out any of these items or helping you contact the Librarian on call for questions about electronic resources.

March 2020 New Books

2020 March New Books List

In March 2020, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

CIVIL LAW

  1. Fitzpatrick, Brian T., The Conservative Case for Class Actions (2019).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Gregg Barak, Paul Leighton, and Allison Cotton, Class, Race, Gender, & Crime: The Social Realities of Justice in America (2018).
  2. Avery, Joseph and Joel Cooper, eds., Bias in the Law: A Definitive Look at Racial Prejudice in the U.S. Criminal Justice System (2020).

CRYPTOCURRENCIES LAW

  1. Armstrong, Dean, Dan Hyde, and Sam Thomas, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: International Legal and Regulatory Challenges (2019).

CYBER SECURITY LAW

  1. Schaub, Gary Jr., ed., Understanding Cybersecurity: Emerging Governance and Strategy (2018).
  2. Ballardini, Rosa Maria, Petri Kuoppamaki, Olli Pitkanen, eds., Regulating Industrial Internet Through IPR, Data Protection and Competition Law (2019).

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

  1. Rogers, Nicole, Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change (2020).
  2. Sullivan, Thomas F.P., ed. emeritus and authors Christopher L. Bell, et. al., Environmental Law Handbook (2019).
  3. Braddock, Theda and Diane Hennessey, Wetlands: An Introduction (2018).
  4. Hassine, Khaled, Handling Climate Displacement (2019).

FIRST AMENDMENT

  1. Norton, Helen L., The Government’s Speech and the Constitution (2019).

HEALTH LAW AND POLICY

  1. Garwood-Gowers, Austen, Medical Use of Human Beings: Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice (2020).

HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

  1. Villa, Monique, Slaves Among Us: The Hidden World of Human Trafficking (2019).
  2. Klinkner, Melanie and Howard Davis, The Right to the Truth in International Law: Victims’ Rights in Human Rights and International Criminal Law (2020).
  3. Gonzalez-Salzberg, Damian and Loveday Hodson, eds., Research Methods for International Human Rights Law: Beyond the Traditional Paradigm (2020).

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

  1. Foong, Cheryl, The Making Available Right: Realizing the Potential of Copyright’s Dissemination Function in the Digital Age (2019).

INTERNATIONAL LAW

  1. Close, Josepha, Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law: Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice (2019).

JUVENILES

  1. Howell, James C., et. al., A Handbook for Evidence-Based Juvenile Justice Systems (2019).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Christodoulidis, Emilios A., Ruth Dukes, and Marco Goldoni, eds., Research Handbook on Critical Legal Theory (2019).

LEGAL HISTORY

  1. White, G. Edward, Law in American History (vol. 3) (2019).

LEGAL PROFESSION

  1. Rhode, Deborah L., Leadership for Lawyers (2020).
  2. Van Beemen, Robert F., Rupprecht Graf Von Pfeil, and Gerard J. Tanja, Legal Tech and Digital Transformation: Competitive Positioning and Business Models of Law Firms (2018).
  3. Wagner, Wendy, with Will Walker, Incomprehensible!: A Study of How Our Legal System Encourages Incomprehensibility, Why It Matters, and What We Can Do About It (2019).
  4. Kagan, Robert A., Adversarial Legalism: The American Way of Law (2019).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. Law, Margaret Zelman, Cultivating Engaged Staff: Better Management for Better Libraries (2017).
  2. Lembke, Melody Busse and Melissa Beck, Cataloging Legal Literature (2020).
  3. Zabel, Diane and Lauren Reiter, eds., Envisioning the Future of Reference: Trends, Reflections, and Innovations (2020).
  4. Schlipf, Fred, and John A. Moorman, The Practical Handbook of Library Architecture: Creating Building Spaces that Work (2018).
  5. Kowalsky, Michelle, and John Woodruff, Creating Inclusive Library Environments: A Planning Guide for Serving Patrons with Disabilities (2017).
  6. Emery, Jill, Graham Stone, and Peter McCracken, Techniques for Electronic Resource Management: TERMS and the Transition to Open (2020).

LEGISLATION

  1. Mousmouti, Maria, Designing Effective Legislation (2019).

MILITARY, WAR, AND PEACE

  1. Jensen, Eric Talbot and Major Ronald T. P. Alcala eds., The Impact of Emerging Technologies on the Law of Armed Conflict (2019).
  2. Pohlman, H. L., U.S. National Security Law: An International Perspective (2019).

OIL, GAS, AND MINERAL LAW

  1. Rive, Vernon J. C., Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform: An International Law Response (2019).

PHILOSOPHY AND LAW

  1. Zartaloudis, Thanos, ed., Law and Philosophical Theory: Critical Intersections (2018).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Vaidik, Nancy Harris and Rebecca Diaz-Bonilla, Point Well Made: Oral Advocacy in Motion Practice (2016).
  2. Diaz-Bonilla, Rebecca, Foolproof: The Art of Communication for Lawyers and Professionals (2018).
  3. O’Regan, Karla, Law and Consent: Contesting the Common Sense (2020).

PRESIDENT/EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

  1. Casto, William R., Advising the President: Attorney General Robert H. Jackson and Franklin D. Roosevelt (2018).

PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

  1. Rhode, Deborah L., Character: What it Means and Why it Matters (2019).

REPRODUCTION

  1. Lau, Pin Lean, Comparative Legal Frameworks for Pre-Implantation Embryonic Genetic Interventions (2019).

SENTENCING AND PUNISHMENT

  1. Tonry, Michael H., ed., American Sentencing: What Happens and Why? (2019).
  2. Perlin, Michael L., Mental Disability and the Death Penalty: The Shame of the States (2013).
  3. Frase, Richard S. and Julian V. Roberts, Paying for the Past: The Case Against Prior Record Sentence Enhancements (2019).

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

  1. Fisher, Louis, Reconsidering Judicial Finality: Why the Supreme Court is Not the Last Word on the Constitution (2019).
  2. Kaiser, Anna-Bettina, Niels Petersen, Johannes Saurer, eds., The U.S. Supreme Court and Contemporary Constitutional Law: The Obama Era and Its Legacy (2018).

WATER LAW

  1. Porter, Charles R., Public Water Policies: The Ultimate Weapons of Social Control (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.

February 2020 New Books

2020 Feb new books

In February 2020, the Law Library added the following new titles to the collection to support the research and curricular needs of our faculty and students.

BIOTECHNOLOGY LAW

  1. Hugh B. Wellons, Robert F. Copple, and William Wofford, eds., Biotechnology and the Law (2019).

CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE

  1. Brian D. Shannon and Daniel H. Benson, Texas Criminal Procedure & the Offender with Mental Illness: An Analysis & Guide (2019).
  2. Michael J. DeValve, Tammy S. Garland, and Elizabeth Q. Wright, A Unified Theory of Justice and Crime: Justice that Love Gives (2018).
  3. William R. Kelly, The Future of Crime and Punishment: Smart Policies for Reducing Crime and Saving Money (2019).

DOMESTIC RELATIONS

  1. Stacy Heard and Jennifer Wheeler, Family Law Attorneys and Parenting Evaluators: Improving Professional Collaboration (2020).
  2. Tracy Coenen, Lifestyle Analysis in Divorce Cases: Investigating Spending and Finding Hidden Income and Assets (2020).

GAMING

  1. Keith Miller, ed., The Law of Regulated Gambling: A Practical Guide for Business Lawyers (2020).

LAND USE

  1. Barbara J. Roth, Agricultural Beginnings in the American Southwest (2016).

LEGAL EDUCATION

  1. Glenn Whitman and Ian Kelleher, Neuroteach: Brain Science and the Future of Education (2016).
  2. Marc Smith and Jonathan Firth, Psychology in the Classroom: A Teacher’s Guide to What Works (2018).
  3. Benjamin H. Barton, Fixing Law Schools: From Collapse to the Trump Bump and Beyond (2019).
  4. David Gooblar, The Missing Course: Everything They Never Taught You About College Teaching (2019).
  5. Lawrence S. Krieger, The Hidden Stresses of Law School and Law Practice: Applying the New Science for a Fulfilling Life and Career (2018).

LEGAL RESEARCH AND LIBRARIES

  1. Sheri V.T. Ross and Sarah W. Sutton, Guide to Electronic Resource Management (2016).
  2. Corey Halaychik and Blake Reagan, Library Licensing: A Manual for Busy Librarians (2020).

MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE

  1. John A. Zervopoulos, How to Examine Mental Health Experts: A Family Lawyer’s Handbook of Issues and Strategies (2020).

OIL, GAS, AND MINERAL LAW

  1. Terrence M. Loomis, Petroleum Development and Environmental Conflict in Aotearoa New Zealand : Texas of the South Pacific (2017).

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  1. Drury R. Sherrod, The Jury Crisis: What’s Wrong with Jury Trials and How We can Save Them (2019).
  2. Stuart J. T. Dodds, Smarter Pricing, Smarter Profit: A Guide for the Law Firm of the Future (2020).

WATER LAW

  1. Eric P. Perramond, Unsettled Waters: Rights, Law, and Identity in the American West (2019).

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.