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ABA civil immigration detention standards - American Bar Association
Call Number: KF9731 .A95 2012
ISBN: 1614387613
Publication Date: 2012

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Bankruptcy law : principles, policies, and practice - Charles J. Tabb. Ralph Brubaker
Call Number: KF1524 .T32 2010 Circ/Reserve
ISBN: 142247898X
Publication Date: 2010
Contents: Introduction to debt collection and bankruptcy -- Involking bankruptcy relief -- Property of the estate -- Automatic stay -- Unsecured claims -- Secured claims -- Relief from stay and adequate protection -- Executory contracts -- Avoiding powers -- Discharge -- Exemptions -- Reorganization -- Jurisdiction and procedure -- Transnational bankruptcy cases

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Business organizations - J. Mark Ramseyer
Call Number: KF889 .R28 2012
ISBN: 1454806729
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: Agency -- Partnership -- Implications of the corporate form -- Corporate fiduciary duties -- Insider trading -- Corporate control (I) -- Corporate control (II) -- Mergers and acquisitions

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Cases and materials on arbitration law and practice - Thomas E. Carbonneau
Call Number: KF9085 .C373 2012
ISBN: 031427958X
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: An introduction -- Basic concepts -- U.S. statutes on arbitration -- Arbitration and federalism -- Decisional power : the parties, the arbitrator, the courts, and the legislature -- Conventional frameworks for arbitration -- Adhesive arbitration -- The enforcement of arbitral awards -- International commercial arbitration -- Materials on drafting viable arbitration agreements

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Civil procedure stories - Kevin M. Clermont, editor
Call Number: KF8839 .C455 2008
ISBN: 1599413477
Publication Date: 2008
Contents: erning law: the story of Erie: how litigants, lawyers, judges, politics, and social change reshape the law / Edward A. Purcell, Jr. -- Subject-matter jurisdiction: the story of Owen Equipment v. Kroger: a change in the weather of federal jurisdiction / John B. Oakley -- Territorial jurisdiction: the story of Shaffer: allocating jurisdictional authority among the states / Wendy Collins Perdue -- Procedural due process: the story of Connecticut v. Doehr: balancing costs and benefits in defining procedural rights / Robert G. Bone -- Venue-the story of Piper: forum matters / Kevin M. Clermont -- Parties: the story of Hansberry: the rise of the modern class action / Jay Tidmarsh -- Pleadings: the story of Conley: precedent by accident / Emily Sherwin -- Discovery: the story of Hickman: preserving adversarial incentives while embracing broad / Richard L. Marcus -- Motions: the story of Celotex: the role of summary judgment in the administration of civil justice / David L. Shapiro -- Jury: the story of Colgrove: social science on trial / Jeffrey J. Rachlinski -- Res judicata-the story of Parklane: the "litigation crisis" and the efficiency imperative / Lewis A. Grossman -- Recognition and enforcement: the story of Hilton: from gloves to globalization / Louise Ellen Teitz -- Adjudicatory: the story of Goldberg: why this case is our shorthand / Judith Resnik -- Adversarial: the story of Lassiter: the importance of counsel in an adversary system / Elizabeth G. Thornburg

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ERISA basics - American Bar Association Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Call Number: KF3512.A75 A44 2012
ISBN: 1614384460
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: v. 1. ERISA basics concepts--statutory overview -- ERISA basics concepts--regulatory and informal sources -- ERISA claims: standing, jurisdiction and preemption -- Fiduciary standards -- Minimum standards for tax-qualified retirements plans -- Federal regulation of health plans -- Benefit claims: administrative procedures -- Benefit claims: litigation -- Reporting and disclosure -- Remedies -- Executive compensation -- ERISA ethical issues and concerns
v. 2. Employer stock litigation & fee cases -- Interview with Phyllis Borzi -- COBRA & HIPAA -- Employment discrimination and Section 510 -- Collectively bargained plans -- QDROs, QMCSOs and spousal rights -- PPACA -- Section 401(k) plans -- ESOPs -- Cafeteria plans -- Drafting ERISA complaints and moving to dismiss -- Determination letters and EPCRS

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Ethics in the practice of elder law - Roberta K. Flowers and Rebecca C. Morgan
Call Number: KF390.A4 F59 2013
ISBN: 1614386846
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: Where to go for guidance -- Who is the client? -- Who can I talk to? -- Who can I represent? -- Representing clients who may have diminished capactiy -- Who can I represent : ethical issues in a guardianship practice -- Whom do I represent in complex fiduciary representation? -- To litigate or not to litigate : that is the question -- Ancillary services and marketing

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Federal deception law : FTC and CFPB rules, RICO, False Claims Act, telemarketing, debt relief, and parallel state statutes - Jonathan Sheldon
Call Number: KF1609 .S43 2012
ISBN: 0943116104
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: st considerations -- FTC trade regulation rules -- Consumer financial protection bureau rulemaking -- The FTC holder rule and state law counterparts -- Telemarketing fraud: the FTC rule and state counterparts -- Unwanted calls and texts, junk faxes, and spam -- The Federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) -- State RICO and civil theft statutes -- The Federal False Claims Act -- Regulation of debt relief services -- Other statutes protecting consumers -- FTC trade regulation rules -- Appendix[es]. A. FTC trade regulation rules -- B. Selected consumer financial protection act provisions -- C. Federal regulation of telemarketing, junk faxes, and spam -- D. State telemarketing statutes summarized -- E. Federal RICO statute -- F. State RICO statutes summarized --G. Federal False Claims Act -- H. Mailing of unordered merchandise -- I. Finding pleadings and primary sources on the companion website

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Freedom from religion : rights and national security - Amos N. Guiora
Call Number: K3258 .G85 2013
ISBN: 0199975906
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: Ignoring the storm -- The threat of religious extremism -- The limits of freedom of speech -- Freedom of association -- The role of the media regarding religion -- Separating church and state -- Free exercise of religion -- Cultural considerations and the price of religious liberty -- Dangerous ideas and corporate censorship -- Confronting the storm

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Immigration and citizenship : process and policy - Thomas Alexander Aleinikoff
Call Number: KF4819 .A43 2012
ISBN: 0314267093
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: Immigration and citizenship law in historical context -- Citizenship -- Foundations of immigration law -- Federal agencies and courts -- Immigrants and nonimmigrants : qualifying categories and a look at the undocumented -- Admission procedures -- Inadmissibility, deportability, and relief from removal -- Asylum and the convention against torture -- Enforcement -- Removal, detention, and judicial review -- Constitutional protection in alienage law

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Modern criminal procedure : cases, comments, and questions - Yale Kamisar
Call Number: KF9619 .K36 2012
ISBN: 0314911677
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: Introduction -- Police practices -- The commencement of formal proceedings -- The adversary system and the determination of guilt or innocence -- Appeals, post-conviction review

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No way out but one [videorecording] - Garland Waller production ; produced and directed by Garland Waller, Barry Nolan ; written by Barry Nolan, Garland Waller
Call Number: LDVD AV 12 Circ/Reserve
Publication Date: 2012
Summary: "Tells the story of Holly Collins, the first American to be granted asylum by the Dutch government as a result of domestic violence. When a family court judge gives custody of Holly's children to the man who had been abusing them, Holly believes she has only one option--to kidnap her children and go on the run. Through the story of Holly Collins, a larger and more shocking national scandal is revealed. In American family courts, all too often, abusers get custody of their children"--Container

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Patent law in a nutshell - Martin J. Adelman, Randall R. Rader, Gordon Klancnik
Call Number: KF3114.85 .A32 2013
ISBN: 0314279997
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: Foundations of patent law -- Patent acquisitions -- Patent eligibility -- Utility -- Anticipation -- Statutory bars -- Novelty: prior invention -- Nonobviousness -- Adequate disclosure -- Claims -- Issues in patent acquisition -- Claim construction -- Infringement -- Additional defenses -- Remedies -- International patent law

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Practice under Article 9 of the uniform commercial code - Stephen L. Sepinuck, editor
Call Number: KF1050.Z95 P73 2013
ISBN: 1614388458
Publication Date: 2013

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Price discrimination handbook - ABA Section of Antitrust Law
Call Number: KF1627 .P74 2013
ISBN: 1614388350
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: Introduction -- Federal price discrimination law -- State price discrimination law -- Price discrimination under international laws

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Principles of sales law - James J. White, Robert S. Summers
Call Number: KF915 .W45 2009
ISBN: 0314908021
Publication Date: 2009
Contents: 2001 revision of article 1 -- Scope of article 2, and offer, acceptance, and consideration thereunder -- Statute of frauds and parol evidence rule -- Terms of the contract (including the law of tender, excuse, and title transfer (2-403)) -- Unconscionability -- Risk of loss -- Buyer's remedies for repudiation, for nondelivery and for failure to deliver conforming goods (which the buyer refused to keep) -- Seller's remedies -- Buyer's rejection or revocation of acceptance, and seller's right to cure -- Warranty -- Damages for breach of warranty -- Defenses to warranty actions -- Disclaimers of warrant liability and modification of buyer's remedies

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Professional responsibility standards, rules & statutes - John S. Dzienkowski, editor
Call Number: KF305 .A265 2012
ISBN: 0314281355
Publication Date: 2012

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Questions & answers. Bankruptcy : multiple choice and short-answer questions and answers - Bruce A. Markell, Mary Jo Wiggins
Call Number: KF1524 .Q84 2010
ISBN: 0820556734
Publication Date: 2010
Contents: Questions -- Practice final exam: questions -- Answers -- Practice final exam: answers

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Questions & answers. Secured transactions : multiple choice and short answer questions and answers - Bruce A. Markell, Timothy R. Zinnecker
Call Number: KF1050.Z9 M37 2011
ISBN: 1422483460
Publication Date: 2011
Contents: Scope -- Definitions -- Attachment -- Perfection -- Proceeds -- Fixtures -- Priority (secured party v. secured party; no PMSI) -- Priority (secured party v. secured party; PMSI) -- Priority (secured party v. buyer of collateral) -- Priority (secured party v. lien creditor) -- Priority (secured party v. IRS) -- Default -- Bankruptcy (excluding voidable preferences) -- Bankruptcy (voidable preferences) -- Practice final exam

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Search and seizure - John Wesley Hall, Jr
Call Number: KF9630 .H35 2012
ISBN: 0769864058
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: The reasonable expectation of privacy -- Probable cause -- The history and purpose of the exclusionary rule -- Applying the exclusionary rule -- Standing to object to a search -- The fruit of the poisonous tree doctrine -- Consent searches -- Plain view, hearing, smell, and feel -- Open fields -- Searches in other areas open to others or the public -- Private searches -- Abandonment -- Exigent circumstances -- Stop and frisk -- Search incident to arrest -- Vehicle seizures -- Vehicle searches -- Seizures and searches of premises -- Searches of offices of lawyers, doctors, and other professionals -- Searches involving First Amendment rights -- Arrest and other seizures of persons -- Searches of persons -- Body searches -- Searches of prisoners, parolees, and probationers and as a condition of bail -- Border searches and stops -- Immigration stops and searches -- Seizures and searches of vessels -- Searches and seizures of mail and packages -- Seizures and searches of luggage and other personal containers -- Inventory searches -- Airport and bus and train station searches and seizures -- Electronic surveillance (non-title III) -- Administrative and regulatory searches and seizures -- Military searches and seizures -- Foreign searches and seizures -- National security searches and seizures -- Non-criminal searches and seizures authorized by special needs of government -- Subpoena duces tecum -- Searches and seizures of documents -- Warrant requirement in general -- Applications for warrants -- Return of and access to the search warrant papers -- Form, content, and construction of warrants -- Conduct of searches and execution of warrants -- Litigating the motion to suppress -- Appellate and post-conviction review -- Civil and other remedies to illegal searches

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Search and seizure : a treatise on the Fourth Amendment - Wayne R. LaFave
Call Number: KF9630 .L34 2012
ISBN: 0314613870
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: Vol. 1: 1. The exclusionary rule and other remedies -- 2. Protected areas and interests -- Vol. 2: 3. Probable cause -- 4. Search warrants -- Vol. 3: 5. Seizure and search of persons and personal effects -- 6. Entry and search of premises -- 7. Search and seizure of vehicles -- Vol. 4: 8. Consent searches -- 9. Stop and frisk and similar lesser intrusions -- Vol. 5: 10. Inspections and regulatory searches -- Vol. 6: 11. Administration of the exclusionary rule

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Star! : finding artistic and commercial success in the new entertainment industry - Richard Warren Rappaport
Call Number: KF4290 .R37 2013
ISBN: 1614388393
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: You, the artist : reaching for the dream -- The artistry of the entertainment industry -- The business of the entertainment industry -- You and your team : merging your artistry with the industry -- Your professional artistic introduction to the industry -- Your big break : the development deal -- At last! success in the new entertainment industry -- You and the world of entertainment : artistic leadership, the power of celebrity, education and mentoring, and charitable and civic involvement -- The spirit of success and your creative star

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Trial advocacy in a nutshell - Paul Bergman
Call Number: KF8915.Z9 B47 2013
ISBN: 9780314284396
Publication Date: 2013
Contents: An approach to trial advocacy -- Persuasive legal narratives -- Inferential arguments -- Credibility arguments -- Silent arguments -- Opening statements -- Direct examination -- Cross examination -- Satisfying foundational requirements for non-tangible evidence -- Satisfying foundational requirements for tangible evidence -- Expert witnesses -- Closing argument -- Odds and ends

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Understanding corporate law - Arthur R. Pinto, Douglas M. Branson
Call Number: KF1414 .P56 2009
ISBN: 1422429598
Publication Date: 2009
Contents: Promoters' liability and defective incorporation -- Piercing the corporate veil --- Financing the corporation -- The legal model and corporate governance : the allocation of power under state law -- Mergers and acquisitions -- Introduction to federal regulation and the proxy rules -- Introduction to fiduciary duty : the duty of care, the business judgement rule and good faith -- The duty of loyalty and conflicts of interest -- Controlling shareholders -- Special problems of the closely held corporation -- Hostile tender offers -- SEC Rule 105-b disclosure and insider trading -- Corporate litigation

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Understanding international business and financial transactions - Jerold A. Friedland
Call Number: KF390.B8 F75 2010
ISBN: 1422478416
Publication Date: 2010
Contents; Money, currency and finance in international trade -- The rules of international trade -- United States trade laws -- International sales -- Operating in foreign markets -- Taxation of international transactions

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Understanding sales and leases of goods - William H. Henning, William H. Lawrence
Call Number: KF915 .L395 2009
ISBN: 1422422496
Publication Date: 2009
Contents: 1. History and scope of articles 2 and 2A -- 2. The agreement process -- 3. The requirement of a writing -- 4. Contract terms -- 5. Warranty -- 6. Risk of loss -- 7. Performance and breach -- 8. Remedies of buyers and lessees -- 9. Remedies of sellers and lessors -- 10. Third-party interests

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Understanding secured transactions - William H. Lawrence, William H. Henning, R. Wilson Freyermuth
Call Number: KF1050 .H44 2012
ISBN: 1422490831
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: Transactions within Article 9 -- Creation and enforceability of security interests -- Ongoing financing relationships -- Perfection in general -- Perfection by filing -- Perfection by possession and control -- Automatic perfection -- Temporary perfection and perfection of proceeds -- Multistate transactions -- Among secured parties -- Purchasers (other than secured parties) versus perfected secured parties -- The farm products rule -- Creditors with liens arising by operation of law -- Purchasers (other than secured parties) and lien creditors versus unperfected secured parties -- Fixtures, accessions and commingled goods -- Bankruptcy -- Default and its consequences -- The foreclosure process -- The consequences of creditor misbehavior

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Unfair and deceptive acts and practices - Carolyn L. Carter, Jonathan Sheldon ; contributing authors, John W. Van Alst, Jeremiah Battle, Jr
Call Number: KF1610 .S34 2012
ISBN: 1602481202
Publication Date: 2012
Contents: First considerations -- UDAP scope -- Demonstrating that a practice is a UDAP violation -- The meaning of deception, unfairness, and unconscionability -- General sales and performance practices -- Credit and collections -- Motor vehicle sales, rentals, and repair -- Home and home-related transactions -- Services, insurance, opportunity schemes, other transactions -- Liability of various parties -- Litigating UDAP cases -- Private UDAP remedies -- State agency enforcement -- Appendix[es]. A. Statute-by-statute analysis of state UDAP statutes ; B. Useful websites ; C. Finding pleadings and primary sources on the companion website

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