Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Trial Team Takes Finalist Honors

This past weekend, Temple's National Trial Team took finalist honors in the National Ethics Trial Competition hosted by the University of Pacific's McGeorge Law School in Sacramento, CA. The team of Rochelle Keyhan, Corey Osborn, Matt Quigg and Jen Riley defeated sixteen teams through four rounds before losing a hard fought and closely scored final contest to a team from Georgetown Law School. The team was coached by Eileen Monaghan, Esq. and Mia Roberts, Esq.

Thanks to Professor Ohlbaum for this information!

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Temple Law Professor and the Vince Fumo case

Edward Ohlbaum, a Temple University law professor, was quoted in an article regarding a juror in the Vince Fumo case and his use of Facebook and Twitter. For more information, go to www.philly.com.

Wednesday, March 04, 2009

Recent Library Acquisitions for February 2009

Appellate Advocacy, Banks and Banking, Biography, China, Civil Rights, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Elder Law, Election Law, Environmental Law, Ethics, Europe, Evidence, Family Law, Federalism, Germany, Health Care, Human Rights, Intellectual Property, International Criminal Law, International Family Law, International Law, International Trade, Internet Law, Jurisprudence, Law and Economics, Legal History, Legal Reasoning, Native Americans Negligence, Pre Trial Procedure, Prison Law, Privacy, Race, Rule of Law, Sports Law, Taxation, Trials, Warfare, Women and the Law

Appellate Advocacy
CALL # (RES) KF251 .B42 2006.
AUTHOR Beazley, Mary Beth, 1957-
TITLE A practical guide to appellate advocacy / Mary Beth Beazley.
IMPRINT New York : Aspen Publishers, c2006.

Banks and Banking
CALL # KF1030.R3 K54 2008.
AUTHOR Klein, Lilian B.
TITLE Bank Secrecy Act/anti-money laundering / Lilian B. Klein.
IMPRINT New York : Nova Science Publishers, c2008.

Banks and Banking
CALL # HG172.A2 A43 2009.
AUTHOR Ahamed, Liaquat.
TITLE Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world / Liaquat
IMPRINT New York : Penguin Press, 2009.

Banks and Banking
CALL # HG1725 .B868 2009.
AUTHOR Busch, Andreas, 1962-
TITLE Banking regulation and globalization / Andreas Busch.
IMPRINT Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

CALL # F152.2 .F36 1974.
AUTHOR Fantel, Hans.
TITLE William Penn : apostle of dissent / by Hans Fantel.
IMPRINT New York, NY : William Morrow, 1974.

CALL # DA564.B3 K57 2008.
AUTHOR Kirsch, Adam, 1976-
TITLE Benjamin Disraeli / Adam Kirsch.
IMPRINT New York : Nextbook : Schocken, c2008.

CALL # PR3533 .M385 2008.
AUTHOR Martin, Peter, 1940-
TITLE Samuel Johnson : a biography / Peter Martin.
IMPRINT Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008.

CALL # PR3533 .M49 2008.
AUTHOR Meyers, Jeffrey.
TITLE Samuel Johnson : the struggle / Jeffrey Meyers.
IMPRINT New York : Basic Books, c2008.

CALL # KF373.S66 D38 2008.
AUTHOR Daughen, Joseph R.
TITLE Fearless : the Richard A. Sprague story / Joseph R. Daughen ;
foreword by F. Lee Bailey.
IMPRINT Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, c2008
CALL # KF373.B43 C5 2008.
AUTHOR Cipriano, Ralph.
TITLE Courtroom cowboy : the life of legal trailblazer Jim Beasley /
Ralph Cipriano.
IMPRINT [S.l. : Lawrence Teacher Books], c2008
CALL # E185.97.W4 N67 2009.
AUTHOR Norrell, Robert J. (Robert Jefferson)
TITLE Up from history : the life of Booker T. Washington / Robert J.
IMPRINT Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,

CALL # KNQ3202 .Z466 2007.
TITLE Legal aspects of doing
business in China (II) / Shen Sibao zhu bian ; Fu Jun zhi xing
zhu bian.
IMPRINT Beijing : Dui wai jing ji mao yi da xue chu ban she, 2007.

Civil Rights
CALL # JC599.U5 B45 2009.
AUTHOR Berry, Mary Frances.
TITLE And justice for all : the United States Commission on Civil
Rights and the continuing struggle for freedom in America /
Mary Frances Berry.
IMPRINT New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.

Comparative Law
CALL # KNC79 .E87 2008.
TITLE Examining practice, interrogating theory : comparative legal
studies in Asia / edited by Penelope (Pip) Nicholson and Sarah
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

Constitutional Law
CALL # KF4550 .T86 2009.
AUTHOR Tushnet, Mark V., 1945-
TITLE The constitution of the United States of America : a contextual
analysis / Mark Tushnet.
IMPRINT Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2009
Constitutional Law
CALL # KF5050 .M38 2009.
AUTHOR Matheson, Scott M., 1953-
TITLE Presidential constitutionalism in perilous times / Scott M.
Matheson, Jr.
IMPRINT Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.

Constitutional Law
CALL # KF4552 .S86 2009.
AUTHOR Sunstein, Cass R.
TITLE A Constitution of many minds : why the founding document doesn't
mean what it meant before / Cass R. Sunstein.
IMPRINT Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2009
Criminal Law
CALL # KFP81 .P4 NO.5550.
TITLE Criminal law update.
IMPRINT [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2008
Elder Law
CALL # KFP81 .P4 No.5597.
TITLE Negligence in nursing homes & assisted living facilities.
IMPRINT [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2008.

Election Law
CALL # KF241.E54 W55 2009.
AUTHOR Williams, Beth, 1971-
TITLE Exploring initiative and referendum law : selected state research
guides / edited by Beth Williams.
IMPRINT London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.

Environmental Law
CALL # HC79.E5 A25 2009.
AUTHOR Ackerman, Frank.
TITLE Can we afford the future? : the economics of a warming world /
Frank Ackerman.
IMPRINT London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA
by Palgrave Macmillan, c2009 Ethics
CALL # KF4568 .P35 2009.
AUTHOR Painter, Richard W., 1961-
TITLE Getting the government America deserves : how ethics reform can
make a difference / Richard W. Painter.
IMPRINT Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2009.

CALL # KJE4444.95 .I58 2005.
CONFERENCE International Workshop of Young Scholars (4 : 2005 : Aix-en-
Provence, France)
TITLE Designing the European Union = L'Union européenne : projets de
société en devenir / Francis Snyder (dir.).
IMPRINT Bruxelles : Bruylant, 2007.

CALL # KJE5106 .K53 2009.
AUTHOR Klabbers, Jan.
TITLE Treaty conflict and the European Union / Jan Klabbers.
IMPRINT Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
CALL # KD7521 .D89 2008.
AUTHOR Dwyer, Déirdre M. (Déirdre Marie), 1964-
TITLE The judicial assessment of expert evidence / Déirdre Dwyer.
IMPRINT Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Family Law
CALL # KF3830 .C34 2009.
AUTHOR Cahn, Naomi R.
TITLE Test tube families : why the fertility market needs legal
regulation / Naomi R. Cahn.
IMPRINT New York : New York University Press
Family Law
CALL # KF533.5 .C48 2006.
AUTHOR Church, Martha J., 1942-
TITLE Letters for divorce lawyers : essential communications for
clients, opposing counsel, and others / Martha J. Church.
IMPRINT Chicago : American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo, and
Small Firm Section, c2006.

Family Law
CALL # KFP81 .P4 No.5589.
TITLE Dealing with dirty tricks in divorce.
IMPRINT [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2008.

CALL # KF4600 .P737 2009.
TITLE Preemption choice : the theory, law, and reality of federalism's
core question / edited by William W. Buzbee.
IMPRINT Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.

CALL # KK147 .F57 2009.
AUTHOR Fisher, Howard D.
TITLE The German legal system and legal language : a general survey
together with notes and German vocabulary / Howard D. Fisher.
IMPRINT London ; New York : Routledge-Cavendish, 2009.

Health Care
CALL # KF9368 .L68 2001.
AUTHOR Loucks, Michael K., 1955-
TITLE Prosecuting and defending health care fraud cases / Michael K.
Loucks, Carol C. Lam.
IMPRINT Washington, D.C. : Bureau of National Affairs, c2001.

Human Rights
CALL # KZ4041 .C42 2008.
TITLE Changing perceptions of sovereignty and human rights: liber
amicorum Cees Flinterman / Ineke Boerefijn, Jenny Goldschmidt
IMPRINT Antwerpen [etc.] : Intersentia, 2008.

Human Rights
CALL # HV6593.C2 A55 2009.
AUTHOR Alfredson, Lisa S.
TITLE Creating human rights : how noncitizens made sex persecution
matter to the world / Lisa S. Alfredson.
IMPRINT Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2009.

Human Rights
CALL # K3240 .I6362 2009.
TITLE The international struggle for new human rights / edited by
Clifford Bob.
IMPRINT Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2009.

Human Rights
CALL # K3240 .C35 2008.
AUTHOR Calnan, Scott.
TITLE The effectiveness of domestic human rights NGOs : a comparative
study / by Scott Calnan.
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008
Human Rights
CALL # K3263.A13 P76 2006.
TITLE Privacy & human rights : an international survey of privacy laws
and development / Electronic Privacy Information Center,
Privacy International London, United Kingdom.
IMPRINT Washington, DC : Electronic Privacy Information Center, c2007.

Human Rights
CALL # KD4205 .Y68 2009.
AUTHOR Young, Alison L.
TITLE Parliamentary sovereignty and the Human Rights Act / Alison L.
IMPRINT Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Publishing, 2009
Human Rights
CALL # K640 .C448 2009.
TITLE Challenges to the human rights of people with intellectual
disabilities / edited by Frances Owen and Dorothy Griffiths ;
foreword by Orville Endicott.
IMPRINT London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009.

Intellectual Property
CALL # KF3145 .D727 2008.
TITLE Drafting patents for litigation and licensing / editor-in-chief,
Bradley C. Wright.
IMPRINT Arlington, VA : BNA Books : Section of Intellectual Property Law,
American Bar Association, c2008.

Intellectual Property
CALL # K1401 .B689 2008.
AUTHOR Boyle, James, 1959-
TITLE The public domain : enclosing the commons of the mind / James
IMPRINT New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, c2008
Intellectual Property
CALL # KF3120 .S38 2008.
AUTHOR Schwartz, Herbert F.
TITLE Patent law and practice / Herbert F. Schwartz, Robert J. Goldman.
IMPRINT Arlington, Va. : BNA Books, c2008
International Criminal Law
CALL # KZ6304 .R35 2008.
AUTHOR Raimondo, Fabián.
TITLE General principles of law in the decisions of international
criminal courts and tribunals / by Fabián O. Raimondo.
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : M. Nijhoff Pub., 2008
International Family Law
CALL # KNS577 .H65 2008.
AUTHOR Holden, Livia.
TITLE Hindu divorce : a legal anthropology / Livia Holden.
IMPRINT Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., c2008
International Law
CALL # K3242 .S96 2008.
TITLE Synergies in minority protection : European and international law
perspectives / edited by Kristin Henrard and Robert Dunbar.
IMPRINT Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.

International Law
CALL # KZ1298.31969 .V55 2009.
AUTHOR Villiger, Mark Eugen.
TITLE Commentary on the 1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties /
by Mark E. Villiger.
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2009.

International Law
CALL # KZA1450 .M33 2009.
AUTHOR McDorman, Ted L.
TITLE Salt water neighbors : international ocean law relations between
the United States and Canada / Ted L. McDorman.
IMPRINT Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2009
International Law
CALL # K3224 .Q34 2008.
AUTHOR Qafisheh, Mutaz M.
TITLE The international law foundations of Palestinian nationality : a
legal examination of nationality in Palestine under Britain's
rule / by Mutaz M. Qaf{229}isheh.
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

International Trade
CALL # K46 .O33 NO.5.
TITLE International trade under the rule of law : an American Society
of International Law centennial regional meeting : March 23 &
24, 2006, Dean Rusk Center, University of Georgia School of Law
/ edited by André B. Barbic ; editing assitance provided by
April Macáková.
IMPRINT Athens, GA : Dean Rusk Center, c2007.

Internet Law
CALL # KF889.3 .B34.
AUTHOR Ballon, Ian C., 1962-
TITLE E-commerce and Internet law : treatise with forms / Ian C.
IMPRINT [Eagan, Minn.] : Thomson/West, 2009
CALL # KZ6385 .L38 2008.
TITLE Law at war : the law as it was and the law as it should be /
edited by Ola Engdahl, Pål Wrange.
IMPRINT Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008.

Law and Economics
CALL # HQ769 .G257 2009.
AUTHOR Gans, Joshua, 1968-
TITLE Parentonomics : an economist dad looks at parenting / Joshua
IMPRINT Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2009.

Legal History
CALL # KF4755 .J66 2009.
AUTHOR Jones, Bernie D.
TITLE Fathers of conscience : mixed-race inheritance in the antebellum
South / Bernie D. Jones.
IMPRINT Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2009.

Legal History
CALL # KF352 .T73 2009.
TITLE Transformations in American legal history : essays in honor of
professor Morton J. Horwitz / editors, Daniel W. Hamilton,
Alfred L. Brophy.
IMPRINT Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Law School : Distributed by Harvard
University Press, 2009.

Legal History
CALL # F122 .B65 1971.
AUTHOR Bonomi, Patricia U.
TITLE A factious people : politics and society in colonial New York /
Patricia U. Bonomi.
IMPRINT New York, NY : Columbia University Press, 1971.

Legal Reasoning
CALL # KF380 .H84 2008.
AUTHOR Huhn, Wilson Ray, 1950-
TITLE The five types of legal argument / by Wilson Huhn.
IMPRINT Durham, NC : Carolina Academic Press, c2008.

Native Americans
CALL # KF8202 1979.
TITLE Early American Indian documents : treaties and laws, 1607-1789 /
general editor, Alden T. Vaughan.
IMPRINT Washington, D.C. : University Publications of America, c1979-<

Native Americans
CALL # KF8205 .J4 1984.
AUTHOR Jennings, Francis, 1918-2000.
TITLE The ambiguous Iroquois empire : the Covenant Chain confederation
of Iroquois and with English colonies from its beginnings to
the Lancaster Treaty of 1744 / by Francis Jennings.
IMPRINT New York : Norton, c1984.

Native Americans
CALL # E195 .S53 2002.
AUTHOR Shannon, Timothy J. (Timothy John), 1964-
TITLE Indians and colonists at the crossroads of empire : the Albany
Congress of 1754 / Timothy J. Shannon.
IMPRINT Ithaca, N.Y. ; London : Cornell University Press, 2002.

CALL # K925 .T44 2009.
AUTHOR Teff, Harvey.
TITLE Causing psychiatric and emotional harm : reshaping the boundaries
of legal liability / Harvey Teff.
IMPRINT Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Publishing, 2009.

Pre Trial Procedure
CALL # KF9619 .W313 2007.
AUTHOR Wallentine, Ken.
TITLE Street legal : a guide to pre-trial criminal procedure for
police, prosecutors, and defenders / Ken Wallentine.
IMPRINT Chicago : American Bar Assocation, Criminal Justice Section,

Prison Law
CALL # KF9011 .B47 2009.
AUTHOR Bergmann, Janice.
TITLE Another bite at the apple : a guide to section 2255 motions for
federal prisoners / Janice L. Bergmann.
IMPRINT Chicago : American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section,

CALL # KF1262 .S66 2009.
AUTHOR Solove, Daniel J., 1972-
TITLE Information privacy law / Daniel J. Solove, Paul M. Schwartz.
IMPRINT Austin : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; New York, NY : Aspen
Publishers, c2009.

CALL # F869.P25 B37 2009.
AUTHOR Baszile, Jennifer Lynn, 1969-
TITLE The Black girl next door : a memoir / Jennifer Baszile.
IMPRINT New York : Simon & Schuster, 2009
Rule of Law
CALL # K3171 .T74 2008.
AUTHOR Trebilcock, M. J.
TITLE Rule of law reform and development : charting the fragile path of
progress / M.J. Trebilcock and R. J. Daniels.
IMPRINT Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2008.

Sports Law
CALL # GV956.2.S8 S7 2009.
AUTHOR St. John, Allen.
TITLE The billion dollar game : behind the scenes of the greatest day
in American sport Super Bowl Sunday / Allen St. John.
IMPRINT New York : Doubleday, c2009.

CALL # KF6465.Z95 M87.
TITLE Multistate corporate tax course.
IMPRINT Chicago : CCH, 2008-

CALL # DR2051 .M54 2007 DVD.
TITLE Milosevic on trial [videorecording] / Director, Michael
Christoffersen ; producer, Mette Heide ; produced for TV2/
IMPRINT [Copenhagen, Denmark] : Team Productions APS ; Brooklyn, N.Y. :
[distributed by] Icarus Films c2007.

CALL # KF8915 .Z9 W55 2008.
AUTHOR Winegar, Todd.
TITLE Trials of the century / [Todd Winegar, instructor].
IMPRINT Philadelphia, PA : ALI-ABA, c2008.

CALL # U163 .I52 2009.
TITLE Ideas as weapons : influence and perception in modern warfare /
edited by G.J. David, Jr., and T.R. McKeldin III ; foreword by
H.R. McMaster.
IMPRINT Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, c2009.

Women and the Law
CALL # KF4758 .C365 2009.
AUTHOR Carlson, A. Cheree, 1957-
TITLE The crimes of womanhood : defining femininity in a court of law /
A. Cheree Carlson.
IMPRINT Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2009.