Monday, March 21, 2011

February 2011 Law Library Acquisitions List

Administrative Law
KF5411 .K47 2011
Rulemaking : how government agencies write law and make policy / Cornelius M. Kerwin, Scott R. Furlong.Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2011.

JZ5584.S54 S76 2010
Long road home : building reconciliation and trust in post-war Sierra Leone / Laura Stovel.Antwerp ; Portland : Intersentia, c2010.

KNC52.P83 P828 2011
Public interest litigation in Asia / edited by Po Jen Yap and Holning Lau.London ; New York : Routledge, 2011.

KF3133.B56 B87 2010
Biotechnology and the Federal Circuit / Kenneth J. Burchfiel.Arlington, VA : BNA Books, c2010.

Business Law
.KF3463.Z95 C68 2008
Covenants not to compete : a state-by-state survey / Brian M. Malsberger ; board of review associate editors, Richard Alfred, Thomas Christopher, Arnold H. Pedowitz.Arlington, VA : BNA Books, c2008

KJC5144.C55 W59 2010
Why care? : children's rights and child poverty / W. Vandenhole, J. Vranken, and K. De Boyser (eds.).Antwerp ; Portland, OR : Intersentia, c2010.

KNQ1194 .L5 2010
Imitation to innovation in China : the role of patents in biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries / Yahong Li.Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2010.

KNQ1040 .C468 2010
Corporations and partnerships in China / Ke Chen.Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central, and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2010.

JV6217 .C58 2011
Citizenship, borders, and human needs / edited by Rogers M. Smith.Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.

KF801.A7 Z37 2011Contracts : a transactional approach / David Zarfes, Michael L. Bloom.New York : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business/Aspen Publishers, c2011.

KF807 .P39 2011
Basic contract drafting assignments : a narrative approach / Sue Payne.New York, N.Y. : Aspen Publishers, c2011.

Criminal Law
KJR3800 .L36 2011
Criminal law in Denmark / Lars Bo Langsted, Peter Garde, Vagn Greve.Alphen aan den Rijn : Kluwer Law International ; Kopenhagen : DJÃ̃F Publishing, cop. 2011.

KF8901 .B63 2001
Developing deposition skills : Polisi v. Clark and Parker & Gould : materials for the plaintiff / Anthony J. Bocchino, David A. Sonenshein.[Notre Dame, Ind.] : National Institute for Trial Advocacy, [c2001]

Empirical Legal Research
K235 .O938 2010
The Oxford handbook of empirical legal research / edited by Peter Cane, Herbert M. Kritzer.Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Environmental Law
KF5640.A315 E83 2010
Endangered Species Act : law, policy, and perspectives / editors, Donald C. Baur, and Wm. Robert Irvin.Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, c2010.

KJE5602 .L56 2010
Power and legitimacy : reconciling Europe and the nation-state / Peter L. Lindseth.Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, c2010.

Family Law
KFP81 . P4 NO.6584
Family law practice in northeastern Pennsylvania, 2010.Mechanicsburg, Pa. (5080 Ritter Rd., Mechanicsburg 17055-6903) : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2011.

Family Law
KFP81 .P4 NO.6582
Your first divorce case.Mechanicsburg, Pa. (5080 Ritter Rd., Mechanicsburg 17055-6903) : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010.

First Amendment
KF4770.A15 F57 2006/2007
First amendment law handbook / edited by Rodney A. Smolla.Eagan, Minn. : Thomson/West, c2006.

JZ4839 .K688 2010
World rule : accountability, legitimacy, and the design of global governance / Jonathan G.S. Koppell.Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Great Britain
KD1732 .F76 2011
From House of Lords to Supreme Court : judges, jurists and the process of judging / edited by James Lee.Oxford : Hart, 2011.

Human Rights
K1329.5 .C47 2010
Human rights law and business : corporate responsibility for fundamental human rights / Jernej Letnar ÄŒerniÄ .Groningen [The Netherlands] : Europa Law Pub., 2010.

KF4819 .G85 2010
A guide for immigration advocates / written by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center.San Francisco, Calif. : Immigrant Legal Resource Center, c2010.

Intellectual Property
KJV3248 . A311992 B68 2011
Intellectual property law in France.Alphen Aan Den Rijn : Wolters Kluwer Law & Bus, 2011

Intellectual Property
K1555 .N37 2010
Revisiting the philosophical foundations of trademarks in the US and UK / by Mohammad Amin Naser.Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2010.

Intellectual Property
KF2979 .H357 2011
Fundamentals of United States intellectual property law : copyright, patent, and trademark / Sheldon W. Halpern, Craig Allen Nard, Kenneth L. Port.Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2011.

International Criminal Law
KZ6310 .P55 2010
The Rome Statute for the International Criminal Court : analysis of the statute, the rules of procedure and evidence, the regulations of the court and supplementary instruments / by Georghios M. Pikis.Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2010
International Criminal Law
KZ6304 .I578 2010
International criminal justice : law and practice from the Rome Statute to its review / edited by Roberto Bellelli.Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., c2010.

International Criminal Law
K5240 .O26 2010
Transnational organised crime in international law / Tom Obokata.Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2010.

International Law
KZ6374 .Z88 2005
Accountability of peace support operations / by Marten Zwanenburg.Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2005.

International Law
KZ4282 .Q54 2010
The statehood of Palestine : international law in the Middle East conflict / John Quigley.Cambridge, Eng. ; New York, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, 2010.

International Law
E183.7 .S24 2010
Meeting the enemy : American exceptionalism and international law / Natsu Taylor Saito.New York : New York University Press, c2010.

International Trade
KF4770 .F556 2010
International trade and investment law : multilateral, regional, and bilateral governance / Rafael Leal-Arcas.Cheltenham, U.K. ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, c2010.K3943 .L43 2010
The First Amendment / by Daniel A. Farber.New York, N.Y. : Foundation Press/Thomson, 2010.

International Trade
HF1385 .A44 2010

Developing countries and the multilateral trade regime : the failure and promise of the WTOs' development mission / Donatella Alessandrini.Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2010.

International Trade
K3842 .S69 2010
The EU, the WTO and China : legal pluralism and international trade regulation / Francis Snyder.Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2010.

K5101 .C86 2010
Debating restorative justice / Chris Cunneen and Carolyn Hoyle.Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2010.

K235 .L329 2005
Law and morality / [edited by] Kenneth Einar Himma, Brian Bix.Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2005.

JC571 .O47 2010
Transitional justice in balance : comparing processes, weighing efficacy / Tricia D. Olsen, Leigh A. Payne, Andrew G. Reiter.Washington, D.C. : U.S. Institute of Peace Press, 2010.
Comparative Law
K3370 .C662 2009
Constitutional courts : a comparative study / edited by Andrew Harding and Peter Leyland.London : Wildy, Simmonds & Hill, 2009.

KJE4445 .R44 2010
Reflexive governance : redefining the public interest in a pluralistic world / edited by Olivier De Schutter and Jacques Lenoble.Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2010.

Labor Law
2011KNQ1270 .C3 2011
Labour law in china.Alphen Aan Den Rijn : Wolters Kluwer Law & Bus,

Labor Law
KFP81 .P4 NO. 6429
Labor law symposium 2010.[Mechanicsburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010.

Labor Law
KF3489 .W32 2010
Wages and hours : an employer's guide / Squire, Sanders & Dempsey.Chicago, IL : American Chamber of Commerce Publishers, c2009.

KF4754.5 .K59
Gay and lesbian elders : history, law, and identity politics in the United States / Nancy J. Knauer.Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate Pub Co c2011. 2011

K3924.H54 I58 2010
International handbook on regulating nanotechnologies / editors, Graeme A. Hodge, Diane M. Bowman, Andrew D. Maynard.Cheltenham, UK : Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2010.

KKT1170 .S26 2011
Property and trust law in Spain.Alphen Aan Den Rijn : Wolters Kluwer Law & Bus, 2011
KF245 .B37 2010
Understanding and mastering The bluebook : a guide for students and practitioners / Linda J. Barris.Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2010.
K3274 .C75 2010
Critical issues in international refugee law : strategies toward interpretative harmony / [edited by] James C. Simeon.Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.

KF4783 .G74
Religion and the Constitution / Kent Greenawalt.Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2006-2008.
K3280 .T6
International encyclopaedia of laws. Religion / editor, Rik Torfs ; [general editor, R. Blanpain].[The Netherlands] : Kluwer Law International, c2010-

Social Media
KFP81 .P4 No.6610Facebook, twitter & blogging...oh myspace! : legal issues with social networking sites.[Mechanicsburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010
K4475 .P47 2011
Permanent establishments : a domestic taxation, bilateral tax treaty, and OECD perspective / editors, Ekkehart Reimer, Nathalie Urban, Stefan Schmid.Alphen aan den Rijn : The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2011.

HV8599.U6 B37 2010
The institutionalization of torture by the Bush administration : is anyone responsible? / M. Cherif Bassiouni.Antwerp ; Portland, OR : Intersentia, c2010.HV8599.U6 B37 2010

K4542 .H45 2010
The international tax law concept of dividend / Marjaana Helminen.Austin [Tex.] : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2010.

Trial Advocacy
KFP81 .P4 NO.6573
7 steps to becoming an extraordinary trial lawyer / [written by David P. Cross].Mechanicsburg, Pa. (5080 Ritter Rd., Mechanicsburg 17055-6903) : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010.

Trial Advocacy
KF9085 .S6 2010 DVD
The effective advocate training program [videorecording]. Arbitration advocacy / John Sonsteng.[Louisville, CO] : National Institute for Trial Advocacy, c2010.

KFP81 .P4 NO.6554
Zoning in Philadelphia.Mechanicsburg, Pa. (5080 Ritter Rd., Mechanicsburg 17055-6903) : Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Trial Team Reception Invitation

Dear Trial Team Supporter:

We’re back! Come help us celebrate!!

Please join us for a Trial Team reception next Tuesday, March 22, from 5:30-6:30 pm. in the 2nd floor lobby at the Law School and the presentation of Pa AAJ’s (formerly ATLA) Murray H. Love Award, given to the Pennsylvania school which scores the highest in the Regional Trial Team Competition. Help us celebrate the accomplishments of all our teams and send our NTC squad off to Texas to regain the national championship.

Here’s what we’ve done this semester.

2011 NTC Regional Champions – our 23rd championship in 25 years;
2011 NACDL Finalists - In 9 years of competing, we’ve been finalists 3 times and winners times;
2011 AAJ - Regional Semifinalists - In 14 years of competing, we’ve been regional semi-finalists or better 12 times and national champions 3 times;
Capitol City Invitational - Competition is March 19-20. In 2 years of competing, we have won the tournament and finished as finalists.

Hope to see you Tuesday at the reception.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Temple Law Professor and the St. Thomas shooting case

Edward Ohlbaum, a professor of Law at Temple University, was recently quoted in a February 27th article. He spoke about the defendant being charged with voluntary manslaughter instead of first-degree murder. For more information, go to

Alum in the News

The Legal Intelligencer
February 23, 2011

Cozen O'Connor recently named seven members as shareholders of the firm, including three in its Philadelphia office.
Martin P. Duffey is a member in the firm's subrogation and recovery department. He concentrates his practice in complex litigation matters, including products liability, fire and flood losses, construction defects, premises liability, immigration, bodily injury and medical malpractice.
He also received an LL.M in trial advocacy from Temple University's Beasley School of Law in 2010.