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Why the Haves Come Out Ahead: The Classic Essay and New Observations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,170. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Galanter’s influential article is now available as a convenient, affordable, and assignable book, with a new 2014 introduction that explains the origins and aftermath of the original work. Also, it features his 2006 article applying the original thesis to real-world dilemmas today. The book adds extensive 2014 commentary by Shauhin Talesh (UC Irvine) and Robert Gordon (Stanford).
DNA Overlooked
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Price: Free! Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Evidence
In 2003 a crime was committed in Nanaimo, and a man was convicted of murder. Was justice served? The man convicted says no...so do others, including a top investigative reporter. Kelvin Purdy says he is innocent of this crime...that his trial was compromised and the real killer is still on the loose. Questions remain unanswered, and new evidence overlooked. Is our justice system corrupt?
Congress and the Court: A Case Study in the American Political Process
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,070. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Princeton professor Walter Murphy analyzed the role of Congress in trying to manage an activist Court at a time of seismic change in law and evolving interplay between two powerful institutions. On the original dustjacket: a "first-rate assessment of the delicate balance of power between Congress and the Supreme Court as it affects the American political process." New foreword by Thomas E. Baker.
Indexpositio Montana Grand Jury
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Price: Free! Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Indexpositio is a researchers guide to the history of the Montana grand jury.
It’s Time to Implement the Forgotten Constitution of India for Liberty and Dignity
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 20, 2014 by shreymittal. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
This book highlights the need for a responsible and accountable system of governance. It offers guidelines and roadmaps to transform India into a powerful and prosperous nation with the advent of such governance. And its pins all hopes on the judicial system of India to get rid of all the malices that are engrained in the Indian society.
The Regulation of the Legal Profession in Ireland
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,250. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
'The Regulation of the Legal Profession in Ireland' is a new exploration of history, controversy and reform about the Irish system. During recent legislative debate over a reform bill, Alan Shatter, Minister of Justice in Ireland, publicly called this study, in its earlier form as a dissertation, "marvellous" and stated that it "should be compulsory reading for us all." Foreword by John Flood.
The Widow Wave: A True Courtroom Drama of Tragedy at Sea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,950. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tort and liability
Real courtroom story that reads like a suspense novel. "An intelligently told true story of honor, integrity and justice. The Widow Wave reminded me of The Perfect Storm, played out in a taut courtroom thriller. Jacobs masterfully weaves the harrowing tale of the last voyage of Aloha, and courtroom battle that followed. A great read." -- Robert Dugoni, NYT bestselling author of 'My Sister's Grave'
The Dream Enabler
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Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Estates & Trusts
Like most lawyers, I have had others attach labels to me over the years, including: (a) the baby faced assassin (b) the lawyer to get when you don’t want to deal with a lawyer (c) the ‘www’ (why the wealthy win) guy
Jurisprudencia Societaria
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Price: Free! Words: 171,090. Language: Spanish. Published: July 25, 2014 and represented by nefto1234. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Corporate
Delegatura de Procedimientos Mercantiles de la Superintendencia de Sociedades
Six Essential Blue Journal Articles
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Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Estates & Trusts
Over recent years, leading lawyers at View Legal have been fortunate to have had articles featured in The Tax Institute’s monthly Blue Journal. This book consolidates each of the articles in one central location.
The Enigma of Felix Frankfurter
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,960. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
A recognized, fascinating classic of judicial biography and the Supreme Court, now available as an ebook--featuring active contents, linked notes, proper formatting, and a fully-linked Index. Felix Frankfurter was perhaps the most influential jurist of his century--and one of the most complex men ever to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court. Mysteries and apparent contradictions abound, and are explored.
Yale Law Journal: Symposium - The Meaning of the Civil Rights Revolution (Volume 123, Number 8 - June 2014)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 226,050. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
"Symposium: The Meaning of the Civil Rights Revolution" is in effect a new, extensive book of thought on civil rights. In February 2014, Yale Law Journal held a symposium marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the publication of Bruce Ackerman's 'We the People: The Civil Rights Revolution' (2014). Essays by leading constitutional scholars about these events are featured.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 81, Number 2 - Spring 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 182,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
UCLR's second issue of 2014 features articles from recognized legal scholars, on such topics as scientific evidence, habeas law in the Roberts Court, game theory and agencies, cost-benefit analysis and agencies, and disability law, as well as student research on reviewing jury verdicts and on ERISA breach suits. * "Group to Individual (G2i) Inference in Scientific Expert Testimony
Confessions of a Barrister
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The life of a barrister - what is required for professional judgment and courage.
Parallel Trials
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Trial Practice
An independent review step by step of the two most famous trials in history by a practising lawyer with no allegiance, the first ever.
Winning Litigation
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 78,330. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Litigation
Powerful Tools and Techniques You Didn’t Learn in Law School.
Jews and the Law
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 182,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
Edited by Ari Mermelstein, along with Victoria Saker Woeste, Ethan Zadoff, and Marc Galanter, with chapters by leading scholars in their fields. Jews are a people of law, and law defines who the Jewish people are and what they believe. This anthology engages with the complexity of what it is to be Jewish—and, more problematically, what it means both to be Jewish and participate in legal systems.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 8 - June 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,940. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Harvard Law Review, Number 8 (June 2014), includes an extensive Symposium on Freedom of the Press, as well as an article, "The Criminal Court Audience in a Post-Trial World," by Jocelyn Simonson, and a review essay, "The Positive Foundations of Formalism: False Necessity and American Legal Realism," by Lawrence B. Solum. Also three student Notes and four Recent Cases, and volume Index.
Essential Guide to Military Desertion and AWOL: Overview, Review of Professional Literature for Commanders, DoD Instruction on Unauthorized Absence, Army Regulation, Navy Rules
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
Multiple official reports and documents are reproduced in this unique ebook guide to the issue of military desertion, AWOL, and unauthorized absence (UA).
21st Century U.S. Air Force (USAF) Judge Advocate General (JAG): Overview and History, Judge Advocate General's Corps Year in Review, Legal Services for the 21st Century
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 184,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
The Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps continues to advance as a lean, agile, ready, and effective force in an environment of expanding legal engagement.