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Discretion to Disobey: A Study of Lawful Departures from Legal Rules
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,700. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
A recognized study by a philosophy professor and a law professor is a truly interdisciplinary inquiry into the idea of departing from the strict letter of the law in a way that, they argue, actually comports with both law and morality. Part of the basic canon of law and philosophy, and much debated since first published by Stanford Press. Sometimes you have to break the law to make the law.
How to Draft an enforceable Arbitration Clause & Arbitration Agreement
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation
This e-book is intended to assist parties in drafting effective arbitration agreements and clauses. Keeping that in mind, and in addition to the suggested model clauses, the author has tried to highlight all important points which should be kept in mind while drafting any arbitration agreement.
The annotated Common Law: with 2010 Foreword and Explanatory Notes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Common, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Decoded, demythed rendition of Holmes' classic study of law and judicial development of rules. "The life of the law has not been logic: it has been experience." Includes 2010 Foreword; extensive, clear annotations by a Tulane law professor woven into The Common Law; footnotes with real numbers; and original page cites. Care in detail, proofreading, notes, and formatting, unlike any version made.
Texas Advance Directives: Advance Directive & Medical Power of Attorney
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Right to Die, Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law
This ebook contains the Advance Directives for the state of Texas, including Directive to Physicians and Family or Surrogates and Medical Power of Attorney. To modify & save these forms in MS Word format, go to http://www.paperwell.com/contracts/advance-directive.
Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration, and the I.N.S.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
A socio-political study of the rise and fall of the Bracero worker program and what it means for immigration policy and organizational theory. A classic book with continuing substantive and methodological value. As a new Foreword notes, worries about immigration and labor persist, as does basic dysfunction of the present form of INS. Digging deeper reveals the persistence of a structural catch-22.
Hot Topics in the Legal Profession 2010
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Current important events in legal ethics, with up-to-the-minute research, are explored by Tulane students and a legal ethics professor in his Foreword. Purchase of this book benefits Tulane PILF, a nonprofit student group which funds public interest and indigent client representations. Topics include social networking and ads; judicial bias and Caperton; ancillary businesses; and negotiations.
Executor Kung Fu
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law
Handling an estate is complicated. Research proves that people don’t know what to do. Don’t act as executor without reading this easy-to-use guide. Learn how to: reduce the stress of being an executor take an estate inventory and distribute assets understand what to do first organize yourself to save time and money deal with professional advisors Complete with sample forms, tax tips
To Catch a Killer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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The gruesome murder of a young woman named Brenda Salazar was only the first chapter in one of the most riveting crime stories in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. When it was all over, three young women were dead and a number of law officers were angry about the missed opportunities. The story came to a close in the killer's bedroom, where the detectives found a shop of horrors.
Run Rabbits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
In the Federal Circuit Court a Whistle-Blower’s small claim has sprung the lid on the unsavoury corporate culture of one of Australia’s most powerful and secretive government Agencies, the Australian Federal Police. It is a lesson to all those in positions of power that no person or agency is above the law.
Adoption: Right or Duty?
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Child Advocacy, Essay » Legal
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Adoption and Gay rights issue. Do gay couples have capacity for adopting children?
New York Advance Directives: Living Will & Health Care Proxy form aka Power of Attorney
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law, Nonfiction » Law » Right to Die
This ebook contains the Advance Directives for the state of New York, specifically a Living Will template and Health Care proxy form, aka Power of Attorney. These legal documents and guideline come courtesy of the New York State Bar. To modify & save these forms in MS Word format, go to http://www.paperwell.com/contracts/advance-directive.
How NOT to Practice Law - in the Office and in the Courtroom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
This is the perfect book for any law student or new admittee in private practice, a law firm, or the public sector. It separates what really goes on in actual practice from what is depicted on popular legal-oriented television shows, and can save a new lawyer many hours and embarrassment by learning lessons the hard way. This is the stuff that's not taught in law school.
Nomination of Guardianship Legal Document for California
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Law » Consumer
Prepared by Amy H. Ruggles, Attorney at Law Johnson, Fort, Meissner, Joseph & Palley 1555 River Park Dr., Suite 108 Sacramento, CA 95815 (916) 920-5983 Latest revision: June 25, 2012
Law, Enlightenment, and Other States of Mind
Price: Free! Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Essay » Legal
This collection of Kevin’s blog posts for the Colorado Bar Association is “for anyone, lawyer or not, who wants to create or at least embrace change in their workplaces and personal lives. And not just change, but transformation.” Written with humor, empathy, insight, and perspective not just from the law, but also psychology, neuroscience, entrepreneurship, and shared life experience.
The Paper Cape
Price: Free! Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power
This e-book is a study of the origin of the written law and the unwritten common law used by the people of England. The study also covers the founding of American law, the law of the Civil War era, and a special focus on the laws in place in Montana from 1864 to 1979, or so. The portions concerning Montana could apply to any state, as the new government favors uniformity, i.e., one size fits all.
Law and the Search for Community
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
This enduring study of law and organizations that change the community--the core relations of citizen and state--takes aim at real problems that resonate today and the limits of bureaucracy: health care, medical consent, pollution, special ed, care for the elderly and poor. A recognized sociolegal classic by a UCLA law prof, first published by Penn Press, now in digital edition with 2010 Foreword.
The Expert Witness Handbook
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 69,140. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Law » Reference
Tips and Techniques for the Litigation Consultant: Advice • Explanations • Guidelines • Checklists • Examples • Resources
Marriage: Right or Privilege?
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
A study on marriage around the issue of sexual minorities and homosexuals.
The Acme of Absurdity- Montana Jury Says the Law
Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Public
This e-book traces the origin of white man's law in Montana, focusing on questions of law, fact, procedure and punishment. The report covers the Montana Vigilante period and statute history up to present day.
Social Security Basics and Hot Tips
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Disability, Nonfiction » Law » General law
The Social Security disability process can be long and frustrating. Learn useful and helpful Social Security “tips” to help you win your Social Security disability case.