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Yale Law Journal: Volume 125, Number 7 - May 2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,750. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Issue No. 7 includes: "Fiduciary Political Theory: A Critique," Ethan Leib & Stephen Galoob; Note, "The Modification of Decrees in the Original Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court," James Mandilk; and Features by leading scholars, entitled "A Conversation on Title IX," such as Michelle Anderson, Adele Kimmel, Catharine MacKinnon, Dana Bolger, Zoe Ridolfi-Starr, and Alyssa Peterson & Olivia Ortiz.
Rights, Persons, and Organizations: A Legal Theory for Bureaucratic Society (Second Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,100. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Corporate
Corporations have legal rights, as do many other large-scale organizations. But what does it mean to ascribe rights and "personhood" to such entities, and what is the rationale for doing so? These are central questions for an organizational society such as ours, yet they have received consistently little attention in modern political and legal thought. An important study, now in its 2nd Edition.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 8 - June 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,940. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents include: Article, "Systemic Facts: Toward Institutional Awareness in Criminal Courts," Andrew Manuel Crespo; Book Review, "Fixing Statutory Interpretation," Brett Kavanaugh; Book Review, "Knowledge and Politics in International Law," Samuel Moyn; Note, "Major Question Objections"; Note, "Chinese Common Law? Guiding Cases and Judicial Reform"; a Note on OSHA; and several Recent Cases.
Confessions of a Serial Alibi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Witnesses, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A story of murder and an unlikely alibi witness as featured in This American Life's hit podcast Serial.
Galileo's Lawyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Galileo's Lawyer is a humorous insider's look at the alternative health field from the perspective of the legal battles of the leading medical mavericks against the government and medical establishment. Covered areas are alternative cancer treatments, including the Burzynski clinic's antineoplaston treatment chiropractic, naturopathy, nutritional supplements and stem cells.
Elements of Judicial Strategy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Adding a substantive 2016 Foreword by Lee Epstein and Jack Knight, Walter F. Murphy's classic of law and political science is presented to a new generation of observers of the U.S. Supreme Court and how its Justices create judicial decisions. As Epstein and Knight write, this book is "extraordinary. It's the rarest of rare: a breakthrough of the path-marking, even paradigm-shifting, variety."
A Walk Through Income Tax
Price: $2.08 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Educational Law & Legislation
BASIC CONCEPTS History of Income Tax The tax was introduced for the first time in India in 1860 by Sir James Wilson in order to cover up losses sustained by the government due to mutiny of 1857. There were many amendments from time to time, at last a separate Income Tax Act was passed in 1886. This Income Tax Act was replaced by Income Tax Act, 1918, which was further replaced by Income Tax Act 19
On Sale, Securities, and Insurance
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Christian's Library Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Ethics & Professional Responsibility
This translation is a selection from Lessius’ treatment of contract law in his larger work On Justice and Right. By drawing on diverse sources ranging from Roman and canon law to moral philosophy, Lessius offers practical advice in commercial and financial matters. These chapters on sale, securities, and insurance engage perennial questions concerning the lawfulness of insider trading...
Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 7 - May 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Harvard Law Review's May '16, No. 7, issue: "The Positive Law Model of the Fourth Amendment," by William Baude & James Y. Stern; "Deference and Due Process," by Adrian Vermeule; "How to Explain Things with Force," by Mark Greenberg; Note, "Free Speech Doctrine After Reed v. Town of Gilbert"; and several Recent Cases commentaries on a variety of subjects. Also, summaries of Recent Publications.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 125, Number 6 - April 2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,610. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Yale Law Journal (the sixth issue of volume 125), Apr. 2016, includes: "Administrative Forbearance," by Daniel Deacon; "The New Public," by Sarah Seo; plus student contributions: Note, "How To Trim a Christmas Tree: Beyond Severability and Inseverability for Omnibus Statutes"; Note, "Border Checkpoints and Substantive Due Process: Abortion in the Border Zone"; and a Comment on international law.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 6 - April 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,020. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Indigenous Peoples, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This is the annual Developments in the Law special issue. The topic is "Indian Law," with focus on tribal executive branches, authority to follow fresh pursuit onto state land, reconsidering ICRA & rights, securing Indian voting rights, and indigenous people and extractive industries. In addition, the issue also features an Article, an Essay, a Book Review, and several Recent Cases commentaries.
January: A Woman Judge’s Season of Disillusion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The first memoir from a Canadian female Superior Court judge, January follows the deepening friendship of two powerful women during a pivotal time in their lives.
The Public Company Handbook: A Corporate Governance and Disclosure Guide for Directors and Executives
Price: Free! Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Perkins Coie. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Corporate
The Public Company Handbook: A Corporate Governance and Disclosure Guide for Directors and Executives (5th edition) written by Perkins Coie lawyers, is a “plain English” guide for directors, officers and other executives seeking to familiarize themselves with legal and other board and management issues facing public or soon-to-be-public companies. This guide incorporates changes to SEC, NYSE, NASD
Yale Law Journal: Volume 125, Number 5 - March 2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 174,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Government / State, Provincial & Municipal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents include: "Governance Reform and the Judicial Role in Municipal Bankruptcy," by Clayton P. Gillette & David A. Skeel, Jr., "Professional Speech," by Claudia E. Haupt, "Casey and the Clinic Closings: When 'Protecting Health' Obstructs Choice," by Linda Greenhouse & Reva B. Siegel, & "Returning to Common-Law Principles of Insider Trading After United States v. Newman," by Richard A. Epstein.
New England Law Review: Volume 50, Number 1 - Fall 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
New England Law Review's first issue of Vol. 50 features an extensive Symposium entitled "Discipline, Justice, and Command in the U.S. Military," presented by leading scholars Rachel VanLandingham, Victor Hansen, Elizabeth Hillman, and James Gallagher. Also, a student Note explores eyewitness identification law and a Comment discusses criminalizing upskirt photography in Massachusetts.
Slumbering Thunder — A Primer for Confronting the Spread of Federal Indian Policy and Tribalism Overwhelming America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Law » Indigenous Peoples
Slumbering Thunder provides informational strength and reference for a basic knowledge of government decisions affecting your life, the lives of struggling tribal families, and the future of your state, and our country.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 5 - March 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,430. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
The March '16 issue's contents include: Article, "Marriage Equality and the New Parenthood," by Douglas NeJaime; Essay, "Horizontal Shareholding," by Einer Elhauge; and Book Review, "Keeping Track: Surveillance, Control, and the Expansion of the Carceral State," by Kathryne M. Young & Joan Petersilia; plus extensive student research in the form of Notes and recent case commentaries.
How to Protect Yourself From the Law
Price: $6.92 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This book is an encyclopedia / handbook on how the police and the British legal system really operate versus how you are told they operate. Its purpose is to show you how innocent and hardworking people are the ones most likely to be targeted by the system and why this is. Most importantly it arms you with the tools to fight back.
FBI Diary: Profiles of Evil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Evidence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The author was a member of the first group of FBI Special Agents who were hand-picked for this ground-breaking, evolutionary and controversial training. Take an inside view of the training received by this ‘new breed’ of Special agents, made famous by the renowned Behavioral Science Unit. Follow his path as an agent working cases in the field.
Surviving Your Divorce: A Guide to Canadian Family Law - 6th Edition - Expanded and Updated
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,630. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
Canada's leading book of its kind, Surviving Your Divorce combines essential, up-to-date information about the law with practical advice on and emotional support for everyday issues.