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Where's My Court, Dude?
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Wills
This e-book traces the history of Montana probate and county courts. Neither of these courts exist today, their jurisdictions being absorbed by the modern district court. If you are interested in the People's common law and why the government found it necessary to bury that Law, this is your guide.
The Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species: Local Authority and International Policy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
A new book explores the nature of national-to-local linkages, using as a case study the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) via its domestic analog, the Endangered Species Act. The analysis uses quantitative and qualitative methods. The author concludes that while CITES enforcement allows for a national-to-local extension, it presents international challenges too.
How to Create a Trade Mark, Protect it and Build your Brand
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
You will learn how to devise your trade mark The essential steps to ensure that you can use the mark How to register and protect it How to exploit multiple types of trade marks The misconceptions regarding company names Errors relating to domain names How to use your branding to get free publicity How to add value to your brand A strategy to follow for expansion Practical examples of trade marks
The Parking Prankster Guide to Defending a ParkingEye Court Claim
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: British English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Transportation
This guide explains why you should not panic at the threat of court action from ParkingEye and sets out the steps you need to take to fight the claim. The legal processes are clearly spelled out along with examples from the cases ParkingEye don’t want you to know about – the many times they have lost in court.
Blood Highways
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Law » Personal Injury
Blood Highways is the heart-wrenching account of the biggest product liability case in history: the Ford-Firestone fiasco. At the center of the story are two people: Tab Turner, a charismatic trial attorney from Arkansas, and Donna Bailey, a single mother and outdoor enthusiast who who fought back from the brink of death to confront those ultimately responsible for her accident.
Construction Case Law Summaries - June 2013
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 940. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
There are three cases digested this month that involves non-contractor professional's that were accused of poorly performing professional services that were not traditional part of the professional’s performance. The author, Michael T. Callahan has been a practicing construction consultant for 27 years, focusing on construction claims and litigation.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 4 - January 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Bankruptcy & insolvency, Nonfiction » Law » Corporate
Contents of Vol. 123, No. 4, are: "Ice Cube Bonds: Allocating the Price of Process in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy," by Melissa Jacoby & Edward Janger; "The Evolution of Shareholder Voting Rights: Separation of Ownership and Consumption," by Henry Hansmann & Mariana Pargendler; Note, "Vindicating Vindictiveness: Prosecutorial Discretion & Plea Bargaining, Past & Future"; & a Note on crowding out effects.
The Complete Small Claims Court Guide - Winning Without a Lawyer
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Remedies & Damages, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
This guide is arranged chronologically and will take you step by step through the entire process of suing an individual or a company in small claims court to get the compensation you deserve. You will learn about the Small Claims Court system and how to go about filing your complaint. You will also learn about how to prepare for your case, what to and what not to do in court and how to collect.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 80, Number 4 - Fall 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 236,720. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Bankruptcy & insolvency, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of UCLR Vol. 80, No. 4, include: Articles: Bankruptcy Law as a Liquidity Provider, by Kenneth Ayotte & David A. Skeel Jr.; Impeaching Precedent, by Charles L. Barzun; Copyright in Teams, by Anthony Casey & Andres Sawicki; Inside or Outside the System?, by Eric A. Posner & Adrian Vermeule; and six extensive student Comments, as well as a review essay on the "law of war" by Paul Finkelman.
The Intersection of Biotechnology and Health Issues in IP Law: RIPL's Special Issue 2011
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This edition of John Marshall RIPL: the 2011 Special Issue, with seven cutting-edge articles from recognized lawyers and scholars of IP law and biotechnology and health sciences. Topics include encouraging biotech innovation by patent, risks & advantages of DIY scientists, plain packaging of tobacco, research funding of small projects, materiality doctrine for inequitable conduct; genetics; more.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 5 - March 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Articles in Harvard Law Review's Mar. '12 issue are by Jody Freeman & Jim Rossi, on the coordination of administrative agencies when they share regulatory space; & James Whitman, reviewing Bernard Harcourt's book on the illusion of free market as to prisons. Student contributions explore antitrust law and business deception; the failed Google Books settlement; mergers; materiality; & other topics.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 6 - April 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Articles in Issue 6 are by Cary Franklin (on the "traditional concept" of sex discrimination), Richard Pildes (on law and the President), & Robert Weisberg (on the tragedy of crime). Student contributions explore everlasting software; incarcerating immigration detainees; the First and Fourteenth Amendments; Sixth Amendment implications of napping defense counsel; copyright law; & other topics.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 7 - May 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,020. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Property, Nonfiction » Law » Tort and liability
Harvard Law Review's Issue 7, May 2012, features a Symposium on "The New Private Law." It also includes the article "Regulation for the Sake of Appearance," by Adam Samaha, and several student works. The Symposium is written by John C.P. Goldberg, Benjamin Zipursky, Stephen A. Smith, Henry E. Smith and Shyamkrishna Balganesh. Private law topics include torts, copyright, property, and damages.
Missouri Landlord/Tenant Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Landlord & Tenant
A handbook for both landlords and tenants in Missouri. This handbook is a helpful guide for anyone who has rental property or is wanting to rent a place. This handbook covers leases, landlord's duties, tenants rights, evictions, and unlawful detainers. This handbook even includes sample forms that can be used by both landlords and tenants in Missouri courts.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 8 - June 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Property, Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal
June 2012, No. 8 features the Review's annual and extensive DEVELOPMENTS IN THE LAW section; this year's subject is Presidential Authority. The issue also has an article by Nicholas Stephanopoulos, "Spatial Diversity," and a Book Review by Michael Dorf, "The Undead Constitution," which explores originalism and constitutional interpretation in light of recent books. Also, several casenotes follow.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 5 - May 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Government / State, Provincial & Municipal, Nonfiction » Law » Securities
Contents for the 5th issue of Stanford Law Review (May 2012) are: "The City and the Private Right of Action," by Paul A. Diller; "Securities Class Actions Against Foreign Issuers," by Merritt B. Fox; "How Much Should Judges Be Paid? An Empirical Study on the Effect of Judicial Pay on the State Bench," by James M. Anderson & Eric Helland; and a Note on job discrimination and hiring anonymously.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 6 - June 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Securities, Nonfiction » Law » Conflict of Laws
The June 2012 issue (#6) of Stanford Law Review includes DOMA and choice of law (William Baude), shareholder proxy fights for small companies (Thomas Stratmann & J.W. Verret), infringement conflation (Peter S. Menell), and student work on congressional blocking of executive power re terrorist transfers and on whether juries can exclude noncitizens. Linked notes, active TOC, and proper formatting.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 2 - November 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Yale Law Journal Issue No. 2 examines: the language of rights discourse, even before the expansion of welfare in the 1960s (Karen Tani); impartiality of judges and legislators and its limits (Adrian Vermeule); and constitutional law and judicial capacity (Andrew Coan). The issue adds student contributions on bankruptcy-proof financing, and recoupment from financial executives under Dodd-Frank.