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Liberal Opinions: My Life in the Stream of History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
The life and times of a trailblazing lawyer and judge in the law. Author of a controversial but prescient judicial opinion striking down the ban on gays in the military--two decades before the Supreme Court finally recognized such equal rights--Bill Norris made law and waves on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. His legal and civic life before and after, though not well known, is also compelling.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 125, Number 8 - June 2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 168,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Yale Law Journal # 8's contents: Article, "The President's Budget as a Source of Agency Policy Control," Eloise Pasachoff; Article, "Foundling Fathers: (Non-)Marriage and Parental Rights in the Age of Equality," Serena Mayeri; Essay, "The Constitutionality of Civil Forfeiture," Caleb Nelson; Note, "Founding-Era Jus Ad Bellum and the Domestic Law of Treaty Withdrawal," Daniel Hessel; & 2 Comments.
Texas Real Estate License Exam Prep: All-in-One Review and Testing to Pass Texas' Pearson Vue Real Estate Exam
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by Performance Programs Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
Texas Real Estate License Exam Prep (TX-RELEP) is a 275-page modern learning tool designed to prepare real estate candidates to pass Texas' Pearson Vue licensing exam. TX-RELEP contains six different sections to provide the knowledge and practice necessary to succeed with both Texas and national questions.
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.
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: 109,490. 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."
Sports Law Yearbook 2015/16 - A review of cases and events in 2015 and early 2016 - UK, Ireland and EU
Price: $120.00 USD. Words: 157,110. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Sports
The Sports Law Yearbook has been produced to help identify & review developing trends in the sports law markets of the UK, Ireland & Europe. We have tried to balance the tone of the Yearbook to ensure that it is accessible to people from all backgrounds without sacrificing the accuracy or depth of the information. The Yearbook contains legal commentary & analysis from 50+ leading sports lawyers.
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
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.
Stack the Legal Odds in Your Favor
Price: $21.79 USD. Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » General law
This legal self-help book is written to help average Americans protect themselves from the legal system and to win their legal battles despite corruption. The book avoids utopianism found in other resources and instead approaches the discussed areas of law pragmatically.
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.
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.
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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 125, Number 4 - February 2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,760. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale's Iss. 4, Feb. 2016, is a tribute to the late Prof. Robert A. Burt, as well as two articles: "The First Patent Litigation Explosion," Christopher Beauchamp; "The Lost 'Effects' of the Fourth Amendment: Giving Personal Property Due Protection," Maureen Brady. Plus Notes on sentencing and on antitrust law's origins, and Comments on home foreclosures and on the tort/crime divide in car crashes.