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The History of Custody Law
By Tom James
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Family law
The complete history of the law of child custody from ancient times to the modern day. Thoroughly and carefully researched by an attorney with many years of experience in family law. It is an enjoyable and readable, yet scholarly book, containing hundreds of annotations. Includes complete citations, in Bluebook form, to hundreds of case reports, statutes, historical records, and other sources.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 5 - March 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,200. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Harvard Law Review's March 2014 issue, Volume 127, Number 5, features: Article, "The Puzzling Presumption of Reviewability," by Nicholas Bagley; Book Reviews on mixed race families, whether religion is special, courts as change agents; a Note on debt collection abuses; and recent case summaries in constitutional law, concealed carry, domestic violence, class action tolling, and international law.
The Law-Science Chasm: Bridging Law's Disaffection with Science as Evidence
By Cedric Charles Gilson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,570. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Science & Technology
This is a sociolegal study that takes seriously the varying approaches to science that physicians and scientists use, as compared to legal actors such as judges and lawyers. Offering a way to translate their different perspectives and assumptions, Cedric C. Gilson uses sociological and philosophical methodologies to explain each discipline to the other. Science and law are, in essence, mediated.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 124, Number 7 - May 2011
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Contents of Harvard Law Review, Volume 124, Number 7 (May 2011) include "Article III and the Scottish Judiciary," by James E. Pfander & Daniel D. Birk; Book Review, "Constitutional Alarmism," by Trevor W. Morrison; Note, "A Justification for Allowing Fragmentation in Copyright"; and Recent Cases on corporate law, administrative law, preemption, and labor law.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 124, Number 8 - June 2011
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
June '11, #8 include: "The Host’s Dilemma: Strategic Forfeiture in Platform Markets for Informational Goods," Jonathan M. Barnett; "Separation of Powers as Ordinary Interpretation," & John Manning; Notes: "Interpreting Silence: The Roles of the Courts & the Executive Branch in Head of State Immunity Cases"; "Advisory Opinions and the Influence of the Supreme Court over Policymaking"; Recent Cases.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 2 - December 2011
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,190. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Articles in the Dec. 2011 issue are by such recognized scholars as Jamal Greene (writing on notorious or anti-canonical Supreme Court cases), Orin Kerr (on Fourth Amendment theory), and Michael Klarman (reviewing a new book on the constitutional convention). Student contributions feature Notes on the Dewey model of democracy and administrative agencies, and on breaching international trade law.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 3 - January 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Articles in the Jan. 2012 issue are from Rebecca Tushnet, reimagining copyright law for images instead of the usual frame of text and words; and Carol Steiker, reviewing David Garland's new book on capital punishment and contingency. Student contributions explore the law relating to video games, the Second Amendment and gun rights, patent law, environmental law, and extending the debt ceiling.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 4 - February 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Featured articles in the Feb. '12 issue are by Amanda Tyler, on the core meaning of the Suspension Clause, and Kenneth Mack, reviewing Tomiko Brown-Nagin's new book on the grass roots origins of the civil rights movement. Also, several scholars contribute to a tribute honoring Frank Michelman. Students examine international delegation, student speech, criminal sentences, jury selection, and torts.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 5 - May 2011
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Stanford Law Review's May 2011 issue features Articles by recognized legal scholars and several Notes by Stanford students. This issue's articles are: "The Objects of the Constitution," Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz; "The Lost Origins of American Fair Employment Law: Regulatory Choice & the Making of Modern Civil Rights, 1943-1972," David Freeman Engstrom; and Notes on circuit splits and jurisdiction.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 4 - February 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Harvard Law Review's Vol. 127, No. 4, features these articles: "Partisan Federalism," by Jessica Bulman-Pozen; Book Review, "Never Mind the Constitution," by Jeremy Waldron; Note, "NFIB v. Sebelius and the Individualization of the State Action Doctrine"; and Recent Cases on Plan B and FDA, medical marijuana zoning, publicity rights, cell data, copyright, piracy, pension law, and other case law.
The Transformation of Criminal Due Process in the Administrative State: The Targeted Urban Crime Narcotics Task Force
By Rosann Greenspan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Classic study in law & society, available to scholars & others in criminal justice, due process & policing. The author reflects: "...it was my first day in the field that the police liaison to the district attorney's probation revocation program exclaimed, 'Forget rights! Forget right to jury! Forget right to bail! There are no rights!' " This book shows how due process became mere administration.
Police Officers Guide: A Handbook for Police Officers of England, Scotland and Wales
By Jeremy Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Digital Dreams. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The Police Officers Guide is designed to be a detailed handbook for anyone who wants to become a Police Officer be it full-time or a Special Constable. With detailed coverage of the application process for both roles, including the latest six skills used at the SEARCH assessment centre. Latest policies, procedures, law including roads policing are also covered in this comprehensive guide.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 3 - January 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,500. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Remedies & Damages
Contents of #3 are "For-Profit Public Enforcement," by Margaret Lemos & Max Minzner; "Technological Determinism & Its Discontents," by Christopher Yoo; three Notes: "More than a Formality: The Case for Meaningful Substantive Reasonableness Review," "Appointing State Attorneys General: Evaluating the Unbundled State Executive," & "The Devil Wears Trademark" on fashion IP; plus 7 recent case notes.
The Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species: Local Authority and International Policy
By Jonathan Liljeblad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
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.
Blood Highways
By Adam L. Penenberg
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 4 - January 2014
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Bankruptcy & insolvency
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.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 80, Number 4 - Fall 2013
By University of Chicago Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 236,720. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Bankruptcy & insolvency
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
By John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 5 - March 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
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
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.