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Land Divided by Law: The Yakama Indian Nation as Environmental History, 1840-1933
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,900. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Environmental law
An environmental history of Yakama and Euro-American cultural interactions during the 19th and 20th century, exploring the role of law in both curtailing and promoting rights to subsistence resources within a market economy. Uses original source files, case histories, and contemporary writings and describes how the struggle to assert treaty rights both sprang from and impacted lives of the Yakama.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 1 - November 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 251,600. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The Nov. 2014 issue is an annual review of the Supreme Court's prior Term, including extensive case summaries. For the 2013 Term essays include Foreword: "The Means of Constitutional Power," by John Manning; Comment: "Slipping the Bonds of Federalism," by Heather Gerken; Comment, "The Supreme Court as a Constitutional Court," by Jamal Greene; and Comment, "The Hobby Lobby Moment," by Paul Horwitz.
Military Justice in Combat Zones: Iraq and Afghanistan War Case Summaries of U.S. Marine Corps Haditha; Army Maywand District Killings, Army Mahmoudiyah Iraq, Investigations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,210. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
This is the final report of the subcommittee of the Defense Legal Policy Board established to review and assess the application of military justice to Service members alleged to have committed offenses against civilians in combat zones.
The Murder of Jeffrey Dryden: The Grim Truth Surrounding Male Domestic Abuse Book Combo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Veenstra/Exploited Publishing Inc. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Enter a world most believe does not exist, a world where men can be abused, beaten & even murdered by his significant other. Enter the world where men, everyday are ignored by our own society as victims of Male Domestic Abuse. Men being abused and killed by the Female's they vowed to love until death do they part.
Os Animais no Direito Contemporâneo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Escrito em uma linguagem clara, Os Animais no Direito Contemporâeno é um livro que traz uma análise do fenômeno do especismo, ou seja, uma forma de discriminação de seres humanos com relação a não humanos e sua interação com o Direito brasileiro. O leitor terá acesso a um panorama das teorias dos direitos animais em voga, bem como uma crítica ao trato que o Direito contemporâneo trata os animais.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 1 - October 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The October 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (the first for academic year 2014-215) features new articles on law and legal theory. Contents include "Self-Help and the Separation of Powers," by David E. Pozen; "Criminal Attempts," by Gideon Yaffe; a Note on mortgage lending in New Haven ca. 1937; a Comment on SEC enforcement; and a Comment on Concepcion and arbitration clauses in the state courts.
True to You: A Revolutionary Way to Grow Your Professional Practice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,210. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Law Office Management
Rita Johansen uses her own experiences shattering the Mr. Defender Model for criminal-defense practice to guide us through the fivefold True to You Approach to use the greatness within you to transform your professional practice.
Beat Estate Tax Forever: Planning for Future Generations
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law
This timely, readable book explains how you can plan to avoid the devastating estate tax. It gives an overview of the estate planning process, and the steps you need to take to protect your family. It explains that we have remarkable opportunities to plan ahead, and shows you how to take these steps.
Law, Enlightenment, and Other States of Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
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.
Negotiating for Success: Essential Strategies and Skills
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating
This practical guide to personal and business negotiations goes beyond the bargaining phase to cover the entire process from your decision to negotiate through an evaluation of your negotiation performance. The book includes tools such as a negotiation planner, “decision trees” for calculating negotiation alternatives, psychological tools, and a tool for assessing your negotiation style.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Penal. Parte Especial. Tomo II.
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Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales la Parte Especial del Derecho Penal. Once amplios cuestionarios, cada uno de ellos con una extensión proporcional a su importancia y con sus respectivas soluciones. Casi mil cuestiones de respuesta alternativa, especialmente diseñadas y secuenciadas para el estudio de esta compleja materia.
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira estuda a legislação, doutrina e jurisprudência de Portugal e Brasil envolvendo o tema nacionalidade e afins. Obra fundamental e imprescindível para advogados, juizes, promotores, estudantes e demais operadores do direito. Também muito útil para quem tenha objetivo de adquirir algumas dessas nacionalidades. Edição revista e atualizada.
The Eight Essential Blue Journal Articles
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Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Estates & Trusts
Over recent years, leading lawyers at View Legal have been fortunate to have had articles featured in The Tax Institute’s monthly Blue Journal. This book consolidates each of the articles in one central location.
The Five Foundations of Business Succession
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Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Estates & Trusts
As the amount of intergenerational wealth transfer continues to increase rapidly, so does the importance of all forms of succession planning. In the SME space, appropriately crafted business succession plans are particularly critical.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 81, Number 3 - Summer 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 244,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The third issue of 2014 features articles from recognized legal scholars. Contents include three articles: * Following Lower-Court Precedent, by Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl * Constitutional Outliers, by Justin Driver * Intellectual Property versus Prizes: Reframing the Debate, by Benjamin Roin The issue also includes a book review essay by Michael Stokes Paulsen and seven extensive student Comments.
Find The Just Word: English-Spanish Legal Dictionary (500 Common Legal Terms in 10 Countries)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Find The Just Word offers English to Spanish translations of 500 common legal terms used in 10 Latin American countries.
Why the Haves Come Out Ahead: The Classic Essay and New Observations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Galanter’s influential article is now available as a convenient, affordable, and assignable book, with a new 2014 introduction that explains the origins and aftermath of the original work. Also, it features his 2006 article applying the original thesis to real-world dilemmas today. The book adds extensive 2014 commentary by Shauhin Talesh (UC Irvine) and Robert Gordon (Stanford).
DNA Overlooked
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Price: Free! Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Evidence
In 2003 a crime was committed in Nanaimo, and a man was convicted of murder. Was justice served? The man convicted says no...so do others, including a top investigative reporter. Kelvin Purdy says he is innocent of this crime...that his trial was compromised and the real killer is still on the loose. Questions remain unanswered, and new evidence overlooked. Is our justice system corrupt?
North Carolina Injury Law: A Reference for Accident Victims
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,830. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Speaker Media Press. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Personal Injury
As experienced personal injury lawyers, we understand that most accident victims are caught unprepared for the life-changing effects of a sudden, serious accident. This book should help guide you through those changes and the new legal and medical worlds you will enter, worlds filled with their own members and their own vocabularies. We offer a step-by-step explanation of the entire process.
Congress and the Court: A Case Study in the American Political Process
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,150. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Princeton professor Walter Murphy analyzed the role of Congress in trying to manage an activist Court at a time of seismic change in law and evolving interplay between two powerful institutions. On the original dustjacket: a "first-rate assessment of the delicate balance of power between Congress and the Supreme Court as it affects the American political process." New foreword by Thomas E. Baker.