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Tips on Your Personal Injury Claim
By millietiffany
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services
This book is an easy-to-understand guide to the personal injury process in the United States for anyone injured through the action, or failure to act, of another, or anyone simply interested in PI cases. It contains a wealth of information about personal injury claims, including medical malpractice and wrongful death actions, as well as vehicular negligence and other claims. In addition to
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 6 - April 2014
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 212,170. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
A Feature on "Federalism as the New Nationalism": Essays by Jessica Bulman-Pozen ("From Sovereignty and Process to Administration and Politics"), Heather Gerken ("The Loyal Opposition"), Abbe Gluck ("Our [National] Federalism"), Alison LaCroix ("The Shadow Powers of Article I"), & Cristina Rodríguez ("Negotiating Conflict Through Federalism"); plus articles by Matthew Waxman and by Jeremy Waldron.
Intellectual Property Law: A Practical Guide to Copyrights, Patents, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
This book is intended as both a primer on intellectual property law and as a general reference for authors, artists, musicians, librarians, entrepreneurs and others interested in learning about intellectual property law and the processes for obtaining copyrights, trademarks and patents in the U.S. and through international agreements. Appendices and links to online resources are also provided.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent (2014): A Practitioner's and Judge's Guide to the Pennsylvania Post-Conviction Relief Act (PCRA)
By J. Andrew Salemme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The essential guide to post-conviction relief in Pennsylvania. Updated and revised for 2014.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, Apr. '14, includes scholarly articles and student research, and the annual survey of Developments in the Law. This year's topic is SEXUAL ORIENTATION & GENDER IDENTITY. The issue includes an article by Jill Anderson, "Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation," and one by Ryan Bubb & Richard Pildes, "How Behavioral Economics Trims Its Sails and Why."
"Nigger" v. Corporate America
By James Rodney
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Labor & Employment
"Nigger" v. Corporate America is a study of contemporary unrestrained workplace harassment, hate speech; Corporations' defense of their employees' use of "Nigger" and the artifice of a Federal Judiciary that refuses to punish them.
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
Run Rabbits
By Brendan Thomson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In the Federal Circuit Court a Whistle-Blower’s small claim has sprung the lid on the unsavoury corporate culture of one of Australia’s most powerful and secretive government Agencies, the Australian Federal Police. It is a lesson to all those in positions of power that no person or agency is above the law.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Romano
By Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 125,360. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
Cuestionarios de Derecho Romano. La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales del Derecho Romano. Treinta cuestionarios, que abordan todo el contenido fundamental del Derecho Romano y que son la base del Derecho Civil. Una extensísima obra de mil seiscientas cuestiones.
Texas Asset Protection Handbook
By rtalon
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Texans with large estates risk losing their assets in lawsuits because: Many people see winning a lawsuit like winning the lottery; when lawyers take a case on a contingency fee basis, the plaintiff assumes no financial risk; with the number of lawyers rising, many are unemployed, and there is nothing more “dangerous” than an unemployed lawyer. This book tells you how to protect your assets.
A Hidden Madness
By James T. R. Jones
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book tells the candid story of an accomplished individual--a law professor--who has reached the pinnacle of his profession despite suffering for over 30 years from the severe mental illness bipolar disorder. He has done so mostly in silence because of fear of stigma. He shows that one can enjoy a successful and fulfilling professional and personal life, even with a serious disease.
Women in Law
By Cynthia F. Epstein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 206,450. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Universally considered to be pathbreaking, landmark, and provocative since its first edition was published 3 decades ago, WOMEN IN LAW provides a sociological and historical analysis of the overt and subtle ceilings placed on women in the legal profession in their various roles. It is a foundational work for departments of gender studies, law, & sociology — but also readable by a general audience.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 5 - March 2014
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Vol. 123, No. 5, includes Articles: The New Minimal Cities, Michelle Wilde Anderson; The Separation of Funds and Managers: A Theory of Investment Fund Structure and Regulation, John Morley; Essays: The Moral Impact Theory of Law, Mark Greenberg; Pretrial Detention and the Right to Be Monitored, Samuel R. Wiseman; plus Notes and Comments. Notes: Stop Ignoring Pork and Potholes: Election Law and
Cuestionarios de Derecho Civil. Familia y Sucesiones
By Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
Cuestionarios de Derecho Civil. Familia y Sucesiones. La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales del Derecho de Familia y Sucesiones. Dieciséis cuestionarios, cada uno de ellos con una extensión proporcional a su importancia y con sus respectivas soluciones. Una cuidada y revisada edición.
A Quick Reference Guide to Libel, Defamation, and Slander Law Cases
By Peter Clarkson
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Michael Hollis. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Communications
This is a quick reference guide supplement for P. Clarkson's media law course. It contains a listing and brief description of libel, defamation, and slander law cases that have appeared before the Supreme Court of the US as well as lesser appellant courts.
Reconstructing Reality in the Courtroom: Justice and Judgment in American Culture
By W. Lance Bennett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Trial Practice
Coauthored by Martha S. Feldman, 'Reconstructing Reality in the Courtroom' is a classic study of the kind of questioning and argument that sways jurors, and a method of narrative and storytelling that frames credible factfinding. First published in 1981 and used frequently by scholars, students, lawyers and jury consultants, it is now presented in the 2014 edition with extensive new introductions.
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.