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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.
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."
Empirical Theories About Courts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,750. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The classic and groundbreaking study of trial courts and other dispute processes -- and ways to think about researching them -- is now available in a modern ebook edition. Much cited and relevant today in how it frames the analysis of courts, this book's new republication features additional introductions and afterword by the editors Keith Boyum and Lynn Mather, and a Foreword by Christina Boyd.
Billion Dollar Lies: How Lennar Corporation Swindled Pensioners, Lenders, And Partners And Undermined The Foundations Of Our Justice System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
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This is a chilling tale of corporate fraud and deceit that is in a class by itself. When Lennar Corporation was confronted over hundreds of millions of dollars in alleged “losses” in a lucrative development partnership, they hired a scorched-earth litigation team to clean up the mess and conceal the evidence.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 3 - Spring 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Contents of New England Law Review, Spr. 2014, include a Symposium, "Benchmarks: Evaluating Measurements of Judicial Productivity," featuring recognized legal scholars Jordan Singer, Hon. William Young, Hon. Lee Rosenthal, Steven Gensler, Chad Oldfather, John Spottswood, Carolyn Dubay, and Malia Reddick. Both trial and appellate courts are considered. Also includes Notes and Comments by students.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 1 - January 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,850. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of the January 2012 issue include Joseph Blocher, "The Right Not to Keep or Bear Arms," Samuel Rascoff, "Establishing Official Islam?," and Kevin Walsh on the health law mandate in Obamacare; plus articles on state standing (Kenneth Cuccinelli, II, E. Duncan Getchell, Jr., & Wesley Russell, Jr.) and lobbying (Richard Hasen); and a Note on bringing judicial takings claims (Josh Patashnik).
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 1 - November 2011
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 178,340. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The November issue is the special annual review of the U.S. Supreme Court's previous Term (2010). Each year, the issue is introduced by noteworthy and extensive contributions from recognized scholars, often cited, as well as featuring student commentary on Leading Cases of the 2010 Term. Complete statistical graphs and tables of the Court's actions and results during the Term are also included.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 1 - November 2013
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 233,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The November issue is the special annual review of the U.S. Supreme Court's previous Term (2012). Each year, the issue is introduced by noteworthy and extensive contributions from recognized scholars, often cited, as well as featuring student commentary on Leading Cases of the 2012 Term. Complete statistical graphs and tables of the Court's actions and results during the Term are included.