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A law professor at Tulane, with a Ph.D. from Berkeley and a law degree from Harvard, Steven Alan Childress is also the publisher of Quid Pro Books and encourages submissions through its website.

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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
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.
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
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."
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
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
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.
Jewish State, Pariah Nation: Israel and the Dilemmas of Legitimacy
By Jerold S. Auerbach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Jewish statehood was restored in 1948 amid a struggle over legitimacy that has persisted in Israel. After the United Nations declared Zionism to be “a form of racism,” Israel has confronted an escalating international assault on its legitimacy. In political, academic, media, and cultural circles it has been demonized as an “apartheid,” even “Nazi,” state that much of the world despises.
The Target Defendant
By David Crump
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction
Robert Herrick is the lawyer for the little guy in Houston. His courtroom experiences were realistically recounted in David Crump's previous novels including CONFLICT OF INTEREST and MURDER IN SUGAR LAND. He faces an enemy of unbridled ruthlessness: the druglord El Jefe, whose petty grudge against a reporter leads to a family massacre. Will his suit against El Jefe's bank bring some small justice?
Who Killed Maggie Swift?
By Lawrence M. Friedman
Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction
Frank May practices law the safe, routine way: wills, trusts, business law. At least that's the way he wants it.... But clients and life don't always oblige. Frank avoids murder cases like most people avoid the dentist. That's not so easy to do when a dead body shows up during his routine appointment for a teeth cleaning, and he is thrust into an investigation. Can he get to the root of it?
Rounding Ballast Key
By George Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction
Previously published in print by Ampersand Press of Roger Williams College, "Rounding Ballast Key" is a poetry collection featuring the people and places of Key West and South Florida. Author George Murphy is also the editor of the recognized literary anthology The Key West Reader: The Best of Key West's Writers 1830-1990, among other works he has authored about the Keys' literary heritage.
The Key West Reader: The Best of Key West's Writers, 1830-1990
By George Murphy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction
The Key West Reader features 25 of the most insightful and entertaining works that resonate from Key West: an edited collection of the finest literary and poetic works about Key West or from writers who lived in, or were touched by their time in, the Florida island community. It is said that Key West hosts more writers per capita than any other place in the world. This book captures that spirit.
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
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.
Slavery, Smallholding and Tourism: Social Transformations in the British Virgin Islands
By Michael E. O'Neal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Explores the political economy of development in the British Virgin Islands — from plantations, through the evolution of a smallholding economy, to the rise of tourism. The study argues that the demise of plantation economy in the BVI ushered in a century of imperial disinterest persisting until recently, when a new “monocrop” — tourism — is ascendant. Uses historical and anthropological analysis.
Leadership in Administration: A Sociological Interpretation
By Philip Selznick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,900. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Foundational study of how organizations work and how leadership promotes them. Long cited by scholars in many fields and assigned in classwork in many departments, this book is considered to have virtually created the field of institutional-leadership management. Beyond the usual platitudes and generalities of leadership, this book takes a realistic look at what successful management means.
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
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.
Roadblocks to Freedom: Slavery and Manumission in the United States South
By Andrew Fede
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Considers the law of freedom suits and manumission from the point-of-view of legal procedure, evidence rules, damage awards, and trials—in addition to the abstract principles stated in the appellate decisions. The author shows that procedural and evidence roadblocks made it increasingly impossible for many slaves, or free blacks who were wrongfully held as slaves, to litigate their freedom.
Against the Grain: A Historian's Journey
By Jerold S. Auerbach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
AGAINST THE GRAIN is a collection of challenging and insightful essays from a reflective American historian. Jerold Auerbach, Professor Emeritus at Wellesley (where he taught 40 years), writes in the Foreword how his academic career and his time in Israel "each in its own distinctive way converged to liberate me from my past as a non-Jewish Jew." The historian reflects back on this dilemma.
The Negro in Federal Employment: The Quest for Equal Opportunity
By Samuel Krislov
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
A classic resource, now with new 2012 Foreword, from Quid Pro Books: a study of civil rights in the U.S. civil service at a time of tumultuous change and reexamination. Praised widely on its initial publication in 1967, Krislov's book remains an important part of the canon on African American history, labor and civil service, and the political science of federal employment and bureaucracies.
Representative Bureaucracy
By Samuel Krislov
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
“Professor Samuel Krislov’s Representative Bureaucracy remains among the most important and enduring books in the field of public administration and its intersection with political science." -- David H. Rosenbloom, Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, American University. A classic resource in political science and public administration, now available with a new, 2012 Foreword.
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Clearing the Thickets: A History of Antebellum Alabama
By Herbert James Lewis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,610. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Herbert James Lewis’ new, extensive book on antebellum Alabama joins Quid Pro Books' History & Heroes Series. The name "Alabama" comes from the Choctaw word meaning “clearers of the thickets,” inspiring the title of this fascinating book. It examines Alabama's early history beginning with the era of European colonization and culminating with the state's controversial secession from the Union.
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
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
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.
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 7 - May 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,020. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Harvard Law Review's Issue 7, May 2012, features a Symposium on "The New Private Law." It also includes the article "Regulation for the Sake of Appearance," by Adam Samaha, and several student works. The Symposium is written by John C.P. Goldberg, Benjamin Zipursky, Stephen A. Smith, Henry E. Smith and Shyamkrishna Balganesh. Private law topics include torts, copyright, property, and damages.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 8 - June 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 6 - June 2012
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
The June 2012 issue (#6) of Stanford Law Review includes DOMA and choice of law (William Baude), shareholder proxy fights for small companies (Thomas Stratmann & J.W. Verret), infringement conflation (Peter S. Menell), and student work on congressional blocking of executive power re terrorist transfers and on whether juries can exclude noncitizens. Linked notes, active TOC, and proper formatting.
The Social Organisation of Health Visitor Training
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Robert Dingwall's classic and original study of health visitors in the UK includes linked notes, tables from the print edition, linked index & active Contents. He studied the origins and rise of the health visitor (like physician assistants in the U.S.) from a sociological perspective, with interviews and pointed examples to show the path to professionalization of this health care service worker.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 2 - November 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Yale Law Journal Issue No. 2 examines: the language of rights discourse, even before the expansion of welfare in the 1960s (Karen Tani); impartiality of judges and legislators and its limits (Adrian Vermeule); and constitutional law and judicial capacity (Andrew Coan). The issue adds student contributions on bankruptcy-proof financing, and recoupment from financial executives under Dodd-Frank.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 3 - December 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Contents of No. 3 include: John H. Langbein, "The Disappearance of Civil Trial in the United States" Daniel E. Ho, "Fudging the Nudge: Information Disclosure and Restaurant Grading" Saul Levmore & Ariel Porat, "Asymmetries and Incentives in Plea Bargaining and Evidence Production" The issue also offers student research on targeted killings of outlaws, copyright law, and Confrontation Clause cases.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 2 - December 2012
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
The contents of Volume 126, No. 2 are: Historical Gloss and the Separation of Powers, by Curtis Bradley & Trevor Morrison Aggregate Litigation Goes Public: Representative Suits by State Attorneys General, by Margaret Lemos Fixing Washington, by Richard Hasen Note, Ending Student Loan Exceptionalism: The Case for Risk-Based Pricing and Dischargeability Also, there are several student casenotes.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 3 - January 2013
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Contents of Issue 3, Jan. 2013, include: "Politicians as Fiduciaries," by D. Theodore Rave; Review, "Is Copyright Reform Possible?" by Pamela Samuelson; and Note, "The SEC Is Not an Independent Agency." In addition, student research explores cases on the 4th Amendment implications of "pinging" a GPS signal on a cellphone, the 1st Amendment and mandatory tobacco graphic warning, and other topics.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 4 - February 2013
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,930. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Contents of No. 4 are: “The Limits of Unbundled Legal Assistance: A Randomized Study in a Massachusetts District Court and Prospects for the Future,” by James Greiner, Cassandra Wolos Pattanayak & Jonathan Hennessy; Review, “Stochastic Constraint,” by Neal Kumar Katyal; Note, “Counteracting the Bias: The Department of Labor’s Unique Opportunity to Combat Human Trafficking"; and more student work.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 5 - March 2013
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,250. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
Harvard Law Review, No. 5, March 2013, includes: "Multistage Adjudication," Louis Kaplow "Humanizing the Criminal Justice Machine: Re-Animated Justice or Frankenstein's Monster?," Nicola Lacey Note, "Importing a Trade or Business Limitation into § 2036: Toward a Regulatory Solution to FLP-Driven Transfer Tax Avoidance" Note, "The Benefits of Unequal Protection" Plus additional student research.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 4 - January 2013
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
The Yale Law Journal (Jan. '13) features articles on law by leading scholars. Contents: "Text, History, and Tradition: What the Seventh Amendment Can Teach Us About the Second," by Darrell A.H. Miller; and "Can the President Appoint Principal Executive Officers Without a Senate Confirmation Vote?," by Matthew Stephenson. Also includes student work on burqa bans, filibusters, and prison lawsuits.
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