Archive for May, 2014|Monthly archive page

Legal Tech Books or Learn Something New This Summer

In Check This Out on May 30, 2014 at 6:32 pm

Are you interested in updating your technology skills this summer? Want to learn something new?

We have a number of technology books that can help, including the “In One Hour for Lawyer” series. See a librarian to check out any of these books on display or let us know if we can assist with your legal technology question.

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Spend Your Summer Studying @SchmidLibrary

In Check This Out on May 27, 2014 at 8:18 pm

It’s almost officially summer (June 21st) but Schmid Law Library is operating on Summer hours, available here.

We have reference librarians to assist with legal reference questions Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, including the lunch hour.

If you want to know more about library services, we recommend reviewing the Schmid Law Library in a  Nutshell LibGuide; it includes information on circulation policies, study rooms, cell phone use, library social media channels, and information For the Public.

If you have any questions, please call the Circulation Desk at (402) 472-3547.

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More New Books @SchmidLibrary

In Check This Out on May 20, 2014 at 2:56 pm

New Books @Schmid Law Library as of May 20, 2014. The title link will direct you to the catalog record for availability, details and more info. New books check out for two weeks.

New Book Display

Collateral Issues in Franchising: Beyond Registration and Disclosure edited by Kenneth R. Costello, 2014

Sports and Antitrust Law by ABA Section of Antitrust Law, 2014

Counseling Unmarried Couples: A Guide to Effective Legal Representation, 2nd ed. by Frederick Hertz, 2014

Anatomy of a Trial: A Handbook for Young Attorneys, 2nd ed. by Paul Mark Sandler, 2014

The Power of Legal Project Management: A Practical Handbook by Susan Raridon Lambreth & David A. Rueff Jr., 2014

Asset Forfeiture: Practice and Procedure in State and Federal Courts, 3rd ed. by Dee R. Edgeworth, 2014

Attorney and Law Firm Guide to The Business of Law: Planning and Operating for Survival and Growth, 3rd ed. by Edward Poll, 2014

Is a Law Degree Still Worth the Price? It Depends on What the Law School Has to Offer You by Creola Johnson, 2014

Do Great Cases Make Bad Law? by Lackland H. Bloom, Jr., 2014

The Progeny: Justice William J. Brennan’s Fight to Preserve the Legacy of “New York Times v. Sullivan” by Lee Levine & Stephen Wermiel, 2014

You Raised Us – Now Work With Us: Millennials, Career Success, and Building Strong Workplace Teams by Lauren Stiller Rikleen, 2014

World War I Law and Lawyers: Issues, Cases, and Characters by Thomas J. Shaw, 2014

Business Torts and Unfair Competition Handbook, 3rd ed. by ABA Section of Antitrust Law, 2014

A Passion for the True and Just: Felix and Lucy Kramer Cohen and the Indian New Deal by Alice Beck Kehoe, 2014

How to Play the Game: What Every Attorney Needs to Know by Darren A. Heitner, 2014

The Legal Side of Blogging for Lawyers by Ruth Carter, 2014

The Law of Class Action: Fifty-State Survey, 2013-2014 by Class Actions & Derivative Suits Committee, 2014

The Fundamentals of Counterterrorism Law edited by Lynne Zusman, 2014

What is…Stark Law? by Donald H. Romano (editor), Jonathan E. Anderman & Matthew R. Fisher, 2014

Econometrics: Legal, Practical, and Technical Issues, 2nd ed. by ABA Section of Antitrust Law, 2014

The Broker’s Practical Guide to Commercial Leasing by Sidney G. Saltz, 2014

Coaching for Attorneys: Improving Productivity and Achieving Balance by Cami McLaren & Stephanie Finelli, 2104

More Than You Wanted to Know: the Failure of Mandated Disclosure by Ormi Ben-Shahar & Carl E. Schneider, 2014


New Books @SchmidLibrary

In Check This Out on May 12, 2014 at 1:58 pm

New Books @Schmid Law Library as of May 12, 2014. The title link will direct you to the catalog record for availability, details and more info. New books check out for two weeks.

The American Legal System and Civic Engagement: Why We All Should Think Like Lawyers by Kenneth A. Manaster, 2013

Baseball on Trial: The Origin of Baseball’s Antitrust Exemption by Nathaniel Grow, 2014

Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings in the U.S. Senate: Reconsidering the Charade by Dion Farganis & Justin Wedeking, 2014

Global Social Investment: A Practical Handbook for Corporate Social Responsibility Programs by Madeleine Schachter, 2014

‘If I Had A Son’: Race, Guns, and the Railroading of George Zimmerman by Jack Cashill, 2014

Inferno: An Anatomy of American Punishment by Robert A. Ferguson, 2014

We The People by Bruce Ackerman, 2014

What You Need to Know About Privacy Law: A Guide for Librarians and Educators by Gretchen McCord, 2014

Labor Relations in the Public Sector, 5th ed. by Richard C. Kearney & Patrice M. Mareschal, 2014

Informed Agitation: Library and Information Skills in Social Justice Movements and Beyond edited by Melissa Morrone, 2013

America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community by Robert L. Tsai, 2014

The Crusade for Equality in the Workplace: The Griggs v. Duke Power Story by Robert Belton, 2014

The Evangelical Origins of the Living Constitution by John W. Compton, 2014

Peopling the Constitution by John E. Finn, 2014

The Emergency Sasquatch Ordinance and Other Real Laws that Human Beings Have Actually Dreamed Up, Enacted, and Sometimes even Enforced by Kevin Underhill, 2013

Mississippi River Tragedies: a Century of Unnatural Disaster by Christine A. Klein & Sandra B. Zellmer, 2014