Hearings Before the President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

2010, Contemporary Law, Criminal Justice, Criminal Law and Procedure, Political Science editor

President’s Commission on the Assassination of Pres. Kennedy

Commonly referred to as “The Warren Commission Hearings,” this set contains all of the testimony given and exhibits presented before the Warren Commission, whose duty it was to discover, evaluate, and report all the facts relating to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the death of the man charged with the assassination. Jack Ruby, President Lyndon B. Johnson, and Marina Oswald were among the 550 who testified, while exhibits include a frame-by-frame reprint of the renowned Zapruder Film, photos and diagrams of the Texas School Book Depository Building, and the famous exhibit 339 – a bullet in almost perfect condition recovered from the stretcher of Texas Governor John Connally.

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Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States

2010, Public Papers of the Presidents editor

Containing the Public Messages, Speeches, and Statements of the Presidents

The Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States has been compiled and published by the Office of the Federal Register since 1957 as a response to a recommendation by the National Historical Publications Commission. Noting the lack of uniform compilations of messages and papers of the presidents before this time, the Commission recommended the establishment of an official series in which presidential writings, addresses, and remarks of a public nature could be made available.
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The President – Office and Powers

2010, Constitutional Law, Political Science editor

1787-1957
History and Analysis of Practice and Opinions
By: Edward Samuel Corwin

This work analyzes the many important roles the American president must fulfill: Chief Executive, Administrative Chief, Organ of Foreign Relations, Commander of the armed forces, and Legislative Leader. Almost 200 pages of notes are printed after the text, displaying Corwin’s scholarship and providing the reader with even more resource information.

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Published: New York; New York University Press; 1957
Reprinted: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2007

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HeinOnline’s National Moot Court Competition

2010, HeinOnline editor

William S. Hein & Co., Inc. is offering the winning records, briefs, and related organizational materials from the 1st-59th annual National Moot Court Competition in digital format in HeinOnline! This title draws together in one place the records, briefs and related materials which comprise the National Moot Court Competition. The Young Lawyers Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York and the American College of Trial Lawyers sponsor the national competition each year to enable law students throughout the United States to match their abilities as appellate advocates against one another and to bring together law students, practicing lawyers, legal scholars, and judges to exchange ideas to compare notes. It’s not a coincidence that the winning teams subscribe — don’t sell your team short!

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WTO Law, Litigation and Policy

2010, International Law, International Relations, Trade Regulation editor

Sourcebook of Internet Material
By: Stuart S. Malawer

This outstanding sourcebook of hard-to-find Internet documents concerning WTO law, related policies and the dispute resolution system is a tremendous resource. This work provides access to many of the essential pieces of legal and policy information from the WTO, the United States and other major players, such as the EU, China, Japan, Korea, and Brazil. Its reliance on material available on the Internet provides evidence of the growth of the historical revolution in information and communications technology that coincides with the birth and growth of the WTO itself. WTO Law, Litigation and Policy is invaluable to legal researchers, governments, and professionals worldwide.

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International Economic Law and China in Its Economic Transition

2010, Business/Economics, Chinese Law, Chinese Law Series, International Law editor

Edited by: Huiping Chen

International Economic Law and China is the 12th volume in Hein’s Chinese Law Series. This volume contains 15 articles based on presentations made at an international economic law conference held at Xiamen University in 2004. They have been updated to reflect conference discussions and further legal developments. Officials, scholars, and practitioners from China and abroad were called upon to discuss and offer advice on international economic law matters as they relate to the growing influence of China’s economic impact on the world.

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Intelligence Reform:

2010, Health and Safety, Legislative History, Terrorism and Security Issues editor

A Legislative History of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004, Public Law No. 108-458 (2004)
By: Bernard D. Reams Jr. and Mike Forrest

In its report to the nation, the 9/11 Commission made bold proposals to protect the nation in this new era of terrorism. It called for a global strategy to attack terrorists and terrorist organizations, reach out to prevent the growth of Islamist terrorism, and safeguard America from additional terrorist attacks. To achieve these goals, the Commission called for wholesale government reorganization through “unity of effort” in five areas. The provisions of Public Law 108-458 promote inter-agency sharing of intelligence by the FBI and other jurisdictions, further strengthening homeland security.

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Hein’s Electronic GreenSlips

2010 editor

Specializing in law and law-related publications, Hein’s Electronic GreenSlips is the next generation of the traditional green slips that were sent for decades via standard mail to law libraries throughout North America. The GreenSlips product was, and still is, created and maintained by a law librarian to provide subscribers with information about newly published law and law-related titles from hundreds of publishers. Today, subscribers to Hein’s Electronic GreenSlips are notified of newly published titles, create personal profiles to receive information based on their own unique interests, and conduct historical searches of titles by author, subject, publisher, and keyword.

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Incorporating the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement into Domestic Law

2010, International Law, Studies in Transnational Legal Policy Series editor

Issues and Challenges

Incorporating the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement into Domestic Law is the 41st title in the ASIL Studies in Transnational Legal Policy Series. This volume, drawing upon the expertise of its many contributors, provides guidance on how domestic law should advance the protection of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The studies in this volume focus on specific IDP protection issues, ranging from the right to humanitarian assistance and the protection of family life to development-induced displacement and property rights. This work builds on earlier ASLI-Brookings publications regarding the protection of IDPs, including the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement: Annotations (Revised Edition) and the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement and the Law of the South Caucasus.

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Pension Reform

2010, Business/Economics, Investments, Legislative History editor

A Legislative History of the Pension Protection Act of 2006

Edited by: William H. Manz

The Pension Protection Act of 2006 represents the most extensive revision of American pension law in more than 30 years. It was a reaction to the collapse of more than 700 pension plans nationwide within five year’s time. Affecting approximately 44 million Americans, the Act was designed to restore the stability to employer-based pensions. This legislative history, available on DVD, includes all relevant documents related to the Act, including hearings, reports, bill versions, congressional committee prints, CBO estimates, presidential comments, and the final Act as passed. Libraries and researchers alike will appreciate digital access to the PDF formatted documents,

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