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Torts and Regulation: Cases, Principle, & Institutions (Color) By John Fabian Witt
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Torts and Regulation: Cases, Principles, and Institutions (TRCPI) is designed to bring together common law principles in the field of torts with related statutory and regulatory materials. The aim is... More > to provide a text that introduces students to key tort principles and the way in which those tort principles have in part shaped the regulatory state and in part been supplanted by the regulatory state. This casebook increases the role of statutes and regulations in the material. In addition, it offers a major innovation by leading the students into the ways in which basic tort doctrine animate fields of statutory law. In particular, the book adopts a series of “modules” that follow the adoption and adaptation of tort principles in the law of employment discrimination. The digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu's services.< Less
Torts and Regulation: Cases, Principle, & Institutions (B&W) By John Fabian Witt
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Torts and Regulation: Cases, Principles, and Institutions (TRCPI) is designed to bring together common law principles in the field of torts with related statutory and regulatory materials. The aim... More > is to provide a text that introduces students to key tort principles and the way in which those tort principles have in part shaped the regulatory state and in part been supplanted by the regulatory state. This casebook increases the role of statutes and regulations in the material. In addition, it offers a major innovation by leading the students into the ways in which basic tort doctrine animate fields of statutory law. In particular, the book adopts a series of “modules” that follow the adoption and adaptation of tort principles in the law of employment discrimination. The digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu's services.< Less
Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions (Fourth Edition)-Color By Karen Tani & John Fabian Witt
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This is the fourth edition of Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions, a casebook for a one-semester torts course that carves out a distinctive niche in the field by focusing on the institutions... More > and sociology of American tort law. The book retains many of the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic cases. Like the best casebooks, it seeks to survey the theoretical principles underlying those cases. But it aims to supplement the cases and principles with editorial notes that focus students’ attention on the institutional features of our tort system, including features such as the pervasiveness of settlements, the significance of the market, the role of the plaintiff's bar, the importance of private insurance, the contingency fee, and the jury. These institutional arrangements are what make American tort law distinctive.< Less
Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions (Fourth Edition)-B&W By Karen Tani & John Fabian Witt
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This is the fourth edition of Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions, a casebook for a one-semester torts course that carves out a distinctive niche in the field by focusing on the institutions... More > and sociology of American tort law. The book retains many of the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic cases. Like the best casebooks, it seeks to survey the theoretical principles underlying those cases. But it aims to supplement the cases and principles with editorial notes that focus students’ attention on the institutional features of our tort system, including features such as the pervasiveness of settlements, the significance of the market, the role of the plaintiff's bar, the importance of private insurance, the contingency fee, and the jury. These institutional arrangements are what make American tort law distinctive.< Less
Sources of American Law: An Introduction to Legal Research (Fourth Edition-B&W) By Beau Steenken & Tina Brooks
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This is the Fourth Edition published in August 2019. At its most basic definition, the practice of law comprises conducting research to find relevant rules of law and then applying those rules to the... More > specific set of circumstances faced by a client. However, in American law, the legal rules to be applied derive from myriad sources, complicating the process and making legal research different from other sorts of research. This text introduces first-year law students to the new kind of research required to study and to practice law. It seeks to demystify the art of legal research by following a “Source and Process” approach.< Less
Sources of American Law: An Introduction to Legal Research (Fourth Edition) By Beau Steenken & Tina Brooks
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This is the Fourth Edition published in August 2019. At its most basic definition, the practice of law comprises conducting research to find relevant rules of law and then applying those rules to... More > the specific set of circumstances faced by a client. However, in American law, the legal rules to be applied derive from myriad sources, complicating the process and making legal research different from other sorts of research. This text introduces first-year law students to the new kind of research required to study and to practice law. It seeks to demystify the art of legal research by following a “Source and Process” approach.< Less
The Story of Contract Law: Formation (Third Edition) By Val Ricks
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This book, revised as the Third Edition July 2019, is designed to teach contract doctrine beginning with the most fundamental concepts and building on these until the structure of contract doctrine... More > as coherent and cohesive regulation appears. The order of presentation is, in fact, the order in which contract doctrine developed historically, but it is also, in general, the order in which arguments are introduced in litigation. The book begins with the most basic, core concept of contract law—exchange. The book teaches exchange using simple cases drawn from the actual development of the exchange concept’s most obvious manifestation—the doctrine of consideration. These cases have basic but engaging facts. They do not take long to read, but they must be read carefully. They make an excellent introduction to law study.< Less
Liberty, Equality, and Due Process: Cases, Controversies, and Contexts in Constitutional Law (2nd Edition) By Ruthann Robson
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This Casebook is intended to be used in a course which concentrates on Constitutional Rights and centers the Fourteenth Amendment. It begins with the threshold issue of “state action” and... More > other basic principles of constitutional law including judicial review and constitutional interpretation. The Casebook treats equality extensively, including slavery before the Reconstruction Amendments, equal protection for racial, gender, and other classifications, affirmative action, and fundamental rights in equal protection doctrine including the development of doctrine and the most recent cases. It emphasizes substantive due process, including unenumerated rights and the process of incorporation, including the Second Amendment. The brief last Chapter raises questions of state constitutional rights.< Less
Basic Income Tax (7th Edition) By William Kratzke
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This book is the 7th edition of a basic income tax text. This edition incorporates the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. It is intended to be a readable text, suitable for a three-hour course for a... More > class comprised of law students with widely different backgrounds. The text integrates several of the CALI drills that Professor James Edward Maule (Villanova University) prepared.< Less
Judicial Ethics and Conduct By Steve Berenson
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Judicial Ethics and Conduct provides materials that can be used in conjunction with a stand-alone one or two unit course on judicial ethics or can be used in whole or in part to provide the basis for... More > a sub-unit on judicial ethics within a standard course on legal ethics or lawyer professional responsibility. A heavy emphasis is placed upon the American Bar Association’s Model Code of Judicial Conduct. The scope of coverage is designed to parallel that of the National Conference of Bar Examiners’ Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE), as it pertains to judicial ethics. The digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu's services.< Less