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New Books at the Law Library – 05/04/25

HD7256.C2 D93 2000
Dianne E.G. Dyck, Disability management : theory, strategy and industry practice (Toronto: Butterworths, 2000).

HD7256.C3 L42 2002
Ann Leckie & Manjit Grewal, Disability claims management, 2nd ed. (Markham: Butterworths, 2002).

KA10 .L4326 2004
George Wright & Maria Wyant Stalzer Cuzzo, eds.,, The legal studies reader : a conversation & readings about law (New York : P. Lang, 2004).
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KA60 .T738 2003
Teresa Kissane Brostoff & Ann Sinsheimer, The sociology of law : a bibliography of theoretical literature, 3rd ed. (Lewiston: E. Mellen Press, 2003).

KL130 .K466 2004
Duncan Kennedy & Paul Carrington, Legal education and the reproduction of hierarchy : a polemic against the system : a critical edition (New York: New York University Press, 2004).

KL142 .B76 2003
Teresa Kissane Brostoff & Ann Sinsheimer, Legal English : an introduction to the legal language and culture of the United States, 2nd ed. (Dobbs Ferry: Oceana Publications, 2003).

KL227.1 .E84 2005
David L. Parry, Essential readings in juvenile justice (Upper Saddle River: Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2005).
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KM506.2 .P368 2001
John Parry & Eric Y. Drogin, Civil law handbook on psychiatric and psychological evidence and testimony (Washington, DC: American Bar Association, Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law, 2001).

KM544.4 .C63 2004
Carolyn Cocca, Jailbait : the politics of statutory rape laws in the United States (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2004).

KM590.Q11 T88 2004
Lee Tustin & Robert E. Lutes, A guide to the Youth Criminal Justice Act (Toronto: LexisNexis Butterworths, 2004).

KN111 .M377 2004
Renée Marlin-Bennett, Knowledge power : intellectual property, information, and privacy (Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004).
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KN155.3 .P369 2002
John Parry & F. Philips Gilliam, Handbook on mental disability law (Washington, DC: American Bar Association, Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law, 2002).

KN176.5 .C38 2004
Emma Cave, The mother of all crimes : human rights, criminalization, and the child born alive (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004).

KN250 .F475 2004
Field, Arthur Norman, Legal opinions in business transactions (Practising Law Institute, 2004).

KN384.99.C66 W47 2004
Peter Westen, The logic of consent : the diversity and deceptiveness of consent as a defense to criminal conduct (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004).

KZ1301 .S39 2004
Shirley V. Scott, The political interpretation of multilateral treaties (Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff, 2004).

KZ6310 .I584 2004
Cesare P.R. Romano, André Nollkaemper, &Jann K. Kleffner, eds., Internationalized criminal courts and tribunals : Sierra Leone, East Timor, Kosovo, and Cambodia (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004).
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Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1918-1981

The UBC Library has a new subscription to Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1918-1981 from WilsonWeb. This index is a bibliographic database that cumulates citations from print editions of Index to Legal Periodicals published between 1918-1981. Periodical coverage includes law reviews, bar association journals, university publications, yearbooks, institutes, and government publications. Index to Legal Periodicals […]

New Court Reforms in British Columbia

Changes to court rules to improve access to court for British Columbians was announced by Attorney General Geoff Plant on March 30th, 2005, to be effective September 1st, 2005. This includes raising the financial limit for disputes in small claims court from the previous limit of $10,000 to $25,000. News Release Backgrounder

New Electronic Services

The UBC Library has new subscriptions to 3 online resources from Thompson Gale. Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926: Provides digital images for all pages of 22,000 American and British legal treatises published between 1800 through 1926. Using full-text searching, researchers can access over 10 million pages from casebooks, local practice manuals, form […]

Upcoming Amendments to the Copyright Act

An announcement regarding upcoming amendments to Copyright legislation is here. Includes links to a backgrounder with highlights of the proposed legislation, a copy of the Joint Statement, and series of frequently asked questions.

National Committee on Accreditation (NCA)

National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) – Foreign lawyers or Canadians with a foreign law degree who wish to become members of a Canadian Law Society must apply to the National Committee on Accreditation for an evaluation of their legal credentials and experience Readings • Supreme Court of Canada [SCC] cases – are accessible from […]

Air India Ruling

The decision to acquit two Sikh men on charges of conspiracy and murder in the 1985 Air India bombing, R. v. Malik and Bagri is available from the Courts of British Columbia website here.

Passing of Professor Adam Albright

[Message from the Dean of Law at UBC] To the UBC Faculty of Law Community: The Faculty was saddened to learn of the passing away of Adam Albright, an adjunct faculty member and partner at Harris and Company. Professor Albright taught Labour Law at UBC for the past five years. He will be greatly missed […]

Heating Shutdowns

The heating will be down in two areas of Curtis during different times this week so that necessary maintenance may be done: 1. 7:30 am March 7 to 3:30 March 9 – the heating in the basement of the old part of the Curtis building (locker area and washrooms). 2. 7:30 am – 3:30 pm […]

Newspapers and News Sources

Looking for newspaper articles? Check out this site for information… Please note: most online resources are restricted to UBC students, faculty, staff, and visitors working in the Library.