Aspen Student Treatise for International Law

Author: Mark Weston Janis
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454877127
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Genre: Law

International Law is a concise paperback that is an ideal student companion guide to any law school casebook on international law. Clearly written and thoughtfully organized around three key concepts, this text orients students in the basics of international law while providing broad coverage of contemporary public policy issues shaping international relations.

Aspen Student Treatise for Introduction To United States International Taxation

Author: Paul R. McDaniel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454847977
Release Date: 2014-03-24
Genre: Business & Economics

Introduction to United States International Taxation, Sixth Edition, presents the basic principles and rules of the United States international tax system in brief and manageable form. This title is a joint publication with Kluwer Law International (KLI). Key Features: Introduces the application of U.S. income and wealth transfer tax systems with regard to taxpayers investing or transacting business in the U.S. and other countries Includes overview of the U.S. income tax system Gives references to the Internal Revenue Code provisions under discussion, and to the Treasure Regulations issued interpreting the statutory rules Highlights significant administrative announcements of the Internal Revenue Service (revenue rulings and revenue procedures), as well as case law Covers in detail the important changes made by the 2004 Jobs Act

International Law

Author: Mark Weston Janis
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 145486950X
Release Date: 2015-12-22
Genre: Law

International Law is a concise paperback that is an ideal student companion guide to any law school casebook on international law. Clearly written and thoughtfully organized around three key concepts, this text orients students in the basics of international law while providing broad coverage of contemporary public policy issues shaping international relations.

Aspen Student Treatise for National Security Law

Author: Geoffrey S. Corn
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454860945
Release Date: 2015-03-12
Genre: Law

This unique new concise treatise provides a highly accessible but also comprehensive and timely supplement for students studying National Security Law. Written by a team of experts in the field, this treatise serves as a useful supplement for the substantively rich but often overwhelming National Security Law texts currently on the market. Key Features Comprehensive overview of both the general legal framework for national security decision-making and commonly explored specific national security topics. Narrative explanation of complex jurisprudential, statutory, treaty, and regulatory sources of national security law. Complements a range of the most commonly addressed national security topics.

Aspen Student Treatise for Evidence

Author: Christopher B. Mueller
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454839408
Release Date: 2014-12-09
Genre: Law

Evidence is the most complete reference on evidence law available, written at a level that makes it an accessible, indispensible resource for students. The text emphasizes contemporary judicial interpretations of the Federal Rules of Evidence, making the law relevant to students. Organization around the Federal Rules of Evidence makes the text particularly understandable, with common-law coverage given where an issue is not codified. Throughout the text, Evidence features straightforward explication of the rules, analysis of leading case law, and thorough coverage of both the Federal Rules and state evidence codes. Pedagogical features include helpful marginal headings, mini-summaries of contents at the beginning of each chapter, generous footnotes, and useful case citations. The authors strong reputations as casebook authors and authors of Aspen's practitioner Evidence treatise continue to attract users to this book. The Fifth Edition has been extensively revised to conform to the new restyled Federal Rules of Evidence that became effective December 1, 2011. Cases new to this edition include Massachusetts v. Melendez-Diaz, Bullcoming v. New Mexico, and Michigan v. Bryant . The new rule amendment to FRE 804 has been introduced as well as new material covering developments relating to the Confrontation Clause as well as the admission of scientific evidence. Hallmark features: Most complete reference on evidence law available Written at an accessible level resource Emphasizes contemporary judicial interpretations of the Federal Rules of Evidence, making the law relevant to students Organization around the Federal Rules of Evidence o makes the Rule particularly understandable o common-law coverage given where an issue is not codified Straightforward explication of the rules Analysis of leading case law Thorough coverage of both the Federal Rules and state evidence codes Pedagogical features o helpful marginal headings o mini-summaries of contents at the beginning of each chapter o generous footnotes o useful case citations Authors' reputations o respected casebook authors o authors of Aspen's practitioner Evidence treatise Thoroughly updated, the revised Fifth Edition: Conforms to the new restyled Federal Rules of Evidence that became effective December 1, 2011. Includes important new cases o Massachusetts v. Melendez-Diaz o Bullcoming v. New Mexico o Michigan v. Bryant Discusses new rule amendment to FRE 804

Aspen Student Treatise for Federal Jurisdiction

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454878605
Release Date: 2016-05-15
Genre: Law

In Federal Jurisdiction, Seventh Edition, luminary author Erwin Chemerinsky unpacks the black letter law and underlying policy issues of his subject with the clarity and penetrating insight for which he is renowned. An accessible and thorough exposition of the laws, issues, and policies that determine the jurisdiction of federal courts— students know they can rely on Federal Jurisdiction to inform and enrich their understanding of the cases and materials covered in this course. FEDERAL JURISDICTION, SEVENTH EDITION features: Comprehensive coverage that includes historical background, contemporary themes, and a lucid three-part organization of topics Illuminating descriptions and analyses of doctrine and policy Readable prose that explains current law, identifies unresolved issues, and examines competing policy considerations An even-handed treatment that considers multiple perspectives Updated throughout, the SEVENTH EDITION includes: Recent developments in standing, nonArticle III courts, sovereign immunity, Section 1983, Bevins liability, and habeas corpus New cases Clapper v. Amnesty International Susan B. Anthony List v. Driehaus Zivotofsky v. Clinton Wellness International Network Ltd. v. Sharif Lane v. Franks Minneci v. Pollard Sprint Communications, Inc. v. Jacobs

Aspen Student Treatise for Civil Procedure

Author: Richard D. Freer
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454896470
Release Date: 2017-11-20
Genre: Law

This popular treatise is a comprehensive resource, engagingly written and featuring hundred of examples to demonstrate application of doctrine. Features include: "Defining the Issue," a section that opens each chapter, putting material into context and making connections to related areas of procedure and jurisdiction law Analytical frameworks to synthesize key subject areas The Fourth Edition features: The Supreme Court's restriction of general personal jurisdiction in Daimler and BNSF Its latest decision on specific personal jurisdiction, Britol-Myers Squibb, and its likely impact Detailed treatment of remedies, including provisional remedies Detailed analysis of all amended Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, including changes to the scope of discovery

Patent Law

Author: Janice M. Mueller
Publisher: Kluwer Law International
ISBN: 1454822449
Release Date: 2012-11-20
Genre: Law

Patent Law delivers a succinct, single-volume explanation of the principal legal doctrines, key judicial authority, governing statutes, and guiding policy considerations in obtaining and enforcing a U.S. patent. The text breaks down the often abstract and complex statutes and cases into understandable pieces. A final chapter addresses central aspects of international patent law as they affect U.S. practice. Written at an appropriate level for students with or without technical backgrounds, Patent Law is suitable for use with any patent casebook. A valuable reference for students who go on to careers in IP law, the text is helpful in preparing students who choose to take the Patent Office's registration exam. Patent law terms of art are highlighted in boldface type throughout the text and defined in a glossary for quick reference. Visual aids and a sample patent with its prosecution history help students through the course. The Fourth Edition introduces a new chapter explaining the complex America Invents Act of 2011, the most significant change in U.S. patent law in years. The updated text includes key recent Supreme Court cases and Federal Circuit cases such as Mayo v. Prometheus (U.S. 2012) on patent-eligible subject matter and Therasense v. Becton Dickinson (Fed. Cir. 2011) (en banc) on inequitable conduct. Features: succinct, single-volume explanation principal legal doctrines key judicial authority governing statutes guiding policy considerations in obtaining and enforcing a U.S. patent. breaks down abstract and complex patent statutes and cases into understandable text last chapter addresses international patent law s affect on U.S. practice . for students with or without technical backgrounds suitable for use with any patent casebook helpful in preparing to take the Patent Office's registration exam highlights patent law terms of art in boldface type and defines them in a glossary for quick reference visual aids illuminate the text includes a sample patent and its prosecution history valuable reference for students who go on to careers in IP law Thoroughly updated, the revised Fourth Edition presents: new chapter explaining the complex America Invents Act of 2011, the most significant change in U.S. patent law in years key recent Supreme Court cases and Federal Circuit cases Mayo v. Prometheus (U.S. 2012) (patent-eligible subject matter) Therasense v. Becton Dickinson (Fed. Cir. 2011) (en banc ) (inequitable conduct)

National Security Law

Author: Geoffrey S. Corn
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 1454852747
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Law

This unique new concise treatise provides a highly accessible but also comprehensive and timely supplement for students studying National Security Law. Written by a team of experts in the field, this treatise serves as a useful supplement for the substantively rich but often overwhelming National Security Law texts currently on the market. Key Features Comprehensive overview of both the general legal framework for national security decision-making and commonly explored specific national security topics. Narrative explanation of complex jurisprudential, statutory, treaty, and regulatory sources of national security law. Complements a range of the most commonly addressed national security topics.

International Law

Author: Lassa Oppenheim
Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 9781584776093
Release Date: 1920
Genre: Law


Aspen Student Treatise for Patent Law

Author: Janice M. Mueller
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454880356
Release Date: 2016-07-08
Genre: Law

Succinct and timely, the fifth edition of PATENT LAW continues to demystify its subject as it explores and explains important cases, judicial authorities, statutes, and policy. Approachably written for law students, attorneys, inventors, and laypersons alike, this text stands on its own or may be used alongside any patent or IP casebook to support more in-depth study of patent law. Updated throughout, the Fifth Edition offers: Up-to-the-minute explanations deciphering the complex first-to-file provisions of the America Invents Act, the most significant change to U.S. patent law in 60 years Further AIA updates throughout the text, emphasizing the newly-implemented inter partes review and post-grant review proceedings Cogent analyses of recent Supreme Court and Federal Circuit decisions that have fundamentally impacted patent law, including: Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Teva v. Sandoz Nautilus v. Biosig Octane Fitness v. Icon Health Apple v. Samsung In re Cuozzo Features: Effective, lucid, and complete, Janice M. Mueller’s PATENT LAW features: Thorough coverage and clear writing that clarifies principal legal doctrines, key judicial authorities, governing statutes, and policy considerations for obtaining, enforcing, and challenging a U.S. patent In-depth treatment and comparison of pre- and post-America Invents Act regimes for novelty and prior art with numerous hypotheticals Timely statistics on patent trends Succinct analysis of multi-national patent protection regimes Helpful visual aids, such as figures, tables, and timelines A sample patent and breakdown of a prosecution history Boldfaced key terms and a convenient Glossary