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Book List

2009 Winter Semester

Information as of July 7, 2015 (3:49 PM). The last update to this list was made February 13, 2009 (10:23 AM).

502 B - Legal Writing and Analysis (Rose)

Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Aspen, 4th ed. 2006)

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed.)

502 E - Legal Writing and Analysis (Smith)

Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Fourth Ed.), Linda H. Edwards, Aspen Publishers (2006), ISBN 0-7355-5656-3

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (17th Ed. or later)

502 G - Legal Writing and Analysis (Huefner)

Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Aspen, 4th ed., 2006), ISBN 0-7355-5656-3

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th edition).

502 H - Legal Writing and Analysis (Spindelman)

Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Fourth Ed.), Linda H. Edwards, Aspen Publishers (2006), ISBN 0-7355-5656-3

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th edition).

502 I - Legal Writing and Analysis (Young)

1)  Richard K. Neumann, Legal Reasoning and Legal Writing: Structure, Strategy, and Style (Aspen 5th ed. 2005)

ISBN  978-0-7355-4655-4

2)  The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed.)

   

502 L - Legal Writing and Analysis (Beazley)

You will be required to use the Bluebook, which you should already have purchased last semester.  Our other course materials will be a series of handouts that will be available on the course TWEN site.  In the near future, I will post information on the first assignment page re: how to access that site.

502 M - Legal Writing and Analysis (Braunstein)

Please read the first chapter of "Thank You" before our first class. 

Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges,by Antonin Scalia Thompson/West) ISBN10: 0314184716

Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us about the Art of Persuasion, by Jay Heinrichs, Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA): ISBN10: 0307341445.

Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Aspen, 4th ed. 2006)

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed.)

502 O - Legal Writing and Analysis (Oberlin)

Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing, Process, Analysis, and Organization, 4th ed. (Aspen 2006).

ISBN 0-7355-5656-3

The BlueBook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th edition).

502 P - Legal Writing and Analysis (Lee)

1.  Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (4th ed Aspen)
ISBN 0-7355-5656-3

2.  The BlueBook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th edition)

502 Q - Legal Writing and Analysis (Davies)

The Legal Writing Handbook, Analysis, Research and Writing, 4th ed., Laurel Currie Oates and Anne Enquist (Aspen)

502 R - Legal Writing and Analysis (Wilson)

Linda Holdeman Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Aspen 4th ed. 2006) ISBN-13: 978-0735556560

502 T - Legal Writing and Analysis (Beazley)

We will be using the bluebook, which you should have purchased for use last semester.  The other course materials will be a series of handouts that will be posted on the course TWEN site.  In the near future, I will post information on the first assignment web page re: how to access this site.

502 X - Legal Writing and Analysis (Fairman)

 

        1.       Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing (4d ed. 2006)
                 ISBN 0-7355-5656-3
        
        2.       The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed.)

503 X - Contracts (Garvin)

We'll use the same books as last semester.  There will be another photocopied supplement to purchase from the Copy Center.

503 Y - Contracts (Hoffer)

We will be using the same books as last semester.

505 X - Property (Cohen)

Joseph Singer, Property Law, Rules, Policies, and Practices, 4th Edition (2006)

505 Y - Property (Braunstein)

Johnson, et al, Property Law (2006 3d ed.) Thompson/West Publishing ISBN # 0-314-16011-6

505 Z - Property (Wiersema)

Welcome to Property.  You will need two books for this course: (1) Singer, Property Law: Rules, Policies, and Practices, 4th ed., 2006, Aspen Publishers, ISBN: 9780735555471; (2) Edwards, Estate in Land and Future Interests: A Step-by-Step Guide, 2d ed., 2005, Aspen Publishers, ISBN: 9780735549524.

510 X - Constitutional Law (Goldberger)

Rotunda, Modern Constitutional Law, Thomson West, 8th ed., 2007, ISBN: 978-0-314-18012-4, plus current supplement.

510 Y - Constitutional Law (Foley)

Erwin Chemerinsky, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, Aspen Publishers, 2d ed. 2005, ISBN 0-7355-4946-X

2008 SUPPLEMENT for above, ISBN 978-0-7355-7204-1

Foley's supplementary materials on TWEN

510 Z - Constitutional Law (Colker)

Required:  Farber, Eskridge & Frickey, Constitutional Law (3rd Edition 2003) (ISBN: 0-314-14353-X) & 2008 Supplement (ISBN: 978-0-314-19046-8)

Optional: Chemerinsky, Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies (3rd Edition 2006) (ISBN 0-7355-5787-X)

Chemerinsky should be on reserve in the library and you do NOT have to read it. Some students have reported in prior years that it sometimes help them understand the blackletter doctrine.  You should use it if you find it helpful. It is not required. 

529 C - Legislation (Tokaji)

Required Text:  William N. Eskridge, Jr., Philip P. Frickey & Elizabeth Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy (Thomson West, 4th ed. 2007), ISBN:  978-0-314-17256-3.

Additional readings will be posted on TWEN, rather than made available through the copy center.

529 X - Legislation (Brudney)

Cases and Materials on Legislation, 4th edition (2007) by William N. Eskridge Jr., Philip P. Frickey, and Elizabeth Garrett. The ISBN Number is ISBN-13: 978-0-314-17256-3.

Additional photocopied materials will be available in the Moritz Copy Center.

529 Y - Legislation (Huefner)

William N. Eskridge, Jr., Phillip P. Frickey, & Elizabeth Garrett, Cases & Materials Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy (Thomson/West, 4th ed. 2007), ISBN 978-0-314-17256-3.

Also, the course will have duplicated materials sold through the Moritz Copy Center.

601 - Advanced Legal Writing (Beazley)

Mary Barnard Ray & Barbara J. Cox, Beyond the Basics: A Text for Advanced Legal Writing (Thomson West 2d ed. 2003). ISBN-10: 0314242635; ISBN-13: 978-0314242631

Joseph M. Williams, Style: Lessons in Clarity & Grace (Longman 9th ed. 2006). ISBN-10: 0321479351; ISBN-13: 978-0321479358

601 - Advanced Legal Writing (Beazley)

To order "Beyond the Basics" directly from West, follow this link:  http://west.thomson.com/productdetail/124505/22050806/productdetail.aspx
To order the "Style" book from Amazon.com, follow this link:  http://www.amazon.com/Style-Lessons-Clarity-Grace-9th/dp/0321479351/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1231784945&sr=8-1 

Please e-mail me by Tuesday morning (at Beazley.1@osu.edu) to let me know if you need copies of the readings for either book for Wednesday's class.  I will have them available by 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, but only if I have notice of who needs what. 

603 X - Evidence (Simmons)

Deborah J. Merritt and Ric Simmons, Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom, West 1st Edition, 2009, ISBN-13: 9780314191120

603 Z - Evidence (Krivoshey)

Leonard, David and Gold,Victor, Evidence: A Structured Approach, Aspen Publishers, 2nd Edition, 2008

Leonard, David, Questions and Answers: Evidence, Lexus-Nexus, 2003

605 V - Commercial Paper (Verdun)

Douglas Whaley, Problems and Materials on Payment Law, 8th edition  Aspen Publishers, ISBN + 0-7355-6566-x.
Commercial and Debtor Creditor Law, Selected Statutes, 2008 Ed., Foundation Press, ISBN978-1-59941-526-7. (Ed. Baird, Eisenberg and Jackson) (2007 edition is also satisfactory) .

606 X - Federal Income Taxation (Tobin)

Samuel Donaldson Federal Income Taxation of Individuals: Cases, Problems and Materials, 2d (American Casebook Series
isbn 9780314175977

There will be a statutory supplement for sale at the law school copy center.

607 01 C - Business Association (Davidoff)

O’Kelley & Thompson, Corporations and Other Business Associations (5th ed.) ISBN-13: 978-0735557901

O’Kelley & Thompson, Corporations and Other Business Associations: Statutes, Rules and Forms (2008) ISBN-13: 978-0735572119

609 - Sales (Garvin)

(1) Benfield & Greenfield, Cases and Materials on Sales (Foundation Press, 5th ed. 2007), ISBN 978-1-58778-986-1; (2) Commercial and Debtor-Creditor Law (Foundation Press, 2008 ed.), ISBN 978-1-59941-526-0; (3) Photocopied materials available in the Copy Center.  The 2006 or 2007 editions of (2) are perfectly fine.  The volumes put out by other publishers may or may not be suitable; send me an e-mail if you have any questions (garvin.24@osu.edu).

610 - Secured Transactions (Ferriell)

Lyn M. LoPucki & Elizabeth Warren, Secured Credit - A Systems Approach (6th ed.) ISBN: 9780735576490

Commercial and Debtor-Creditor Law, Selected Statutes, (2008 ed., Foundation Press) ISBN 978-1-59941-526-0 (or any similar compilation containing the Uniform Commercial Code, the United States Bankruptcy Code, the Federal Tax LIen Act, and the FTC Unfair Credit Practices Regulations).  The 2006 or 2007 edition is fine.  Students who have taken Commercial Paper probably have a suitable statutory supplment.

611 - Debtor & Creditor (Johnson)

 1. Text: Charles J. Tabb & Ralph Brubaker, Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice (2nd ed. 2006 LexisNexis).  The ISBN is 0-8205-7039-7.

2. Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms (Law School ed., West Group) for the year 2006, 2007 or 2008.

614 - Labor Law (Wilson)

Stanley D. Henderson, Labor Law: Cases and Comment (Foundation Press 2nd ed. 2005) ISBN:1587787458 and Statutory Supplement for Henderson's Labor Law: Cases and Comment (Foundation Press 2nd ed. 2005) ISBN: 1587789299.

633 - Criminal Sentencing (Berman)

Demleintner, Berman, Miller & Wright, Sentencing Law and Policy: Cases, Statutes, and Guidelines (Aspen Publishers 2d edition 2007).  ISBN 978-0-7355-6361-2

639 - White Collar Crimes (TBA)

Julie O’Sullivan, Federal White Collar Crime (West 3rd 2007).  ISBN: 978-0-314-16778-1.

640 - Criminal Procedure: Investigation (Davies)

Criminal Procedure: Principles, Policies and Perspectives, 3d ed., Joshua Dressler and George C. Thomas III, (Thomson West).

652 - Banking Law (Anstaett)

Broome and Markham, Bank Financial Service Activities:cases and materials, 3rd edition, American Case Book Series, West Law School; ISBN-13:9780314184139

656 - Wills, Trusts, & Estates (Johnson)

Dukeminier, Johanson, Lindgren, Sitkoff. Wills, Trusts, and Estates, 7th ed (2005).  Aspen.  ISBN:  0-7355-3695-3.

658 - Advanced Constitutional Law (Laughlin Jr.)

Be sure to register for the course TWEN site.  Due to the format of the course, assigned readings will be posted, linked or cited on the TWEN site.  There is no book as such for the course. Be sure to look at the course description, under Syllabus, on the TWEN site. It explains the format of the course.

658 T - 14th Amendment (Tokaji)

Required Text:  Erwin Chemerinsky, Constitutional Law:  Principles and Policies (Aspen, 3rd ed. 2006), ISBN: 0-7355-5787-X.

You'll note that this is a treatise, rather than a traditional casebook.  Additional readings will be posted on TWEN, which you should check before each class session.   

694 F - Civil Procedure II (Fairman)

(1) Stephen C. Yeazell, Civil Procedure (7th ed. Aspen 2008) [ISBN: 978-07355-6925-6];

(2) Stephen C. Yeazell, 2008 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials (Aspen 2008) [ISBN: 978-0-7355-7221-8]

694 Z - Landlord/Tenant Law ()

Book Title: Ohio Eviction and Landlord - Tenant Law (3d ed.)
Author: Peter M. Iskin
ISBN 0-9740584-0-8
Copyright 2003

704 K - Trial Practice (Marbley)

1. Lubet, Modern Trial Advocacy: Analysis and Practice (3rd Ed.)

2. NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy (2007 Ed.)

3. BMI v. Minicom Casefile (3rd Ed.)

4. Federal Rules of Evidence (NITA Edition, Amended December 1, 2006)

704 X - Trial Practice (Anderson/Herlihy)

Problems in Trial Advocacy (2007 ed.) by Beskind and Bocchino  http://www.nita.org/page.asp?id=7&catid=75&prodid=285
Modern Trial Advocacy: Law School Edition (2004) by Steven Lubet  http://www.nita.org/page.asp?id=7&catid=75&prodid=109
Civil Case File:  Flinders v. Mismo (7th ed)  http://www.nita.org/page.asp?id=7&catid=89&prodid=12
Criminal Case File:  State v. Burns (Rev. 5th)  http://www.nita.org/page.asp?id=7&catid=89&prodid=11

706 - Conflict of Laws (Caust-Ellenbogen)

Symeonides, Perdue & Von Mehren, Conflict of Laws:  American, Comparative, International (2d ed 2003) Thomson West   ISBN 0-314-26473-6

 

 

708 - Securities (Rose)

James D. Cox et al., Securities Regulation (Aspen, 5th ed.)

James D. Cox et al., Securities Regulation: Selected Statutes, Rules, and Forms, 2008 Statutory Supplement (although any recent statutory supplement will be OK; you may also choose to rely on Internet sources if you don't prefer a hard copy)

710 - Federal Courts (Caust-Ellenbogen)

Redish & Sherry, Federal Courts (6th ed 2007) Thomson West ISBN 0-314-16270-4.

711 - Health Law (Guttman)

Furrow, Greany, Johnson, Jost & Schwartz' Health Law: Cases, Materials & Problems, 6th (American Casebook Series)

716 - International Tax (Hoffer)

United States International Taxation, Christians, Donaldson & Postlewaite, LexisNexis 2008, ISBN 978-1-59345-883-6

Selected Sections: United States International Taxation, Daniel J. Lathrope, Foundation Press 2008, ISBN 978-1-59941-514-7

729 - Administrative Law (Shane)

Jerry L. Mashaw, Richard A. Merrill, and Peter M. Shane, Administrative Law:  The American Public Law System - Cases and Materials (Thomson West,5th edition 2003) -- ISBN:  0-314-14425-0.

738 01 - Criminal Defense Practicum (Krivoshey/Merritt)

Duplicated materials sold through the Moritz Copy Center.

738 20 A - Special Education Advocacy (Colker)

Weber, Mawdsley & Refield, Special Education Law (Lexis Nexis 2007) ISBN: 978-1-4224-2072-0

738 20 R - Mediation Practicum (Deason/Minter)

1)  Edward Brunet, Charles B. Craver, Ellen E. Deason, Alternative Dispute Resolution:  The Advocate's Perspective Cases and Materials, third edition, LexisNexis 2006, Looseleaf version ISBN 9781422425794

2)  Duplicated Materials available through the Moritz Copy Center

738 20 Z - Civil Law Clinic (Travalio/Cooke)

Thomas A. Mauet - Pretrial, Seventh Edition, ISBN 978-0-7355-7203-4, Aspen Publishers

Thomas A. Mauet - Trial Techniques, Seventh Edition, ISBN 978-0-7355-5559-4, Aspen Publishers

739 C - Pretrial Litigation (Chester)

Book Title: Mauet, Pretrial
Author: Thomas A. Mauet
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
Edition: 7th
ISBN: 9780735572034

740 - Estate Will Drafting (Samansky)

Gazur & Phillips, Estate Planning: Principles and Problems, Aspen Publishers, 2nd edition, ISBN 978-0-7355-6813-6

Kevin Yamamoto (ed.), Selected Provisions, Federal Transfer Taxes, Code and Regulations, Foundation Press, ISBN 978-1-59941-507-9

744 - Employment Discrimination Law (Chamallas)

Zimmer, Sullivan & White, Cases and Materials on Employment Discrimination (7th ed. 2008) (aspen publishers)

750 - Foreign Relations Law (Laughlin Jr.)

Laughlin, "Foreign Relations Law", two volumes and supplement.  The first volume should be available at the law college shortly after the first of January.

781 - International Dispute Resolution (Cohen)

Mary Ellen O’Connell, International Dispute Resolution (Carolina Academic Press, 2006).

Please also purchase our course supplement available at the copy center.

794 C - Advanced Issues in ADR (Minter/Cole)

Goldberg, Sander, Rogers and Cole:  Dispute Resolution:  Negotiation, Mediation, and Other Processes (5th ed. 2007) isbn:  978-0-7355-6403-9

794 D - Commercial Leasing (Daley)

Martin I. Zankel, NEGOTIATING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LEASES (Mesa House Publishing), ISBN: 978-0-940352-14-8.

You will also need to purchase a Course Supplement from the Moritz copying center.

794 E - Race, Class and Criminal Justice (Alexander)

David Cole, No Equal Justice:  Race and Class in the American Criminal Justice System (New York:  The New Press, 2000)  ISBN 10:  1565845668 (paperback)

Randall Kennedy, Race, Crime and the Law (New York: Vintage, 1998) ISBN 10:  0375701842 (paperback)

Marc Mauer, Race to Incarcerate (Revised and Updated Edition) (New York:  The New Press, 2006) ISBN 10:  1595580220 (paperback)

Duplicated materials will be sold through the Moritz Copy Center.

794 H - Employee Benefits (Hébert)

Colleen E. Medill, Introduction to Employee Benefits Law: Policy and Practice (Thomson-West, 2d edition, 2007), ISBN 0-314-16909-1.

Bruce E. Wolk, Pension and Employee Benefit Statutes and Regulations (Foundation Press 2008 ed.), ISBN 978-59941-440-9.

794 I - International Intellectual Property (Chow)

1. Chow and Lee International Intellectual Property (West 2006), ISBN 0-314-15084-6

2. Chow and Lee International Intellectual Property Documents Supplement (West 2006), ISBN, 0314151850

794 J - Lawyers as Leaders (Jenkins)

Reading Packet I and Reading Packet II are available for sale in the Moritz copy room.

794 M - Gender & Law (Chamallas)

Required Texts: Bartlett & Rhode, Gender and Law: Theory, Doctrine, Commentary  (Aspen 4th ed. 2006) ISBN: 0-7355-5741-1; Chamallas, Introduction to Feminist Legal Theory (Aspen 2d ed.2003) ISBN:0-7355-2648-6 and Duplicated Materials

794 O - Mergers & Acquisitions (Oesterle)

Author: Dale A. Oesterle Title: The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions Publisher: West Group Edition: Third Series : American Casebook Series Brand : West Law School Copyright : 2005 ISBN : 0314153918 Pages : 810

794 P - Law & Psychology (Merritt)

The book for this course is "Social Cognition:  Understanding Self and Others" by Gordon Moskowitz, published by Guilford Press (2004).   I recommend purchasing the paperback edition, although a hardcover is available if you are interested.  The ISBN for the paperback is 978-1593850852.

We will also use some duplicated materials during the second part of the semester.  You will be able to purchase those from the bookstore at that time.

794 Q - Human Rights (Quigley)

Steiner, Alston & Goodman, INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS IN CONTEXT: LAW, POLITICS, MORALS (3d ed. 2008)

794 S - The Internet, Law and Democracy (Shane)

Andrew Chadwick, Internet Politics: States, Citizens, and New Communication Technologies (Oxford University Press, 2006) -- ISBN-10: 0195177738 ISBN-13: 978-0195177732

Madeleine Schachter and Joel Kurtzberg, Law of Internet Speech (Carolina Academic Press, 3d ed. 2008) – ISBN-10: 1594604894, ISBN-13: 978-1594604898

794 S - The Internet, Law and Democracy (Shane)

Sign up for the class web site at http://osuildclass09.ning.com/  There are two required essays for our first day of class.  One is already posted:  Peter M. Shane, "Democratic Legitimacy and Digital Government," in Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko and Matti Mällkiä, eds., Encyclopedia of Digital Government 336-341 (Idea Group, 2006).  The second is a work in progress that will be posted shortly under the title, "TWO ROADS FOR AMERICA? CHOOSING INFORMATION-POWERED DEMOCRACY FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY."  Please note I will also post a complete syllabus shortly, including a statement of course requirements.

794 Z - Law and Social Science (Poteet)

Social Science in Law, 6th edition, 2006. Monahan and Walker. Foundation Press. ISBN #13-9781587789854

Duplicated materials required and available at the copy center. 

796 19 - Seminar - International Criminal Law (Quigley)

There is no text for this seminar.

796 20 A - Seminar - State Constitutional Law (Sutton)

State Constitutional Law: Cases & Materials by Robert F. Williams

796 20 F - Seminar - Ethics & Alternative Dispute Resolution (Fairman)

(1) Phyllis Bernard & Bryant Garth, Dispute Resolution Ethics: A Comprehensive Guide (American Bar Association 2004) [ISBN: 978-1570739347].

(2) You will also need a current copy of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct. They are available online and in various compilations. A compilation that I recommend is: John S. Dzienkowski, Professional Responsibility Standards, Rules & Statutes 2008-2009 Abridged Edition (West 2008) [ISBN: 978-0314190444].

(3) In addition, I recommend the following book for students who have had little or no exposure to the ADR field: Jacqueline M. Nolan-Haley, Alternative Dispute Resolution in a Nutshell (3d ed. Thomson West 2008) [ISBN: 978-0314180148].

796 20 K - Seminar - Race/Class Social Policy and the Law (powell)

Goldberg, David Theo The Racial State.  Blackwell Publishers, 2002.
Goldfield, Michael. The Color of Politics: Race and the Mainsprings of American Politics. New York: The New Press, 1997.
Roediger, David R. Wages of Whiteness. New York: Verso, 1999.

796 20 K - Seminar - Race/Class Social Policy and the Law (powell)

 t/j Goldberg, David Theo The Racial State.  Blackwell Publishers, 2002. Goldfield, Michael. The Color of Politics: Race and the Mainsprings of American Politics. New York: The New Press, 1997. Roediger, David R. Wages of Whiteness. New York: Verso, 1999.  Professor john a. powell Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity 423 Mendenhall Laboratory 125 South Oval Mall Columbus, OH 43210 ph. 614.688.5467 fax 614.688.5592

796 20 K - Seminar - Race/Class Social Policy and the Law (powell)

Please pick a handout from the Handout box across from Rm. 146.

796 20 V - Seminar - Remedies (Verdun)

Soben, Tabb, Janutis,  Remedies Cases and Problems, Fourth Ed. , Foundation PRess, isbn, 978-1-59941-353-2 (2007).