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The following books have been submitted by professors. Please check back if your course books are not listed as faculty members are continuosly updating this list.

Winter 2011 Semester Courses and Books

503 - Contracts (Chow)

  • Barnett Contracts 4th ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-6346-9

505 - Property (Cohen)

  • Joseph William Singer, Property Law: Rules, Policies, and Practices (Aspen publishers, Fifth Edition 2010)

505 - Property (Braunstein)

  • Dukeminier, Krier, Alexander, Schill, Property, 6th Edition
    ISBN: ISBN: 0-7355-5792-6

510 - Constitutional Law (Spindelman)

  • Constitutional Law Cases-Comments-Questions 10th Ed. by Choper, Fallon, Kamisar, Shiffrin
    ISBN: 0-314-16263-1
  • 2010 Supplement to 10th Edition Constitutional Law Cases-Comments-Questions by Choper, Fallon, Kamisar, Shiffrin
    ISBN: 978-0314-261-724
  • Chemerinsky’s Constitutional Law Treatise (OPTIONAL BOOK but recommended)
    ISBN: 978-0-735557-87

510 - Constitutional Law (Colker)

  • Cases and Materials on Constitutional Law by Farber, Eskridge and Frickety
    ISBN: 978-0-314-18445-0

510 - Constitutional Law (Zipkin)

  • Stone, Seidman, Sunstein, Tushnet & Karlan, Constitutional Law (6th ed. 2009)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7719-0
  • Stone, Seidman, Sunstein, Tushnet & Karlan, Constitutional Law, 2010 Supplement
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-9030-4

511 - LAW II (Huefner)

  • Linda Edwards, Legal Writing (5th ed.), Aspen, 2010
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8514-0

511 - LAW II (Rogers)

  • The Legal Writing Handbook: Analysis, Research & Writing, Fourth Edition by Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist
    ISBN: 9780735555686
  • The Bluebook, Uniform System of Citation, 19th Edition by Columbia Law Review; Harvard Law Review; Univ of Pennsylvania Law Review
    ISBN: 9780615361161

511 - LAW II (Fairman)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (5th ed. Aspen 2010)
    ISBN: 978-07355-8514-0

511 - LAW II (Brudney)

  • Neumann, Legal Reasoning and Legal Writing, 6th ed. (2009)
    ISBN: 10-0735576661, 13-9780735
  • There will be some photocopied materials as well; these will be available from Room 146 or from your professor

511 - LAW II (Young)

  • Richard K. Neumann, Legal Reasoning and Legal Writing (6th ed.)
    ISBN: 9780735576667
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.)
    ISBN: 9780615361161

511 - LAW II (Smith)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Fifth Edition)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8514-0

511 - LAW II (Foley)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing and Analysis (2nd Ed. 2007)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-6229-5
  • Frederick Schauer, Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning (2009) (Harvard U. Press)
    ISBN: 978-0-674-03270-5

511 - LAW II (Cole)

  • Legal Writing Process, Analysis and Organization 5th edition
    ISBN: 978073558514-0
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (You may use whatever edition you purchased for Legal Research)

511 - LAW II (Wilson)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (5th ed. Aspen 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8514-0
  • Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer by Anne Equist & Laurel Currie Oates (3rd ed. Aspen 2009)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7668-1

511 - LAW II (Berman)

  • Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization, Fifth Edition
    ISBN: 9780735585140
  • The Bluebook, Uniform System of Citation, 19th Edition
    ISBN: 9780615361161

529 - Legislation (Tokaji)

  • Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 4th ed. 2007
    ISBN: 9780314172563
  • Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 2010 Supplement
    ISBN: 9780314926333
  • Additional materials will be posted on TWEN.

529 - Legislation (Brudney)

  • Eskridge, Frickey, & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 4th ed. 2007
    ISBN: 978-0-314-17256-3
  • Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statues and the Creation of Public Policy, 2010 Supplement
    ISBN: 978-0-314-92633-3
  • Additional Materials (photocopied) will be available for sale through Room 146

529 - Legislation (Moritz)

  • Manning & Stephenson, Legislation and Regulation (Foundation 2010)
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-726-4

603 - Evidence (Simmons)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19112-0

603 - Evidence (Merritt)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19112-0

604 - Civil Procedure II (Greenbaum)

  • Friedenthal, Miller, Sexton & Hershkoff, Civil Procedure Cases and Materials (10th ed. WEST 2009)
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-314-18402-3
  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 2010-2011 Educational Edition (WEST) [recommended compilation, but any up-to-date version of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure will do]
    ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-314-91159-9
  • Duplicated Materials available at the Moritz Copy Center

606 - Federal Income Taxation (Hood)

  • Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation, Freeland & Lathrope, 15th ed. (2009) West
    ISBN: 9781599417004
  • Selected Federal Taxation Statutes & Regulations, Lathrope (2010) West.
    ISBN: 9780314262813

607.01 - Business Associations (Verdun)

  • Smith and Williams, Business Organizations, Cases, Problems, and Case Studies
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7140-2
  • Students must have all statues referenced in the casebook available for review during class. A compilation of corporation and other business organization statutes have been published by West and Foundation Press. Either compilation will provide you with ready access to all statutes.

610 - Secured Transactions (Cardi)

  • Secured Credit, A Systems Approach. 6th Ed. 2009. LoPucki & Warren. Aspen
  • Uniform Commercial Code: Commercial Code 2010-2011. Foundation Press (or any other recent Code containing an unmarked, pristine version of Article 9.
  • The final exam will be closed book exam, but a student may bring in a copy of the UCC with anything that they have personally handwritten on it.

611 - Debtor and Creditor Law (Johnson)

  • Charles J. Tabb & Ralph Brubaker, Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice (3rd ed. 2010 LexisNexis)
    ISBN: 978-1-4224-7898-1
  • Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms (2010 Law School ed., West Group)
    ISBN: ISBN-13: 9780314911582

634 - Children & the Law (Federle)

  • We will be using Federle, Children and the Law: An Interdisciplinary Approach, With Cases, Materials, and Comments (2011). The book may not be in print by the time the semester starts, so it will be made available to students on WESTLAW or through the Moritz copy center.

635 - Family Law (Federle)

  • Abrams, Cahn, Ross, & Meyer, Contemporary Family Law (2d ed. 2009)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19565-4

639 - White Collar Crime (Squires)

  • Israel, Jerold H., et.al., White Collar Crime: Law and Practice (3d.Ed. West 2009) (“WCC”).
  • This course will focus on the investigation, prosecution and defense of white collar crimes. Sophisticated criminal offenses will be examined which often involve the use of power, influence or trust for the purpose of illegal gain. The prerequisite is 533 Criminal Law. Grading is by exam.

641 - Criminal Procedure: Adjudication (Michaels)

  • Criminal Procedure, Prosecuting Crime 4th edition. Joshua Dressler and George C. Thomas III West
    ISBN: 978-0-314-20276-5
  • Criminal Procedure: Principles, Policies and Perspectives, Dressler & Thomas 4th edition west
    ISBN: 978-0-314-91146-9
  • You should purchase ONLY ONE of the first two books listed above. The first one listed is the cheaper, lighter, softback that covers only this course, Criminal Procedure: Adjudication. The second book (with identical page numbers for our purposes) covers this class AND Criminal Procedure: Investigation and is used by many of our Criminal Procedure instructors for that class. Thus, if you are taking both classes, the second book will probably be your choice. (Note: In both cases you need the Fourth Edition, which is new).

642 - Law & Religion (Laughlin Jr.)

  • Laughlin and Ball, Law and Religion (2011)
  • Volume I will be available in the copy center after January 1.

643 - Human Rights (Quigley)

  • International Human rights in Context
    ISBN: 978-0-19-927942-5

644 - Eminent Domain (Braunstein)

  • Takings
    ISBN: 158778078X

645 - Real Estate Development (Daley)

  • There is no textbook for this class. You can pick up the course materials in the Moritz copy center.

652 - Banking Law (Anstaett)

  • Broome and Markham, Bank Financial Service Activities:cases and materials, 4th edition, American Case Book Series, West Law School
    ISBN: 9780314266088

656 - Wills, Trusts, Estates (Johnson)

  • Dukeminier, Sitkoff & Lindgren, Wills, Trusts, and Estates (8th ed)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7996-5

704 - Trial Practice (King)

  • Lubet, Modern Trial Advocacy (NITA 2d Ed.)
  • Bocchino and Beskind, Problems in Trial Advocacy (NITA 7th Ed.)
  • James v. Colt Case File (NITA)

704 - Trial Practice (Marbley)

  • Lubet, Modern Trial Advocacy: Analysis and Practice. 4th Ed.
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy (Rev. 5th Ed. 2007)
  • BMI v. Minicom Casefile (9th Ed.)
  • Federal Rules of Evidence w/objections (NITA Eighth Edition 2008)

704 - Trial Practice (Sargus)

  • Lubet, Modern Trial Advocacy - Law School Addition (4th Ed.)
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy (Rev. 5th Ed. 2007)

706 - Conflict of Laws (Caust-Ellenbogen)

  • Brilmayer and Goldsmith, Conflict of Laws (5th ed) Aspen 2002
    ISBN: 9780735524194

711 - Health Law (Guttman)

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

715 - Taxation of Business Enterprises (Hood)

  • Federal Income Taxation of Business Organizations; McDaniel & McMahon; 4th ed. (2006) West
    ISBN: 9781587785757
  • Federal Income Taxation of Business Organizations Supplement; McDaniel & McMahon; 4th ed. (2010) West
    ISBN: 9781599418155
  • Selected Federal Taxation Statutes & Regulations; Lathrope (2010) West
    ISBN: 9780314262813
  • Study Problems to Federal Income Taxation of Bus. Enterprise; McDaniel & McMahon; 4th ed. (2007) West
    ISBN: 9781599412214

719 - Corporate Finance (Rose)

  • Markham and Hazen's Corporate Finance, 2d
    ISBN: 9780314183859

721 - Mergers and Acquisitions (Oesterle)

  • ISBN: 9780314153913 (2005 ed)

725 - Employee Benefits (Hébert)

  • Colleen E. Medill, Introduction to Employee Benefits Law: Policy and Practice (3d ed. 2011).
    ISBN: 978-0-314-92701-9
  • David A. Pratt, Selected Statutes Pension and Employee Benefit Statutes and Regulations, 2011 Edition
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-840-7

728 - International Business Transactions (Chow)

  • Chow Schoenbaum International Business Transactions 2d ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7065-8
  • Chow Schoenbaum International Business Transactions Documents Supplement
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8742-7

732 - Environmental Law (Murchison)

  • Johnston, Funk, & Flatt, Legal Protection of the Environment (3d ed. 2010), West Publishing, ISBN 9780314206954
    ISBN: 9780314206954
  • Selected Environmental Statutes, 2010-2011 Education Edition, West Publishing, ISBN 9780314011612
    ISBN: 9780314011612
  • Kenneth M. Murchison, Environmental Law: Supplementary Cases and Materials

733 - Political and Civil Rights: The First Amendment (Tokaji)

  • Sullivan & Gunther, First Amendment Law (Foundation, 4th ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 9781599417561
  • Brownstein & Jacobs, Global Issues in Freedom of Speech and Religion (West, 2009)
    ISBN: 9780314184542
  • The Sullivan & Gunther and Brownstein & Jacobs texts are both required. If you're looking for something that explains the doctrine in this and other areas of constitutional law, I'd suggest Erwin Chemerinsky, Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies (3d ed. 2006).

736.01 - Legal Profession (Coughlan)

  • There are two sets of materials that are available for purchase in the copy room at the law school.

736.02 - Legal Profession (Greenbaum)

  • Lerman & Schrag, Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law (2d ed. 2008) [Aspen Publishers]
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-6529-6
  • Martyn, Fox and Wendel, The Law Governing Lawyers (2010-2011 ed.) [Aspen Publishers]
    ISBN: ISBN 978-07355-9060-5] [r
  • Duplicated Materials available at the Moritz Copy Center

737 - Patent Law (Bitton)

  • Robert Patrick Merges & John Fitzgerald Duffy, Patent Law and Policy: Cases and Materials (4th ed. 2007; 5th ed. 2010)
  • Please note that the reading assignments are tailored to the 4th edition because the 5th edition is not out yet. I think it will be fine if you buy the 4th edition and I will email you the book's supplement that was published this past August.

738.02 - Civil Law Practicum (Cooke/Travalio)

  • Trial Techniques, 8th Edition - Thomas Mauet
    ISBN: 9780735594418
  • Pretrial, 7th Edition - Thomas Mauet
    ISBN: 9780735572034

738.03 - Criminal Prosecution Practicum (Simmons)

  • xerox materials

738.04 - Justice for Children Practicum (Gray)

  • Anderson's 2010 Ohio Juvenile Law Handbook
    ISBN: 978-1-4224-6773-2
  • Additional materials will be made available through handouts.

738.06 - Legislation Clinic (Huefner/Enns)

  • Photocopied materials to be sold through Moritz copy center.

738.08 - Multiparty Mediation Program (Stulberg)

  • The Middle Voice
    ISBN: 978-1-59460-586-4
  • Mediation Theory and Practice (2nd ed.)
    ISBN: 9781422425763

739 - Pretrial Litigation (TBA)

  • Pretrial, by Thomas Mauet (Aspen Publishers) Most recent edition.

741 - Landlord Tenant ()

  • Ohio Eviction and Landlord-Tenant Law (3d ed.)
    ISBN: 0-9740584-0-8

744 - Employment Discrimination Law (Chamallas)

  • avery, ontiveros, corrada, selmi, hart, employment discrimination law 8th ed.
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19094-9

750 - Foreign Relations Law (Laughlin Jr.)

  • Laughlin, Foreign Relation Law (2010-2011)
  • Volume I can be picked up at the copy center after January 1.

755 - Law and Social Science (Poteet)

  • Social Science in Law - Cases and Materials, 7th edition (2010), By John Monahan and Laurens Walker, Foundation Press
    ISBN: 13: 9781599416694
  • Also purchase the duplicated materials sold in the Moritz Copy Center

757 - Special Education Advocacy (Colker)

  • The Law of Disability Discrimination Handbook (6th Edition)
    ISBN: 1-4224-1814-6
  • The course materials will be made available through TWEN. We will be using a new set of course materials that I have put together with 9 other professors. Those materials will not be available until January and you will be provided with an opportunity to receive them for free through TWEN.

759 - Introduction to Intellectual Property (Rogers)

  • Casebook: Merges, Menell & Lemley "Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age", (5th Edition 2010 -- Wolters Kluwer)
  • 2010 Case and Statutory Supplement; Merges, Menell & Lemley, "Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age" (Wolters Kluwer)

772 - Dispute System Design (Rogers)

  • The textbook is a draft of Rogers, Bordone, Sander & McEwen, Designing Forums and Disputing Systems. You may purchase it at the Moritz Copy Center.

796.03 - Seminar State Constitutional Law (Sutton)

  • State Constitutional Law (West), Holland, McAllister, Shaman, Sutton
    ISBN: 978-0314264497

796.19 - International Criminal Law (Quigley)

  • There is no casebook or duplicated materials to be purchased for this seminar. A syllabus with an attached first-meeting reading assignment are being distributed in the box in the basement corridor.

796.20 - Gender & the Law (Chamallas)

  • Introduction To Feminist Legal Theory
    ISBN: 0-7355-2648-6
  • Women and The Law Stories
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-589-5
  • students should pick up duplicated materials at the copy center

796.20 - Climate Change (Murchison)

  • Climate Change Seminar: Wold, Hunter, & Powers, Climate Change and the Law (2009), LexusNexus Publishing, ISBN 978142219120.
    ISBN: 978142219120

796.20 - Race, Class & Criminal Justice (Alexander)

  • Randall Kennedy, Race, Crime and Law (Vintage, 1998)
    ISBN: • ISBN-13: 978-0375701849
  • Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (The New Press, 2010)
    ISBN: • ISBN-13: 978-1595581037

796.20 - Cyberlaw (Kim)

  • Cyberspace Law: Cases and Materials, author Raymond S. R. Ku and Jacqueline Lipton, Third Edition, 2010
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8933-9

796.20 - Evidence in TP (Sargus Jr.)

  • We will read cases so no course book is required.

796.20 - The Business of Law (Merritt)

  • Richard Susskind, The End of Lawyers? (Oxford University Press Revised *Paperback* Edition Oct. 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0199593613
  • Please note that this is an updated list (Dec. 8, 2010). Be sure to purchase the paperback edition of the Susskind book: It is cheaper and it contains additional material. More for less! Additional materials will be available from the Moritz copy center and/or through the seminar's TWEN site.

796.20 - Firearms Regulation (Moritz)

  • Materials for this course will be distributed electronically by the professor. Please read the first week’s assignment as indicated in the materials.

796.20 - Education Law Seminar (Wilson)

  • American Public School Law, by Alexander and Alexander (8th ed. 2011) (Cengage Learning
    ISBN: 978-0-494-91049-7

796.41 - Seminar Tax Policy (Tobin)

  • Taxing Ourselves, 4th Edition: A Citizen's Guide to the Debate over Taxes
    ISBN: 978-0-262-69363-9

796.58 - Disputed Elections (Foley)

  • Trova Heffernan, An Election for the Ages: Rossie vs. Gregoire, 2004 (2010) (Washington State U Press)
    ISBN: 978-0-87422-304-0
  • Jay Weiner, This is Not Florida: How Al Franken Won the Minnesota Recount (2010) (University of Minnesota Press)
    ISBN: 978-0-8166-7038-3
  • Charles L. Zelden, Bush V. Gore: Exposing the Hidden Crisis in American Democracy: Abridged and Updated (Landmark Law Cases and American Society) [Paperback], University Press of Kansas; Abr Upd edition (September 8, 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0700617494
  • Robert A. Caro, Means of Ascent (The Years of Lyndon Johnson) [Paperback] Vintage (March 6, 1991)
    ISBN: 978-0679733713
  • Book 5 Information: Paul Leland Haworth, The Hayes-Tilden Disputed Presidential Election of 1876 [Paperback] General Books LLC (October 14, 2010) ISBN: 978-0217800440 http://www.amazon.com/Hayes-Tilden-Disputed-Presidential-Election-1876/dp/0217800440/ref=sr_1_5?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1292257440&sr=1-5#_

796.64 - International Intellectual Property Seminar (Bitton)

  • International Intellectual Property Law and Policy, Dinwoodie, et al. (LexisNexis/Matthew Bender, 2nd ed., 2008)
    ISBN: 978-0820570280