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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 2012 Semester Courses and Books

503 - Contracts (Davidoff)

  • Epstein, Markell, and Ponoroff's Cases and Materials on Contracts: Making and Doing Deals, 3d
    ISBN: 9780314272386

503 - Contracts (Garvin)

  • Farnsworth, Young, Sanger, Cohen & Brooks, Cases & Materials on Contracts (Foundation Press: 7th ed. 2008)
    ISBN: 13 9781599410302
  • Farnsworth et al., Selections for Contracts (Foundation Press, 2011)
    ISBN: 978-1-60930-079-1
  • There will also be materials available at the Copy Center. Besides the two required books above, here are three books that I think particularly good and recommend you consider -- one (Farnsworth) relatively detailed, one (Chirelstein) a short, broad overview, and one (Hillman) in between. Whether you purchase one, or which you purchase, will depend on your particular needs. (1) Farnsworth, Contracts (Aspen Publishers: 4th ed. 2004) (one-volume hornbook), ISBN 0-7355-2642-7. (2) Hillman, Principles of Contract Law (West Publishing: 2004), ISBN 0-314-14365-3. (3) Chirelstein, Concepts and Case Analysis in the Law of Contracts (Foundation Press: 6th ed. 2010), ISBN 1-59941-776-9.

503 - Contracts (Hoffer)

  • Ayres and Speidel's Studies in Contract Law, 7th Ed.
    ISBN: 9781599412559
  • Farnsworth, Sanger, Cohen, Brooks and Garvin's Selections for Contracts 2011
    ISBN: 9781609300791

505 - Property (Johnson)

  • Dukeminier, Krier, Alexander & Schill, Property, 7th ed
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8899-8

505 - Property (Beyer)

  • John E. Cribbet, Roger Findley, Ernest E. Smith, & John S. Dzienkowski, Property: Cases and Materials (9th ed. 2008). Foundation Press (Thomson-Reuters).
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-252-8
  • This book is required.

505 - Property (Braunstein)

  • •Dukeminier, Krier, Alexander, Schill, Property, latest edition
    ISBN: ISBN: ISBN: 0-7355-5792-6
  • Do not write or bind the book until AFTER the first day of class per Professor Braunstein. Thanks.

510 - Constitutional Law (Colker)

  • Farber, Eskridge and Frickey, Constitutional Law, West Publishing, 4th Edition (2010)
    ISBN: 9780314184450
  • Additional materials, including the syllabus, will be available on TWEN. The first-day assignment will be listed on the posted course syllabus on TWEN.

510 - Constitutional Law (Spindelman)

  • Constitutional Law Cases-Comments-Questions 11th edition by Choper Fallon Kamisar and Shiffrin
    ISBN: ISBN 031404689

510 - Constitutional Law (Foley)

  • Chemerinsky, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW (SMARTBOOK edition)
    ISBN: 9781454815310

511 - LAW II (Smith)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (Fifth Edition)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-8514-0
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.)
    ISBN: 9780615361161

511 - LAW II (Starker)

  • Antonin Scalia & Bryan Garner, Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges
    ISBN: 978-0-314-18471-9
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0-615-36116-1
  • In addition to these two books, please keep your Linda Edwards text from LAW I (Legal Writing or Legal Writing & Analysis). OPTIONAL: The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (2d ed. 2006)(or similar book of usage/style). ISBN: 978-0-314-16891-7

511 - LAW II (Lee)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing and Analysis (Aspen, 3rd Ed. 2011)
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-9850-8
  • The Bluebook, A Uniform System of Citation (19th Ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • Please note that these books are the same books required for your LAW I course.

511 - LAW II (Fairman)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (5th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780735585140
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 97806155361161

511 - LAW II (Ralph)

  • Richard K. Neumann, Jr & Sheila Simon, Legal Writing (2d ed. 2011).
    ISBN: 9780735599949
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010).
    ISBN: 9780615361161
  • There may be occasional short readings assigned from books available on reserve in the library, including James A. Gardner, Legal Argument: The Structure and Language of Effective Advocacy (2d ed. 2007) (ISBN 9781422418208) and Antonin Scalia & Brian A. Garner, Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges (2008) (ISBN 9780314184719). As well, copies of The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (2d ed. 2006) (ISBN 9780314168917) are available on reserve in the library. No research textbook is required.

511 - LAW II (Huefner)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (5th ed.), Aspen, 2010
    ISBN: 9780735585140
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.), 2010
    ISBN: 97806155361161

511 - LAW II (Sherowski)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis and Organization (5th ed., Aspen 2010)
    ISBN: 9780735585140
  • Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies (4th ed., Aspen 2009)
    ISBN: 9780735576728
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 19th ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 9780615361161

511 - LAW II (Beazley)

  • You need not buy an additional text. We will be using the Neumann/Simon text, the Bluebook, and course handouts.

511 - LAW II (Berman)

  • Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis, and Organization (5th Edition)

529 - Legislation (Tokaji)

  • Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation (4th ed. 2007)
    ISBN: 9780314172563
  • Eskridge, Frickey & Gerrett, 2010 Supplement to Cases and Materials on Legislation
    ISBN: 9780314926333
  • Eskridge & Brudney, Documents Supplement to Cases and Materials on Legislation (2011)
    ISBN: 9780314208163
  • Please register for this course on TWEN, where reading assignments and additional materials will be posted.

529 - Legislation (Zipkin)

  • Eskridge, Frickey, & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation (4th ed. 2007)
    ISBN: 9780314172563
  • Eskridge, Frickey, & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation, 2010 Supplement
    ISBN: 9780314926333
  • Additional materials will be posted on the course's TWEN site.

529 - Legislation (Huefner)

  • Eskridge, Frickey, & Garrett, Cases and Materials on Legislation (4th ed. 2007)
    ISBN: 9780314172563
  • Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett, 2010 Supplement to Cases and Materials on Legislation
    ISBN: 9780314926333
  • Eskridge & Brudney, Documents Supplement to Cases and Materials on Legislation (2011)
    ISBN: 9780314208163

601 - Advanced Legal Writing (Beazley)

  • Mary Barnard Ray & Barbara J. Cox, Beyond the Basics: A Text for Advanced Legal Writing (Second Edition)
    ISBN: ISBN-10: 0314242635
  • Joseph M. Williams & Gregory G. Colomb, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace (10th Edition)
    ISBN: ISBN-10: 0205747469

602 - International Legal Research (Cooper)

603 - Evidence (Krivoshey)

  • Courtroom Evidence Handbook, 2011-12 Student Edition, Goode & Wellborn III
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27515-8
  • Questions and Answers: Evidence 2nd Edition, David Leonard
    ISBN: 9781422473528

603 - Evidence (Simmons)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Federal Rules to the Courtroom (Second Edition) by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27540-0

604 - Civil Procedure II (Fairman)

  • Stephen C. Yeazell, Civil Procedure (7th ed. Aspen 2008)
    ISBN: 978-07355-6925-6
  • Stephen C. Yeazell, 2011 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials (Aspen 2011)
    ISBN: 978-07355-0875-0

606 - Federal Income Taxation (Tobin)

  • Federal Income Taxation
    ISBN: Buy at copy center
  • Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations 2012
    ISBN: ISBN-13: 9780314266828
  • We will be using the page proofs of an updated book on Federal Income Taxation. The book will be available from the copy center. You need a statutory supplement for the class. The one posted is the best. It is also the biggest. If you plan on taking corporate tax, this is the one for you. You are welcome to use other versions, or to buy the 2011 version (not much has changed). You will, however, need a good statutory supplment for the class.

607.01 - Business Associations (Verdun)

  • Smith and Williams, Business Organizations, Cases and Materials, 2nd ed. (2008)
    ISBN: 9780735571402
  • 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.

611 - Debtor and Creditor Law (Johnson)

  • Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice
    ISBN: 978-1-4224-7898-1
  • Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms (2011 Law School ed., West Group) or some other comparable statutory supplement for the year 2009, 2010 or 2011

614 - Labor Law (Wilson)

  • Henderson, Labor Law: Cases and Comments, 2nd Edition (Foundation Press 2005)
    ISBN: ISBN: 1-58778-745-8
  • Henderson, Statutory Supplement: Cases and Comment Labor Law (Foundation Press 2005)
    ISBN: ISBN: 1-58778-929-9

620 - Jurisprudence (Stulberg)

  • H.L.A. Hart, The Concept of Law, 2d ed, , Clarendon Press, Oxford
    ISBN: 0-19-876123-6 (Pbk)
  • Ronald Dworkin, Taking Rights Seriously, Harvard University Press, 1978
    ISBN: 0-674-86711-4 (Pbk)
  • Additional readings will be compiled in coursepak.

621 - Real Estate Finance (Weiler)

  • Real Estate Transactions & Supplement. 5th ed. 2009. Paul Goldstein and Gerald Korngold

625 - Copyright Law (Rub)

  • Copyright in a Global Information Economy (3rd ed., 2010) by Cohen, Loren, Okediji, and O'Rourke
    ISBN: 9780735591967
  • There is a case and statutory suplement that was published 2011 (ISBN: 9780735508040). This book is helpful but optional. All statutes and international materials are available online.

627 - American Legal History (Stebenne)

  • Kermit Hall, Paul Finkelman and James W. Ely, Jr., American Legal History: Cases and Materials, Fourth Edition (2011).
    ISBN: 978-0-19-539542-6

634 - Children & the Law (Federle)

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

638 - Adoption Law (Federle)

  • Adoption Law: Theory, Policy and Practice (2d ed. 2010)
    ISBN: 978-0-8377-3844-4

639 - White Collar Crime (Squires)

  • Israel, Jerold H., et.al., White Collar Crime: Law and Practice (3d.Ed. West 2009)
    ISBN: ISBN-13: 978-0-314-18504

640 - Criminal Procedure: Investigations (Simmons)

  • Criminal Procedure: Investigating Crime (Fourth Edition) by Joshua Dressler and George C, Thomas III
    ISBN: 978-0-314-20277-2

652 - Banking Law (Anstaett)

  • Broome and Markham, Bank Financial Service Activities:cases and materials, 4th edition, American Case Book Series, West Law School 2010
    ISBN: 9780314266088

656 - Wills, Trusts, Estates (Beyer)

  • • Required: Gerry W. Beyer, Wills, Trusts, and Estates: Examples & Explanations (4th ed. 2007). Aspen Publishers (Wolters Kluwer).
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-6240-0
  • • Optional: Ohio Probate Code Annotated (2010 ed.). (Thomson-Reuters).
    ISBN: 978-0-3149-9912-2

659 - Commercial Law (Whaley)

  • Whaley, Problems and Materials on Commercial Law (9th ed. 2008, Aspen Publishers)
    ISBN: 978-0-735-57071-9
  • Commercial Statutes (West Publishing Company 2011 edition)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27510-3

704 - Trial Practice (Marbley)

  • Lubet Modern Trial Advocacy: Analysis and Practice - Law School Edition (4th Ed. )
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-127-5
  • NITA Problems in Trial Advocacy 2011 Edition
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-160-2
  • BMI v. Minicom Casefile (9th Ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-090-2
  • Federal Rules of Evidence w/objections (NITA Eighth Edition 2008)
    ISBN: 978-1-60156-078-8

704 - Trial Practice (Anderson)

  • Lubet’s Modern Trial Advocacy Law School Edition, Published by NITA
    ISBN: 9781601561411
  • Burns and Lubet’s Problems and Materials in Evidence and Trial Advocacy, Published by NITA
    ISBN: 9781422491683
  • Book 2 listed above is a two-volume set. Books can be purchased through NITA website of www.nita.org

707.01 - The Hospital Problem (Shumate)

  • No book required.

708 - Regulation of Security Distributions (Rose)

  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials Sixth Edition (Aspen) by Cox, Hillman & Langevoort
    ISBN: 978-0-7355-7805-0

710 - Federal Courts (Caust-Ellenbogen)

  • Redish, Sherry & Pfander, Federal Courts (7th ed.) West
    ISBN: 978-0-314-20442-4
  • Additional materials will be made available on TWEN Note that the casebook is a brand new edition; do not buy the old, 6th edition.

711 - Health Law (Guttman)

  • Furrow, Greaney, Johnson, Jost & Schwartz' Health Law: Cases, Materials & Problems, 6th (American Casebook Series®)
  • The class will utilize the hardcover edition of Furrow, Greany, Johnson, Jost & Schwartz' , 6th (American Casebook Series®. Unfortunately, the abridged softbound version does not include the full cases or discussion notes.

716 - International Tax (Hoffer)

  • United States International Taxation, 2d Ed., Christians, Donaldson, Postlewaite
    ISBN: 9781422480311
  • Lathrope's Selected Sections on United States International Taxation, 2011
    ISBN: 9781599419671

719 - Corporate Finance (Rose)

  • Corporation Finance: Hamilton & Booth
    ISBN: 0-314-22560-9

722 - Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice (Rogers)

  • Materials can be picked up at the copy center in early January for the textbook, with is the manuscript of the forthcoming Sixth Edition of Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, Arbitration and Other Processes by Goldberg, Sander, Rogers and Cole

722 - Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice (Deason)

  • See Notes
  • We will be using a draft version of the new 6th edition of Goldberg, Sander, Rogers, and Cole, Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, and Other Processes. It will be available for purchase at the Copy Center. In addition, there will be a set of supplemental materials, also available at the Copy Center.

724 - Comparative Dispute Resolution (Deason)

  • See Notes
  • The materials for the course will be available for purchase at the Copy Center.

732 - Environmental Law (Carlarne)

  • Environmental Regulation: Law, Science and Policy (6th Ed.)
    ISBN: 9780735584624

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

  • Weaver, Hancock, Lively, and Knechtle, The First Amendment: Cases, Problems, and Materials (LexisNexis 3d ed. 2011)
    ISBN: 978-1-4224-8533-0
  • ISBN number above is for hardbound book. The book also comes in a looseleaf version for about 25% less and can be used.

736.01 - Legal Profession (Coughlan)

  • There are two items you should pick up at the copy center. A set of the reading materials and the rules book.

736.02 - Legal Profession (Greenbaum)

  • Lerman & Schrag, Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law (2d ed. 2008) [Aspen Publishers]
    ISBN: ISBN 978-0-7355-6529-6
  • Martyn, Fox and Wendel, The Law Governing Lawyers (2010-2011 ed.) [Aspen Publishers]
    ISBN: ISBN 978-0735508590
  • (1) Duplicated materials will be available at the Moritz Copy Center. (2) While the Martyn, et. al book is the recommended compilation of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct, any up-to-date version of the Model Rules will do.

737 - Patent Law (Cole)

  • Patent Law and Policy: Cases and Materials, 5th Ed. 2011, Robert Patrick Merges; John Fitzgerald Duffy
    ISBN: 9781422480304
  • Loose-leaf version of book is fine and about 40% cheaper.

738.01 - Criminal Defense Practicum (Merritt/Krivoshey)

  • Duplicated Materials sold through the Copy Center
  • All materials for this class are duplicated materials available through the Moritz Copy Center.

738.02 - Civil Law Practicum (Cooke/Travalio)

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

738.04 - Justice for Children Practicum (Jordan)

  • Ohio Juvenile Law - 2011 Edition
    ISBN: 978-0-314-92374-5

738.09 - Mediation Practicum (Rogers)

  • Materials can be picked up at the copy center in early January for the textbook, with is the manuscript of the forthcoming Sixth Edition of Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, Arbitration and Other Processes by Goldberg, Sander, Rogers and Cole

739 - Pretrial Litigation (Carpenter)

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

739 - Pretrial Litigation (TBA)

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

752 - Election Law (Tokaji)

  • Lowenstein, Hasen & Tokaji, Election Law: Cases and Materials (4th ed. 2008)
    ISBN: 978-1-59460-542-0
  • Lowenstein, Hasen & Tokaji, Election Law: Cases and Materials, 2011 Supplement
    ISBN: 978-1-61163-079-4

753 - Education Law (Wilson)

  • Stuart Biegel, Biegel's Education and the Law (2d ed. West 2009)
    ISBN: ISBN: 978031491083

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)

  • Colker & Waterstone, Special Education Advocacy, LexisNexis, 1st edition (2011)
    ISBN: 978-1-4224-7958-2
  • The syllabus for the course will be posted on TWEN along with the assignment for the first class. There are required written assignments for nearly every class so it is important for students to download the syllabus in advance of the first class.

758 - Sports Law (Kirstein)

  • Sports and the Law by Weiler, P., Roberts, G., Abrams, R. and Ross, S. 4th Ed. West Publishing.
    ISBN: 978-0-314-19986-7
  • Sports and the Law Text, Cases, and Problems. 4th Edition. West Publishing
    ISBN: 978-0-314-91163-6

764 - Commercial Leasing (Daley)

  • Martin Zankel, Negotiating Commercial Real Estate Leases
    ISBN: 0-940352-14-1
  • You can also purchase a course supplement at the Moritz copy center. All of the materials contained in the hard copy of the course supplement will also be posted on TWEN.

771 - Lawyers and the Media (Weaver)

  • No Book required

794 - International Trade (2 credits) (Miller)

  • Chow & Scheonbaum, International Trade Law (Aspen)

794 - International Trade (2 credits) (Miller)

  • Chow & Scheonbaum, International Trade Law (Aspen)

794 - International Environmental Law (Carlarne)

  • International Environmental Law and Policy (4th Ed.)
    ISBN: 9781599415383
  • Hunter, Salzman and Zaelke's International Environmental Law and Policy, Treaty Supplement, 2011
    ISBN: 9781599415369

794 - Introduction to Intellectual Property (Rogers)

  • Casebook: Merges, Menell & Lemley, Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age (Fifth Edition 2010 -- Wolters Kluwer)
  • 2011 Case and Statutory Supplement to Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age

794 - Lawyers as Leaders (Jenkins)

  • Reading Packet I and Reading Packet II are available for sale in the Moritz Copy Center.

796.03 - Seminar State Constitutional Law (Sutton)

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

796.10 - Hot Money (Oesterle)

  • No book

796.19 - Criminal Law Defenses (Dressler)

  • Materials available for purchase from Copy Center
  • Materials will be available for purchase at Copy Center before first day of classes.

796.20 - The Business of Law (Merritt)

  • Duplicated Materials sold through the Copy Center
  • All materials will be available electronically through TWEN and/or for purchase at the Moritz Copy Center.

796.20L - Race and the Criminal Law (Davies)

  • There is no book or course pack for this seminar. Instead all reading materials will be posted on TWEN one week prior to our class meetings. Students will be responsible for signing up for the course on TWEN, retrieving the materials and being prepared to discuss them in class.

796.58 - Disputed Elections (Foley)

  • Abner Greene, Understanding the 2000 Election
    ISBN: 0-8147-3148-1