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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.

Spring 2017 Semester Courses and Books

6106 - Law 2 (Kelly)

  • An Advocate Persuades (2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-61163-150-0
  • Understanding & Mastering the Bluebook, Third Edition (2015)
    ISBN: 978-1-61163-774-8
  • In addition to the texts listed, LAWII will use The Bluebook and Ohio Legal Research texts from LAWI.

6106 - Law 2 (Smith)

  • •Beazley & Smith, Legal Writing for Legal Readers
    ISBN: 9781454847182

6106 - Law 2 (Starker)

  • Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates (2nd ed)
    ISBN: 978-0199943852
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed)
    ISBN: 978-0692400197
  • Point Made is not a true "textbook." Barnes & Noble should have it in stock, but it is also on Amazon for less than $20. Please keep your LAW 1 text as a reference book.

6106 - Law 2 (Starker)

  • Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates (2nd ed)
    ISBN: 978-0199943852
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed)
    ISBN: 978-0692400197
  • Point Made is not a true "textbook." Barnes & Noble should have it in stock, but it is also on Amazon for less than $20. Please keep your LAW 1 text as a reference book.

6106 - Law 2 (Beazley)

  • Beazley & Smith, Legal Writing for Legal Readers
    ISBN: 9781454847182
  • You will need a citation guide; whatever guide you used in the fall semester will be fine.

6106 - Law 2 (Lee)

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th edition)
    ISBN: 978-0692400197
  • We will use A Lawyer Writes from your LAW 1 course, The Bluebook, and additional materials that I will provide in class.

6106 - Law 2 (Ralph)

  • LAW II will use the same texts as LAW I, so you should keep your books from LAW I. I plan to assign additional readings, including law review articles and excerpts from books. These additional readings will be available online or on reserve in the Moritz library. We will follow the style rules set forth in Bryan A. Garner, The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (3d ed. 2013). ISBN 9780314289018. The Redbook will be available on reserve in the library.

6106 - Law 2 (Sherowski)

  • Legal Writing for Legal Readers
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-4718-2
  • ALWD Guide to Legal Citation, 5th ed.
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-2875-4

6106 - Law 2 (Huefner)

  • The Complete Legal Writer
    ISBN: 978-1-61163-812-7

6112 - Property (Chow)

  • Dukeminier, Krier et al., Property 8th ed Aspen Publishers
    ISBN: 978-1454851387

6112 - Property (Chow)

  • Dukeminier, Krier et al., Property 8th ed Aspen Publishers
    ISBN: 978-1454851387

6112 - Property (Parasidis)

  • Singer et al, 6th ed (Aspen 2014)
    ISBN: 9781454837619
  • Please be sure to get the 6th edition.

6112 - Property (Hirsch)

  • Dukeminier, Krier et al., Property (8th ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-3760-2

6118 - Constitutional Law (Colker)

  • Farber, Eskridge, Frickey and Schacter, Cases and Materials on Constitutional Law, West Publishing, 5th edition,2013
    ISBN: 978-0-314-27830-2
  • Additional materials will be available through TWEN

6118 - Constitutional Law (Spindelman)

  • Constitutional Law Supplement by Choper. 12th Edition. 2015. West Academic Publishing.
    ISBN: 978-1-63460-787-2
  • Constitutional Law: Cases Comments and Questions,12th, by Choper.
    ISBN: 9781628100136

6118 - Constitutional Law (Foley)

  • Chemerinsky, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, 5th edition
    ISBN: 9781454876472

6121 - Contracts 1 (Garvin)

  • E. Allan Farnsworth et al., Contracts: Cases & Materials, 8th ed. (Foundation Press 2013)
    ISBN: 978-1-60930-097-5
  • E. Allan Farnsworth et al., Selections for Contracts, 2016 ed. (Foundation Press)
    ISBN: 978-1-63460-295-2
  • Nancy Kim, The Fundamentals of Contract Law and Clauses (2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-78347-942-9

6121 - Contracts 1 (Rub)

  • The Modern Law of Contracts by Bruce Frier and J.J. White
    ISBN: 0314265465
  • Selections for Contracts: 2016 Edition (Selected Statutes)
    ISBN: 1634602951

6121 - Contracts 1 (Helal)

  • Problems in Contract Law
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-6822-4
  • Rules of Contract Law
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-4059-6

6124 - Legislation (Shane)

  • Manning & Stephenson, Legislation and Regulation (2d ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1609302177
  • Robert Katzmann, Judging Statutes
    ISBN: 978-0199362134

6124 - Legislation (Huefner)

  • Eskridge, Frickey, Garrett & Brudney, Legislation and Regulation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy (5th ed. 2014)
    ISBN: 978-1-62810-173-7
  • Eskridge & Brudney, Documents Supplement to Cases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy (2011)
    ISBN: 978-0-314-20816-3
  • Eskridge, Brudney, and Chafetz's Cases and Materials on Legislation and Regulation, Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 5th, 2016 Supplement
    ISBN: 978-1-68328-099-6

6124 - Legislation (Rudesill)

  • Cases and Materials on Legislation and Regulation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 5th (American Casebook Series) 5th Edition
    ISBN: 13: 978-1628101737
  • Eskridge, Brudney, and Chafetz's Cases and Materials on Legislation and Regulation, Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy, 5th, 2016 Supplement
    ISBN: 13: 9781683280996

7006 - Advanced Legal Writing (Beazley)

  • Ray & Cox,
    ISBN: 9780314271662
  • Williams & Bizup, Style, Lessons in Clarity & Grace (12th edition)
    ISBN: 9780134080413

7009 - ALR: Foreign and Comparative (Cooper)

  • There is not a required textbook. Readings will be assigned from available online sources and/or reserve materials.

7106 - Legal Negotiations and Settlements (Lee)

  • Menkel-Meadow, et al., Negotiation: Processes for Problem-Solving (2nd ed.)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-0264-8
  • Mnookin, et al., Beyond Winning: Negotiating To Create Value In Deals and Disputes (Belknap Press, Harvard Univ. Press)
    ISBN: 9780674012318
  • Fisher, Ury & Patton, Getting To Yes (3rd ed.)
    ISBN: 978-0-14-311875-6
  • The three assigned texts are available both in paperback and in electronic form (Kindle). Please note that we will use the second edition of the Menkel-Meadow text. That edition was released in 2014, and many used copies are now available for sale. Additional materials for the course will be provided in class, or via email, the TWEN course site, or pick-up in Room 326.

7200 - Business Associations (Verdun)

  • Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies. 3rd Edition by Smith and Williams.
    ISBN: 9781454802686
  • Corporations and Other Business Organizations: Statutes, Rules, Materials and Forms. 2015
    ISBN: 9781634595025

7212 - Banking Law (Anstaett)

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

7215 - Securities Regulation (Rose)

  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials, Eighth Edition
    ISBN: 9781454868392
  • You can also use the 7th Edition, but if you do you are responsible for noting the changes between the versions.

7221 - Corporate Finance (Friedman)

  • Corporate Finance, Principles and Practice, Third Edition, by William J Carney
    ISBN: 9781609304584

7224 - Mergers & Acquisitions (Oesterle)

  • Law of Mergers & Acquisitions 4th Edition
    ISBN: 9780314184887

7306 - Sales (Whaley)

  • Problems and Materials for the Sale and Lease of Goods (7th edition), by Whaley and McJohn
    ISBN: 9781454863359
  • Students also need to go on the internet to find the relevant statutes or buy a statute book, for which I recommend West Academic Publishing’s Selected Commercial Statutes (2016 edition) (though any edition will do), ISBN 978-1-63460-749-0.

7312 - Debtor & Creditor (Johnson)

  • Charles J. Tabb & Ralph Brubaker, Bankruptcy Law: Principles, Policies, and Practice (4th ed. 2015 LexisNexis)
    ISBN: 9781630430818
  • Bankruptcy Code, Rules and Official Forms 2016 edition
    ISBN: 978-1-63460-750-6
  • You can get an older edition of West's Bankruptcy Code (such as the years 2014 or 2015), but you are responsible for updating the relevant dollar amounts in statutory provisions we will cover during the semester.

7403 - White Collar Crime (Squires)

  • White Collar Crime: Law and Practice. 3rd Edition. By Jerold Israel and Ellen Podgor.
    ISBN: 9780314185044

7406 - Criminal Procedure: Investigation (Dressler)

  • Joshua Dressler & George C. Thomas, CRIMINAL PROCEDURE: INVESTIGATING CRIME (West Academic) (6th edition: 2016) (publication date, late October or first week of November, 2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-63460-327-0
  • Joshua Dressler & Alan C. Michaels, UNDERSTANDING CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (Volume 1: INVESTIGATION) (6th Edition: 2013) (Carolina Academic Press)
    ISBN: 978-0-7698-6298-9
  • Book 2, above, is NOT required, but I strongly recommend its use, as the materials in this course are more-than-ordinarily difficult.

7600 - Children & the Law (Federle)

  • Katherine Hunt Federle, Children and the Law: An Interdisciplinary Approach with Cases, Materials, and Comments (2013)
    ISBN: 978-0-19-538799-5

7603 - Family Law (Federle)

  • Abrams, Cahn, Ross, Meyer, & McClain, Contemporary Family Law (4th ed. 2015)
    ISBN: 978-1-62810-165-2

7700 - Human Rights (Quigley)

  • Alston & Goodman, International Human Rights
    ISBN: 978-0-19-957872-6

7800 - Copyright Law (Rub)

  • Copyright in A Global Information Economy (Aspen Casebook) 4th Edition
    ISBN: 1454852011
  • In addition to the casebook you will need to have the copyright act with you during our meetings. You can buy a statutory supplement book (there are many of them out there and any of them will do, for example, ISBN 145481103X) or use digital versions of the Act, which are available to download, or even just a website (like this one: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/17)

7806 - Privacy (Kaminski)

  • Information Privacy Law, Fifth Edition by Daniel J. Solove, Paul M. Schwartz
    ISBN: 9781454849537

7812 - Patent Prosecution (Mescher)

  • No textbook required. Materials will be provided in class or accessible online.

7814 - International IP (Chow)

  • Chow and Lee, International Intellectual Property 2d ed 2012 West
    ISBN: 978-0314207623
  • Chow and Lee, International Intellectual Property Documents Supplement
    ISBN: 978-0314284792

7815 - Intro to Intellectual Property (Kaminski)

  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW: CASES & MATERIALS (Ver. 4.1, 2016), by Lydia Pallas Loren & Joseph Scott Miller
  • The book is available for download at https://www.semaphorepress.com/IntellectualPropertyLaw_overview.html. All students should purchase the casebook once you are certain you are enrolling. The recommended price is $30, but if you are not yet sure whether you'll take the class, you can download a "free rider" copy for the shopping period. Once you have enrolled, I urge you to pay the suggested retail price in order to keep high-quality legal educational material available at reasonable prices. The book works off of a new publishing model, where you are asked to pay a recommended price for a pdf that you may use on any device or print out as you wish. Please see https://www.semaphorepress.com/students.html for a description and FAQ.

8000 - Trial Practice (Marbley)

  • Modern Trial Advocacy by Lubet. 4th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601565730
  • Problems in Trial Advocacy by Bocchino. 15th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601565051
  • BMI V. Minicom Casefile. 10th Edition
    ISBN: 9781601563941
  • Federal Rules of Evidence w/Objections. 12th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601564405

8000 - Trial Practice (Watson/Vascura)

  • Modern Trial Advocacy by Lubet. 4th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601565730
  • Problems in Trial Advocacy by Bocchino. 15th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601565051
  • BMI V. MINICOM CASEFILE. 10th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781601563941

8100 - Employment Law (Hébert)

  • Glynn, Sullivan, Arnow-Richman, Employment Law: Private Ordering and Its Limitations, 3rd edition, 2015.
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-5799-0
  • Syllabus and update to casebook available on TWEN.

8106 - Employee Benefits (Hébert)

  • Medill, Introduction to Employee Benefits Law Policy and Practice, 4th edition 2014.
    ISBN: 13: 978-0-314-28654-3
  • Pratt, Pension and Employee Benefit Statutes and Regulations 2015 edition.
    ISBN: 978-1-62810-033-4
  • Fall 2016 Student Supplemental Materials available on TWEN.

8109 - Employment Discrimination Law (Chamallas)

  • Ontiveros, Corrada, Selmi & Hart, Employment Discrimination Law (9th ed.2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-63459-747-0

8189.01 - Criminal Defense Clinic (Merritt/McCaughan)

  • Richard Crawford & Charlotte Morris, The Persuasive Edge (Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co, Second Edition, 2011)
    ISBN: 978-1933264998
  • Some materials will be available for purchase from the Moritz Registrar.

8189.05 - Legislation Clinic (Enns/Rudesill)

  • Printed materials for the course will be available through the Registrar's office. The "text" consists of three volumes of spiral-bound materials, one of which is currently available for purchase.

8189.07 - Mediation Clinic (Deason/)

  • Brunet, Craver, & Deason, Alternative Dispute Resolution: The Advocate's Perspective (Carolina Press 2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-6328-1544-6 (Hardbo
  • The book is available in either a hardbound or looseleaf format. There will also be a supplement of additional readings.

8200 - Evidence (3 credits) (Simmons)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Classroom to the Courtroom, by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons (3rd Edition)
    ISBN: 9781628101003

8200 - Evidence (Simmons)

  • Learning Evidence: From the Classroom to the Courtroom, by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons (3rd Edition)
    ISBN: 9781628101003

8203 - Civil Procedure 2 (Wilson)

  • Civil Procedure, by Stephen Yeazell & Joanna Schwartz (9th ed., 2016, Wolters Kluwer)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-6834-7
  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: With Selected Statutues--2016, by Yeazell & Schwartz (2016 ed., Wolters Kluwer)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-7562-8
  • If you have kept your Rules Supplement from Civil Procedure I, you may use it, but you are responsible for making certain that it is current and that you are aware of all changes in rules and statutes.

8206 - Conflict Of Laws (Caust-Ellenbogen)

  • Brilmayer, Goldsmith & O'Hara O'Connor, Conflict of Laws (7th ed. Aspen 2015)
    ISBN: 9781454849506

8209 - Federal Courts (Tokaji)

  • Low, Jeffries, Bradley, Federal Courts and the Law of Federal-State Relations (8th ed. 2014)
    ISBN: 9781609304232
  • Chemerinsky, Federal Jurisdiction (7th ed. 2016)
    ISBN: 9781454876618
  • The Low, Jeffries & Bradley casebook is required. Some additional readings will be assigned via TWEN. The Chemerinsky treatise is an optional supplement.

8212 - Pretrial Litigation (Ralph)

  • Thomas A. Mauet & David Marcus, Pretrial (9th Ed. 2015).
    ISBN: ISBN: 9781454856337
  • Kamela Bridges & Wayne Schiess, Writing for Litigation (2011).
    ISBN: ISBN: 9781454802730
  • A few copies of the books for this course will be available on reserve in the Moritz library. We will follow the citation rules set out in The Bluebook and the style rules set out in The Redbook, so you may wish to have your own copies of these items, if you do not already own them: The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 20th ed. 2015). ISBN 9780692400197. Bryan A. Garner, The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (3d ed. 2013). ISBN 9780314289018.

8311 - Climate Change Law (Carlarne)

  • The Oxford Handbook of International Climate Change Law
    ISBN: 978-0-19-968460-1

8315 - Education Law (Wilson)

  • Education Law: Equality, Fairness, and Reform, by Derek W. Black (2nd edition, 2016) (Aspen Casebook Series: Wolters Kluwer)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-7646-5

8406 - Professional Responsibility (Ball)

  • Morgan, Rotunda and Dzienkowski, Professional Responsibility: Problems and Materials, Concise Twelfth Edition
    ISBN: 9781609303242
  • Dzienkowski, Professional Responsibility Standards, Rules & Statues 2016-17 Abridged Edition
    ISBN: 9781634607667

8406 - Professional Responsibility (Coughlan/Caligiuri)

  • Copied materials will be available for purchase from the registrar office.

8600 - Real Estate Finance (Weiler)

  • Real Estate Transactions: Cases and Materials by Korngold and Goldstein. 6th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781609302207
  • Statute, Form and Problem Supplement to Real Estate Transactions. 6th Edition.
    ISBN: 9781609302979

8603 - Real Estate Development (Kayne)

  • Daley. Real Estate Development Law
    ISBN: 978-0-314-26742-9

8700 - Federal Income Tax (Hoffer)

  • Donaldson and Tobin's Federal Income Tax: A Contemporary Approach, 2d (Interactive Casebook Series)
    ISBN: 9780314291370
  • Lathrope's Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations, 2017 with Motro Tax Map
    ISBN: 9781634604345
  • You are welcome to use a 2016 version of the Lathrope statutory supplement book. Because Professor Glogower also uses this book in his classes, one of your classmates may have a copy that you can borrow.

8709 - Wills Trusts & Estates (Johnson)

  • Dukeminier, Sitkoff. Wills, Trusts & Estates 9th ed. Wolters Kluwer 2013
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-2457-2

8712 - Taxation of Business Enterprises (Glogower)

  • Corporate Taxation: Examples & Explanations (4th Edition)
    ISBN: 978-0735588721
  • Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations 2017
    ISBN: 978-1634604345
  • The Logic of Subchapter K, A Conceptual Guide to the Taxation of Partnerships, 5th
    ISBN: 9781634604727
  • Book three was just ordered at Barnes and Noble on Dec. 27. Please be patient as the order is processed.

8809 - Health Law (Parasidis)

  • Health Law: Cases Materials and Problems, Furrow et al., (West 2013, 7th edition)
    ISBN: 9780314265098
  • Please be sure to get the correct edition. There is a supplement, but you do not need to buy that.

8818 - Sports Law (Kirstein)

  • Sports and the Law: Text, Cases and Problems (5th edition, 2015) by Weiler, Roberts, and Abrams.
    ISBN: 9781628101614
  • Students don't need to buy the supplement.

8896.11 - Sem: State Constitutional Law (Sutton)

  • State Constitutional Law: The Modern Experience, 2nd Edition, Holland, McAllister, Shaman, Sutton
    ISBN: 978-1-63459-682-4

8896.11 - Sem: Issues in Arbitration (Cole)

  • Course packet available for purchase in the registrar office for $15.

8896.13 - Sem: Tax Policy (Hoffer)

  • There is no assigned book for this course.

8896.27 - Sem: Middle East Conflict (Quigley)

  • No casebook. Duplicated materials to be purchased. For the first half of the semester, participants will be asked to prepare a sub-topic of each week's topic, using both the duplicated materials and outside sources they may access. For the second half of the semester, participants will make oral presentations on their research.

8896.45 - Sem: The Business of Law (Lee)

  • There is no assigned textbook for this course. Materials will be provided via TWEN, in class, or via online course packet throughout the semester. In January, as part of the first-day assignment, I will provide information for the purchase of online course packet materials.

8896.46 - Sem: Law & Soc Movement (Akbar)

  • Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation (Haymarket Books, Paperback, February 23, 2016)
    ISBN: 1608465624
  • There will also be a reader available at the registrar office.

8896.47 - Sem: War Crimes (Fernandez)

  • Copies materials are available for purchase in the registrar's office.

8896.50 - Sem: Gender and the Law (Chamallas)

  • Martha Chamallas, Introduction to Feminist Legal Theory (3d ed.) (2012)
    ISBN: 978-1-4548-0221-1
  • Stanchi et.al, Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Opinions of the United States Supreme Court (2016)
    ISBN: 978-1-107-56560-9
  • Women and the Law Stories, Schneider & Wildman, 2011
    ISBN: 978-1-59941-589-5