Manning on Estate Planning
This treatise offers extensive guidance to estate planning, including the martial deduction and nonmarital share, providing for children, gifts and generation-skipping transfers, grantor-retained interest trusts, life insurance, retirement benefits, estate and gift tax issues affecting business interests, family and partner interests in a business, joint interests, choosing executors and trustees, and the payment of estate taxes. Updated online.
March of Liberty: A Constitutional History of the United States
This two volume treatise provides a narrative overview of the development of American law and constitutionalism as they relate to politics, economics and social history. It is often paired with the authors' two volume compilation of original sources - Documents of American Legal and Constitutional History. Volume 1 of both sets covers the founding of the country to 1890 with volume 2 of each covering 1877 to the present.
Mass Communications Law in a Nutshell
Provides a brief overview of mass communication law, including the role of the FCC, the First Amendment, defamation, and Internet law.
Mathijsen's Guide to European Union Law: as Amended by the Treaty of Lisbon
Provides a good introduction to the history and development of the EU, from its origins as the European Coal and Steel Community to the accession of Croatia in 2013. Also covers the EU's institutions and policies, its role in international trade, and its relations with other countries and international organizations.
McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition
This multi-volume pre-eminent treatise discusses the function of trademarks and their protection, assignment and licensing, infringement, the principles of unfair competition and the Patent and Trademark Office's proceedings. The appendices cover the texts of statutes, rules of practice, legislative history and tables of cases and statutes. The print treatise is in looseleaf format.
McCormick on Evidence
This treatise combines evidence rules and case law in a moderate sized volume for use by both practioners and students. The primary topics covered include examination of witnesses, admission and exclusion, competency, privilege, relevancy, writings, the hearsay rule, judicial notice and burden of proof.
McLaughlin on Class Actions.
This treatise synthesizes case law and legislation concerning Federal Rule 23, its state analogs, and the Class Action Fairness Act. It is in its 3rd edition printed in 2006.
McQuillin's Law of Municipal Corporations
This is a 20-volume jurisdiction-based treatise, published since 1904. Covering all aspects of municipal corporations law, McQuillin’s is considered the definitive work in the area. The library no longer updates the print version, however, the current full-text version (with the most recent updates) is available on Westlaw.
Mediation: Law, Policy, Practice
This treatise is designed to be used by judges, legislators, and practicing attorneys involved in mediation. It reviews mediation law, including the identification of relevant cases and statutes in each state, and it analyzes some of the areas where various relevant legal doctrines have not yet been applied to mediation.
Mediation: Practice, Policy, and Ethics
This treatise provides comprehensive coverage of the mediation field, including law and policy, case examples, practice guidelines, and ethical guidelines and dilemmas. The authors also present critiques of mediation, along with discussions of its promise and potential, and they utilize a practical problem-solving approach that includes both analytical and behavioral approaches in varying gender, race, and cultural contexts.
Michie on Banks and Banking
With 13 volumes, this set provides encyclopedic coverage of case law focusing on the organization, functions, rights, duties, powers and liabilities of banks and other financial institutions..
Migration and International Legal Norms
This treatise provides a comprehensive analysis of the scope of international law on migration. Major sections focus on state authority and responsibility, forced migration, human rights of migrants and labor, trade and development.
Milgrim on Trade Secrets
This treatise provides extensive coverage of the law relating to the protection and use of trade secrets. Issues discussed include licensing of trade secrets, contractual and legal protections of trade secrets as well as how trade secrets relate to copyright and patent law. The appendices contain laws, regulations, reports as well as articles. A table of cases is also included. The print version is in looseleaf format and is supplemented approximately three times each year.
Military Criminal Justice: Practice and Procedure
Definitive one-volume covers both substantive and procedural aspects of the law.
Modern Communication Law
Three volumes, updated by pocket parts. Provides extensive, scholarly analysis of laws and policies relating to new media, the Internet, Direct Broadcasting Satellite, etc., including the Telecommunications Act of 1996. It also examines the key constitutional, statutory, and administrative provisions governing communications in the United States. Provides extensive citations to judicial and administrative decisions.
Modern Constitutional Law.
Multi-volume legal treatise providing analysis of modern constitutional law. Issues covered include: religion; the First Amendment; privacy; private property, freedom of enterprise; freedom of contract; equal protection; civil and criminal justice; states and the federal government; federalism; separation of powers; and constitutional litigation. Updated by pocket parts annually.
Modern Legal Ethics
This hornbook covers a multitude of legal ethics topics including " Lawyers' Regulation of Lawyers and the Legal Profession; Professional Discipline of Lawyers; Lawyers and Clients: Client-Lawyer Relationship; Lawyer Competence."
Modern Treaty Law and Practice
The author, a 35-year veteran of the British Foreign Office, explains how practical issues of treaty interpretation are dealt with on a daily basis. In addition to extensive commentary on the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties, the book covers memoranda of understanding, and the effects of changed circumstances.
Moore's Federal Practice
This multi-volume treatise provides the text, explanations and annotations for the Federal Rules of Evidence. Annotations include the legislative history and an historical analysis for each rule. Additionally, other Federal Rules such as the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure and Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure are offered the same treatment. It provides multiple tables for ease of searching. Updated regularly.
Moy's Walker on Patents
A multivolume treatise which analytically discusses a range of patent law issues