Understanding Securities Law
This study aid is intended to provide students with a general understanding of the basic issues encountered in a Securities Regulation class. It focuses on the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Understanding the Law of Zoning and Land Use Controls
This study aid is designed to aid both first year students who are introduced to the concepts of land use planning and zoning in their first year property course, and also for upper-level students engaged in more detailed coursework on land use planning and zoning. This study aid covers police power, takings, and zoning; zoning forms of action, economic discrimination and zoning; wetlands and beaches; and other issues such as the First Amendment and zoning.
This book is intended to serve as a study aid for students on the basic principles of tort law. It covers topics such as negligence, misuse of legal processes, invasion of privacy and gender bias. New editions are published often.
Understanding Trusts and Estates
This study guide offers a concise yet comprehensive overview of the law governing wills, trusts, and future interests. It engages students with clear writing, realistic examples, and helpful graphic representations of present and future interests.
Uniform Commercial Code in a Nutshell.
This basic study guide covers the process of selling, payment, negotiation, shipping, storage, financing sales, and leasing of goods.
Uniform Commercial Code Series
Organized according to the UCC, numerous authors analyze and provide commentary on each article of the code in this multi-volume looseleaf treatise. Updated monthly.
Venture Capital and Small Business Financings
This multi-volume treatise covers the tax and securities law issues arising out of the financing of small businesses, and includes advice on choosing the form of business entity. Also includes text of major statutes and forms.
Water Law in a Nutshell
This study aid addresses the fundamentals in water law and attempts to focus on the most recent developments in water law. It discusses both riparian rights, prior appropriation, hybrid systems, as well as other variations in water allocation. Additionally, it has chapters providing an overview of rights to use the surface of waterways, groundwater, diffused surface waters, Federal and Indian reserved rights, interstate allocation, and water service and supply organizations. The most recent edition is the fourth edition from 2008.
Waters and Water Rights
This multi-volume treatise is the preeminent treatise on water law. This treatise covers riparian rights, prior appropriation, groundwater law, the public right to use water in place, Federal and Indian rights, interstate water allocation, international waters and environmental controls. An index, tables of cases, and tables of statutes provide assistance with locating information within the treatise. It is updated by pocket parts, however, the most recently received update was from 2008.
Weinstein's Evidence Manual
The online volume comprehensively covers the Federal Rules of Evidence for judges, lawyers and students who need a concise guide to the practical and theoretical information required in the court, office, and classroom.
Weissenberger's Federal Evidence
This is a comprehensive treatise on the Federal Rules of Evidence that serves as a succinct yet scholarly analysis of the Evidence Rules for judges, practitioners, and students. This work contains a careful examination of the most recent changes in the Federal Rules, including those that went into effect in December of 2006. Updated annually online.
Wharton's Criminal Law
This multi-volume set is the preeminent work on criminal law, providing extensive analysis of all components of this area, from arson to embezzlement to murder to extortion. Both federal and state analysis is provided. The Model Penal Code is discussed in-depth. Updated annually with a cumulative supplement. Print edition last updated in 2011.
Wharton's Criminal Procedure
This treatise has been a classic and older editions are referred to by practitioners. Print edition last updated in 2002.
White Collar Crime in a Nutshell
Quick overview of topics including conspiracy, corporate criminal liability, securities fraud, bribery, extortion and other white collar crimes.
Williston on Contracts 4th.
This multi-volume treatise provides comprehensive coverage and analysis of all aspects of contract law. Williston discusses the law and the reasoning behind it, especially in judicial decisions, and includes historical underpinnings, majority and minority views, and current trends. An extensive forms collection is included in separate print volumes, as well as online. Updated annually.
Williston on Sales
This multi-volume treatise provides comprehensive coverage and in-depth analysis of sales law and focuses on the sections under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) governing sales transactions. Topics addressed include the contract of sale, rules of construction, statute of frauds and warranties. Updated with pocket parts.
Wills and Trusts in a Nutshell
Written as a study aid for students enrolled in Wills and Trusts, this nutshell focuses on such topics as anti-lapse statutes, disclaimers and pretermitted heirs.
WTO Analytical Index : Guide to WTO Law and Practice
This publication has commentary and references to WTO panels, the Appellate Body, arbitration reports, decisions of WTO bodies, and on the interpretation and application of individual articles of major WTO agreements (e.g. Marrakesh Agreement, GATT, etc.) in two volumes.
Wyatt & Dashwood's European Union Law
First published more than 30 years ago, this guide provides detailed analysis of the EU’s treaties, institutions, decision-making procedures, and mechanisms for judicial review and enforcement. It also includes in-depth discussion of select areas of substantive law, including the internal market, competition law, and intellectual property.
Zoning and Land Use Controls
This multi-volume treatise covers government regulation of the use and development of land. It devotes a large focus on local controls of land, but also discusses state and federal controls. It also incorporates primary materials and practical issues and includes a full set of the Model Planning Statutes.