Immigration Law and Health: Patients and Providers
This practice guide describes the various health-related immigration issues, and provides information and advice on how to process such cases. Part I provides information on how to obtain non immigrant and immigrant statuses for health care professionals. Part II addresses possible remedies for the health-impacted client. Part III addresses alien entitlement to publicly-funded medical care, and the immigration consequences to the receipt of that support. Each part contains sample forms and pleadings. The guide is updated annually.
Immigration Law and Procedure
This multi-volume preeminent treatise provides a comprehensive analysis of immigration law and procedure. Included in the appendices are texts of relevant statutes, regulations, executive orders and United Nations documents, sample forms and litigation documents, and agency manuals. The treatise is in looseleaf format and is supplemented quarterly.
Immigration Law and Procedure in a Nutshell
This study aid provides an overview of the history and institutional structure of immigration law. Coverage includes: standards and application procedures for visas; grounds for requiring an alien to depart from the U.S. and the procedures for removal and denial of admission; citizenship and the rights of aliens in the U.S.; refugee and asylum issues.
Immigration Law and the Family
Updated annually, this practice guide describes the process for filing and documenting a visa petition to acquire legal status through a family relationship. Special aspects of family immigration are covered, such as revoking approvals of visa petitions and rescinding permanent resident status; retaining priority dates for visa petitions despite a change in the circumstances of the petitioner; petitioning for an adopted child or an orphan; and gaining legal status for widows, widowers and fiances of United States citizens, derivative beneficiaries, and other special categories of family members. Included in the appendices are a table of laws and rules, a table of cases, and agency material and forms.
Immigration Law Service 2d
This treatise provides an analysis of immigration law and procedures, including the process for seeking admission and gaining entry, providing or obtaining citizenship, and citizenship documents. Included in the appendices are texts of relevant statutes and regulations, tables of cases and statutes, and agency manuals and memoranda. The treatise in looseleaf format is updated quarterly.
Immigration Legislation Handbook
This treatise analyzes new legislation affecting immigration law, and reports administrative and judicial cases interpreting the new provisions. The appendices include the texts of statutes. A new edition is published annually.
Immigration Procedures Handbook
This two-volume treatise reports and analyzes current immigration procedures and the latest policy developments in the immigration field. Sample forms for each visa category are included in their corresponding chapters. The treatise is updated annually.
Insider Trading: Regulation, Enforcement and Prevention
Thio treatise discusses the law of insider trading, including the fiduciary obligations of corporate insiders, liability of persons receiving material nonpublic information, government enforcement of the insider trading prohibition, private rights of action, recovery under section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and institutional liability for insider trading. Updated annually.
Insurance Law in a Nutshell
This study aid is an introduction to the fundamentals of insurance law. It covers topics such as insurable interest, risk, insurer defenses, waiver and estoppel, recovery, subrogation, reinsurance, and bonds. It is currently in its 4th edition released in 2003.
Intellectual property : the law of copyrights, patents, and trademarks
This hornbook covers the major principles of intellectual property law, while also addressing emerging issues. It also deals with related topics, like false advertising and deceptive trade practices, and state law issues, including the misappropriation of intangibles and protection for the right of publicity.
Intellectual Property and Unfair Competition in a Nutshell
This study guide provides an understanding of the creation of specific intellectual property rights as well as the determination of a commercial wrong. It discusses the historical inter-relationship between intellectual property law and the law of unfair competition.
Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks and Copyright in a Nutshell
A four-part study aid, focusing on the foundations and practice of patent, trademark and copyright law. Part 1V gives limited treatment to global intellectual property. Table of cases included.
Interlinkages and the Effectiveness of Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Presents a selected history of environmental law and two brief case studies, one about environmental law and one about sustainable development law.
International Environmental Law in a Nutshell
This study aid is from the popular nutshell series and offers a concise overview of environmental law history, major topics (e.g. vessel-based pollution) and relevant policies.
International Environmental Law: Basic Instruments and References, 1992-1999
This is an update to an excellent combination of the actual text of treaties (and other legal instruments) and a brief historical contextualization commentary on these documents
International Human Rights in a Nutshell
This book provides an introduction to the historical background of international human rights and then moves on to discussing the major systems (United Nations, European, Inter-American, and African). There are also chapters on the United States and non-governmental organizations.
International Human Rights Law
This is a collection of new essays covering the origins, substantive human rights, protection regimes, and interaction with other international law components. The final section addresses recent challenges such as non-state actors, terrorism, poverty, and environmental degradation.
International Human Rights Law: An Introduction
There are three parts to this book; overview and history of human rights, summaries of specific rights with treaty and article citations; and a useful introduction to international procedures for the implementation of human rights on the international, regional, and national levels. Many sections and summaries are followed by a useful "further reading" list for easy expansion of your research.
A comprehensive and authoritative examination of the development, sources, substance, and practice of international law. Includes chronological tables of cases and treaties cited as well as a helpful list of abbreviations and acronyms.
International Law & the Environment
A comprehensive treatise covering the background and foundations on international environmental law while including many subtopic chapters on more specific areas, such as nuclear energy, conservation, climate change, toxic substances and many more.