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Spring 2015 First Assignments

(Updated: Tue., November 25, 2014 12:26 PM)

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Accounting for Lawyers ( - 502) - Lameti, R.

Books: Required:
1. Accounting for Lawyers by Herwitz and Barrett. Concise 4th ed. Foundtion Press. ISBN: 978-1599410401.
2. Accounting for Lawyers Unabridged and Concise Fourth Edition-2013 Supplement by Herwitz and Barrett. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1609304188.

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Administrative Law ( - 532) - Kalt, B.

Books: Required:

Administrative Procedure and Practice: Problems and Cases by Funk, Shapiro and Weaver. 5th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314286949.

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Administrative Law: Food Safety and Labeling ( - 810K) - Copland, J.

Books: Required:
Principles of Administrative Law, Concise Hornbook Series by Werhan. Thomson West. ISBN: 978-0314149343.

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Administrative Law: Food Safety and Labeling ( - 810K) - Copland, J.

Books: Required:
Principles of Administrative Law, Concise Hornbook Series by Werhan. Thomson West. ISBN: 978-0314149343.

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Advanced Legal Research ( - 586) - Bean/Meland

Books: Required:
The Process of Legal Research: Authorities and Options by Kunz, et.al. 8th ed. ISBN: 978-1454805526.

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Advanced Topics in Indian Law: Tribal Law ( - 635A) - Fletcher, M.

Books: Required:

American Indian Tribal Law by Matthew Fletcher. Aspen Publishing, 2011. ISBN: 978-0735599758.

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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Ching, B.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Costello, N.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Gentry, K.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Gulliver, G.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - O'Regan, D.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Lawrence, D.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Stokstad, P.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Ching, B.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - LaRose, S.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Spiliopoulos, E.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Rosa, J.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - O'Regan, D.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Goebel, E.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Stokstad, P.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - LaRose, S.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Gulliver, G.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy ( - 530J) - Copland, J.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Advocacy for Foreign-Educated Lawyers ( - 804C) - Copland, J.

Books: Required:
1. Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist, & Connie Crontz, Just Briefs 3d ed. 2013.
Wolters Kluwer, ISBN: 978-1454805540.
2. Anne Enquist & Laurel Currie Oates, Just Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style for the Legal Writer 4th ed. 2013.Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454826989.
3. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) ISBN: 978-0615361161.
4. Tracy L. McGaugh & Christine Hurt, Interactive Citation Workbook for The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (2014) .

NOTE TO STUDENTS WHO TOOK RWA in Fall 2014: Numbers 2-4 are the same books you used for fall semester legal writing.


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Agricultural Law ( - 566N) - Deacon, B.

Books: Required:

Food, Farming and Sustainability - Readings in Agricultural Law by Susan Schneider, 2011. Carolina Academic Press. ISBN: 978-1594605888.

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American Constitutional Law for LL.M. ( - 806A) - Lawrence, M.

Books: Required:
Constitutional Law by Chemerinsky. Wolters Kluwer. 3rd or 4th editions are acceptable. 4th ed. ISBN: 978-1454817536; 3rd ed. ISBN: 978-0735577176.

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American Constitutional Law for LL.M. ( - 806A) - Lawrence, M.

Books: Required:
Constitutional Law by Chemerinsky. Wolters Kluwer. 3rd or 4th editions are acceptable. 4th ed. ISBN: 978-1454817536; 3rd ed. ISBN: 978-0735577176.

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Analytical Methods for Lawyers-Corporate Finance ( - 637C) - Lashbrooke, Jr, E.

Books: Required:

Essentials of Corporate Finance by Ross, Westerfield & Jordan. 8th ed. ISBN: 978-0078034756.

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Analytical Methods for Lawyers-Game Theory ( - 637D) - Biddle, J.

Books: Required:
Game Theory and the Law by Baird, Gertner & Picker. Paperback, 1998.
ISBN: 978-0674341111.

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Animal Law ( - 565A) - Favre, D.

Books: Required:
Animal Law: Welfare, Interests & Rights by Favre, 2nd ed. (Aspen Elective). ISBN: 978-1454802662.

Assignment: Read Chapter 1.

Details: During the semester a wide variety of animal related topics will be discussed: animals as property, damages for harming animals, veterinarian malpractice, criminal cruelty toward animals, farm animals, the Federal Animal Welfare Act, animal jurisprudence and the social movement seeking to help animals. This will be done in the discussion format of a seminar class where everyone is expected to contribute.

Two quizzes will be taken during the semester and a short paper will be due as the end (ULWR options are available).


Arbitration (Labor) ( - 505B) - Roumell, G.

Books: Required:
Roumell's Primer coursepack, available at the Spartan Bookstore.

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Basic Income Taxation B ( - 501B) - Blankfein-Tabachnick, D.

Books: Required:
1. Lathrope's Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations with Motro Tax Map, 2015 by Lathrope. West Academic. ISBN: 978-1628100846.
2. Federal Income Taxation: Principles and Policies by Graetz and Schenk. 7th ed. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1609301835.


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Basic Will Drafting ( - 540A) - Behan, M.

Books: Required:
Principles of Wills, Trust and Estates by McGovern. 2nd ed. West. (Concise Hornbook). ISBN: 978-0314273574.

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Business Enterprises ( - 500M) - Bean, B.

Books: Required:

1. Business Associations, Cases and Materials on Agency, Partnerships and Corporations by Klein, Ramseyer, Bainbridge. 6th, 7th or 8th ed. are all usable. Foundation Press.
2. Mastering Corporations and other Business Enterprises by Lee Harris, Caroline Academic Press, 2009. ISBN: 978-1594604447.

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Business Enterprises ( - 500M) - Bean, B.

Books: Required:

1. Business Associations, Cases and Materials on Agency, Partnerships and Corporations by Klein, Ramseyer, Bainbridge. 6th, 7th or 8th ed. are all usable. Foundation Press.
2. Mastering Corporations and other Business Enterprises by Lee Harris, Caroline Academic Press, 2009. ISBN: 978-1594604447.

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Capital Punishment ( - 579Y) - Grosso, C.

Books: Required:
1. Death Penalty Stories by Blume and Steiker. 2009. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1599413433.
2. A Capital Punishment coursepack will be available at the Spartan Book.


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Child Advocacy ( - 541A) - Beaton, H.

Books: Required:

Children and The Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice by Abrams, Ramsey and Mangold. 5th ed. American Casebook, Aspen. ISBN: 978-0314287670.

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Civil Rights Clinic I ( - 630X) - Manville, D.

Books: Required:
1. Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Federal Rules of Evidence. You will need a copy of both.
2. Prisoner Self Help Litigation Manual by Manville. Oxford, 2010. ISBN: 978-0195374407.

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Civil Rights Clinic II ( - 630Z) - Manville, D.

Books: Required:
1. Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Federal Rules of Evidence. You will need a copy of both.
2. Prisoner Self Help Litigation Manual by Manville. Oxford, 2010. ISBN: 978-0195374407.

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Client Counseling and Interviewing ( - 591A) - Smith, S.

Books: Required:
Pretrial Litigation in a Nutshell by Dessem. 5th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314273963.

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Closely- Held Business: Shareholder and Member Disputes ( - 593J) - Sartori, L.

Books: No textbook required.

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Codex Alimentarius ( - 810F) - Hegarty, P.

Books: No textbook required.

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Conflict Resolution Clinic I ( - 631D) - Tarr, N.

Books: Required:
The Practice of Mediation: A Video-Integrated Text. 2nd ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454802198. Please access the online video's associated with this text.


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Constitutional Law I ( - 500C) - Lawrence, M.

Books: Required:

Constitutional Law by Chemerinsky, Aspen. 4th ed. ISBN: 978-1454817536 or 3rd. ed. ISBN: 978-0735577176 are acceptable.

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Constitutional Law I ( - 500C) - Morag-Levine, N.

Books: Required:
Constitutional Law by Chemerinsky. 4th ed. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454817536.

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Constitutional Law I ( - 500C) - Sant'Ambrogio, M.

Books: Required:
A custom reader will be available at the Spartan Bookstore. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454846833.

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Constitutional Law II ( - 500N) - Bitensky, S.

Books: Required:
1. Constitutional Law Cases and Materials by Varat, Amar & Cohen. 14th ed. Foundations Press. ISBN: 978-1609302559.
2. 2014 Supplement to Constitutional Law Cases and Materials by Varat and Amar. 14th ed. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1628102680.

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Constitutional Law II ( - 500N) - Kuykendall, M.

Books: Required:
1. Constitutional Law by Chemerinsky, 4th ed. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454817536.
2. Constitutional Law 2014 Supplement. Chemeranski. ISBN: 978-1454841692.

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Constitutional Litigation ( - 579X) - Pucillo, P.

Books: Required:
Constitutional Torts. 3rd ed., 2010. LexisNexis. ISBN: 978-1422470275.

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Consumer Law ( - 593G) - Ard, J.

Books: Required:
Greenfield's Consumer Transactions. 6th ed. West Academic. ISBN: 978-1609302771.
Recommended:
Greenfield's Consumer Transactions, 6th, Selected Statutes and Regulations (University Casebook Series) Paperback – November 13, 2013
by Michael M Greenfield. ISBN-13: 978-1609302955



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Contract Drafting ( - 594A) - Lawrence, D.

Books: Required:

Drafting Contracts: How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do by Tina L. Stark. Aspen, 2nd ed, 2014. ISBN: 978-0735594777.

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Contract Negotiation ( - 530F) - Pappas, B.

Books: Required:

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Paperback by Fisher, Ury, and Patton.
Other resources will be available on the TWEN page for this course.

Assignment: Read the entire book.

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Contract Negotiation ( - 530F) - Pappas, B.

Books: Required:
Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Paperback by Fisher, Ury, and Patton.
Other resources will be available on the TWEN page for this course.

Assignment: Read the entire book.

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Contract Negotiation ( - 530F) - Bedikian, M.

Books: Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Paperback by Fisher, Ury, and Patton.
Other resources will be available on the TWEN page for this course.

Assignment: Read the entire book.

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Copyright Law ( - 533B) - Pager, S.

Books: Required:
Copyright in Global Information Economy by Cohen, Loren, et.al. 3rd ed. Aspen. ISBN: 978-0735591967.
The Supplement is optional.

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Corporate Finance ( - 508B) - Spoon, E.

Books: Required:
Corporate Finance: Principles and Practice by Carney. 3rd ed. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1609304584.

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Corporate Law and Policy Seminar ( - 508D) - Walther, B.

Books: Required:
The New Tycoons: Inside the Trillion Dollar Private Equity that Owns Everything, by Jason Kelly. 2012 Bloomberg Press. ISBN: 978-1118205464.

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Corporate Law and Policy: Corporate Governance and Compliance ( - 508F) - Hall, C.

Books: Required:
The Law of Governance, risk Management and Compliance by Geoffrey Miller. 2014, Aspen Casebook Series. ISBN: 978-1454845447.

Assignment: In your text read: pp. 1-10, 197-221, 268-270.

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Criminal Law ( - 500F) - O'Brien, B.

Books: Required:

Dressler & Garvey, Cases and Materials on Criminal Law. West Academic, 6th ed., 2012. ISBN: 978-0314279828.

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Criminal Law ( - 500F) - Totten, M.

Books: Required:
Criminal Law by Joshua Dressler. 6th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314279828.

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Criminal Law ( - 500F) - Totten, M.

Books: Required:
Criminal Law by Joshua Dressler. 6th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314279828.

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Criminal Law ( - 500F) - Aquilina, R.

Books: Required:

Defining Crimes by Stuntz and Hoffman. 2nd ed. Wolters Kluwer, Aspen Casebook. ISBN: 978-1454851356.

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Criminal Procedure: Adjudication ( - 616C) - Kaplan, S.

Books: Required:
Criminal Procedure; Adjudication and Right to Counsel by Ronald Allen. 2011. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. ISBN: 978-0735590250.


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Criminal Procedure: Investigation ( - 616B) - Katz, D.

Books: Required:
1. Basic Criminal Procedure (Policy Practices) Cases, Comments, Questions by Kamisar, LaFave, et.al. 13th ed. Thomson West. ISBN: 978-0314911667.
2. BasicCriminal Procedure, 2014 Supplement by Kamisar, LaFave, et.al. 2014 Thomson West. ISBN: 978-1628100853.

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Criminal Procedure: Investigation ( - 616B) - Candeub, A.

Books: Required:
Dressler and Thomas Criminal Procedure: Investigating Crimes by Josh Dressler & George Thomas. 5th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314279514.


Assignment: Jan. 12, 2015:
Amendment IV, US Constitution (p.2); pp. 44-48, pp. 64-85.

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Criminal Trial Advocacy I - PreTrial ( - 617A) - Kaplan, S.

Books: No textbook required. Handout provided by the professor, are also available on the professors website.

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Criminal Trial Advocacy III Post-Conviction Remedies ( - 617C) - Scullion, M.

Books: No textbook required.

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Current Issues in Securities Regulation ( - 524C) - Makens H/Meurlin C

Books: No textbook required.
The professor will be providing materials.

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Decedents' Estates and Trusts ( - 501D) - Ten Brink, C.

Books: Sign up on the TWEN page for this course.

Required:
Wills, Trusts & Estates by Dukeminier and Sitkoff. Aspen, 9th ed. ISBN: 978-1454824572.

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Decedents' Estates and Trusts ( - 501D) - Jacobs, M.

Books: Required:
Wills, Trust & Estates by Dukeminier and Sitkoff. 9th ed., Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454824572.

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Environmental Law ( - 566A) - Morag-Levine, N.

Books: Required:
Environmental Regulation: Law, Science and Policy by Percival et.al. 7th ed. 2013. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454822288.

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Estate Planning and Drafting Seminar ( - 540B) - Schweitzer, L.

Books: Required:
Teaching Materials on Estate Planning by Gary W. Beyer, 4th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314195913.

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European Union Law ( - 548C) - Reifenberg, Jr., J.

Books: Required:

1. Cases and Materials on European Union Law by Bermann, Goebel, Davey & Fox. 3rd ed. 2011. West Academic. ISBN: 978-03149378.
2. Cases and Materials on European Union Law Supplement. 3rd ed. West Academic. ISBN: 978-0314184191.

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Evidence ( - 500P) - Pucillo, P.

Books: Required:

1. Evidence by George Fisher, 3rd ed., 2012 Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1609300609.
2. 2014-2015 Federal Rules of Evidence Statutory and Case Supplement to Evidence by George Fisher, 3rd ed.. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1628101706.

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Family Law: Marriage & Divorce ( - 541E) - Starnes, C.

Books: Required:
Contemporary Family Law by Abrams, Cahn, Ross & Meyer. 3rd ed. 2012. West. ISBN: 978-0314276872.

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Family Law: Marriage & Divorce ( - 541E) - Starnes, C.

Books: Required:
Contemporary Family Law by Abrams, Cahn, Ross & Meyer. 3rd ed. 2012. West. ISBN: 978-0314276872.

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Federal Investigation and Prosecution ( - 616E) - Schneider, M.

Books: Recommended:
Criminal Code and Rules, 2013 West. ISBN: 978-031466752.

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Global Law Colloquium ( - 545D) - Mansour, S.

Books: No textbook required.

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Global Law Colloquium ( - 545D) - Mansour, S.

Books: No textbook required.

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Global Perspectives on Education Law ( - 545E) - Bowman, K.

Books: Sign up on the TWEN page for this course. The professor will supply some materials and the remainder will be posted on TWEN.

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Global Perspectives on Women in Law ( - 541Q) - Brenner, H.

Books: Required:
Women in the World's Legal Professions by Shaw and Schultz. Hart Publishing, 2003. ISBN: 978-1841133195.

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Health Care Fraud and Abuse ( - 558J) - Kaser, B.

Books: No textbook required. The professor will provide materials.

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Immigration Consequences of Crime ( - 541T) - Kloet, J.

Books: No textbook required.

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Intellectual Property Practicum ( - 535F) - Falcoff, M.

Books: No textbook required.

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International Human Rights ( - 548F) - Bitensky, S.

Books: Required:

1. International Human Rights: Law, Policy and Process by Weissbrodt, et al. 4th ed. LexisNexis. ISBN: 978-1422411735.
2. Selected Human Rights Instruments, etc. by Weissbrodt et al. 4th ed. LexisNexis. ISBN: 978-1422411742.

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International Intellectual Property Law ( - 533E) - Pager, S.

Books: No textbook required.

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Introduction to Islamic Law ( - 545F) - Khalil, M.

Books: Required:
An introduction to Islamic Law by Wael B. Hallaq. Cambridge University Press, 2009. ISBN: 978-0521678735.

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Investor Advocacy Clinic I ( - 631B) - Edwards, B.

Books: Required:
1. Essential Lawyering Skills by Krieger and Neuman. 3rd ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-0735564053.
2. The Practioner's guide to Securities Arbitration by Doss & Frankowski. ABA Publishing. ISBN: 978-1614387596.

Assignment:

Details: The professor has specified the 3rd ed. Edwards

Investor Advocacy Clinic II ( - 631C) - Edwards, B.

Books: No textbook required.

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Juvenile Law ( - 541K) - Darden, T.

Books: Required:

Children, Parents and the Law: Public and Private Authority in the Home, Schools and Juvenile Courts. 3rd ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-0735507135.

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King Scholars Seminar ( - 626D) - Saunders, K.

Books: No materials required.

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Land Use Planning ( - 566B) - Ten Brink, C.

Books: Required:
Land Use Planning and Development Regulation Law by Juergensmeyer & Roberts. 3rd ed. Hornbrook Series by West. ISBN: 978-0314286475.


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Law and Economics ( - 515) - Mercuro, N.

Books: Required:

1. A collection of readings available at Budget Printing on Trowbridge Rd.
2. Economics and the Law: From Posner to Post-Modernism and Beyond by Mercuro and Medema. 2nd ed., 2006. Princeton University Press. ISBN: 978-0691125725.

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Law and Interpretation ( - 579R) - Ravitch, F.

Books: Required:
The Language of Judges by Larry Sloan. 1st ed. Univ. of Chicago Press, 1993. ISBN: 978-0226767918.


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Law and Religion ( - 579K) - Ravitch, F.

Books: Required:
Law & Religions A Reader: Cases, Concepts & Theory by Ravitch. 2nd ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314180469.

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Law Practice Management ( - 592) - Kaser, B.

Books: Required:
Materials and Cases on Law Practice Management. A Learning Tool for Law Students by Thomas Steele. Lexis Nexis. ISBN: 978-0820553474.

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Laws of War ( - 548M) - Lynch, J.

Books: Required:
International Law and Armed Conflict: Fundamental Principles and Contemporary Challenges in the Law of War by Blank, Laurie and Noone. Wolters Kluwer, 2013. ISBN: 978-1454817727.

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Legal Analysis, Practice Application and Writing ( - 600B) - Dinan, T.

Books: No textbooks required.

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Legal Analytics ( - 537N) - Katz/Bommarito

Books: Required:
1. Machine Learning: The Art and Science of Algorithmns that Make Sense of Data by Peter Flach. Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 978-107422223.
2. Machine Learning for Hackers by Conway & White. O'Reilly Press. 2012. ISBN: 978-1449303716.

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Legal English I for Foreign Lawyers ( - 804A) - Francis, J.

Books: Required:
A coursepack will be available at the Spartan Bookstore.

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Legislation ( - 579P) - Wiener, R.

Books: Required:
Cases and Materials on Legislation and Regulation: Statues and the Creation of Public Policy by Eskridge, Frickey, Garret and Brudney. 5th ed. West Academic. ISBN: 978-1628101737.

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Litigation: Data, Theory, Practice, Process ( - 537M) - Katz/Linna, Jr

Books: Required:
Bone's Civil Procedure: The Economics of Civil Procedure (Turning Point Series). 1st ed. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1587781728.

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Mergers and Acquisitions ( - 516) - Walther, B.

Books: No textbook required.

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Michigan Legal Analysis and Writing ( - 600A) - Dinan, T.

Books: No textbook required.

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Mortgages ( - 593C) - Johnson, C.

Books: No textbook required. Professor will provide materials.

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Natural Resources Law ( - 566C) - Singel, W.

Books: Required:
Natural Resources Law: A Place-Based Book of Cases and Problems by Klein and Cheever. Aspen Casebook, 2013. ISBN: 978-1454825098.

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Negotiation ( - 591C) - Raheem, A.

Books: Required:
Effective Legal Negotiation and Settlement by Charles Craver. 7th ed. LexisNexis. ISBN: 978-0769848983.


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Negotiation ( - 591C) - Basta, J.

Books: Required:
1. Getting to Yes by Fisher and Ury. ISBN: 978-0143118756.
2. Getting Past No by Ury. Bantam Books. ISBN: 0553371312.
3. Lawyer Negotiations: Theory Practice and Law by Folberg & Golann. Aspen. 2nd ed. ISBN: 978-0735599703.

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Patent Litigation ( - 533R) - Murphy, K.

Books: Required:
Patent Litigation by Moore, Holbrook and Murphy. 4th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314278654.

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Perspectives on Law for King Scholars ( - 626A) - Saunders, K.

Books: Required:
Why Lawsuits are Good for America: Disciplined Democracy, Big Business, and the Common Law (Critical America) by Bogus. NYU Press. ISBN: 978-0814799161.

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Problem Solving in Michigan Family Law ( - 600g) - Gentry, K.

Books: Required:
Michigan Bar Exam Essay Deconstruction by Glazier, 2012. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-0735509955.

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Problem-solving Approaches to Conflict Resolution ( - 505C) - Roumell, G.

Books: Required:
Dispute Resolution and Lawyers by Leonard Riskin, et.al. 5th ed. West.
ISBN: 978-0314285898.

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Professional Responsibility ( - 500Q) - Brown, T.

Books: Required:
1. Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law by Lerman & Schrag. 3rd ed. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454803010.
2. Professional Responsibility: Standards, Rules & Statues by John Dzienkowski. 2014-2015. ISBN: 978-1628100471.

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Property ( - 500G) - Bowman, K.

Books: Required:
Property: A Contemporary Approach by Sprankling. 2nd ed. 2012. ISBN: 978-0314275547.

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Property ( - 500G) - Carter-Johnson, J.

Books: Required:
Property: A Contemporary Approach by Sprankling and Coletta. 2nd ed., Interactive Casebook. ISBN: 978-0314275547.

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Property ( - 500G) - Favre, D.

Books: Required:
Property: Concise Edition by Dukeminier, Krier, Alexander et.al. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454851387. Also available:
Property: Connected Concise Edition – hardcover for rent for the semester and digital copy for life: Property (Concise ed.), by Dukeminier, Krier, et al. (ISBN: 9781454830726)

This digital format is much better than old versions of digital books and contains considerable support material; if you are inclined, check it out at www.aspenlaw.com/connected



Assignment: Read pp. 1-22.

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Public International Law ( - 548N) - Reifenberg, Jr., J.

Books: Required:

1. International Law Cases & Materials by Damrosch, et.al. 6th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314286437.
2. Basic Documents Supplement to International Law Materials by Damrosch, et.al. 6th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314286451.

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Reading Comprehension Skills for Foreign Lawyers ( - 804D) - Wilson-Duffy, C.

Books: Required:
1. Inside Reading 2e Student Book 4 by Kent Ricvhmond. ISBN: 978-0194416306.
2. Freedom for the Thought That We Hate: A Biography of the First Amendment. Anthony Lewis. ISBN: 978-0465018192.


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Regulatory State ( - 530G) - Morag-Levine, N.

Books: Required:
The Regulatory State by Bressman, et.al. 2nd ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454822684.

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Regulatory State ( - 530G) - Sant'Ambrogio, M.

Books: Required:
A custom readers will be available at the Spartan Bookstore. Aspen. ISBN: 978-1454846833.

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Regulatory State ( - 530G) - Chen, J.

Books: Required:
Statutes, Regulation and Interpretation: Legislation and Administration in the REpublic of Statute by Eskridge and Gluck. 1st ed. West Academic Press. ISBN: 978-0314273567.

Assignment:

Details:

Regulatory State ( - 530G) - Candeub, A.

Books: Required:
Legislation, Regulation by John Manning and Matthew Stephenson. Foundation Press, 2010. ISBN: 978-1599417264.

Assignment: The first assignment will be posted on the TWEN page for this course.

Details:

Remedies ( - 593D) - Grosso, C.

Books: Required:
Equitable Remedies, Restitution and Damages, Cases and Materials by Kovacic-Fleischer, Love and Grant. 8th ed., 2010. West Publishing. ISBN: 978-0314194930.

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Research, Writing & Advocacy: International LL.M. ( - 804) - Mansour, S.

Books: A coursepack will be available at the Spartan Bookstore beginning in late December.

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Research, Writing & Advocacy: International LL.M. ( - 804) - Mansour, S.

Books: A coursepack will be available at the Spartan Bookstore beginning in late December.

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Sales and Leases ( - 501F) - Spoon, E.

Books: Required:
1. Sales and Leases: A Problem-Solving Approach by Rusch and Sepinuck, West. ISBN: 978-0314192035.
2. Commercial Law: Selected Statues, 2014-2015, by Warren and Walt. Foundation Press. ISBN: 978-1628102673.

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Secured Transactions ( - 501E) - Johnson, C.

Books: Required:

Problems and Materials on Secured Transactions by Whaley & McJohn. 8th ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-0735592490.

Assignment:

Details: The professor requested the 8th ed.

Securities Litigation Seminar ( - 524A) - Edwards, B.

Books: Required:
Nagy, Painter & Sachs, Securities Litigation & Enforcement. 3rd ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314277817.

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Special Topics in Comp Law: Comparative Constitutional Law ( - 549C) - Staszewski, G.

Books: No textbook required.

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Tax Clinic I ( - 630C) - Wease, J.

Books: No textbook required.

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Tax Clinic II ( - 630D) - Wease, J.

Books: No textbook required.

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Topics in Comparative Constitutional Law: Free Expression ( - 549D) - Saunders, K.

Books: Required:
The First Amendment in Cross-Cultural Perspective: A Comparative Legaal Analysis of the Freedom of Speech by Krotoszynski, NY University Press. ISBN: 978-0814747872.

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Topics in Conflict of Laws: Choice of Law ( - 550A) - Brown, T.

Books: Required:
Understanding Conflicts of Law by Richmond & Reynolds. LexisNexis, 3rd ed. ISBN: 978-1422483817.

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Topics in Constitutional Law: Judicial Biographies ( - 579U) - Kuykendall, M.

Books: Required:
The American Judicial Tradition: Profiles of Leading American Judges by Edward White. 3rd ed. Oxford University Press. ISBN: 978-0195139624.

Assignment:

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Trade Secrets ( - 535N) - Moore, T.

Books: Required:
Cases and Materials on Trade Secret Law by Rowe and Sandee. 1st ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314195265.

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Trial Practice Institute-Pretrial II ( - 623C) - Sherman, A.

Books: Recommended:
Pretrial by Mauet. Wolters Kluwer, 8th ed.ISBN: 978-1454803034.


Assignment:

Details:

Trial Practice Institute-Pretrial II ( - 623C) - McNally, V.

Books: Recommended:
Pretrial by Mauet. 8th ed. Wolters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1454803034.

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Trial Practice Institute-Trial II ( - 623E) - Buckley, J.

Books: Required:
1. ICLE Michigan Courtroom Evidence, 4th ed.
2. McElhaney's Trial Notebook, 4th ed. by James McElhaney.
Handouts from Professor Buckley will be provided during the semester.

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Trial Practice Institute-Trial II ( - 623E) - Aquilina, R.

Books: Recommended:
1. The Art and Science of Trial Advocacy by Perrin, Caldwell and Chase. LexisNexis. ISBN: 978-1422482230. ASSIGNMENTS ARE FROM THIS TEXT.
2. McElhaney's Trial Notebook. 4th ed. ISBN: 978-1590315033.
3. Trial Advocacy Before Judges, Jurors, and Arbitrators. 4th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314262691.

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Trial Practice Institute: Theatrical Skills - Advocacy as a Performing Art ( - 623A) - Job, M.

Books: Required:
A coursepack will be available at the Spartan Bookstore for this course.


Assignment: See the TWEN site for this class.

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Trial Practice Institute: Theatrical Skills - Advocacy as a Performing Art ( - 623A) - Lepard, J.

Books: A coursepack will be available at the Spartan Bookstore for this course.

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Trial Practice Institute: Trial Practicum ( - 623J) - McNally, V.

Books: Required:
State v. Jackson. 4th ed. NITA. ISBN: 978-1601563255.


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Workers' Compensation ( - 610) - Bruce-Erickson, C.

Books: Required:
Workers' Compensation Cases and Materials by Little, Easton & Smith. 6th ed. West. ISBN: 978-0314187949.


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