Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy

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Publisher: Aspen Publishers
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Help your students master the principles of administrative law in an era of change with this new edition of the renowned casebook ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND REGULATORY POLICY: Problems, Text, and Cases, Fourth Edition. the book correlates issues of regulatory policy with doctrinal problems to explore the relationship between administrative government and democratic goals. Their extensively revised casebook now offers more explanatory materials, more concise text, many new cases, and reorganized material for greater accessibility. New co-authors Cas Sunstein and Matthew Spitzer join renowned administrative law authorities Stephen Breyer and Richard Stewart to offer a matchless view of administrative law, including: how agencies promote - political legitimacy how different understandings of democracy bear on evaluation of administrative government the multiple purposes of administrative agencies Emphasizing cutting-edge issues such as the regulation of risks to life and health and regulation of telecommunications, ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND REGULATORY POLICY: Problems, Text, and Cases, Fourth Edition, covers new ground, including: the President's changing relationship to the administrative system recent and proposed congressional initiatives judicial developments in the nature of legal interpretation the role of the judiciary in protecting traditional and nontraditional rights against agency interference or from agency abdication the landmark Chevron decision, including issues of standing and evaluation 'frontiers' issues such as cost-benefit analysis, 'low cost' methods of achieving regulatory goals, and 'health-health' tradeoffs The accompanying Teacher's Manual contains answers to all the problems in the book. To fully explore the nature and social significance of administrative law, complete with historical elements, turn to Breyer, Stewart, Sunstein, and Spitzer's thoughtful and thorough Fourth Editions.

Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy

Author: Stephen G. Breyer
Publisher: Aspen Casebook
ISBN: 9781454857914
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When you purchase a new version of this casebook from the LIFT Program, you receive 1-year FREE digital access to the corresponding Examples & Explanations in your course area. Now available in an interactive study center, Examples & Explanations offer hypothetical questions complemented by detailed explanations that allow you to test your knowledge of the topics covered in class. Starting July 1, 2017, if your new casebook purchase does not come with an access code on the inside cover of the book, please contact Wolters Kluwer customer service. The email address and phone number for customer service are on the copyright page, found within the first few pages, of your casebook. An outstanding author team examines administrative procedure and policy in light of substantive policy issues, such as public health and safety, environmental protections, and the regulation of the economy. Questions, notes, and problems support fruitful analysis of Supreme Court decisions, administrative acts, and matters of contemporary debate. Features: Revised materials on presidential appointment and removal E-rulemaking, the Obama Administration's transparency and openness initiatives, and new technologies Material on the Information Quality Act, midnight regulations, and guidance documents A new section on global administrative law Significant new Supreme Court decisions Streamlined Notes and Questions

The Law of Intellectual Property

Author: Craig Allen Nard
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 145488665X
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This comprehensive and practical book focuses on the core concepts of Intellectual Property. Its innovative pedagogy engages students with problems drawn from actual cases and provides them with introductions to cases and contextual summaries in the notes. Patent: Up to date Federal Circuit and Supreme Court case law, including: • Nautilus, Alice, Teva, Williamson, and Lexmark • Detailed substantive comments following the principal cases • More statistics and charts, particularly relating to USPTO decision-making and PTAB inter partes review • Enhanced Patent Reform Perspectives (i.e., America Invents Act) Copyright: • Expanded coverage of contemporary developments in copyright law, with 13 new cases; • Broader coverage of recent developments gives adopters greater flexibility in choosing materials within that structure. Trademark: • Updated to reflect recent Supreme Court decisions • New materials on bars to registration, functionality, expressive use, and remedies

Natural Resources Law

Author: Christine A. Klein
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454893508
Format: PDF, ePub
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Offering broad national coverage on an array of topics, Natural Resources Law, Fourth Edition conveys the drama behind resource disputes and policy and the love-of-place. Most cases are introduced with a photo or map of the place, along with a context-setting paragraph. Each group of cases—both foundational cases as well as new decisions—begins with a factually rich discussion problem tailored to the cases that follow. Many problems mirror traditional essay exam questions; others raise contemporary policy issues. This highly teachable book groups readings into discrete, assignment-sized chunks of 25-40 pages, allowing coverage of 2-4 cases or one problem during each class section. The main emphasis is on primary sources, and each chapter opens with relevant statutory and regulatory sections.

Insurance Law and Policy

Author: Tom Baker
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454890541
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A contemporary, easy-to-teach text by high-profile authors, this casebook invites students and teachers to re-imagine the field of Insurance Law. The authors demonstrates the big-picture role of insurance law and policy in American business and society, exploring federal-state regulatory roles in depth as well as the traditional topics covered in casebooks. Insurance Law and Policy: Cases and Materials uses more statutory material than any other casebook, with statutes typically presented through problems. Manageable assignments contain one major case followed by informative notes, questions and a problem.

Regulation and Its Reform

Author: Stephen G. BREYER
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674753761
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Develops a theory of trade regulation, shows the kinds of problems that can occur when the wrong type of controls are placed on an industry, and suggests an approach for modifying regulatory policies

Administrative Law

Author: Aspen Publishers
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 073555823X
Format: PDF
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After your casebook, Casenote Legal Briefs will be your most important reference source for the entire semester. It is the most popular legal briefs series available, with over 140 titles, and is relied on by thousands of students for its expert case summaries, comprehensive analysis of concurrences and dissents, as well as of the majority opinion in the briefs. Casenote Legal Briefs Features: Keyed to specific casebooks by title/author Most current briefs available Redesigned for greater student accessibility Sample brief with element descriptions called out Redesigned chapter opener provides rule of law and page number for each brief Quick Course Outline chart included with major titles Revised glossary in dictionary format

Public Choice Concepts and Applications in Law

Author: Maxwell L. Stearns
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
ISBN: 9780314177223
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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"Public Choice Concepts and Applications in Law is a terrific introductory book for law students and a valuable analytic resource for professors, whether veterans or newcomers to the field. Stearns and Zywicki break down the subject into freestanding components, allowing the reader to think about courts, legislatures, voters, and agencies in ways unimagined by anyone unfamiliar with the basic tools of public choice. Cases, articles, and classic insights are brought together in a way that truly makes this a volume about the application of public choice tools to legal doctrines. There is nothing like it." --Saul Levmore, William B. Graham Professor of Law, University of Chicago

Federal Taxation of Wealth Transfers

Author: Stephanie J. Willbanks
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454874716
Format: PDF
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With an emphasis on tax planning, Federal Taxation of Wealth Transfers: Cases and Problems integrates stimulating problems with statutes, regulations, and cases to create a highly teachable and student-friendly casebook. This casebook emphasizes problem solving, statutory construction, and policy-analysis skills, and is ideal for 2- or 3-credit courses in estate and gift taxation. The Fourth Edition has been updated to incorporate the 2012 American Taxpayer Relief Act provisions and the final portability regulations. It offers new case law, analyses and problems regarding private annuities, net gifts, and ascertainable standards. The text has been expanded to feature new cases, administrative rulings, and studies. Existing cases and text have been edited or deleted to highlight essential themes. The casebook is logically organized but its flexible organization accommodates reorganizing material to fit individual course structures, and could be used for a basic wealth transfer tax class or to complement either a wills and trust course or an estate planning course.

Environmental Regulation

Author: Robert V. Percival
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454882115
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Environmental Regulation: Law, Science, and Policy delivers unparalleled coverage of policy that focuses on the substance of environmental statutes, how they are translated into regulations, and the factors that affect real-world behavior. Self-contained chapters, written in a style accessible to the non-specialist, afford instructors flexibility in organizing courses. Effective teaching and study aids include charts and diagrams mapping the structure of each environmental statute, real-world-based problems and questions, “pathfinders” explaining where to find crucial source materials for every major topic, an extensive glossary, and a list of acronyms.