Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Search and Seizure 5th ed by Wayne R. LaFave -- 2014-2015 pocket parts

The 2014-2015 pocket parts have been issued for Search and Seizure 5th ed. by LaFave.  The publication update may be viewed at this link.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Caselaw is set free. What Next?

A summary of efforts to provide case law free of charge with particular attention to Google's participation through Google Scholar is found in this entry (Oct. 20, 2014) from the Google Scholar Blog.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Lindey and Parley on Separation Agreements and Antenuptial Contracts, 2d

This publication was updated October 2014 and includes revised chapters on Child Custody, Spousal Support, and Agreement Binding.  Click here to view the publication update.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Tax Planning for Partners, Partnerships, and LLCs (Release 33)

This title was updated in October 2014.  Follow this link for the publication's update information. 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Rails-To-Trails: Conversion of Railroad Corridors to Recreational Trails

Chapter 78A of Powell on Real Estate was revised in September 2014.  This 132 page treatise provides a comprehensive overview of the use of railroad corridors as recreational trails, or other public uses, when they are not being used for trains.  View this link for the introduction and synopsis. The complete publication is available at the law library. 

Monday, August 11, 2014

Criminal Law Deskbook (Release 30 - August 2014)

These chapters have been completely updated to reflect new changes in case law and analysis:

Chapter 3, Substantive Crimes and Their Elements
Chapter 11, Plea Bargaining and the Guilty Plea
Chapter 12, Preparation for Trial

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Ohio Employment Practices Law -- Baldwin's Ohio Handbook Series (2014)

Recent developments in the 2014 edition include:

  • Discussion of the legality of an employee discharge over an employee's social media posts, including coverage of the recent National Labor Relations Board case Butler Medical Transport, LLC, 2013 WL 4761153 (N.L.R.B. Div. of Judges 2013). See section 10:10.

  • Coverage of the decision of the United States Supreme Court in the case of US Airways, Inc. v. McCutchen, 133 S. Ct. 1537, 185 L. Ed. 2d 654, 55 Employee Benefits Cas. (BNA) 1845 (2013), in which the Court resolved the circuit split on whether "equitable defenses" could override an ERISA plan's reimbursement provisions. See section 14:2.