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LAW 564 Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Mohun, M.

1. Bennett, Ellen J., Annotated Model Rules of Professional Conduct, 10th Edition, ABA, 2023. 

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2. Jefferson, Pearce, Green, Joy, Professional Responsibility: A Contemporary Approach. 5th edition, West Academic Publishing, 2023.

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LAW 564 Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Milles, J.

1. Lisa G. Lerman, Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law. 6th edition. Aspen Publishing, 2022.

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2. Martyn, Susan R., The Law Governing Lawyers: Model Rules, Standards, Statutes, and State Lawyer Rules of Professional Conduct. 2023-2024 edition. Aspen Publishing, 2023.

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LAW 606 Intro to Health Law Masterman, C.

1. Clark, Fuse Brown, Gatter, McCuskey, and Pendo. Health Law: Cases, Materials, and Problems. 9th edition, West Academic Publishing, 2022.

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LAW 610 Criminal Procedure: Investigation Coombs, D.

1. Chemerinsky & Levenson. Criminal Procedure: Investigation. 4th edition, Aspen Publishing, 2022.

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LAW 612 Constitutional Law 2 Melish, T.

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LAW 613 Evidence Bartholomew, C.

1. Peter Nicolas. Evidence: A Problem-Based and Comparative Approach. 4th edition, Carolina Academic Press, 2018.

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2. Peter Nicolas. Evidence: 2021 Statutory Supplement. 4th edition, Carolina Academic Press, 2021.

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LAW 625 Bar Exam Strategies & Skills MacDonald, W.

1.Finz & Ruskell. Strategies & Tactics for the Finz Multistate Method (Bar Review). 6th edition, Aspen Publishing, 2023.

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LAW 629 Children and the Law Brown, M.

1. Douglas E. Abrams. Children and the Law, Doctrine, Policy and Practice. 7th edition, West Academic, 2020.

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LAW 631 Administrative Law Giammatteo, J.

1. Mashaw, Merrill, Shane, Magill, Cuellar, and Parrillo. Administrative Law, The American Public Law System, Cases and Materials. 8th edition, West Academic, 2020.

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LAW 643 White Collar Crime Murray, G.

1.Gary Muldoon. Criminal Law Slanguage of New York. 5th edition, Muldoon, Getz & Reston, 2012.

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LAW 649 NY Matrimonial Family Practice Siegrist, J.

1.Gruner, Joshua B.. Matrimonial Law. 23/24 edition, NYSBA, 2023.

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LAW 657  Election Law Gardner, J.

1. James Gardner and Guy-Uriel Charles, Election Law in the American Political System. 3rd edition, Aspen Publishing, 2023. 

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LAW 668 Civil RICO Yankelunas, E.

1.Gregory P. Joseph. Civil RICO: A Definitive Guide, 5th edition, American Bar Association, 2018.

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LAW 686 Sports Betting: Gambling Law Noble, A.

1.Miller, Keith C.. The Law of Regulated Gambling: A Practical Guide for Business Lawyers, American Bar Association, 2020.

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LAW 691 Pension Employee Benefits Wooten, J.

1. Anderson, Pratt, and Stumpff. Pension and Employee Benefit Statutes and Regulations, Selected Sections. 2017 edition, West Academic, 2017.

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LAW 694 Criminal Adjudication  O'Rourke, A.

1. Allen, Ronald et al., Comprehensive Criminal Procedure. 5th edition, Aspen Publishing, 2020. 

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LAW 699 Employment Law Coleman, T.

1. Crain, Marion G. Work Law: Cases and Materials. 4th edition, Carolina Academic Press, 2020.

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LAW 705 Federal Income Tax 2 Forman, H.

1. Burke & Friel, Taxation of Individual Income, 13th Edition, Carolina Academic Press, 2023. 

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2. Daniel J. Lathorpe. Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations, 2024 with Motro Tax Map. 2024 edition, West Academic, 2023.

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LAW 746 Patent Law Semet, A.

1. Masur, Jonathan S. Patent Law: Cases, Problems, and Materials. 3rd edition, 2023

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LAW 794  Sales Transactions Monestier, T.

1. Benfield and Greenfield. Sales: Cases and Materials. 8th edition, West Academic, 2020.

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LAW 803 Psychiatry and the Law Cervantes, A.

1. American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders : DSM-5-TR. 5th edition, APA, 2022.

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2. Charles Patrick Ewing. Insanity murder, madness, and the law, Oxford University Press, 2008.

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LAW 808 Wills, Trusts, & Estates Forman, H.

1. Dukeminier & Sitkoff, Wills, trusts and estates. 11th edition, Aspen Publishing, 2021. 

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LAW 837 Military Justice Coombs, D.

1. Fidell, Fissell, Rosenblatt, and Sullivan, Military Justice Cases and Materials, 4th Edition, Carolina Academic Press, 2023. 

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LAW 855 Corporate Compliance Conduct Moskal, P,

1. Boghraty, Babak, Organizational Compliance and Ethics. Aspen Publishing, 2018. 

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LAW 885 Wildlife and Biodiversity Civiletto, C.

1. Freyfogle. Wildlife Law: A Primer. 2nd edition, Island Press, 2019.

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LAW 891 Copyright Bartholomew, M.

1. Cohen, Julie, Copyright in a Global Information Economy. 5th edition, Aspen Publishing, 2020. 

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LAW 896 Family Violence Women's Rights Clinic Olin, J. & Omel, K.

1. Deborah Epstein, The Clinic Seminar, West Academic, 2014.

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2. Roger Fisher. Getting to yes : negotiating agreement without giving in. 3rd edition, Penguin, 2011.

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LAW 915 Mental Health & Well-Being Lukasik, D.

1. Shailini George, Law Student's Guide to Doing Well & Being Well. Carolina Academic Press, 2021. 

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LAW 922 Commercial Negotiation Fahs, R.

1. Roger Fisher. Getting to yes : negotiating agreement without giving in. 3rd edition, Penguin, 2011.

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2. Chris Voss with Tahl Raz. Never split the difference : negotiating as if your life depended on it. HarperCollins Publisher, 2016.

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