[University of South Alabama]

BUSINESS LAW

Selected Resources

http://library.southalabama.edu

August 2006
(251) 460-7025

The following is a basic list of reference materials that may prove to be useful.  Please consult a reference librarian for assistance in using these sources or in locating other information.

REFERENCE SOURCES

Bieber’s Dictionary of Legal Citations. Ref. KF 246 .P73 1997
Black's Law Dictionary.  Ready Reference/Ref. KF 156 .B53 2004
Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. Ready Reference/Ref. KF 245 .B58 2000
Code of Alabama. [ http://www.legislature.state.al.us/CodeofAlabama//1975/coatoc.htm ]
Finding the Law. Ready Reference/Ref. KF 240 .B45 2005
FirstGov.gov for Businesses and Nonprofits. [ http://www.firstgov.gov/Business/Business_Gateway.shtml ]
How to Start a Business in Alabama. Ref. HD 62.5 .H685 2003
Inc. Yourself. Ref. HD 2741 .M38 2004
Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business. Bookstacks.  KF 1649 .Z9 S76 2005
UCC: Uniform Commercial Code. [ http://www.law.cornell.edu/ucc/ucc.table.html ]
Uniform Commercial Code in a Nutshell. Ref. KF 889.3 .S68 2002
West's Encyclopedia of American Law. Ref. KF 154 .W47 2005

LIABILITY & TORTS

Cases and Materials on Torts. Bookstacks. KF 1249 .R631998
Health Law: Cases, Materials and Problems. Bookstacks. KF 3821 .A7 H43 2004
Liability in Medicine and Public Health. Bookstacks. KF 2905.3 .A7 B68 2004
Products Liability and Basic Tort Law. Bookstacks. KF 1296 .K68 2005
Products Liability: Cases and Materials. Bookstacks. KF 1296 .A7 .F57 2002

PATENTS & COPYRIGHT

Cases and Materials on Patent Law. Bookstacks. KF 3113 .C47 2002
Intellectual Property: Cases and Materials. Bookstacks. KF 2980 .B39 2001
International Intellectual Property Law. Bookstacks. K 1401 .G65 2001
Patent, Copyright & Trademark. Ref. KF 2980 .E44 2006

FINANCE & ACCOUNTING

Antitrust Laws: A Primer. Bookstacks. KF 1650 .S53 1996
Concepts and Case Analysis in the Law of Contracts. Bookstacks. KF 801 .C44 2001
Foundation of Bankruptcy Law. Bookstacks. KF 1523 .F68 2005
Law and Accounting: Cases and Materials. Bookstacks. KF 1357 .A7 C86 2005
Law and Economics: Cases and Materials…Bookstacks. KF 385 .A4 H368 2002
Law of Buying and Selling. Bookstacks. KF 915 .Z9 J375 2002
Manager’s Guide to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Bookstacks. HF 5686 .C7 G5687 2004
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts. Bookstacks. KF 6499 .M4 G55 2005 (4 vol.)
Sale of Goods: Reading and Applying the Code. Bookstacks. KF 914 .C48 2002
State and Local Taxation: Cases and Materials. Bookstacks. KF 6730 .A7 H4 2005

ENVIRONMENT

Cases and Materials on Oil and Gas Law. Bookstacks. KF 1848 .O53 2002
Coastal and Ocean Law: Cases and Materials. Bookstacks KF 5627 .A7 .C63 2002
Environmental Compliance Handbook. Bookstacks. KF 3775 .B72 2002
Environmental Law Handbook. Bookstacks. KF 3775 .E473 2005

INTERNATIONAL

International Business Transactions in a Nutshell. Bookstacks. K 3943 .W65 2004
Law of International Business Transactions. Bookstacks. KF 915 .D56 2003
Managing Exports: Navigating the Complex Rules, Controls, Barriers, and Laws.
Bookstacks. HF 1414.4 .R49 2003

E-COMMERCE

Internet Legal Guide. Bookstacks. KF 390.5 .C6 P69 2002
Legal Guide to E-business. Bookstacks. KF 390.5 .C6 K59 2003
Legal Landmines in E-Commerce. Bookstacks. KF 889 .C365 2003

EMPLOYEES & LABOR LAW

Cases and Materials on Employment Law. Bookstacks. KF 3457 .A7 E848 2004
Dealing with Problem Employees: A Legal Guide. Bookstacks. KF 3457 .Z9 D45 2001
Electronic Monitoring in the Workplace. Bookstacks. HF 5549.5 .E37 E433 2005
Employee Rights in the Workplace. Bookstacks. KF 3455 .Z9 J37 2003
Employer’s Legal Handbook. Bookstacks. KF 3455 .Z9 S74 2005
Employment Discrimination Law: Cases and Materials… Bookstacks. KF 3464 .A7 J66 2004
Handbook of Employment Discrimination Research. Bookstacks. KF 3464 .H348 2005
How Arbitration Works/ Elkouri & Elkouri. Bookstacks. KF 3424 .E53 2003
Injured on the Job: Employee Rights, Workers’ Compensation & Disability. Bookstacks. KF 3615 .J376 2005
Investigating Workplace Harassment. Bookstacks. HF 5549.5 .S45 O67 2003
Labor Law. Bookstacks. KF 3369.6 .J37 2002
Mediation: Principles and Practices. Bookstacks. KF 9084 .K68 2004
Negotiating a Labor Contract. Bookstacks. HD 6483 .L69 2003
Performance Appraisal Handbook: Legal & Practical Rules…Bookstacks. HF 5549.5 .R3 D44 2005
Sexual Harassment: Cases, Case Studies… Bookstacks. KF 3467 .W448 2002
Whistleblower Law. Bookstacks. KF 3471 .K644 2004
Workplace Investigations. Bookstacks. HF 5549.5 .E43 G84 2004

ARTICLES, INDEXES, DATABASES

Access through the University Library homepage [ http://library.southalabama.edu ]
Business Source Premier (Ebsco)
General Business File ASAP (Gale/InfoTrac)
HeinOnline
Labor and Employment Law Library (BNA’s Labor Relations Reporter)
LegalTrac (Gale/InfoTrac)
Lexis Nexis Academic“News” and “Legal Research”
Mobile Register
Newspaper Source (Ebsco)
Regional Business News (Ebsco)

 

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