The library offers access to a wide variety of e-books and databases with legal information. Our e-book collection includes various practice guides, legal treatises, and self-help materials that can be borrowed and read in your Web browser or on an e-reader like a Kindle or an iPad. Our legal databases provide access to downloadable legal forms, case law, law review articles, and other legal information. Use the links on this page to access our e-books and legal databases.
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- By J. Hadley Edgar, Jr. Published by Lexis Nexis Matthew Bender. 1987.
This six volume set covers basic principles of torts in Texas and includes cross-references and case law analysis. It serves as a reference for professional liability torts, torts relating to real property, products liability, intentional torts and tort claims against public entities. The title covers remedies and procedures and includes a review of basic principles of settlement.
View the table of contents for this multi-volume set.
- By Marcia Boumil; Paul A. Hattis. Published by Thomson West. 2011. 3rd edition.
"Written by experts in the field, this Nutshell is a reliable source on medical liability law. It offers insight on establishing professional relationships and examines topics including: Negligence-based claims, Intentional torts, Causation, Damages, Affirmative defenses, Limitations, Immunities, Liabilities. The book also provides an overview of medical care liability issues affecting hospitals and managed care organizations." - from the publisher