First Year Book List

This list contains the selection of books designated as "required" or "optional" by the course instructors for the current term. Some courses may require purchasing a course reader. These Course Readers are available for purchase, along with the rest of the textbooks, at the LuValle Commons bookstore, located next to the law building. The price associated with each book is the amount charged by the LuValle Commons bookstore. Assignments and any additional readings can be found on MyLaw.

New Indicates a change or addition in the last 14 days. If a class is not listed here, then there are no textbooks assigned at this time.

LAW 100 LEC 3 Contracts - Bussel, Daniel
Bussel et al. Contract Law and Its Application: Cases and Materials   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683282068. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $245.50
Chirelstein, Marvin A. Concepts and Case Analysis in the Law of Contracts  7th ed.  
ISBN: 9781609303303. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $46.00
LAW 100 LEC 4 Contracts - Stone, Katherine
Dawson et al. Contracts: Cases and Comment  10th ed.  
ISBN: 9781609302115. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $245.50
Dawson et al. Contracts: Cases and Comment.  9th ed.  Appendix.
ISBN: 9781599413198. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $29.00
LAW 100 LEC 7/8 Contracts - Oh, Jason New
George and Korobkin. Selections from the Restatement (Second) and Uniform Commercial Code for First-Year Contracts     2017 ed.
ISBN: 9781454882350. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $53.00
LAW 108A DIS 1A Legal Research and Writing - Lyon Grossman, Kerry New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
LAW 108A DIS 1B Legal Research and Writing - Wetzstein, Sarah New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. OPTIONAL $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1C Legal Research and Writing - Wetzstein, Sarah New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. OPTIONAL $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1D Legal Research and Writing - Lanning, Deirdre New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. REQUIRED $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1E Legal Research and Writing - Light, Jason New
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. REQUIRED $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1F Legal Research and Writing - Matsuoka, Andrea New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
LAW 108A DIS 1G Legal Research and Writing - Light, Jason New
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. REQUIRED $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1H Legal Research and Writing - Lyon Grossman, Kerry New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
LAW 108A DIS 1I Legal Research and Writing - Cramer, Julie New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. OPTIONAL $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1J Legal Research and Writing - Schneider, Todd New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. OPTIONAL $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1K Legal Research and Writing - Schneider, Todd New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. OPTIONAL $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1L Legal Research and Writing - Lanning, Deirdre New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
Harvard Law Review Association. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9780692400197. Harvard Law Review Association. REQUIRED $38.75
Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for Lawyers  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781594601514. Carolina Academic Press. REQUIRED $22.00
LAW 108A DIS 1P Legal Research and Writing - Matsuoka, Andrea New
Course Reader    
REQUIRED
LAW 120 LEC 1 Criminal Law I - Dolovich, Sharon
Kadish et al. Criminal Law and its Processes  10th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454873808. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $257.00
LAW 120 LEC 2 Criminal Law I - Thaxton, Sherod
Dressler and Garvey. Cases and Materials on Criminal Law  6th ed.  
ISBN: 9780314279828. West. REQUIRED $44.75
Dressler, Joshua. Understanding Criminal Law   6th ed.  
ISBN: 9780769848938. LexisNexis. OPTIONAL $49.00
LAW 130 LEC 1/2 Property - Carlson, Ann New
Dukeminier et al. Property   8th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454851363. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. REQUIRED $228.97
LAW 130 LEC 5 Property - Sander, Richard New
Dukeminier et al. Property   8th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454851363. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. REQUIRED $228.97
Singer, Joseph William. Property.   5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882237. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. OPTIONAL $85.97
Singer, Joseph William. Property  3rd ed.  
ISBN: 9780735589353. Aspen Publishers. OPTIONAL $82.00
Singer, Joseph William. Property.  4th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454839279. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. OPTIONAL $90.00
Sprankling, John G. Understanding Property Law  3rd ed.  
ISBN: 9781422498736. LexisNexis. OPTIONAL $44.47
LAW 130 LEC 6 Property - Bryant, Taimie New
Information about course materials to be provided on faculty's MyLaw course page.    
REQUIRED
LAW 140 LEC 5/6 Torts - Wang, Alex New
Abraham, Kenneth S. The Forms and Functions of Tort Law   5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781634594516. Foundation Press Thomson/West. REQUIRED $42.47
LAW 140 LEC 7/8 Torts - Grady, Mark New
Information about course materials to be provided on faculty's MyLaw course page.    
OPTIONAL
LAW 145 LEC 1/2 Civil Procedure - Spillenger, Clyde New
Yeazell & Schwartz Civil Procedure   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868347. Wolters Kluwer/Aspen. REQUIRED $225.47
Yeazell and Schwartz Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials  2017 ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882633. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $56.47
LAW 145 LEC 3/4 Civil Procedure - Yeazell, Stephen New
Yeazell & Schwartz Civil Procedure   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868347. Wolters Kluwer/Aspen. REQUIRED $225.47
Yeazell and Schwartz Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials  2017 ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882633. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $56.47
LAW 145 LEC 5/6 Civil Procedure - Schwartz, Joanna New
Yeazell & Schwartz Civil Procedure   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868347. Wolters Kluwer/Aspen. REQUIRED $225.47
Yeazell and Schwartz Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials  2017 ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882633. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $56.47
LAW 145 LEC 7 Civil Procedure - Gómez, Laura New
Yeazell & Schwartz Civil Procedure   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868347. Wolters Kluwer/Aspen. REQUIRED $225.47
Yeazell and Schwartz Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials  2017 ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882633. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $56.47
LAW 145 LEC 8 Civil Procedure - Scallen, Eileen New
Yeazell & Schwartz Civil Procedure   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868347. Wolters Kluwer/Aspen. REQUIRED $225.47
Yeazell and Schwartz Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials  2017 ed.  
ISBN: 9781454882633. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $56.47