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 3/4 Contracts - Furth-Matzkin, Meirav
Ayres and Klass. Studies in Contract Law  9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781634603256. Foundation Press. REQUIRED
Burton and Eisenberg (ed.) Contract Law: Selected Source Materials Annotated   2020 expanded ed.  
ISBN: 9781647080761. West Academic Publishing. OPTIONAL $55.00
Farnsworth et al. Contracts: Cases and Materials   9th ed.  
ISBN: 9781634606530. Foundation Press. OPTIONAL $243.97
LAW 100 LEC 7/8 Contracts - Verstein, Andrew
Blum and Bushaw. Contracts: Cases, Discussion, and Problems  4th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868354. WoltersKluwer. REQUIRED $287.00
Notes: Bookstore has limited stock. Additional copies may be available on Amazon. Digital version available from publisher (ISBN# 9781454889694).
LAW 108B DIS 1A Legal Research and Writing - Wetzstein, Sarah
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1B Legal Research and Writing - Lyon Grossman, Kerry
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1C Legal Research and Writing - Collins, Amelia
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1D Legal Research and Writing - Lanning, Deirdre
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1E Legal Research and Writing - Collins, Amelia
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1F Legal Research and Writing - Lyon Grossman, Kerry
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1G Legal Research and Writing - Cramer, Julie
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1I Legal Research and Writing - Wetzstein, Sarah
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1J Legal Research and Writing - Lanning, Deirdre
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1K Legal Research and Writing - Whitcup, Andrew
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 108B DIS 1P Legal Research and Writing - Whitcup, Andrew
Guberman, Ross. Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates  2nd ed.  
ISBN: 9780199943852. Oxford University Press. REQUIRED $25.95
LAW 120 LEC 1/2 Criminal Law I - Langer, Máximo
Kadish, Schulhofer and Barkow. Criminal Law and its Processes  10th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454873808. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $294.00
LAW 120 LEC 3/4 Criminal Law I - Glater, Jonathan
Lee and Harris. Criminal Law: Cases and Materials  4th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683284062. West Academic Publishing. REQUIRED $241.00
LAW 120 LEC 5/6 Criminal Law I - Gómez, Laura
Lee and Harris. Criminal Law: Cases and Materials  4th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683284062. West Academic Publishing. REQUIRED $241.00
LAW 130 LEC 7/8 Property - Saxer, Shelley
Rothstein, Richard. The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America    
ISBN: 9781631494536. Liveright Publishing Corporation. REQUIRED
Notes: A link to the digital version will be provided in MyLaw on your course page.
Saxer et al. Contemporary Property  5th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683284451. REQUIRED $250.00
LAW 140 LEC 1/2 Torts - Emerson, Blake
Franklin et al. Tort Law and Alternatives: Cases and Materials  10th ed.  
ISBN: 9781634593007. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $250.00
LAW 140 LEC 5/6 Torts - Stone, Rebecca
Goldberg, Sebok, and Zipursky. Tort Law: Responsibilities and Redress   4th ed.  
ISBN: 9781454868200. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $294.00
LAW 148 LEC 3/4 Constitutional Law I - Gardbaum, Stephen
Feldman and Sullivan. Constitutional Law  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683287872. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $245.00
LAW 148 LEC 7/8 Constitutional Law I - Goldstein, Robert
Feldman and Sullivan. Constitutional Law  20th ed.  
ISBN: 9781683287872. Foundation Press. REQUIRED $245.00
LAW 148 LEC 9 Constitutional Law I - Wonsowicz, Pavel
Chemerinsky, Erwin. Constitutional Law  6th ed.  
ISBN: 9781543813074. Wolters Kluwer. REQUIRED $294.00
LAW 165 LEC 14 Persuasion - Volokh, Eugene
Scalia and Garner. Making Your Case: the Art of Persuading Judges     
ISBN: 9780314184719. Thomson/West. REQUIRED $29.95
LAW 165 LEC 15 China and the Environment - Wang, Alex
Li and Shapiro. China Goes Green: Coercive Environmentalism for a Troubled Planet     
ISBN: 9781509543120. Polity. REQUIRED $22.95
LAW 165 LEC 16 Land Use, Planning, and Local Politics: The Past and Future of the American City - Zasloff, Jonathan
Caro, Robert A. The Power Broker: Robert Moses And The Fall Of New York  1st.  
ISBN: 9780394720241. Knopf. REQUIRED $26.00