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The treatises below are general treatises and are not specific to New York. Use these for an overview on the body of law you are interested in!

Administrative Law

Basil J. Mezines et al., Administrative Law
Lexis Advance

Richard J. Pierce, Jr., Administrative Law Treatise
KF5402 .D319 2010


Charles Koch, Jr., Administrative Law and Practice

ADR & Mediation

Martin Domke & Larry E. Edmondson, Domke on Commercial Arbitration

KF9085 .D6 2003


Antitrust & Trade Law

Phillip E. Areeda & Herbert Hovenkamp, Antitrust law: An Analysis of Antitrust Principles and their Application
KF1649 .A77 2013


Rudolf Callmann & Louis Altman, The Law of Unfair Competition, Trademarks, and Monopolies
KF1609 .C34 1981-

Earl W. Kintner, Federal Antitrust Law: A Treatise on the Antitrust Laws of the United States
KF1649 .K55
Lexis Advance

Julian O. von Kalinowski et al., Antitrust Laws and Trade Regulation
KF1645 .V6 1996
Lexis Advance

Banking Law

Michael P. Malloy, Banking Law and Regulation
KF974 .M355 2011



A. Hewson Michie ed., Michie on Banks and Banking
KF974 .M52 1931
Lexis Advance

Bankruptcy Law

Alan N. Resnick & Henry J. Sommer, ed., Collier on Bankruptcy
KF1524 .C65 2009
Lexis Advance

William L. Norton, Jr., ed., Norton Bankruptcy Law and Practice
KF1524 .N67 2008

Civil Procedure

James W. Moore & Daniel R. Coquillette, Moore's Federal Practice
KF8716.5 .M82 1997
Lexis Advance

Charles A. Wright et al, Federal Practice and Procedure
KF8840 .W68

Civil Rights Law

Joseph G. Cook & John L. Sobieski, Jr., Civil Rights Actions
KF4749 .C65 1983
Lexis Advance

Sheldon H. Nahmod, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Litigation: The Law of Section 1983
KF1325.C58 N34 1997

Rodney A. Smolla, Federal Civil Rights Acts
KF4749 .A745 2019-


Class Actions

Alba Conte & Herbert B. Newberg, Newberg on Class Actions


KF8896 .N4 2011


Commercial Law

Ronald A. Anderson, Anderson on the Uniform Commercial Code
KF879.514 .A53 1981 

John R. Fonseca & Patricia Fonseca, The Law of Modern Commercial Practices
KF889 .W5 2018

William D. Hawkland, Uniform Commercial Code Series
KF879.514 .H38

James J. White & Robert S. Summers, Uniform Commercial Code
KF890 .W45 2010

Computer & Internet Law

Robert E. Emeritz, ed., Internet Law & Regulation
KF2765 .I58 1999

F. Lawrence Street & Mark P. Grant, Law of the Internet
KF390.5.C6 S77 2001
Lexis Advance

Constitutional Law

John E. Nowak & Ronald D. Rotunda, Constitutional Law
KF4550 .N6 2010

William J. Rich, Modern Constitutional Law
KF4550 .A6 2011

Ronald D. Rotunda & John E. Nowak, Treatise on Constitutional Law: Substance and Procedure

KF4550 .R63 2012

Contract Law

Arthur L. Corbin & Joseph M. Perillo, Corbin on Contracts
KF801 .C79 1993
Lexis Advance

E. Allan Farnsworth, Farnsworth on Contracts
KF801 .F367 2004

Joseph M. Perillo, Calamari and Perillo on Contracts
KF801 .C26 2009

Samuel Williston & Richard A. Lord, A Treatise on the Law of Contracts
KF801 .W73 1990

Corporate Law

Phillip I. Blumberg, Blumberg on Corporate Groups
KF1414 .B583 2005

James D. Cox & Thomas Lee Hazen, Cox & Hazen on Corporations
KF1414 .C69 2003

Criminal Law

Wayne R. LaFave, Substantive Criminal Law
KF9219 .L386 2017

David S. Rudstein et al., Criminal Constitutional Law
KF9219 .R83 1990-
Lexis Advance

Francis Wharton & Charles E. Torcia, Wharton's Criminal Law
KF9219 .W43 1993


Criminal Procedure

James W. Moore & Daniel R. Coquillette, Moore's Federal Practice
KF8716.5 .M82 1997
Lexis Advance

Wayne R. LaFave, Criminal Procedure
KF9619 .L34 2015

Wayne R. LaFave, Search and Seizure: A Treatise on the Fourth Amendment 
KF9630 .L26 2012

Entertainment Law

Jessica L. Darraby, Art, Artifact, Architecture & Museum Law
KF4288 .D372 2012

Robert Fremlin & Michael Landau, Entertainment Law
KF4290 .F74 2006

Alexander Lindey & Michael Landau, Lindey on Entertainment, Publishing, and the Arts: Agreements and the Law
KF2992 .L5 2004

Environmental Law

Frank P. Grad, Treatise on Environmental Law
KF3775 .G7 1973-
Lexis Advance

Sheldon M. Novick, ed., Law of Environmental Protection
KF3775 .L39 1987-

William H. Rodgers, Jr., Environmental Law
KF3812 .R63 1994


Richard D. Friedman, ed., New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence
KF8935 .W652 2017

Kenneth S. Broun, ed., McCormick on Evidence
KF8935 .M29 2014

Glen Weissenberger & James J. Duane, Weissenberger's Federal Evidence
KF8935 .W42 2011
Lexis Advance

John H. Wigmore & John T. McNaughton, Evidence in Trials at Common Law
KF8935 .W65 1961

Immigration Law

Dan Kesselbrenner & Lory D. Rosenberg, Immigration Law and Crimes
KF4819 .I472

Richard D. Steel, Steel on Immigration Law
KF4819 .S73

Ira J. Kurzban, Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook
KF4819 .K87

Intellectual Property Law

Donald S. Chisum, Chisum on Patents: A Treatise on the Law of Patentability, Validity and Infringement
KF3114 .C47 1997
Lexis Advance

Michael A. Epstein, Epstein on Intellectual Property
KF2979 .E67 2006


J. Thomas McCarthy, McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition
KF3180 .M3 2017-

Melville B. Nimmer & David Nimmer, Nimmer on Copyright: A Treatise on the Law of Literary, Musical and Artistic Property, and the Protection of Ideas
KF2991.5 .N5 1978
Lexis Advance

William F. Patry, Patry on Copyright
KF2991.5 .P382 2006

International Law

James Crawford, Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law
KZ 3225.B76 A37 2012

Robert Jennings & Arthur Watts, Oppenheim’s International Law
KZ3264.A3 I68 1996

Labor & Employment Law

N. Peter Lareau, Labor and Employment Law 

KF3365 .K47 1972
Lexis Advance


Lex K. Larson, Employment Discrimination

KF3464 .L37 1994-
Lexis Advance


Barbara Lindemann & Paul Grossman, Employment Discrimination Law

KF3464 .L56 2012
Bloomberg Law


Mark A. Rothstein et al., Employment Law

KF3455 .E4682 2015

Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Ronald E. Mallen & Jeffrey M. Smith, Legal Malpractice
KF313 .M292

Paul R. Rice, Attorney-Client Privilege in the United States
KF8959.A7 R52


Jacob A. Stein & Andrew M. Beato, The Law of Law Firms
KF300 .S7 2018

Maritime & Admiralty Law

Robert Force & Martin J. Norris, The Law of Seamen
KF1121 .N64 2003

Thomas J. Schoenbaum, Admiralty and Maritime Law

KF1104. S36 2019


Products Liability

Russell J. Davis, ed., American Law of Products Liability
KF1296 .H88 1987-

Louis R. Frumer & Melvin I. Friedman, Products Liability
KF1296.A6 F7

Lexis Advance

David G. Owen, et al., Owen & Davis on Products Liability
KF1296 .O939 2014

Property Law

Milton R. Friedman, ed., Friedman and Smith on Contracts and Conveyances of Real Property
KF670 .F7

Herbert Hovenkamp & Sheldon F. Kurtz, Principles of Property Law
KF570 .S65 2005

David A. Thomas, ed., Thompson on Real Property
KF570 .T47
Lexis Advance

Securities Law

Thomas L. Hazen, Treatise on the Law of Securities Regulation
KF1439 .H39 2016

Louis Loss et al., Securities Regulation
KF1070 .L6 2014


Slander, Libel, & Defamation

Robert D. Sack, Sack on Defamation: Libel, Slander, and Related Problems

KF1266 .S2 2017


Tax Law

Boris I. Bittker et al., Federal Income Taxation of Individuals
KF6369 .B52 2002

Boris I. Bittker & Lawrence Lokken, Federal Taxation of Income, Estates, and Gifts
KF6335 .B5 1999

Richard B. Stephens, Federal Estate and Gift Taxation
KF6572 .S7 2002

Tort Law

Dan B. Dobbs, The Law of Torts
KF1250 .D63 2011

Fowler V. Harper, et al., Harper, James and Gray on Torts
KF1250 .H37 2006


J.D. Lee & Barry A. Lindhal, Modern Tort Law: Liability & Litigation
KF1250 .D6 2002

Stuart M. Speiser, et al., American Law of Torts
KF1250 .S568 1983-

Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning

William J. Bowe & Douglas H. Parker, Page on the Law of Wills Including Probate, Will Contests, Evidence, Taxation, Conflicts, Estate Planning, Forms and Statutes Relating to Wills
KF755 .P13 1960

Lexis Advance

A. James Casner & Jeffrey N. Pennell, Estate Planning
KF749 .C33 1994- 


Austin W. Scott & William F. Fratcher, The Law of Trusts
KF730 .S42 2006