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Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Jessica A. Darraby, Art, Artifact, Architecture and Museum Law (Current 2 years).  Print: Law Library Stacks KF4288.D37.  Online: Westlaw.  (2 volumes). 

Leonard D. DuBoff & Sally Holt Caplan,  The Deskbook of Art Law  (2d ed., 1993-current). Print:  Law Library Stacks KF4288.D8 1993.  Online:  Westlaw.  (2 volumes).

Ralph E. Lerner & Judith Bresler,  Art Law: The Guide for Collectors, Investors, Dealers, and Artists (4th ed., 2012). Print: Law Library Stacks KF 4288.Z9L47 2012.  Online: PLI-Plus. (2 volumes). 

Alexander Lindey & Michael Landau,  Lindey on Entertainment, Publishing, and the Arts  (3d ed., 2010-date). Online:  Westlaw. (9 volumes).

Linda A. Newmark & Kenneth M. Kaufman, Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry:  Overview of Entertainment Law Issues, Television, Video, & User-Generated Content, Media's Transformation OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video, Theater (2017).  Online:  PLI-PLUS.   (2 volumes).

Thomas D. Selz  et al., Entertainment Law: Legal Concepts and Business Practices (3d ed., 2010-date).  Online:  Westlaw.  (6 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Sherri L. Burr, Entertainment Law in a Nutshell  (4th ed., 2017).  Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.    

Leonard D. DuBoff & Christy O. King & Michael D. Murray, Art Law in a Nutshell  (5th ed., 2017). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.   

Mark S. Lee, Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law (2018).  Online: Westlaw.  

Dan D. Nabel & Bill Chang, Video Game Law in a Nutshell (2018). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.