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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.

John  A. Borron, Jr., The Law of Future Interests (3d ed., 2002-date).
Print: KF605.S57 2002. WestlawNext. (4 volumes).

Milton R. Friedman, Contracts & Conveyances of Real Property (6th ed., 1998-2002).
Print: KF670.F7 1998. Bloomberg Law. (3 volumes).

Milton R. Friedman, Friedman on Leases (5th ed., 2004-date).
OnlineBloomberg Law. (3 volumes)

Michael T. Madison, Jeffry R. Dwyer, & Steven W. Bender, The Law of Real Estate Financing: With Tax Analysis, Planning, and Forms (Rev. ed., 1994-date).
Online: WestlawNext. (2 volumes).

Grant S. Nelson et al., Real Estate Finance Law (6th ed., 2014-date).
Print: KF695 .N452 2014. (2 volumes).

Richard R. Powell & Michael Allan Wolf, The Law of Real Property (1949-date).
Print: KF570.P57. Lexis Advance. (17 volumes).

Julius L. Sackman et al., Nichols’ the Law of Eminent Domain (Rev. 3d ed., 1964-date).
Lexis Advance. (18 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Grant S. Nelson et al., Real Estate Finance Law (6th ed., 2015).
Print: KF695.N45 2015.

Cornelius J. Moynihan & Sheldon F. Kurtz, Introduction to the Law of Real Property: An Historical Background of the Common Law of Real Property and Its Modern Application (4th ed., 2005).
Print: KF570 .M68 2005.

William B. Stoebuck & Dale A. Whitman, The Law of Property (3d ed., 2000).
Print: KF570.C86 2000.

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

ABA Patent Law. Online: ABA Law 

Bloomberg Law, IP Intellectual Property Law. Online: Bloomberg Law