Collection Spotlight - October 2022

We are adding new material to our collection all of the time. If there is something that you would like to see that you can't find, let us know by phone or email. 

The following new titles and editions are on the shelf and available to borrow now.

Notable new titles

Human trafficking and modern slavery law and practice – 2020

Philippa Southwell, Michelle L Brewer, and Ben Douglas-Jones

Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Law and Practice, Second Edition provides guidance to those who deal directly or indirectly with those affected by modern slavery and trafficking, employ or manage a workforce, or have oversight of supply chains 

Find it on the shelf at: KM565.H8S68 2020

Mental disorders, mental illness and the family court : a reference guide for non-medical professionals – 2021

Joan Rutherford, Jennifer Cross, Stephanie Tolan, and Andy Cohen

Mental Disorders, Mental Illness and the Family Court provides information on more than 70 mental health conditions found in children, young people and adults. It is designed specifically for non-medical professionals who practise in public and private work in the Family Court, and advises on what adjustments need to be considered for those appearing in court who are suffering with a mental disorder. 

Find it on the shelf at: KN157.R88 2021

Legal information for Indigenous people – 2022

Bella Coola Legal Advocacy Program

This booklet provides basic & accessible legal information for Indigenous people facing legal issues, incl. the justice systems, children & families, rights & protections, death & taxes, income security, and class actions. It explains how the laws can vary for people based on their Indigeneity.

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Art law: cases and controversies – 2022

Paul Bain

Whether you’re an artist, collector, museum director, curator, appraiser, donor, gallery owner, or a lawyer providing advice to players in the art world – or merely art-curious – this new publication will be an invaluable source of insight and guidance.

Find it on the shelf at: KN286.A7B35 2022