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Comparing State Laws

Describes topical finding aids for surveys of state laws.

Subject Specific Sources

 Abortion & Reproductive Rights

Agriculture & Farming

Animals & Pets

Business Associations

  • American Bar Association Committee on Corporate Laws, Model Business Corporation Act Annotated (4th ed. 2008). (KF1404.52 .A74 2008 - Second Floor Reference)

Child Abuse & Welfare

Consumer Law

  • American Bar Association Commercial Finance Committee, Commercial Lending Law: A State-By-State Guide (2009). (KF1035 .C658 2009 – Third Floor)
  • Charles Harak, et al, Access to Utility Service: Regulated, De-regulated and Unregulated Utilities, Deliverable Fuels, and Telecommunications (6th ed. 2018). (KF2094 .S28 2018 - Access to Justice Collection)
  • Carolyn L. Carter, Repossessions (9th ed. 2017). ( KF1058 .S54 2017 - Access to Justice Collection)
  • Carolyn L. Carter, Automobile Fraud: Odometer, Salvage, and Lemon Laundering Fraud, Title Abuses and Yo-Yo Sales (6th ed. 2018). (KF2036.A8 S33 2018 - Access to Justice Collection)


  • Linda L. Schlueter, Punitive Damages (7th ed. 2015).  (KF1250 .S35 2015 - Third Floor)


Elder Law

Elections & Voting

Employment Law

  • Brian M. Malsberger, Covenants Not To Compete: A State-by-State Survey (12th ed. 2018). (KF3463 .M347 2018 - Second Floor Reference)
  • Brian M. Malsberger, Employee Duty of Loyalty: A State-by-State Survey (7th ed. 2018). (KF3463.5 .M35 2018 - Second Floor Reference)
  • Peter M. Panken, A State-by-State Survey of the Law on Religion in the Workplace (2001). (KF3466.5.Z95 P36 2001 - Third Floor)

Firearms & Weapons

Freedom of Speech

Gays & Lesbians


  • Roger D. Townsend, ed., Superseding and Staying Judgments:  A National Compendium (2007). (KF9025 .S87 2007 - Third Floor)

News Media

Sports Law

  • Robert G. Rodriguez, The Regulation of Boxing: A History and Comparative Analysis of Policies Among American States (2009). (KF3989 .R63 2009 - Third Floor)


Trade Secrets

  • Brian M. Malsberger, Trade Secrets: A State-by-State Survey (7th ed. 2019). (KF3197 M355 2019 - Second Floor Reference) - Also available on Bloomberg Law.  

Water Law

  • Robert E. Beck, ed., Waters and Water Rights (3d ed. 2009).  (KF645 .W3 2009 – Second Floor)

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