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BISAC Subject Headings List, Law
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LAW

LAW000000    LAW / General

LAW001000    LAW / Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice

                      LAW / Admiralty see Maritime

LAW102000    LAW / Agricultural

LAW002000    LAW / Air & Space

LAW003000    LAW / Alternative Dispute Resolution

LAW004000    LAW / Annotations & Citations

LAW005000    LAW / Antitrust

LAW006000    LAW / Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation

LAW007000    LAW / Banking

LAW008000    LAW / Bankruptcy & Insolvency

LAW009000    LAW / Business & Financial

LAW010000    LAW / Child Advocacy

                      LAW / Children see Family Law / Children

LAW011000    LAW / Civil Law

LAW012000    LAW / Civil Procedure

LAW013000    LAW / Civil Rights

LAW014000    LAW / Commercial / General

LAW014010    LAW / Commercial / International Trade

LAW103000    LAW / Common

LAW015000    LAW / Communications

LAW016000    LAW / Comparative

LAW104000    LAW / Computer & Internet

LAW017000    LAW / Conflict of Laws

LAW018000    LAW / Constitutional

LAW019000    LAW / Construction

LAW020000    LAW / Consumer

LAW021000    LAW / Contracts

                      LAW / Copyright see Intellectual Property / Copyright

LAW022000    LAW / Corporate

                      LAW / Corporate Governance see Corporate or BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate Governance

LAW023000    LAW / Court Records

LAW024000    LAW / Court Rules

LAW025000    LAW / Courts

LAW026000    LAW / Criminal Law / General

LAW026010    LAW / Criminal Law / Juvenile Offenders

LAW026020    LAW / Criminal Law / Sentencing

LAW027000    LAW / Criminal Procedure

LAW028000    LAW / Customary

LAW106000    LAW / Defamation

LAW029000    LAW / Depositions

LAW030000    LAW / Dictionaries & Terminology

LAW031000    LAW / Disability

LAW094000    LAW / Discrimination

                      LAW / Divorce see Family Law / Divorce & Separation

                      LAW / Domestic Relations see headings under Family Law

LAW118000    LAW / Drugs & the Law *

LAW092000    LAW / Educational Law & Legislation

LAW107000    LAW / Elder Law

LAW108000    LAW / Election Law

LAW032000    LAW / Emigration & Immigration

                      LAW / Employment see Labor & Employment

LAW033000    LAW / Entertainment

LAW034000    LAW / Environmental

LAW101000    LAW / Essays

LAW035000    LAW / Estates & Trusts

LAW036000    LAW / Ethics & Professional Responsibility

LAW037000    LAW / Evidence

LAW038000    LAW / Family Law / General

LAW038010    LAW / Family Law / Children

LAW038020    LAW / Family Law / Divorce & Separation

LAW038030    LAW / Family Law / Marriage

LAW041000    LAW / Forensic Science

                      LAW / Franchising see Business & Financial

LAW043000    LAW / Gender & the Law

LAW044000    LAW / General Practice

LAW109000    LAW / Government / General

LAW039000    LAW / Government / Federal

LAW089000    LAW / Government / State, Provincial & Municipal

LAW046000    LAW / Health

LAW047000    LAW / Housing & Urban Development

                      LAW / Human Rights see POLITICAL SCIENCE / Human Rights

                      LAW / Immigration see Emigration & Immigration

LAW110000    LAW / Indigenous Peoples

LAW049000    LAW / Insurance

LAW050000    LAW / Intellectual Property / General

LAW050010    LAW / Intellectual Property / Copyright

LAW050020    LAW / Intellectual Property / Patent

LAW050030    LAW / Intellectual Property / Trademark

LAW051000    LAW / International

LAW111000    LAW / Judicial Power

LAW052000    LAW / Jurisprudence

LAW053000    LAW / Jury

LAW054000    LAW / Labor & Employment

LAW055000    LAW / Land Use

LAW112000    LAW / Landlord & Tenant

LAW056000    LAW / Law Office Management

                      LAW / Legal Assistants see Paralegals & Paralegalism

LAW059000    LAW / Legal Education

LAW060000    LAW / Legal History

LAW061000    LAW / Legal Profession

LAW062000    LAW / Legal Services

LAW063000    LAW / Legal Writing

LAW113000    LAW / Liability

                      LAW / Libel & Slander see Defamation 

LAW064000    LAW / Litigation

LAW100000    LAW / Living Trusts

                      LAW / Living Wills see Right to Die

LAW095000    LAW / Malpractice

LAW066000    LAW / Maritime

                      LAW / Marriage see Family Law / Marriage

LAW096000    LAW / Media & the Law

                      LAW / Mediation see Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation

LAW093000    LAW / Medical Law & Legislation

LAW067000    LAW / Mental Health

LAW114000    LAW / Mergers & Acquisitions

LAW068000    LAW / Military

LAW069000    LAW / Natural Law

LAW070000    LAW / Natural Resources

                      LAW / Negotiation see Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation

LAW071000    LAW / Paralegals & Paralegalism

                      LAW / Patent see Intellectual Property / Patent

LAW115000    LAW / Pension Law

LAW097000    LAW / Personal Injury

LAW098000    LAW / Practical Guides

LAW116000    LAW / Privacy

                      LAW / Professional Responsibility see Ethics & Professional Responsibility

LAW074000    LAW / Property

LAW075000    LAW / Public

LAW076000    LAW / Public Contract

LAW077000    LAW / Public Utilities

LAW078000    LAW / Real Estate

LAW079000    LAW / Reference

LAW080000    LAW / Remedies & Damages

LAW081000    LAW / Research

LAW082000    LAW / Right to Die

LAW099000    LAW / Science & Technology

LAW083000    LAW / Securities

                       LAW / Separation see Family Law / Divorce & Separation

LAW084000    LAW / Sports

                      LAW / Study & Teaching see Legal Education

LAW086000    LAW / Taxation

                      LAW / Technology see Science & Technology

LAW087000    LAW / Torts

                      LAW / Trademark see Intellectual Property / Trademark

LAW117000    LAW / Transportation

LAW088000    LAW / Trial Practice

                      LAW / Urban Development see Housing & Urban Development

LAW090000    LAW / Wills

LAW091000    LAW / Witnesses

If your title does not have subject content, i.e. a blank book, please use the Non-Classifiable term below. Otherwise, use the Subject/General term in the closest descriptive area. NON000000 NON-CLASSIFIABLE

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