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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

LAW119000   LAW / Islamic *

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

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