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LGBTQ+ RIGHTS, ANTI-HOMOPHOBIA AND TORT LAW FIVE YEARS AFTER OBERGEFELL.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): University of Illinois Law Review. 2022, Vol. 2022 Issue 3, p1103-1148. 46p.

Abstract: Tort law's intersection with the rights of members of minority and historically oppressed groups is complicated, and its status as an instrument for the advancement of rights tenuous. Tort law embraces a "reasonable person" analysis, with liability cir...

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An Information-Production Theory of Liability Rules.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): University of Chicago Law Review. Sep2022, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p1113-1177. 65p.

Abstract: The negligence-versus--strict liability debate is over in tort law, and negligence has clearly won. Yet the fact that our accident-compensation system is fault based continues to attract much opposition in popular sentiment and academic circles. Standa...

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Medicaid expansion, tort reforms, and medical liability costs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Risk & Insurance. Sep2022, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p789-821. 33p. 6 Charts, 4 Graphs.

Abstract: This paper examines the impacts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)'s Medicaid expansion and tort reforms on the medical liability system. Medicaid expansion increased the demand for medical services, but in doing so it may also increase physicians' medic...

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Is China Responsible for Its Maritime Militia's Internationally Wrongful Acts? The Attribution of the Conduct of a Parastatal Entity to the State.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Business & Politics. Sep2022, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p277-291. 15p.

Abstract: China's maritime militia groups have attracted much scholarly attention in recent years. Systematically funded and trained by the Chinese authorities, the militia groups help advance China's maritime claims but risk both intended and unintended physica...

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Leader group prototypicality and reactions to leader transgressions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Group Processes & Intergroup Relations. Oct2022, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p1880-1904. 25p.

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Abstract: Leader group prototypicality—the extent to which a leader embodies and represents the group—is a characteristic that typically engenders favorable attitudes toward the leader. The present research examines how leader group prototypicality shapes group ...

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THE MISSING CIVILITY IN CIVIL DAMAGES: A PROPOSED GUIDELINES STRUCTURE FOR CALCULATING PUNITIVE DAMAGES.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cornell Law Review. Nov2021, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p1897-1935. 39p.

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Abstract: "[P]unitive damages are out of control"--or so tort reformers say. The past two decades have witnessed heated debates over a range of tort reform proposals, from punitive damages caps to complete punitive damages abolition. This Note proposes a middle ...

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TORT IMMUNITY IN THE PANDEMIC.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Indiana Law Journal. 2021 Supplement, Vol. 96, p66-88. 23p.

Abstract: The article focuses on tort liability shields, potential plaintiffs face high hurdles under traditional common law principles to successfully bring personal injury lawsuits for Covid-19 related injuries. It mentions shields serve health care policy and...

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Injurers versus Victims: (A)Symmetric Reactions to Symmetric Risks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics. Jun2022, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p603-620. 18p.

Abstract: Tort models assume symmetry in the behavior of injurers and victims when faced by a threat of liability and a risk of harm without compensation, respectively. This assumption has never been empirically validated. Using a novel experimental design, we s...

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A TALE OF TWO CIVIL PROCEDURES.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Columbia Law Review. Jun2022, Vol. 122 Issue 5, p1183-1241. 59p.

Abstract: In the United States, there are two kinds of courts: federal and state. Civil procedure classes and scholarship largely focus on federal courts but refer to and make certain assumptions about state courts. While this dichotomy makes sense when discussi...

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Medicolegal issues of peri‐anaesthetic dental injuries: A 21‐years review of liability lawsuits in France.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dental Traumatology. Oct2022, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p391-396. 6p.

Abstract: Background/Aim: Peri‐anaesthetic dental injuries (PDI) represent a major source of potential malpractice claims against anesthesiologists. Studies about the medico‐legal aspects of PDI have mainly focused on liability insurance cases thus not encompass...

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