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    • King, Nancy J., 1958- (Vanderbilt Law Review, 1996)
      We ask a lot of our jurors. The financial and emotional burdens of jury duty can be significant even in mundane cases. Deciding another's fate is often a trying ordeal, aggravated by unintelligible instructions, hostile ...
    • Viscusi, W. Kip; Born, Patricia, 1964- (Seton Hall Law Review, 1994)
      The stabilization of the insurance market may lead to lower prices for products and for medical care, but will also generally lead to lower values of tort awards as well. If the social objective was simply to reduce losses, ...
    • Viscusi, W. Kip; Zeckhauser, Richard (Journal of Risk and Uncertaintyhttp://www.springer.com/economics/economic+theory/journal/11166, 2006)
      A nationally representative sample of respondents estimated their fatality risks from four types of natural disasters, and indicated whether they favored governmental disaster relief. For all hazards, including auto ...
    • Viscusi, W. Kip (Journal of Risk and Uncertaintyhttp://www.springer.com/economics/economic+theory/journal/11166, 2006)
      An introduction to a special issue of the Journal of Risk and Uncertainty dealing with the implications of catastrophic events for research on risk and uncertainty. What are the consequences of natural disasters? How do ...
    • Sherry, Suzanna (Cincinnati Law Review, 1992)
      Two of our most cherished constitutional myths are that we are, more or less, carrying on the constitutional traditions of the framers, and that the framers' most significant innovation was the invention of a written ...
    • Clayton, Ellen W.; Wolf, Susan M.; et al. (Genetics in Medicine, 2018)
      Purpose: The Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research (CSER) Consortium encompasses nine National Institutes of Health–funded U-award projects investigating translation of genomic sequencing into clinical care. Previous ...
    • Hurder, Alex J. (Buffalo Law Review, 1996)
      Two law students under the supervision of a law professor represented M. Dujon Johnson by court appointment on a misdemeanor charge in a Midwestern state's trial court. The lawyers investigated the case thoroughly, interviewed ...
    • Hersch, Joni, 1956-; Stone, Joe A. (Joe Allan), 1948- (Southern Economic Journal, 1985)
      The early offer reform proposal for medical malpractice provides an option for claimants to receive prompt payment of all their net economic Losses and reasonable attorney fees. Using a Large sample of closed individual ...
    • Allensworth, Rebecca Haw (Virginia Law Review, 2016-10)
      "Antitrust federalism, " or the rule that state regulation is not subject to federal antitrust law, does as much as-and perhaps more than-its constitutional cousin to insulate state regulation from wholesale invalidation ...
    • Viscusi, W. Kip (Regulation, 2002)
      Smoking is by far the largest single risk that most people take. Perhaps in part because of that prominence, smoking has been the target of a wide variety of regulations and legal action. The controversy over tobacco ...
    • Rossi, Jim, 1965-; Gardner, James A., 1959- (William and Mary Law Review, 2005)
      In the past decade, a new frontier of constitutional discourse has begun to emerge, adding a fresh perspective to state constitutional law. Instead of treating states as jurisdictional islands in a sea under reign of the ...
    • Hersch, Joni, 1956- (Cardozo Women's Law Journal, 2003)
      To examine the magnitude and source of the gender pay disparity among lawyers, this paper uses data from a large national survey reporting individual information for 1990 and 1993 on a wide array of work related and personal ...
    • Thomas, Randall S., 1955-; Thompson, Robert B., 1949- (Vanderbilt Law Review, 2004)
      Shareholder litigation is the most frequently maligned legal check on managerial misconduct within corporations. Derivative lawsuits and federal securities class actions are portrayed as slackers in debates over how best ...
    • George, Tracey E., 1967-; Gulati, Mitu; McGinley, Ann C. (Northwestern University Law Review, 2011)
      Judges produce opinions for numerous purposes. A judicial opinion decides a case and informs the parties whether they won or lost. But in a common law system, the most important purpose of the opinion, particularly the ...
    • Serkin, Christopher (Vermont Law Review, 2017)
      This Essay offers a broad gloss on the traditional politics of property protection and then catalogues a number of ways in which those politics have been changing. In many cases, the account is of fragmentation and fracture ...
    • Blair, Margaret M., 1950-; Lin, Li-Wen (Journal of Corporation Law, 2008)
      In this Article we examine the rapid emergence and expansion of a private-sector compliance and enforcement infrastructure that we believe increasingly may be providing a substitute for public and legal regulatory ...
    • Vandenbergh, Michael P. (UCLA Law Review, 2007)
      This Article argues that networks of private contracts serve a public regulatory function in the global environmental arena. These networks fill the regulatory gaps created when global trade increases the exploitation of ...
    • Sherry, Suzanna (Chicago-Kent Law Review, 1988)
      As the recent Symposium in these pages indicated, the preliminary debate over the meaning of the ninth amendment is essentially over. Despite the diversity of views expressed in the Symposium, all but one contributor agreed ...
    • Sharfstein, Daniel J. (Yale Law Journal, 1998)
      Davis filed a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 suit pro se for the violation of his constitutional right to privacy, seeking $1.5 million in compensatory and punitive damages. The district court dismissed the claim sua sponte, relying on ...
    • King, Nancy J., 1958- (Federal Sentencing Reporter, 2012)
      n 2007, researchers from the National Center for State Courts and Vanderbilt University Law School reported the findings from a study of litigation in 2384 randomly selected, non-capital habeas cases, approximately 6.5% ...