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Damages and compensation culture : comparative perspectives / edited by Eoin Quill and Raymond J Friel.

Author:
"Compensation Culture--Comparative Tort Law Reform in the 21st Century" (Conference) (2014 : University of Limerick) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2016.
Description:
xiv, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes:
"This book presents a collection of papers from a conference entitled 'Compensation Culture--Comparative Tort Law Reform in the 21st Century' held at the University of Limerick on 23-24 May 2014"--Introduction.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
"The whiplash capital of the world" : genealogy of a compensation myth / Ken Oliphant -- Structural factors affecting the number and cost of personal injury claims in the tort system / Richard Lewis -- A reflexive approach to accident law reform / Erik S. Knutsen -- Reforming English tort law : lessons from Australia / James Goudkamp -- Non-pecuniary damages for personal injury : a reflection on the Canadian experience / Jeff Berryman -- Identifying and calculating personal injury damages in Ireland, Italy, France, and Belgium : recent debates between scholars, judges, and practitioners / Denise Amram -- Deconstructing policy on costs and the compensation culture / Annette Morris -- Personal injuries assessment board : a decade of delivery? / Dorothea Dowling -- An overview of the role of medical panels in Victorian legislation / Dr. Carol A. Newlands -- Concurrent fault at 90 : a history of Ontario's Negligence Act and Canada's Uniform Contributory Fault Act / John C Kleefeld -- Individualism and autonomy in occupiers liability and compensation culture / Desmond Ryan -- Compensation culture and sport / Tim O'Connor.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781849467971 ((hardback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1849467978 ((hardback ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((epub))
  • ((ePDF))
LCCN:
2016028882
OCLC:
907118757
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