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An Error in Judgement

by Dara Culhane

An analysis of the controversy surrounding the death of a Native child in Alert Bay, British Columbia.

A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition

by Alyson Martin & Nushin Rashidian

In November 2012, voters in Colorado and Washington passed landmark measures to legalize the production and sale of cannabis for social use—a first not only in the United States but also the world. Medical...

Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions

by Joseph Matthews

If you don't read this book, you could miss out on valuable retirement and medical benefits.

Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions

by Joseph Matthews

If you don't read this book, you could miss out on valuable retirement and medical benefits.

Representing People with Mental Disabilities

by Elizabeth Kelley

Representing People with Mental Disabilities is intended that you can throw the book in your briefcase on the way to the courthouse, or load it on your I-Pad, and turn to the appropriate chapter or chapters...

The Algernon Blackwood Collection

by Algernon Blackwood

Algernon Blackwood was an English broadcasting narrator, journalist, novelist and short story writer, and among the most prolific ghost story writers in the history of the genre. The literary critic S. T....


by A. Jamie Cuticchia

Genetics: A Handbook for Lawyers, Second Edition covers a wide range of relevant topics including:

Molecular Biology

History of Genetics

Cutting Edge Technology and Evidentiary Value

Role of Genetics in Health


Physician Law: Evolving Trends & Hot Topics 2016

by Wes Cleveland

This book was produced in conjunction with the Chicago Medical Society and the American Medical Association and is specifically tailored to an audience that includes physicians, lawyers, and healthcare administrators...

The Cannabis Revolution©

by Stephen Holt, Dsc;Md

There is growing public support for the use of cannabis for medical and recreational purposes, but what does science say about the matter?

What we know is that cannabis contains more than four hundred potentially...

Toxic Tort

by Ernest P. Chido Md….Jd..Mph…CIH

Toxic Tort: Medical and Legal Elements, provides a primer covering medical and legal issues involved in toxic substances litigation.

A physician-attorney who has been a senior public health official, and expert...

Infectious Disease

by James T. O'Reilly & Victoria Wells Wulsin

Infectious Disease Policy Law, and Regulation looks at litigation regarding infection-related illnesses and their compensation. The claim arises from an individual victim who attempts to prove that the cause...

What Is...The Physician Payments Sunshine Act or "Open Payments"?

by Abraham Gitterman, Daniel Kracov, Allison Shuren & Alan Reider et al.

This guide provides a detailed overview of the Sunshine Act, transparency initiatives, and related implications associated with increased attention on physician-industry relationships. • Section II provides...

Assisted Reproductive Technology

by Maureen McBrien & Kindregan Jr.

Disputes about disposition of embryos and gametes in divorce are increasingly common, but assisted reproduction technology (ART) impacts other areas of the law, including personal injury, insurance, criminal...

Physician Law

by Wes M. Cleveland

This book represents the cutting edge of physician law. The publication emanates from the American Bar Association Health Law Section's 2013 Physicians Legal Issues Conference. The conference and Physician Law:...

Drug and Device Product Liability Litigation Strategy

by Mark Herrmann, David B. Alden & Geoffrey M. Drake

Thousands of lawsuits continue to be filed in federal and state courts each year to seek recovery from manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and medical devices. These lawsuits include individual actions, actions...

Transdisciplinary Interfaces and Innovation in the Life Sciences

by Eunsook Hyun, Rainer Paslack & Hilmar Stolte

Life science comprises any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms and their relationships to one another and the environment. By presenting the proceedings...

Medizin und Sprache – die Sprache der Medizin

by Eva Brinkschulte, Fritz Dross, Anita Magowska & Marcin Moskalewicz et al.

Medizin und Sprache – die Sprache der Medizin lautete das Thema der 14. Tagung der Deutsch-Polnischen Gesellschaft für Geschichte der Medizin. Der Tagungsband umfasst 17 Beiträge, die aus unterschiedlichen...

Do I Have an Environmental Disease?

by Walter Wortberg

Despite new scientific possibilities in diagnostics and therapy, chronic diseases – including cancer – continue to increase dramatically. This is not only a threat to peoples’ health, but also a financial...

An Inexplicable Deception

by Anant Kumar Tripati

Though traditionally used in civil cases there is no reason why criminal cases cannot be challenged pursuant to the doctrine of fraud upon the court. It is an unconscionable plan or scheme which is designed...

Law and Medicine in Revolutionary America: Dissecting the Rush v. Cobbett Trial, 1799

by Linda Myrsiades

This study focuses on two critical figures in late eighteenth-century America—the physician Benjamin Rush and the journalist William Cobbett— as they clashed in one of the most important trials of post-revolutionary...