On The Constitutionality Of Health Care Reform, 2010 Duke Law School
On The Constitutionality Of Health Care Reform, Barak D. Richman
This commentary describes the legal challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Insuring Understanding: The Tested Langauge Defense, 2009 George Mason University School of Law
Insuring Understanding: The Tested Langauge Defense, Michelle Boardman
No abstract provided.
Tontines For The Invincibles, 2009 university of connecticut law school
Tontines For The Invincibles, Tom Baker, Peter Siegelman
No abstract provided.
Readability, Contracts Of Recurring Use, And The Problem Of Ex Post Judicial Governance Of Health Insurance Policies, 2009 University of Connecticut
Readability, Contracts Of Recurring Use, And The Problem Of Ex Post Judicial Governance Of Health Insurance Policies, John Aloysius Cogan Jr.
John Aloysius Cogan Jr.
Managing Medical Bills On The Brink Of Bankruptcy, 2009 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Managing Medical Bills On The Brink Of Bankruptcy, Melissa B. Jacoby, Mirya Holman
Melissa B. Jacoby
This paper presents original empirical evidence on financial interactions between medical providers and their patients who go bankrupt. We use a nationally representative sample of people who filed for bankruptcy in 2007 to compare two popular but hotly contested methods of measuring medical burden. By applying both methods to the same filers, we find that nearly four out of five respondents had some financial obligation for medical care not covered by insurance in the two years prior to filing as measured by the survey method. The court record method paints a different picture, with only half of the cases containing ...
Consnet To Settle? A New Twist In The Tri-Partite Relationship, 2009 Selected Works
Consnet To Settle? A New Twist In The Tri-Partite Relationship, David F. Tavella
David F. Tavella
CONSENT TO SETTLE? A NEW TWIST IN THE TRI-PARTITE RELATIONSHIP BY DAVID F. TAVELLA Abstract This article examines the ethical obligations of defense counsel retained by a party’s insurance company regarding settlement of a case. The article examines the traditional relationship between an insured and retained defense counsel. the article next examines some alternative theories to describe the relationship, and the duties and obligation with each theory. The article next looks at the relationship between the insurer and insured, particularly the insurer’s ability to settle a case without the insured’s consent. The article next discusses defense counsel ...