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Employing E-Health: The Impact Of Electronic Health Records On The Workplace, Sharona Hoffman 2010 Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Employing E-Health: The Impact Of Electronic Health Records On The Workplace, Sharona Hoffman

Faculty Publications

Electronic Health Record (HER) systems may soon become a fixture in most medical settings. President Obama’s 29 stimulus legislation includes $19 billion to promote their implementation. The sophisticated features and efficiencies of HER systems have the potential to improve health outcomes and enhance patient welfare considerably. However, this emerging technology also poses significant challenges and risks, not the least of which are its workplace impacts. This article provides a first of its kind analysis of the ramifications of HER systems for workers and employers.

The potential effects of health information computerization on the workplace are numerous. Employers may obtain ...


Regulatory Dualism As A Development Strategy: Corporate Reform In Brazil, The United States, And The European Union, Ronald J. Gilson, Henry Hansmaan, Mariana Pargendler 2010 Columbia Law School

Regulatory Dualism As A Development Strategy: Corporate Reform In Brazil, The United States, And The European Union, Ronald J. Gilson, Henry Hansmaan, Mariana Pargendler

Faculty Scholarship

Countries pursuing economic development confront afundamental obstacle. Reforms that increase the size of the overall pie are blocked by powerful interests that are threatened by the growth-inducing changes. This problem is conspicuous in efforts to create effective capital markets to support economic development. Controlling owners and managers of established firms successfully oppose corporate governance reforms that would improve investor protection and promote capital market growth. In this Article, we examine the promise of regulatory dualism as a strategy to defuse the tension between future growth and the current distribution of wealth and power. Regulatory dualism seeks to mitigate political opposition ...


Introductory Comments: The Current State Of Climate Change Law, Michael B. Gerrard 2010 Columbia Law School

Introductory Comments: The Current State Of Climate Change Law, Michael B. Gerrard

Faculty Scholarship

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Applying Geographic Information Systems To Support Strategic Environmental Assessment: Opportunities And Limitations In The Context Of Irish Land-Use Plans, Ainhoa Gonzalez, Alan Gilmer, Ronan Foley, John Sweeney, John Fry 2010 Technological University Dublin

Applying Geographic Information Systems To Support Strategic Environmental Assessment: Opportunities And Limitations In The Context Of Irish Land-Use Plans, Ainhoa Gonzalez, Alan Gilmer, Ronan Foley, John Sweeney, John Fry

Articles

The strengthening of spatial database infrastructures, further promoted by the INSPIRE Directive adopted in 2007, has led to an increased use of spatial data in planning and decision-making. Given that land-use plans are intrinsically spatial, such evidence and approaches can significantly benefit plan-making. A spatial framework could especially support the specific Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) aspects of the plan-making process. Spatial tools such as Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are particularly well-placed to support the environmental integration sought in SEA by providing evidence through the spatial assessment of multiple environmental datasets. Moreover, GIS bring the opportunity to augment conventional assessment techniques ...


A Short History Of American Sentencing: Too Little Law, Too Much Law, Or Just Right, Nancy Gertner 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

A Short History Of American Sentencing: Too Little Law, Too Much Law, Or Just Right, Nancy Gertner

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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One Hundred Years Later: Wrongful Convictions After A Century Of Research, Jon B. Gould, Richard A. Leo 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

One Hundred Years Later: Wrongful Convictions After A Century Of Research, Jon B. Gould, Richard A. Leo

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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The Modern Irrationalities Of American Criminal Codes: An Empirical Study Of Offense Grading, Paul H. Robinson, Thomas Gaeta, Matthew Majarian, Megan Schultz 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

The Modern Irrationalities Of American Criminal Codes: An Empirical Study Of Offense Grading, Paul H. Robinson, Thomas Gaeta, Matthew Majarian, Megan Schultz

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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Efficiency And Cost: The Impact Of Videoconferenced Hearings On Bail Decisions, Shari Seidman Diamond, Locke E. Bowman, Manyee Wong, Matthew M. Patton 2010 Northwestern University School of Law

Efficiency And Cost: The Impact Of Videoconferenced Hearings On Bail Decisions, Shari Seidman Diamond, Locke E. Bowman, Manyee Wong, Matthew M. Patton

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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The Twilight Of The Pardon Power, Margaret Colgate Love 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

The Twilight Of The Pardon Power, Margaret Colgate Love

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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Remarks At The Dinner Celebrating The Centennial Of The Journal Of Criminal Law And Criminology, Steven A. Drizin 2010 Northwestern University School of Law

Remarks At The Dinner Celebrating The Centennial Of The Journal Of Criminal Law And Criminology, Steven A. Drizin

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

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Lost In Translation: Domestic Violence, The Personal Is Political, And The Criminal Justice System, Kimberly D. Bailey 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Lost In Translation: Domestic Violence, The Personal Is Political, And The Criminal Justice System, Kimberly D. Bailey

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Package Bombs, Footlockers, And Laptops: What The Disappearing Container Doctrine Can Tell Us About The Fourth Amendment, Cynthia Lee 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Package Bombs, Footlockers, And Laptops: What The Disappearing Container Doctrine Can Tell Us About The Fourth Amendment, Cynthia Lee

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Forfeiture Of The Confrontation Right In Giles: Justice Scalia's Faint-Hearted Fidelity To The Common Law, Ellen Liang Yee 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Forfeiture Of The Confrontation Right In Giles: Justice Scalia's Faint-Hearted Fidelity To The Common Law, Ellen Liang Yee

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Liberation Reconsidered: Understanding Why Judges And Juries Disagree About Guilt, Amy Farrell, Daniel Givelber 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Liberation Reconsidered: Understanding Why Judges And Juries Disagree About Guilt, Amy Farrell, Daniel Givelber

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


(Trans)Forming The Provocation Defense, Morgan Tilleman 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

(Trans)Forming The Provocation Defense, Morgan Tilleman

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


A Reason To Doubt: The Suppression Of Evidence And The Inference Of Innocence, Cynthia E. Jones 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

A Reason To Doubt: The Suppression Of Evidence And The Inference Of Innocence, Cynthia E. Jones

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Police Checkpoints: Lack Of Guidance From The Supreme Court Contributes To Disregard Of Civil Liberties In The District Of Columbia, Jason Fiebig 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Police Checkpoints: Lack Of Guidance From The Supreme Court Contributes To Disregard Of Civil Liberties In The District Of Columbia, Jason Fiebig

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Book Reviews, Juliet S. Sorensen 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Book Reviews, Juliet S. Sorensen

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


A Century Of Criminal Law And Criminology, Amy DeLine, Adair Crosley 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

A Century Of Criminal Law And Criminology, Amy Deline, Adair Crosley

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Denying Defendants The Benefit Of A Reasonable Doubt: Federal Rule Of Evidence 609 And Past Sex Crime Convictions, Julia T. Rickert 2010 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Denying Defendants The Benefit Of A Reasonable Doubt: Federal Rule Of Evidence 609 And Past Sex Crime Convictions, Julia T. Rickert

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


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