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"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.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"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.
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Print version: "Compensation Culture--Comparative Tort Law Reform in the 21st Century" (Conference) (2014 : University of Limerick) Damages and compensation culture Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2016 Original