Vaccine, vaccination, and immunization law / Brian Dean Abramson, Falls Church, Virginia with John R. Thomas, Georgetown University Law Center, Peter O. Safir, Covington & Burling, Washington, D.C.
9781682675830 (print) 1682675831 (print) 9781682677766 1682677761
"[This book] covers the wide range of laws and issues that impact the field, including: FDA oversight, enforcement, and regulation of the research and development process; public mandates, including mandatory child vaccinations, opposition, and the legal consequences of failure to vaccinate, as well as medical, religious, and philosophical exemptions; state-by-state coverage of each jurisdiction's common requirements and unique legal characteristics related to childhood and adult vaccinations, state exemptions, administration of vaccines, and isolation and quarantine matters; patent law elements important to securing and enforcing protection for vaccines, as well as other intellectual property protections such as trademark, trade secret, unfair competition, and copyright law; compensation for vaccine injuries under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP), injuries listed in the Vaccine Injury Table, jurisdictional prerequisites, filings, and substantive and post-judgment proceedings Injury claims outside the NVICP such as products liability, failure to warn, medical malpractice, punitive damages and more; reporting via the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), with specifics on who may or must report and what are reportable events; specific vaccines, mandated, unmandated, or in development, as well as other ingredients in vaccines Access to, and promotion of, vaccines, and funding and cost issues."-- Provided by publisher.
"This title was last printed asVaccine, Vaccination, and Immunization Law and is now updated digitally."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to Vaccine Law Regulation of Vaccines Vaccine Patents Vaccine Patent Litigation Other Intellectual Property Protection for Vaccines Vaccination Funding, Payment, and Access Issues Vaccine Mandates and Requirements Vaccination Exemptions U.S. State Vaccine Laws Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting Vaccine Injury Claims Specific Vaccines and Components.
Digital File Characteristics
Source of Description
Online resource (Bloomberg Law, viewed December 18, 2019), print version record.
Available in Other Form
Print version: Abramson, Brian Dean. Vaccine, vaccination, and immunization law. Arlington, VA : Bloomberg Law ; [Washington, D.C.] : American Health Lawyers Association,