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The Ethics of Plea Bargaining

Richard L. Lippke

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641468
eISBN:
9780191732195
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641468.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The Ethics of Plea Bargaining offers a sustained argument for restrained forms of plea bargaining and against the freewheeling kinds of it that predominate in the United States. Rewards ... More


Lawyers in the Dock: Learning from Attorney Disciplinary Procedings

Richard L. Abel

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195374230
eISBN:
9780199871803
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374230.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Our legal system is built on the trustworthiness of lawyers: clients must trust their fidelity, adversaries their undertakings, and courts the veracity of their legal and factual claims. Lawyers who ... More


Trust and Betrayal

Richard L. Abel

in Lawyers in the Dock: Learning from Attorney Disciplinary Procedings

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195374230
eISBN:
9780199871803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374230.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

All of social life depends on trust, which often is best understood through its betrayal. The literature on white collar crime delineates its distinctive characteristics; case studies of embezzlement ... More


Waiver Rewards and Trial Penalties

Richard L. Lippke

in The Ethics of Plea Bargaining

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641468
eISBN:
9780191732195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641468.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter distinguishes waiver rewards from trial penalties. A procedure is proposed for separating the two, termed a “settlement hearing.” Such hearings occur pre-trial and are initiated by ... More


Plea Bargains as Contracts

Richard L. Lippke

in The Ethics of Plea Bargaining

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199641468
eISBN:
9780191732195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641468.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Another traditional defense of plea bargaining claims that waiver rewards of any size or kind are legitimate if the contracting parties—usually prosecutors and defendants (or their attorneys)—freely ... More


Fraud in Fee-for-Service and Managed Care: Different Sides of the Same Coin

Terry L. Leap

in Phantom Billing, Fake Prescriptions, and the High Cost of Medicine: Health Care Fraud and What to Do about It

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449796
eISBN:
9780801460807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449796.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines fraud in fee-for-service systems and managed care plans. A common health care fraud that is linked directly to fee-for-service is the submission of fraudulent claims to the ... More


Women

Nicole Constable

in Born Out of Place: Migrant Mothers and the Politics of International Labor

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282018
eISBN:
9780520957770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282018.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter highlights gender, particularly the position of women migrants as workers in relation to what Silvey aptly calls the “gendered tensions of modernity.” Tensions exist between women’s ... More


European Antitrust Criminalization and the Challenge of Retribution Theory

Peter Whelan

in The Criminalization of European Cartel Enforcement: Theoretical, Legal, and Practical Challenges

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199670062
eISBN:
9780191749445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670062.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Competition Law

This chapter aims to analyse the challenge of retribution theory for European antitrust criminalization and therefore whether retribution theory can actually be relied upon as a solid foundation for ... More


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