James Goodwin

Center for Progressive Reform

Senior Policy Analyst

455 Massachusetts Ave., NW, #150-513

Washington, DC 20001

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Regulatory Blowout: How Regulatory Failures Made the BP Disaster Possible, and How the System Can Be Fixed to Avoid a Recurrence

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-49, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 1685606
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 02 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2015
University of Florida, University of Alabama - School of Law, City University of New York - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Houston Law Center, George Washington University - Law School, Nova Southeastern University, Lewis & Clark Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, University of Cincinnati - College of Law, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 517 (37,650)

Abstract:

BP Oil Spill, Regulatory Policy, Natural Resources, Public Safety, OCSLA, NEPA, ESA, Precautionary Principle, Energy Policy

2.

The Truth About Torts: Defensive Medicine and the Unsupported Case for Medical Malpractice 'Reform'

Center for Progressive Reform White Paper No. 1203
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Wake Forest University School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 252 (93,017)

Abstract:

Medical Malpractice, Tort Reform, Defensive Medicine, Civil Justice, Litigation

3.

The BP Catastrophe: When Hobbled Law and Hollow Regulation Leave Americans Unprotected

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2015
University of Florida, University of Alabama - School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 201 (117,183)

Abstract:

regulatory safeguards, access to justice

4.

The Hidden Human and Environmental Costs of Regulatory Delay

Center for Progressive Research White Paper No. 907, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-47, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-02
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2013
Seattle University School of Law, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 110 (209,948)

Abstract:

regulatory delay, environmental regulation

5.

The Truth About Torts: Regulatory Preemption at the Federal Railroad Administration

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform, Wake Forest University School of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Michigan Law School and Allen & Overy LLP
Downloads 65 (282,229)

Abstract:

Regulatory preemption, tort law, railroad safety

6.

Twelve Crucial Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations: Will the Obama Administration Finish in Time?

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-21
Posted: 23 Apr 2011
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform, Center for Progressive Reform, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Center for Progressive Reform - CPR Policy Analyst
Downloads 53 (298,576)

Abstract:

regulatory safeguards

7.

‘Fifty FDAs’: An Argument for Federal Preemption of State Tort Law that is Less than Meets the Eye

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-28, Energy Center Research Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Emory University School of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 48 (328,248)

Abstract:

regulatory preemption, tort law, drug and medical device safety

8.

Plausibility Pleading: Barring the Courthouse Door to Deserving Claimants

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-25
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 45 (334,171)

Abstract:

Pleading, Supreme Court, Access to Justice

9.

Setting the Record Straight: The Crain and Crain Report on Regulatory Costs

Center for Progressive Reform White Paper No. 1103
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Apr 2011
Sidney A. Shapiro, Ruth Ruttenberg and James Goodwin
Wake Forest University School of Law, National Labor College and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 26 (384,494)

Abstract:

regulatory process, regulatory reform

10.

Winning Safer Workplaces: A Manual for State and Local Policy Reform

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-32
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 29 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform, Independent, Center for Progressive Reform, George Washington University Medical Center and George Washington University
Downloads 16 (418,767)

Abstract:

11.

Regulating Forced Arbitration in Consumer Financial Services: Re-Opening the Courthouse Doors to Victimized Consumers

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
University at Buffalo Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (261,197)

Abstract:

Access to Courts, Civil Justice, Arbitration, Class Action, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Consumer Rights, Corporate Accountability

12.

Saving Lives, Preserving the Environment, Growing the Economy: The Truth About Regulation

Center for Progressive Reform White Paper #1109, 2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Mar 2016
Sidney A. Shapiro, Ruth Ruttenberg and James Goodwin
Wake Forest University School of Law, National Labor College and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (491,128)

Abstract:

Regulation, Environment, Health, Safety, Government, Economics, Policy Analysis, Cost-Benefit Analysis

13.

Behind Closed Doors at the White House: How Politics Trumps Protection of Public Health, Worker Safety, and the Environment

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Rena I. Steinzor, Michael Patoka and James Goodwin
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Independent and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (449,378)

Abstract:

Regulation, Environment, Health, Safety, Government, Lobbying, Policy, Cost-Benefit Analysis

14.

Opportunity Wasted: The Obama Administration's Failure to Adopt Needed Regulatory Safeguards in a Timely Way is Costing Lives and Money

Posted: 26 Mar 2016
Rena I. Steinzor and James Goodwin
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform

Abstract:

Regulation, Environment, Health, Safety

15.

Regulatory 'Pay-Go': Rationing the Public Interest

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Mar 2016
Wake Forest University School of Law, Texas Tech University School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (501,232)

Abstract:

Regulation, Environment, Health, Safety, Government, Economics

16.

Protecting People and the Environment by the Stroke of a Presidential Pen: Seven New Executive Orders for President Obama's Second Term

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
George Washington University - Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform, Center for Progressive Reform and Independent
Downloads 0 (491,128)

Abstract:

President, Executive Order, Protections, Environment, Public Health, Safety

17.

TSCA Reform: Preserving Tort and Regulatory Approaches

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Feb 2016
George Washington University - Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, University of Texas at Austin – School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (454,699)
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Abstract:

Congress, Regulations, TSCA, Legislation, Chemicals, Public Health, Safety

18.

Distorting the Interests of Small Business: How the Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy's Politicization of Small Business Concerns Undermines Public Health and Safety

Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2734293
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Feb 2016
Sidney A. Shapiro and James Goodwin
Wake Forest University School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (515,819)

Abstract:

Regulation, Small Business, Reform, Administrative Law, Policy

19.

The Role of Health and Safety Evidence in Regulation and the Civil Justice System: Preserving Protection of the Public

Center for Progressive Reform Issue Alert, No. 1401, 2014, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2733336
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Feb 2016
George Washington University - Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, University of Richmond School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, University of Texas at Austin – School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (491,128)

Abstract:

TSCA, Chemicals, Regulation, Evidence, Civil Justice, Congress

20.

Barack Obama's Path to Progress in 2015-16: Thirteen Essential Regulatory Actions

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Feb 2016
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform, Center for Progressive Reform and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (511,098)

Abstract:

Regulation, Environment, Health, Safety

21.

The Small Business Charade: The Chemical Industry's Stealth Campaign Against Public Health

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2016
Rena I. Steinzor, Matthew Shudtz and James Goodwin
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (496,261)

Abstract:

Regulation, Workers, Health, Safety, Rulemaking, Silica, OSHA

22.

Earmarking Away the Public Interest: How Congressional Republicans Use Antiregulatory Appropriations Riders to Benefit Powerful Polluting Industries

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 651
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Texas Tech University School of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
Downloads 0 (423,661)

Abstract:

Congress, Regulations, Appropriations, Riders