Isaac Buck

University of Tennessee College of Law

Associate Professor of Law

1505 West Cumberland Avenue

Knoxville, TN 37996

United States

http://law.utk.edu/people/buck-zack/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Caring Too Much: Misapplying the False Claims Act to Target Overtreatment

74 Ohio St. L. J. 463 (2013)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2013
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 276 (144,406)

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Health Care Fraud and Abuse, False Claims Act, Rationing, Medical Appropriateness, Health Care Enforcement, Health Care Finance

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Overtreatment and Informed Consent: A Fraud-Based Solution to Unwanted and Unnecessary Care

43 Fla. St. L. Rev. 907 (2016), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2018
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 197 (199,667)

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health law, fraud and abuse, bioethics, informed consent, health care finance

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Furthering the Fiduciary Metaphor: The Duty of Providers to the Payers of Medicare

104 Cal. L. Rev. 1043 (2016), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 308
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2018
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 179 (217,370)
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Health law, Health care finance, Medicare, Health law and policy, Fiduciary duty

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Enforcement Overdose: Health Care Fraud Regulation in an Era of Overcriminalization and Overtreatment

74 Maryland L. Rev. 259 (2015)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2015
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 171 (226,005)

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health care fraud and abuse, False Claims Act, rationing, medical appropriateness, health care enforcement, health care finance

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The Indefinite Quarantine: A Public Health Review of Chronic Inconsistencies in Sexually Violent Predator Statutes

87 St. John's L. Rev. 847 (2014)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 143 (262,131)

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Sexually Violent Predator Statutes, SVP Statutes, Public Health, Preventive Detention, Indefinite Commitment, Mental Health Law

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Specialty Drugs and the Health Care Cost Crisis

Wake Forest Law Review (Forthcoming, 2020), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-15, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 386
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2020
Sharona Hoffman and Isaac Buck
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 142 (263,614)

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Specialty drugs, specialty pharmacies, health care costs, drug pricing, antitrust, conflict of interest, patient choice, pharmacy benefit managers, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)

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The Cost of High Prices: Embedding an Ethic of Expense into the Standard of Care

58 B.C. L. Rev. 101 (2017), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 309
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 125 (290,542)

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health law finance, standard of care, health care fraud

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A Farewell to Falsity: Shifting Standards in Medicare Fraud Enforcement

49 Seton Hall L. Rev. 1 (2018)., University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2018
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 120 (299,261)

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health law, health care finance, health care fraud and abuse

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Side Effects: State Anti-Fraud Statutes, Off-Label Marketing, and the Solvable Challenge of Causation

36 Cardozo L. Rev. 2129 (2015)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 100 (339,131)

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health law, fraud and abuse, causation, tort law, health care finance

10.

Breaking the Fever: A New Construct for Regulating Overtreatment

48 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1261 (2015)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 95 (350,533)

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Health Law, Health Care Fraud & Abuse, Health Care Finance, Administrative Law

11.

Affording Obamacare

71 Hastings L.J. 261 (2020)., University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2020
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 94 (352,848)
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health law, health care finance, Affordable Care Act, behavioral economics

12.

When Hospitals Sue Patients

73 Hastings L.J. __ (Forthcoming 2021-22)., University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 405
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2021
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
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The Drug (Pricing) Wars: States, Preemption, and Unsustainable Prices

99 N.C. L. Rev. 167 (2020)., University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 393
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2021
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 81 (386,576)

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Health Law, Healthcare Finance, Prescription Drug Pricing

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Managing Medicaid

11 St. Louis U. J. Health L. & Pol'y 107 (Symposium, 2017), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 58 (461,277)
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health law, health care finance, Medicaid

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The Affordable Care Act and the Chronic Challenge of Cost Control

11 U. St. Thomas J.L. Pub. Pol'y 98 (Symposium Speech, 2017), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2018
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 49 (497,056)

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health law, Affordable Care Act, health finance

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The Meaning of "Medicare-For-All"

20 Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy 159 (2020), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2021
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law
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States As Activists

39 J. Legal Med. 121 (2019)
Posted: 18 Sep 2020
Isaac Buck
University of Tennessee College of Law

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health law, drug pricing