Jean M. Eggen

Widener University - Delaware Law School

4601 Concord Pike

Wilmington, DE 19803-0406

United States

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Toward a Neuroscience Model of Tort Law: How Functional Neuroimaging Will Transform Tort Doctrine

Columbia Science and Technology Law Review, Vol. 13, 2012, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-41
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 29 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2012
Jean M. Eggen and Eric J. Laury
Widener University - Delaware Law School and Minor & Brown, PC
Downloads 331 (67,335)

Abstract:

tort law, torts, neuroscience, neuroimaging, evidence

2.

Medical Malpractice Screening Panels: An Update and Assessment

Journal of Health & Life Sciences Law, Vol. 6, No. 3, June 2013, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-31
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 121 (144,045)

Abstract:

medical malpractice, pretrial procedure, alternative dispute resolution, litigation

3.

The Synergy of Toxic Tort Law and Public Health: Lessons from a Century of Cigarettes

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, 2008, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-79
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2009
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 111 (198,132)

Abstract:

toxic torts, tort law, health law, public health, cigarettes, smoking, brandt

4.

Toxic Torts at Ground Zero

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 39, 2007, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2008
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 108 (200,636)

Abstract:

toxic torts, world trade center, tort law, environmental law, health law

5.

Mental Disabilities and Duty in Negligence Law: Will Neuroscience Reform Tort Doctrine?

Indiana Health Law Review, v. 12, p. 591, 2015, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-29
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2015
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 99 (138,459)

Abstract:

torts, tort law, negligence, neuroscience, mental disabilities

6.

Understanding State Contribution Laws and Their Effect on the Settlement of Mass Tort Actions

Texas Law Review, Vol. 73, 1995
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 13 Nov 2009
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 89 (183,909)

Abstract:

torts, tort law, mass torts, litigation, settlement, set-off, contribution, joint and several liability

7.

Gun Torts: Defining a Cause of Action for Victims in Suits Against Gun Manufacturers

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 81, 2002
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 19 Mar 2009
Jean M. Eggen and John G. Culhane
Widener University - Delaware Law School and Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 82 (237,388)

Abstract:

tort law, torts, guns, firearms, product liability, negligence

8.

Nanotechnology and the Environment: What's Next?

Natural Resources & Environment, Vol. 26, No. 3, Winter 2012
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 15 May 2012
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 72 (261,197)

Abstract:

nanotechnology, environmental law

9.

The Mature Product Preemption Doctrine: The Unitary Standard and the Paradox of Consumer Protection

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 95, 2009, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-25
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2010
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 65 (282,229)

Abstract:

preemption, product liability, torts, tort law, constitutional law, supreme court, product safety, consumer protection

10.

Toxic Torts, Causation, and Scientific Evidence after Daubert

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 55, p. 889, 1994
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 54 (291,475)

Abstract:

Daubert, toxic torts, tort law, causation, evidence, scientific evidence

11.

United States v. Havens: Impeachment by Illegally Obtained Evidence

Syracuse Law Review, Vol. 32, p. 637, 1981
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 45 (306,150)

Abstract:

exclusionary rule, evidence, impeachment, fourth amendment

12.

The Normalization of Product Preemption Doctrine

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 3, 2006, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-57
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 May 2008
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 36 (362,677)

Abstract:

product liability, preemption doctrine, tort law

13.

Clinical Medical Evidence of Causation in Toxic Tort Cases: Into the Crucible of Daubert

Houston Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 370, 2001
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 35 (311,323)

Abstract:

scientific evidence, evidence, Daubert, toxic torts, tort law, clinical medical evidence

14.

Toxic Torts and Causation: The Challenge of Daubert after the First Decade

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 17, 2003
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Oct 2012
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 34 (343,103)

Abstract:

toxic torts, scientific evidence, Daubert

15.

Being Small in a Supersized World: Tackling the Problem of Low-Level Exposures in Toxic Tort Actions

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 44, 10630, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-23
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 30 (325,311)

Abstract:

toxic torts, low-level exposure, torts, tort law, environmental law, toxic substances, environmental contamination, toxic products

16.

Navigating Between Scylla and Charybdis: Preemption of Medical Device 'Parallel Claims'

Journal of Health & Biomedical Law, v. 9, 2013, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2014
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 27 (355,960)

Abstract:

preemption, medical devices, health law, product liability, parallel claims

17.

Public Nuisance Claims Against Gun Sellers: New Insights and Challenges

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 38, 2004
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen and John G. Culhane
Widener University - Delaware Law School and Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 26 (388,343)

Abstract:

guns, tort law, firearms, nuisance, public nuisance

18.

'The Orwellian Nightmare' Reconsidered: A Proposed Regulatory Framework for the Advanced Reproductive Technologies

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 25, No. 3, 1991
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 25 (289,168)

Abstract:

reproductive technology, reproduction, health law, human embryo

19.

Medical Malpractice Screening Panels: Proposed Model Legislation to Cure Judicial Ills

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 58, 1990
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 25 (392,309)

Abstract:

medical malpractice, tort law, torts, screening panels

20.

Toxic Reproductive and Genetic Hazards in the Workplace: Challenging the Myths of the Tort and Workers' Compensation Systems

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 843, 1992
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Sep 2009
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 24 (418,767)

Abstract:

toxic torts, workers compensation, reproductive injuries, genetic injuries, torts, tort law, toxic exposure

21.

Defining a Proper Role for Public Nuisance Law in Municipal Suits Against Gun Sellers: Beyond Rhetoric and Expedience

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 52, P. 287, 2001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2010
John G. Culhane and Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School and Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 14 (444,167)

Abstract:

guns, firearms, torts, tort law, public nuisance

22.

Shedding Light on the Preemption Doctrine in Product Liability Actions: Defining the Scope of Buckman and Sprietsma

Delaware Law Review, Vol. 6, No. 1, p. 143, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 13 (475,431)

Abstract:

preemption, product liability, implied preemption

23.

Sense or Sensibility?: Toxic Product Liability under State Law after Cipollone and Medtronic

Widener Law Symposium Journal, Vol. 2, 1997
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Oct 2011
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 8 (485,842)

Abstract:

product liability, toxic torts, preemption

24.

It's About Time: The Long Overdue Demise of Statutes of Repose in Latent Toxic Tort Litigation

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Forthcoming, Widener University Delaware Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 17-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Jean M. Eggen
Widener University - Delaware Law School
Downloads 0 (515,819)

Abstract:

Toxic Torts, Torts, Tort Law, Statutes of Repose, Statutes of Limitations, Latent Toxic Illness, Latent Injuries