Scott DeVito

Florida Coastal School of Law

8787 Baypine Rd.

Jacksonville, FL 32256

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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An Overreaction to a Nonexistent Problem: Empirical Analysis of Tort Reform from the 1980s to 2000s

3 Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation 62 (2015)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
Scott DeVito and Andrew W. Jurs
Florida Coastal School of Law and Drake University Law School
Downloads 226 (135,172)

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torts, tort reform, products liability, medical malpractice, damages, damage caps, noneconomic damages, legal reform, empirical, statistics

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Experimenting on Law Students: Why Imposing no Ethical Constraints on Educational Research Using Law Students is a Bad Idea and Proposed Ethical Guidelines

Southwestern University Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 285, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2011
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 142 (204,348)

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human research, human experimentation, law students, law teaching, law school, education, research, ethics, rules of professional responsibility, institutional review board, IRB

3.

Justice and the Felonious Attorney

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Dec 2009
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 133 (215,467)

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committee on character and fitness, good moral character, admission to the bar, James Hamm, Lee Keller King, group moral character, individual moral chracter

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The Stricter Standard: An Empirical Assessment of Daubert's Effect on Civil Defendants

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 62, 2013
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Andrew W. Jurs and Scott DeVito
Drake University Law School and Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 125 (226,019)

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Daubert, expert evidence, admissibility, gatekeeping, science and the law, experts, empirical

5.

The Power of Stories and Images in Law School Teaching

53 Washburn Law Journal 51 (2013)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 92 (279,778)

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cognitive science, legal education, narrative, image, picture, empricial methods

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Et Tu, Plaintiffs? An Empirical Analysis of Daubert's Effect on Plaintiffs, and Why Gatekeeping Standards Matter (a Lot)

Arkansas Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 May 2014
Andrew W. Jurs and Scott DeVito
Drake University Law School and Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 59 (359,651)

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daubert, expert, gatekeeping, science and the law, science, expert, empirical

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'Doubling-Down' for Defendants: The Pernicious Effects of Tort Reform

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 118, 2014
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Scott DeVito and Andrew W. Jurs
Florida Coastal School of Law and Drake University Law School
Downloads 58 (362,656)

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tort reform, complex litigation, torts, products liability, damages, damage caps, legal reform

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A Gruesome Problem for the Curve-Fitting Solution

British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 48, p. 391, 1997
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 43 (413,125)

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Akaike, Curve Fitting, Grue, New Riddle of Induction, Forster, Sober

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The Ontology of Copyright Infringement: Puzzles, Parts, and Pieces

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 35, 2003
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 36 (440,772)

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Copyright infringement, parts, pieces, ontology, metaphysics, Ship of Theseus, Growing Problem, Problem of Material Constitution

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Completeness and Indeterministic Causation

Philosophy of Science, Vol. 63, p. 177, 1996
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Dec 2009
Scott DeVito
Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 32 (458,083)

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Probability, Causation, Paul Humphreys, Indeterministic Causation, Completeness

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A Tale of Two Dauberts: Discriminatory Effects of Scientific Reliability Screening

79 Ohio State Law Journal 1107
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2019
Andrew W. Jurs and Scott DeVito
Drake University Law School and Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 26 (487,955)

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Race, Evidence, Daubert, Quantitative, Empirical

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salience, state supreme court, Michael D. Ryan, relevance, law, empirical, quantitative analysis

13.

The Millennium Problem and the Marketplace of Ideas: Insights into Freedom, Responsibility, and Technological Development

Public Affairs Quarterly, Vol. 12, No. 3, July 1998
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Dennis R. Cooley and Scott DeVito
North Dakota State University - Department of History and Florida Coastal School of Law
Downloads 20 (522,107)

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John Stuart Mill, Originality, Y2K, diversity, freedom, technological development