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    • Child Elopement From Foster Care and Residential Settings. 

      Pollack, Daniel (American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2010-12)
      The article discusses the issue on child or youth elopement from foster homes in the U.S. It reports that between 1.6 million and 2.8 million youth run away from foster homes with abuse and neglect as the primary reasons ...
    • The Effect of COVID-19 on Nursing Home Abuse: A Legal Perspective. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Reiter, Elisa (ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2020-12-16)
      Numerous class-action and individual wrongful death lawsuits have been filed asserting that proper precautions were not maintained to keep nursing homes residents safe from contracting COVID-19.
    • "Failure to Train" lawsuits against Departments of Human Services. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Getto, Cameron R. (American Bar Association, 2013-11)
      Of the legal theories pursued against state departments of human services and their child welfare agencies,1 “failure to train” theories are often pled but rarely prevail. The theory is often raised in boilerplate ...
    • Managing settlement awards for victims of sexual abuse. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Getto, Cameron R. (Washtenaw County Bar Association, 2020-05)
      Victims of sexual abuse are litigating. Among the most prominent defendants are schools, medical professionals, entertainment industry tycoons, politicians, coaches, and clergy. Often, if the case ...