Selected Publications


    -"Therapeutic Privilege and Custody Evaluations:  Discovery of  Treatment Records", (coauthor), 54 Family Court Review 51, January,  2016.

    -"Behavioral Addiction In American Law: The Future And The Expert's  Role," chapter in K. Rosenberg & L. Feder (eds.), Behavioral  Addictions (Elsevier, Inc., 2014).

    -"Achieving Co-ordination of Care in Behavioral Health: A Call for  Revisiting Confidentiality Laws," (coauthor), 6 Journal Of Health &  Life Sciences Law 56, October, 2012.

    -"Confidentiality And College Campus Clinics: Dangerous Confusion," California Health Law News,  Spring, 2012.

“The  10 Biggest Risk Management Mistakes Physicians Make While Performing  Nonclinical Medical-Legal Work (Expert Testimony),” chapter in S.  Babitsky and J. Mangraviti (eds.), The Biggest Legal Mistakes Physicians  Make – And How To Avoid Them, SEAK, Inc., 2005. 

“The Perfect Storm-Multiple Problems When A Physician Is Accused of Deficient Care,” Health Lawyers Weekly, April 30, 2004. 

“Liability  of the Forensic Psychiatrist,” coauthor of a chapter in R. Rosner, M.D.  (ed.), Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry, Oxford  University Press, 2002. 

– “Confidentiality  of Psychotherapy and the Possible Release of Information to Family  Members,” 11 The Journal of NAMI California 78, September 2000. 

“Contracts  to Provide Psychiatric Services Through Health Care Organizations,” 7  California Psychiatric Association Newsletter 4, March 1993. 

“Attacks On Medical Staff Self-Governance Intensify,” 37 Southern California Psychiatrist 3, April 1989. 

“Social Class as a Factor Affecting the Judicial Disposition..,” 13 Criminology 57, 1975 

“Rule Enforcement by the Los Angeles Air Pollution Control District,” 3 Ecology Law Quarterly 507, 1973. 

"Foreign Affairs and Party Choice," 75 American Journal of Sociology 530, 1970 

"Public Interest in International Affairs," 50 Social Science Quarterly 272, 1969