What Is Life Worth? Tailoring the Law to Meet the Challenges of Unique Catastrophes

Kenneth R. Feinberg, former special master of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, explores how the law responds to unique catastrophes, the problems that can arise as the result of victim compensation programs, and ethical considerations surrounding the issue of “Who gets what?” at this Bernard G. Segal Memorial Lecture in Law and Ethics at The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS).