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Frank E. Vandervort

Frank E. Vandervort

Clinical Professor of Law
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2005-


Publications


Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

Forthcoming

  • "Substance Abuse and the Inchoate Child." In The Oxford Handbook of Children and Law, edited by J. W. Dwyer et al. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, Forthcoming.

Books

  • Editor. Michigan Child Welfare Law Source Book. 7th ed. Ann Arbor: Michigan Child Welfare Law Resource Center, 2006.
    MLaw Catalog

Book Chapters

  • Co-author. "Legal Issues in Child Welfare Cases Involving Children with Disabilities." J. B. Kay, co-author. In Child Abuse: Children with Disabilities, edited by V. J. Palusci et al., 213-34. Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2017.
  • "Federal Legislation Protecting Children and Providing for Their Well-Being." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 3rd ed., edited by D. Duquette, M. Hardin, and V. S. Sankaran, 231-74. Denver: Bradford Publishing Co., 2016.
    MLaw Catalog
  • Co-author. "What Works in Protecting Child Witnesses." K. C. Faller, co-author. In What Works in Child Welfare, edited by P. A. Curtis and G. Alexander. Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America Press, 2012.
    UM Library Catalog
  • "Child Protection Law and Procedure." In Michigan Family Law. 7th ed., edited by M. J. Kelly, J. A. Curtis, and R. A. Roane. (Ann Arbor, MI: Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2011), 2: 23-1-23-66.
    MLaw Catalog
  • Co-author. "Special Issues in Transcultural, Transracial, and Gay and Lesbian Parenting and Adoption." R. B. Sanoshy, co-author. In Principles and Practice of Child and Adolescent Forensic Mental Health, edited by E. P. Benedek, P. Ash, and C. L. Scott, 197-216. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010.
    UM Library Catalog
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Shouldering the Shifted Burden: The Defense Attorneys." In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 194-224. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 2010.
    UM Library Catalog
  • Co-author. "Professional Practitioners' Views on Videotaping: Capturing and Conveying a Child's Story." K. M. Staller, co-author. In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 113-40. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 2010.
    UM Library Catalog
  • "Legal Rights of Fetuses and Young Children." In Principles of Addictions and the Law: Applications in Forensic, Mental Health, and Medical Practice, edited by N. S. Miller, 229-51. Amsterdam: Academic Press/Elsevier, 2010.
    MLaw Catalog
  • "The Indian Child Welfare Act." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 2nd ed., edited by D. N. Duquette and A. M. Haralmabie, 257- 70. Denver: Bradford Pub. Co., 2010.
    MLaw Catalog
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Federal Child Welfare Legislation." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 2nd ed., edited by D. N. Duquette and A. M. Haralmabie, 199- 230. Denver: Bradford Pub. Co., 2010.
    MLaw Catalog
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Child Sexual Abuse: Legal Burdens and Scientific Methods." K. M. Staller, co-author. In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 1-32. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 2010.
    UM Library Catalog
  • "Confidentiality of Educational Records and Child Protective Proceedings." In Addressing the Educational Needs of Children in Foster Care in Michigan: Resources and Best Practices, 5-8. Lansing, Mich.: State Court Adminsitrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division, 2007.
    Full Text: WWW
  • Co-author. "The GAL Investigation." W. Lansat, co-author. In The Guardian Ad Litem Handbook for Divorce Practice, edited by C. R. Thacker. State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section, 2006.
  • Co-author. "Federal Child Welfare Law and Policy: Understanding the Federal Law and Funding Process." M. Rollin and A. M. Haralambie, co-authors. In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases, by National Association of Counsel for Children; edited by M. Ventrell and D. N. Duquette, 143-83. Denver: Bradford Publishing, 2005.
    MLaw Catalog
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Child Protection Law and Procedure." In Michigan Family Law. 6th ed., edited by M.J. Kelly, J. A. Curtis and R. A. Roane, 2, 22:1 - 22:60. Ann Arbor: Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2004. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty).
    MLaw catalog

Journal Articles

  • Co-author. "Differential Response: Misrepresentation of CPS Investigation and Case Fact Finding." R. C. Hughes, co-author. APSAC Advisor 28, no. 7 (2016).
  • Co-author. "Does Changing Mandated Reporting Laws Improve Child Maltreatment Reporting in Large U.S. Counties?" V. J. Palusci and J. Lewis, co-authors. Child. & Youth Serv. Rev. 66 (2016): 170-9.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • Co-author. "A Liberal Dilemma: Respecting Autonomy While Also Protecting Inchoate Children from Prenatal Substance Abuse." A. J. Weisberg, co-author. Wm. & Mary Bill of Rts. 24, no. 3 (2016): 659-708.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users | HEIN
  • Co-author. "Universal reporting laws and child maltreatment report rates in large U.S. counties." V. J. Palusci, co-author. Child. & Youth Serv. Rev. 38 (2014): 20-8.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • Co-author. "Effects of Clergy Reporting Laws on Child Maltreatment Report Rates." V. J. Palusci, co-author. APSAC Advisor 26, no. 1 (2014): 16-26.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • Co-author. "Arguing on the Side of Culture." D. Chopp and r. Ortega, co-authors. Litig. J. Fall 2014 (2014): 10-3.
  • State Editor. Juvenile Collateral Consequences in the State of Michigan. J. Seber, lead author. American Bar Association, 2013.
  • "Protecting Child Witnesses on the Witness Stand: The Law and the Role of the Forensic Social Worker in Criminal Proceedings." J. Forensic Soc. Work 3, no. 2 (2013): 150-75.
  • Co-author. "Invited Commentary on 'Issue in Differential Response'." V. Vaughan-Eden, co-author. Res. Soc. Work Prac. 23, no. 5 (2013): 550-3.
    Full Text: WWW
  • Co-author. "Building Resilience in Foster Children: The Role of the Child's Advocate." J. Henry and M. A. Sloane, co-authors. Children's Legal Rights Journal 32, no. 3 (2012): 1-24.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN
  • "Child Welfare Cases Involving Mental Illness: Reflections on the Role and Responsibilities of the Lawyer-Guardian Ad Litem." Mich. Child Welfare L. J. 14, no. 2 (2012): 31-43.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW
  • "A Search for the Truth or Trial by Ordeal: When Prosecutors Cross-Examine Adolescents How Should Courts Respond?" Widener L. Rev. 16, no. 2 (2010): 335-67.
    Full Text: HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • Co-author. "Child Welfare Workers Go to Court: The Impact of Race, Gender, and Education on the Comfort with Legal Issues." K. C. Faller and M. Grabarek, co-authors. Child. & Youth Services Rev. 31, no. 9 (2009): 972-7.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • Co-author. "Legal Ethics and High Child Welfare Worker Turnover: An Unexplored Connection." R. P. Gonzalez and K. C. Faller, co-authors. Child. & Youth Services Rev. 30, no. 5 (2008): 546-63.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • Co-author. "African American and White Child Welfare Workers' Attitudes Toward Policies Involving Race and Sexual Orientation." S. Jayaratne, K. C. Faller, and R. M. Ortega, co-authors. Child. & Youth Services Rev. 30, no. 8 (2008): 955-66.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • "The Impact of Traumatic Stress and Alcohol Exposure on Youth: Implications for Lawyers, Judges, and Courts." Mich. Child Welfare L.J. 11, no. 2 (2007-2008): 42-55.
    Full Text: WWW
  • "'The Road Goes on Forever and the Party Never Ends': A Response to Judge Tacoma's Prescription for a Return to Foster Care 'Limbo' and 'Drift'." Mich. Child Welfare L.J. 10, no. 3 (2007): 43-58.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW
  • Co-author. "Interdisciplinary Clinical Teaching of Child Welfare Practice to Law and Social Work Students: When World Views Collide." K. Faller, co-author. U. Mich. J. L. Reform 41, no. 1 (2007): 121-65.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • "Videotaping Investigative Interviews of Children in Cases of Child Sexual Abuse: One Community's Approach." J. Crim. L. & Criminology 96, no. 4 (2006): 1353-416.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • Co-author. "Can the Punishment Fit the Crime When Suspects Confess Child Sexual Abuse?" K. C. Faller, J. Henry, and W. Birdsall, co-authors. Child Abuse & Neglect 30, no. 7 (2006): 815-27.
    Full Text: ScienceDirect (UMich users) | ScienceDirect
  • Co-author. "Addressing Putative Fathers in Child Protection Proceedings: Is 'John Doe' Still Alive?" W. Lansat, co- author. Mich. B. J. 85, no. 9 (2006): 39-42.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • "The Michigan Child Welfare Law Resource Center." A.B.A Section Litig. Children's Rts. Litig. Committee 6, no. 3 (2004): 1, 5-8, 10. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty).
  • "The First Amendment and Child Pornography: Implications for Professionals Engaged in Child Protection." Child. Legal Rts. J. 23, no. 1 (2003): 2-16. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty)
    Full Text: HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN
  • Co-author. "The Worst of All Possible Worlds: Michigan's Juvenile Justice System and International Standards for the Treatment of Children." W. E. Ladd, co-author. U. Det. Mercy L. Rev. 78, no. 2 (2001): 203-58. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty)
    Full Text: HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • "When Minors Face Major Consequences: What Attorneys Representing Children in Delinquency, Designation, and Waiver Proceedings Need to Know." Mich. B. J. 80, no. 9 (2001): 36-41. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty)
    Full Text: HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw
  • Co-author. "Building Pediatric Law Careers: The University of Michigan Law School Experience." M. Breger, S. Scarnecchia, and N. Woloshin, co-authors. Fam. L. Q. 34, no. 3 (2000): 531-52. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty)
    Full Text: HEIN (UMich users) | HEIN | Westlaw


Other Publications

  • Co-author. "Reviewer’s Note." V. J. Palusci, co-author. The Quarterly Update, 36. The Ray E. Helfer Society, XXIV (2017).
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Juvenile Justice Reform and the Myth of the Superpredator." Bridge Magazine (May 17, 2016).
    Full Text: WWW
  • "New Study Confirms Link Between Hitting Children and Poor Outcomes." The Chron. of Soc. Change, Fostering Media Connections. May 5, 2016.
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Hastert and Duggars, Two Very Different Cases of Sexual Misconduct." The Chron. of Soc. Change, June 22, 2015.
    Full Text: WWW
  • Co-author. Parents' Attorney Protocol. V. Sankaran, co-author. Michigan State Court Administrative Office Guideline. Lansing, MI: State Court Administrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division, 2008.
    Full Text: WWW
Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

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