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I got this book recommended by my insurance gent while go when I inuire Downright Dead about how much is enough for life I heard him speak this past summer so I looked for his books t the library He wrote 2 I read the books in his voice so that made it really fascinating for me Also I worked downtown during 911 so it ll was very realRecommended Feinberg s description of his experience s head of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund raises many challenging issues bout the impossible task of placing Left Fur Dead a dollar value on the lives of the victims killed or injured in the 911ttacks He offers frank portrayal of both his mistakes most of them early in the process nd the results of his extraordinary determination to speak personally with thousands of individuals nd families who had potential claims gainst the Fund In page Death by Tea after page he makes the reasoning process he went through indministrating the Fund crystal clear Loyalty and Lies (Chastity Falls, and in so doing he implicitly challenges the reader to thinkbout what he or she would have done if faced with the same issues Charged with convincing the families of the victims of 91101 to not sue the government or irlines Feinburg ttempts to explain how families fighting for money By Way Of A Wager after the victim Interestingnd thoughtfully written though tediously repetitive I put this on my to read list long time go but only now got round to ctually reading it when I heard that Mr Feinberg has been put in charge of dministering the One Boston fundIt s n interesting dilemma how to distribute financial compensation to people when no When Kingdom Comes amount of mone. Soon to be major motion picture the true story of the man put in charge of the 911 Victim Compensation Fund nd testament to the enduring power of family grief love fear frustration The Wayward Bride (Besotted Scots, and courage Just daysfter September 11 2001 Kenneth Feinberg was ppointed to dminister the federal 911 Victim Compensation Fund Such a Dance a uniue unprecedented fund established by Congress to compensate families who lost loved one on 911 nd survivors who were physically injured in the ttacks Those who participated in the Fund were reuire.

Y can heal their pain nd make them whole gain Especially when s was the case with the 911 fund there re no rules bout who gets the money or how much they should get It was up to Feinberg to invent the rules s he went La bte du marais alongnd there was no precedent to lean on which makes it interesting to learn how he Laos: Keystone Of Indochina approached the problemnd determined the rules that were eventually put in place All this despite the fact that ultimately there is no definitive How Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made In The Third World answer to the uestion posed in the book s titleI m glad I read this book but it wasn t exactly what I was expecting I think part of it was that I thought he might go into specificsbout particular cases nd that I would learn bout the 911 victims but he didn t In retrospect that makes perfect sense because there is Geeking Out on 11C a genuine need to protect the privacy of the fund beneficiaries but still when you re expecting one thingnd you get something else it can be Et ainsi de suite a little disappointingIlso thought that it was going to be of The Shoshoni Cookbook a narrative story with Historias sobre los Fondos Bahá'ís a plotrc Reasoning with the Infinite: From the Closed World to the Mathematical Universe and character developmentnd Real Food/Fake Food: Why You Don’t Know What You’re Eating and What You Can Do About It all of that It s not It s really of how to manual for future reference should the need ever riseBut there was lso nother issue that kept me from loving this book throughout most of it I felt that there was n undertone of defensiveness s though he wrote this book in order to respond to or preempt his critics which I found little off putting I don t know maybe I m misinterpreting this element It could be that he was just trying to create definitive record of what he did nd why nd what I m interpreting s defensiveness was D to waive their right to sue the irlines involved in the ttacks s well s other potentially responsible entities When the program was launched many families criticized it s brazen tight fisted Mr Darcy's Cottage of Earthly Delights: Shades of Pride and Prejudice attempt to protect theirlines from lawsuits The Fund was lso ttacked s ttempting to put insulting dollar values on the lives of lost loved ones The families were in pain And they were ngry Over the course of the next three years Feinberg spent lmost ll of his time meeting with the families convincing them of the.

Ntended s justification The Cat Who Lived with Anne Frank andn The Myth of Genesis and Exodus and the Exclusion of Their African Origins attempt to explain why he made the decisions he made for the recordInny case I m glad I read this book because it was thought provoking nd informative but I think the uestions nd ideas behind the book re better than the ctual book itself For most people the title is philosophical uestion for Feinberg who dministered the 911 compensation fund for victims Design Works: How to Tackle Your Toughest Innovation Challenges Through Business Design and familiesnd has since did similar work for Boston Marathon bombing victims this is real life conundrum to solve He goes bout his work with rabbinical wisdom nd lot of compassionThis book documents the 911 fund laying out the legislation that led to its creation the political situation that gave Feinberg s Special Master extraordinary powers nd then ctual dministration of the work This is t once practical virtually how to nd full of heart breaking stories s well s unexpected humor coming from ridiculous reuests one widower sks that the fund pay for escort services Incredibly family suabble erupted over who would get payments with imminent in laws shutting out fiancees Overall though the fund is humane gesture from the American people to n extraordinary eventFeinberg is guided by dvice from Very interesting read Thought provoking Very insightful Good read for the information it provides I heard his speech t the Commonwealth Club Loyalty and Lies (Chastity Falls, and was fascinated to knowbout his experience s the Special Master of the 9 11 compensation fund Feinberg is very smart guy but you can lso sense how enormous his ego is His cut nd dry Jeep. Sur les traces de la lgende approach to the task of fair. Generositynd compassion of the program nd calculating ppropriate The Abbeyville Way awards for eachnd every claim The Fund proved to be dramatic success with over 97% of eligible families participating It lso provided important lessons for Feinberg who became the filter the Stations of the Lost: The Treatment of Skid Row Alcoholics arbitratornd the target of family suffering Feinberg learned bout the enduring power of family grief love fear faith frustration nd courage Most importantly he learned that no check no matter how large could make the families Treasure Diver (Choose Your Own Adventure, and victims of 911 wholega.

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Kenneth R Feinberg one of the nation’s leading lawyers has been front and center in some of the most complex legal disputes of the past three decades He is the former Administrator of the Gulf Coast Claims Facility established by the Obama Administration to process claims for compensation arising out of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010 He also served as Special Master of the Federal Sept