The Resource The Lawyer-Judge Bias in the American Legal System

The Lawyer-Judge Bias in the American Legal System

Label
The Lawyer-Judge Bias in the American Legal System
Title
The Lawyer-Judge Bias in the American Legal System
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the far-reaching effects on American law of bias amongst lawyers and judges towards the legal profession in their decision-making
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
347.7314
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8776 .B37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Lawyer-Judge Bias in the American Legal System
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; THE LAWYER-JUDGE BIAS IN THE AMERICAN LEGAL SYSTEM; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 An Ambient Bias; Sahyers v. Prugh, Holliday & Karatinos, P.L.; 2 The Theory; Conscious, Crass Considerations; Unconscious, Subtle Considerations; 3 Constitutional Criminal Procedure; Miranda v. Arizona; Mosley and Edwards; The Right to a Jury versus the Right to Appointed Counsel; Development of a Right to Appointed Counsel; Right to Appointed Counsel Outstrips Right to a Jury; Ineffective Assistance of Counsel; Performance; Prejudice; The Upshot; 4 Civil Constitutional Law
  • A Short Primer on EnronSpecial Purpose Entities and Enron's Lawyers; The Aftermath; Why?; 11 Complexity and the Lawyer-Judge Bias; Three Views of American Legal Complexity; Legal Complexity Defined; Complexity and Lawyers; Complexity and Judges; A Brief Case Study in Complexity; 12 Rays of Hope, Ramifications, and Possible Solutions; Ramifications; Small-Scale Solutions; Large-Scale Solutions; Index
  • Brutal Costs for EntrantsBut What about Consumer Protection?; Judges on Entry; Conduct; 7 Torts; Legal Malpractice; Causation; Privity; The Rules of Professional Conduct; Damages; Malicious Prosecution; Absolute Immunity; The Litigation Privilege; 8 Evidence and Civil Procedure; Attorney-Client Privilege; Attorney Work Product; Rule Creation; 9 The Business of Law; Contracts; Collecting Fees; Fair Debt Collection Practices Act; Consumer Protection Statutes; Employment Law -- Lawyers as Whistle-Blowers; Bankruptcy Judges and Large Bankruptcies; Class Action Cy Pres; 10 Enron's Sole Survivors
  • Lawyers versus Accountants in Ohralik, Edenfield, and OthersFlorida Bar v. Went For It; Physician Speech versus Lawyer Speech -- Rust and Velasquez; Takings -- Brown v. Legal Foundation of Washington; 5 A Short History of Lawyer Regulation; The First Lawyer-Judges in England; Lawyer Regulation in Early America; Jacksonian Democracy; Back in the Saddle; Entry; Conduct; Antitrust; Some Conclusions; 6 Current Lawyer Regulation; Why Judges Are a Poor Choice to Regulate Lawyers; Entry: High Costs, Few Benefits; Stifling Innovation; Negative Effects on the Poor and Middle Class
Control code
ocn769342113
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283341868
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b2596043x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769342113
  • cbo0511791879

Library Locations

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