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Legal Malpractice Law in a Nutshell (Paperback) (Vincent Johnson)

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Legal Malpractice Law in a Nutshell charts the dynamic field of lawyer professional liability. With reference to recent cases and statutory developments, the book covers prominent causes of action (including professional negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud), the role of experts in malpractice litigation, theories of liability to nonclients, affirmative defenses, damages, and fee forfeiture. The book also explores the vicarious liability of lawyers and law firms, conflicts of interest, strategies for reducing errors and claims, and the role of malpractice insurance.
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Series Title: Nutshells
Format: Paperback
Publisher: West Academic
Author: Vincent Johnson
Language: English
Street Date: August 27, 2016
TCIN: 51551015
UPC: 9781634602822
Item Number (DPCI): 248-26-0208

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