Lawyer Barons PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Lester Brickman

Lawyer Barons

Cambridge University Press
Publication date: February 2011
ISBN: 9780511985737
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

List price:
$23.00
Our price:
$21.99

You save: $1.01 (4%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
This book is a broad and deep inquiry into how contingency fees distort our civil justice system, influence our political system and endanger democratic governance. Contingency fees are the way personal injury lawyers finance access to the courts for those wrongfully injured. Although the public senses that lawyers manipulate the justice system to serve their own ends, few are aware of the high costs that come with contingency fees. This book sets out to change that, providing a window into the seamy underworld of contingency fees that the bar and the courts not only tolerate but even protect and nurture. Contrary to a broad academic consensus, the book argues that the financial incentives for lawyers to litigate are so inordinately high that they perversely impact our civil justice system and impose other unconscionable costs. It thus presents the intellectual architecture that underpins all tort reform efforts.
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
Lawyer Barons PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
11551 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Enabled. Limit of 5 selections within 30 days.
Printing:
Enabled. Limit of 20 pages within 30 days.
Recently Viewed Products