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A Call for Legal Entrepreneurship
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Price: Free! Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
From an entrepreneurial perspective, law has historically been an isolated valley, remote to outsiders but verdant in its possibilities. Entrepreneurs will hopefully be stimulated by the issues discussed in this paper. Perhaps some of those ideas may serve as seeds for new businesses focused on making the legal industry more efficient, responsive and broadly available.
Anatomy of a Lawsuit: A Client's Perspective of a Multi-Million Dollar Federal Lawsuit
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Price: Free! Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
Few would argue that our country’s approach to civil litigation could not be improved. For many reasons it is often a very inefficient process. Yet few laypersons involved in litigation, whether senior executives or private individuals, understand why litigation is so complex, inefficient and expensive. This paper's purpose is to help others better understand these issues and their causes.
Selling to a Minor
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You set the price! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Selling to a minor - illegal right? In this story we expolre the veiw point of the cashier. What is it like to play the part of the law and keep those underage from buying? How fair is it? And how hard it really is.
Acts of Damage - Establishing Culpability
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Marpei L'Chaim Notes, Part 7 - A Talmudic Brief
Meeting of the Minds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The inhabitants of Mars had a serious products liability claim to pursue against a human corporation. And a new law clerk on the Interplanetary Supreme Court, assigned to help write the opinion, faces a challenging task...
Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this award-winning memoir, Houston journalist Gary Taylor recounts his true-life fatal attraction involvement in the trail of violence that has dogged Texas attorney Catherine Mehaffey Shelton, prompting coverage by newspapers, TV, movies and even Oprah. Take a seat on the wild ride of an obsessive relationship: erotic beginning to violent end and the trials required to clean up the mess.
Single Jeopardy - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #1
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter Sharp isn't your usual type of attorney unless you consider getting divorced, disbarred, thrown out of your house, and disgraced, all usual for a practicing lawyer. In this first of the 15-book series, we join Peter while he tries to find out who framed him, why his wife threw him out, and how to make ends meet. He also gets involved in a ground-breaking case of Negligent Nymphomania.
...by Reason of Sanity - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #2
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter Sharp is representing a man accused of murder. Unfortunately, the client's acts were captured on videotape, he confessed to the police, and he wants to plead guilty. To make matters worse, the District Attorney's office has brought in a special prosecutor: Peter's ex-wife Myra. Peter's legal ward Suzi, a 13-year-old computer whiz is on the case, and races to beat the adults to a solution.
Conspiracy of Innocence - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #4
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,150. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two unrelated crimes take place in different parts of the State, one of which Peter is arrested for. As the story progresses, everyone will be sitting on the edge of their chairs as this double murder mystery comes to a shocking conclusion involving a mafia hit man, drug dealers, a local police chief, and the FBI.
...Until Proven Innocent - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #5
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Attorney Peter Sharp's new client dislikes any person of color, and is then arrested with a smoking gun, standing over the body of a dead black man he had recently been arguing with... and the D.A. has proved that the defendant's gun is the murder weapon. Will Suzi comes to the rescue this time? The final courtroom scene is a stunner, complete with a dog stealing the show in the courtroom.