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Credit Score Increasing and Debt Reduction Strategies & SECRETS You Need: For the Rich, Poor, Middle Class, Laid Off, Disabled, Fixed Income, Single Parent
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
This is a 4-book series that details exact words to say to creditors, credit bureaus, payment negotiations, concerning court situations, contracts, landlords, etc. Identity theft, gaining access to your records, where to get REAL help, Innocence, DNA 4 books 1)Credit/Debt 2)Legal 3)How to Write to Get Benefits for You and Your Family 4)Index Pages-INCREDIBLY important fill-in-the-blank pages.
Adversarialism and Consensus? The Professions’ Construction of Solicitor and Family Mediator Identity and Role
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Penetrating study of divergent messages that the Law Society (England & Wales) vs. UK College of Family Mediators transmit to their members about the professional approach to adopt in divorce and custody disputes. Webley uses grounded theory methods to analyse training, accreditation, best practice statements, & codes of conduct contrasting the two professions--and their divergent self-identities.
Courtroom Body Language
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
“Courtroom Body Language” is a short guide for any attorney practicing law or preparing to. Based on Joe Navarro’s teachings and writings for the National College of District Attorneys, Mr. Navarro summarizes the importance of nonverbal communications and body language in the practice of law and in particular in the “theater of the courtroom.”
Lawyers on Their Own: The Solo Practitioner in an Urban Setting
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Renowned socio-legal study of lawyers in solo practice in Chicago during the 1960s, as updated in 1994. Includes new 2011 Foreword by law professor William Gallagher. The book is considered foundational for studies of the legal profession and legal ethics for small-client practice. Carlin exposes the underbelly of practice among solo lawyers and their methods of getting business, in many settings.
Lawyering By Dummies Student Expanded Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The truth about lawyers and lawsuits: there is nothing humorous or satirical about it.
What Do Lawyers Do?: An Ethnography of a Corporate Law Firm
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,470. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
A legal scholar and sociologist, Flood spent years observing a large US law firm from the inside--much like an embedded journalist, but with the perspective of a researcher on the theory & practice of legal organizations. What he analyzed resulted in a study cited by many scholars over the years as the ultimate account of the inner workings of a corporate law firm. Adds a foreword by Lynn Mather.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 8 - June 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,870. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
The Harvard Law Review's June '13 ebook edition featured active Contents, linked notes, and proper formatting. Contents of Issue 8: "Racial Capitalism," by Nancy Leong; "Shallow Signals," by Bert Huang; "All Unhappy Families: Tales of Old Age, Rational Actors, and the Disordered Life," by Ariela Dubler; and an essay by Risa Goluboff on civil rights lawyers, plus student work. Book Review, "Lawyers
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 6 - April 2013
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,760. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Yale Law Journal's April '13 issue features an article on rape-by-deception and the myth of sexual autonomy, by Jed Rubenfeld; an essay on extortion and "abuse of property right," by Larissa Katz; and a book review essay on the new generation of civil rights lawyers and the construction of racial identity, by Anthony Alfieri & Angela Onwuachi-Willig. Issue also features extensive student research.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 5 - March 2013
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The Yale Law Journal (Vol. 122, #5) features articles and essays on law and legal theory by internationally recognized scholars. Contents include "Commandeering and Constitutional Change," by Wesley Campbell; "Parallel Exclusion," by C. Scott Hemphill & Tim Wu; and "Reconceptualizing the Burden of Proof," by Edward Cheng; in addition, this March 2013 issue contains substantial student research.
Women in Law
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 206,450. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Universally considered to be pathbreaking, landmark, and provocative since its first edition was published 3 decades ago, WOMEN IN LAW provides a sociological and historical analysis of the overt and subtle ceilings placed on women in the legal profession in their various roles. It is a foundational work for departments of gender studies, law, & sociology — but also readable by a general audience.