2 edition of Avoiding legal malpractice, 1998 found in the catalog.
Avoiding legal malpractice, 1998
|Statement||co-chairs, Norman B. Arnoff, John H. Haley.|
|Series||New York practice skills course handbook series -- no. F-14, Litigation and administrative practice series, Litigation course handbook series -- no. H-580|
|Contributions||Arnoff, Norman B., Haley, John H., Practising Law Institute.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1080 p. :|
|Number of Pages||1080|
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Medical Malpractice in South Africa contains detailed expositions of both substantive and procedural law and a step-by-step guide, with practical litigation advice, on how to litigate – with the best chance of success – in this complex field. The emphasis in this work is on practicality and ease of reference with useful appendices such as a.
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