The Resource A treatise on attorneys at law, by Edward M. Thornton

A treatise on attorneys at law, by Edward M. Thornton

Label
A treatise on attorneys at law
Title
A treatise on attorneys at law
Statement of responsibility
by Edward M. Thornton
Title variation
Thornton on attorneys at law
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
GMOML
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1872-1913
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Thornton, Edward M.
Index
index present
LC call number
KF297
LC item number
.T475 1914x
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1876-
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Thomas, Hiram
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  • Lawyers
  • Practice of law
  • United States
Label
A treatise on attorneys at law, by Edward M. Thornton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a posthumous work. The author ... died while writing the last chapter ... The final chapter ... was revised and completed by Mr. Hiram Thomas."--Foreword
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volume I. Ch. I. Introduction -- Ch. II. Admission to practice -- Ch. III. Taxation of attorneys -- unauthorized practice -- Ch. IV. Privileges, exemptions, disabilities -- libel and slander -- Ch. V. Assignment of counsel by the court -- amicus curiae -- Ch. VI. Privileged communications -- Ch. VII. Relation of attorney and client -- substitution of attorneys -- imputed notice and knowledge -- Ch. VIII. Dealings between attorney and client -- acquiring adverse interests -- representing conflicting interests -- Ch. IX. Law partnerships -- attorneys as witnesses -- admissions by attorneys as evidence -- Ch. X. Scope of attorney's authority -- delegation of authority -- ratification of unauthorized acts -- Ch. XI. Authority to compromise or release -- Ch. XII. Authority to appear for litigants -- Ch. XIII. Authority in conducting litigation -- Ch. XIV. Liability generally -- Ch. XV. Liability for negligence -- Ch. XVI. Enforcement of liability. Volume II. Ch. XVII. Advice of counsel -- Ch. XVIII. Champerty, barratry, and maintenance -- Ch. XIX. Right to compensation -- Ch. XX. Contracts for compensation -- Ch. XXI. Amount, retention, and allowance of compensation, taxable costs, and expenses -- Ch. XXII. Actions to recover compensation -- Ch. XXIII. Liens generally -- Ch. XXIV. Rights and property affected by lien -- Ch. XXV. Settlement, dismissal, substitution, assignment, and set-off as affecting lien rights -- Ch. XXVI. Enforcement of liens -- Ch. XXVII. Prosecuting attorneys -- Ch. XXVIII. Attorney-General -- Ch. XXIX. Suspension and disbarment generally -- Ch. XXX. Grounds for disbarment -- Ch. XXXI. Procedure, judgment and punishment -- Ch. XXXII. Review of disbarment proceedings -- Ch. XXXIII. Reinstatement
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (cclxxx, 1499 pages))
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm60732125\
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A treatise on attorneys at law, by Edward M. Thornton
Publication
Note
  • "This is a posthumous work. The author ... died while writing the last chapter ... The final chapter ... was revised and completed by Mr. Hiram Thomas."--Foreword
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volume I. Ch. I. Introduction -- Ch. II. Admission to practice -- Ch. III. Taxation of attorneys -- unauthorized practice -- Ch. IV. Privileges, exemptions, disabilities -- libel and slander -- Ch. V. Assignment of counsel by the court -- amicus curiae -- Ch. VI. Privileged communications -- Ch. VII. Relation of attorney and client -- substitution of attorneys -- imputed notice and knowledge -- Ch. VIII. Dealings between attorney and client -- acquiring adverse interests -- representing conflicting interests -- Ch. IX. Law partnerships -- attorneys as witnesses -- admissions by attorneys as evidence -- Ch. X. Scope of attorney's authority -- delegation of authority -- ratification of unauthorized acts -- Ch. XI. Authority to compromise or release -- Ch. XII. Authority to appear for litigants -- Ch. XIII. Authority in conducting litigation -- Ch. XIV. Liability generally -- Ch. XV. Liability for negligence -- Ch. XVI. Enforcement of liability. Volume II. Ch. XVII. Advice of counsel -- Ch. XVIII. Champerty, barratry, and maintenance -- Ch. XIX. Right to compensation -- Ch. XX. Contracts for compensation -- Ch. XXI. Amount, retention, and allowance of compensation, taxable costs, and expenses -- Ch. XXII. Actions to recover compensation -- Ch. XXIII. Liens generally -- Ch. XXIV. Rights and property affected by lien -- Ch. XXV. Settlement, dismissal, substitution, assignment, and set-off as affecting lien rights -- Ch. XXVI. Enforcement of liens -- Ch. XXVII. Prosecuting attorneys -- Ch. XXVIII. Attorney-General -- Ch. XXIX. Suspension and disbarment generally -- Ch. XXX. Grounds for disbarment -- Ch. XXXI. Procedure, judgment and punishment -- Ch. XXXII. Review of disbarment proceedings -- Ch. XXXIII. Reinstatement
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (cclxxx, 1499 pages))
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm60732125\
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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