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The Resource Lawyers and the Public Good : Democracy in Action?

Lawyers and the Public Good : Democracy in Action?

Label
Lawyers and the Public Good : Democracy in Action?
Title
Lawyers and the Public Good
Title remainder
Democracy in Action?
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paterson, Alan
Dewey number
347
LC call number
K120 -- .P38 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Hamlyn Lectures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Legal ethics
  • Practice of law
Label
Lawyers and the Public Good : Democracy in Action?
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Tables -- List of Illustrations -- The Hamlyn Trust -- The Hamlyn Lectures -- Acknowledgements -- The Hamlyn Lectures -- 1 Introduction: determining the public good -- 2 Professionalism re-assessed: what now for lawyers? -- Solicitors: a profession in crisis? -- The renegotiation of professionalism -- Status -- Reasonable rewards -- Restraints on competition and market control -- Numbers: market control on supply of producers -- Regulation and autonomy -- Expertise -- Access -- Service ethic -- Public protection -- Frontiers of lawyer liability to third parties: extending the public interest -- Counsel -- Conclusion -- 3 Access to justice: whither legal aid? -- The public good and access to justice -- The history of legal aid -- The theoretical justification for state-based legal aid -- Challenges for legal aid and access to justice -- Strategic planning -- Affordability, rationing and prioritisation -- Integrating supply and demand -- Legal aid in England and Scotland: two jurisdictions divided by a shared tradition? -- Strategic planning -- Community Legal Service -- Policy reform -- Quality assurance -- Affordability, rationing and prioritisation -- Introducing a cap on legal aid expenditure -- Adjusting scope: the position of money claims -- Eligibility -- Integrating supply and demand -- The vulnerabilities of contracts -- Investing for the future -- State salaried legal aid lawyers -- Overall -- Explanations -- The comparative problem -- Leadership -- The way forward: the complex, planned mixed model -- New money -- Expenditure control and prioritisation -- Integrating supply and demand -- New providers -- New forms of delivery -- Conclusion -- 4 Judges and the public good: reflections on the last Law Lords -- The dialogue with the Government: inter-governmental relations
  • Separation of powers -- The challenge of accountability -- More diversity -- Judicial selection -- Judicial appointment and the Supreme Court -- Greater disclosure and transparency -- Judicial decision-making -- Law Lords and counsel -- Law Lords and Law Lords -- Belmarsh -- 5 Conclusion: where next? -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC803162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139142106
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC803162
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL803162
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10506156
  • (OCoLC)763158072
Label
Lawyers and the Public Good : Democracy in Action?
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Tables -- List of Illustrations -- The Hamlyn Trust -- The Hamlyn Lectures -- Acknowledgements -- The Hamlyn Lectures -- 1 Introduction: determining the public good -- 2 Professionalism re-assessed: what now for lawyers? -- Solicitors: a profession in crisis? -- The renegotiation of professionalism -- Status -- Reasonable rewards -- Restraints on competition and market control -- Numbers: market control on supply of producers -- Regulation and autonomy -- Expertise -- Access -- Service ethic -- Public protection -- Frontiers of lawyer liability to third parties: extending the public interest -- Counsel -- Conclusion -- 3 Access to justice: whither legal aid? -- The public good and access to justice -- The history of legal aid -- The theoretical justification for state-based legal aid -- Challenges for legal aid and access to justice -- Strategic planning -- Affordability, rationing and prioritisation -- Integrating supply and demand -- Legal aid in England and Scotland: two jurisdictions divided by a shared tradition? -- Strategic planning -- Community Legal Service -- Policy reform -- Quality assurance -- Affordability, rationing and prioritisation -- Introducing a cap on legal aid expenditure -- Adjusting scope: the position of money claims -- Eligibility -- Integrating supply and demand -- The vulnerabilities of contracts -- Investing for the future -- State salaried legal aid lawyers -- Overall -- Explanations -- The comparative problem -- Leadership -- The way forward: the complex, planned mixed model -- New money -- Expenditure control and prioritisation -- Integrating supply and demand -- New providers -- New forms of delivery -- Conclusion -- 4 Judges and the public good: reflections on the last Law Lords -- The dialogue with the Government: inter-governmental relations
  • Separation of powers -- The challenge of accountability -- More diversity -- Judicial selection -- Judicial appointment and the Supreme Court -- Greater disclosure and transparency -- Judicial decision-making -- Law Lords and counsel -- Law Lords and Law Lords -- Belmarsh -- 5 Conclusion: where next? -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC803162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139142106
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC803162
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL803162
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10506156
  • (OCoLC)763158072

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