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Attorneys" fees

Henry Cohen

Attorneys" fees

the Bush Administration proposal to adopt the English system

by Henry Cohen

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lawyers -- Fees -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry Cohen
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1992, reel 6, fr. 00001
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15459741M

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