Like many uniforms, wigs are an emblem of anonymity, an attempt to distance the wearer from personal involvement and a way to visually draw on the supremacy of…

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Like many uniforms, wigs are an emblem of anonymity, an attempt to distance the wearer from personal involvement and a way to visually draw on the supremacy of…

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In court, barristers refer to each other as “my learned friend”. When referring to an opponent who is a solicitor, the term used is “my friend” – irrespective…

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Any advocate could join the high court bar now only after producing the certificate granted by an advocate having a minimum standing of 15 years at the bar…

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A legal document that allows you to choose someone to make important healthcare decisions on your behalf, a medical power of attorney can help ensure your wishes are…

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When an attorney-in-fact uses the principal’s funds to pay utility and hospital bills, credit card debt, student loans, or any other monetary liability, all those obligations continue to…

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In most cases, your health care documents will be honored in other states. By Shae Irving, J.D. If you regularly spend time in more than one state, it’s…

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If you are wondering, can you start a corporation without an attorney, the answer is yes. … You can follow the steps required for incorporation yourself, filling out…

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The simple answer is no: Attorneys must be admitted to the bar in each state they wish to practice in. However, legal answers are rarely so simple, and…

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Are lawyers allowed to swear in court? If you are a witness and are asked a question, then you must respond. If the response is a curse repeating…

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