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Special Report on

Reform of the legal profession

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— Issues and Aspects: Arnab Kumar Hazra and Bibek Debroy — Editors; Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies, New Delhi, Academic Foundation, 4772-73/23, Bharat Ram Road (23, Ansari Road), Daryaganj, New Delhi-110002. Rs. 795. Judicial reform is engaging the attention of the judiciary and the government for quite sometime, though very little has been accomplished so far. The concern is largely about delay and arrears particularly in the subordinate courts. With pendency mounting to well above 30 million cases there is no possibility of litigants getting justice in reasonable time. With delay, cost also ...
and has been strongly involved in European policies. As of August 2007, he has accepted a mission in a Commission under the authority of Sarkozy 's Minister of Education , Xavier Darcos .
REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
GOP Fundraising Document Shows Contempt for Donors : Dispatches ...
on a Republican fundraising document that was given to them, a Powerpoint presentation on how to convince wealthy contributors to cough up the cash through simplistic fear-mongering. The Republican National Committee plans to raise money this election cycle through an aggressive campaign capitalizing on "fear" of President Barack Obama and a promise to "save the country from trending toward socialism." The strategy was detailed in a confidential party fundraising presentation, obtained by POLITICO, which also outlines how "ego-driven" wealthy donors can be tapped with offers of access and ... market research, surveys and trends
Irish Competition Authority says market for legal services is ...
Irish Competition Authority says market for legal services is permeated with unnecessary and disproportionate restrictions on competition and is in need of substantial reform By Finfacts Team Dec 11, 2006, 12:47 The Four Courts building in Dublin - the symbol of the legal profession in Ireland that is widely viewed in society beyond, as being a prisoner of a long bygone age of powdered wigs and privilege. The Competition Authority has today published its final report on competition in legal services in Ireland. The Authority has concluded that the market for legal services is permeated with unnecessary and disproportionate ... market research, surveys and trends

SURVEY RESULTS FOR
REFORM OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION

Study of Competition in Legal Services
The Competition Authority makes over 40 proposals for reform of the legal profession in .... A random sample of nearly 40 percent of all lawyers was used. ..... 2001, the total expenditure on legal services was over €1.1 billion, or ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
The American Antitrust Institute AAI Working Paper No. 06-06 ...
By 1999, with each firm's annual revenues in the range of $10 billion or more and with .... holders of more than 10 percent of the outstanding common shares. .... recommendation for reform of the legal profession in England and Wales. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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INFORMATION RESOURCES

The Legal Profession Reform Index
assessment, thus leaving the reader with a skewed impression of reform of the legal profession. For example, according to the Council of the Bars and Law ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
USAID/Mongolia :: Program Update :: Program Archives :: Judicial ...
In 2000, Mongolia passed a Strategic Plan for the Justice System of Mongolia and USAID/Mongolia designed the Judicial Reform Project (JRP ) to help with plan implementation. The National Center for State Courts was retained to carry out the work. JRP is scheduled to run from 2001-2009. JRP ’s main area of concentration is the judicial sector, including the courts and related agencies and organizations. It focuses on six major tasks: 1. Improving Judicial Independence JRP works to improve transparency and efficiency in court administration by helping the General Council of Courts put workable procedures in place. The project also ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
APPROACHING REFORM: THE FUTURE OF MULTIJURISDICTIONAL PRACTICE IN ...
the areas of the legal profession that must be addressed to propose the most effective reform and suggests what information is necessary ...
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REFORM OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
What factors made societal reform both daunting and complex? U.S. ...
Unfortunately, a problem arena like U.S. Healthcare is at the intersection of government, insurance, the legal profession and healthcare so defining the problem is both daunting and complex. Why is that? Does it matter that government, insurance, lawyers, licensing and healthcare are all high definition-intensive organizations? _______________________ We are trying to change the world through definitions. To help us make a meaningful difference (we all volunteer our time) please join us at http://www.open4definition.org/portal/index.php?cmd=register. Otherwise I look forward to following your insights on LI. posted 3 months ago in
If Healthcare Reform measurably raises the shortage of medical ...
A shortage can occur because there is an increase in people leaving a profession, an increased demand for healthcare services or both. An aging U.S. population will also exacerbate the demand situation. Our sense is that the latent power of definitions and licensing was all but overlooked in the Healthcare Reform process. Three healthcare licensing definition examples in the context of Healthcare Reform follow to spur your thoughts. 1. Will healthcare licensing requirements in support fields like Occupational Therapists Assistants, Hospital Orderlies and even Audiologists eventually be reduced or curtailed? 2. Will reciprocity ...