The Law of Independent Legal Advice, Second Edition

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The second edition of The Law of Independent Legal Advice is updated with hundreds of new decisions and still remains the only book in Canada to provide one-stop shopping for lawyers, judges, and law students regarding the law of independent legal advice, including a review of all relevant Canadian case law and the factors that courts consider when deciding when particular transactions warrant independent legal advice.

Topics in this edition include:

  • Ethical or professional obligations on lawyers
  • The law of non est factum, undue influence, duress, and unconscionability
  • Bank guarantees
  • Domestic contracts
  • Employment agreements
  • Corporate transactions
  • Insurance releases
  • Negligence claims against lawyers
  • Independent legal advice and family law
  • Independent legal advice and employment law
  • Independent legal advice and corporate law
  • Independent legal advice and insurance law, and
  • Practical tips including a checklist for lawyers, on providing independent legal advice

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Practice management

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2013-04-26

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835093

Sub #:
30835093

Pages:
N/A

Shelf Space:
1

Volume:
N/A

Anticip Unkeep Cost:
N/A

eBook Specifications

ISBN:
9780779854806