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The 1 Ultimate Answer to Tough Questions

By | Jul.27.15 | Client Relations, Communicating, Daily Dispatch, Law Practice Management, New Lawyers

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I still remember my first day in torts class. Old man river, my respectable professor, called on me to analyze an opinion from some archaic case. “Ms. (unfortunately easy-to-pronounce maiden name), is this paragraph law or dicta?”

My response went something like: “Uuuuuhhhhh … that paragraph is … ummmmmmm … dicta?

“No wait, law. Errrr … maybe.”

Meanwhile, in my head I’m screaming, “WTF, dude? This wasn’t in the assigned material!” … READ THE REST

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