TITLE

Cicero Learns about Modern Law Practice

AUTHOR(S)
Bowman, Byrne A.
PUB. DATE
September 1978
SOURCE
American Bar Association Journal;Sep78, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p1365
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a play which focuses on Marcus Tullius Cicero of ancient Rome's study of modern law practice. Professional and professional life of lawyers in the United States; Lawyers' interest in politics; Lawyers' fees; Time management; Profitability of practicing in fields such as tax law.
ACCESSION #
4796881

 

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