TITLE

Go local for big benefits

AUTHOR(S)
Weingrad, Ronald C.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;9/25/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 39, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Argues on the benefits of employing local lawyers on a contract basis to handle legal issues in the telecommunications industry in the United States. Doubts on the knowledge of corporate lawyers on specialized issues; Use of title policies among companies to solve specialization problems; Characteristics of contract attorneys.
ACCESSION #
3733072

 

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