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By Austin Sarat, Stuart Scheingold

This quantity brings jointly contextually delicate, cross-cultural, and comparative study that analyzes the ways that reason lawyering is influencing, and being encouraged through, the disaggregation of country energy linked to democratization and globalization.

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Neoliberals argued that the former was simply a mask for an inefficient monopoly, and dramatically cut legal aid. In this situation the nature of cause lawyering in the United Kingdom itself has changed. Boon highlights the significance of two of those changes. The first is the blurring of the line between cause lawyering and traditional contingent fee lawyers in the personal injury area. Here litigation concerning tobacco is particularly instructive. The other change is the growth of pro bono provided by large firms.

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