The Law as a Vocation by Frederick James AllenThe Law as a Vocation by Frederick James Allen

The Law as a Vocation

byFrederick James Allen

Paperback | October 12, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ...servant, common-law pleading and practice, federal and state practice, conflict of laws, professional ethics, the federal statutes relating to the judiciary and to bankruptcy, and the development in... (the candidate's state) of the principles of law, as exemplified by the decisions of its highest appellate court and by statutory enactment, and other subjects ordinarily covered in the curriculum of standard law schools. 13. At least thirty days before the State Board's certificate shall be issued to any candidates who shall have passed the examination, the name of such candidate shall be published by the Board in a newspaper of general circulation, and also in a law periodical, if there be one within the state jurisdiction. 14. From the examination fees received the members of the State Board shall receive such compensation as the highest appellate court of the state may from time to time by order direct. 15. The fee for examination for admission shall be $25, and passing upon registration credentials in the matter of general education qualifications, $5. 16. The State Board shall consist of five members of the Bar, no one of whom shall receive student candidates in his office in preparation for call to the bar, or be connected with the faculty or governing body of any law school presenting candidates for admission.1 The American Bar Association has adopted a code or canon of ethics, which sets forth the professional duties or ethical obligations of the lawyer. This code may be briefly summarized in its chief points as follows: 1 Rules for Admission to the Bar In the Several States and Territories of the United States, in force January 1, 1917, together with the Code of Ethics adopted by the American Bar Association, annotated to cases in...
Title:The Law as a VocationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:20 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.04 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021795538X

ISBN - 13:9780217955386