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LA Lawyer Table of Contents: February 1997

Los Angeles Lawyer 
The Magazine of the Los Angeles County Bar Association 

Table of Contents
February 1997, Vol. 19, No. 11 
 

FEATURES 
24You Can't Go Home Again
The court determination of the date of marital separation will have major consequences for the delineation of community property
By Ovvie Miller
28Consistently Yours
The principle of judicial estoppel can be invoked to prevent a party in litigation from arguing inconsistent positions
By Jay R. Ziegler
31Designed to Scale
Small businesses will find access to public and private equity markets eased by recent federal and state reforms
By Lee R. Petillon

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DEPARTMENTS 
19Practice Tips
Lease terminations: negotiating buy outs and buy downs
By Bryan Mashian
49Computer Counselor
Cutting-edge technology for the law office
By Daryl Teshima
55By the Book
Decision: How the Supreme Court Decides Cases
Reviewed by Jeffrey C. Freedman

COLUMNS 
11President's Page
Continuing crisis in legal services programs
By Sheldon H. Sloan
15Barristers Bulletin
Lawyering without hardball tactics
By Laura V. Farber
60Closing Argument
The citizens' initiative for charter reform
By David Fleming and Mike Keeley

 

53Classifieds 
54Index to Advertisers 
59CLE Preview 

 

   
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