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LA Lawyer Table of Contents:
December 1997 

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

Table of Contents
December 1997 , Vol. 20, No. 9 
 

FEATURES 

    Trust Worthy
    The Rules of Professional Conduct, California statutes, and federal laws all prescribe stringent limitations for attorneys who aid clients in protecting their assets
    By Lisa McArthur Blocher
     

    Wise Deductions
    The vagueness of key tax code terms may thwart attorneys when they try to deduct their educational expenses
    By Louis E. Michelson
     

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    Lien Times
    Lenders whose loans are secured by receivables may find their senior status trumped by a variety of super-priority liens
    By Thomas E. McCurnin
     

DEPARTMENTS

    Practice Tips
    Reason and finality in subsequent environmental review
    By Marc J. Manason
     

    Practice Tips
    Making interrogatory responses binding judicial admissions
    By Christopher J. Greenleaf
     

    Computer Counselor
    Keeping current in electronic legal research methods
    By Daryl Teshima
     

COLUMNS

    President's Page
    Some "random" year-end thoughts
    By David J. Pasternak
     

    Barristers Bulletin
    Legal aid in times of disaster
    By Russell T. Ginise
     

    Closing Argument
    The tradition behind judicial independence
    By Michael A. Burns
     

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