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LA Lawyer Table of Contents:
October 1996

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

Table of Contents
October 1996, Vol. 19, No. 7 

FEATURES 
The Coin of the Realm
Diplomats and legislators have ceded authority for the resolution of multinational insolvency cases to U.S. bankruptcy courts.
By Richard Lee Wynne
 
After Shock
In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision sanctioning the use of after-acquired evidence in wrongful termination cases, California law continues to evolve
By James C. Martin and Paul D. Fogel 

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Cleaning Up
The lesson of Meghrig is clear—sue first, clean up later.
By Sharon C. Corda and Daniel Romano
 

Arbitrary Decisions
Can remedies devised by arbitrators that go beyond those permitted by law survive judicial scrutiny?
By Robert A. Holtzman
 

DEPARTMENTS 
Law Office Management
Attorney-client fee arbitration
By Ira M. Friedman and Abby B. Friedman
 
Tax Tips
Limitations on the discharge of taxes in bankruptcy
By A. Lavar Taylor
 
Ethics Opinion No. 486
Landlord-attorney client referrals to attorneys subleasing space
By the Book
No Matter How Loud I Shout
Reviewed by Judge Anthony J. Mohr
 
Computer Counselor
Association lawyers catch high-tech wave
By Joseph Kornowski
 

COLUMNS 
President's Page
Redefining our role in the legislative process
By Sheldon H. Sloan
 
Barristers Bulletin
Diversity in the state and federal courts
By Arif Alikhan
 
Closing Argument
Getting to the heart of the law
By J. Earl Rogers
Index to Advertisers
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