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Apples and Oranges – The Bar Says It’s Time To Learn About The “Billable Hour”

| February 16, 2011

There are two models when it comes to charging and collecting legal fees. There’s a civil model, in which the lawyer sits at a desk and keeps careful notes of the time he spends on a case: the phone calls and faxes, the traveling here and there, the interrogatories and depositions, and all the mountains […]