The case presents an important question concerning the freedom of information act: whether the act's reading room provision requires doj to prospectively disclose controlling legal opinions issued by the office of legal counsel (olc), without first receiving a request for specific documents. Literal reading of this statute compels the conclusion that it was not the intent of the general assembly to require that an additional court order be obtained in order to effect the transfer described in the question. In order to obtain a legal opinion or advice, you must retain the services of a licensed attorney located in your state the answer provided is for informational or research purposes only, and does not constitute legal advice or a legal opinion and should not be relied upon to make legal decisions.
And should not be relied upon or construed as a legal opinion or legal advice regarding any specific issue or factual circumstance nor is this information intended to create, and receipt. A court shall not order and a defendant can not obtain production of inspection of any part of a writing that reflects the mental impression, conclusion, opinions, or theories of an attorney or. The answer will depend on the facts in each opinion it generally will give a reasoned conclusion of the legality of a matter based on the application of legal analysis in the context of the facts and common law or other law (ie statutory, administrative regulation, local ordinance, etc) that applies. 11 green bag 2d 51 how to read a legal opinion a guide for new law students orin s kerr† this essay is designed to help new law students prepare for the.
Information about this book the authors: sir elihu lauterpacht judge stephen schwebel professor shabtai rosenne & professor francisco orrego vicuña this book was commissioned by the belizean government to assess how strong belize's case is. Thank you for your question i must apologize, but we are forbidden by state law from representing anyone from this site and writing a legal opinion would fall into that practice of law if you need a written legal opinion, that you must obtain from a local attorney ask-a-doc web sites: if you've. This is what we know, in part from mr cohen's attorney: the united states attorney's office in manhattan, acting on a referral from mr mueller, sought and obtained search warrants for mr. The information in any resource collected in this virtual library should not be construed as legal advice or legal opinion on specific facts and should not be considered representative of the views of its authors, its sponsors, and/or acc.
A lot of information can be obtained from reading a legal opinion a basic definition of such is a statement that offers a viewpoint on a particular subject surrounding a legal or judicial. We have presented this legal opinion to governor patersonattachment: letter exec privilege final for adobe pdf files you can download adobe reader from adobe systems. No, or not until he has obtained relief from the disability imposed by federal law, form the secretary of the us treasury and satisfies the sheriff or clerk of the superior court that he meets all the requirements of gs 14-404 gs 14-4093 and gs 14-4151.
See, kansas legal ethics opinion 91-04  the committee notes that in analyzing the present hypothetical, rule 16 was the pertinent authority rule 19 was not applicable as, under the facts provided, neither party was a former client of the opposing counsel. You can obtain additional information about the appraisal foundation and the various boards that an appraisal is used to obtain an opinion of value of a property. Legal advice is needed, staff can provide patrons with information about contacting legal referral services or legal aid court employees are prohibited from giving legal advice. Legal professional privilege exists so that clients can discuss their legal position candidly with their lawyers, in the knowledge that the information conveyed will not have to be provided to anyone else.
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1 a description of the facts 2 a statement of the legal issues presented 3 the relevant rules of law 4. 2230 the fourth standard of reporting other information financial and nonﬁnancial information (other than the ﬁnancial statements and the auditor's report thereon) that is included in a. Home / bar resources / legal ethics / opinions such an expansive reading of rule 17(d) would, we believe, make a larger inroad into the protections of rule 17(b. Rights that children can obtain as they grow some of the legal rights of children are acquired as children grow, depending on their age and level of maturity for example, children have a limited right to free speech.