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Vol. 64, No. 2 February 2007

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Opportunity for All or Pandora’s Box?
Selling civil legal services a la carte — "unbundling" — is touted as offering opportunities for attorneys, clients and the courts but pitfalls remain for the unwary and the response of the public and profession remains to be seen.
By Scott Russell

Amending the Constitution: History and Hysteria
The Transportation Amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, which was put to the voters last fall following a contentious detour through the court system, is but the latest instance in a legacy of litigation involving constitutional amendments in Minnesota.
By Marshall Tanick

Minding Medicare’s Interests: It May Preserve Your Fiscal Health
Rising health care costs coupled with growing concern for the fiscal health of Medicare and Social Security have heightened federal authorities’ interest in controlling Medicare costs. Parties must reasonably consider Medicare’s past and future interests when settling a claim in the areas of general liability, automobile liability and workers compensation or risk action by the federal government to recover benefits mistakenly paid.
By Patty L. Wisecup

     



 

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