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Postby Anonymous User » Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:59 pm

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Re: shit

Postby lolwat » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:01 pm

Sucks. Never guarantee anything though. I pretty much never give absolutes. There is always the possibility you miss something.

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Re: shit

Postby mjb447 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:05 pm

lolwat wrote:I pretty much never give absolutes.

True to form!

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Re: shit

Postby UVA2B » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:07 pm

"Based on the research I've done to this point" was pretty much locked and loaded every time I had to report on the research I've done. Even when I had THE CASE on the issue, I hedged just in case I was wrong.

Lawyers spend an inordinate amount of time preparing to be wrong in my minimal experience.

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Re: shit

Postby Nebby » Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:37 am

Only a fool deals in absolutes

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Re: shit

Postby acr » Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:40 am

Nebby wrote:Only a fool deals in absolutes


Which, ironically, is an absolute.

god those movies were horrendous

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Re: shit

Postby BlueParrot » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:44 pm

Unless the partner and associate are extremely unreasonable, they won't think you're garbage just because of one mistake- especially since they caught it right away and it didn't go to the client or anything. Of course a lot of lawyers suck, so it's hard to know.




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