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2011-02-10 00:00:03

MRU's Civil Process Dept. Head Stauskienė on The Price of Taking Legal Advice From Shysters

stauskiene February 10th, attorney and MRU Civil Process Dept. Head Egidija Stauskienė was interviewed about problems, when obtaining legal advice from shysters in an article that appeared in the daily newspaper, "Lietuvos Žinios."  She said as a practicing attorney, she has come face to face with the problem. She was forced to "redo" legal documents prepared by such legal "consultants". Stauskienė points out that while attorneys abide by a Code of Ethics and must inform clients of consequences and legal risk, consultants are not obligated to do so.