Pro Bono - But what about costs?

Jackson, Sheryl (2012) Pro Bono - But what about costs? Proctor, 32(5), pp. 44-45.

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Abstract

The decision of the Queensland Court of Appeal in King v King demonstrates that in proceedings in Queensland Courts legal practitioners acting pro bono should still consider at the outset whether it is desired to provide for recovery of costs which might be recovered from another party.

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ID Code: 51596
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: solicitor acting pro bono in litigious matter, recovery of costs from unsuccessful party, importance of client agreement
ISSN: 1321-8794 (print)
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Litigation Adjudication and Dispute Resolution (180123)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
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Deposited On: 15 Jul 2012 22:16
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2012 18:18

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