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Conditional versus contingent fees: Litigation expenditure incentives

  • Hyde, Charles E.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Review of Law and Economics.

    Volume (Year): 26 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 180-194

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