Eli Wald on Assignability of Unpaid Legal Fees Lawsuits, Burnison v. Johnston, 277 Neb. 622 (Neb. 2009).

In Burnison v. Johnston , the Supreme Court of Nebraska held that a law firm may assign its right to collect unpaid legal services. This Commentary, written by Professor Eli Wald, a legal ethics expert, summarizes the pertinent legal issues decided by the Court and provides important insights for practitioners...

Eli Wald on Assignability of Malpractice Lawsuits, Taylor v. Babin, 2009 La. App. LEXIS 724 (2009)

In Taylor v. Babin , the Louisiana Court of Appeals held that assignability of malpractice lawsuits contradicted public policy considerations. This Emerging Issues Analysis, written by Professor Eli Wald, a legal ethics expert, summarizes the pertinent legal issues decided by the court and provides important...