Subject: RE: Negligence per se ( another misconception)
From: "Mark E. Deardorff" <MarkD(--nospam--at)DandDEng.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2000 10:22:02 -0800
I agree. But I believe that lawyers have, by and large, helped to create a belief among the populace at-large that life should be perfect, that minor inconveniences deserve compensation. Let's face it, if it weren't for contingency fees, most of this would be moot.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christopher Wright [mailto:chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 22, 2000 9:54 AM
> To: ?
> Subject: RE: Negligence per se ( another misconception)
> >The cynicism and sheer audacity of the legal profession is
> and always has
> >been the problem - not any real or substantive cause.
> Not to quibble too much, but lawyers don't hire themselves.
> Behind your
> out-of-plumb door (fewer than you might imagine) there's a chiseller
> looking to cash in. The problem is people who will do
> anything for money,
> irrespective of occupation.
> Christopher Wright P.E. |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
> chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com | this distance" (last words of Gen.
> ___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)