Summer 2013, Vol. 7, Issue 3

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FEATURES

Missouri Treatment Courts: The Road to Redemption
by Gary Toohey and Cynthia K. Heerboth
As Missouri's treatment courts - specialized dockets that address substance abuse problems and other issues - mark their 20th anniversary, their value is being measured both in money saved and lives restored.



ARTICLES

Client Relations
Compassionate Consultations: Winning Over Prospective Clients
by Larry E. Lauterjung

Bookshelf
Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts - Third Edition
by Robert L. Haig, Editor-in-Chief, reviewed by Stephen B. Higgins

Professionalism
First Impressions: Your Professional Appearance
by Donna Erickson

Technology
Top 10 Blogging Tips for Lawyers
by Ruth Carter 



COLUMNS
 

The Executive Summary 
Your Resource, Your Bar
by Sebrina A. Barrett 

Writing It Right
Plagiarism in Lawyers' Written Advocacy (Part 2)
by Douglas E. Abrams

Ethics 
Facebook - Friend or Foe? What Are the Ethical Risks of Using Facebook in Your Litigation Practice?
by Nancy L. Ripperger

Transitions    

Missouri Legal Trivia
by Joseph Fred Benson



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