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Контрольные вопросы и задания:


  • Fill in proper words from the list below:




  1. Lawyers in __________________ jurisdictions generally practise as solicitors in private firms, as legal ________________ in corporations, government departments, and __________________ agencies, or as barristers.

  2. They can each do ______________, draft ______________________ and give written advice, but solicitors, ____________ barristers, cannot appear in every _____________.

  3. Traditionally, solicitors ________________ work such as conveyancing, and ___________________ contracts and wills. Barristers spend more time in court and have _____________________ in the higher courts.

  4. Unlike solicitors, barristers cannot usually be _______________ directly by clients but are _________________ by solicitors.

  5. Solicitors normally form __________________ with other solicitors and work in offices with ____________________.

  6. The qualification and practice of solicitors are regulated by __________________.

  7. Barristers cannot form partnerships but must act as _____________________ with unlimited _______________.

  8. Some barristers are in employed practice and may only _______________ their employer, for example as in-house counsel.

  9. Many work independently in ____________________ in groups called _____________ or sets and practise at the Bar as a ________________.

  10. Chambers are traditionally ______________ in the four Inns of Court in London.

  11. The Inns are non-academic societies which provide educational _________________ for barristers and ________________.

  12. Members of chambers, known as _____________, share ___________________ and support services, which are administered by an administrative manager known as the _________________, along with ___________________ such as secretaries.

  13. A barrister’s main work is to ____________________ in the courts, where they are referred to as counsel, to draft documents associated with ___________________, and to give ___________________.




Sole traders

Court procedure

Ancillary staff

Clerk

Tenants

The Law Society

The United Kingdom

Advocacy

Support staff

Legal documents

Unlike

Trainees

Represent

Undertake

A right of audience

Opinions

Liability

Provide representation

Common expenses

Advisers

Advice

Court

Drawing up

Employed

Resources

Instructed

Partnerships

Self-employed practice

Chambers

Barrister

Located










  • Translate into Russian:




This case definitely concerns a criminal act.




If you see into the matter you will find out that the company doing transportation business has made some unlawful deals.


The case may even turn into a political affair.




The subject we are discussing is very important.



There are three items on the agenda and each includes a problem.



Our corporate lawyers have prepared the commentary on legal issues, but there are also financial questions to settle.


The point is that if we fail to work out a proper strategy we will go bankrupt.



This lawyer is an expert in litigation.




He has already defended a great number of clients in lawsuits.



So, if you need to start an action against this agency, ask him for advice.



After the consultations he will help you to draft a claim.






  • Barrister or Solicitor (B) or (S):




Will help you from the start




Can not represent you in court




Deals with clients, advises them and prepares legal documents




Speaks for clients in court




Does most of paper work for them




In America counselling and advocacy in law court is performed by




Speaks in higher courts




Can speak for their clients in lower courts




Is a lawyer who is a member of the BAR




Is a lawyer to whom a client transfers the right to deal with the case







  • Fill in the proper words:

Lawyers work to assure the principle of equal _____________________ to the people of the state.


A lawyer is __________ an advisor and an advocate.
As an advisor, a lawyer informs clients about ____________________ or _______________ persons, businesses, and the government in such matters s contracts and commercial ________________________.
As an advocate, a lawyer ________________ the clients in court.
A lawyer also advocates ____________________ clients in resolving disputes ______________.
Lawyers' work can include defending or prosecuting those ___________________ commiting a crime.
Lawyers _________________ legal issues, ______________ contracts, wills and other documents, counsel, mediate, and negotiate ________________.
Some lawyers ________________ advising corporations working as _________________ counsel.
They also act for the company in court if a dispute _______________.
Most lawyers _________________ in law firms that can be small or big, but usually have different areas ________________ clients on.
Usually, lawyers ______________ on a certain practice area: taxation or intellectual _________,

Some practise public interest law, for example working to protect the _________________.


Transactions, environment, in-house, justice under law, property, research, both, arises,

concentrate, acts for, legal matters, to counsel, accused of, represents, practise, out of court,

specialize in, on behalf of, draft, settlements.


  • Translate into Russian:




Scope of competence




To cover vast area of business activities




The planning stage of business




A partnership




Sole business




To draft the bylaws of the company




To make sure




To stay in compliance with law




To be applicable to




To be aware of smth.




A particular law that affects smb's business




To complain




To violate antitrust law




A business owner




To comply with laws on employment practice




To provide expertise in financial planning




Investment schemes




To deal with trusts on credit matters




To solve questions




Profit and loss distribution




To counsel on tax planning




To expand into the market




To acquire a company




To merge with a company




To be accused of doing smth.




To have a profound knowledge of smth.




Intellectual property laws




To protect trademark rights




Copyright




To enter into a contract




Suppliers and customers




Contract negotiating




To perform drafting




Sophisticated work




To find smb's product faulty




To bring an action against smb.




In case of a dispute with a customer




To have a lawyer involved early on




To settle the matter quickly




Lawyer's responsibility




Legal requirements




Legal issues that arise in business




To establish a relationship with a lawyer




To get out of control







  • Fill in the proper word from the list below:




One who works for an organization




One employed to keep records or accounts or to perform general office work




To direct a business




To be in charge, to guide, organize and control




To exercise executive, administrative direction




To make or produce large quantities of goods to be sold, using machinery




To make something to be sold, using skills or imagination




One that provides job




One that does the job




One who is authorized to act for or in the place of another




One that purchases goods




One that consumes goods




One that exercises administrative or managerial control




To make preparations or plan




To make the necessary preparations so that some activities can happen




To give something to somebody in exchange for money




To get something by paying money




To buy something big or expensive, or in large quantities




To take into service




To engage the services of a person for a fee





to hire, clerk, to arrange, to employ, officer, agent, to purchase, to manage, executive, to run, employee, to buy, to direct, to produce, to sell, to manufacture, consumer, to organize, employer, customer


  • Fill in the proper words:

  1. How long does it ________ to _________ a lawyer?

  2. Law is not ___________ at the undergraduate level.

  3. Students _________ law only at law schools.

  4. Would you _______ us ______ with some details of the undergraduate _________?

  5. Law students need to develop the three _________ skills.

  6. These abilities can be ___________ by any major.

  7. A bachelor's ___________ at any top college that ___________ highly efficient _____________ will give you a better chance for ____________.

  8. Is it really that difficult __________ a law school?

  9. It is not difficult if you __________ high ________ the LSAT.

  10. If you __________ for LSAT properly it is not that hard.

  11. The test ___________ reading and ___________ reasoning skills that are ______________ to succeed in law school.

  12. It __________of five 35-minute sections of ____________ questions.

  13. Only four of the five sections will ___________ to your score.

  14. A successful ___________ becomes a happy student.

  15. What courses ___________ the first-year curriculum?

  16. Students ___________ the library, write legal __________, __________ documents and _____________ briefs.

  17. What other practical experience do they _____________?

  18. They _____________ in the school's __________ competitions, in __________ trails, and in legal __________ activities.

  19. A special semester is aimed ________ gaining practical experience: it is a ____________ learning model.

  20. It is essential to ___________ and ____________ the basic legal literacy.

  21. You _____________ from the school, __________ the JD and _________ a job.

  22. You must be ____________ and admitted to the __________.




Deepen

Broaden

Graduate

Gain

Look for

Licensed

BAR

At

Participate

Score

Hands-on

Become

Applicant

Clinic

Take

Measures

On

Mock

Contribute

Offered

Essential

Acquire

Read

Admission

Moot

Read up

Fill in

Prepare

Verbal

Make up

Draft

Degree

To enter

Course

Memoranda

Multiple choice

Basic

Consists

Attend

Background

Developed

Provides










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