Futile litigation and attorney liability

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Jakob Widner discusses in his current ILO-article a decision of the Austrian Supreme Court regarding futile litigation and attorney liability. The Supreme Court recently had to decide whether a lawyer is liable for damages if, after examining the factual and legal circumstances, he rejects to persue a claim for the client because he considers it to be futile.

Read the article here or in the Litigation Newsletter of the International Law Office!

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