The Ethical Implications of the Globalization of the Legal Profession: A Challenge to the Teaching of the Professional Responsibility in the Twenty-First Century

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Author(s): 
Daly, Mary C.
Publication: 
Fordham International Law Journal
Volume number: 
21
Year: 
1998
First page number: 
1239
Country: 
USA

This Article accepts globalization as a defining characteristic of the world order of the late twentieth and the early twenty-first centuries and as a force majeure on the legal profession. It challenges the professional responsibility academy to explore the incipient structural transformation that are taking place on a macro level and to reconfigure the classic curriculum to acknowledge the ethical implications of the globalization of the legal profession.