xvii, 375 pages : some illustrations ; 24 cm.
Ius commune europaeum ; 130.
Formatted Contents Note
Legal aid and access to justice: how to look at and evaluate legal aid systems? / Bernard Hubeau and Ashley Terlouw Dutch and Belgian research into disputes and legal services / Marijke ter Voert Legal aid in Belgium and the Netherlands: convergences and differences between two institutional systems / Frédéric Schoenaers, Kathleen Adelaire, Christophe Mincke, Laurent Nisen and Jean-François Reynaert Threats to legal aid and legal assistance in the Netherlands and in Belgium / Lia Combrink, Susanne Peters and Steven Gibens Every little helps? / Mies Westerveld Galanter revisited: Do the 'haves' (still) come out ahead? / Bert Niemeijer Providing legal aid in asylum procedures in the Netherlands: a challenging business? / Tamara Butter Access to legal services for small and medium-sized businesses / Heinrich Winter, Oscar Couwenberg and Marc Hertogh Legal aid and housing issues / Steven Gibens and Bernard Hubeau Legal aid provisions for children and juveniles: formal and quality items / Eric Van der Mussele Equal access to justice through the right to interpretation and translation and legal aid / Yolanda Vanden Bosch The right to legal aid according to the European Court of Human Rights: a study of the rights of undocumented persons / Caroline Forder Differential treatment: do lawyers make the difference? / Ashley Terlouw Modernising the Napoleonic structure of bar regulation / Nienke Doornbos and Leny de Groot-van Leeuwen Independence of the lawyer in the Netherlands and Belgium and conflict of interest / Edward Janssens Legal aid and pro bono work: part of the essence of lawyering? / Stefan Rutten Socio-legal services: the link between legal aid and social work in a democratic market / Steven Gibens E-justice in the low countries / Koen Van Aeken Stepping stones towards a sound legal aid system in the future: concluding remarks / Ashley Terlouw and Bernard Hubeau.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-374).
KKM1639 .L44 2014
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