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"Offer is contingent upon clearing of conflicts"

"Offer is contingent upon clearing of conflicts"
« on: September 18, 2008, 09:49:53 AM »
anyone know what this means?

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Re: "Offer is contingent upon clearing of conflicts"
« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2008, 09:59:46 AM »
yeah, it means that you have to be cleared of you conflicts. Did you summer there? They should have cleared you of conflicts before you summered.

Conflicts are where your previous work is related to the clients or parties in cases that your current firm is handling.

Re: "Offer is contingent upon clearing of conflicts"
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2008, 01:08:26 PM »
anyone know what this means?

it means congratulations on the offer, enjoy standard bureaucracy.