I use “legalistic” to mean like a lawyer, but bad. The legalistic mind exhibits various traits. It’s cravenly risk-averse. And it’s addicted to hair-splitting. But now we’ll focus on another trait, the lack of semantic acuity. Behold this EDGAR artifact: It’s unexceptional. The phrase reasonable steps is an alternative to reasonable efforts. The worst you can say about it is … Read More
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