The article is concerned with the definition of «success fee» as a procedure of estimating the amount of attorneys or another persons fee (in case the latter provides legal service). In the focus of the authors attention is legal regulation of «success fee» in Russia and abroad, its advantages and disadvantages.
The article considers the problem of guarantees of legality of normative legal acts of federal executive bodies in Russia and presents their classification. It is noted that when studying them, it is necessary to consider such circumstances as the development of ideas about the concept of law; legal requirements for departmental regulatory legal acts; the difference in the legal force of laws and departmental regulatory legal acts. The authors critically assess the era of socialist construction, when the laws were frequently replaced by subordinate departmental acts. Meanwhile, the authors argue that the Soviet jurisprudence contributed a lot to the development of the theory of law. It is concluded that modern approaches to modernization are changing approaches to departmental norm-setting, since the main burden on the realization of human rights rests on the normative legal acts of ministries and departments. The authors’ model of the correlation between departmental normative legal acts and other acts is presented.