Thursday, August 7, 2014

Legal Zoom?

As you probably know, there are a number of decisions out there addressing the issue of whether Legal Zoom engages in "unauthorized practice of law."  (For previous posts on this go here, here, here, here, here, here, and here.)  I think this is an important debate because it relates to broader questions of lack of access to legal representation and whether non lawyers should be allowed to provide some legal services.   Here is a recent short article in the ABA on the subject and some comments in The Legal Ethics Forum (with links to more).