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Proposed California state bar opinion offers guidance regarding blogs as lawyer advertising

February 25, 2015 in Advertising, Blogs, California, Websites by Peter

California’s Interim Formal Opinion 12-0006 suggests that advertising ethics rules should apply to law firms and lawyers that publish blog posts as part of their website. See the interim opinion
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Virginia lawyers must include advertising disclaimer when blogging about a completed case.

March 1, 2013 in Advertising, Blogs, Virginia by PeterK

In¬†Hunter v. VA Bar, No 121472 (February 28, 2013), the Circuit Court of the City of Richmond held that a lawyer’s blog about a completed case was commercial speech and
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Are your nonlawyer employees blogging?

June 14, 2007 in Blogs by

There’s an interesting piece here discussing the blogs of secretaries, paralegals, and other law firm employees. This is an interesting issue and one that may be flying below many firms’
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by PeterK

Law firm blogs as advertising?

October 12, 2006 in Advertising, Blogs by PeterK

A law.com article discusses whether law firm blogs could be regulated as advertising.

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Prosecutor reprimanded for comments on personal blog

April 27, 2006 in Blogs, California by PeterK

In a first, a judge has blasted a lawyer for demeaning blog comments about opposing counsel.