by PeterK

Illinois Lawyers May Use an Off-Site Network Administrator to Manage a Law Practice

October 12, 2009 in Cloud, Confidentiality, Electronic Files, Illinois, Security by PeterK

Illinois lawyers giving a vendor access to information in client files must make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Vendor either has in place or will institute reasonable procedures to
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Lawyers and law firms have standing to sue those who engage in the unauthorized practice of law

December 10, 2002 in Illinois, States, UPL, Websites by PeterK

Lawyers and law firms have standing to sue those who engage in the unauthorized practice of law. See Richard F. Mallen & Associated LTd. V. Myinjuryclaim.com Corp, Ill. App. Ct.
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Illionis Rules of Professional Conduct

November 8, 1998 in Illinois, Rules of Conduct by PeterK

The Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct are available online.

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Illinois Advisory Ethics Opniions

November 8, 1998 in Illinois by PeterK

Illinois State Bar Association advisory ethics opinions are available online for members only.

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Illinois State Bar

November 8, 1998 in Illinois by PeterK

The Illinois State Bar Association website is available online.

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Cell phone use raises confidentiality issues

June 15, 1996 in Advertising, Attorney-client privilege, Confidentiality, Illinois, Lawyer Referral Services by PeterK

Illinois State Bar Association Opinion 94-11 (November 1994) addresses confidentiality issues raised by cellular telephone use. It also discusses participation in legal advice service and treatment of referral services.

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Illinois websites are advertising and may implicate solicitation rules

June 3, 1996 in Advertising, Chat, Illinois, Social Networking, Solicitation, Websites by PeterK

Lawyer web sites are equivalent to telephone directory yellow pages. ISBA Opinion 96-10. (May 16, 1997).  Participation in bulletin board, chat group, or similar service may implicate solicitation rules. If
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