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Alabama lawyers may not use daily dal sites like GroupOn

Source | 2017-06-26T18:36:23+00:00 Jan 15th, 2013|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Alabama lawyers may not use of websites like Groupon to sell their legal services because it violates the ethics rule against sharing legal fees with nonlawyers, as well as the ethics rule requiring all unearned fees to be placed into a trust account and may violate rules on conflicts of interest, competence, diligence, and communication. Alabama Ethics Op 2012-01.