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Law firms can use numbers, letters, or words other than the firm name in the firm’s Internet domain name

Source | 2017-06-26T18:42:09+00:00 Jul 15th, 1999|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Although it is preferable for a lawyer to use his or her law firm name as part of the domain name for the law firm’s Internet website, it is not improper for a lawyer to use other letters, words, or numbers provided that the domain name is not a false, fraudulent, misleading, deceptive, self-laudatory, and does not imply special competence or experience. Opinion 99-4 (June 4, 1999).