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Massachusetts lawyers may use unencrypted e-mail with a client

Source | 2017-06-26T18:41:24+00:00 Feb 22nd, 2000|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Committee on Professional Ethics of the Massachusetts Bar issued an opinion (#00-01) in January 2000 on the use of unencrypted Internet e-mail. Like the ABA and other opinions on the issue, the opinion states that it is not an ethical violation to exchange unencrypted e-mail with a client.