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Ohio decision may help define whether certain online conduct by non-lawyers is tantamount to impermissible legal practice

Source | 2017-06-26T18:41:10+00:00 Jul 18th, 2002|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A decision issued in late December 2001 by the Ohio Board of Commissioners on the Unauthorized Practice of the Law (ODC v. Palmer) may help define whether certain online conduct by non-lawyers is tantamount to impermissible legal practice. This USA Today article, Unauthorized Practice of Law on the Net, discusses the case and provides some insights on how other states and authorities may view UPL claims relating to Internet activities.