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Tennessee lawyer Internet listings should comply with applicable certification of specialization disclosure requirements
Lawyers who list practice areas on the Internet must comply with disclosure requirements regarding specialization. Tennessee Formal Op. 99-F-144(a) (June 1, 1999). See also Opinion 99-F-144 (June 14, 1999) and [...]
Tennessee #95-A-576 (July 6, 1995): Â Advertising/publicity rules generally inapplicable when an lawyer responds through private electronic mail to an individual inquiry on a legal matter posted to the Internet.
Tennessee #95-A-570 (May 17, 1995): Newsgroup postings are a form of improper solicitation similar to unsolicited phone contacts. Web sites must contain certification disclaimer if an area of practice is [...]