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West Virginia Rules of Conduct apply to all electronic communications about the services of lawyers who practice in West Virginia

Source | 2017-06-26T18:42:13+00:00 Nov 20th, 1998|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

West Virginia Rules of Conduct apply to all electronic communications about the services of lawyers who practice in West Virginia, regardless of where the communication originates.  Opinion 98-03 (October 16, 1998). Websites, new groups, and e-mail are all potential forms of advertising and solicitation. State rules apply to any commuications sent or directed to West Virginia residents specifically, even if the communications are from lawyers who are not admitted in West Virginia.