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Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2014

Above the Law has a roundup of articles discussing the controversial issue of whether the time has come to lift the ban on non-lawyer investment in law firms.

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2014

Eugene Volokh reports on a recent decision that addressed the propriety of a judge presiding over a case in which one of the attorneys is his or her Facebook "friend."

Tags: Appeals, Courts, Legal Ethics, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: December 3, 2013

Author and philosopher Nick Harkaway expounds on new developments in technology, and the implications for law, business and society.  Some of the revolutionary technologies he discusses implicate Arthur C.

Tags: Business Ethics, Constitutional Law, Courts, Criminal Law, Evidence, Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Legal Ethics, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: October 30, 2013

A Rhode Island attorney has been censured after his following a client's instructions facilitated the illegal transfer of funds to offshore accounts.

Tags: Business Ethics, Consumer Protection, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: October 3, 2013

Last week, Brian Gottesman noted that Avvo.com has series of free webinars that can be viewed online, including “Someone Online Hates You,” which focuses on lawyers and their compliance with ethi

Tags: Business Ethics, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: October 2, 2013

Bitcoin is a digital currency created in 2008 as a peer-to-peer electronic cash system.  Information about Bitcoins can be found on the currency's website and in this Adrienne Jeffries's 

Tags: Administrative Law, Business Ethics, Commerce, Commercial Transactions, Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Contracts, Criminal Law, International Law, Law & Economics, Legal Ethics, Legal Theory, Securities, Social Media, Taxation, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: September 25, 2013

Avvo.com has a series of free webinars that can be viewed online.

Tags: Business Ethics, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: July 22, 2013

Bruce Belenky, a Texas attorney, has strong criticisms regarding online legal document services.

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Torts

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