Internet Legal Service Providers: Practicing Law Without a License?

April 2014
Student Lawyer;Apr2014, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p16
The article examines the issue of unauthorized practice of law by Internet Legal Service Providers (ILSP). It notes that ILSPs have been the subject of several lawsuits in the U.S. due to their violation of state laws on unauthorized practice. This report also explains the difference between entities providing legal advice and those that provide basic legal advice as interpreted by the courts in the cases of Janson v. LegalZoom.com and Unauthorized Practice of Law Comm. v. Parsons Tech.


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