Attorneys are, in a sense, their own gatekeepers. Like many professions, the legal profession is self-regulating.2 However, ethical and professional rules have always acted as the gates of attorney conduct – restricting and guiding attorneys in their professional actions. Ethical rules continue to serve this function when attorneys utilize the Internet to reach a larger community.
Adrienne E. Carter,
Blogger Beware: Ethical Considerations For Legal Blogs,
Rich. J.L. & Tech
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