What’s in a Name? Complying with Michigan’s New Lawyer Advertising Rule

After a year of debate and public comment, on March 27, 2019, the Michigan Supreme Court issued an order amending MRPC 7.2, a legal ethics rule addressing lawyer advertising. The amendment did not change the rule’s existing language, but added a new provision – Paragraph D – that took effect on May 1, 2019: For […]

Law Firm Website Video

Why Law Firms Should Transcribe Website Videos Now

If you are making good use of video on your law firm website – which you should be – but not also including transcripts, you may be missing out on a powerful way to leverage this important content. There are several reasons to transcribe website videos that more than justify the time it takes for […]

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Don’t Be a Sneetch: A Seussian View of Law Firm Rankings

It was Dr. Seuss’ birthday a little while ago, which brought to mind his story of “The Sneetches.” You may recall from your childhood or reading the book to your kids that the Star-Belly Sneetches “had bellies with stars” but the “Plain-Belly Sneetches had none upon thars” which led the former to discriminate against the […]