Deregulation of the Legal Profession is Coming

There are de-regulatory actions and movements in some states to enable innovative legal service models that are designed to  close the Justice Gap. It is estimated that nearly 80% of low to middle incomes individuals and families cannot afford the high cost of legal fees.A Utah Task Force has called for 'Profoundly Reimagining the Way Legal Services are Regulated' as an approach to closing the Justice Gap. This Supreme Court appointed Task Force has proposed a new structure for the regulation of legal services. This structure would enable broad-based investment and participation in business entities that provide legal services, including non-lawyer…
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Self-Help Videos from LegalYou

A Florida based law firm, IceLegal, has created a series of how to do it videos for its self-help law web site at http://www.legalyou.com  These videos were designed for Florida residents who represent themselves in court, but they are useful for any jurisdiction. Here are some of the most useful videos for self-represented litigants: What to Expect When Going to Court Mediation and Arbitration: What You Need to Know What to Wear to Court For "unbundled" and "limited" legal services from a Florida law firm for a fixed fee - check out: LegalYou. LegalYou has an innovative approach to the delivery of legal services- lawyers helping consumers gain access to the legal…
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