Tuesday, July 25, 2006

In the News: You're No SuperLawyer! (at least in New Jersey)

A New Jersey Supreme Court ethics panel ruled to prohibit New Jersey lawyers from advertising their inclusion in or participating in the selection process for two lawyer guides, "Best Lawyers in America" and "SuperLawyers." The panel believes these types of guides violate the rule of professional conduct by suggesting that one lawyer is better than another. Read the full story.

Is this a victory for the profession or an ill-conceived crusade? What do you think?

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