You probably know that there is a fight afoot between the
North Carolina State Bar and the do-it-yourself vendor of legal documents,
LegalZoom. The simmering dispute has been covered in the Wall
Street Journal , the ABA
Journal , and the case is now in the Business Court over Legalzooom's
Legalzoom may be a step closer to overcoming the NC State Bar's assertion that its online legal document service constitutes the unauthorized practice of law (UPL), following yesterday's ruling in LegalZoom, Inc. v. North Carolina State Bar , 2014 NCBC 9 [ an enhanced version of this opinion...