Texas Ethics Opinion 573

Professional Ethics Committee for the State Bar of Texas

Topic: Internet; Referral Services

Conclusion of the Committee:

Under the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct, a lawyer may pay a fee to participate in an internet client-lawyer connection service of the type described in this opinion provided that the requirements specified in this opinion are met.

Rules: Texas Rules of Professional Conduct 7.01-7.07

Referenced Ethics Opinion: Texas Ethics Opinion 561

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