Posts Tagged ‘Avvo’

Avvo lawsuit – are both sides wrong?

September 25, 2010

A Florida attorney with a history of bar sanctions is suing Avvo for misrepresenting him in their profile of him.  They gave him a 3.7 out of 10.  But as this post from Above the Law says, maybe he has a point as Avvo uses unverified Internet data to fill out the profiles.

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65 yr old lawyer active social networker

February 18, 2010

Jeffrey Crown is a 65 year old Connecticut lawyer who has thoroughly embraced social networking.  He is active on LinkedIn, Avvo and JDSupra.

Why is he doing it?  Because he finds it fun.  Has he acquired clients directly from his social networking activity?  He isn’t sure but has gotten his name out there on the Internet.  Now that he has this article written about him published on Law.com that will help with that SEO thingy.