IThe National Law Journal has published an interesting article entitled “Blogs are liberating the profession from dull writing – They’re emerging as a powerful tool for lawyers and law professors,” by Douglas A. Berman. The article quotes two judges who discuss blogs by lawyers approvingly and characterize them as a legitimate form of legal scholorship.

The article links to a seperate piece that reports that as of early August, there have been 32 citations of legal blogs in 27 different court opinions, and academic law journals have cited 75 different legal blogs a total of nearly 500 times. See: Judges cite more blogs in rulings.

Nutrisuplaw.com is not among those cited in judicial opinions, but who knows, maybe some day…

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Joel B. Rothman represents clients in intellectual property infringement litigation involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, defamation, trade libel, unfair competition, unfair and deceptive trade practices, and commercial matters. Joel’s litigation practice also includes significant focus on electronic discovery issues such as e-discovery management and motion practice relating to e-discovery.