Ordinarily, I would classify legal research advertising under the “things that aren’t funny” category. But, the Westlaw marketing folks put together an entertaining video on stress toy abuse. My favorite line was when they criticize “the clumsiness of free legal research sites” with “primitive search tools.” I would love to hear a response from Scott Kinney, the Vice President and General Manager of FindLaw, which claims to be the highest-trafficked legal Web site. When your parent company comes out with an ad slamming your product, look out below.
2 replies on “What Westlaw Really Thinks About FindLaw”
As a lawyer I rely on internet based research, the resources from sites such as findlaw are invaluable.
I think findlaw is totally overrated and a complete rip off. I find that free legal research sites and online articles posted by real attorneys, as opposed to content writers making $5.00 a day in India are better.