The Ohio Supreme Court enjoined a national bank from providing "estate analysis" reports to prospective customers on the ground that this program involved the giving of legal advice by a lay institution. The decision affords salutary protection to the relevant public and professional interests which underlie the prohibition against the unauthorized practice of law.
Unauthorized Practice of Law: Bank Prohibited From Providing Estate Analysis Service,
1966 Duke Law Journal
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