The American Bar Association has waded into the debate over legal outsourcing with an ethics opinion blessing the outsourcing trend as "a salutary one for our globalized economy." Companies operating in India -- the most popular destination for legal outsourcing because it has a common-law system and English is widely spoken -- were quick to hail the advisory by the ABA's ethics committee as a major step forward for their nascent industry.
ABA Gives Thumbs Up to Legal Outsourcing
New York Law Journal
August 27, 2008