CONSUMER REPORTS: BEWARE OF SELF-HELP LEGAL WEBSITES FOR WILLS AND OTHER LEGAL DOCUMENTS

Consumer Reports: Beware of Self-Help Legal Websites for Wills and Other Legal Documents originally published Friday, September 28, 2012, Updated.

The September 2012 issue of Consumer Reports reported that documents generated by certain self-help legal websites could lead to unintended consequences. Unfortunately, this still seems to be the case five years later in 2017.

Consumer Reports used the self-help legal websites to create a last will and testament, a residential lease, a promissory note and a bill of sale. These legal documents were then examined by three law professors in a blind test. The professors found, amongst other issues, that…


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