Mass. UPL Debate Heads to State Supreme Court

June 24, 2010

A 2009 ruling in favor of National Real Estate Information Services in an unauthorized practice of law case brought by the Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts Inc. has been vacated by the First Circuit Court of Appeals. The state's supreme court will now decide if non-attorneys can conduct “witness” or “notary” closings.

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