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Minnesota Realtors and the “Unauthorized Practice of Law”

Hire a Realtor, Get a Lawyer for Free! I don’t know about you, but I’d say that anyone who regularly negotiates, drafts, and amends real estate contracts — as every Minnesota Realtor does routinely —  is practicing law (and I’m a former corporate attorney!). And yet every state explicitly forbades the unauthorized practice of law, i.e.,...
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