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Asked on: 11/30/11, 2:45 pm

I would like to start an Internet site that lists all of the licensed plumbers in the state of California.

Where can I find legal rules on listing professionals on a website? Do I need their permission to list them?

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Answered on: 11/30/11, 3:03 pm by Bryan Becker

Thanks for you question. If the information is publicly available, then there would be no restriction. Of course, posting non-public information such as personal information about the professional would raise issues. On the other end of this issue is what liability you are assuming from the consumer if they use your website to engage the professional and a dispute arises. Tread carefully if you plan on endorsing in any way these professionals.

If you would like to discuss this further or have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Regards,

Bryan

Bryan Becker

Becker Attorneys

1205 Prospect Street, 400

La Jolla, CA 92037

877.201.8728

bcb@bbeckerlaw.com


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