LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following an inquiry by the Office of the Attorney General of the State of Washington, LegalZoom.com, Inc. has entered into a mutual agreement with the State of Washington, which found no unfair or deceptive practices by LegalZoom.
"We are pleased to enter into this mutual agreement with the State of Washington," said Chas Rampenthal, General Counsel of LegalZoom. "It shows that LegalZoom is willing to work with state officials and engage in constructive dialog to better explain and clarify our business practices. We believe that the provisions of the mutual agreement are completely consistent with the manner in which LegalZoom has always, and will continue to, conduct its business." LegalZoom continues to operate in Washington and all 50 states, providing more than 100 products and services to those seeking affordable legal documents.
"Nothing matters more to LegalZoom than customer satisfaction," remarked Rampenthal. "We proudly maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, and we have been praised by consumers who have been very complimentary of our products and the way we operate. We're committed to providing Americans with affordable legal documents to ensure that everyone has access to the benefits and protection of the law."
Launched in 2001 by a founding team that includes famed attorney Robert Shapiro, LegalZoom.com has become the nation's leading online legal service. LegalZoom utilizes innovative technology to deliver a simple, cost-effective way to take care of common legal needs. LegalZoom is not a law firm and provides self-help services at a customer's specific direction. LegalZoom service offerings include: Wills, Living Wills, Incorporation, LLC Formation, Living Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Divorce, Small Claims, Trademarks, Patents, and Copyrights.
CONTACT: LegalZoom.com, Inc. Chas Rampenthal (323) 962-7052