Reid & Hellyer Launches New Blog; Cited by Press-Enterprise in Second Week

December 21, 2010

workingmasthead.jpgOn December 10, 2010, Reid & Hellyer became the first major law firm in Riverside or San Bernardino counties to launch a legal blog, titled the California Litigation Attorney Blog. By the following week, an article posted on the blog was covered by the prominent website Slashdot and The Press-Enterprise, bringing in over 15,000 visitors to the blog and over 300 comments on Slashdot in just one day.

David-G-Moore.jpgThe popular blog post, authored by Reid & Hellyer Senior Attorney David G. Moore, concerned a lawsuit involving a local businessman who fell victim to an Internet scam commonly referred to as the "Nigerian email scam" or, alternatively, as the advance-fee scam. Read the blog post here.

The story was originally posted on Reid & Hellyer's California Litigation Attorney blog on Friday, December 17.  Just two days later, the article was featured on the prominent website Slashdot.org, which boasts that it receives around 5 million unique visitors a month.  The article brought in more than 300 user comments on their site as of December 21. By Monday, December 20, The Press-Enterprise wrote a story on the case, citing Reid & Hellyer's new blog as their source.

Headquartered in Riverside, Calif. with offices in Orange County and Temecula, Reid & Hellyer has been serving Riverside and San Bernardino counties for more than 100 years. As one of the most-respected full-service law firms in Southern California, their attorneys provide legal services in business and real estate litigation, real estate development, transactional lawbankruptcymedia law, tax law, mediation and civil rights. The lawyers at Reid & Hellyer serve individual and business clients of local, regional and national prominence.

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