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FindLaw on Pinterest: Yep, We do That Too

When life gets legal, there's FindLaw. We have been saying it for years -- the law really does touch almost every area of your life, even if you don't want it to! Sometimes it is obvious and sometimes it is subtle. And perhaps our latest social network really helps to prove this point....Pinterest!

That's right, has joined the dynamic Pinterest community to bring our consumer followers both legal and nonlegal tips in an oh-so-pretty fashion. Like all of the networks we join, our goal is to create a legal presence that is both helpful and enjoyable for the users on that network.