Martindale-Hubbell doesn’t get it

Martindale-Hubbell, dealing with a crisis to a core element of their product offerings (lawyer ratings), showed the legal industry they are ill equipped to participate in social media.

Martindale-Hubbell did respond to Internet discussion (blogs and twitter) that the company

Clinging to the past

Only ‘teenagers, bloggers, marketers, recruiters, evangelists, self-proclaimed evangelists and sales people (ahem, excuse me – business development professionals)’ use social networking sites. Not lawyers. And of those few lawyers who join, almost none are corporate counsel.

That’s the word …