IANAL


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IANAL

(chat)
I Am Not A Lawyer (but my legal opinion is...).

IANAL

"I am not a lawyer, but..." See digispeak.
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Here a common Internet acronym applies: IANAL (I am not a lawyer), so an editor must consult his or her own legal resources and ultimately make an informed decision about risk.
Folks, IANAL (I Am Not A Lawyer), but if you run a Web site for a public entity--a government agency, a city or county library system, or even maybe a public school or university--you need to pay attention to this case and think about developing a written policy for linking if you don't already have one.
In fact, text phrases such as GBTW, text slang for "get back to work," and IANAL, short for "I am not a lawyer but.