Monday, November 28, 2011

How to respond to a threatening letter from a lawyer

So, here's a little gem of a letter from 1974 (via Legal Antics). The first image is a letter sent by a lawyer to the Cleveland Browns. The second image is their response. If you ask me, this should be the standard answer to every letter you ever get from a lawyer.

The original letter:

And the response:


  1. I think that Marc Stephens ( needs to receive a letter like this.

  2. That made me laugh-and I even like (some)lawyers!

  3. I think actually I'm going to start using that line for all responses, not just lawyers. Responding to reviews on grant proposals, for instance.