Board of Governors Action Items
Voted to recommend to the Supreme Court 52 applicants for admission.
Voted to approve the ethics opinion entitled: "Use of Information Relating to Prior Judicial Service by Lawyers Who Campaign for Elected Office."
Voted to certify one reciprocity applicant for admission.
Voted to approve one Rule 43 (ALSC) waiver for Lynda Vaughn.
Voted to approve the 2007 budget as amended.
Voted to publish an amendment to Alaska Bar Rule 15.1 to require lawyers to have their trust accounts only at institutions that agree to provide trust account overdraft notices to Bar Counsel.
Voted to send to the Supreme Court an amendment to Bar Rule 39(a) correcting the Bar Association address.
Voted to send to the Supreme Court an amendment to Bar Rule 40(u) correcting citations to the Uniform Arbitration Act.
Voted to send to the Supreme Court an amendment to Bar Rule 3, Sec. 6 changing the reapplicant deadline for the July bar exam to June 15.
Voted to amend Bylaw VIII, Sec. 3 changing the reference to "Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised."
Voted to publish an amendment to Bar Rule 61(a) removing the filing date for the petition for suspension for nonpayment of bar dues and directing the petition to the Supreme Court.
Voted to publish amendments to Bar Rules 13, 38 and 40 as recommended by the Fee Arbitration Executive Committee.
There was no motion to reconsider the denial of a claim as recommended by the Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Committee in 2006L003.
Voted to approve the Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Committee's recommendation to deny the claim in 2006L018.
Voted to accept the Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Committee's recommendation to reject the application for reimbursement in 2006L017.
Voted to approve the minutes of the September meeting as amended.
October 27, 2006