Board of Governors action items
October 30, 2008
Voted to approve the admission of 40 applicants who passed the July 2008 bar exam.
Voted to set 2009 active bar dues at $460 and inactive bar dues at $150.
Voted to approve the 2009 budget as amended.
Voted to approve two applicants for admission on reciprocity.
Voted to approve three attorneys for Rule 43 (ALSC) waivers.
Reviewed the Legislative Auditors’ report and the Bar’s response.
Voted to approve a housekeeping change to Bar Rule 2, section 3(b).
Considered a motion to require Bar members to provide an e-mail address to the Bar. The motion failed.
Reviewed the Hearing Master’s report and heard from the applicant in an admissions matter. The Board took the matter under advisement and will issue a written decision.
Reviewed a reciprocity application and voted to recommend a reciprocity applicant for admission.
Voted to table consideration of a special Bar Counsel conflict policy.
Voted to adopt MCLE regulations as amended by the CLE Committee.
Voted to approve 9 Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection claims as recommended by the LFCP Committee.
Voted to approve the minutes of the September 11 & 12, 2008 board meeting.