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of Governors Action Items March 14, 2003

Adopted Ethics Opinion 2003-2: "Responsibilities of the Attorney Representing the Personal Representative of an Estate When the Personal Representative is Engaging in Fraudulent or Criminal Conduct."

Voted to publish an amendment to Bar Rule 15 re defining UPL for attorneys subject to practice prohibitions or restrictions.

Bar Counsel to draft a Standing Policy on factors to be considered when deciding whether a grievance warrants investigation.

Approved 4 reciprocity applicants for admission pending completion of requirements.

Voted to deny a member's request for waiver of her inactive dues due to hardship, but voted that the Board will reconsider her request at the next meeting if she submits the requested information.

Voted to grant a reduction in dues to Ruth Bauer Bohms for her more than 400 hours of pro bono work; send letter thanking her for her continued work in this area.

Voted to give up to $1,000 to the Juneau Bar for a CLE program on Law Day.

Voted to approve the three recommendations of the Awards subcommittee.

The 9th Circuit Merit Selection Committee will consist of Mauri Long, Jon Katcher & Keith Levy.

Bar Counsel to draft an amendment to the Standing Policies to provide that polling for Commission on Judicial Conduct will be done by judicial district.

Approved the stipulation for discipline.

Continued deliberations in the Reinstatement of Jon Wiederholt matter and tabled it until the May meeting.

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