Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Court posts working draft for "unauthorized practice" rules petition

Draft rule and notice of hearing Monday, March 8, 2010, at 9:45 a.m., in this Wisconin Court System press release.
The court's file already contains all comments and responses filed to date; however, if you wish to provide further written comments, please do so on or before February 26, 2010.
See Board of Governors calls on Supreme Court to approve UPL petition. In the Matter of the Definition of the Practice of Law and the Administration of a Rule Defining the Practice of Law (07-09)

Update: Supreme Court must approve UPL petition to protect public, State Bar members say, by Adam Korbitz, Government Relations Coordinator, State Bar of Wisconsin
[sidebar] The State Bar’s activities regarding Supreme Court rule-making petitions are coordinated by the State Bar’s government relations team.