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December 7, 2005

2006 Spring Convention Awards

The Board of Bar Commissioners is seeking applications for two Bar awards to be given at the 2006 Spring Convention. These awards honor publicly those whose professionalism, public service, and public dedication have significantly enhanced the administration of justice, the delivery of legal services, and the improvement of the profession. Award applications must be submitted in writing to Maud Thurman, Executive Secretary, 645 South 200 East, Suite 310, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, no later than Monday, January 16, 2006.

1. Dorathy Merrill Brothers Award - For the Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession.

2. Raymond S. Uno Award – For the Advancement of Minorities in the Legal Profession.

NOTICE OF ELECTION OF BAR COMMISSIONERS

Third, Fourth & Fifth Divisions

Pursuant to the Rules of Integration and Management of the Utah State Bar, nominations to the office of Bar Commission are hereby solicited for two members from the Third Division, one member from the Fourth Division and one member from the Fifth Division, each to serve a three-year term. To be eligible for the office of Commissioner from a division, the nominee’s mailing address must be in that division as shown by the records of the Bar.

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NOTICE OF DIRECT ELECTION OF BAR PRESIDENT

In response to the task force on Bar governance the Utah Supreme Court has amended the Bar’s election rules to permit all active Bar members in good standing to submit their names to the Bar Commission to be nominated to run for President-Elect in a popular election and to succeed to the office of President. The Bar Commission will interview all potential candidates and select two final candidates who will run on a ballot submitted to all active Bar members and voted upon by the active Bar membership. Final candidates may include sitting Bar Commissioners who have indicated interest.

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December 8, 2005

2005 Amicus Curiae of the Court Award

Scott Sabey, a shareholder in the law firm of Fabian & Clendenin, has received the 2005 Amicus Curiae of the Court Award from the Utah Judicial Council. The "friend of the court" award goes to an individual who has helped improve Utah's judicial system and access to justice for Utahns.

From Dec 7 edition of SL Trib

December 12, 2005

December e.Bulletin

* Online MCLE Compliance Now Available
* Spring Convention - March 9-11, 2006
* Notices for Bar Awards and Elections
* Commission Elections for 3rd, 4th & 5th Divisions
* Notice of Direct Election of Bar President
* Utah State Law Library Online Catalog
* Annual Food & Clothing Drive - December 16, 2005
* Member Benefit Highlight - REAL Probate Management System

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