The Supreme Court invites comments to proposed amendments to the following court rules. The comment period expires May 19, 2009.
Summary of proposed amendments
Rules Governing the Utah State Bar
USB14-0203. License categories. Specify that to qualify for the "active, under 3 years" category means to have practiced less than 3 years in any jurisdiction.
USB14-0507. Roster of lawyers and current record information. Require the Bar to collect, maintain and have ready access to a lawyer's e-mail address. Lawyer could still designate the e-mail address as private.
How to view redline text of the proposed amendments
To see proposed rule amendments and submit comments, click on this link to: http://www.utcourts.gov/resources/rules/comments/. Then click on the rule number.
How to submit comments
You can comment and view the comments of others by clicking on the "comments" link associated with each body of rules. It's more efficient for us if you submit comments through the website, and we encourage you to do so. After clicking on the comment link, you will be prompted for your name, which we request, and your email address and URL, which are optional. This is a public site. If you do not want to disclose your email address, omit it. Time does not permit us to acknowledge comments, but all will be considered.
Submit comments directly through the website or to:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Please include the comment in the message text, not in an attachment.
Administrative Office of the Courts
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-0241
One method of submitting a comment is sufficient.