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Rule 14-202

Rule 14-202. Purposes of theBar.

The purposes of the Bar are to:

(a) advance the administrationof justice according to law;

(b) aid the courts in carryingon the administration of justice;

(c) regulate the admission ofpersons seeking to practice law;

(d) provide for the regulationand discipline of persons practicing law;

(e) foster and maintainintegrity, learning, competence, public service and high standards of conductamong those practicing law;

(f) represent the Bar beforethe legislative, administrative and judicial bodies;

(g) prevent the unauthorizedpractice of law;

(h) promote professionalism,competence and excellence in those practicing law through continuing legaleducation and by other means;

(i) provide service to thepublic, to the judicial system and to members of the Bar;

(j) educate the public aboutthe rule of law and their responsibilities under the law;

(k) assist members of the Barin improving the quality and efficiency of their practice;

(l) to engage freely in alllawful activities and efforts, including the solicitation of grants andcontributions that may reasonably be intended or expected to promote andadvance these purposes; and

(m) carry on any other businessconnected with or incidental to the foregoing objectives and purposes, and tohave and exercise all the powers conferred under law of Utah upon corporationsformed under the Utah Revised Nonprofit Corporation Act.