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Rule 15-530. Costs.

(a) Assessment. Theprevailing party in a proceeding on a formal complaint may be awarded judgmentfor costs in accordance with Rule 54(d) of the Utah Rules of Civil Procedure.

(b) Offer of discipline byconsent. OPC counsel shall not be deemed to have prevailed on any count in theformal complaint unless the sanction imposed exceeds any sanction to which therespondent conditionally consented under Rule 15-520(b) prior to the hearing.

(c) Disability cases. Costsshall not be awarded in disability cases except pursuant to paragraph (d).

(d) Trusteeship.Court-appointed trustees, including cases in which OPC is appointed thetrustee, may collect costs for notification to the respondent's clients,including charges for copying, postage, publication and fees from moneycollected.

Effective November 1, 2018