Rules Governing the State Bar
USB14-0802. Authorization to practice law. The amendments to Rule 14-802 clarify that the forms an LPP may use are forms approved by the Judicial Council.
Rules Governing Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
URGLPP15-0510. Prosecution and appeals. The amendment to Rule 15-510 changes a cross reference to Standing Order No.7 to a cross reference to Rule 14-303.
Licensed Paralegal Practitioners Rules of Professional Conduct
LPP1.013. Organization as a client. Rule 1.13 is repealed because it governs when an LPP represents an organization as a client and an LPP may not represent an organization as a client.
LPP5.04. Professional independence of a licensed paralegal practitioner.
LPP6.01. Voluntary pro bono legal service.
The amendments to Rules 5.4 and 6.1 remove language that refers to an LPP representing an organization as a client. An LPP may not represent an organization as a client.
Supreme Court Order for USB14-0802
Supreme Court Order for URGLPP15-0510
Supreme Court Order for LPP’s 1.013, 5.04, and 6.01
Firms and Associations
URGLPP5.01. Responsibilities of partners, managers, and supervisory licensed paralegal practitioners.
URGLPP5.02. Responsibilities of a subordinate licensed paralegal practitioner.
URGLPP5.03. Responsibilities regarding non-lawyer and non-licensed paralegal practitioner assistants.
URGLPP5.04. Professional independence of a licensed paralegal practitioner.
URGLPP5.05. Unauthorized practice of law; multijurisdictional practice of law.
URGLPP5.06. Restrictions on right to practice.
URGLPP6.01. Voluntary pro bono legal service.
URGLPP6.03. Membership in legal services organization.
URGLPP6.04. Law reform activities affecting client interests.
URGLPP6.05. Nonprofit and court-annexed limited legal services programs.
Supreme Court Order