Task Force Submits State Bar Governance Recommendations, 061617 CABJ, CBJ - June 2017 #01


Task Force Submits State Bar Governance Recommendations

No. 2017 #01

California Bar Journal

June 16, 2017

The 2017 Governance in the Public Interest Task Force submitted a report to the governor, the Legislature and the California Supreme Court May 15 outlining recommendations for improvements to the State Bar.

Among its recommendations: • Adoption of a new mission statement to decline the State Bar's public protection responsibilities.

• Elimination of Board of Trustee elections and renaming the board leadership positions as chair and vice chair, with appointment by the Supreme Court.


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