Regulations for Organizations Practicing Law
Section .0300 Rules Concerning Prepaid Legal Services Plans
.0302 Registration Requirement
A prepaid legal services plan ("plan") must be registered with the North Carolina State Bar before its implementation or operation in North Carolina. No licensed North Carolina attorney shall participate in a prepaid legal services plan in this state unless the plan has registered with the North Carolina State Bar and has complied with the rules set forth below. No prepaid legal services plan may operate in North Carolina unless at least one licensed North Carolina attorney has agreed to provide the legal services offered under the plan at all times during the operation of the plan. No prepaid legal services plan may operate in any manner that constitutes the unauthorized practice of law. No plan may operate until its registration has been accepted by the North Carolina State Bar in accordance with these rules.
History Note: Statutory Authority G.S. 84-23; G.S. 84-23.1
Readopted Effective December 8, 1994.
Amended August 23, 2007
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