Bill Summaries: H582 (2013-2014 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 4 2013 - View summary

    Adds new subsection (c) to GS 84-5.1 as the title indicates. Provides that a nonprofit organization, tax exempt under 26 U.S.C. �_ 501(c)(6) or authorized under GS Chapter 55A and operating as a professional and trade association or business league, as defined under Internal Revenue Service guidelines, may provide legal services to its members solely by and through attorneys licensed to practice law in North Carolina, subject to the rules and regulations of the North Carolina State Bar, as approved by the Supreme Court of North Carolina. Provides additional guidelines, registration requirements, and operational criteria for a nonprofit wishing to provide access to legal services for its members using licensed North Carolina attorneys.