AN ACT TO CREATE A GRIEVANCE REVIEW PANEL OF THE GRIEVANCE COMMITTEE OF THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BAR AND TO PRESERVE THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF THE ETHICS PROCESS.
Senate amendment to the 3rd edition makes the following changes.
Deletes proposed new subsection (d2) to GS 84-28, which proposed to allow an attorney respondent in an action before the NC State Bar's Disciplinary Hearing Commission who is found not to have committed any violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct to be awarded reasonable attorneys' fees incurred in the action before the State Bar, to be paid by the State Bar. Makes technical changes to the act's effective date provisions applicable to the remaining changes proposed to GS 84-28.
Changes the act's long title.