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Initial Registration Form Rev Aug 2018
I have read and understand the rules applicable to prepaid legal services
plans as adopted by the State Bar Council and I agree to comply with those rules
and ensure compliance on behalf of my prepaid plan. I have also read and
understand the law on unauthorized practice as set out in N.C. Gen. Stat. § 84-2.1,
4, and 5. I understand that this plan cannot operate in any capacity until it is
registered with the North Carolina State Bar.
I understand that registration of the plan does not constitute approval by the
State Bar. I agree that if the plan represents in any communication that it is
registered with the State Bar it also shall include a clear and conspicuous
statement within the advertisement or communication that registration with the
North Carolina State Bar does not constitute approval of the plan by the State Bar.
I understand that the plan is responsible for assuring its compliance with all
pertinent laws, including the prohibition on the unauthorized practice of law in N.C.
Gen. Stat. § 84-2.1-10.
I will file with the State Bar any amendments to the plan no later than 30
days after the adoption of the amendments but prior to any implementation of the
amendments. I understand that the amendments to the plan must be submitted in
the same manner as the initial registration and may not be implemented until the
amended plan is registered by the North Carolina State Bar in accordance with
27 N.C. Admin. Code Chapter 1, Subchapter E, § .0305 of the North Carolina State
Bar Regulations for Organizations Practicing Law.
I will file with the Secretary of the North Carolina State Bar a registration
renewal form on or before the deadline of each year after the plan’s initial
Date Signature of Plan Owner or Sponsor
Typed name of Plan Owner or Sponsor
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