a. Counsel on Unauthorized Practice of Law. Neb. Ct. R. § 3-1013.
i. The Counsel on Unauthorized Practice of Law (CUPL) will be hired by the Executive Director of the NSBA and shall be an employee of the NSBA. The NSBA shall provide to the CUPL any additional staff support as designated by the Executive Director. Neb. Ct. R. § 3-1013(B).
ii. The CUPL shall not be entitled to a vote on Commission matters.
iii. The CUPL shall be responsible for the duties prescribed in the Court Rules, Neb. Ct. R. § 3-1013, and other duties as assigned by the Supreme Court, Commission, or Executive Director of the NSBA.
iv. The CUPL shall send out notices of meetings of the Commission and prepare the preliminary agenda for each meeting.
b. Budget. The Executive Director of the NSBA and the CUPL, with the input of the Commission, shall prepare an annual budget for the performance of the Commission's activities. The Commission's budget will be part of the full NSBA budget and will be subject to the same process for approval. NSBA shall pay all expenses reasonably and necessarily incurred by the Commission pursuant to the budget and the expense policy of the NSBA. Members of the Commission shall be entitled to reimbursement for reasonable expenses incurred in the performance of their official duties.
c. Letterhead. Use of Commission letterhead shall be limited to official business of the Commission and specifically shall not be used in connection with any political campaign or to support or oppose any public issue, or for personal or charitable purposes.