RESOLUTION OF THE PHILADELPHIA BAR ASSOCIATION TO REVIEW THE STATUS OF THE ADOPTED RECOMMENDATIONS OF PRO BONO TASK FORCE REPORT

WHEREAS, in December 2001, Philadelphia Bar Association Chancellor Allan Gordon empanelled a Pro Bono Task Force to comprehensively evaluate the need for, and the delivery of, pro bono legal services to the needy, disadvantaged and disenfranchised in Philadelphia;

WHEREAS, the Pro Bono Task Force, after extensive research and investigation, submitted a Report, including Findings and Recommendations ("the Report") to the Board of Governors on June 27, 2002;

WHEREAS, the Board of Governors, after discussion and upon oral motion made and duly seconded, accepted the Report for comment and study;

WHEREAS, numerous recommendations of the Report have been adopted by the Board of Governors;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that on a date not more than six months from the date the recommendations have been adopted, the various committees and implementation teams will give a status report to the Board of Governors on the progress of the implementation of the recommendations.

PHILADELPHIA BAR ASSOCIATION
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
ADOPTED: September 26, 2002