The Decision Of The Ministry Of Justice On The Establishment Of Rules Of The General Bar Association

Original Language Title: Oikeusministeriön päätös yleisen asianajajayhdistyksen sääntöjen vahvistamisesta

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The Ministry of Justice is the lawyers act of 12 December 1958 (496/58), subsection 2, and section 14 of the draft of the General bar association under the caretaker Government confirmed the Bar Association, with the name of the Finnish Bar Association, Swedish Finlands Advokatförbund, thus fall within the General provisions of section 1 of the regulations: (6 July 2000/671) of the Finnish Bar Association, Swedish Finlands Advokatförbund, lawyers act of 12 December 1958 (496/58) intended for the General Counsel of the Association.
The Federation is recognized as the competent authority referred to in the directive (98/5/EC) to facilitate practice of the profession in a Member State other than that in which the qualification was obtained.
The Association is based in the city of Helsinki.


the purpose of article 2 of the Covenant is: its members ' sense of responsibility and professional skills and kohottalainen, as well as the development of the country, the activities of other law firms so that Union members make up the good administration of Justice, to serve the public trust and consideration given to the recipient of the lawyer;
the lawyers of the professional service and fellowship and the promotion of their interests and of their common professional monitoring of the activities of lawyers.
The Alliance will also seek to monitor the right to development in the country, as well as statements by and initiatives by providing experience in society.
Federal implementation of the, as well as its members, can also be set up for their purposes, and to promote the economic security of their families.


3 section (6 July/671) of the decision of the members of the Association of the power to exercise the delegation, whose members are departmental meetings.
A delegation of the Government chosen by the Association of things to take care of.
The Federation is divided into sections, each of which has its own Government.
The members ' right to take part in a meeting of the Department for the Affairs of the members of the Committee are the Department's use.


The members of the section 4 (6 July 2000/671), those who are members of the Association of the order of lawyers of the law and these regulations, has been accepted as members of the Association.
A member that is marked on the Board to keep a lawyer on the list, a lawyer, and the lawyer is entitled to use the designation.
The Alliance to keep the lawyers act, section 5 (b) (1249/1999) to refer to the importance of the EU in the list of the rest of the Member States of the European Union, the lawyer (barrister), which is not a member of the Association, the provisions below.
In addition to the members of the Association of the bar can be a passive members and honorary members.
When we talk about these regulations, a member is not passive members and honorary members.


section 5 (6 July 2000/671) to become a member you can take advocacy tasks professionally handling or to supervise the situation of the Finnish State in the European economic area or any other citizen, 1) is 25 years old and a resident of the European economic area, the State;
2) is known as the Honorable, as well as other characteristics and way of life suitable to engage in advocacy;
3) have passed the judge's posts for the country laid down in the theses;
4 exercise of the lawyer's action) has reached the necessary skills as well as practical experience in the acting degree after completing the prior access to at least four years in the field of the administration of Justice or legal training, however, actions or tasks, that require at least two years as an Assistant to a lawyer, as a General Assistant, or as an independent law firm to the Task Manager, or confined in any capacity in which he is held to the same extent that an attorneys ';
4 (a)), adopted by the order of the Ministry of Justice is running a special degree of intimate knowledge of the law demonstrated sufficient provisions and instructions, as well as a good lawyer way; as well as 5) is not in bankruptcy and that action has not been limited.
When the applicant has in the past carried out the examination referred to in paragraph 4 (a) of paragraph 1 or is otherwise shown that he has the information, the Government may exempt the applicant from carrying out the examination.
The person in any other country of the European economic area, it is the lawyer's professional qualifications, the conduct of the action to be taken to become a member, if he has completed the citizens of the European economic area and the recognition of qualifications, the regulation of 30 December 1993 (1622/1993) of the University of Helsinki law school aptitude test referred to in the corresponding faculty by which gives the qualification Bachelor of Justice demanding task, and the lawyers of the law on section 3 (2) (31/1993) following the examination referred to in.
The EU-a lawyer can be 1 of 3, 4 and 4 (a) and without prejudice to paragraph 3, having become a member of the list of EU-kirjoittautumisesta in three years ' time, if he proves that he has pursued the profession in Finland on a regular basis for at least a period of time. The applicant shall provide a written statement required by the Board to have babies or other assignments and activities.
State or municipal office or position or of any other term that is based on a person as a member of the Association unless the Association shall not be the Government that for specific reasons. A member shall not be a person who is an employer or engage in any other gainful activity, which can be expected to affect adversely his their independence as a lawyer.
The lawyer is also not without the permission of the Board of the Association shall engage in advocacy abroad outside the European economic area and the State.


section 6 of the application for membership of the Association by an application to the Government, which the applicant shall declare that they accept these rules and, if required, the alistuvansa referred to in article 35 of the arbitration procedure. The application shall be accompanied by a statement that the applicant fulfils the conditions referred to in subparagraph (1) of section. The official referred back to in relation to the person applying for membership of the State, is also in his report, that the practice is contrary to the interests of his official duties, as well as superior to that fact and an opinion.
The application shall be sent to the Government of the Union of the Department concerned, which shall be made in writing an opinion as to whether the applicant under section 5 of the 2) and member of the requirements set out in paragraphs 4). (6 July 2000/671)
The Department of Government shall immediately transmit the application together with the statement to the Government of the Alliance.


section 6 (a) (6 July 2000/671) from the rest of the Member States of the European Union, the lawyer, who carries on profession in Finland permanently under his home-country professional title may register themselves using the EU list. The list shall be made in writing. The applicant shall provide proof that he or she is entitled to pursue its advocacy to facilitate practice of the profession of lawyer on a permanent basis in a Member State other than that in which the qualification was obtained (98/5/EC) under the professional title used in the meaning of the directive on the Member State of the European Union. The certificate must not be produced more than three months old. A certificate of registration issued by the Finnish Bar Association shall notify the competent authority of the Member State in which the lawyer is coming from.
What are the members of the Association as provided for in these rules shall apply mutatis mutandis to the EU be represented by a lawyer.
The EU-a lawyer is a profession in Finland, in the course of the professional title used in the Member State from which he comes, expressed in the language of that State to the professional organization to which he belongs.


section 7 (6 July 2000/671), which will take the first sentence of section 5, section 5 of the conditions of employment of the relationship within the meaning of the sentence, or moves to another sanotunlaiseen post, is obliged, if he wants to continue to act as a lawyer, without delay, without prejudice, to ask for the consent referred to in the same paragraph of the Covenant from the Government. This kind of application is, mutatis mutandis, to article 6, the force is the application to become a member.


Article 8 of the Covenant by the Government will, when dealing with 6, 6 (a) and in respect of applications as referred to in article 7, have further investigations which the Authority considers necessary. (6 July 2000/671)
If the application is rejected, the decision by the Government on the reasons for it.
Membership must be communicated immediately to the right of the applicant as well as the Chancellor and a member of the district (City) Court, in whose District Office is approved. (11.4.1985/312) section 9 of the passive can, on application by the Government to accept a lawyer, which will cease from carrying on the profession. (6 July 2000/671)
An honorary member of the delegation to the Government's proposal to invite notwithstanding anything to the contrary in section 5, a home or a foreign person who is in a special way as a lawyer for the benefit of the institution is a distinguished member of the bar or served. A person who is not a member of the Association and not a passive Member, Association of Government can, if it is consensual, called honorary. (on 2 March 1992/203)


Article 10 of the Government (on 2 March 1992/203), the Government of the Federation, in which the different parts of the country and the language of the group is to be represented, is part of the President and Vice-President of the Association, as well as seven other members. Each of the latter shall be a personal Deputy. All Board members must be lawyers.

The President and Vice-President of the Association, as well as the other members of the Board and their alternates are elected at the annual spring meeting of the delegation when their term of office begins. The term of Office of three years and shall expire at the annual spring meeting of the delegation for the third year after the election. (6 July 2000/671)
That has been a member of the Board for a continuous period of six years, may be re-elected to the same task as a reaction to a period that begins three years after the end of his previous term of Office. What has been said above, as a member of the Board for a continuous period of six years does not prevent the conditions from becoming elected President of the Association or the Board. (6 July 2000/671)
The President and Vice-President of the Association, as well as the other members of the Board and their deputies are not allowed to belong to the Association of the delegation or of the disciplinary board.
The Board will be in addition to the Chairman and the Vice-Chairman), two members of the Helsinki; and one member of the Satakunta, Turku or section 2);
3) in Häme, Päijät-Häme or central Finland;
4) Kymi, Mikkeli or Eastern Finland;
5) Vaasa, Oulu or Lapland; a representative of the Swedish-speaking lawyers, as well as 6).


section 11, If the President or the Vice-President, the Government's other Member, or in the event of the death or his deputy shall cease to be a member of the Association, is, when the Government deems it necessary, forward to the completion of the election, in which his resignation for the remainder of the term.
The time that person as a member of the Board of the supplementary election has been selected, it is not factored in the calculation referred to in article 10, the six-year period. Article 12 (on 2 March 1992/203) (2 March 1992/203) of the Board must be representative of the Alliance, as well as according to the rules of the law and the Covenant, and in accordance with the instructions given by the delegation carefully to manage the Alliance.
It is the duty of the Government, in addition to what is provided for in these rules is: 1) as referred to in article 4 (2) of the bar list, and 6 (a) referred to in article list of the EU; and send them to the Ministry of Justice in January each year, after the extract; (6 July 2000/671) 2) to ensure that, when they appear before a Court of law or other members of the authority, as well as other activities for those who wish to comply with their obligations and comply with the good lawyer way;
3) exercise disciplinary authority over the law in so far as it does not belong to the disciplinary board;
4) to take care of the Association financial matters and accounting records;
5) to give the opinion of the authorities of the Association had requested to make proposals for the development of the necessary establishment or otherwise legal, lawyer of the development of the necessary legislative measures; as well as the General Secretary of the Association and the officers of the 6).


section 13 (2 March 1992/203), the Association of the name of the President of the Association, write to the Vice-President or member of the Board, each of them, together with the second annual Board of a member or of the Secretary-General.


section 14 of the Board shall be convened by its Chairman of the Board or the President and place to be determined by the Director. The size of the Government, the President must be called at the request of at least two members of the Board. (on 2 March 1992/203)
An invitation to a meeting as well as a list of the issues discussed as of the date of the Board shall, not later than seven days before the meeting, a posted letter be sent to the members of the Board of Directors. The Office of the Association in good time the Member must inform him of the may ilmaantuneesta, to his Deputy may be invited in his place.
Board meeting of the sample shall be borne by the travel costs have to be paid compensation for the resources of the Union, there a lot of criteria, which the delegation. (on 2 March 1992/203), section 15, of the Board of Directors has a quorum when at least five of the members are present. (on 2 March 1992/203)
In the event of issues shall be decided by a simple majority of the vote. In the event of a tie to win the Chairman. Disciplinary power in compliance with the provisions of the code of the vote on the issue when dealing with criminal matters. When it is a question of the separation, it's a sentiment to win, however, only if at least five of the participants of the meeting. The membership of the disciplinary power of the issue of the disqualification, and the Union is in effect, what the judge's disqualification is provided. (on 2 March 1992/203) (3) was repealed on 2 March 1992,/P, 203.

Can the Government set for the current business of the Bureau, the composition of the Government. (on 2 March 1992/203)


A delegation of section 16 (11 April 1997/317) each of the Soviet Department Selects one member of the delegation and the members of each Department as an alternate starting forty. The members of the delegation will be the lawyers. Their term of office begins on 1 March of the year during which they are chosen, and will continue for a period of three years. As a member of the delegation for a continuous period of six years, may be re-elected to the same task as a reaction to a period that begins three years after the end of his previous term of Office.
The delegation shall elect from among its members a Chairman and a Deputy Chairman from among its members. Their term of Office, notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph 1, the last, until the new is selected. (6 July 2000/671) section 17 (11 April 1997/317) delegation has two ordinary meetings, the second one in the spring and another in the winter.
Spring: 1) to the two inspectors;
2) will be selected by the Chairman of the delegation and Vice President of their holding, whose terms of Office are to expire;
the Government report on the activities of the Association) and the financial management in the previous year, the Court of Auditors ' report and the question of the granting of discharge to the Board;
4) is selected the members of the Board in their place, whose terms of Office are to expire;
the members of the disciplinary board 5) in their place, whose terms of Office are to expire;
6 the financial accounts and verifying the Association selected) two auditors and two men, one of which the auditor and his Deputy must be approved by the Central Chamber of Commerce;
7) lays down the instructions to be followed in the activities of the members of the law firm;
8) deals with the Government, or under section 20, subsection 2, in the case referred to in paragraph 3, the procedure for the meeting of the Committee on the issues presented by the case;
9) deals with the members ' proposals, the text of which is given to the Board no later than 15 April in the case of kokousvuonna.
Winter Conference: 1) to the two inspectors;
2) will be presented in the action plan and the budget, taking into account the provisions of article 12;
3) sets out the contributions of the members of the Association, which is not for an item of expenditure shall be carried out, as well as the inactive members annual fees;
4) sets out the criteria according to which the Board, the disciplinary board and the head of the delegation, the travel allowance shall be paid to the participants of the meeting;
5) lays down the instructions to be followed in the activities of the members of the law firm;
the meeting of the Board of the matters put forward by the 6);
7) deals with members ' proposals, the text of which is given to the Government no later than the 15th day of November preceding the commencement of the meeting.


section 18 of the delegation will meet the Chairman or, in his absence, the Vice-Chairman at the invitation of the delegation or kokoonkutsujan and place to be determined by the. (6 July 2000/671)
A delegation of the actual meetings will be held each year, not later than in January (winter meeting) and June (spring meeting). The delegation further meeting will take place, when the Government deems it necessary or when requested by at least one-third of the members of the delegation for the convening of the justified. (11 April 1997/317)
An invitation to a delegation to a meeting shall be sent to the attention of the members of the delegation, for at least two weeks prior to the meeting, a posted letter. A member shall immediately notify the Office of the Union of her ilmaantuneesta, a member of the same title by making to be called in his place. In the context of the invitation is for members to send a message. The same message is also sent to the departments. (on 2 March 1992/203)
Delegation to the meeting of expenditure incurred travel costs shall be carried out in compensation to each of the funds for his own Department. (on 2 March 1992/203) section 19, the delegation has a quorum when at least half of its members are present at the meeting.
Each delegation shall have one vote. Decisions shall be taken by simple majority, except for article 21, and in the cases referred to in article 56. In the event of a tie to win the Chairman, not only in the election, with a lot. (6 July 2000/671) under section 20 (2 March 1992/203) delegation is the Committee on procedure, which includes the Chairman of the delegation and a member of each of the Union section, for one. The Department shall designate a member of the Committee on the selected representatives of the delegation and alternate each year. As Chairman of the Committee, is a member and Vice-President of the Helsinki Department selected her Deputy. (11 April 1997/317)
Procedure, the Committee shall meet when convened by its Chairman. The convening and päätösvaltaisuudessa shall apply mutatis mutandis the provisions of the national delegations. All of the departments did not, however, be notified. In the context of the meeting of the delegation, the Committee may, if necessary, to meet immediately without the need for special meeting to be called. (11 April 1997/317)

The procedure Committee's task is to 1) to make a proposal for a Union for the President of the delegation, Deputy leader of the Government, as well as the other members, and their making as its members;
2) to make a delegation proposal as Chairman of the disciplinary board, the Board, the members and alternate members of the other;
3) to make a delegation proposal to appoint the President and Vice-President of the delegation;
4 opinion of the Union) to give to the delegation on the management of funds, if the Auditors or the other of them is of the opinion that the Government not to admit responsibility for the freedom of the press, and when the procedure the Committee agrees with the opinion of the Court, an injunction aimed at the refusal to grant discharge to the meeting of the draft of the measures to make the Association of resource management will give rise to; and 5) to deal with the delegation or sent to it by the Government.
(6 July 2000/671)
The proposal of the Committee on the conduct of a lawyer outside of the members of the disciplinary board of the documents related to the Ministry of Justice for an opinion shall be provided.


section 21 (2 March 1992/203) a Chairman and a Vice-Chairman of the delegation to the election of candidates, those who approach the Committee has proposed. At the meeting the members of the delegation have the right offset. Selected will be the one that has received the most votes. (11 April 1997/317)
The Alliance for the President, the Vice-President and the other members of the Board, as well as the members of the disciplinary board and the Chairman of the election are candidates for members and alternate members of the Committee on the procedure, which is proposed for these positions; The members of the delegation to the meeting, however, is hereby authorized to designate the only candidates. The procedure Committee is set up as a candidate, if elected, the candidate the Egyptians; not a meeting of the delegation received at least two-thirds of the votes cast. (6 July 2000/671)


General Attorney (on 2 March 1992/203) (6 July 2000/671) of the general meeting of the Board of Directors may decide on the bar. The meeting dealt with the topics of relevance to the lawyer esitelmin and discussions. Topics may relate to the organisation of the terms and conditions for the exercise of the profession to the phenomena of the justice sector.
The invitation to the meeting shall be published in the Association not later than six weeks prior to the meeting, the sound receptor inclusive.


Article 23 of the Association in the Association Office is located in the Office of the Secretary General of the Association, the Manager is employed by the. (on 2 March 1992/203)
The General Secretary can be selected only by a solicitor or lawyer who satisfies the Commissioner set out in subparagraph (1) of section 5 of the eligibility requirements, or, if the Government considers such an experience, skills and personal qualities, and by the way the task to the appropriate person. (11 April 1997/317)
The Office will be necessary, the staff employed by the Association.
The Office of the Association by the Board of Directors must be open during weekdays, but not working on Saturday. (11.4.1985/312)


The accounts of the Association and their respective audit section 24 the accounts shall be closed at each calendar year and shall be submitted no later than next March, they are the Auditors. (7.6.1994/443)
The Auditors carefully inspected each year, the accounts and administration of the Association and shall provide an audit report to the League Office before the end of April. The audit report must be proposed by either the discharge or its refusal. If the Auditors or the other of them is of the opinion that the Government not to grant discharge to the Secretary-General without delay to inform, is the Chairman of the Committee on procedure. The Committee is to convene to decide on the proposals, which as soon as the Court of Auditors report. (on 2 March 1992/203)


Article 25 of the Covenant in the departments (6 July 2000/671) of the Association in the following departments: 1) the Helsinki Department whose area is the provinces of Uusimaa and Eastern Uusimaa, with the exception of those, which belong to the title of Päijät-Häme.
2) Turku Department whose area comprises the province of åland and Finland and Tavastia proper in the town of Forssa and Jokioinen in Ypäjä, atmospheric science, and municipalities;
3. the Department, which is part of Satakunta), Satakunta, with the exception of Punkalaitumen and Pirkanmaa in Äetsä fair;
4) in Häme the Department whose area includes the provinces of Kanta-Häme and Pirkanmaa, with the exception of the town of Forssa, Jokioinen, atmospheric science and in Ypäjä and Äetsä fair. Satakunta Tavastia proper title is a municipality in the province of Punkalaitumen;
5) title of Päijät-Häme, Päijät-Häme province by area and in the province of Uusimaa and Eastern Town the pothole, Cadbury Schweppes plc, and the municipality is unilingually Finnish municipalities;
6) is the Regional Council, the Department, with the Liverpool daily post and the South by the provinces of Karelia;
7) Mikkeli Department whose area is the southern Savonia.
8) Eastern Finland Department whose area includes the North-Savo and North Karelia provinces;
9) Department of central Finland, which is the province of central Finland;
10) Vaasa Department whose area is in the North of the country, in the North of the country and in the South-central provinces of the North of the country;
11) Oulun Department whose area is the Northern Ostrobothnia and kainuu provinces; as well as 12) Lapin Department whose area is the province of Lapland.


section 26 of the Member and a lawyer are part of the Department, in which he mainly works as a lawyer. (6 July 2000/671)
If there are differences of opinion as to which Department of the Government of the Member is concerned, that counts.


Article 27, Each Department will need to have the rules laid down by the Board.
The Department has the right to set fees for the members of the pay expenditure.
The Department and the Board meeting's minutes is a copy of the Government of the Union of two weeks.


Article 28 of the Covenant the Government should immediately repeal the decision by the Government of the Department or, if it is contrary to the interests of the Union or title, or the rules of the Association or the purposes or if it set the members of excessive financial burdens.


section 29 (6 July 2000/671) of the Department is in compliance with the provisions of article 16, every year during the month of January to choose 31 December of the previous year, on the basis of the delegation of a member a day Chapter representatives in their place, whose terms of Office are to expire. On behalf of the EU, according to the lawyers of the Member is calculated, which is also the right to vote at meetings of the title.
The Secretary General of the Association shall, by January 10, to send to the Government of each title in the list to the appropriate section from the previous 31 December the members of the EU.


Soviet Union come from the fees section 30 (6 July 2000/671) and a member of the Association of the Member, the Member is required to perform passive duties, which the delegation to decide. The amount of the fee can be individually to confirm independently as the driving and the other in the service of lawyers, as well as inactive members, but will it be the same in the case of belonging to one of the great. Independently of the driving and as lawyers can be divided on the basis of the criteria adopted by the delegation into sub-groups. In the same subgroups among the payment should be covered by equal.
The EU-a lawyer has a duty to satisfy the amount of the annual registration fee to the Soviet Union, the number of the delegation. The registration fee cannot be greater than the membership fee.


section 31 (7.6.1994/443) if the Association is established in article 2 of the above-mentioned funds, the delegation may on the advice of the Government order to fund payments, the amount of which the Member of the delegation to confirm, and is accordingly to be used, what the level of the levy, according to section 30 of the ordering is valid.


32 section (7.6.1994/443) if the special issue is, the Government can release the lawyer or a passive member of the fee in whole or in part by the Member, and the amount of the fee provided for in article 31.


33 section (7.6.1994/443), section 33 is repealed ' P ' 7.6.1994/443.


Arbitration article 34 (6 July 2000/671), the Association of the members of the arbitration procedure to resolve the Government's will and the company on whose behalf this has worked, as well as a dispute between the Association of a third, which applies to the remuneration and the costs of the activity carried out. The arbitration shall be brought within one year of the award and the costs have been invoiced.


Article 35 (21.10.1961/502) When the Association's or the company on whose behalf this has worked, and that is not between the Union of the dispute referred to in section 34, is a non-Union, which wants the Government to solve the dispute, the arbitration procedures should be initiated by the Office of the arbitration procedure in a letter submitted to the Government of the Union of the premium and the cost of claims, as well as the name of the person to have the mandate. It is a member of the Association may be a procedure that is personally responsible for the obligations arising from the management of the task, as well as the it company, on whose behalf this has worked. It is also required to submit to the arbitration procedure, which, after the letter has been given to the Office of the Association, is a member of the Union ceased to exist. (6 July 2000/671)
After a dispute with half of the Association's Office issued a statement, referred to in subparagraph (1) shall without delay transmit to the other side of the Board a letter of arbitration, in which case paragraph 23 October 1992 (967/92) the written declaration referred to in article 12 shall be deemed to have been filed. (7.6.1994/443)

Contrary to the lawyer or the company on whose behalf this has worked, is not entitled to compensation for costs in the arbitration. (6 July 2000/671), section 36 (2 March 1992/203) When the Board of arbitration procedures to resolve disputes, should the Board of Directors is authorized to determine the three current or former members or their alternates, or a current or former member of the Board of the Department as arbitrators to deal with and resolve the matter. (6 July 2000/671)
The men are not entitled to the premium for the task. However, the compensation payable to the Association of the funds to them, travel costs, as part of the sample, the decision on travel costs incurred by the Government of the whole of article 14, paragraph 3.


37 section (21.10.1961/502), which is a member of the advocacy role of the Alliance for the future of premium or compensation, let noudatettako, if it is obviously unreasonable.


The obligations of section 38 must be honest member and religiously fill out the tasks entrusted to him in all its activities, as well as to comply with that laid down in the good way, and members of the bar.
The Member is obliged to, when the law and the good lawyer way so require, be silent about what he is in his post. (6 July 2000/671)
The lawyer's actions not to engage with the company other than a lawyer, unless authorisation is granted by the Government for specific reasons. The lawyer's actions as a public limited company shall be exercised only with the permission of and under conditions imposed by the Board of Directors. This type of limited liability company's instruments of incorporation be amended only with the permission of the. (on 2 March 1992/203)
It is considered as its principals are monetary's and others ' funds separately from its own resources.


39 section 1) keep proper accounts for Member and have received the lists diarimerkintöineen, collections and other tasks and the activities carried out; and 2 the Government of the bar) to notify the task entry for the e-mail address, and other information required by the Board. section 40 (6 July 2000/671), the Member is obliged to provide to the Government of the Union of all the information that is required under paragraph 2 of article 12 of the control referred to in paragraph 2). The Member is also required to allow the Government to carry out the verification of the person in his Office, when the Government deems it necessary for the control of the delivery, as well as in this case, to submit the documents, with the need to deliver the audit examination.
Member of the Board and of the audit the supplier will not be tampered with to express what they have learned and the supervision of his activities.


Article 41 obligation to act on the orders of the Court of Justice's trial as an Assistant or agent is in force, the obligation provided for in general terms what the law is ' the pursuit engaged in by the person.


The resignation of a member of the Association under section 42 or inactive member wishes to withdraw from The Union, let him do it to the Board written notice of, but let the membership of the Soviet Union in terms of payments, however, the time of a similar täysiltä months. (6 July 2000/671)
Member's resignation shall take effect two months after the withdrawal of the notification, unless, on application by the Government does not agree to the fact that the difference between the entry into force of the past. (on 2 March 1992/203) section 43 (11 April 1997/317) if the Member or the Association or the Member fails to make the passive to the Department of the future payments and does not complete the payment within four weeks upon receipt of the request, the Board of Directors has the right to say his caretaker.


section 44 (6 July 2000/671) of the Member State of the European economic area, which loses the nationality or permanently change outside the European economic area shall cease to be a member of the Association and have him remove a lawyer from the list. The same applies to the Commissioner, who is bankrupt or being wound up, whose action is limited.
If the Member in question shall cease from carrying on the profession, or if he is 5 for one of the reasons mentioned in section (5) will no longer be eligible to be a member of, is his request the difference. If he, without delay, make, is on the Board of the Union resigned and said her to remove her from the list of lawyers.
If you are an EU lawyer ceases to be a lawyer in the country, where he is from, he or she is removed from the EU list.
If a passive Member no longer complies with section 5, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph 2) the eligibility criteria referred to in paragraph or if he has been doing, which is likely to reduce the value of the Association is the Board of distinguished him.


Disciplinary procedure article 45 (on 2 March 1992/203) of the disciplinary board of the Association include President, Vice President and seven other members, each of the latter Member, delegation of the elect. Two members and their alternates will be referred back to the non-lawyer and their suitability – as members of the Committee to the statement of the Ministry of Justice prior to selection. (6 July 2000/671)
The Board must have at least one lawyer member, follow these steps: 1) Helsinki;
the Satakunta, Turku or section 2);
3) in Häme, Päijät-Häme or central Finland;
4) Kymi, Mikkeli or Eastern Finland; Vaasa, Oulu and 5) or Lapin.
The Chairman of the disciplinary board, the Vice President, the other members and the alternates shall be selected at the annual spring meeting of the delegation when their term of office begins. The term of Office of three years and shall expire at the annual spring meeting of the delegation for the third year after the election. (6 July 2000/671)
A person who has been a member of the disciplinary board for six consecutive years may be reappointed to the same post in reply to the three-year period, which begins after the end of his previous term of Office. What has been said above, shall not prevent a member of the disciplinary board for a continuous period of six years, they were the ones from becoming elected as Chairman of the disciplinary board or the Board. (6 July 2000/671)
The members of the disciplinary board may not belong to the Union, a member of the delegation or of the Government.
In the event of death or of the disciplinary board of the lost eligibility for the post shall apply in accordance with article 11.
The disciplinary board of the funds payable to the members of the Union which are not members of the bar to the premium, the amount of which shall be the Board of Directors shall decide.


Article 46 (on 2 March 1992/203) of the disciplinary board has a quorum when at least five of its, one of which is a lawyer from outside of the selected member, is to attend. If the Chairperson and the Vice-Chairperson is a barrier, chaired by a member of the Board for the longest period served as a lawyer. (6 July 2000/671)
According to the decision of the disciplinary board, the lawyer should be distinguished from the members of the Finnish Bar Association, is to be subject to endorsement by the Board. If the Government does not confirm the decision, the case is returned to the Board for further consideration and to decide.
The disciplinary ban is in force, is dealing with the matter, what the judge's disqualification is provided.


47 section (6 July 2000/671) of the disciplinary board deals with disciplinary matters. They are 1) in the context of the Government of the Union of lawyers of the Control Board on the basis of the control of the competent authority, if there is reason to believe that the lawyer has done lawyers on in the manner described in article 7 of the law at fault;
2 the Chancellor of justice resulting from the insistence of things;)
3) Chapter 15, the Court of Justice pursuant to article 10 (a) as reported by things; and 4) with a lawyer in your principal complaint arising out of things.
The case will be initiated after the publication of a lawyer in writing at the Office of the Association or from a lawyer become publicly to doubt has been on your computer. Are you going to take notice, to deal with disciplinary, the Secretary-General will resolve or control. If the disciplinary is subject in the Member States of the European Union into an active member of the Association, to initiate the procedure shall be notified to the competent authority of the Member State in which a lawyer is working.
Before the disciplinary board of the EU against a lawyer, shall inform the competent authority of the Member State in which the lawyer is coming from. The disciplinary procedure is done in cooperation with the authority. The contact shall be without prejudice to the powers of the Union of the disciplinary case.
If the Disciplinary Board finds a lawyer guilty of lawyers of the law referred to in article 7 of the Act, it is the Board's give him a disciplinary sanction.
If a member of the disciplinary proceedings has resigned from the Union, is to be continued and the procedure of the disciplinary board shall issue an opinion on whether or not the person concerned as a member when he was guilty of the disciplinary procedure, and the penalty he would have sustained it.


48 section (on 2 March 1992/203) of the disciplinary case presents the members of the Board of someone. The lawyer must be given an opportunity to be heard before disciplinary proceedings.
The vote on a disciplinary case is being handled as criminal cases, the vote on the oikeudenkäymiskaaressa.


49 section (on 2 March 1992/203) section 40 of the above is provided for the responsibilities of the Government and the Government of the lawyer's professional secrecy and the vendor, shall apply to the disciplinary board.


Appeal (2 March 1992/203) section 50 (2 March 1992/203)


When applying for a change in the Government of the Union of lawyers of the law against decisions taken pursuant to article 10, and to the decisions of the disciplinary board shall apply as if the law is enacted. Notice of appeal shall be deemed to be delivered to the Government, when it is come to your destination the Alliance Office.


51 section (on 2 March 1992/203) of the Decision, to which the lawyer has the right to appeal, the appeal shall be accompanied by a proof of, and it is formally given to him for information.
The disciplinary case for a solution on the issue of the control of the Government and the Union of lawyers of the decision shall be notified immediately to the a of the Protocol, which is to be signed by the Chairman and the Secretary, 1) a lawyer;
2) in the case of the Legal Chancellor, not only the Government's decision, in which disciplinary proceedings have been initiated;
3) Chapter 15, section 10 (a) referred to the court issuing the alert; and 4) complainant's lawyer on your own head, if he has not withdrawn the complaint.
Other than this, the notification referred to in the matter of the control or of the lawyers in the disciplinary case has come to light, will be notified of the decision and the Board of directors or the solution discipline by adapting.


A number of the provisions of section 51 (a) (11.4.1985/312) decision, in which the Member is separated from the Union or the EU-in the list marked with has been removed from the list in the kurinpidollisena penalty to the attention of the members of the Association, shall bring into force immediately after the decision has become. Such decision shall be given in the general courts. If the decision of the members of the Association, is to provide information and for those courts, to which the distinctive character of the decision has been brought to the knowledge of the past. (6 July 2000/671)
The Board or the disciplinary board may order that a disciplinary decision, which is of fundamental importance, or otherwise, of general interest, in whole or in part, to be brought into the public domain. (on 2 March 1992/203), section 52 shall be liable to the Government and to provide the information and explanations, the Legal Chancellor which are necessary for the fulfilment of the tasks laid down in the Act on lawyers.


Article 52 (a) (2 March 1992/203) of the disciplinary board shall issue an annual report, which, in addition to statistical data, in principle, relevant disciplinary Affairs explains the steps and criteria to the extent necessary. The report may be having more information about disciplinary matters and their treatment under the supervision of the Government's measures, as well as statistics on lawyers. (7.6.1994/443)
The report is to be given to the delegation every year and the Ministry of Justice as well as the report from the Legal Chancellor by the end of may of the year following that. The report shall be considered as the Union of the Office of the public available and it is in a manner determined by the disciplinary board to be brought into the public domain.


53 section (on 2 March 1992/203) Before section 44 and 47 (2) of the abovementioned measures shall be given an opportunity to be heard to a lawyer.


Article 54 (11 April 1997/317) communications to members will post to the list indicated in the address bar. Notifications can also be delivered by fax or other electronic transmission of välityksin, where a member has indicated he has the receipt of communications, necessary equipment. Communications section 43 and 44 and article 47 for the purposes of paragraph 2, however, is provide letters or a bailiff.


55 section (on 2 March 1992/203) on a mission of the Board, the disciplinary board, as well as in the meetings of the Association of departments and their Governments must be considered as a Protocol, which is the standard size for the currently selected member to check and sign.


the decision to amend article 56 of these rules shall be made by a majority of the votes of the delegations at the meeting, which shall be at least four-fifths of the vote of the votes cast. The decision is the Ministry of Justice to be established. (on 2 March 1992/203)
The change in the rules will enter into force, unless otherwise required by the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry's decision is published in the regulation on the collection.


section 57 (2 March 1992/203) If the activities of the Association, the delegation to decide how Union resources shall be used in accordance with the above purposes referred to in article 2.


section 58 of these regulations shall enter into force on 1 July 1959. However, you can apply for membership of the Association before the Department of justice by a written application, a temporary Government määräämältä which shall be drawn up in accordance with article 6 (1), and the application to solve without the opinion referred to in the same paragraph (2), when caretaker Government considers on the basis of the facts known to be able to accept the application.
The first annual meeting may be considered at the time to be more than the above article 20, paragraph 2.

The change of the date of entry into force of the acts and application: 21.10.1961/502:20.12.1978/1076: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1979.




11.4.1985/312: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1986.
Measures to be taken for the implementation of this decision prior to its entry into force.




on 2 March 1992/203: This decision shall enter into force on 1 April 1992.
The preparation of the implementation of the rule change may be covered by the changes, when the Federal meeting of the Finnish Bar Association has decided to change.
The first choice of the term of Office of the delegation may start at other times, as on 1 March and be taller or shorter than one year, ending at the end of February.




7.6.1994/443: This decision shall enter into force on 15 June 1994.




of 11 April 1997/317: This decision shall enter into force on 15 April 1997.
The rules referred to in subparagraph (1) of section 16 of the six-year period shall be calculated by taking into consideration the length of time that the person concerned has been in 1992, upon the entry into force of the amendment provided for in the rules of the Member of the delegation. After the entry into force of the rules to select among the delegation conducted the draw, which provides for the length of the term of Office of each Member, in such a way that it is one-third of the members of one of the year, one-third two and a third in three years. Helsinki Bar Association, as well as the representatives of the departments of Turku and Häme Central draw takes place in departments.




6 July 2000/671: This decision shall enter into force on 12 July 2000.
Section 5 (5) of the rules for the three-year period may be taken into account for the calculation of prior to the entry into force of the rule change in Finland on a regular basis carried out advocacy activities.
After the entry into force of the rule change, the choice among the members of the Board are carried out each Member of the Board, which is determined by the toss of the length of the period in such a way that it is the Chairperson and the two members shall be three years, three members for two years and the remaining three members for one year.
After the entry into force of the rule change, complaining about the President of the disciplinary board, the Vice-Chairman and members to run the lottery, which is determined by the disciplinary board, the length of the term of Office of each Member, in such a way that it is the Chairperson and the two members, one of whom is a member of the bar of the third of three years, three members, one of whom is a member of the bar of the third in two years and the remaining three members for one year.