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The Aims and Objects of the Association are:

(i)

To promote and project the privileges, rights, interests and prestige of the Association and it members and to promote unity and cooperation amongst advocates and other Association of Advocates;

(ii)

To promote and maintain a high standard of professional conduct among members of the Bar;

(iii)

To establish and maintain an adequate library for the use of members and to provide other facilities to them;

(iv)

To watch the state of law, progress of legislation and administration of justice and to take such steps as may be necessary for their reforms;

(v)

To express opinion on proposed legislation and other matters of interest of the Association and to make representations in respect thereof:

(vi)

To take necessary steps to prevent abuse of law or mal administration of justice and to suggest remedies therefore;

(vii)

To make representations from time to time to the authorities on matters affecting the Bar;

(viii)

To promote, organise and participate in All-India an International Lawyers’ Associations and activities connected therewith;

(ix)

To take measures including founding and applying of funds for aid to deserving members of their families and its employees:

(x)

To adopt all such measures as might be necessary or incidental to the carrying out of the aforesaid objects.

 

 

 

 1-B: Definitions

 

 Unless the context indicates otherwise, the following words in these Rules shall means:-

(i)

“Association” means the “Delhi High Court Bar Association”

(ii)

“Committee” means the “Executive Committee of the Association”.

(iii)

“Member” means a member of the Association and shall include an “Associate Member” as defined in Rule 2-A.

(iv)

"Clerk” means a clerk in the employment of a member and registered as such with the Association

(v)

"Senior Member” means an advocate who has been in practice for more than 15 years

(vi)

“Fund” Means the Delhi High Court Bar Association Lawyers Social Security and Welfare fund.