Recent News

Federal CJA Panel Applications Due September 14, 2018

The Clerk of the Court of the federal district of Nevada is seeking applications for a limited number of new Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel attorneys (appointment of counsel for indigent defendants) for the Unofficial Southern Division of the District of Nevada for both trial and appellate/habeas cases. Attorneys interested in appointment to the […]

CCBA Walking in Las Vegas Heart Walk – Sept 15, 2018

The Clark County Bar Association’s Community Service Committee will be walking in the Las Vegas Heart Walk scheduled to be held at Sunset Park on Saturday, September 15, 2018. CCBA Members are invited to walk with us. Friends and family welcome! Sign up to join Clark County Bar Association’s team at http://www2.heart.org/site/TR?fr_id=3503&pg=team&team_id=419876.

Bar Luncheon Feat. Brian Killingsworth, SVP & CMO for Vegas Golden Knights

On Thursday, August 23, 2018, the Clark County Bar Association Luncheon will feature guest speaker Brian Killingsworth, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer for the Vegas Golden Knights. As CMO, Brian Killingsworth oversees the team’s marketing strategy, branding, communications, content, digital, analytics, retail, fan development, youth hockey and promotes the Golden Knights’ brand within domestically […]

Summer CLE Seminar Schedule for Nevada Lawyers

This summer, CCBA will be hosting the seminars designed for Nevada lawyers and their administrative support staff as follows: July 19, 2018 – Hot Topics & Recent Developments in DUI/DWI Including Marijuana July 27, 2018 – Reptile® and Black Letter Law CLE Seminar To learn more about each seminar, follow the links provided below. Seating […]

Electronically Filing of Orders, Default Judgments at LVJC

On July 2, 2018, the administrator for the Civil Division at the Las Vegas Justice Court, Grissell Hernandez, distributed a tips sheet in regards to filing of orders and default judgements electronically using Odyssey File and Serve. See PDF file available to download: LVJC-E-Filing-Orders-Default-Judgments This five-page document includes screen captures to visually demonstrate the website user’s […]

Updates to Civil, Criminal Case Reassignments, Courtroom Moves

On June 19, 2018, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez released an open letter to members of the legal community regarding the July 2, 2018 Civil and Criminal Case Reassignments and Courtroom Moves. See STMFP-RJC-218062613220 (PDF to download). Also this letter, Judge Gonzalez announced the relocation of several judicial departments to courtrooms in the Regional […]

Clark County Court Orders Case Reassignments, Track Changes (Eff. July 2, 2018)

On June 19, 2018, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed two administrative orders – Administrative Order 18-04 (AO 18-04) and Administrative Order 18-05 (AO 18-05). Both orders cite several changes to be made per Rule 1.30(b) of the Rules of Practice for the Eighth Judicial District Court (EDCR) and are ordered effective July 2, 2018. […]

Guardianships Commission Public Hearing Set for July 18, 2018

The Supreme Court of Nevada has scheduled a public hearing for 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The hearing will be in the matter of the creation of a commission to study the creation and administration of guardianships. See Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Case: ADKT 0507. To accommodate the court’s calendar, the public hearing […]

EJDC Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Set for August 8, 2018

On Wednesday, August 8, 2018, the Eighth Judicial District Court will hold the next Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar to review a list of specific cases filed in relation to Chapter 41 Professional Negligence Claims. This special calendar will be held at 1:00 p.m., in Courtroom 14A, on the 14th floor at the Regional Justice […]