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Communiqué Spring Ad Sale

Special offers expire on July 1, 2019 Now offering added value online for our print advertisers! We are excited to announce three special limited time offers* for select businesses to place a new ad or to renew an ad placement order for upcoming issues of the color print magazine, COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the […]

LV Justice Court Judges’ Meeting Schedule

This is a schedule of dates for the Las Vegas Justice Court Judges’ Meetings for the remainder of 2019: April 3, 1A (closed) – new date May 8, 1A (open/closed) June 12, 1A (closed) July 10, 1A (open/closed) August 14, 1A (closed) September 11, 1A (open/closed) October 9, 1A (closed) Nov. 13, 1A (open/closed) December […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries (1-31-19)

The content of this post was originally published, under the title “Summaries from January 2019,” in the March 2019 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Nevada Appellate Court Summaries (1-31-19) Supreme Court of Nevada:  Prevailing wage: (1) Generally, work performed under a maintenance contract is not subject to […]

Federal Court Pro Bono Program

Nevada lawyers are invited to attend a lunch meeting to learn more about the Federal Court Pro Bono Program. See below for event details… When: March 6, 2019 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. (lunch will be provided) Where: U.S. District Court, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas What: Informational session on the U.S. District […]

Post Bar Exam Mixer – Feb 28, 2019

On Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., we are hosting the Post Bar Exam Mixer featuring complimentary beverages, tacos, and chips and salsa bar (while supplies last) courtesy of CCBAs New Lawyers Committee. See below for event details: When: Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Where: Tacos […]

Public Hearing in Re Lawyer Wellness Scheduled for March 5, 2019

Written comments may be submitted no later than February 21, 2019 On March 5, 2019, the Supreme Court of Nevada will hold a public hearing in the matter of amendments to SCR 106.5 regarding lawyer wellness programs; privilege and limitation. The amendments to the rule address all sections of the rule, including the purpose, definitions, […]

LVJC Court Amends Order Re Guidelines for Own Recognizance Releases 

Update 2/26/2019: An updated order reflects a third amendment. (This includes changes to the Las Vegas Justice Court’s Administrative OR release procedure.) See PDF: https://www.clarkcountybar.org/wp-content/uploads/LVJC-AO-18-04-Third-Amendment.pdf Update 2/8/2019: An updated order reflects a second amendment. (The phrase “or warrant of arrest” was deleted on Line 11 of Page 2.) See PDF: https://www.clarkcountybar.org/wp-content/uploads/LVJC-AO-18-04-Second-Amendment.pdf On January 15, 2019, […]