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Changes to Med Mal Sweeps Set at Clark County Court (UPDATED)

On July 10, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Jerry Wiese II announced changes to the Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar set for Monday, August 7, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., in Courtroom 14A on the 14th Floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. See Medmal announcement (PDF download). In the announcement, Judge […]

EJDC Homicide Team Case Reassignments Eff. July 1, 2017

On June 26, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez released a letter to members of the bar and legal community regarding a pilot project regarding case management for cases involving homicide. Below is an excerpt from her letter: Dear Nevada State Bar Members and Community Justice Partners: Re: 2017 Homicide Team Case […]

Federal CJA Panel Applications Due September 22, 2017

This announcement is for Nevada’s lawyers:  The Clerk of the Court for the United States District Court for the District of Nevada will be accepting applications for appointments 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 […]

CCBA Member Service Update

We regret to announce that due to the cessation of publication of THE PRINTED edition of Las Vegas Business Press, members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will no longer receive a complimentary subscription to that publication, nor will they receive a complimentary listing in the Law Guide, which had been planned as a special […]

Civil Bench Bar Meeting June 13, 2017 at Eighth Judicial District Court

What: Civil Bench Bar Meeting When:  12:00 p.m. – Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Where: Department 27, Eighth Judicial District Court, Courtroom 3A, 200 Lewis Ave, Las Vegas Highlights: Judge Joanna Kishner to discuss SCR 3, Tami Cowden, President, Clark County Bar Association as guest speaker Lunch Sponsor:  Las Vegas Legal Video will provide lunch Judge Nancy Allf […]

June-July 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of our family law issue of Communiqué (June/July 2017), the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Find content focused on the practice of family law matters in this 48 page double-issue. Readers can enjoy these articles (written by attorneys for attorneys) now posted on our website: “Helping Victims of […]

Civil Bench Bar Meeting June 1, 2017 at Las Vegas Justice Court

On Thursday, June 1, 2017, Las Vegas Justice Court Judge Melisa Saragosa and Judge Rebecca Kern plan to hold a Civil Bench/Bar Meeting at 11:30 a.m. in Courtroom 7D at the Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada. All counsel who practice in civil matters in front of this limited jurisdiction court are invited to attend this meeting to comment and/or ask […]