Day: September 1, 2016

Applications for Inmate Early Mediation Panel Due October 31, 2016

The United States District Court for the unofficial southern division of the District invites members of the Nevada Bar to apply for a position on the Inmate Early Mediation Panel. Attorneys appointed to serve as pro bono mediators will preside over mediations with inmate plaintiffs who sue the Nevada Department of Corrections for constitutional violations […]

Opportunities for Nevada Law Firms to Sponsor Team CCBA T-Shirts

Nevada law firms and businesses are invited to sponsor the T-shirts for the CCBA’s Community Service Committee (AKA Team CCBA)  to wear during their planned, group activities. Special thanks to Team CCBA T-Shirt Sponsors: Dias Law Group, Ltd. Paul C. Ray, Chtd. Don’t miss out on this branding opportunity for your firm!  Sponsorship is available to select […]

August 2016 issue of Bar Journal COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the August 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of guardianship matters in southern Nevada. The following articles were written by attorneys for attorneys: “Status of Guardianship Rules in the Eighth Judicial District Court” By Dara J. Goldsmith, Esq. “Guardianship Compliance” By Guardianship Compliance Administrator […]

Honoring Melanie Kushnir

Submitted by Barbara Buckley and Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada We are devastated at the loss of our beloved colleague, Melanie Kushnir. Melanie was a passionate believer in justice. She was a bright light and inspiration to clients, attorneys, law students, and co-workers. Her spirit, love of life, and dedication to justice was unmistakable. […]

June-July 2016 issue of Bar Journal COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the June-July 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of vice and related legal concerns for Nevada business and community. This issue includes features and articles for members of the southern Nevada legal community. The following articles are for attorneys, judges, and supporting staff to read, learn, and enjoy: […]

CCBA to Stop Service for Clark County Find a Lawyer Website

After careful consideration, the Clark County Bar’s staff and executive board have decided to no longer support the internet-based electronic attorney search and legal resource product known as Clark County Find a Lawyer, developed and owned by Columbus Bar Services, as of August 31, 2016. Subscribers can only make changes and access their profiles on ClarkCountyFindaLawyer.org […]

April 2016 issue of Bar Journal COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the April 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of Alternative Dispute Resolution and includes features and articles for members of the southern Nevada legal community. The following articles are for attorneys, judges, and supporting staff to read, learn, and enjoy: “Court-Connected ADR Mythbusters!” by ADR […]