Court News

Civil Bench Bar Meetings Scheduled

Upcoming Eighth Judicial District Court Civil Bench/Bar Meetings have been scheduled to occur as follows: Dates: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Time: 12:05 p.m. in Courtroom 10D, unless otherwise announced by the presiding judge of the civil division at the […]

Family Bench Bar Meetings 2018

Upcoming Family Bench Bar Meetings have been scheduled to occur as follows: Thursday, March 29, 2018 Thursday, April 5, 2018 – New date added 4/4/2018 Thursday, May 10, 2018 Thursday, June 21, 2018 Thursday, August 16, 2018 Thursday, September 27, 2018 Thursday, November 29, 2018 This schedule is subject to change without notice. Unless otherwise […]

US District Court (NV) Lawyer Rep Applications Due May 18, 2018

The U. S. District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for Lawyer Representatives. Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the Court on a myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts including but not limited to: rule changes; development of new programs; planning of conferences; and the expenditure of funds […]

EJDC Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Set for February 5, 2018

The Eighth Judicial District Court will hold the next Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 5, 2018, in Courtroom 14A on the 14th floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. Per an announcement (of 12/21/2017), from District Judge Jerry A. Wiess, II, the following information will help counsel to prepare for […]

A Quick Note About Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 16.1

Rule 16.1: Not gone; nor forgotten. In Michie’s Nevada Revised Statutes Annotated, 2018 Court Rules NRCP 16.1 was inadvertently left out. However, the rule is still in full force and effect as it applies to civil cases. Please utilize Rule 16.1 as it appears in the Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure online at www.leg.state.nv.us or […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Announces Assignments for 2018

On November 9, 2017, Chief Justice of the Peace Joe Bonaventure announced the judicial chambers assignments and courtroom assignments for 2018.  For more information, see image at right or read the chart which is available as a PDF download: 2018 Assignments–CCBA Notice Source: Joe Tommasino, Las Vegas Justice Court