Court News

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Update to File & Serve Software Upgrades at Clark County Court

Only two weeks left! Tyler Technologies is upgrading their e-filing product for Nevada courts to “File and Serve.” The upgrade will be completed by May 15, 2017. Effective May 15, 2017 users will only be able to file into File and Serve. When they turn on “File and Serve”, the legacy product will be available in a read-only […]

Trial By Peers (a youth court program) Needs Nevada Attorneys to Volunteer

The Clark County Law Foundation is in need of several Nevada attorneys to volunteer to be senior attorneys for the juvenile diversion program, Trial By Peers (TBP). This spring and summer, the TBP program will be busy with cases to process and students to train. They need more volunteers to help out ASAP. Learn more about this opportunity […]

Clark County Court Orders Standardized Form, Procedures for Settlement Program

On March 30, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez signed an administrative order in the matter of the Senior Judge Settlement Program in the Family Division. In Administrative Order 17-04 (AO 17-04), the court cites Rule 2.51 of the Rules of Practice for the Eighth Judicial District Court, the need for the […]

Proposed Revisions to Local Rules of Practice for USDC-NV

Proposed revisions have been made to Part V – Special Proceedings and Appeals of the Local Rules of Practice for the United States District Court for the District of Nevada.  The court seeks comments from the bench, bar and public. The proposed revisions are posted on the court’s website at www.nvd.uscourts.gov.  Please provide any comments […]