August 2015

Articles from the International Law issue of Communiqué (August 2015), the publication of the Clark County Bar Association: “Judicial Independence and The Rule of Law at Home and Abroad” by Hon. Philip M. Pro (Ret.) “Financial Regulatory Systems in the EU and Effects on Doing Business” by Senad Hrustanovic and Paul C. Ray, Esq. “A Global Overview... Read more

June-July 2015

Articles from the CCBA’s publication, Communiqué (June/July 2015): “Recent Changes in Child Custody Law: Dimming the Bright Line Rule for “Physical Custody” Designations in Nevada” By Jack W. Fleeman, Esq. “Custody Matters Pertaining to Unmarried Parents” By Erin Houston, Esq. “Court Orders and the Recovery of Parent-Abducted Children” By By Victor-Hugo Schulze, II, Senior Deputy Attorney General,... Read more

May 2015

Articles from the CCBA’s publication, Communiqué (May 2015): “Is It Good to Go Green? Pitfalls of Physician Investment and Ownership of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries” By Alia A. Najjar, M.D., Esq. “Medical Marijuana: Is Your Health Information Privacy Going to Pot?” By John Henry Wright, Esq. © 2015 The following articles were originally published in COMMUNIQUÉ, the official... Read more

April 2015

  Main articles (from the full issue): “Impress (or Lose) Friends with this E-Service Trivia” By Tamara Beatty Peterson, Esq. and Benjamin K. Reitz, Esq. “Low Property Damage Can Still Cause Significant Bodily Injury” By Lawrence C. Hill, Esq. and Sean P. O’Callaghan “Nevada’s New “Goldilocks” Asbestos Causation Standard” By Matthew Park, Esq. and Brian Blakley,... Read more

March 2015

Just a few of the articles (from the full issue): “Potential Tax Consequences of Short Sales After the Expiration of the Mortgage Debt Relief Act May be Eliminated by Filing Bankruptcy” by Nedda Ghandi, Esq. “The Dirty Little Secret About Student Loan Debt in Bankruptcy” by Brian D. Shapiro, Esq. “Marijuana Dispensaries in Reorganization: A Little... Read more

February 2015

  Main Articles: “Trial By Peers: A Unique Court Experience” by Doreen Spears Hartwell, Esq. “How to Work for Free and Get Paid in Gratitude – Five Tips to Integrate Pro Bono as Part of Your Practice” by Mark J. Connot, Esq. “Pro Bono Opportunities for Transactional Attorneys” by Gian (“John”) Brown, Esq. “My “Non-Traditional”... Read more

January 2015

Main Articles: “Five Things Attorneys Should Know About Employment Discrimination under Title VI” by Howard Cole, Esq. “Five Things Attorneys Should Know About Discovery in Family Law Cases” by Jack W. Fleeman, Esq. “Five Things Attorneys Should Know About Attorney Sessions in Las Vegas Justice Court” by Erin Houston, Esq. “Five Things Attorneys Should Know... Read more

December 2014

Main Articles: “Collaborative Law is Trending in Nevada” by Anita Webster, Esq. “What Nevada Businesses Need to Know About Medical Marijuana” By Jacquelyn Leleu, Esq. “And After the Seventh Hour, the Deponent Rested, and It Was Good” By Rex Garner, Esq. and Ryan Lower, Esq. “Recent Changes in Federal Tax Law: Fresh Start Program and... Read more

November 2014

Main Articles: “Inverse Condemnation: A Closer Look at Physical Takings Claims” by Deputy Attorney General Amanda Kern Eminent Domain’s Catch 22: Should we hold government liable for its mandated transportation planning activities?” By Michael Chapman, Esq. and Agnes Hanley, Esq. Nevada Brings Landowners’ Rights Into Balance to Prevent Local Kelo v. City of New London... Read more

October 2014

COMMUNIQUÉ is printed and mailed to all CCBA members. View full-issue (PDF): Communique-October-2014-web Main Articles: “A Court of Appeals is Necessary to Provide Timely Justice to Nevadans” by Nevada Supreme Court Justice James W. Hardesty “Meet Your Judicial Candidates: Candidates in Clark County’s Contested Races” a special section from this month’s issue A Court of... Read more