Year: 2013

Las Vegas Justice Court Announces Case Reassignments

The Las Vegas Justice Court has released Administrative Order 13-04. AO 13-04 addresses the following inter-departmental case transfers and assignments: Effective on December 20, 2013, any Probable-Cause (PC) Case or Criminal Complaint which includes DUI as a charge will be retracked to Department 9 or Department 13, based upon existing procedures relating to the department […]

Clark County Court to Redistribute Over 600 Cases on January 6, 2014

Effective January 6, 2014, over 600 cases will be redistributed amongst many other judicial departments at the Eighth Judicial District Court serving Clark County, Nevada. Per Administrative Order 13-06, the cases come from Department 1’s open civil caseload and Department 9’s entire criminal caseload. Affected cases from Department 1 will be randomly “selected, transferred to, […]

Hearing Officers Sought for Southern Nevada Health District

On December 15, 2013, the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) issued a Request for qualifications (RFQ) to solicit qualifications and identify individuals to serve as administrative hearing officers in the areas of Environmental Health and Emergency Medical Services. Experience in the related areas is required. Hearings occur at least once per month and more often […]

CCBA 2014 Executive Board Election Information

On Thursday, December 12, 2013, attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) are expected to vote for members to serve on the 2014 CCBA Executive Board of Directors. Officers serve for one year. Directors serve for two years. The ballot is uncontested. There are six nominees for six open positions. Nominees for the […]

Sports Law: Tarkanian vs. NCAA-Precedent Setting Legal Battles & Their Impact

Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2013 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Course Description: Hear first-hand about the historic cases of Tarkanian vs. NCAA from those who were in the trenches. This case is still covered in most sports law classes today. Hear a current perspective and analysis of the cases. Speakers: Danny Tarkanian, Esq. Daniel […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Announces Clarifications Regarding Applicable Dates for New Traffic Procedures

The Las Vegas Justice Court has begun utilizing a “rolling” three-year review period relating to driver histories. During the last Traffic Bench-Bar Committee meeting, Chief Judge Karen Bennett-Haron explained that the rolling three-year review period began on September 28, 2013. Thus, if a defendant received a traffic citation prior to that date, the particular citation […]

Family Bench Bar Meeting – Thursday, November 7, 2013

The schedule of upcoming meetings for the Family Bench Bar Committee are as follows: Thursday, November 7, 2013 Thursday, December 19, 2013 Thursday, January 30, 2014 Unless otherwise announced, all meetings will be held at noon in Courtroom 9 at the Family Courts and Services Center located at 601 North Pecos Road, Las Vegas, NV […]