Court News

Certain LVJC Caseload Changes Becoming Effective May 14, 2018

On Monday May 14, 2018, the following caseload changes will become effective at the Las Vegas Justice Court: Judge Melanie Andress-Tobiasson (LVJC Dept. 10) will assume the criminal caseload from Judge Ann Zimmerman (LVJC Dept. 8). The arraignment time will remain at 8:00 a.m., and the time for preliminary hearings and trials will remain at […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Seeks Pro Tem Judges, Referees

The Las Vegas Township Justice Court invites attorneys to apply for positions as Justices of the Peace Pro Tempore, Small-Claims Justices of the Peace Pro Tempore, and Traffic Referees for the 2019-2020 Calendar Years. (1) Justices of the Peace Pro Tempore Pursuant to NRS 4.032, the Court is seeking attorneys in good standing who are […]

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 […]