EJDC Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Set for August 8, 2018

On Wednesday, August 8, 2018, the Eighth Judicial District Court will hold the next Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar to review a list of specific cases filed in relation to Chapter 41 Professional Negligence Claims. This special calendar will be held at 1:00 p.m., in Courtroom 14A, on the 14th floor at the Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Per a detailed announcement from Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Jerry Wiess, dated June 15, 2018:

“The calendar will be heard on 8/8/18 at 1:00 p.m. in numerical case number order with the oldest case being heard first, as follows: All med mal cases never set for trial, whose complaints were filed before 6/4118, if a JCCR has been filed. We will additionally address the following cases: A712700; A739464; A747100; A750751; and A757217.

***With the exception of the case numbers listed above, If your trial dept. or a previous Med Mal Sweeps had already set, re-set, or vacated a trial, you will no longer come to the Sweeps and will need to coordinate your trial date with your respective trial judge***

The list of cases to be heard is expected to be posted to the “county and NV State websites once the calendar is finalized.”

For more information about which cases will be heard and expected procedures for attorneys, please review details in the announcement from Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Jerry Wiess dated June 15, 2018. SeeAugust 2018 Med Mal Sweeps” posted at http://www.clarkcountycourts.us/general/news/.