Day: November 20, 2013

Courtfinder App Offers Court Calendars and Info for Users of Clark County Courts

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013, the Eighth Judicial District Court officially released the smartphone app, Courtfinder. The application offers information for users including calendars, updated dockets in real-time for the courts located at the Regional Justice Center at 200 Lewis Ave. in downtown Las Vegas. Courtfinder, developed by the District Court Information Technology division with […]

Notice of Inter-Departmental Case Transfers at Eighth Judicial District Court

UPDATED 1/23/13 – The court also transferred many criminal cases. On January 22, 2013 the Clark County Bar received a memo from the Eighth Judicial District Court updating the status of the “Inter-Departmental Case Transfers and Track Changes.” In summary, the court is making changes to the criminal tracking system. The following details the court’s […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Case Assignment Changes for 2013

Effective December 31, 2012, the Las Vegas Justice Court will operate with the following changes to the case assignments (by judicial departments): Dept.     Ctrm.   Judge                                Calendar     Reassignments  Dept. 1    7A     Judge Lippis                         Criminal     No change. Dept. 2    8B     Judge Sciscento  […]

Family Bench Bar Committee 2013 Meeting Schedule

The meeting schedule for the Family Bench Bar Committee for the Eighth Judicial District Court has been announced. The dates are listed as follows: Thursday January 24, 2013 Thursday April 11, 2013 Thursday May 23, 2013 Thursday June 27, 2013 Thursday August 8, 2013 Thursday September 26, 2013 Thursday November 7, 2013 Thursday December 19, […]

Releases Notice of Scam Alert Regarding Fraudulent Court Documents

The Eighth Judicial District Court has recently become aware of the existence of a fraudulent default judgment, purportedly issued by the court, as an apparent part of a scam designed to defraud consumers. The fraudulent judgment conditions the issuance of a monetary award upon payment of certain court fees to a third party. The court […]

Supreme Court of Nevada Admissions Ceremony & Reception – Friday, November 8, 2013

Sponsorship opportunities available! The CCBA will host a reception for the upcoming Nevada Bar Admission Ceremony taking place on Friday, November 8, 2013 at The Historic Fifth Street School located at 401 South Fourth Street in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Admission Ceremony, with Chief Justice Kristina Pickering presiding, will take place from 3:30 p.m. to […]

Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Announces Request for Qualifications from Legal Service Providers

A great opportunity for Nevada law firms! Request for Qualifications (RFQ) 13/14-02 The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) is currently accepting sealed responses from qualified legal firms for the provision of legal services, Request for Qualifications (RFQ) 13/14-02. As a result of this solicitation, the Authority intends to select a firm to serve as its counsel […]

Notice of Expected Road Closures in Downtown Las Vegas – November 17, 2013

Be aware. Plan ahead. On Sunday, November 17, 2013, access to downtown Las Vegas will be affected by the 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon and ½ Marathon to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. The race course will pass through the downtown Las Vegas where many attorneys and law firms have […]