Public Hearing in Re Lawyer Wellness Scheduled for March 5, 2019

Written comments may be submitted no later than February 21, 2019

On March 5, 2019, the Supreme Court of Nevada will hold a public hearing in the matter of amendments to SCR 106.5 regarding lawyer wellness programs; privilege and limitation. The amendments to the rule address all sections of the rule, including the purpose, definitions, privilege, and limited use policy. See ADKT 0540, Exhibit A.

The hearing will be held in the Nevada Supreme Court Courtroom, 201 South Carson Street in Carson City. The hearing will be videoconferenced to the Nevada Supreme Court Courtroom, 408 East Clark Avenue in Las Vegas.

The court invites written comment from the bench, bar, and public regarding the amendments. Comments may be submitted electronically or in hard-copy format to Elizabeth A. Brown, Clerk of the Supreme Court, 201 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada, 89701, by 5:00 p.m., February 21, 2019. Persons interested in participating in the hearing must notify the Clerk no later than February 21, 2019.

To review the administrative case for ADKT 0540, visit the Nevada Appellate Case Management System at http://caseinfo.nvsupremecourt.us/public/caseView.do?csIID=54398.