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Nevada Appellate Court Summaries 5-8-20

The content of this post was written by Joe Tommasino for Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Supreme Court of Nevada: Arson:  Nevada’s arson statutes (codified in NRS Chapter 205) plainly require the State to prove that the defendant “willfully and maliciously” caused a fire, which means the State must […]

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Check out our sizzling summer special offers* for select businesses to showcase their professional services and products in a display advertisement in upcoming issues of the color print magazine, Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA). Sizzling Summer Sale Featuring special offers* available from May 1, 2020 to September 22, 2020, […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries 4-1-20

The content of this post was written by Joe Tommasino for Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Supreme Court of Nevada: Anti-SLAPP statute: (1) Steve Sanson’s articles and emails on behalf of Veterans in Politics International (VIPI) fell within the protections of Nevada’s anti-SLAPP statutes in this case; (2) because […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries 3-2-20

The content of this post was written by Joe Tommasino for Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Supreme Court of Nevada: Anti-SLAPP statute: (1) The appellant met her burden of showing that this action was “based upon a good-faith communication in furtherance of the right to petition or the right […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries 2-6-20

The content of this post was written by Joe Tommasino for COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Supreme Court of Nevada: Criminal procedure: (1) Appellant Norman Keith Flowers urged reversal on appeal based upon multiple grounds, including that the district court accepted testimonial hearsay in violation of the Confrontation Clause, […]

Communiqué Ad Specials Available Now through 3/2/2020

We are now offering a 20% discount to judicial candidates who place orders to advertise in the color print magazine, Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA). This special offer has been added to our current offer of “New Year Ad Specials” and will expire on 3/2/2020. See below for more […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries (1-3-20)

The content of this post was written by Joe Tommasino for COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA).* Supreme Court of Nevada: Anti-SLAPP statutes: When determining if protected communications are made in “good faith” under Nevada’s anti-SLAPP statutes, a court must consider the “gist or sting” of the communications as a […]