Eighth Judicial District Court Rules

EJDC Discovery Update re Case Conference Reports

Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery eliminates need to submit courtesy copies for Case Conference reports Las Vegas – NV (11/13/2018) – The Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery Commissioner Bonnie Bulla today announced that Discovery will discontinue the practice of receiving courtesy copies of Case Conference Reports submitted by parties in cases. An electronic system has […]

Updates to Civil, Criminal Case Reassignments, Courtroom Moves

On June 19, 2018, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez released an open letter to members of the legal community regarding the July 2, 2018 Civil and Criminal Case Reassignments and Courtroom Moves. See STMFP-RJC-218062613220 (PDF to download). Also this letter, Judge Gonzalez announced the relocation of several judicial departments to courtrooms in the Regional […]

Clark County Court Orders Case Reassignments, Track Changes (Eff. July 2, 2018)

On June 19, 2018, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed two administrative orders – Administrative Order 18-04 (AO 18-04) and Administrative Order 18-05 (AO 18-05). Both orders cite several changes to be made per Rule 1.30(b) of the Rules of Practice for the Eighth Judicial District Court (EDCR) and are ordered effective July 2, 2018. […]

June-July 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the June-July 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Our theme for this special double-issue is “Experts & Witnesses” and features relevant content for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: “Designating Your Employee as a Non-Retained […]

Clark County Court Orders Standardized Form, Procedures for Settlement Program

On March 30, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez signed an administrative order in the matter of the Senior Judge Settlement Program in the Family Division. In Administrative Order 17-04 (AO 17-04), the court cites Rule 2.51 of the Rules of Practice for the Eighth Judicial District Court, the need for the […]

Eighth Judicial District Court Orders Civil/Criminal Case Reassignments Effective January 2, 2017

Effective January 2, 2017, the Eighth Judicial District Court to reassign cases as reflected in Administrative Order 16-11 (AO 16-11). As cited in AO 16-11, pursuant to Eighth Judicial District Court Rule 1.30(b), the following reassignments and track changes become effective: All criminal cases in Department 11 shall be reassigned to Department 1. Department 1 […]

Court Orders Updates to Adult Guardianship, Probate Case Assignments

Assignments Effective January 17, 2017 On December 27, 2016, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge David Barker signed an administrative order related to the assignment of adult guardianship and/or probate at this general jurisdiction court. As cited in Administrative Order 16-10 (AO 16-10), pursuant to Eighth Judicial District Court Rule 1.30(b), the following updates become effective January 17, […]

Update to Assignment of Civil Cases at Eighth Judicial District Court

On January 22, 2016, Chief Judge David Barker of the Eighth Judicial District Court filed Administrative Order 16-02 (amended) to modify the procedures the court uses to assign hearing discovery matters to Commissioner Bonnie Bulla and Commissioner Chris Beecroft. The changes in procedure are effective for cases filed or submitted on or after February 16, […]

Update to Assignment of Business Court Cases at Eighth Judicial District Court

Effective September 21, 2015, the procedures in the administrative matter of EDCR 1.33 and EDCR 1.61 at the Eighth Judicial District Court will be changed to update the administration of the caseload in the court’s business division. Administrative Order 15-11 addresses the portion of business court cases assigned to Judge Susan Scann (Department XXIX) that […]

Update to Criminal Track Assignments for Cases Binding Up to Eighth Judicial District Court from North Las Vegas Justice Court

Effective September 21, 2015, the “cases binding up from North Las Vegas Justice Court 1 shall be assigned to and be equitably distributed among Departments 5, 9, 10 and 21” at the Eighth Judicial District Court “as detailed in the attached Criminal Case Flow Model. See ‘Exhibit 1.’” See Administrative Order 15-10 (PDF):  EJDC-AO-15-10 This change […]