Eighth Judicial District Court

Discovery Commissioner Bulla, John Aldrich to Teach Law on Claiming Privilege Seminar

On Thursday, October 12, 2017, from Noon to 1:30 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will host a seminar for members of the bar and the supporting legal community. The seminar “Claiming Privilege” will feature speakers Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery Commissioner Bonnie Bulla and Nevada lawyer John P. Aldrich of Aldrich Law Firm, […]

Joint Court Order to Modify Admin Procedures for Certain Defendants

On August 21, 2017, a joint order was signed by the chief judges of the Las Vegas Justice Court and the Eighth Judicial District Court related to the procedures for handling of cases involving a defendant with an indictment in both courts. Administrative Order #17-10 addresses matters related to the process and timing for dismissals […]

Case Reassignments at Clark County Court Eff. Aug 21, 2017

Effective August 21, 2017, several cases will be reassigned and a revised criminal case flow model will be in use at the Eighth Judicial District Court. The changes come as result of the August 16, 2017, filing of Administrative Order 17-08 in the matter of the assignment of construction defect cases. See EJDC-AO-17-08 (PDF download). Also […]

Changes to Med Mal Sweeps Set at Clark County Court (UPDATED)

On July 10, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Jerry Wiese II announced changes to the Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar set for Monday, August 7, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., in Courtroom 14A on the 14th Floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. See Medmal announcement (PDF download). In the announcement, Judge […]

EJDC Homicide Team Case Reassignments Eff. July 1, 2017

On June 26, 2017, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez released a letter to members of the bar and legal community regarding a pilot project regarding case management for cases involving homicide. Below is an excerpt from her letter: Dear Nevada State Bar Members and Community Justice Partners: Re: 2017 Homicide Team Case […]

Civil Bench Bar Meeting June 13, 2017 at Eighth Judicial District Court

What: Civil Bench Bar Meeting When:  12:00 p.m. – Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Where: Department 27, Eighth Judicial District Court, Courtroom 3A, 200 Lewis Ave, Las Vegas Highlights: Judge Joanna Kishner to discuss SCR 3, Tami Cowden, President, Clark County Bar Association as guest speaker Lunch Sponsor:  Las Vegas Legal Video will provide lunch Judge Nancy Allf […]

June-July 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of our family law issue of Communiqué (June/July 2017), the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Find content focused on the practice of family law matters in this 48 page double-issue. Readers can enjoy these articles (written by attorneys for attorneys) now posted on our website: “Helping Victims of […]

Update to File & Serve Software Upgrades at Clark County Court

Only two weeks left! Tyler Technologies is upgrading their e-filing product for Nevada courts to “File and Serve.” The upgrade will be completed by May 15, 2017. Effective May 15, 2017 users will only be able to file into File and Serve. When they turn on “File and Serve”, the legacy product will be available in a read-only […]