Nevada Revised Statutes

March 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the March 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Our theme this month is “Elder Law” and features relevant content for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: Read the main articles related to “Elder Law” in […]

A Quick Note About Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 16.1

Rule 16.1: Not gone; nor forgotten. In Michie’s Nevada Revised Statutes Annotated, 2018 Court Rules NRCP 16.1 was inadvertently left out. However, the rule is still in full force and effect as it applies to civil cases. Please utilize Rule 16.1 as it appears in the Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure online at or […]

Clark County Court to Expand Jury Master List

On November 22, 2016, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge David Barker filed an administrative order to expand the Jury Master List. Administrative Order #16-07 cites the sources for the court’s jury pool and adds a new source—Clark County’s list of registered voters. The AO #16-07 further orders that “for all subsequent Jury Master List updates, court administration shall utilize […]

Clark County Court Adopts Procedure for Filing of Affidavits Pursuant to NRS 52.400(3)

Effective June 1, 2016, the Clerk of the Court for the Eighth Judicial District Court adopted a new procedure for the filing of affidavits submitted by law enforcement agencies related to NRS 52.400(3). See District Court Policy No: 2016-01. The purpose of the procedure for filing and maintaining affidavits pursuant to NRS 52.400(3) is detailed in this administrative directive. A copy […]

Nevada Supreme Court to Create Statewide Commission to Study Creation and Administration of Guardianships

On June 8, 2015, an order was filed at the Supreme Court of Nevada in the matter of the creation of a commission to study the creation and administration of guardianships. See ADKT 0507. The order comes in response to a petition filed on May 21, 2015 by Supreme Court of Nevada Chief Justice James Hardesty, Eighth Judicial […]