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Public Hearing on Sept. 5 re: Proposed Change to SCR 217(2) 

Public Hearing on Sept. 5 re: Proposed Change to SCR 217(2)
On Monday, August 5, 2019, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0537 setting a public hearing to discuss a petition to amend Supreme court Rule (SCR) 217(2), regarding the creation and maintenance of interest-bearing trust accounts interest minimum standards. The proposed amendments ...Read More

2019 Reciprocity Survey Results

2019 Reciprocity Survey Results
The State Bar of Nevada’s Board of Governors surveyed 11,806 Nevada attorneys regarding their views on reciprocity. The results to survey questions were split. For example, when asked “Generally, are you in favor of reciprocity in Nevada?”  40.97 percent of respondents answered “Yes,” 36.85 percent answered “No,” and 22.18 responded “maybe.” The complete ...Read More

Nevada Attorneys: Be Aware of CLE Changes

Nevada Attorneys: Be Aware of CLE Changes
Effective this year (2019), Nevada attorneys will be required to submit an Affirmation of Attendance and Compliance with Mandatory CLE Requirements with the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education.

The Affirmation of Attendance will include the name of each program the attorney attended; the program provider; date(s) attended; program format; ...Read More

Written Comments Sought Re: Proposed Rule Changes Regarding Admission

Written Comments Sought Re: Proposed Rule Changes Regarding Admission
On July 9, 2019, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0538 inviting written comment from the bench, bar, and public regarding proposed changes to rules regarding the limited admission to the practice of law in Nevada, and rules regarding qualifications for admissions. The proposed ...Read More

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