Month: October 2019

New Ethics Opinions Approved by Committee

New Ethics Opinions Approved by Committee On Oct. 18, 2019, the Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Ethics approved two new ethics opinion for publication. Prior to approval, the committee sought and collected written comments from members of the state bar on the proposed draft opinions. The results of the committee’s review, and links to the […]

Supreme Court Hearing Oct. 17 re: Statewide Rules for Guardianship

On Sept. 18, 2019, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0507 setting a public hearing to discuss the proposed adoption of statewide rules for guardianship and the proposed adoption of a mediation manual. The proposed changes can be found in attachments A and B of the order. The public hearing will take place […]

July 2019 Bar Exam Results

July 2019 Bar Exam Results Congratulations to everyone who passed the recent Nevada Bar Exam! The unofficial pass list for the July 2019 Nevada Bar Exam is now available for viewing. The swearing-in ceremonies for the July 2019 Nevada Bar Exam will be held on October 16, 2019 in Reno and on October 18, 2019 […]

New Podcast Episode Now Available: Supervisory Responsibilities

New Podcast Episode Now Available: Supervisory Responsibilities The second episode of Brief Moments’ series on lawyer ethics is now available. It focuses on attorneys’ supervisory responsibilities. To listen, visit the Brief Moments homepage at https://www.nvbar.org/brief-moments-the-state-bar-of-nevadas-podcast/ or listen in your favorite podcast app by subscribing to our RSS feed: http://nevadabar.libsyn.com/rss. Brief Moments, the State Bar of Nevada’s official podcast, […]

Public Hearing on Oct. 17 Regarding Proposed Amendment to Nevada Arbitration Rule 18

Public Hearing on Oct. 17 Regarding Proposed Amendment to Nevada Arbitration Rule 18 On Sept. 25, 2019, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0126 setting a public hearing to discuss proposed amendments to Nevada Arbitration Rule 18, regarding requests for trials de novo. The recommendations can be found in Exhibit A of the […]