Client Confidentiality While Working from Home By Gerard Gosioco, State Bar of Nevada, Assistant Bar Counsel There is no doubt that COVID-19 has changed the way we live. As a result, most people and businesses have implemented preventative measures to contain the spread of COVID-19, and phrases such as “social distancing” and “working from home” […]
First Judicial District Court Issues Operation Plan On Tuesday, May 12, the First Judicial District Court sent a letter to the Washoe County Bar Association detailing its current operation plan related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The court is operating, and is reviewing and modifying heavy court calendars. According to the letter: The clerks’ offices are […]
Nevada Supreme Court Amends Rule to Allow Pro Bono Attorneys to Vote in 2020 State Bar Elections On Monday, May 11, 2020, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0557 amending Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 84 to allow attorneys certified under SCR 49.1(c), pro bono legal service attorneys, to vote in Board of Governor […]
February 2020 Bar Exam Results Congratulations to everyone who passed the recent Nevada Bar Exam! The unofficial pass list for the February 2020 Nevada Bar Exam is now available for viewing. Click here for information regarding the swearing-in ceremonies.
COVID-19 Recovery Phase 1: Eighth Judicial District Court Discusses Next Steps On Thursday, May 7, Governor Sisolak announced that Nevada would enter Phase 1 of the statewide COVID-19 recovery plan effective Saturday, May 9. In a blog post, the Eighth Judicial District Court stated that according to Chief Judge Linda Bell, the court is currently operating […]
Nevada Supreme Court Seeks Comments by May 14 re: Modification to July Bar Exam On Thursday, May 7, the Nevada Supreme Court issued ADKT 558, inviting public comment regarding proposed modifications to the July 2020 Nevada Bar Exam. Chief Justice Kristina Pickering and Associate Chief Justice Mark Gibbons filed a petition recommending that the court […]
Feb. Bar Exam Results Available at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 8 The results of the February 2020 Bar Exam will be released on Friday May 8, no earlier than 3 p.m. Results will first appear on the state bar’s social media sites – we invite you to follow any of these accounts for the earliest […]
Nevada Appellate Courts Schedule Remote Hearings On Tuesday, May 5, the Nevada Appellate Courts announced that attorneys will appear from remote locations to make oral arguments before the Nevada Appellate Courts at the end of May and beginning of June using video collaboration tools. The Clerk of Court has notified attorneys of the court’s requirements […]