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Public Hearing re: Henderson Justice Court Rules Rescheduled for Nov. 5

On Monday, September 28, 2020, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order rescheduling the public hearing regarding ADKT 0562 from its original date of Sept. 22, to Nov. 5, 2020, at 2 p.m. The hearing is regarding proposed court rules for the Justice Court of Henderson Township. The proposed rules are available in an exhibit attached […]

State Bar of Nevada Announces Recipients of the 2020 Membership Awards

State Bar of Nevada Announces Recipients of the 2020 Membership Awards State Bar of Nevada members work hard to improve our organization and further the development of the legal profession. Please join us in recognizing the invaluable contributions of our 2020 State Bar of Nevada Membership Award recipients: PRESIDENTIAL AWARD: Hon. Larry Hicks The State […]

State Bar of Nevada Issues Statement on Diversity, Inclusion and Justice for All

State Bar of Nevada Issues Statement on Diversity, Inclusion and Justice for All On Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, the State Bar of Nevada’s Board of Governors issued the following statement: STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY, INCLUSION AND JUSTICE FOR ALL Recent events in Nevada, America and in many countries around the world have led our human race […]

Public Hearing Set for Sept. 22 to Discuss Rule Changes re: Evictions

Public Hearing Set for Sept. 22 to Discuss Rule Changes re: Evictions Recently, the Nevada Supreme Court issued the following ADKTs regarding proposed eviction-related rule amendments. The amendments include: ADKT 0567: On Monday, August 31, 2020, the Nevada Supreme Court received a petition to adopt rules relating to mediation of residential summary evictions and to amend […]

Nevada Bar Exam Successfully Completed Virtually

Nevada Bar Exam Successfully Completed Virtually The Nevada Supreme Court and the Nevada Board Bar of Examiners announced that the Nevada Bar Exam was successfully completed virtually on August 11 and 12. From early on, both organizations opted to proceed with a virtual exam as a way to handle the administration of the bar exam […]

Nevada Supreme Court Accepting Comments re: Bar Exam Through Noon, Aug. 5

Nevada Supreme Court Accepting Comments re: Bar Exam Through Noon, Aug. 5 On Friday, July 31, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0558 stating that it has received a motion to reconsider its July 24, 2020, order postponing the July 2020 examination and its May 20, 2020, order in which the court […]

Nevada Supreme Court Law Library Offering Online Services; Building Remains Closed

Nevada Supreme Court Law Library Offering Online Services; Building Remains Closed On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, the Nevada Supreme Court issued Administrative Order AO-0011, announcing that although the Nevada Supreme Court Law Library physical building remains closed to the public, the library continues to offer services through alternate means. Services can be accessed in the […]

Nevada Bar Exam Rescheduled for August 11-12, 2020

Nevada Bar Exam Rescheduled for August 11-12, 2020 The Nevada Bar Exam, previously scheduled for July 28-29, 2020, has been postponed and rescheduled to August 11-12, 2020. The change was made because of problems with an update to the test software for the exam. Applicants who cannot take the Nevada bar exam on Aug. 11 […]

Scam Alert: Lawyers Targeted by Unemployment Fraud Emails

Scam Alert: Lawyers Targeted by Unemployment Fraud Emails Attorneys should be aware of a new scam making the rounds. Members of the legal community are receiving emails informing them that an unidentified employee has filed an unemployment claim related to the legal business, claims that were fraudulently made without the employee’s knowledge. In some cases, […]