Public Hearing Scheduled for April 2 Regarding Random Trust Account Audit Proposal

On Feb. 27, 2018, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0533 scheduling a public hearing and inviting public comment regarding proposed changes to Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 78.5 to authorize the state bar to conduct random trust account compliance audits of active attorneys licensed in Nevada.

The hearing will take place on Monday, April 2, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Nevada Supreme Court Courtroom at 408 East Clark Avenue in Las Vegas, and will be videoconferenced to the Nevada Supreme Court courtroom in Carson City. Hardcopy written comments and notifications regarding interest to participate in the hearing must be submitted to the clerk of the Supreme Court by 5 p.m. on Monday, March 26.

For more information, including instructions on how to submit written comments, how to send in a notice of intent to appear, and the language of the proposed rule change, please read the full text of ADKT 0533.