District Court Family Division now accepting applications for pro tem hearing masters

District Court Family Division now accepting applications for pro tem hearing masters

2016-02-18T19:38:40-07:00February 18th, 2016|
The Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division is now accepting applications from attorneys interested in serving as pro tem hearing masters in domestic violence/TPO, child support/paternity, mental commitment, minor guardianship, juvenile delinquency, discovery and truancy courts. This recruitment occurs on a regular basis to ensure [...]
2016-02-18T19:38:40-07:00February 18th, 2016|

March 2016 Business Court Reassignments

March 2016 Business Court Reassignments

2016-02-17T01:15:21-07:00February 17th, 2016|
A message from Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge David Barker:Dear members of the Bar:As reflected in Administrative Order 16-03, effective March 14, 2016, all Business Court cases currently assigned to Department 29 will be reassigned to Department 15, and Department 1 5 will replace [...]
2016-02-17T01:15:21-07:00February 17th, 2016|

Scammers Revive Jury Duty Hoax That Demands Thousands For Bogus Warrants

Scammers Revive Jury Duty Hoax That Demands Thousands For Bogus Warrants

2016-02-09T00:35:43-07:00February 9th, 2016|
For several years running, a new scam surfaces around this time of year, that falsely uses the name of the court or a judge to steal money from some of the most vulnerable in our community. This time, the scammers targeted at least one disabled [...]
2016-02-09T00:35:43-07:00February 9th, 2016|

Join the movement to improve graduation rates in Clark County

Join the movement to improve graduation rates in Clark County

2016-02-04T19:34:51-07:00February 4th, 2016|
Attorneys, mental health professionals, law enforcement officers, retired teachers and other qualified applicants are invited to join the movement to improve graduation rates in Clark County. The Truancy Diversion Program (TDP) is looking to expand its successful program and needs volunteers to serve as school judges [...]
2016-02-04T19:34:51-07:00February 4th, 2016|

E-filing changes coming – Costs slashed through flat fee – services upgraded

E-filing changes coming – Costs slashed through flat fee – services upgraded

2016-02-04T01:05:47-07:00February 4th, 2016|
After recently receiving approval from the Nevada Supreme Court, District Court is taking over the responsibility for the overall administration of public access through a single portal with access to all case types. The court plans to change the remote access fee from the current [...]
2016-02-04T01:05:47-07:00February 4th, 2016|

Med Mal Sweeps a Slam Dunk

Med Mal Sweeps a Slam Dunk

2016-02-03T18:24:36-07:00February 3rd, 2016|
The Med Mal Sweeps offered up a slam dunk performance this year with more than 352 cases calendared.  Attorneys, court staff and Judge Jerry Wiese came ready to do business and get it done. Ninety percent of the cases in the sweeps got a trial [...]
2016-02-03T18:24:36-07:00February 3rd, 2016|