Judges stay current on law through persistent education

Judges stay current on law through persistent education

2017-07-27T18:36:44-07:00 July 27th, 2017|
The law is something that constantly evolves. Issues continue to surface surrounding new legislation. To stay current on those changes, Nevada Judges spend a lot of time enhancing their knowledge of the law through continuing education. Judges recently attended sessions at the Nevada District Judges [...]
2017-07-27T18:36:44-07:00 July 27th, 2017|

Changes attorneys should know about the August 7 Med Mal Sweeps

Changes attorneys should know about the August 7 Med Mal Sweeps

2017-07-25T17:29:56-07:00 July 25th, 2017|
The Medical Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar, more commonly known as Med Mal Sweeps, will be held on Monday, Aug. 7 at 1 p.m. at the Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave. in Courtroom 14A. There are some significant change this time around including: if [...]
2017-07-25T17:29:56-07:00 July 25th, 2017|

Moms escape clutches of addiction

Moms escape clutches of addiction

2017-07-21T00:44:44-07:00 July 21st, 2017|
Judge Jennifer Elliot has been presiding over the dependency mothers’ drug court since 2008. It is a program that has helped to get many mothers away from the clutches of addiction and into the arms of their children. This week, three more moms graduated from [...]
2017-07-21T00:44:44-07:00 July 21st, 2017|

Six degrees of Mary Bacon

Six degrees of Mary Bacon

2017-07-19T23:51:38-07:00 July 19th, 2017|
Have you worked with Mary Bacon? Maybe you have worked with someone who worked with Mary Bacon. Mary is an attorney with Spencer Fane, LLP. She is a member of the Women’s Leadership Council through United Way and was a member of Leadership Las Vegas’ [...]
2017-07-19T23:51:38-07:00 July 19th, 2017|

Wildfires won’t stop flow of important legislative information at July 11 Civil Bench-Bar

Wildfires won’t stop flow of important legislative information at July 11 Civil Bench-Bar

2017-07-07T17:57:58-07:00 July 7th, 2017|
 Wildfires in Northern Nevada have reportedly caused the Nevada Legislature website to go down just when many changes impacting the courts are going into effect. The good news is that attorneys who are looking to get the top information on legislation impacting the courts can [...]
2017-07-07T17:57:58-07:00 July 7th, 2017|

Homicide case pilot program launches to improve efficiency and disposition of cases – case reassignments involved

Homicide case pilot program launches to improve efficiency and disposition of cases – case reassignments involved

2017-07-01T01:17:34-07:00 July 1st, 2017|
Effective July 1, a pilot project will begin to examine the potential benefits of centralizing the management for cases wherein a defendant has been charged with a “homicide crime,” with the intent of improving efficiency in the management and timely disposition of such cases.It was [...]
2017-07-01T01:17:34-07:00 July 1st, 2017|