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  • New Webcast! 2021 What Judges Should Know When a Non-US Citizen Appears Before Them(1)

    6/15/2021 9:42:51 AM

    More and more frequently, State Court Judges are entertaining Motions to Reopen based upon ineffective assistance of counsel claims by non-US citizen defendants. Find out the steps needed to avoid Motions to Reopen and to ensure non-US citizens are properly advised as to the immigration consequences of their pleas. (more...)

  • New Webcast! Virtual Courtroom - Ethics

    6/14/2021 3:37:41 PM

    New Webcast! Virtual Courtroom - Ethics Virtual Courtroom - Ethics is now available via on-demand video. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Nevada’s Judicial Canons & Best Practices - Ethics

    6/7/2021 11:06:28 AM

    New Webinar! Nevada’s Judicial Canons & Best Practices - Ethics Faculty will review select canons of the Nevada Code of Judicial Conduct and offer some best practices to help the judge adhere to its precepts. ( more… ) false

  • New Webinar! Review of Recent United States Supreme Court Opinions

    6/2/2021 9:43:19 AM

    Review of Recent United States Supreme Court Opinions Dean Chemerinsky will conduct his annual review of the United States Supreme Court opinions and offer insights about cases heard in the 2020-2021 term. ( more… )  false

  • New Webinar! Review of Nevada Appellate Criminal Opinions

    6/2/2021 8:32:32 AM

    New Webinar! Review of Nevada Appellate Criminal Opinions The criminal case is a never-ending roller coaster. Join us as we ride along with the Honorable Kevin Higgins as he reviews the latest ups-and-downs of criminal case law from the Nevada’s appellate courts. ( more… ) false

  • New Webcast! Judicial Stress in the Time of COVID

    5/26/2021 10:55:15 AM

    New Webcast! Judicial Stress in the Time of COVID Dr. Bouch describes how the restrictions of COVID are impacting the judge’s professional and personal life and suggestions on stress relief ( more… ) false

  • New Webcast! Review of Nevada Appellate Civil Opinions

    5/14/2021 4:43:18 PM

    New Webcast! Review of Nevada Appellate Civil Opinions Review of Nevada Appellate Civil Opinions is now available via-on demand video.  (more... ) false

  • New Webcast! Settlement Conference in Criminal Cases

    5/14/2021 4:18:36 PM

    New Webcast! Settlement Conference in Criminal Cases Settlement Conference in Criminal Cases is now available via -on demand video. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Neuroscience in Mediation: What Judges Need to Know

    5/4/2021 7:25:20 PM

    New Webinar! Neuroscience in Mediation: What Judges Need to Know Neuroscience is an increasingly useful topic for judges. No matter what the disagreement, the common denominator is people. Conflict often triggers a stress response in parties involved in court or settlement negotiations. Judges must be equipped

  • New Webinar! Virtual Courtroom - Ethics

    5/4/2021 6:23:04 PM

    New Webinar! Virtual Courtroom -Ethics Professor Regalia will explore simple strategies for running virtual hearings (and meetings) virtually and cover tips for managing litigants and other participants and strategies for preparing for virtual hearings. He will also discuss the judge’s ethical use of court te

  • New Webinar! Evolve - The Red Project

    5/4/2021 11:42:19 AM

    New Webinar! Evolve - The Red Project Chief Justice Hardesty is pleased to inform you that the Nevada Supreme Court has arranged for participation for all District Court Judges in a presentation of The Red Door Project’s Evolve Experience. The interactive experience is scheduled for 1:30 to 4:30 pm, on Frid

  • New Webcast! How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences

    4/12/2021 6:47:11 PM

    How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences "How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences" is now available via-on demand video. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Judicial Stress in the Time of COVID

    4/12/2021 12:07:00 PM

    New Webinar! Judicial Stress in the Time of COVID Dr. Bouch describes how the restrictions of COVID are impacting the judge’s professional and personal life and suggestions on stress relief. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Settlement Conference in Criminal Cases

    4/12/2021 11:52:40 AM

    New Webinar! Settlement Conference in Criminal Cases How the pros do it. Judge Jim Shirley will discuss best practices and tips on presiding over the successful settlement conference in criminal cases. (more... ) false

  • 2021 Resiliency and Its Relevance to Personal and Judicial Care

    4/2/2021 8:08:44 AM

    Everyone has the capacity for resiliency. Your resiliency and well-being may have been tested over the last year. Dr. Jan Bouch will discuss ways to create conditions that will increase resiliency, and the processes that can help you cope with the challenges faced by the judicial Community. (more…)

  • 2021 Objection: A Crash Course in Trial Evidence

    3/24/2021 11:51:54 AM

    The basics of trial evidence will be covered in this webcast, including relevance, hearsay, and witnesses. (more...)

  • New Webcast! 2020-21 Year in Review: Nevada Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Family Cases

    3/24/2021 6:39:47 AM

    2020-21 Year in Review: Nevada Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Family Cases 2020-21 Year in Review: Nevada Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Family Cases is now available via on-demand video ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Review of Nevada Appellate Civil Opinions

    3/22/2021 6:09:50 PM

    New Webinar! Nevada Supreme Court Civil Law Update Join Debbie Leonard, Esq., as she provides an update of the Civil Cases from Nevada’s appellate courts.  ( more... ) false

  • New Webcast! Beyond the Plain Facts: Forensic Evaluations for Identifying and Establishing NRS 125.C Best Interest Factors

    3/19/2021 4:52:19 PM

    New Webcast! Beyond the Plain Facts: Forensic Evaluations for Identifying and Establishing NRS 125.C Best Interest Factors "Beyond the Plain Facts: Forensic Evaluations for Identifying and Establishing NRS 125.C Best Interest Factors" is now available via on-demand video. ( more... ) fals

  • New Webcast! Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules

    3/1/2021 1:26:11 PM

    New Webcast Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedule Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules is now available via on-demand video. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences

    2/26/2021 5:28:33 PM

    New Webinar! How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences As child welfare and juvenile justice professionals, we develop policy/procedures and make decisions about system improvements, all of which affect the youth and families you served; however (more...)

  • New! CIP Permanency and Concurrent Planning

    2/17/2021 10:00:06 AM

    During this course, faculty will discuss what the Nevada Kinship Guardianship Assistance Program (KinGAP) is; including eligibility requirements, logistics assistance, and partner roles in the KinGAP process. Also to be addressed is the understanding of "reasonable efforts," when they are required and examples. Faculty will wrap up the course with what Concurrent Planning is, barriers to Concurrent Planning, the difference between Concurrent Planning and Concurrent Plans, as well as the process and stakeholders involved. (more...)

  • New Webcast! 2021 Navigating the Realm of Nevada Judicial Discipline

    2/17/2021 9:12:15 AM

    Ms. Beggs will provide a quick review of the investigative process and the formal disciplinary process (more...)

  • New Webinar! Beyond the Plain Facts: Forensic Evaluations for Identifying and Establishing NRS 125.C Best Interests Factors

    2/3/2021 7:54:00 PM

    New Webinar! Beyond the Plain Facts: Forensic Evaluations for Identifying and Establishing NRS 125.C Best Interests Factors Dr. Stephanie Holland and Judge Margaret Pickard discuss the effective use of Comprehensive Custody Evaluations and Brief Focused Assessments in child custody cases. While these two fore

  • 2021 Judicial Competence in the Virtual Courtroom

    1/27/2021 3:08:02 PM

    New Webcast! Judicial Competence in the Virtual Courtroom Confronted with the CoVID-19 crisis, the court system turned on a dime. Emerging from exigent necessity, digital appearances, once a novel occurrence, are now standard practice. Both the speed of the historic shift in fundamental operations and the transf

  • 2021 Effective Parenting Plans for High Conflict Custody Cases

    1/27/2021 3:01:51 PM

    New Webcast! 2021 Effective Parenting Plans for High Conflict Custody Cases Families involved in high conflict custody cases require artfully drafted Parenting Plans to successfully manage the families' future and, more importantly, protect the emotional well-being of their children. In all high conflict custody

  • New Webinar! Child Support

    1/26/2021 4:36:47 PM

    New Webinar! Child Support Join Judges Dixie Grossman and Charles Hoskin, as they provide an update on child support and discussion. They will also discuss various child support issues. ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules

    12/30/2020 4:29:33 PM

    New Webinar! Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules  ( more... ) false

  • New Webinar! Effective Parenting Plans for High Conflict Custody Cases

    12/14/2020 7:01:36 PM

    New Webinar! Effective Parenting Plans for High Conflict Custody Families involved in high conflict custody cases require artfully drafted Parenting Plans to successfully manage the families’ future and, more importantly, protect the emotional well-being of their children. In all high conflict custody cases,

  • New Webcast! “Ethics: Judicial Campaigns”

    10/5/2020 12:34:16 PM

    New Webcast! “Ethics: Judicial Campaigns” Campaigning for elected office is difficult. Campaigning for judicial office is even more so as it is compounded with the rules on judicial ethics.  Join Wayne Thorley, Nevada’s Deputy Secretary of State for Elections, as he leads you safely through the quagmire of r

  • New Webcast! Sentencing: Mental Health Issues

    9/23/2020 12:02:13 PM

    New Webcast! Sentencing: Mental Health Issues In 2019, the Nevada legislature made major changes to the criminal law statutes which included the requirement that “each judge of the court receives training concerning ... [defendants’] behavioral health needs and intellectual or developmental disabilities.” (NR

  • New Webcast! Nevada Supreme Court Criminal Case Review

    9/22/2020 10:33:56 AM

    New Webcast! Nevada Supreme Court Criminal Case Review The criminal case is a never-ending roller coaster. Join us as we ride along with the Honorable Kevin Higgins as he reviews the latest ups-and-downs of criminal case law from the Nevada’s appellate courts. ( more… ) false

  • New Webinar! Ethics: Judicial Campaigns

    9/17/2020 12:54:37 PM

    New Webinar! Ethics: Judicial Campaigns Campaigning for elected office is difficult. Campaigning for judicial office is even more so as it is compounded with the rules on judicial ethics.  Join Wayne Thorley, Nevada’s Deputy Secretary of State for Elections, as he leads you safely through the quagmire of req

  • New Webcast! Nevada Supreme Court Civil Case Review

    9/8/2020 6:03:22 PM

    New Webcast! Nevada Supreme Court Civil Case Review Nevada’s civil cases provide a rodeo of material for the sitting judge to tame. Ride along as Robert Eisenberg of Lemons, Grundy & Eisenberg, corrals for us a review of the wild broncos of civil cases from the Nevada’s appellate courts. ( more… )

  • New Webcast! The Unmasking of the Eviction Moratorium in Nevada

    7/31/2020 3:26:19 PM

    New Webcast! The Unmasking of the Eviction Moratorium in Nevada Judge Saragosa provides updates relevant to the lifting of the Governor’s eviction moratorium and how judges can best navigate each phase of the process, accompanied by useful resources and charts. ( more… ) false

  • New Webcast! Understanding the New Presentence Investigation Report

    7/14/2020 3:56:25 PM

    New Webcast! Understanding the new Presentence Investigation Report In 2019, the Nevada legislature made major changes to the Presentencing Investigation Report. The AOC is presenting a webinar with the Nevada Department of Public Safety in which Nevada’s judges will be able to review the new form, identify w

  • Interpreters! The Good, the Bad…and the Ugly

    2/12/2020 3:04:43 PM

    Interpreters! The Good, the Bad…and the Ugly The Good, the Bad…and the Ugly is now available via on-demand video. This course is designed for all credentialed court interpreters and prospective court interpreters. However, judicial officers, quasi-judicial officers and court staff are also invited to view t

  • Updated! Interpreting for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases

    10/22/2019 3:21:05 PM

    Updated! Interpreting for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases This self-paced online training now includes Module 3, which focuses on interpreter skills and knowledge of important ethical considerations for interpreting in cases involving domestic violence and sexual assault. ( more… )

  • CIP Understanding & Using Data Available to You: Chapin Hall's Foster Care Data Archive

    10/10/2019 9:46:32 AM

    CIP Understanding & Using Data Available to You: Chapin Hall's Foster Care Data Archive Data on child welfare case processing and outcomes are not always easy to come by. At the state level, the child welfare agency must report specific data point to the federally government. These data are made

  • Weapons of Mass Distraction: Strategies for Countering the Paper Terrorism of Sovereign Citizens

    12/10/2018 4:32:54 PM

    Weapons of Mass Distraction: Strategies for Countering the Paper Terrorism of Sovereign Citizens New Webcast! Weapons of Mass Distraction: Strategies for Countering the Paper Terrorism of Sovereign Citizens is now available via on-demand video. ( more... ) false

  • Nevada Uniform System for Judicial Records

    10/12/2018 9:42:39 AM

    Nevada Uniform System for Judicial Records This free online course is part one of a two-part series on the Uniform System for Judicial Records (USJR) statistics. Part one defines the USJR caseload and additional caseload measures, which will allow participants to analyze the measures that

  • Nevada Interlock Laws and Procedures

    9/24/2018 2:00:36 PM

    Nevada Interlock Laws and Procedures Nevada Interlock Laws and Procedures is now available via on-demand video. ( more… )  false

  • Minimum Accounting Standards V3.1 Updates

    5/24/2018 12:07:03 PM

    Minimum Accounting Standards V3.1 Updates The 2018 Minimum Accounting Standards V3.1 Updates is now available via on-demand video. ( more… )  false

  • 27 Judges Receive Nevada Educational Awards

    4/26/2018 11:05:54 AM

    Twenty-seven Nevada judges have received awards for educational achievements earned through judicial education. The Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) provides judges continuing education programs to ensure a competent and professional judiciary.

  • Ethics in the Courtroom for Court Interpreters

    11/28/2017 1:54:15 PM

    Ethics in the Courtroom for Court Interpreters Ethics in the Courtroom for Court Interpreters is now available via on-demand video. This course is designed for all credentialed court interpreters and prospective court interpreters. However, judicial officers, quasi-judicial officers and court st

  • Insights into the Sovereign Citizen Movement

    11/8/2017 2:05:33 PM

    Insights into the Sovereign Citizen Movement Insights into the Sovereign Citizen Movement is now available via on-demand video. ( more… ) false

  • Delegate or Procrastinate - NACE 2017 Fall Webinar

    11/1/2017 12:23:09 PM

    Delegate or Procrastinate - NACE 2017 Fall Webinar The recent Delegate or Procrastinate webinar hosted by the Nevada Association of Court Executives (NACE) and co-hosted by the Nevada AOC is now available via on-demand video. ( more… )  false

  • New Webcast! Nevada Legislative Review 2017

    11/1/2017 12:19:42 PM

    New Webcast! Nevada Legislative Review 2017 The Nevada Legislative Review 2017 is now available via on-demand video. ( more… )  false

  • Domestic Violence in the Digital Age

    1/25/2017 3:35:00 PM

    “Domestic Violence in the Digital Age” is now available via on-demand video. (more…)