Nevada Judiciary News

  • Nevada Family Court Assessment to Review Las Vegas and Reno Family Courts
    1/16/2019 10:26:42 AM

    The Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Office of the Courts, has contracted with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) to complete an assessment of Family Courts in Washoe and Clark Counties.

  • Court Improvement Program News and Report - 4th Quarter 2018
    1/15/2019 1:31:12 PM

    During the past quarter (October through December, 2018), the Court Improvement Program (CIP) has focused on three primary strategies: improving timeliness to permanency for children; increasing judicial, attorney, and stakeholder’s knowledge and expertise; and building systemic capacity through continual quality improvement (CQI) and data exchange. CIP:

  • Exhaustive Rule Changes Affect Nevada Civil Actions
    1/3/2019 11:07:08 AM

    The Supreme Court’s Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (NRCP) Committee has completed its exhaustive review resulting in changes to the Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (NRCP), the Nevada Rules of Appellate Procedure (NRAP), and the Nevada Electronic Filing and Conversion Rules (NEFCR).

  • Retiring Justices Strengthened Nevada Supreme Court
    1/3/2019 9:26:56 AM

    Chief Justice Michael L. Douglas and Associate Chief Justice Michael A. Cherry leave the bench in January 2018 after extensive careers as attorneys, judges, and justices. Both Justices acknowledge the body of their careers reveal an abundance of luck, passion, and a sense of duty to their communities and Nevada.

  • Court Managers Certification Institute Class Planned for Las Vegas in 2019
    12/18/2018 12:22:04 PM

    The National Center for State Court’s Institute for Court Management (ICM) returns to Las Vegas in April 2019 to provide local court professionals specialized knowledge for achieving caseflow success. The course, “Caseflow & Workflow Management 2019” will teach court managers recognized components of caseflow management and workflow management.