Month: November 2022

Nevada Judiciary Releases 2022 Annual Report

The Nevada Supreme Court has released the Nevada Judiciary’s 2022 Annual Report. The report includes a detailed overview of the Nevada Judiciary’s Strategic Plan, goals for the Judicial Branch Budget Reform Act of 2023, court funding, court committees, judicial programs and services, court caseload statistics, and more. The report is available for immediate download on […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Adopts Interim Traffic Rules

On November 18, 2022, the Las Vegas Township Justice Court issued Administrative Order (AO) 22-10, adopting proposed traffic rules on an interim basis. A hearing has been set by the Nevada Supreme Court to discuss the proposed rules; the interim rules become effective January 1, 2023, until the Nevada Supreme Court issues an order updating […]

Patricia Lee Appointed to Nevada Supreme Court, Seat F

On November 21, 2022, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the appointment of Patricia Lee to the Nevada Supreme Court, Seat F, effective immediately. Lee is a partner at Hutchison and Steffen, where she has worked since 2002. She became a partner in 2009, and primarily engages in complex commercial litigation. She also practices in areas including […]

Finalists Selected for Nevada Supreme Court Vacancy

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection convened on November 10, 2022 to interview six applicants to forward to Governor Sisolak for appointment to fill the judicial vacancy in the Nevada Supreme Court Seat F. The judicial position was made vacant by the retirement of Justice Abbi Silver in September 2022. The Commission forwarded the applications […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Issues Order Changing Fees

On Nov. 10, 2022, the Las Vegas Township Justice Court issued Administrative Order (AO) 22-09, regarding the fees charged by that court in all of that court’s divisions. The new fees are listed in detail in the order.