Magazine Issues

December 2010

Life and the Law Feature Stories: Work/Life Balance – How Some Attorneys Maintain an Even Keel Lawyers are People Too Want to Sharpen Your Mind? Cut Your Stress. Are Your Trust Accounts Compliant? July 2010 Bar Exam Results and Admission Ceremony Regular Columns: President’s Message: Advice for New Bar Members Note from the Issue Editor: […]

November 2010

Military and Veterans Issue Feature Stories: Rule of Law Development in Afghanistan: A Brief Report From Running Rebel to Contracting Counterinsurgent: A Nevada Lawyer’s Experience Putting Economic Power on Target in Afghanistan State Bar of Nevada Honors Members Who’ve Served in the U.S. Armed Forces Requesting Protected Health Information from Military Medical Treatment Facilities: The […]

October 2010

Evidence in Nevada Feature Stories: Evidence in Nevada: A Survey of Current Nevada Supreme Court Decisions Expert Witness: The Nevada Supreme Court Clarifies Adherence to NRS 50.275 and Judicial Discretion, Expressly Declining to Embrace the Federal Daubert Approach A Primer on Admitting Web Pages Into Evidence A Brief Overview of the Use of Evidence in […]

September 2010

Law Office Management Feature Stories: Legal Compensation Models and the New Nevada Legal Economy Pitfall Potential: The Risks of Social Media Article for CLE Credit: Estate of Confusion: Federal Estate Tax “Repeal” and Carryover Basis Regular Columns: President’s Message: Thoughts on the Annual Meeting Note from the Issue Editor: Mark A. Hinueber, Esq. Dean’s Column: […]

August 2010

Nevada’s Rural Courts: the 5th District Feature Stories: 5th Judicial District Court Judges on the Main Road, But Off the Beaten Track Only in Beatty: Experiences as a Justice of the Peace The Case of the Crippled Slot Nevada’s Original Jurists Regular Columns: President’s Message: Innovations Move the State Bar of Nevada Into a Brighter […]

July 2010

Construction Defect and Common-Interest Communities Feature Stories: Shared Burden: An Overview of Common-Interest Community Finances A Brief Guide to Successor Special Declarant’s Rights for the Foreclosing Lender The Dust is Clearing: The Evolution of Representative-Type Construction Defect Actions in Nevada The Gaming Law Section 2010 Golf Tournament 2010 State Bar of Nevada Annual Meeting in Monterey, California […]

June 2010

The Death Penalty in Nevada Feature Stories: Capital Punishment Nevada Style: A History Defending Death: A Public Defender’s Experience Observations of Capital Federal Habeas Corpus in Practice in the State of Nevada Preparing to Make the Case for Life Article for CLE Credit: Comprehensive Changes to Nevada Rules of Appellate Procedure February 2010 Bar Exam […]

May 2010

Estate Planning Feature Stories: Build Your Dynasty in Nevada The Dilemma of Financed Net Gifts Versus Sales to Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts Nevada Laws Provide Top Trust Situs Regular Columns: Executive Director’s Message: Plan Now for the Annual Meeting Note from the Issue Editor: M. Scott McKenna, Esq. Dean’s Column: Boyd Law School Guest Writer […]

April 2010

Court Rules and Procedures Feature Stories: The Death of Mandatory Arbitration in Public Works Disputes: Does Opportunity Knock for a Better Way? Nevada Adopts the Doctrines of Claim Preclusion and Issue Preclusion Recent Rules Changes in Federal Court Robert E. Rose Judicial Symposium on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Regular Columns: President’s Message: Get Out! Note […]

March 2010

The Pro Bono Issue Feature Stories: Pro Bono Overview: Expanding Your Practice Through Pro Bono Pro Bono Opportunities Through Civil Legal Aid Providers “The Outta Towners” Top Things to Know About IOLTA Regular Columns: President’s Message: Celebrating Diversity in Our Profession Note from the Issue Editor: Anne Wellborn, Esq. Dean’s Column: Boyd Law School Guest […]

February 2010

Personal Injury Feature Stories: Comparative Negligence Under NRS 41.141: Falling Short of Expectations Avoiding Stress at Work Regular Columns: President’s Message: Sacrifice, Honor and Gratitude Note from the Issue Editor: Peter A. Clancy, Esq. Dean’s Column: Boyd Law School Guest Writer Prof. Jeanne Price Young Lawyers: Seek First to Understand, then be Understood Tips From […]

January 2010

The Benefits of Bar Membership Feature Stories: Your Board of Governors Bar Finances – Overview of Approved 2010 State Bar of Nevada Budget Building Your Client Base: Utilizing the State Bar’s Lawyer Referral and information Service State Bar of Nevada’s Ethics Hotline – Reducing the Number of Bar Complaints Since 1994 Law-Related Education – Working […]