Nevada

Legal Ethics

Disbarment sought for lawyer in scheme that provided phony certificates of completion to court

Business of Law

15-lawyer team exiting Gordon Silver to form new firm

Entertainment & Sports Law

After the ‘Fight of the Century,’ new parties seek to duke it out with Mayweather, Pacquiao in court

Careers

Diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder helped lawyer rebound from suspension

Constitutional Law

Federal judge nixes evidence from FBI agents who shut off hotel Web service, then posed as repairmen

Criminal Justice

Man’s false claims to have placed bombs in federal courthouse get him 6 years

Judiciary

Drop in traffic tickets causes budget shortfall for state supreme court

White-Collar Crime

General counsel, 3 others federally convicted in conspiracy to fleece Las Vegas HOAs

Criminal Justice

Defense rests in Las Vegas HOA criminal trial; says that GC didn’t know of the fraud

Intellectual Property Law

Judge OKs guitar collector’s copyright suit over Toyota ad featuring B.B. King

Constitutional Law

Lawmaker sponsors bill to allow foster parents to carry a concealed handgun, if they have a permit

Criminal Justice

Woman who confessed to murder to get private room in mental hospital is exonerated decades later

White-Collar Crime

Former judge gets 26 months in federal case over $2.9M investment scheme

White-Collar Crime

Former general counsel is at forefront as last 4 defendants in massive Vegas HOA case head to trial

Constitutional Law

Burglar’s suit, supported by judge, says state jailed him for 16 months without a conviction

Trials & Litigation

Once-storied law firm, now dissolved, files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

Ex-attorney who lost DA’s race and was convicted in November traffic case gets probation

White-Collar Crime

Former US attorney for Nevada gets 18 months for not filing federal tax returns

Education Law

Sued by dad over his 13-year-old daughter’s suicide after bullying, school denies responsibility

Court Security

Judge struck by wrong-way driver outside courthouse says she suffered debilitating injuries