Nevada

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who faked records of court-ordered counseling should get 5-year suspension, panel recommends

Celebrities

Mötley Crüe frontman settles suit over Facebook password

Internet Law

Lawyer loses suit about blog posts, then sues Google over online comments they sparked

Trials & Litigation

Law firm sues Vegas casino for refund of $3.4M they say partner transferred for gambling

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court agrees to reconsider whether unwilling state can be hauled into another state’s court

Criminal Justice

Judge orders return of $167K seized from motorist, says federal prosecutors didn’t tell whole story

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer spends a night in jail over his attitude about being selected for jury duty

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