In The News: William S. Boyd School of Law

Las Vegas Weekly
November 19, 2020

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak recently issued a request that Nevadans stay home and read books. OK, he really just asked us all to stay home to combat the surging coronavirus. But we might as well make the best of it by reading some great new books. Here’s the latest batch of Nevada-related selection, ready to carry you through the lockdown. What else were you gonna do, make sourdough bread?

Las Vegas Weekly
November 19, 2020

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak recently issued a request that Nevadans stay home and read books. OK, he really just asked us all to stay home to combat the surging coronavirus. But we might as well make the best of it by reading some great new books. Here’s the latest batch of Nevada-related selection, ready to carry you through the lockdown. What else were you gonna do, make sourdough bread?

Las Vegas Weekly
November 19, 2020

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak recently issued a request that Nevadans stay home and read books. OK, he really just asked us all to stay home to combat the surging coronavirus. But we might as well make the best of it by reading some great new books. Here’s the latest batch of Nevada-related selection, ready to carry you through the lockdown. What else were you gonna do, make sourdough bread?

CNN
November 17, 2020

Here is a look at the life of Harry Reid, former Senate majority leader and retired US senator from Nevada.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
November 16, 2020

More than 9,000 lawful permanent residents were naturalized last year in Nevada.

The Nevada Independent
November 13, 2020

In April 2015, as the state entered the fourth consecutive year of widespread drought, then-Gov. Brian Sandoval empaneled the Nevada Drought Forum to gather recommendations about how to better manage water. The panel spent that year putting together a long list of policies.

Las Vegas Review Journal
November 13, 2020

Juanita Thompson fought for years to get her former divorce attorney to repay all the money she stole from Thompson and other clients.

Las Vegas Review Journal
November 13, 2020

Time is running out for Senate confirmation of a Nevada judge nominated by President Donald Trump for a seat on the Nevada bench that has been vacant for so long it’s considered an emergency.

Forbes
November 13, 2020

Even as the transition from a Trump to a Biden administration limps along, hamstrung by the recalcitrance of the outgoing administration, Joe Biden has been busy putting together dozens of transition groups and agency review teams that will be responsible for understanding the operations of major federal agencies and preparing the President-elect, Vice President-elect Harris and their cabinet to take the executive reins of the federal government on January 20, 2021.

Compare.bet
November 12, 2020

GVC Holdings’ non-profit arm, GVC Foundation US has announced it will donate $256,000 to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas to help it develop online gambling industry training programs which will be led by gambling scholars and industry executives.

Politico
November 12, 2020

Biden's transition team is preparing for the transfer of power even as President Donald Trump refuses to concede. The Biden-Harris transition on Tuesday unveiled its agency review teams, which will lay the groundwork within agencies for the new administration. The list provides a look at what a Biden administration might look like, since many of the same names could end up with jobs in the agencies and will influence who the administration ultimately hires.

Crain's New York Business
November 12, 2020

Purdue Pharma has developed a habit that’s hard to quit: paying out bankruptcy bonuses to top executives.