What’s your New Year’s Resolution?

Six Nevada executives share their New Year's resolutions for 2014.

“New Year’s resolutions are made to be broken!  Instead, I like to establish a New Year’s “theme” to help me refocus my priorities each year.  I have declared 2014 the “Year of Breaking Boundaries!” Kelley Goldberg | Shareholder, Intellectual Property Group Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP “The goal I have for 2014 is to step… [More...]

Should judges be elected or appointed?

Should judges be elected or appointed? - Nevada Business Magazine

“Ever-growing judicial campaign finance coffers, endorsements from political groups and low voter turn-out in judicial elections all contribute to citizens’ lower confidence in the judiciary. Selecting our judges based on merit through a bipartisan commission and appointment process is crucial to a fair and impartial judiciary, and necessary to maintain our democratic ideals.” Tamara Beatty… [More...]

See You in Court: Business Litigation in Nevada

In business litigation, taking steps to protect your business can mean the difference between see you in court and see you at settlement.

Conventional wisdom says that when the recession hit in late 2007, lawsuits between businesses probably increased as companies tried everything to stay afloat, including collecting all debts owed and enforcing contractual agreements. But many attorneys working in litigation saw a decrease in lawsuits filed in most arenas. Instead, there was a rise in alternative dispute… [More...]

What Nevada industry has the greatest potential to contribute to a turnaround?

Six executives weigh in:

David Stone • President, Nevada Association Services, Inc.; Jacob Oberman • Director of Gaming Research and Analysis , CB Richard Ellis; Jennifer Carleton • Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP; Mike Montandon • Managing Director, Voit Real Estate Services; Gino LoPinto • President of Sales & Marketing, VIVID Vodka; Greg Hawthorne • Owner, Hawthorne Plumbing, Heating & Cooling [More...]