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Case Information: 35738
Short Caption:MORGAN VS. LAS VEGAS SANDSCourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - A331904Classification:Civil Appeal - General - Other
Disqualifications:YoungCase Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: En Banc
To SP/Judge:03/16/2000 / Buehler, BriceSP Status:Completed
Oral Argument:10/15/2001 at 9:00 AMOral Argument Location:Carson City
Submission Date:10/15/2001How Submitted:After Oral Argument

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Docket Entries
03/06/2000OtherDisqualification of Justice Young. Law firm of Lionel Sawyer & Collins.
03/06/2000Filing FeeReceived Filing Fee Paid on Filing. $200.00 from Law Offices of Gus W. Flangas--check no. 4439.
03/06/2000Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. 00-03463
03/16/2000Settlement NoticeIssued Notice: Assignment to Settlement Program. Settlement Judge: Brice Buehler. (Briefing and preparation of transcripts and docketing statement suspended pending further order of this court.)
05/01/2000Settlement Program Motion/StipulationFiled Settlement Program/Stipulated Dismissal. Appellant has failed to file a settlement statement with the settlement conference judge. Accordingly, this matter is returned to the Court with a recommedation of sanctioning Appellant by dismissal of his appeal. 00-07076
05/15/2000Settlement Program Motion/StipulationFiled Settlement Program/Stipulated Dismissal. Response to Settlement Conference Report. 00-08046
05/22/2000Settlement Program ReportFiled Interim Settlement Program Report. Second Settlement Conference Report. In response to Appellant's Counsel Gus W. Flangas' letter. 00-08543
05/26/2000Order/ProceduralFiled Order. On May 1, 2000, the settlement judge filed a settlement conference report with this court in which he determined that attorney Gus W. Flangas, representing appellant, failed to participate in good faith in the settlement conference process. On May 15, 2000, attorney Flangas filed a rresponse. On May 22, 2000, the settlement judge filed a settlement conference report stating that in light of attorney Flangas' response, "it seems appropriate to withdraw the Maay 1, 2000 Settlement Conference Report . . . and schedule the matter for a settlement conference." The settlement judge's May 1, 2000 report shall be deemed withdrawn, and we decline to impose sanctions against attorney Flangas, The settlement judge shall have 30 days from the date of this order to schedule a settlement conference. 00-08898
09/22/2000Settlement Program ReportFiled Interim Settlement Program Report. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this matter. 00-16772
09/22/2000Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to File Docketing Statement. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.) Due Date: 15 days
10/06/2000Settlement Order/ProceduralFiled Order: No Settlement/Briefing Reinstated. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this appeal. Appellant: 15 days to comply with NRAP 9(a); 120 days to file and serve opening brief and appendix. Briefing shall proceed in accordance with NRAP 31(a)(1). 00-17727
10/13/2000Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement. 00-18173
10/16/2000Transcript RequestFiled Certificate of No Transcript Request. 00-18353
10/18/2000Notice/IncomingFiled Proof of Service. for Certificate of No Transcript Request. 00-18458
01/29/2001BriefFiled Opening Brief. Mailed on: Fed Ex 01/26/01. 01-01837
01/29/2001AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief. 01-01839
02/16/2001MotionFiled Stipulation and Order. Brief due: March 29, 2001. 01-03038
03/29/2001BriefFiled Answering Brief. Mailed on: Fed Ex 03/28/01. 01-05476
04/16/2001BriefFiled Reply Brief. Mailed on: 04/12/01. 01-06502
04/16/2001Case Status Update Briefing Completed.
08/30/2001Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice Scheduling Oral Argument. Oral Argument is scheduled for 30 minutes in Carson City on October 15, 2001, at 9:00 a.m. (En Banc)
10/01/2001Notice/OutgoingIssued Oral Argument Reminder Notice.
10/15/2001Case Status Update Submitted for Decision. Before the En Banc Court. En Banc-Young, J. disqualified.
03/18/2002Order/IncomingFiled Executive Order. Judge Peter I. Breen appointed to sit in the place of Justice Young. 02-04792
04/16/2002Opinion/DispositionalFiled Authored Opinion. "Affirmed." fn21[The Honorable Peter I. Breen, Judge of the Second Judicial District Court, was designated by the Governor to sit in place of the Honorable Cliff Young, Justice. Nev. Const. art. sec. 4.] Before the Court En Banc. By the Court, Agosti, J. We concur: Shearing and Becker, JJ., and Breen, D.J. Leavitt, J., with whom Maupin, C.J., and Rose, J., agree, dissenting. 118 Nev. Adv. Opn. No. 31. EN BANC 02-06743
05/14/2002RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 02-06853
05/14/2002Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
05/20/2002RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on May 16, 2002. 02-06853