Published Works

The following links are to some of the published Nevada family law articles and other publications that the attorneys of the Willick Law Group have written, and Continuing Legal Education (“CLE”) materials from some of the courses that the attorneys of the Willick Law Group have taught or presented.

Miscellaneous articles and materials on a variety of topics:

Summaries of All Major Nevada Family Law Cases Issued from 1865 to 2006:

From a CLE on Nevada Family Law Jurisdiction (Nov. 1, 2012):

The lawyers of the Willick Law Group, and particularly Mr. Willick, are frequently asked to draft “Friend of the Court,” or Amicus, Briefs for the Nevada Supreme Court on family law topics on behalf of the State Bar of Nevada Family Law Section. We draft these briefs either alone or in conjunction with other attorneys. Below are some of those briefs, on a number of topics.

Hague Convention Materials

From our series of articles and lectures relating to International Kidnaping and the Hague Convention designed to provide remedies for such abductions, both a full article with appropriate citations (from a CLE taught at the Legal Education Institute, at Aspen, Colorado, in 2004, with its Appendix), and a brief summary of the material (published in the Communique, a publication of the Clark County Bar Association, in May, 2004):

Council Of Community Property States

The following are some of the Willick Law Group’s continuing series of writings on community property for the annual Symposiums conducted by the Council of Community Property States:

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, 2012:

Allocation of Debt at Divorce (presented by Richard Crane)

New Orleans, Louisiana, 2011:
Characterization Valuation and Division of Employment – Related Benefits

Seattle, Washington, 2010:
Valuation and Disposition Strategies in a Changing Economy

Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2009:
Back to Basics: Overview of Community Property

Las Vegas, Nevada 2007:
Inter-relation of Alimony Awards with Community Property

Phoenix, Arizona, 2006:
Management of Joint, Common and Community Assets During Marriage and During a Divorce Proceeding

Fort Worth, Texas, 2005:
Disproportionate Division of Community Property

Madison, Wisconsin, 2004:
Divorce and the Family Owned Business: Practical Consideration of Community Property States

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, 2003:
Everything You Wanted to Know About Retirement Benefits But Were Afraid to Ask

New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002:
Matrimonial Agreements: Requirements for Validity

Las Vegas, Nevada 1998:
What Do You Do When They Don’t Say “I Do”?  Cohabitation Relationships and Community Property

Phoenix, Arizona, 1997:
Division of Debt and Community Property in Nevada: Where Will the Money Go? Community Debt Issues & Pendente Lite Orders in Community Property States

From Advanced Family Law – Pensions in Nevada Divorce Law (full day CLE taught in Las Vegas on October 15, 2004):

The following two articles from the Nevada Family Law Reporter are older, but we are informed they are still referenced by practitioners and parties:

From Spring, 1992:
Partition of Omitted Assets after Amie: Nevada Comes (Almost) Full Circle

From Spring, 1989:
Res Judicata in Nevada Divorce Law: An Invitation to Fraud