Tagged: Nebraska

How to handle CPS knocking at your door.

Our office gets many calls asking for a “CPS attorney”.  The simple truth is, there is not such thing as a “CPS attorney”. Often times, once Child Protective Services (CPS) is called, they investigate, and if an allegation is “founded” the result is usually the filing of a Juvenile Court case in the county wherein […]

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Merits of the case not reached in Keystone Pipeline decision from the Nebraska Supreme Court

The Nebraska Supreme Court issued an opinion on January 9, 2015 in Thompson v. Heineman, 289 Neb. 798,             N.W.2d           (2015) (https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/sites/supremecourt.ne.gov/files/sc/opinions/s14-158.pdf) wherein the Court could not reach the merits of the issues presented with the Keystone XL oil pipeline due to not having a supermajority vote ruling on the unconstitutionality of L.B. 1161.  As many are aware, […]

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Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court

Effective July 31, 2014 Dennis Carlson will officially be in retirement. Dennis Carlson has been the Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court since 1981 and after 30 + years of service has decided to retire.  We wish you the best! The Office of the Counsel for Discipline investigates and prosecutes violations of the […]

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