Penalty Provisions in Nevada’s Court Annexted Arbitration Program

The purpose of penalty provisions in Nevada’s court-annexedarbitration programs is to dissuade litigants from ignoring or abandoning thearbitration process and then seeking a trial de novo after the processhas concluded.  Hence, the rule allows the court to strike a request for trial de novo where a party or attorney fails “to either prosecute or defend […]

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Nevada Cease and Desist Letter Under Noncompete Clause Citing Camco Decision

This letter is written on behalf of NE LLC (“Ne” or your “Former Employer”), withrespect to that certain At Will Employment Agreement (“Employment Agreement”)which you executed with your Former Employer on or about July 21, 2014, andalso with respect to that certain Severance Agreement (the “SeveranceAgreement”) which you executed with NE on or about November […]

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Tips for Driving in the Rain in Las Vegas, Nevada

143 wrecks reported in 10 hours because of rain, Jan. 12, 2015, Las Vegas Review Journal Rain has been the cause of thousands of car accidents year in and year out, and rain is especially dangerous in dry weather states Nevada.. Our Las Vegas personal injury attorneys know that some of the most heavily populated […]

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Is The Judgment Debtor a Nevada Resident with a Valid Nevada Homestead

Determining if Judgment Debtor is a Nevada resident requires proof of a variety of different factors   Generally. “Domicile” refers to your primary residence. The term is often used interchangeably with “residence”, but the term “legal residence” is closer. You may have several residence or places where you reside, but, in the United States, it […]

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Jurisdiction of Nevada Probate Courts over Trust Disputes

Nevada courts obtain jurisdiction over trusts through the Nevada Revised Statutes.Specifically, NRS 164.015 provides the courts have exclusive jurisdiction ofproceedings initiated by the petition of an interested person concerning theinternal affairs of a nontestamentary trust. Proceedings which may bemaintained under this section are those concerning the administrationand distribution of trusts, the declaration of rights and […]

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NRCP 68 and Nevada Offers of Judgment

In Fleischer v. August, 103 Nev. 242, 737 P.2d 518 (1987), the Nevada Supreme Court held that an offeree was not entitled to seek additional costs after accepting an offer of judgmentwhich expressly stated that it included costs.  The offer was for “fiftythousand dollars ($50,000), just as in the case at bar, plus costs. Despite the […]

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Sample Nevada Notice of Removal Form

G.MARK ALBRIGHT ESQUIRE NevadaBar No. 001394 ALBRIGHTSTODDARD WARNICK AND PALMER, P.C. 801 South Rancho Road,Suite D-4 Las Vegas,Nevada89106 702-384-7111 gma@albrightstoddard.com Attorneysfor Defendants Sheila Greenspan and SheilaGreenspan Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a CapitalResources International       UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEVADA   YUMI  SAITO, an individual,                           Plaintiff,   vs.   YASUE  FRANKLIN, an […]

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Sample Letter to HOA regarding Landscape Dispute in Clark County, Nevada

To Whom It May Concern,   Please be advised that this firm has been retained by theproperty owners of the above referenced home, Robert and Eileen , torespond to your concerns that a 15-gallon plant has not yet been planted infront of the HVAC unit in the side yard of said home.  This letter willconstitute […]

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