Verified Applicaton for Association of Counsel under SCR 42

VAPP G. MARK ALBRIGHT, ESQ. NevadaBar No. 001394 ALBRIGHT, STODDARD, WARNICK & ALBRIGHT 801 South Rancho Drive, Suite D-4 Las Vegas,Nevada 89106 Tel: (702) 384-7111 Fax: (702) 384-0605 gma@albrightstoddard.com Attorneys for Plaintiff West Palm Beach Firefighters’ Pension Fund Foreign Law Firm Name and Address IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT FOR THE STATE OF NEVADA […]

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Loan Modifications–Sample Letter of Authorization

January 21, 20 Sent Via Certified and Regular Mail and Fascimile Residential Loan Servicing Company P.O. Box _____________ _____________________ Letter of Authorization and Qualified Written Request Re: Borrower: _______________________ Address: ________________________ I Loan Number: ________________ To Whom it May Concern: Please be advised that I, (borrower), by my signature below, have authorized my attorney G. […]

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Big Rig Trucking Accidents–Sample letter of representation–Spoilation Notices–Personal Injury

Big Rig Trucking Accidents–Sample letter of representation–Spoilation Notices–Personal Injury Dear ______, As you know from your prior discussion with _________, this office has been retained to represent ___________ in connection with substantial bodily injuries resulting from a truck accident on January ___________ at the _______________ truck stop located in ___________. The accident occurred when our […]

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Sample Letter from Lender to HOA regarding Priority of HOA Assessments

We have advised our client that in our opinion, based upon the applicable provisions of NRS 116.3116, NRS 116.310312, Advisory Opinion No. 13-01 of the Nevada Real Estate Division, dated December 12, 2012 (a copy of which is attached hereto), and various recent Nevada District Court opinions and decisions by the Eighth Judicial District Court […]

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Why Should A Nevada Borrower be Aware of California’s Sham Guaranty Defense?

Ocassionally, Nevada banks will demand, as a condition precedent to extending a loan (even though secured by Nevada real estate) to California borrowers or guarantors, that the real estate first be conveyed from the borrower’s individual names into an LLC or corporate entity, so that the individual borrowers can then act as the personal guarantors […]

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Sample Opposition to Summary Judgment Motion and NRCP 56(f) Request for Additional Time to Conduct Discovery

SAMPLE OPPOSITION TO MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT; AND NRCP 56(f) REQUEST FOR TIME TO CONDUCT DISCOVERY POINTS AND AUTHORITIES I. FACTS This case arises out of Plaintiff Robert  being approached by employees of Defendant restaurant , while dining at the  Restaurant, to purchase wine, paying over $100,000 for that wine, and then being told no […]

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Foreclosure Tax Exemption Extended for Short Sales

Homeowners in American now have one more year to complete a short sale and benefit from a federal tax break that was set to expire last week. Buried in the 157-page legislation is an extension of the Mortgage Debt Relief Act, which allows borrowers to exclude loan debt forgiven in a short sale, foreclosure or […]

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New Nevada High Interest Loan Statutes

RECENT NEVADA HIGH INTEREST LOAN REGULATIONS Until 2007, when Nevada adopted certain high-interest loan regulations into NRS Chapter 604A, Nevada did not have a usury law of any kind, of which we are aware. Nevertheless, in 2005, a new Nevada statute was enacted, NRS Chapter 604A, which regulated certain types of high interest loans. In […]

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Enforcement of Foreign Judgements in Nevada

Article IV, Section 1 of the Constitution of the United States requires each state to give full faith and credit to the official acts and judgments of every other state. The “full faith and credit” clause unites the states in a very practical way, and is meant to prevent abuses of jurisdiction experienced during the […]

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Nevada’s Foreclosure Mediation Program (FMP); Einhorn v. BAC Home Loans

Nevada’s Foreclosure Mediation Program/ Einhorn v. BAC Home Loans, Supreme Court Dec. 6, 2012 ARTHUR EINHORN, Appellant, vs. BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, Respondent. No. 57875 (128 Nev. Advance Opinion 61) Dec. 6, 2012. The Einhorn decision originated in the new Nevada Foreclosure Mediation Program (FMP). When mediation did not produce a loan modification as […]

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