nacasewhereadeathiscausedbyawrongfulactorneglect, NRS 41.085 provides the exclusive remedy for claimants in a wrongful death action, permitting only the decedent’s heirs or the personal representative
Eachdefendantisseverallyliabletotheplaintiffonlyforthatportionofthe judgment that represents the percentage of its own negligence. NRS 41.141(4) Exceptions Thisgeneralruledoesnotapplyanddefendantswill
InNevada,thetortofnegligenthiringimposesageneraldutyonthe employer to conduct a reasonable background check on a potential employee to ensure that the employee is fit for the position. Background chec
TheNevadaSupremeCourthasconsistentlydistinguishedtheconceptsof ordinary or gross negligence from the concepts of willful or wanton misconduct GrossNegligence Suchnegligenceismanifestlyasmalleramountof
Accrual Accrual–Whendealingwithstatutesthatdonotspecifywhenacauseof action accrues, the discovery rule applies. See Bemis v. Estate of Bemis, 114 Nev. 1021, 1025 n.1 (1998) DiscoveryRule Generally,ac
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Intersection accidents occur every day. Often the issue is a disputed traffic signal.
There are a wide range of tort causes of action and can seek redress
In most states someone injured by an intoxicated person can sue the alchool provider for contributing to that person’s intoxication and the victiums injury.
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