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Construction Defect

How a Construction Defect Attorney Can Assist You with the NRS Chapter 40 Pre-Litigation Process

Navigating construction defect claims under NRS Chapter 40 in Nevada demands a strategic approach. A construction defect attorney plays a pivotal role in assisting homeowners, homeowner associations (HOAs), and other affected parties through the pre-litigation process outlined in NRS Chapter 40. 

Construction Defect

What You Should Ask to See Before Hiring a Contractor

When embarking on a construction project, whether it’s a home renovation, a commercial build, or any construction work in Nevada, choosing the right contractor is paramount to the project’s success. Hiring a reliable licensed and insured contractor can make the difference between a smooth, well-executed project and a costly, stressful nightmare.

Cannabis Law

Is It Legal to Grow Marijuana in Nevada?

At this time, it’s legal for a person to grow no more than six marijuana plants in Nevada, as long as you live 25 miles away from the closest dispensary and hold a valid license. However, growing any more than 12 plants in a single household will constitute a felony that could result in a state prison sentence.

Civil Litigation

What Is Civil Litigation?

Civil litigation entails one party seeking either compensation or the cessation or instigation of an action without any involvement of criminal charges. Knowing more about the differences between civil and criminal litigation will give you a better idea of what types of cases qualify as either.

Construction Defect

Types of Construction Defects in Nevada

Construction defects range from improperly installed plumbing and tile to improperly installed windows and exterior walls. The range of defects is broad, and each defect has its own severity in repercussions. When construction defects result in property damage or harm to a person, compensation may be available to those who are affected.

Construction Defect

Can You Sue a Contractor for Unfinished Work?

When hiring a contractor to undertake a project, whether it’s a home renovation, construction job, or any other endeavor, you expect them to complete the work as agreed upon. Unfortunately, not all contractors fulfill their obligations, leaving homeowners and clients with unfinished projects and mounting frustration.

Real Estate

What Is a Real Estate Non-Disclosure Agreement?

A real estate non-disclosure agreement is a legal tool that’s commonly used in real estate transactions to protect the sensitive […]

Real Estate

What Are the Disclosure Requirements for Selling Nevada Real Estate?

A real estate purchase is typically one of the biggest transactions in your life, and before you sell, or buy, […]

Construction Defect

What Is Latent Defect?

Latent defects are one of the two most common types of defects found in new home construction. Unlike patent defects, […]

Construction Defect

Can You Sue a Contractor for Delays?

As a property owner, you may be able to sue a contractor for delays in the completion of a Nevada […]

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