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1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Employment Law for Nevada on
Q: I received a letter in the mail from the Nevada State Board of Cosmetology and saying I was practicing

without license but my licence is good. What do I say and how do they figure is what I wanna know. They are the state board who should have that Information.

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answered on Dec 27, 2023

In this situation, it's essential to address the matter promptly and accurately. Start by gathering all relevant documentation, including your current cosmetology license and any records that confirm its validity. This will be crucial in clarifying the misunderstanding.

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2 Answers | Asked in Military Law, Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Nevada on
Q: is it legal to carry a real katana on your waist in nevada ?

and is it illegal to draw your katana while not in self defense situations?

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answered on Oct 4, 2023

In Nevada, there isn't a specific law prohibiting the open carry of bladed weapons like katanas. That said, local ordinances or rules might have more specific regulations, so you'd want to check the regulations in your specific area within Nevada. Additionally, drawing or brandishing a... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Military Law, Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Nevada on
Q: is it legal to carry a real katana on your waist in nevada ?

and is it illegal to draw your katana while not in self defense situations?

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answered on Sep 11, 2023

In Nevada, it is generally legal to openly carry bladed weapons, including katanas, but using it in a manner perceived as threatening or dangerous could potentially lead to criminal charges such as assault or brandishing a weapon. Regarding drawing your katana in non-self-defense situations, doing... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law for Nevada on
Q: Can our Storey County Nevada Bylaws be changed as to qualifying our board members to live in our community ?
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answered on Aug 14, 2023

Yes, it's generally possible to amend the bylaws of a homeowners association (HOA) in Storey County, Nevada, to include qualifications for board members to live in the community. However, this process typically requires following specific procedures outlined in the current bylaws or the... View More

Q: I need help with document research and findings. The records sre not in my tribes court, archives, planning, and housing

I know the documents exist. But also have family that dislike me that have worked in those departments as administrators. I am being mislead and homeless. My tribe has took my home, have not helped me with any type of shelter nor resources. This is concerning my home, my grandmother has purchased... View More

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answered on Aug 5, 2023

I understand that this is an extremely difficult and stressful situation for you. You have certain rights to access documents and records. Consider contacting a legal aid organization or an attorney who has experience in tribal law and property rights, who can guide you through the proper legal... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Real Estate Law for Nevada on
Q: condo bylaws state board member can.be removed by majority vote of present board members.Doesthis superceed nrs116.31036
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answered on Jul 27, 2023

In Nevada, the laws governing condominiums are outlined in the Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) Chapter 116. It's essential to understand that condominium bylaws and NRS Chapter 116 work together, and neither typically supersedes the other completely.

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1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Business Law for Nevada on
Q: If I will be serving alcohol in my resto, can non-servers (bussers, kitchen staff) be below 21 years old?

I have a restaurant and I will be serving alcohol soon. I understand that servers or anyone who will be handling the liquor (like bartenders) should be of legal age. How about non-servers like bussers, kitchen staff, and chefs? Do they need to be of legal age? Or can they be below 21 as long as... View More

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II
answered on May 28, 2023

Typical lawyer answer: IT DEPENDS. You said the "bussers, kitchen staff and chefs" Are they handling alcohol in the performance of their duties- handling alcohol to be served to customers, not used in food preparation? Many dishes call for alcohol to be added: Bananas Foster, Cherries... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Family Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Legal Malpractice for Nevada on
Q: My lawyer and judge are friends and I asked my lawyer about an appeal in a cp domestic violence case and she quit.

My lawyer was very rude tryed to coerce me into pleading in family court and quit when I asked about an appeal because I never got 72hr hearing for child removal in Las vegas 89115

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Sep 3, 2022

What you describe would not be a legal malpractice case.

Q: I need to file an appeal on an administrative hearing decision with the NV State Board of Massage Therapy.

I asked what the process was for an appeal and was told I could appeal using NRS233B.130. What type of lawyer do I need?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on May 28, 2022

A Nevada attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. You could reach out to attorneys who handle government/administrative law (which you've already chosen), education law, professional license/certificate matters, civil litigation, and probably a few other... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Nevada on
Q: I need a lawyer that knows about filing appeals Under NRS233B.130 on an Administrative Hearing What type of lawyer?

What type of lawyer do I need?

Kevin Christopher Murphy
Kevin Christopher Murphy
answered on May 11, 2022

You want an Admin. Law attorney but we are unable to assist you at this time, so you can call your local County Bar Association (Clark County, etc.) and secure a referral to qualified legal representation. However, I wanted to caution that you are required to file within 30 days of the adverse... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy, Banking, Collections and Gov & Administrative Law for Nevada on
Q: I'm filing for bankruptcy own my house my niece is living in it while I live with my mother. Can they seize my house?

I live in my mother's house to take care of her, so I let my niece live in my house.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 25, 2021

These questions need to be answered by your bankruptcy attorney after he has reviewed your finances.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Elder Law, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Nevada on
Q: Travel Company I joined moved, I can't contact them and I'm still making payments to a finance company what can I do?

Infinity Concierge Services, LLC, Inessa Kazaryan and Vilen Kazaryan have beat many people including myself out of lots of money. This was a Travel Club in Las Vegas, NV located on Convention Center Drive. Vilen was the Mgr at the office which no longer exists and the telephone numbers are... View More

Bruce Alexander Minnick
Bruce Alexander Minnick
answered on Jun 21, 2019

I applaud your persistence and determination in trying to resolve this troublesome problem. As you now know, you are only one of many other people who have suffered substantial loss in this flimflam.

Unfortunately, there is no (easy) way to get out of the installment contract you made with...
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Q: The NV Board of Veterinary Examiners has taken my vet's licence. Their regulations do not provide an appeal process

How does my vet find how to challenge their ruling.

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 30, 2018

Contact Attorney Kevin Murphy

http://murphyjoneslaw.com

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Car Accidents for Nevada on
Q: How many days after a NV Board meets is it responsible to publish its minutes? What NRS governs it?
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Sep 8, 2016

Not every board has to publish every meeting. You need to determine if it is covered by the Nevada Open Meeings/Records Acts. http://www.nfoic.org/nevada-foia-laws

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