Once an attorney enters an appearance in a court proceeding on behalf of a party, the attorney remains that party’s attorney of record until the court grants their motion to withdraw. A client firing an attorney is usually good grounds for withdrawal if the client is mentally competent, not...View More
When you decide to terminate your relationship with your attorney, the process should ideally be smooth. However, in some instances, an attorney may choose to file a motion to withdraw from the case in court. This is a procedural step that lawyers sometimes take to formally and officially end their...View More
In Nevada, the duration of a mechanic's lien (often the type affecting real property after work has been done) is typically 6 months from the date of recording. If no action is taken by the lienholder within this time frame, the lien can expire. However, there are other types of liens with...View More
Yes, you can possibly sue the person who caused the fire for negligence or gross negligence. Gross negligence is somewhat harder to prove but could give rise to punitive damages if you sustained bodily injuries from the fire.
There are strategic reasons why you might not choose to sue...View More
In Nevada, if a fire in a storage unit was caused by someone's negligent or reckless behavior, especially if they were living in the unit against the facility's policies, you may have grounds to pursue a claim for damages. Typically, the liability can fall on the person who caused the...View More
Her and boyfriend are joint tenants on her other property both on deed. The other property is in my mom's name only and is paid in full and I live in the house .I have to file paperwork when she dies .What paperwork should I have ready in the State of Nevada?
If your mother dies before her boyfriend, he will end up owning the property they hold in joint tenancy. If you are an only child and your mother dies without a will you will have to probate the house solely in her name but you will get it unless creditors have a claim. Even if she had willed the...View More
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
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
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.
Relatives are living there rent free because of health issues. I want to store my dad's belongings there and they are telling me there is no room. I've heard my uncle is going to try and get it. What can I do or where do I start? There is no will. Do I have any authority at all? Please help
Based upon what you have said, the house and dad's other assets will become yours as an only child, however the assets will most likely have to go through probate to become yours. You should consult with an attorney soon regarding opening a probate action...View More
Nevada does not recognize common law, but is a community property state. This means that anything that is acquired during the marriage, debts, properties and/or assets are subject to equitable division upon a divorce. Thus the house that was purchased during the marriage would have been subject...View More
He purchased home and property in 2020. I was NOT on deed or title to home until August 2022. We both lived in the house on the property since December of 2022, until one month ago. We are not together. I want the $77,000 i put into having the house put on the property. I paid for a large... View More
A Sale For Partition Action might help if there is significant equity in the property. Otherwise you wait until he wants to sell and then collect. Have a NV attorney search the title and confirm the latter options.
I am not certain what your affidavit is, but if it is not recorded in the County where the land lies, it has no effect. Hire a TN attorney to search the title and advise if a quiet title, ejectment, action, etc. is needed.
Acknowledged" refers to the act of a person declaring that they signed the deed voluntarily and that the signature is their own. "Proved" refers to providing evidence, such as witness testimony or other documentation, to establish the authenticity of the deed or the identity of the signer.
There are judges who promptly sign orders that have been submitted, and other judges who don't. In the latter case, I've experienced judges who haven't signed routine unopposed or agreed orders for months.
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