Nevada Law

Bankruptcy filings in Nevada during the pandemic – Part I

When the pandemic forced the closure of businesses and schools in Nevada in March 2020, bankruptcy attorneys anticipated a substantial increase in bankruptcy filings.  That did not occur.  Instead, bankruptcy filings in the Silver State decreased in 2020 and, for some forms of bankruptcy, the decrease was substantial.    Here’s the numbers for the entire state […]


American Rescue Plan Act and residential eviction in Nevada

Eviction Notice with a surgical mask to represent covid eviction policiesRead more

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 was signed into law by President Biden on March 11, 2021. It contains a number of provisions regarding residential evictions and relief to be provided to those who are unable to pay rent. But getting those funds to those who are unable to pay rent for a COVID-19 […]

Nevada Rules

The Nevada Supreme Court building in Carson City. Nevada Rule Changes effective Jan and Feb 2021Read more

Certain Nevada Rules have recently been amended. Below is a summary of each, including the respective effective dates. For the full description and text of each rule, please visit: https://nvcourts.gov/Supreme/Rules/Rule_Amendments_for_all_Nevada_Courts/. Rule Amendment Summary Effective Date Foreclosure Mediation Rule 13 Rule 13 amended mediator qualifications and training January 4, 2021 Nevada Rules of Appellate Procedure 3D(d) […]