IN THIS ISSUE: REAL ESTATE LAW: Disclosure Guidelines: What Should I Disclose When Selling My House?, REAL ESTATE LAW: The Power of a Sham, EMPLOYMENT LAW: Firing Both Parties Involved in the Sexual Harassment Complaint is Not a Solution, BUSINESS LAW: Will 2014 Finally Be the Year That Nevada Gets a Court of Appeal?
Many out-of-state attorneys are often surprised to find that Nevada lacks an intermediate court, or a Court of Appeal. Under the current model, every single appeal from decisions rendered by any of Nevada’s District Courts is reviewed by the Nevada Supreme Court.
A recent California court decision, Mendoza v. Western Medical Center Santa Ana, (2014) 222 Cal.App.4th 1334, highlights the mistakes an employer can make when handling a sexual harassment complaint.
Sham Guaranty Defense is a distinct way individual guarantors, partners, trustors/trustees, corporate executives and shareholders can avoid liability when an underlying loan is in default.
As a general rule, all sellers of residential real estate property containing one to four units in California must complete and provide written disclosures to the buyer. The most commonly used form for such disclosures is the Transfer Disclosure Statement that the sellers will complete and sign.
IN THIS ISSUE: CONSTRUCTION LAW: Construction Law Update: Defending Stucco Defect Allegations, FAMILY LAW: Dating After Divorce
Once a bad relationship or divorce finally comes to an end, parents often yearn for the return of a “normal” life with a companion. In this quest to move on, parents may rush into another relationship. As difficult as dating is, it is even more difficult and complicated when there are children involved.
Approximately 80% of construction defect lawsuits which we defend involve stucco-clad houses. Depending on the plaintiffs’ expert, alleged stucco defects usually comprise anywhere from 20% to 50% of the total cost of repair.
IN THIS ISSUE: EMPLOYMENT: Employment Law Update: New Laws in 2014, Another Good Reason to Analyze your Business Automobile Policies and Insurance, CORPORATE LAW: LLC Operating Agreements Should be Reviewed in Light of the New LLC Law, Court of Appeals Ruling Weakens Protection Afforded to Small Business Owners
Wayne and Linda, husband and wife, form a limited partnership, Airborne Turbine LP, to operate an airplane leasing business. Wayne and Linda are the limited partners.