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The Walls Of Nevada’s Dram Shop Wonderland Castle Withstand Assault

The post "THE WALLS OF NEVADA'S DRAM SHOP WONDERLAND CASTLE WITHSTAND ASSAULT" originally appearing here has been moved to the Nevada Insurance Law blog. The post may be viewed by clicking HERE. For convenience, ALL posts related to Nevada Dram Shop Law may be viewed by following this link: Nevada Dram Shop Law   … [Read more...]

The Walls Of Nevada’s Dram Shop Wonderland Castle Withstand Assault

In our previous blog post, Dram Shop Wonderland, we addressed attempts that have been made over the years by Nevada lawyers to impose liability on bar, tavern and hotel owners for injuries and damages caused by their inebriated guests.  We noted that despite compelling circumstances, the courts have not imposed liability.  The court’s argument has been that if dram shop liability is to be imposed, it must be done by the Nevada legislature. It has been 13 years since the last attempt to … [Read more...]

Links To Additional Blog Posts Of Interest

On another Mills and Associates blog, we recently posted a few items which you may find of interest. For the convenience of our Nevada Coverage and Bad Faith Law Blog readers, here are the topics and links. Peremptory Challenge: When to consider and how to request a different judge Respondeat Superior: Vicarious liability through negligent acts of employees Negligent Hiring: Viable cause of Action in Nevada? If you have any questions related to these or other issues of Nevada law, … [Read more...]

Dram Shop Wonderland

The post "DRAM SHOP WONDERLAND" originally appearing here has been moved to the Nevada Insurance Law blog. The post may be viewed by clicking HERE. For convenience, ALL posts related to Nevada Dram Shop Law may be viewed by following this link: Nevada Dram Shop Law   … [Read more...]

Insurance Carriers May Have Ten Extra Days To Respond

Although they are few and far between, there are a few perks given to insurance companies that are made Defendants in suits brought against them in Nevada. You may know that when an insurance company is licensed to do business in Nevada, that carrier must designate the Division of Insurance as its agent for service of process.  If a summons and complaint is filed naming an insurance company and if that complaint is served upon the Nevada Division of Insurance, the insurance carrier has 30 … [Read more...]