Business Law

What Damages Can You Obtain if a Tenant Damages a Rental Unit?

Tenants have an obligation to avoid causing damage to a property beyond normal wear.  When a tenant destroys a landlord’s property or causes problems with a rental home or rental unit, the landlord has to pay for repairs before the unit becomes rentable again.  A landlord should not have to pay for these repairs out of his own pockets or out of his own profit. Instead, the landlord should be able to recover the funds for the damage from the tenant. If a tenant damages a.. [Read More…]

What Do I Need to Start a Las Vegas Business?

Many new startups make a big mistake: not getting legal advice. While you may not be able to hire a full-time attorney to work for your new startup, you should speak with an experienced Las Vegas business lawyer about the things that you need to get your organization started and protect its future. When you start a Las Vegas business, there are many different steps you need to take in order to be able to operate in accordance with the law and to protect your finances… [Read More…]

What is Commercial Litigation in Las Vegas?

Running a business raises the potential for many different types of disagreements and disputes. While the goal of every company should be to structure transactions and interactions in order to avoid the need for legal action, sometimes a business is sued or must file a lawsuit in order to protect its interests. When a dispute arises out of business and commercial laws, the dispute is considered commercial litigation in Las Vegas. Commercial litigation can arise in many different situations and a company may initiate the lawsuit.. [Read More…]

What is a Mechanic’s Lien?

When an individual performs work, he or she deserves to be paid. The law provides myriad remedies for someone who performs work and is not compensated as promised. A person who performs work and doesn’t get paid can file a lawsuit for breach of contract or theft of services. Unfortunately, sometimes it can be difficult for the worker to go through this legal process and there is no guarantee of the outcome when a case is filed. In certain industries, a worker gets added protection and.. [Read More…]

How Long Will a Las Vegas Lawsuit Take?

When your company is sued or needs to file a lawsuit, it is natural to be concerned about how long it is going to take to solve your legal problems. The process of litigating a business lawsuit can take a long time, and your company may be uncertain about how the outcome will affect ongoing operations. You may also be concerned about the costs of protracted litigation, or the impact of a lengthy legal battle on your companies reputation. The reality is that it is difficult.. [Read More…]