§ 118A.350 Failure of landlord to comply with rental agreement
§ 118A.355 Failure of landlord to maintain dwelling unit in habitable condition
§ 118A.360 Failure of landlord to comply with rental agreement or maintain dwelling unit in habitable condition where cost of compliance less than specified amount
§ 118A.370 Failure of landlord to deliver possession of dwelling unit
§ 118A.380 Failure of landlord to supply essential items or services
§ 118A.390 Unlawful removal or exclusion of tenant or willful interruption of essential items or services; procedure for expedited relief
§ 118A.400 Damage or destruction of dwelling unit by fire or casualty
§ 118A.410 Failure of landlord to disclose required information to tenant
§ 118A.420 Failure of tenant to comply with rental agreement or perform basic obligations: Damages; injunctive relief
§ 118A.430 Failure of tenant to comply with rental agreement or perform basic obligations: Termination of rental agreement
§ 118A.440 Failure of tenant to perform basic obligations: Remedial work by landlord may be charged to tenant
§ 118A.450 Abandonment of dwelling unit by tenant: Remedies; presumption
§ 118A.460 Procedure for disposal of personal property abandoned or left on premises
§ 118A.470 Holding over by tenant
§ 118A.480 Landlord’s recovery of possession of dwelling unit
§ 118A.490 Actions based upon nonpayment of rent: Counterclaim by tenant; deposit of rent with court; judgment for eviction
§ 118A.500 Tenant’s refusal to allow lawful access to dwelling unit; landlord’s abuse of access
§ 118A.510 Retaliatory conduct by landlord against tenant prohibited; remedies; exceptions
§ 118A.515 Adverse action by landlord based solely upon request for emergency assistance prohibited; request for emergency assistance may not be deemed nuisance; exceptions; remedies
§ 118A.520 When lien or security interest in tenant’s household goods may be enforced; distraint for rent abolished; damages

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 118A > Remedies

  • Abstract of judgment: In a federal criminal proceeding, A certification from a U.S. District Court clerk that a judgment of restitution was entered against the defendant owing to the victim. If the defendant inherits, owns, or sells real property or holdings, these assets can then be attached at the state and local levels as well.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • county: includes Carson City. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4105
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Department: means the Department of Taxation. See Nevada Revised Statutes 360.001
  • Department: means the Department of Motor Vehicles. See Nevada Revised Statutes 354.240
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • person: means a natural person, any form of business or social organization and any other nongovernmental legal entity including, but not limited to, a corporation, partnership, association, trust or unincorporated organization. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4111
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • population: means the number of people in a specified area as determined by the last preceding national decennial census conducted by the Bureau of the Census of the United States Department of Commerce pursuant to Section 2 of Article I of the Constitution of the United States and reported by the Secretary of Commerce to the Governor pursuant to 13 U. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4202
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • retailer: has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 372. See Nevada Revised Statutes 360.005
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Vehicle: means any vehicle required to be registered pursuant to the provisions of chapter 482 or 706 of NRS, except mobile homes as defined in NRS 482. See Nevada Revised Statutes 354.240
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.