§ 692A.011 Definitions
§ 692A.015 ‘Abstract of title’ defined
§ 692A.021 ‘Applicant’ defined
§ 692A.022 ‘Business of title insurance’ and ‘title insurance business’ defined
§ 692A.023 ‘Commitment to insure’ and ‘preliminary report of title’ defined
§ 692A.024 ‘Escrow’ defined
§ 692A.028 ‘Escrow officer’ defined
§ 692A.031 ‘Net retained liability’ defined
§ 692A.035 ‘Policy of title insurance’ and ‘title policy’ defined
§ 692A.041 ‘Premium’ defined
§ 692A.050 ‘Single risk’ defined
§ 692A.060 ‘Title agent’ defined
§ 692A.070 ‘Title insurer’ defined
§ 692A.080 ‘Title plant company’ defined
§ 692A.090 Regulations

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 692A > General Provisions

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • mortgage: includes a deed of trust. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.037
  • 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 0.039
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.