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NRS 38.259 Certain written findings concerning arbitration required; admissibility of such findings at trial anew before jury; instructions to jury.

NRS 38.259 Certain written findings concerning arbitration required; admissibility of such findings at trial anew before jury; instructions to jury. 1. If an action is submitted to arbitration in accordance with the provisions of NRS 38.250 to 38.259, inclusive, the arbitrator or panel of arbitrators shall, in addition to any other written findings of fact or conclusions of… Continue reading NRS 38.259 Certain written findings concerning arbitration required; admissibility of such findings at trial anew before jury; instructions to jury.

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NRS 38.258 Use of other alternative methods of resolving disputes; adoption of rules by Supreme Court.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.258 Use of other alternative methods of resolving disputes; adoption of rules by Supreme Court. 1. The Supreme Court may authorize the use of settlement conferences and other alternative methods of resolving disputes, including, without limitation, mediation and a short trial, that are available in the county in which a district court… Continue reading NRS 38.258 Use of other alternative methods of resolving disputes; adoption of rules by Supreme Court.

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NRS 38.255 Guidelines for establishment of programs for arbitration.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.255 Guidelines for establishment of programs for arbitration. 1. The rules adopted by the Supreme Court pursuant to NRS 38.253 to provide guidelines for the establishment by a district court of a program must include provisions for a: (a) Mandatory program for the arbitration of civil actions pursuant to NRS 38.250.… Continue reading NRS 38.255 Guidelines for establishment of programs for arbitration.

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NRS 38.253 Adoption of rules by Supreme Court; training; administration by district courts; fees; arbitrator deemed employee of court for certain purposes.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.253 Adoption of rules by Supreme Court; training; administration by district courts; fees; arbitrator deemed employee of court for certain purposes. 1. The Supreme Court shall adopt rules to provide for the establishment of a program of arbitration pursuant to NRS 38.250. 2. The Supreme Court, in association with the… Continue reading NRS 38.253 Adoption of rules by Supreme Court; training; administration by district courts; fees; arbitrator deemed employee of court for certain purposes.

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NRS 38.250 Nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in district court required; nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in justice court authorized; effect of certain agreements by parties to use other alternative methods of resolving disputes.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.250 Nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in district court required; nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in justice court authorized; effect of certain agreements by parties to use other alternative methods of resolving disputes. 1. Except as otherwise provided in NRS 38.310: (a) All civil actions… Continue reading NRS 38.250 Nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in district court required; nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in justice court authorized; effect of certain agreements by parties to use other alternative methods of resolving disputes.

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NRS 38.248 Uniformity of application and construction

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.248 Uniformity of application and construction. In applying and construing this Uniform Act, consideration must be given to the need to promote uniformity of the law with respect to its subject matter among states that enact it. (Added to NRS by 2001, 1283)

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NRS 38.247 Appeals.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.247application and constructionAppeals.  1. An appeal may be taken from:  (a) An order denying a motion to compel arbitration;  (b) An order granting a motion to stay arbitration;  (c) An order confirming or denying confirmation of an award; (d) An order modifying or correcting an award; (e) An order… Continue reading NRS 38.247 Appeals.

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NRS 38.246 Venue.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.246 Venue. A motion pursuant to NRS 38.218 must be made in the court of the county in which the agreement to arbitrate specifies the arbitration hearing is to be held or, if the hearing has been held, in the court of the county in which it was held. Otherwise,… Continue reading NRS 38.246 Venue.

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NRS 38.244 Jurisdiction.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.244 Jurisdiction. 1. A court of this state having jurisdiction over the controversy and the parties may enforce an agreement to arbitrate. 2. An agreement to arbitrate providing for arbitration in this state confers exclusive jurisdiction on the court to enter judgment on an award under NRS 38.206 to… Continue reading NRS 38.244 Jurisdiction.

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NRS 38.243 Judgment on award; attorney’s fees and litigation expenses.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.243 Judgment on award; attorney’s fees and litigation expenses. 1. Upon granting an order confirming, vacating without directing a rehearing, modifying or correcting an award, the court shall enter a judgment in conformity therewith. The judgment may be recorded, docketed and enforced as any other judgment in a civil… Continue reading NRS 38.243 Judgment on award; attorney’s fees and litigation expenses.

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NRS 38.241  Vacating award.

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000 NRS 38.241  Vacating award.       1.  Upon motion to the court by a party to an arbitral proceeding, the court shall vacate an award made in the arbitral proceeding if:       (a) The award was procured by corruption, fraud or other undue means;       (b) There was:              (1) Evident partiality by an arbitrator appointed as… Continue reading NRS 38.241  Vacating award.

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