The Elements for a Claim of Wrongful Death in Nevada
In Nevada, the elements of a wrongful death claim are:
- The death of a human being;
- Caused by another’s wrongful act or negligence;
- Plaintiff is an heir or personal representative of decedent; and
- Plaintiff suffered damages for monetary injury as a result of the death.
NRS 41.085; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.13; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.14; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.15; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.16; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.17; NEVADA JURY INSTRUCTIONS 10.18; BAJI 14.50; BAJI 14.52
See elements for other claims at the Nevada Law Library
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