Nevada Jury Instructions: Elements Of Negligence Claim
ELEMENTS OF NEGLIGENCE CLAIM
In order to establish a claim of negligence, the plaintiff must prove the following elements by a preponderance of the evidence:
- That the defendant was negligent; and
- That the defendant’s negligence was a [proximate] [legal] cause of damage to the plaintiff.
NEV. J.I. 4.02
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