Nevada Jury Instructions: Intentional Misrepresentation; Elements


  • A false representation made by the defendant;
  • Knowledge or belief on the part of the defendant that the representation was false or that he had an insufficient basis of information to make the representation;
  • An intention on the part of the defendant to induce the plaintiff to act or to refrain from acting in reliance upon the misrepresentation;
  • Justifiable reliance upon the misrepresentation on the part of the plaintiff in taking action or refraining from it; and
  • Damage to the plaintiff, resulting from such reliance.

NEV. J.I. 9.01



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