In Nevada, the elements for a claim of nuisance are:

  1. Unreasonable, unwarrantable, or unlawful use of one’s own property;
  2. Cause of a sustainable/unreasonable interference of another’s enjoyment;
  3. Interferes with another’s enjoyment of their own property; and
  4. Such that the law will presume consequential damages.

NRS 40.140; D.S. Edwards v. Emperor’s Garden Rest., 122 Nev. 317, 130 P.3d 1280, 1288 (2006); Jezowski v. Reno, 71 Nev. 233, 240, 286 P.2d 257 (1955).


See elements for other claims at the Nevada Law Library

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