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INTENTIONAL MISREPRESENTATION; ELEMENTS

  1. A false representation made by the defendant;
  1. 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;
  1. An intention on the part of the defendant to induce the plaintiff to act or to refrain from acting in reliance upon the misrepresentation;
  1. Justifiable reliance upon the misrepresentation on the part of the plaintiff in taking action or refraining from it; and
  1. Damage to the plaintiff, resulting from such reliance.

 

NEV. J.I. 9.01

About the Author

Jay Young is a Las Vegas, Nevada attorney. His practice focuses on business law, business litigation, and acting as an Arbitrator and Mediator.

Mr. Young can be reached at 702.667.4868 or at jay@h2law.com.