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Nevada Revised Statutes: CHAPTER 38 – MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION

CHAPTER 38 – MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION

UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT OF 2000

NRS 38.206             Short title.
NRS 38.207             Definitions.
NRS 38.208             “Arbitral organization” defined.
NRS 38.209             “Arbitrator” defined.
NRS 38.211             “Court” defined.
NRS 38.212             “Knowledge” defined.
NRS 38.213             “Record” defined.
NRS 38.214             Notice.
NRS 38.216             Applicability.
NRS 38.217             Waiver of requirements or variance of effects of requirements; exceptions.


NRS 38.218             Application for judicial relief; service of notice of initial motion.
NRS 38.219             Validity of agreement to arbitrate.
NRS 38.221             Motion to compel or stay arbitration.
NRS 38.222             Provisional remedies.
NRS 38.223             Initiation of arbitration.
NRS 38.224             Consolidation of separate arbitral proceedings.
NRS 38.226             Appointment of arbitrator; service as neutral arbitrator.
NRS 38.227             Disclosure of known facts likely to affect impartiality of arbitrator; objection of party based on disclosure; effect of failure to make required disclosure.
NRS 38.228             Action by majority.
NRS 38.229             Immunity of arbitrator; competency to testify; attorney’s fees and costs.
NRS 38.231             Arbitration process.
NRS 38.232             Representation by lawyer.
NRS 38.233             Witnesses; subpoenas; depositions; discovery.
NRS 38.234             Judicial enforcement of preaward ruling by arbitrator.
NRS 38.236             Award.
NRS 38.237             Change of award by arbitrator.
NRS 38.238             Remedies; fees and expenses of arbitration proceeding.
NRS 38.239             Confirmation of award.
NRS 38.241             Vacating award.
NRS 38.242             Modification or correction of award.
NRS 38.243             Judgment on award; attorney’s fees and litigation expenses.
NRS 38.244             Jurisdiction.
NRS 38.246             Venue.
NRS 38.247             Appeals.
NRS 38.248             Uniformity of application and construction.

 ARBITRATION OF ACTIONS IN DISTRICT COURTS AND JUSTICE COURTS

NRS 38.250             Nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in district court required; nonbinding arbitration of certain civil actions filed in justice court authorized; effect of certain agreements by parties to use other alternative methods of resolving disputes.
NRS 38.253             Adoption of rules by Supreme Court; training; administration by district courts; fees; arbitrator deemed employee of court for certain purposes.
NRS 38.255             Guidelines for establishment of programs for arbitration.
NRS 38.258             Use of other alternative methods of resolving disputes; adoption of rules by Supreme Court.
NRS 38.259             Certain written findings concerning arbitration required; admissibility of such findings at trial anew before jury; instructions to jury.

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. Peers have named him an AV-Rated Lawyer, Best Lawyers, a Top 100 Super Lawyers in the Mountain States multiple years, and to the Legal Elite and Top Lawyers lists for many years. Mr. Young has been appointed a part time Judge, a Special Master to the Clark County, Nevada Business Court, as an arbitrator by the Nevada Supreme Court. He has been appointed as an arbitrator or mediator of well over 250 legal disputes from business disputes to personal injury matters. He has been named Best Lawyers for Arbitration. Mr. Young is a respected author of ten books, including A Litigator’s Guide to Federal Evidentiary Objections, A Litigator’s Guide to the Federal Rules of Evidence, and the Federal Court Civil Litigation Checklist.
Mr. Young can be reached at 702.667.4868 or at jay@h2law.com.