Sample Jurisdictional Statements Under Rule 8, Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure

As of today, counsel filing a complaint in Nevada must provide the court with a “short and plain statement of the grounds for the court’s jurisdiction, unless the court already has jurisdiction and the claim needs no new jurisdictional support”.  NRCP 8(a)(1).   A reader inquired what a jurisdictional statement should look like.  I gave him … Continue reading Sample Jurisdictional Statements Under Rule 8, Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure