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New Jurisdictional Limits In Nevada’s Courts

In 2005, the monetary jurisdictional limits of the Justice Courts were increased.  Many civil cases that were previously heard in District Court will now fall under the jurisdictional umbrella of the Justice Court.  This change may provide strategic opportunities that have not previously been available.  Let’s take a look. I.  The Jurisdictional Limit For Civil Cases In Justice Court Was Raised From $7,500 to $10,000 Nevada has three different levels of court that have jurisdiction over … [Read more...]