The editors of the Nevada Law Journal select certain Nevada Supreme Court opinions of significant interest to the legal community for commentary. These commentaries include a summary of the court’s majority, minority or dissenting opinions, as well as an issue and disposition section that summarizes the tensions presented in the case. The Nevada Law Journal staff provides authorities cited by the court and related sources referenced by the court in its decision. The commentaries also describe the state of the law before and after the opinion, and present unanswered questions and a survey of the law in other jurisdictions, if appropriate.

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Submissions from 2021

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Myers v. Reno Cab Co., Inc., 137 Nev. Ad. Op. 36 (July 29 2021)., Colleen C. Freedman

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Korte Constr. Co. v. State, Bd. of Regents, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 37 (July 29, 2021)., Katelyn Golder

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James v. State, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 38 (July 29, 2021)., Alix Goldstein

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Endo Health Solutions, Inc. v. Dist. Ct. (City of Reno), 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 39 (Jul. 29,2021)., Michael Goutsaliouk

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Gonzales v. State, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 40 (July 29, 2021)., Samuel Holt

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In Re: Guardianship of Rubin, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 27 (Jul. 1, 2021)., Julia Standish

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Bolden (Jason) v. State, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 28 (Jul. 08, 2021)., Greer Sullivan

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Gunera-Pastrana (Gustavo) v. State, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 29 (July 8, 2021)., Sullivan Winesett

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City of Henderson v. Dist. Ct. (Solid State Props., LLC), 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 26 (June 24, 2021)., Dianna Sauceda-Chirinos

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Anthony v. Miller, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 25 (June 10, 2021)., Kristin Wilde

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In re Parental Rights as to L.L.S., a Minor, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 22 (May 27, 2021)., Michael McGrady

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In Re: Parental Rights as to T.M.R., 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 23 (May 27, 2021)., Luis Montañez

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Pelkola v. Pelkola, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 24 (May 27, 2021)., Holly Parr

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Guzman v. Johnson, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 13 (Mar. 25, 2021), Kelsey DeLozier

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Nelson v. Dist. Ct., 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 14 (Apr. 1, 2021), Cecilia Diaz

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Anthony S. Noonan IRA, LLC v. U.S. Bank Nat’l Ass’n EE, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 15 (Apr. 15, 2021), Maggie DiFederico

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Home Warranty Adm’r v. State Dep’t of Bus., 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 5 (March 4, 2021), Wendy Antebi

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Teva Parenteral Meds., Inc. v. Dist. Court, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 6 (Mar. 4, 2021), Mia Bacher

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Smith v. Zilverberg, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 7 (Mar. 4, 2021), Brady Bathke

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Nevada State Educ. Ass’n vs. Clark Cty. Educ. Ass’n, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 8 (March 4, 2021), Eli Bergida

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Sewell v. Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct., 137 Nev., Adv. Op. 9 (Mar. 4, 2021), Connor Bodin

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Nautilus Ins. Co. v. Access Med., LLC, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 10 (Mar. 11, 2021), Brendon Brandão

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Fausto v. Sanchez-Flores, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 11 (March 11, 2021), Tanner Lucas Castro

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Hildt v. Dist. Ct., 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 12 (Mar. 25, 2021), Madeleine Coles

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Taylor v. Truckee Meadows Fire Prot. Dist., 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 1 (Feb. 4, 2021), Greer Sullivan

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Wilson, P.E. v. Pahrump Fair Water, LLC 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 2 (February 25, 2021), Theresa Thibeau

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Doe Dancer I v. La Fuente, Inc., Nev. Adv. Op. 3 (Feb. 25, 2021), Kristin Wilde

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State v. Fourth Judicial Dist. Court (Martinez), 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 4 (Feb. 25, 2021) (en banc), Sullivan Winesett

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Nelson v. Dist. Ct. (Nelson) - 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 14 (Apr. 1, 2021), Mia Bacher

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Anthony S. Noonan Ira, LLC v. U.S. Bank Nat'l Ass'n EE, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 15 (Apr. 15, 2021), Brady Bathke

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Kassa (Abebaw) v. State, 137 Nev., Adv. Op. 16 (Apr. 29, 2021), Cecilia Diaz

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Ralph Edmond Goad v. State of Nevada, 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 17 (Apr. 29, 2021), Maggie DiFederico

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Detwiler v. Dist. Ct. (Baker Boyer Nat'l Bank), 137 Nev. Adv. Op. 18 (May 5, 2021), Samantha Goett

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Duong, M.D. v. Fielden Hanson Isaacs Miyada Robinson Yeh, LTD., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 87 (Dec. 31, 2020), Caitlin Pyatt

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Republic Silver State Disposal, Inc. v. Cash, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 88 (December 31, 2020), Alexandra Russell

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In re Estate of Horst Revocable Tr., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 90 (Dec. 31, 2020), Ashley Schobert

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Assoc. Risk Mgmt., Inc. v. Ibanez, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 91 (Dec. 31, 2020), Julia Standish

Submissions from 2020

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Kosor, Jr. v. Olympia Co.’s LLC, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 83 (Dec. 31, 2020), Jorge "Coco" Padilla

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In re: Estate of Scheide, Jr., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 84 (Dec. 31, 2020), Holly Parr

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Saticoy Bay LLC Series 133 McLaren v. Green Tree Servicing LLC, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 85 (Dec. 31, 2020), Cristina Phipps

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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dep’t v. Las Vegas Review-Journal, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 86 (December 31, 2020), Jessica Phipps

Clark Cty. Sch. Dist. v. Bryan, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 82 (Dec. 24, 2020), Chapman Noam

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Kaur v. Singh, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 77 (Dec. 10, 2020), Allison Mann

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In re: Christian Family Trust, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 73 (Dec. 3, 2020), Nina Hebibovich

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Silverwing Dev. v. Nev. State Contractors Bd., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 74 (Dec. 3, 2020), Yoosun Jun

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In re Petition of Aragon, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 75 (Dec. 3, 2020), Victor Kang

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State, Dep't of Transp. v. Bronder, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 76 (December 3, 2020), Alina Krauff

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Randolph v. State, 136 Nev. Ad. Op. 78 (Dec. 10, 2020), Alexandra Mateo

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Lathigee v. British Columbia Securities Commission, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 79 (Dec. 10, 2020), Michael McGrady

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Walker v. Second Judicial Dist. Court, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 80 (Dec. 10, 2020), Luis Montanez

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Banka (Jack) v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 81 (Dec. 10, 2020), Joshua Nelson

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Wynn v. The Associated Press, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 70 (Oct. 29, 2020), Samantha Goett

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Moore v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 71 (Oct. 29, 2020), Rachael T. Gonzales

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MDB Trucking, LLC v. Versa Prods. Co., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 72 (Nov. 5, 2020), Kiley Harrison

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The State of Nevada, Department of Taxation v. The Eighth Judicial District Court of the State of Nevada, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 42 (July 9, 2020), Luis Montanez

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JP Morgan Chase Bank v. SFR Invs. Pool 1, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 68 (Oct. 29, 2020), Cecilia Diaz

Byrne v. Sunridge Builders, Inc., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 69 (Oct. 29, 2020), Maggie DiFederico

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APCO Constr. v. Zitting Bros. Constr., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 26 (Oct. 8, 2020), Brendon Brandão

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Clark County v. Bean, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 65 (October 8, 2020), Tanner Castro

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Gonzales v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 60 (Oct. 1, 2020), Mia Bacher

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Harvey v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 61 (Oct. 1, 2020), Brady Bathke

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Turner v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 62 (Oct. 1, 2020), Eli Bergida

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Cotter v. Kane, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 63 (Oct. 1, 2020), Connor Bodin

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Washoe Cty. D.A.’s Office vs. Second Jud. Dist. Ct., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 67 (Oct. 08, 2020), Kelsey DeLozier

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Jesseph v. Digital Ally, Inc, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 59 (Sept. 17, 2020), Wendy Antebi

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Mineral County v. Lyon County, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 58 (Sept. 17, 2020), Brady Bathke

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Est. of Curtis v. S. Las Vegas Med. Inv’rs, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 39 (July 9, 2020), Allison Mann

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Kuptz-Blinkinsop v. Blinkinsop, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 40 (Jul. 9, 2020), Alexandra Mateo

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Anthony S. Noonan IRA, LLC v. U.S. Bank, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 41 (July 9, 2020), Michael McGrady

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Pundyk v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 43 (July 16, 2020), Joshua Nelson

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Lofthouse v. State of Nevada, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 44 (Jul. 16, 2020), Chapman Noam

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Figueroa-Beltran v. United States, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 45 (Jul. 16, 2020), Jorge "Coco" Padilla

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In re Hughes, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 46 (July 16, 2020), Holly Parr

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Yount v. Criswell Radovan, LLC, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 47 (July 30, 2020), Cristina Phipps

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State v. Nye, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 48 (July 30, 2020), Jessica Phipps

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Clark County v. Eliason, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 49 (July 30, 2020), Caitlin Pyatt

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Taylor v. Colon, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 50 (July 30, 2020), Alexandra Russell

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Cannon Cochran Mgmt. Servs., Inc. v. Figueroa, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 51 (July 30, 2020), Dianna Sauceda-Chirinos

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Schueler v. Ad Art, Inc., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 52 (Jul. 30, 2020), Ashley Schobert

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Willard v. Berry-Hinckley Indus., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 53 (Aug. 6, 2020), Julia Standish

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Lopez v. Serbellon Protillo, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 54 (Aug. 6, 2020), Greer Sullivan

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J.E. Johns & Assocs. v. Lindberg, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 55 (August 20, 2020), Theresa Thibeau

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In re Fraiser Family Trust, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 56 (Aug. 27, 2020), Kristin Wilde

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In re Guardianship of B.A.A.R., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 57 (Sept. 3, 2020), Sullivan Winesett

Spencer v. Klementi, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 35 (July 9, 2020), Nina Hebibovich

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Spencer v. Klementi, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 35 (July 9, 2020), Nina Hebibovich

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Nelson v. Nelson, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 36 (July 09, 2020), Yoosun Jun

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State, Dep’t of Corr. v. DeRosa, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 37 (July 9, 2020), Victor Kang

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Matthews v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 38 (July 09, 2020), Alina Krauff

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State of Nevada ex rel. Cannizzaro v. First Jud. Dist. Ct., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 34 (June 26, 2020), Kiley Harrison

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Honea v. State of Nevada, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 32 (Jun. 18, 2020), Samantha Goett

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Droge v. AAAA Two Star Towing, Inc., 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 33 (Jun. 18, 2020), Rachael T. Gonzales

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Belcher v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 31 (June 4, 2020), Maggie DiFederico

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Rock Springs Mesquite II Owners’ Ass’n v. Raridan, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 28 (May 28, 2020), Madeleine Coles

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Canarelli v. Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct., 136 Nev., Adv. Op. 29 (May 28, 2020), Kelsey DeLozier

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Shoen v. State Bar of Nev., 136 Nev., Adv Op. 30 (May 28, 2020), Cecilia Diaz

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Garcia v. Awerbach, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 27 (May 21, 2020), Tanner Castro

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City of Henderson v. Spangler, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 25 (May 14, 2020), Connor J. Bodin

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Venetian Casino v. Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct. (Sekera), 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 26 (May 14, 2020), Brendon N. Brandão

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Newson v. State, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 22 (Apr. 30, 2020), Wendy Antebi