Drizin Law named of one the Top Litigation Firms in Las Vegas

Drizin Law named one of the Top Litigation Firms

Drizin Law is pleased to announce that Expertise.com has recognized us as one of the Top Litigation firms in Las Vegas. 151 law firms were…
UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell face mold fight.

UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell (and his real estate agent) face mold fight.

Although retired in 2010, Liddell is involved in a new battle, a mold fight.
Important Estate Planning Questions to Consider

Important Estate Planning Questions to Consider When You Are Selling Your Home

Nevada Estate Plan Questions to Consider What are the benefits of a trust vs. a will? When you are selling your home, it’s a perfect…
Short term rentals encounter new obstacle.

Short term rentals encounter new obstacle.

Any homeowner desiring to offer a short-term rental through services such as VRBO have been  obligated to comply with Las Vegas Municipal…
Amnesty Programs for Building Code Violations

Amnesty Programs for Building Code Violations

For owners of property who have made changes which required building permits and inspections but get them, amnesty programs exist which allow…
Potential Pitfall for Real Estate Agents - Transfer on Death Deeds

Potential Pitfall for Real Estate Agents - Transfer on Death Deeds

Las Vegas Real Estate Attorney Lee A. Drizin explains the Transfer on Death Deed.
Is Violation of a Federal Law a Material Condition that must be disclosed?

Is Violation of a Federal Law a Material Condition that must be disclosed?

This was the question I posed to many real estate licensees recently when discussing whether they should inquire as to whether medicinal marijuana…
Fake Celebrity Endorsement May Result in a Slam Dunk in Lawsuit against Real Estate Agent

Fake Celebrity Endorsement May Result in a Slam Dunk in Lawsuit against Real Estate Agent

Retired basketball great Tim Duncan has filed a lawsuit against a real estate agent who used his photograph as a celebrity endorsement. Photographer…
More Reefer Madness?

More Reefer Madness?

A licensee recently discovered that a tenant is legally growing marijuana at the premises and posed the following questions:  does the growing…
“As-is” clauses in Residential Purchase Agreements

“As-is” clauses in Residential Purchase Agreements

     NRS 113 requires at least 10 days before the residential property is conveyed to a purchaser, the seller must complete the Sellers Real…
Real Estate Agent Sued For Elder Abuse

Real Estate Agent Sued For Elder Abuse

Josephine Gantt, an 82-year-old woman who has resided in her home in Northeast Portland for approximately 47 years, recently filed a lawsuit…
Happy Presidents' Day!

Happy Presidents' Day!

Enjoy your holiday with a few interesting facts… Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington, it is still…
dentity Theft Tips from the Internal Revenue Service

Identity Theft Tips from the Internal Revenue Service

Since 2013, the efforts of the Criminal Investigative Division of the Internal Revenue Service has resulted in nearly 2000 criminal convictions…
Marriage and Property Ownership Insights from a Nevada Divorce Attorney

Marriage and Property Ownership Insights from a Nevada Divorce Attorney

How should your married client's title property? As a Nevada divorce attorney, I am always looking for ways to maximize my client's estates.…
Latest NRED Disciplinary Action

Latest NRED Disciplinary Action

Property management seems to continue to be the most consistent violation. The June/July Open House Publication of the Nevada Real Estate Division…
Transferring Homes without Probate

Transferring Homes without Probate

Your client asks you if there is a way to title their home in a manner that will avoid probate.  Probate is the manner in which title to property…
FORM OR NO FORM: THAT IS THE QUESTION!

FORM OR NO FORM: THAT IS THE QUESTION!

A question has often been asked as to whether a licensee who does nothing more than referring a client to another licensee is required to execute…
Agent and Broker included in $100 Million Discrimination Suit and Department of Justice Action

Agent and Broker included in $100 Million Discrimination Suit and Department of Justice Action

In January 2010, Chicago native and comedian George Willborn and his wife made a $1.7 million offer on the 5-bedroom home, which the Sellers…