• Round 4: Plaintiffs’ Bar v. The Construction Industry

    Published in “Publications” on Tuesday, 06 November 2012

    By Ian P. Gillan, Esq. (As appeared in the November 2012 Communiqué, Volume 33, Number 11)

    Ian Gillan, a partner in our Las Vegas, Nevada office, authored this recent article focusing on Nevada’s “right to repair” law, often referred to as Chapter 40 [NRS 40.600 et seq], and the upcoming session of the Nevada Legislature.   

    For a complete copy of this article, please see the attached. 

    © 2012 This article was originally published in the printed magazine COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. (November 2012, Vol. 33, No. 11). All rights reserved. For permission to reprint this article, contact the publisher Clark County Bar Association, Attn: COMMUNIQUÉ Editor-in-Chief, 725 S. 8th St., Las Vegas, NV 89101. Phone: (702) 387-6011.

     

  • The Dust is Clearing: The Evolution of Representative-Type Construction Defect Actions in Nevada

    Published in “Publications” on Monday, 02 August 2010

    By Ian P. Gillan, Esq. and Sarah J. Bean, Esq. (As appeared in the July 2010 Nevada Lawyer, Volume 18, Issue 7)

    The face of multihomeowner, representative-type construction defect actions has evolved greatly over the past five years in Nevada.  Prior to the Nevada Supreme Court's 2005 landmark decision in Shuette v. Beazer Homes Holding Corp., there was little authority in Nevada regarding representative-type construction defect actions.  

    See the entire publication at:     http://www.nvbar.org/publications/NevadaLawyer/2010/July/dust_is_clearing.htm

     

  • Green Building Legal Issues

    Published in “Publications” on Wednesday, 30 July 2008

    Judith Downs, a partner in the Phoenix office, published an article entitled "Green Building Legal Issues" as a supplement to the Green Building & New Technology Conference hosted by the Real Estate Communications Group at the Phoenix Ritz Carlton on July 30, 2008.