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Nevada Supreme Court Enforces Employee Exclusion

Employee ExclusionPacific Clay Products makes concrete pipes.  Pacific Clay Products tells its driver, Mr. Wambolt, to deliver a load of concrete pipes to Ace Plumbing & Heating in Las Vegas, Nevada.

When Mr. Wambolt arrives in Las Vegas, he needs a forklift to unload the pipes.  Lucky for Wambolt, Ace Plumbing & Heating has a forklift available.  Ace rented it from A-1 Inland Rentals.  Sadly for Wambolt, the forklift is defective.  The forklift seat is broken causing Wamblot injury.  Wambolt sues A-1 Inland Rentals and Ace Plumbing & Heating hoping to recover for his injuries.

A-1 Inland Rental has its own insurance through Industrial Indemnity.  Industrial Indemnity is an additional insured on the Commercial Auto Policy issued by Fidelity-Phenix insurance to Pacific Clay Products, Mr. Wambolt’s employer.  [Continue reading]

TIDA Volunteers Assist NPHY

Trucking Industry Defense Association

   On the morning of October 25, 2017 BLWM attorney Mike Mills and a dedicated group of volunteers descended upon the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY) drop in shelter to lend a hand.The volunteers were in … [Continue reading]

The Nevada Court of Appeals Follows a Push-Down Model

The Nevada Court of Appeals follows a Push-Down Model

At the time that the Nevada Law Blogs last treated the Nevada Court System, there was no Nevada Court of Appeals. Since then, things have changed. So how about an update regarding appeals in Nevada.In 2014, the Nevada voters approved the creation … [Continue reading]

Las Vegas…Thoughts and Prayers

All of us at BLWM appreciate those around the country who are praying for us in Las Vegas.  We are grateful for all the support and concern. The caring emails, texts, and phone calls are too numerous to count.I am thankful that my family was not … [Continue reading]

TIDA 25th Annual Seminar

TIDA-25th-Annual-Seminar

Las Vegas based BLWM Partner and publisher of The Nevada Law Blogs Michael Mills will be attending the TIDA Annual Seminar next month. Mike would welcome the opportunity to connect/reconnect with Nevada Trucking Blog readers, clients and friends  who … [Continue reading]