New Auto Insurance Minimums

In 2017 Nevada legislature passed Senate Bill 308, which will increase the mandatory auto insurance minimums.  Currently the minimums are $15,000 bodily/$30,000 Multiple and $10,000 property.  Starting July 1, 2018 the minimums will be raised to $25,000/$50,000 and $20,000 property. So we should probably expect car insurance rates to increase for this higher coverage.  Hopefully the costs for the consumers does not jump too high. 

If you have a criminal record that consist of charges in multiple locations, such as Henderson Municipal Court, Las Vegas Justice, and North Las Vegas Municipal Court, you may petition District court for an Order to seal. New law allows District Court to seal records for lower courts in their district.  This saves you time and potentially money.  Before you had to Petition each court

RECORD SEAL – DISHONORABLE DISCHARGE Nevada law now permits individuals who were on probation and received a dishonorable discharge to now petition to seal their record.  Assembly bill 327 has made this possible.  However, a judge still has the discretion to sign the order to seal. You must show you are rehabilitated and stayed out of trouble for the statutory period of time as well,

There are two ways to go about sealing your record.  One is to do all the work yourself.  This includes drafting the Petition and Order, filings with the court, court appearances and more.  Our, you may hire a record sealing law firm to do most of the work to help ensure no mistakes are made. If you decide to hire a law firm to seal

It has been brought to my attention that some firms charge people per arrest or conviction when working on a Petition and Order to seal records.  This is NOT the case with my firm. I charge per Petition, regardless of how many arrest or charges you have on one Petition.  I have prepared and sealed Petitions with over 19 plus arrest on them, and quoted

How much does it cost to seal/expunge your record? Sealing your record consist of various government and attorney fees. Keep in mind that Nevada is a record sealing state, not an expungement state. Your typical government fees for Nevada consist of the follow: Department of Public Safety Criminal History $23.50 Local arresting law agency (SCOPE) $10.00 Court filing fee $50.00 to $270.00 Certified Court Orders

Senate Bill 259 has passed and  will become law on October 1, 2018.  This law makes it harder for DUI offenders to obtain a driver’s license and operate a vehicle without a breath interlock device.  The 2 biggest changes are the following: DUI 1st offenders will now have their driver’s license revoked for 185 days.  It was and will remain 90 days until October 1,

Two new laws just recently passed and were signed by our Governor giving those with criminal records more options to seal their record.  The waiting period will be shorter on how long you will have to wait to seal your record and people who would of been denied before, may have the ability to seal their record now in some cases. See Assembly Bill 327

If you received your signed Order to seal your criminal record, you still have more steps to take.  You will need to get certified copies of the Order to seal and send the Orders to all the agencies that have your criminal history. The most common places that you will need to send your Order are to the arresting agency, DA or City Attorney office, the actual

If you completed Veteran’s Court and received a dismissal, you probably are eligible to seal your record of this offense.  However, most courts do not do this for you.  You will still have to prepare a Petition and Order to seal your record that will need to be submitted to the court. You or an attorney may prepare and submit the Petition and Order, a