Nevada Civil Practice
Sec. § 17.740
Applicability.


1.

Except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, NRS 17.700 to 17.820, inclusive, apply to a foreign-country judgment to the extent that the judgment:

(a)

Grants or denies recovery of a sum of money; and

(b)

Under the law of the foreign country where rendered, is final, conclusive and enforceable.

2.

NRS 17.700 to 17.820, inclusive, do not apply to a foreign-country judgment, even if the judgment grants or denies recovery of a sum of money, to the extent that the judgment is:

(a)

A judgment for taxes;

(b)

A fine or other penalty; or

(c)

A judgment for divorce, support or maintenance or other judgment rendered in connection with domestic relations.

3.

A party seeking recognition of a foreign-country judgment has the burden of establishing that NRS 17.700 to 17.820, inclusive, apply to the foreign-country judgment.
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