Nevada Remedies; Special Actions and Proceedings

Sec. § 41.0349
Indemnification of present or former public officer, employee, immune contractor or State Legislator.

In any civil action brought against any present or former officer, employee, immune contractor, member of a board or commission of the State or a political subdivision or State Legislator, in which a judgment is entered against the person based on any act or omission relating to the person’s public duty or employment, the State or political subdivision shall indemnify the person unless:


The person failed to submit a timely request for defense;


The person failed to cooperate in good faith in the defense of the action;


The act or omission of the person was not within the scope of the person’s public duty or employment; or


The act or omission of the person was wanton or malicious.

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