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Las Vegas, Nevada

8965 South Eastern Ave. Suite 260

Las Vegas, Nevada 89123

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Robert Atkinson

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Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress is when a person intentionally inflicts extreme emotional trauma or distress upon another person.

The elements of intentional infliction of emotional distress are:

  1. Extreme and outrageous conduct
  2. With either the intention of, or reckless disregard for, causing emotional distress,
  3. The plaintiff’s having suffered severe or extreme emotional distress and
  4. Actual or proximate causation.

Star v. Rabello, 625 P.2d 90, 92 (Nev. 1981).