Questions Answered by Charles Snyderman

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Virginia on Jan 24, 2013

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Let me make sure I understand your question. It's confusing the way you asked it. Please understand that while you know all the facts, any attorney who reads your question only knows what you wrote. It appears that you are saying that you are the ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Injury Law for Illinois on Mar 8, 2014

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There is no requirement that a plaintiff must ever have lived in the state where the lawsuit is filed. The key is that the defendant must either live in the state where the lawsuit is filed or submitted to that court's jurisdiction.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Delaware 21 days ago

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You are not required to show proof that the security deposit was actually deposited. Here's what the statute says: Each security deposit shall be placed by the landlord in an escrow bank account in a federally-insured banking institution with an ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning Law for Delaware 27 days ago

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This answer assumes that the children are the children of both the decedent and the surviving spouse. Under Delaware law, the surviving spouse gets the first $50,000 of the personal estate, plus 50% of the balance of the personal estate. If the surviving ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Delaware 25 days ago

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Please explain why the bill of sale had your name on it when you were not the owner?
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Michigan on Jan 26, 2014

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When two individuals own a property and cannot agree on whether to sell it, transfer it from one to the other, etc., the usual process is to file a partition action. The court will order that the property be sold at a public auction.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Injury Law for Delaware on Jan 16, 2014

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I wish you had provided more information. However, a judge has the power to find a law unconstitutional. Otherwise, a judge is obligated to follow the law.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Delaware on Jan 21, 2014

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Under your written lease, what does it say about the end of the term? For example, does it say that the lease automatically renews for another year if neither party terminates it? Does it say that it expires at the end of the term unless it is renewed? ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation for Delaware on Feb 3, 2014

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Choose a State to incorporate in, and then find an attorney with expertise in that area.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Delaware on Feb 12, 2014

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You have not asked a question. Please do so, and I will try to answer it.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on Dec 13, 2013

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If only the buyer has signed the contract, that is an offer. It does not become a contract until the seller signs too. If only the buyer has signed, the buyer can revoke the offer and make a new offer which includes assistance from the seller. If the ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Wisconsin on Dec 17, 2013

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When you say "real estate contract" are you referring to a listing agreement with a realtor, or are you referring to a contract between a buyer and seller?
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Kansas on Nov 27, 2012

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If the amount owed is small enough, you can file in small claims court without an attorney. If, however, the amount justifies hiring an attorney, I suggest you do so. Some attorneys will handle this on a contingency fee basis, which means they get paid ...
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts for Indiana on Oct 24, 2013

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Depending on your circumstances, you may wish to consult a bankruptcy attorney.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Delaware on Nov 3, 2013

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Actually, in Delaware, you would contact the Delaware Board of Bar Examiners. Delaware Supreme Court Rule 52 provides that one of the requirements for admission is that the applicant must provide evidence satisfactory to the Board that the applicant is a ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Delaware on Dec 10, 2013

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Please provide more information about the situation you are describing.