Questions Answered by Burton A. Padove

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice Law for Indiana on May 25, 2012

Burton A. Padove's answer
Generally speaking, you are talking years. Indiana has a two part system. The first requires that a case be presented to a Medical Review Panel. That process can take over a year. after that process is completed, then you can file a suit in court. ...
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Injury Law for Indiana on Dec 18, 2013

Burton A. Padove's answer
Yes, as long as you suffered some injury caused bu McDonalds breaching a duty of care to you.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy Law for Illinois on Jul 12, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
Chances are that a lender is a partial cause of your need for a modification, so I would hire counsel to assist you. there are counsel who focus their practice on modifications, so I suggest that you hire one of them.
 
 

3 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Illinois on Jun 14, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
Certainly an argument can be made that by making the payment she ratified the debt.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Illinois on Jun 20, 2011

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Unfortunately, you have not provided any facts that would allow anyone to determine whether you have a valid claim against the lender and how you have been damaged. Please repost with this information and it may be possible for someone to respond to your ...
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Workers' Compensation Law for Illinois on Apr 12, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
The amount paid is partially due to a diability rating as well as your prior earnings history.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Workers' Compensation Law for Illinois on Jan 5, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
As far as I know, that number applies to the number of dependents as disability levels are based on percentages as opposed to an indication based ona numeric value.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Illinois on Nov 18, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
Check with your local bar association. Many of them have case type specific referral services.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Illinois on Jul 21, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
Terry is right-those are your options assuming that the damage to your vehicle is small enough to be a small claims matter. If not, then just go through your own insurere, if you have one.
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Injury Law for Illinois on Jul 28, 2011

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I am sorry to hear about your experience and hope that you are making a fast recovery. There is no law that requires them to keep the recording. I have handled cases against the Majestic Star Casino and I know that it is imperative that you hire counsel ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Indiana on Jun 3, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
If they physically threatened her, there would be a crime. if she married under duress, she may be able to have the marriage annulled.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Indiana on Jul 28, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
You can contact Indiana Legal Aid and/or the local probono office for the area where you live. You can find the local pro bono office at www.in.gov/judiciary
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for Indiana on Apr 18, 2011

Burton A. Padove's answer
A valid marriage is one that has taken place purusant to all of the legal requirments without fraud, duress or other possibleffe grounds of annulment.