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Q: My son is two months born in California the fathers name is on birth certificate but we are not married. He was arrested

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for California on
Answered on Apr 28, 2017

The answer to this question requires a thorough consultation since many variables come into play. If there is a case filed with the court, automatic temporary restraining orders would prohibit a parent from moving out of state with the child. However, a parent might take some risks if there is no case, but still be subject to jurisdiction in California. The birth certificate issue is not a huge issue since fathers can file paternity cases and ultimately get on the birth certificate. More facts...
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Q: Someone I know has been sending me harassing emails, over 25+ in the last 2 mo. a comment on my FB business page

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Family Law and Internet Law for Illinois on
Answered on Apr 28, 2017

Harassing emails may entitle you to an order of protection.

The settings on Facebook may allow you to block a specific person.
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Q: Hello, What actions can I take if someone hacked into my bank account and did unauthorized tranaction?

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Answered on Apr 28, 2017

If you know the name and information of this person you should report them to the police immediately. Bring with you any proof that you have such as emails etc. Lastly you should lock down your credit and subscribe to a credit monitoring company. Unfortunately our government allows these people to exist and has for years by allowing Bitcoins etc. Maybe Trump will change this, as he has talked about hacking, but probably not.
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Q: I am working on a film documentary, and out of bad spirits, an interviewee refused to sign release, can I sue him?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Contracts, Copyright and Entertainment / Sports for Florida on
Answered on Apr 28, 2017

Many states have a "misappropriation of likeness or image" cause of action, which means broadly: It is illegal to use someone's likeness or image without their consent or beyond the scope of their consent. Generally, you do not have the right to use someone's performance on film without their consent for your own benefit.

If you film someone without their consent (they refused to sign a release), you generally cannot sue them to exploit their likeness for your own benefit. In many...
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Q: Applied for Asylum status after family petition I-130 was filed.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for New York on
Answered on Apr 28, 2017

You really need to retain counsel, your post shows that you have no idea what you are doing. Only an Immigration attorney has the expertise to properly fill out immigration forms and put together the right package of documents and other evidence to support the immigration benefits you are trying to obtain. However, especially in these turbulent times, you really need to retain an immigration attorney. This is not a do-it-yourself project! You should focus on retaining experienced immigration...
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