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1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for New Jersey on
Q: I was injured at work January 2020 and went back to work October how long before insurance company makes an offer.
Tim Rose
Tim Rose answered on May 9, 2021

It depends greatly on what you mean by 'offer'. Did they pay you for the time off work? Did they cover your medical bills? did you suffer any permanent disability? Did you report the injury at all?

A consultation with a workers comp attorney in your area is required to assure that...
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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Our daughter was taken into Emergency custody on Dec 21 2020. We had an Adjudication hearing on May 4 2021.

We did have a court appointed attorney who wouldn't work with us. My husband works from 6am to after 4 Monday through Saturday. We tried to email her information and asked for conference calls and she refused. When we arrived at court the day of the the Adjudication hearing the attorney asked... Read more »

Pete David Louden
Pete David Louden answered on May 9, 2021

If the case was continued then you have time to hire an attorney to help you with the case. Meet with an attorney so they can review your case and once the attorney has a handle on what has happened they will be able to explain your options.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Environmental for North Carolina on
Q: In what way are the powers of the STATES limited?

State constitutions, Executive Orders, ect.

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on May 9, 2021

A fundamental way is through the Constitution's Supremacy Clause, which essentially states that the Constitution, federal laws, and treaties are the "Supreme Law of the Land" and take priority over conflicting state laws.

Here's the actual text (Article VI) "This...
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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Civil Rights for Florida on
Q: Can I get some advice about workplace retaliation?

My manager wrote a counseling statement on me shortly after I accused him of singling me out due to my age.

Jay P. Lechner Esq.
Jay P. Lechner Esq. answered on May 9, 2021

Both federal and state law prohibit an employer from retaliating against an employee for objecting to unlawful age discrimination. There a number of factual issues that would need to be addressed before anyone could provide "advice" on this matter.

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: My dad died years ago with no will, everything went to step mom. My step mom just passed away about 6 months ago and

Left everything to her daughter in will. Do I have anything to fight for if the house was still in both step mom and my fathers name on deed?

W. J. Winterstein Jr.
W. J. Winterstein Jr. answered on May 9, 2021

If the deed was held in your father and step-mom's names as joint tenants, with right of survivorship, or tenancy by entirety, then when he died, yes, "everything", including full legal title to the property, went to her.

If the deed says they held title as tenants in common,...
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