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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Personal Injury and Banking for California on
Q: My checking account was cleared by the bank of nearly $9,000.00 for a debt that is not mine. The bank will not return $.

Debt belongs to ex husband. Debt was granted and incurred post divorce by 2 years. Divorced 2015, his alleged debt was applied for in 2017 and (per the ex) . Both myself and my ex have tried prior to this to remove his name from the account but WF gave us a terrible time and couldn’t figure it... Read more »

Yelena Gurevich
Yelena Gurevich answered on Jul 26, 2021

You need to call and speak to a lawyer right away. This is not something you can resolve by posting on this forum. You will likely need to hire an attorney to have this resolved.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: What's the next step when you receive a demurrer and answer from two different defendants ?

I filed a personal injury action against defendants, and listed the security company and the bar in the lawsuit. The attorney representing the bar responded with a demurrer and the attorney representing the security company filed an answer.

The attorney representing the bar also filed an... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 26, 2021

more info is needed.

however, you clearly need a lawyer. the defense will just paper you to death.

you have to deal with each party you sued.

if there is a demurer they are arguing there is not enough evidence...........

if an answer is filed you have to set further...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Is it to late to file charges for assault?

I was assated by a girl I know a month ago leaving me with a bruised eye. Ii have pictures as well as people whom she told she did it. She also told them I did not touch her. Now she's saying I hit her. I have pics of us both I have a black eye she does not in pics. The pics were taken the... Read more »

Joseph Abrams
Joseph Abrams answered on Jul 26, 2021

While it's not too late to file a police report about the incident, the delay in reporting may effect the strength of the evidence and whether or not authorities will want to pursue the case. If you do file, be sure to have all your evidence in order and be able to explain truthfully exactly... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: I'm being harassed nmy privacy is invaded by drones, can I sue the drone operators or the department their employed by?

Duration of harassment is almost 1 yr. Drones are tracking my movements inside my home n following me as I drive. I believe it's law enforcement related n I know the location of their llaunch site but they won't allow me to confront them without threatening behavior from personal

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 23, 2021

anyone can sue anyone for anything at any time.

the question is will you win.

i don't handle drone cases............however, if there is a case and you can't find a lawyer, you can always consider small claims court.

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: how to write appellants opening brief/ eng. barrrier personal injury./breach of contract 80 % senior citizen disable

first atty delay more than two years never contract clients /call jury trial court hearing coming don;t want continue rep. clients/ will referral new subs attorney / after subs attorney also delay never return call push to meidiation forcebily accept than subs cash money slipt 40 % with first... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 23, 2021

more info and clearer info is needed.

it sounds like you are trying to do a legal malpractice case against your lawyer/s???

i don't handle that type of case.

you should consider contacting legal aid in the town in which you live.

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: Do I have to respond to a intent to sue letter from an attorney asking me to remove a review from yelp and pay fees?

I left a review on Yelp for a daycare and shared my story and now the owner claims I have defamed her business.

Tobie Brina Waxman
Tobie Brina Waxman answered on Jul 23, 2021

The intent to sue letter is being sent to you as a courtesy to give you a heads up of their plans to sue unless you remove the review. How you respond to it, or even if you respond is up to you. A response is not legally required. You can remove the review and avoid being sued or don't... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Business Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Should I include motion to serve statement of damages in my motion to serve summons and complaint by alternative method

I am a plaintiff in pro per in a civil lawsuit in California and defendants have being evading service of process.

I sued the corporations and its owners individually as I intend to lift the corporate veil to hold them personally liable.

First they dissolved the company in May 2019... Read more »

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jul 22, 2021

There are many reasons why you would need to serve a Statement of Damages. It's not easy to answer your question in this forum without more information but I suggest that if one is required then you might as well serve it without the complaint.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Personal Injury and Real Estate Law for California on
Q: Can a court sign my name on a inter-spousal deed?

My home burned down in a fire, I am a joint tenant on the deed with my ex we had a post judgment in 2011 that we remained together after.

We never signed anything, he never submitted his financial or declaration of disclosure. We paid off both loans with first proceeds agreeing to split... Read more »

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jul 22, 2021

Your question is a little hard to answer with the information provided. You should sit down in person (or by phone) with an attorney for a consultation where they can dive in deeper and get more facts. That should give you a good idea of what your options are. I would do this right away in case you... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: What can I do about harassment

From a neighbor in a condominium association

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 16, 2021

more info is needed.

the easy answer is to talk to the HOA.

otherwise, you can retain a lawyer to deal with it legally.

Q: The Worker's Compensation Atterney I hired settled my PD claim w/o my consent

I told him no i wanted full disclosure of my claim and need to ask the judge for some of my $125,642 award i was put as permanet and stationary way to early by my PTP when still getting my right hand,fingers,thumb,wrist from pulling radial nerve out of my bicept from jobsite fall ,and my back and... Read more »

Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Jul 13, 2021

You have not asked a question.

This Q&A board is not a place to solicit an attorney to work for you. It is a place to get general legal guidance.

Speak to your attorney about this. You cannot be forced to sign a settlement that you do not agree with. However before you walk...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Products Liability for California on
Q: I received sores and hair loss to the date from using these products how do I file a claim?

I even had to go to the dermatologist and get shots in my head over this and I still have the condition to the day

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jul 12, 2021

It is very hard to analyze your case with the little bit of information provided. You should sit down with a personal injury attorney who can get all the information and explain what options are available.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury and Civil Litigation for California on
Q: hello, how would i go about proving a gaurdianship of minor case granted illegally?

I was granted sole legal custody and sole physical custody of my minor child in 2012. my grandmother was babysitting for me for thee days and without my knowledge or consent took my child out of school , disconnected her phone number , and relocated to a different part of town. In 2016 my... Read more »

John Karas
John Karas answered on Jul 10, 2021

I suggest you consult with and hire a Family Law attorney in your area. While I empathize with your situation, a criminal defense attorney can't help with this matter.

Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Went to my ex-wife's house last night to get my stuff to find out that she had thrown my uncle and my fathers ashes out
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Jul 7, 2021

You may have a claim for intentional infliction of emotional distress, however if you left them there (as opposed to being locked out from them), then that may attrit your rights. Suggest you contact a member of the CAOC--they give free consults.

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1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Our dog was spayed , but did not do well post op. She was seen 3 days post op and was diagnosed as a urinary infection.

The dog was given an injection of antibiotics and sent home with owner. She did not do well and was taken to a veterinarian ER. Emergency surgery was done , showing that the original vet had tied off her left ureter. There was intense inflammation, leaking of urine into the peritoneal cavity,... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 6, 2021

more info is needed.

do you have a doctor that would testify to what you said?

i suspect this is the kind of case you would consider taking to small claims where you can sue for up to $10k.

however, getting pain and suffering for an animal is difficult.

maybe in...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: I use this product what would you recommend

It has my scalp peeling and hair lost

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jul 6, 2021

You call a personal injury attorney and explain the circumstances to see if you might have a case.

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Health Care Law for California on
Q: CVS mixed two different pills in my bottle. They want me to bring the bottle in. what to do?
William John Light
William John Light answered on Jul 5, 2021

Bring it in. Unless you have been injured by taking incorrect medications dispensed by the pharmacy, you don't have a case. If you have been injured, consult with a PI attorney before you do anything.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Personal Injury, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for California on
Q: Misconduct by the police

i am a African American Male 100% disabled. There are more details that I have not mentioned regarding the entire incident and things following.A couple of years ago while driving on the freeway I ran out of gas. I contacted California Highway Patrol to inform them that I had help coming on the... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jun 26, 2021

MORE INFO NECESSARY

YOU DID WHAT YOU SHOULD AND THAT IS TO "BEEF" THE COP BY REPORTING TO HIS SUPERIORS.

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for California on
Q: How do i prove Medical Malpractice from the VA Medical Center?

I was discharged from active duty some years ago because of a congenital heart defect. I was being seen at the VA scheduled to have open heart surgery. A new physician arrived and delayed my surgery, fail to perform tests, interfered with my second opinions and other medical care and did not take... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jun 26, 2021

MORE INFO NEEDED

YOU SHOULD WRITE OUT ALL THE DETAILS AND MAKE A FREE CONSULTATION WITH A LOCAL MED MAL LAWYER AND NOT ACCEPT WHAT A LAWYER ONLINE WITH LITTLE INFO SAYS.

HOWEVER, REMEMBER, YOU NOT ONLY HAVE TO PROVE THE DOC ACTED BELOW THE STANDARD OF CARE BUT IN ADDITION THAT YOU...
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3 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Contracts and Small Claims for California on
Q: I bought a truck at auction, paid $4200, drove 10 miles, it caught fire, total loss. Can I be compensated?

I was not burned but suffered smoke inhalation. I had the truck for one hour. An auction employee drove the truck to the front of the lot for me to take delivery. I was told it was driveable. The Fire Dept had to come put out the fire.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Jun 17, 2021

Sorry to hear that. Virtually every auction I've ever seen has a disclaimer both on the bidding number issuance paper and on the bill of sale that says that you buy it, you take any and all risks, that the auctioneer doesn't test or examine the vehicles and makes absolutely no guarantee... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: Why would my personal injury attorney request from me, my personal HEALTH insurance data.

Such as provider group info, contact info. I was rear ended, while at stop light.

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jun 10, 2021

Because when you are done with all your treatment we have to send off to ALL your medical providers to get your full medical record. We also need to know who paid for your medical services... such as Medicare, Medi-Cal or private insurance because they need to be paid back. As the previous post... Read more »

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