If you are sued in small claims court and the plaintiff is awarded a money judgment against you, you have 30 days to either pay or appeal. If you don't do that (or if you file an appeal without obtaining a stay), you will likely be required to complete what's called the Fact Information...Read more »
Since you are asking this question, I assume you are representing yourself, and that you have not consulted with a lawyer to give you guidance on self-representation. If so, your case is almost certain to be dismissed because most lay people do not know what proof is necessary to prevent the case...Read more »
The replacement cost ended up being over $2,000, of which our deductible was $1,000. I caught up with the golfer who agreed to pay my deductible, but gave me a fake name & address. I found out who he actually was & gave the information to my insurance company. The insurance company mailed... Read more »
I had recently hired a photographer to take pictures for my mother birthday. It took the photographer two weeks to send the pictures when we were promised 5 days. Then the pictures were rushed and properly edited. I want to know if I can sue even if it’s small claim court. I had paid $280 for... Read more »
You can always consider a small claims case as it goes up to $8000, think about the time, effort and cost involved and then if you can really win. You need to pay filing fee and then for service of process, all over $280. I would advise that you try to nicely ask them to take a look at the photos...Read more »
contractor walked off the job, demanded more money after being paid in full before finishing the job, shabby work, refused to finish work before being paid more money that the signed contract stated, didn't finish the work from original contract
She wants me to wait until , she sells the house to pay me. I loaned her the money on 2/21/2020 and no repairs has been done on the house, or has it been put on the market. 2020 came and she asked me to loan her $4261.83 for those taxes. with the condition the it was only for a couple of days. That... Read more »
Sure, you could sue her. Remember there is a statute of limitations, either four or five years, depending on whether you have a written agreement. If you fail to sue within that period, you may be out of luck. I would sue now, or at least demand a mortgage on the property. And refuse to sign...Read more »
He had no will & was not married. He and his sister went to the county and transferred everything into her name. He died from cirrhosis of the liver, and any web search shows that cirrhosis causes confusion in late stages of disease right before death. Not that it matters, but my aunt has no... Read more »
I am very sorry for your loss on the passing of your dad. You would need to seek out a Florida Probate Litigation Attorney and discuss the matter with them with respect to your options. This would be related to undue influence and or your dad not having capacity to do what he did and related...Read more »
We had a contract and I was supposed to pay in full on the 20th. I didn’t have it all and she agreed to take $200 on the 22nd which sh accepted and $500 today. Now she is saying I am breach of contract and she is coming with the police to take the dogs back and refusing the $500 payment I... Read more »
My family including my deceased grandmother, my father & mother (alive) as of late my deceased uncle all had trusts. people whom surround my uncle who are posing as attorneys and real estate agents, threatening our tenants, claiming false statements. his late wife has been holding the books she... Read more »
You seem to be asking two separate questions. Something about a rental premises, apparently held in trust. If someone else is the trustee, that person would probably have the right to receive the rent.
If you actually had been sued in small claims court, the summons and complaint could...Read more »
I was once the possessor of a desktop PC that my mother bought for me when I was 16. About a year ago, while in the midst of moving, my mom had stayed at a woman’s home. She brought some of her stuff over there, and just so happened to also bring along my PC (I was in a different state at the... Read more »
I am certain you can find a lawyer in Fort Lauderdale skilled enough to issue your mother for the return of your computer. However, doing so will cost you a pretty penny and will certainly not make your mom happy.
My ex-husband cosigned a loan (sallie mae) for our daughter (who is a student and has mental health issues ). She is 23, is still studying (changed programs and college) and now they are getting billed $48,000 and he wants me to pay for it in its entirety since I was awarded our stocks as part of... Read more »
They fraudulently sold me a lower value rifle in the place of a top tier rifle. I recently learned this because I sold the rifle to another man, and had to give him a refund. Now that the rifle has been shipped back, I've confronted the store owner, and they refuse to show me my receipt, which... Read more »
Receipts are for customers such as you. I believe you will find that the federal requirement regarding the keeping of copies of such receipt is for the benefit of BATF, not customers. If you believe that you have been defrauded, failed to keep your receipt, and want a refund, it appears that you...Read more »
There is no legal answer to this that would tell you most definitely one way or another. Of course, your contract may provide some guidance. I would try to withhold payment until they do it right. However, even if your home is homesteaded, they can still put a lien for the balance. You can try...Read more »
say i have a neighbor who blasts music 12hours per day and has been doing this for 8 months. Can I sue for the 1st month in small claims, then the second month after the 1st suit has settled. Then the 3rd month etc etc I dont see a difference if i specify the times I am sueing for... Read more »
What money damage would you ask for? Suing serially in small claims seeks like an absurd way to try to keep whatever damages you are seeking in small claims court; and I don't see what you hope to gain by doing so, anyway.
I am a single mom and a student full time, and looking for a part time job, I have had quite a few obstacles the last few years and I am trying to move forward. The bill is for 1200, and I can not pay it, maybe a payment plan. I just need some help and I do not know what else to do.
I ordered a jewelry piece that was filed as misdelivery/nondelivery by my local post office. Claims were filed with the PO but then I was later told the seller did not insure their package so my PO cannot continue with a refund and I need to contact the seller. I do so and the seller refuses to... Read more »
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