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4 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Q: My exhusband pays me child support calculated for 8$ per hour from 7 years ago. He makes more now. What do i do?

He refuses to tell me where he works now but i KNOW he makes more than 8$ because my son said he works in a factory. Does CSE automatically get informed of pay increases or should i go in there and talk to them about it?

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on May 1, 2013

If you know he makes more than $8 an hour, you may want to file a Petition for Modification of child support. You can then subpoena his financial records, including pay stubs. You may want to consult with and retain an attorney to help you through this process. Many attorneys on here, including... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Q: How can i legally change my name after divorce
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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on May 1, 2013

You will need to file a petition with the court to change your name. Is your divorce completed already? If you have not yet obtained a final judgment, you can amend your pleadings to include a request to restore your name to your maiden name.

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Q: My boyfriend is going through a divorce and his wife is keeping his child away from him what can he do
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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on May 1, 2013

Your boyfriend should retain an attorney to help him with this issue. He will want to file a motion for contempt against his ex. He may be able to recover his attorneys fees if he prevails. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

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Q: Because I live on disability income monthly I applied for legal services. legal services advised that I represent myself

"pro se". I also went to a legal clinic and a lawyer that did not specialize in family law at that clinic advice that I also represent myself. there is a domestic violence injunction against my husband. I do not want to represent myself, but cannot afford a lawyer. it was my hope when I... Read more »

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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on May 1, 2013

It is difficult to conduct discovery and navigate yourself through a case without an attorney. That being said, many attorneys offer reasonable payment plans that may fit your needs. I don't recommend that you go about handling this case pro se. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Q: I have utilized Legal Services and a Legal Clinic in responding to a Dissolution of Marriage petition that my husband

Served on me 3/11/13. I had to respond to the petition NLT 4/1/13.Upon receiving info that I was not aware of, I based my answers to the petition without the full knowledge of certain issues. I have a DV injunction against him which was granted until 1/15/14. I do not want to go into a hearing... Read more »

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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on May 1, 2013

You can try to find a pro bono lawyer through your local bar association. Otherwise, you can try to find a lawyer that can offer a payment plan that is affordable for you.

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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Florida on
Q: I am 65yrs.old & needed a car,went to a buy here pay here dealer.Got a car but needed repairs; They are charging me, can

They do this when they said they would fix it? I feel I have been taken,the dealer will not return any of my calls either. Do I have any options to this? I did issue a complaint to the BBB,& sent the dealer a certified letter too

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

An attorney would need to review the contract to determine what recourse you have. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Florida on
Q: Bought chair on Internet, company misrepresented chair, want refund of chair and shipping. What recourse do I have?

Company is out of state and not co-operating, not answering e-mails.

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

An attorney would have to review the contract and the description of the chair to properly advise you. However, you may want to send a formal demand letter to the company. If the demand letter comes from an attorney, it is likely to be more effective. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Florida on
Q: Lawn serv. client never happy sent letter 2him seek other co. for service, he threating to sue if we quit? 30day notice
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

Do you have a contract with the client? If so, that contract will need to be reviewed to properly advise you. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida on
Q: I need to file for modification of parental responsibility because my ex husband feels it ok for me to see my kids.

I need an attorney that take payments. My kids want t

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I'm not sure what your questions is, as it appears to have been cut off. If you need to file a Petition for Modification, I suggest that you retain an attorney to do so. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: Can I file a lis pendens to quiet title without an attorney
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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

Although you can file a quiet title action on your own, I do not recommend it. You should retain an attorney to help you with the quiet title action. For starters, you need to perform a title search and make sure that all interested parties are named in the Lis Pendens and the Complaint and that... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: What is an Assignment of bid if the sale has not started yet (not until 5/22/12)

Bank lawyer send me a copy of an Assignment of Bid but according to Court Docket the sale date is not until 5/22/13, what does it mean?

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

An Assignment of Bid just means that the Plaintiff is assigning its bid to another entity, usually the investor of the mortgage. This has to be done prior to the foreclosure sale so that the assignee of the bid can put in the bid on time.

3 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: What can i do i was a home owner bank amerca put me in forclosue now theysay they sold my home to fanie notice to vacat

I try every thing i pay a lawyer 3000 and i still losing my home i just got a notice to vacate but all i have letter from indepent review that i am eligble for payment a settlement 2009and 2010 foreclosure rebo signing and erros could they still take my home which they say they foreclosed on

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

If you are represented by a lawyer, I recommend that you meet with your lawyer regarding your concerns. If you are not currently represented by a lawyer, I recommend that you consult with a lawyer regarding the particulars of your case. It's difficult to understand what exactly it is that you... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: I have been served with a summons Notice of Lis pendens seeking forecloser.I would like to respond how do I do this?

I would like to respond to this action where do I start. The summons has included a west florida elec in the complaint they did not attch any other info explaining what this is . Also in the Orginal note they did not Bold the section that this is a balloon note. Our mortage had been transfred... Read more »

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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I strongly suggest that you retain an attorney to help you defend this foreclosure action. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations. The Complaint and your loan documents would have to be reviewed in order to advise you on how best to respond to the Complaint.... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: Can my second mortgage free home be taken if i foreclose on my 1st home if I don't try bnky?which 1 shld i try?
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I suggest that you consult with an attorney regarding the particulars of your case. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: My property was dismissed in court (forcloseure) plantiff did not show up. they are trying to take me back to court and

They are asking for $20k more, is this legal??

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I'm not exactly sure what it is that you are asking. If you are represnted by an attorney, you should meet with him/her regarding your concerns. If you are not represented by an attorney, I suggest that you consult with an attorney regarding the particulars of your case. Many attornesy on... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: My husband and I want to buy a house for his aging parents, in the Hialeah area of Miami. What are the rules?

We are military, not stationed in the area, and we are first time buyer.

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I strongly recommend that you retain an attorney to help you. You will want an attorney to attend the closing with you to make sure that all of the documents are correct and that you understand all of the terms of the transaction.

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2 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Florida on
Q: WHO HANDLES MORTGAGOR WRONGDOING RESULTING IN FORECLOSURE ...IN TAMPA, FLORIDA
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

I recommend that you consult with an attorney regarding the particulars of your case, as your question is very broad. Many attorneys on here, including myself, offer free initial consultations.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

(954)764-7878

nvaldes@valdeslawfirmpa.com

www.valdeslawfirmpa.com

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3 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Florida on
Q: We received a summons of foreclosure, we answered the summons and were ordered to mediation. What happens next.

We want to keep our home but have been misled by our lender for nearly 2 years, they advised us to apply for a loan modification but keep dragging it out and now it appears we wont even be qualified after applying 4 times. We will do whatever we need to do to keep our home. Will mediation do us any... Read more »

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Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes answered on Apr 17, 2013

Unfortunately, foreclosure mediations are usually not fruitful, especially if you do not have an attorney. Many times, the bank will send a representative to the mediation that does not really have authority to settle the case or make any real settlement offers. I strongly recommend that you retain... Read more »

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