Need more info to answer the question. What kind of case? There are jurisdiction laws in every county. Depending on the type of case, there's subject matter jurisdiction, personal jurisdiction, and venue. Facts are important.
The company that's suing me is not who I signed this old contract with. This debt has been written off and I just realized looking at paperwork today, I never signed a contract with the company thats suing me. How can they legally sue me when I never had a legal contract sign by me with them?
They original creditor may have sold the contract/debt to a debt buying company. This is common. Just because a debt is "written off" doesn't mean that an original creditor or subsequent creditor cannot attempt to collect. However, you may have defenses. You would be wise to contact local counsel...Read more »
Without knowing more about the case hard to say why you have been served a subpoena. But, you should read the instructions on the subpoena carefully. Subpoenas are legal process that require you to attend hearings, trials, etc., and to maybe produce documents. If you are unsure of the instructions...Read more »
Nope. Grand juries are one-sided where the prosecution presents evidence/witnesses and then the grand jury decides whether to indict the defendant. Subject to very limited and rare exceptions, a defendant cannot even compel the prosecution to produce a grand jury transcript.
My wife inherited a house, but it went to her mom until she was 18. Her mom sold the house to their aunt (was paid off but now the bank owns it bc of the aunt using it for a loan) Is there legal action for us to get the house back
You should consult with an attorney asap to determine your options. An attorney would need to looks at the property records and any will that may have conveyed the estate to your wife. There are a lot of moving parts to cases such as these. An attorney would need to review of all relevant documents...Read more »
I was held against my will at a local hospital for weeks while they drained my insurance and abused me. The hospital doctors used all sort of claims and lies to keep me there under a psychiatric hold. This removed all my rights as a patient as well as my civil rights. I believe they did this... Read more »
An attorney would need to review the contract documents and have a discussion with you further about the facts to determine whether you have any causes of action. Consult a local attorney to assist you.
She is threatening if you don't pay on the 1st of the month we will get a 14 day notice. And if not paid by 4th we will get a late fee.... And if we get multiple notices we could have our lease terminated.
Depending on if your in a county where the Tenn. Uniform Landlord Tenant Act is applied, there is a 5 day grace period, generally. See TCA 66-28-201(d). "There shall be a five-day grace period beginning the day the rent was due to the day a fee for the late payment of rent may be charged. The date...Read more »
House in Paris, TN owned by father and mother with TennCare assessment. Father passed in 2015 while mother was in nursing home with dementia. Family was advised by attorney that estate needed to be opened. Both had wills which appointed each other as Execs with me as alternate, but were drawn up... Read more »
You haven't asked a question. What do you want to do? File a complaint against your former attorney? Sell the house? You would be wise to hire another attorney to discuss options and determine the best course of action.
When we divorced, part of the agreement was that we remove each other from the car loan. She has missed two payments in a row. As such, I have had to pay these. What can I do to get that money back, and prevent further issues?
The first question is why hasn't the car been refinanced pursuant to the divorce? If you and your ex are still on the note, then you are jointly/severally liable. To prevent further issues, get your name of the note to prevent further liability. Consult local counsel to best determine your options.
I fell on ice at work because the employer refused to clean the ice and snow off. They did however take me to the ER where they took an X-ray and said I had a very bad concussion. Now three years later it feels like someone is sticking me with a branding iron between my shoulders.
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