Non-married, child. 12/15 breakup. Verbal agreement 50/50 sharing. I paid for 80%+ of food, toys, clothing, etc. Everything good. They popped another child out 10/16 and another one 10/17 with partner. Bad financial management led to them getting evicted, 03/18. Provided ex and children a roof over... Read more »
If you are sued by your ex for child support and are properly served, and then you fail to respond, be it in Tenn. or Fla., you'll likely end up with some kind of default order against you. Which can lead to further issues. Best not to ignore lawsuits if one is filed--things usually just get worse....Read more »
i work a job where i make only commission, i get paid to pull snack items and only get paid to do that. the delivery drivers sometimes brings back all the items i pulled and im forced to put up the items without pay and it takes hours to put up. is it legal for them not to pay me for the work i do?
This may very well be illegal but more facts are necessary. An employer may not misclassify an employee as an independent contractor to dodge paying taxes, social security, and unemployment insurance. You should consider speaking with a local employment attorney to determine your options.
I had an income property in Gatlinburg Tennessee area, that was managed as a vacation rental by a mgmt company for many years. The mgmt company closed without notice and although I have sold the property, by their own paperwork and admission the management company still owes me for 2months of... Read more »
You would need to be prepared to appear in court. You could hire counsel to file the paperwork and appear for you. And in the event that the defendant fails to appear, you could obtain a default judgment. But if a plaintiff or plaintiff's attorney fails to appear the case would most likely be...Read more »
If you gave it away it would no longer be yours to re-possess unless you have a written contract that would permit you to do so. For example, some animal shelters make the person adopting sign a contract that contains a clause stating that abuse or neglect of the animal would be grounds to take the...Read more »
We agree to get divorced but I want to start the process and have him served because he's unwilling to sign for an "agreed" divorce which in the state of TN requires BOTH parties to sign the initial complaint/petition for divorce before filing.
I need this question answered from a lawyer that knows landlord/tenant laws for Baltimore City. I am currently in the middle of a rent escrow proceedings and thus far the landlord has failed to appear for 3 hearings.
Judgments carry 10% interest per annum by law. Shouldn't be any further court costs unless you need to keep filing garnishments or anything of the sort. However, if you came to some other payment agreement, the answer may be different.
My previous landlord has sent me to collections. I never was notified I owed anything or got to do a walkthrough and they changed my locks 2 weeks before my lease was up and kept all of my possessions. They have now sent me to collections for nearly $3,000. Can I take them to court over what they... Read more »
garnishment to attempt to collect the debt. After the garnishment was served to his employer, the debtor claims he is currently in bankruptcy since 2018 and is protected by a "stay". What avenue to I have to try to collect this debt? He has not paid anything on the judgement and it has now been... Read more »
If the debtor has an active bankruptcy case then the whole case should have been stayed when he filed bankruptcy. You should look online at the bankruptcy court dockets to determine his bankruptcy status. If he does not have an active case, or was not granted a discharge, then you can garnish bank...Read more »
My divorce papers quote a price to pay. I have verbally agreed in the past to pay my ex more money when i had a better paying job. I now dont have that job. Can she obligate me to pay that verbal price even though no paperwork was ever filed saying to pay that set price?
A passenger can be searched if the criteria for a search is met such as the officer having probable cause the passenger is engaged in criminal activity. Other exceptions also exist. Facts matter. Since he was charged, he should hire counsel asap to determine his defenses, if any.
She could report the car stolen - but sounds like that would be a false report. It's a civil issue if you underpaid her or you otherwise had a different agreement. I'm doubtful the police would get involved.
I am 18 years old, I attend Douglass High School & I was jumped by a group of unknown individuals outside of my school for no known reason, my mother contacted the school to let it be known but the principal was on vacation so nothing was done about it, The following Monday I returned to school &... Read more »
Uncontested means your spouse won't care about the 401k or you have agreed on the property split. But if you had the 401k before marriage, it is not marital property by statute and your spouse wouldn't ordinarily have claim to it.
It was a 2 car accident but it was on a tight road (backroad) the other drive told them we was both on our own side it wasn’t my fault or his either the road was just a narrow hill and neither of us could see over the hill. They told me go to court early and it may be dismissed but the sessions... Read more »
Without knowing the exact charges it's hard to give you an answer. Best option would be to consult an attorney. If it's your first offense, even if the charges carry jail time, it's not likely you'll be sentenced to jail on a finding of guilt or a plea. But again, without knowing anything about the...Read more »
This is a man who is obsessed with my girlfriend and has done awful things such as leaving an anonymous voicemail to our landlord trying to get us evicted. etc. He calls asks for me, and doesn't leave a name. It happens at least once a week. He was warned by his job not to meddle in our lives and... Read more »
I went to my local mall to get lashes extensions, they glue burned and infected my eyes and face, I told the technician that it was burning really bad when she applied it but she said that was normal, the next day my eyes was still hurting I called and if she could remove them because I couldn't... Read more »
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