Anna Aleksander's answer If you used non-marital funds to purchase property the non-marital funds invested will continue to be your non marital property. There are exceptions to this and much depends on the specific funds, whether or not there will be offsets etc... The very basic simple example is as follows: you purchased a home in KY for 100k and financed 70k and 30k was your down payment from inheritance. 30k will remain your non-marital property. This should not be treated as legal advice.
Anna Aleksander's answer If you acknowledged him as the father on the birth certificate by default both parents have custody rights. However, if you have a valid reason for not allowing visitation you could refuse and wait until he takes you to court to establish his paternity and visitation rights by the judge.
Anna Aleksander's answer Mediation is usually mandatory and once a Motion is filed, the Court will likely order mediation. You should file a Motion in Court. You should discuss with an attorney as the answer to your question depends on the specific facts of the case.
Anna Aleksander's answer If you are a KY resident, you can file for divorce here. There are several ways to do it, but the easiest is by an agreement with your spouse. To get the other country to recognize the US divorce you would have to contact that country's consulate.
Anna Aleksander's answer If you are threatened to the extent where his actions amount to domestic violence then you can take out an emergency protective order. In the alternative you can file and make a motion to restrain him in the divorce case. You can refer to this page on my website for more information : http://www.aleksanderlawlouisville.com/louisville-criminal-law/epos-domestic-violence/
Anna Aleksander's answer While driving without a license creates a presumption of negligence by KY statute, the courts hold that there must be a causal connection that is the proximate cause for the accident. With or without the license the fault for the accident is what matters. Basically the presumption can be rebutted by showing the other person caused the accident.
Quoting from case: "Where the facts of an accident do not show any causal connection between the violation of a statute and the injury...
Anna Aleksander's answer You should probably be able to yes as long as you have scientific proof of your suffering, damages. Also as of 2013, KY is no longer strictly an impact state. Osborne v. Keeny. This information is not intended as legal advice.
Anna Aleksander's answer Are you sure that he was convicted. Your question is missing a lot of details such as when, what was his sentence, on what conditions is he being released. Based on your question however, if the judge ordered him released, the jail can and sometimes does take their sweet time to process the defendant out. Ideally the person should be out the same day but they can take up to as much as 48-72 hours. Also at times they have been known to hold the Defendant longer if there are mistakes in the...
Anna Aleksander's answer It depends but possibly yes. In KY the duty of care owed to you is defined by your status on the property as for example if you were an invitee on the landowner's premises they owed you a higher duty of care.
Anna Aleksander's answer DUI are enhanceable offenses in Kentucky, meaning that the penalty increases with each subsequent offense. For 1st Offense 30 days - 120 days. For 2nd offense 12 months -18 months. For 3rd offense 24 months-36 months. For 4th and subsequent 60 months. See KRS 189A.070 as amended in 2016.
Anna Aleksander's answer You will have claims for negligence against the driver of the vehicle that hit your vehicle. If the driver was on a frolic and not authorized to drive truck there maybe some issues, however, you should probably still be able to get PIP benefits or Assigned Claims benefits. You should consult a lawyer and make demands upon the persons at fault.
Anna Aleksander's answer Kentucky is a comparative fault state. This site is for general questions only. To answer your question, yes it is possible. If the pedestrian was some percentage at fault in causing the result such as if for example he failed to yield the right of way to a vehicle or crossed the street on red light, or leapt at the oncoming vehicle etc etc.
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