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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Arizona on

Q: Can I be reimbursed for costs incurred after a real estate contract has been cancelled due to breach of contract?

I was under contract for a property. The seller provided the SPDS report and there were questionable items on it that the inspection and CLUE report would answer. The inspection contradicted information on the SPDS report and the seller did not provide the CLUE report within the designated time... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Mar 20, 2016

The terms of the contract should be reviewed to determine whether there is a remedy.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation....
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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Arizona on

Q: If a contract has surpassed the statute of limitations and a company is being unjustly enriched by Holding funds.

Being unjustly enriched by holding funds that were never used for services! Does the consumer have a right to entitlement of their money back!

Adam Studnicki answered on Mar 20, 2016

Talk to a lawyer to verify the statutes of limitations for your particular situation.

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1 Answer | Asked in Health Care Law for Arizona on

Q: If cremated can I still file wrongful death suit against hospital?

My husband was kept heavily sedated for 2 weeks to the point he was barely breathing They had to resuscitate him and then he was put on life support for a week

When he was taken off the LS he was different, he didn't make any sense in his conversations at all ..just talked crazy. His brain... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Mar 20, 2016

More information is needed to advise. You may not need the body. Talk to a medical malpractice lawyer. Feel free to reach out for a free consultation.

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1 Answer | Asked in Collections for Arizona on

Q: What are my odds of winning in claims court for eight thousand dollars i lended out to a friend.

Five hundred of it is on a document that we had signed by a notary but the rest was in good faith. I have text messages dating back to the beginning of all these loans and two recorded messages where she admits she owes me the amount.

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 28, 2016

Hard to say definitively without additional information. Although a written contract is better for many reasons, many types of contracts in Arizona can be oral. Oral contracts can be harder to prove.

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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Arizona on

Q: Hi, I ordered a package from a small business about 3 months ago. They have refused to ship it and give a refund. Help?

The package was a small parcel package. I have been in contact with the owner of the company and they have refused to give me money back, and ship the item. I have asked for a refund several times and they don't care. Is there an law or an act that would be in my favor in order to help me?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 23, 2016

Why not dispute the charge with your credit card? You can file a lawsuit, report them to the consumer division of the attorney general's office, ask a lawyer to send a strong letter, etc.

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1 Answer | Asked in Business Law and Contracts for Arizona on

Q: If you have a verbal agreement with a business partner to purchase a vehicle. He takes the cash & spends it instead.

Do you have any legal grounds to get your money back ?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 23, 2016

More info is needed about the specifics.Depending on the amount of money involved, it could be a matter for small claims court.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it...
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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Arizona on

Q: Is there an Az law which allows a person time to review a contract?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 23, 2016

It is wise to read and understand a contract before signing it.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Arizona on

Q: Will I be in contempt of court for filing taxes when divorce decree states we alternate years.

My ex husband and I divorced in 2014. The decree states that we alternate tax years. However, since he has demonstrated zero parenting time with 3 of our 5 kids and less than 6% parenting time with the other two I told him I would like to file. I am confident that proving my parenting time is not... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

Check with the lawyer who handled your divorce.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to evaluate a legal...
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1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy, Family Law and Real Estate Law for Arizona on

Q: a jointly owned home is sold are any of proceeds of the sales excluded if the husband files for bankruptsy

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

More info is needed to answer. Talk to a bankruptcy lawyer.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Arizona on

Q: My public def was found ineffective for drug use during trial 3+ yrs later. Can I sue for this? I'm free now on a 16 bid

Coke and pain medication. Admitted in court. Interviewed no one. No trial prep.

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

More info is needed to answer. Talk to a injury or civil rights lawyer ASAP.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is...
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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for Arizona on

Q: I think I was punished for having to get surgery?

I manage a circle k and was recently asked if I could manage two stores. Because I was multi manager I received a 300 dollar stipend every week. Recently I had to get surgery, I used sick time for my surgery and went back a week later. I almost passed out and my boss sent me home and informed not... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

More info is needed to answer. Talk to a local employment lawyer.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to...
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1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Arizona on

Q: My grandmother's estate in Wisconsin was sold and a portion of the money was suppose to go to my father in Washington.

My father passed away a year ago so the money now goes to me , but I live in Arizona. What are the steps I need to acquire the money?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

Sorry for your losses. More info is needed to answer. Talk to the lawyer(s) handling your grandmother's and/or grandfather's estate.

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1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure and Landlord - Tenant for Arizona on

Q: If the house I'm renting is about to be auctioned off to the public, do I have any legal standing to fight it?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

More info is needed. Talk to a real estate or tenant's rights lawyer ASAP.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is...
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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Arizona on

Q: How long does NY traffic court legally have to issue a postponed court date?

Got a ticket 2013, postponed original trial, the court finally Issued me a new trial date March 2016. Just received summons in mail Feb. 14. I have also moved out of state and cannot make the trial. The court clerk said I can change plea to guilty and pay, or have a family member stand in for me.... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 21, 2016

You might get more responses posting this question in the NY area.

1 Answer | Asked in Legal Malpractice for Texas on

Q: What information does a lawyer who is trying to be removed as counsel have to show if I contest.

He is basing his request on not being able to communicate with me in a manner consistent with good attorney/client relations

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

More info is needed. A local lawyer can advise.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to evaluate a legal...
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1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Legal Malpractice for Tennessee on

Q: Would I be held liable if I offered as a community service to help people do living wills

They would sign a disclaimer showing that I was not a lawyer nor was I offering legal advice etc. I would print off the living wills that were for Tennessee. They would also have to take them to get them notarized.

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

You might run afoul of rules or laws against the unauthorized practice of law.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is...
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1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for New York on

Q: I am actively seeking an attorney to file an action against st. Francis hospital In Roslyn ER department for negligence.

I was brought by ambulance for breathing complications from an MVA. I was never given any respiratory treatments and was discharged after over 12 hours in the ER with a diagnosis of asthma, bronchitis and adult cough. Still not being able to breathe or ambulated. The discharge papers were trown... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

You can use the find a lawyer tool on this site, or google, to search for lawyers. Don't delay.

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1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Health Care Law for South Carolina on

Q: Can your medical provider not write down your questions or concern leaving you no account from your injury

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

Different doctors take notes differently. A local lawyer can advise.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible...
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1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Louisiana on

Q: It is a school project.I am the defendant and it is a malpractice lawsuit. I have to make up everything.

I am the defendant and being sued for not stitching the patient's finger properly.

I really dont know what to say in order to defend my self. Pleaseeeee help me! Basically, i have to make up everything from scratch. But i don't know how. Plzzz help me. I dont know how to talk my way out of... Read more »

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

You'll learn more if you do your own homework. Have fun with it.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to...
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2 Answers | Asked in Nursing Home Abuse on

Q: I am in mediation with the nursing home I sued, I also filed a violation complaint with unruh civil rights when do I set

When do I settle my unruh complaint after I settle with the nursing home?

Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 16, 2016

More info is needed to advise. A local lawyer can review the specifics and advise.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It...
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