Questions Answered by Salim U. Shaikh

Q: I have a pricing agreement with Buyer. Customer A(of Buyer) asked us if we can sell to them directly? Can we?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law and Contracts for New York on
Answered on Dec 13, 2017

Ref your question. From the contents of your question, there appears that you only have a Pricing Agreement with Buyer X that does not prohibit you to sell to any other buyer other than X. That very agreement binds you to the extent of its contents only i.e. pricing. That means you are free to sell directly or indirectly to any buyer.
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Q: My mother has a CC Pers Injury-Malpractice case that was started in June 2016 but a trial date scheduled for Dec 2018.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for Missouri on
Answered on Dec 13, 2017

Ref your question. As described, please consult your Attorney to make request to the relevant court for early hearing of the pending suit.
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Q: Can I appear in court for my sister whose name is on the contract for an apartment that I occupy and she does not?

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Civil Litigation and Landlord - Tenant for Missouri on
Answered on Dec 13, 2017

Please elaborate who is on the lease of appt.? Does lease agreement permit sub-let or transfer of possession to someone else by a lessee? If so, is that with the consent/permission of owner? However, you (not necessarily with your wife) may appear before the court and explain your position. If court desired you may represent your sister or allow to modify lease agreement provided owner agree to it.
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Q: income lowered rent went up, income based been injured on property,paid every month, accepted payment after 10d notice

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Indiana on
Answered on Dec 12, 2017

Ref your question. You have highlighted two issues : one relates to personal/physical injuries because of defective front yard and manhole built at a wrong place. Secondly, defective manhole has not yet been fixed or reconstructed despite reminders.

Did you seek assistance from lawyer who deal with matters related to personal injuries due to manhole in your front yard, etc. You can discuss it now to seek certain relief if not done earlier.

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Q: What are a tenant's rights when renting a room from a verbally abusive landlord?

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Ohio on
Answered on Dec 12, 2017

Ref your question. Prior to discuss any rights of her, she has an option to find another peaceful place to live in than to involve in such like situation. She has no control over them rather must use her will to live separately.
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Q: Working at 2 colleges1 part time in town, other fulltime university online. Is this conflict of interest?Can i be sued

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Texas on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

If online job specifically disallows any parallel job (or part time job) that will fall under conflict of interest, as termed by them. However, you may seek clarification in writing.
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Q: I am a Daca recipient. I want to pursue a career as a pilot. What are my chances of becoming a pilot

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Immigration Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Your aptitude to become a pilot depends on the eligibility criteria and certain prescribed academic and physical tests.
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Q: Can an international student in Canada work as freelance photographer as a part-time job? Or any kind of online work ?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Immigration Law on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Students are generally not allowed to full time job at the expense of their visa terms. However, limited but occasional job is permitted to generate income to run one's cost of educational expenses.
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Q: Can my employer suspend me without notifying me and if so for how long?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for Maryland on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Ref your question. Behind suspension there must be a cogent reasons. If there exist any reasons thereto, you have a right of due process. As part of due process, employer may have notified you alleged charges that led to your suspension. Secondly, it depends how long investigation does take place to sort out the allegation(s) if any.
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Q: Friend dyed in his sleep the day he paid his rent to hotel/apt. For a month. Looks like hotel but paid damage deposit.

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Ref your question. Can you substantiate your claim of advance payment? LL is bound to pay back his (deceased) advances so made against rent, etc. which was never availed. In that case morality did not work rather legal course of action is the only option. Please consult Attorney of your local jurisdiction for specific assistance.
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Q: Should my landlord hold my deposit because I moved out the month the lease expires and refuse to pay that month rent?

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Maryland on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

As a new tenant has already moved in and payment received by LL, LL is bound to return your deposit having no justification to hold. If LL still withhold your deposit, consult Attorney of your local jurisdiction for assistance.
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Q: Evicted and neighbors robbed and stole entire contents before moved, what to do? Ldlord will sign its OK 2leave itthere

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for North Carolina on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

You must formally / in writing lodge a theft complaint with police giving full details of your stuff with cost of items esp. those which are valueless. If police still does not help out then immediately consult Attorney of local jurisdiction for registration of case and recovery of your stuff. Go an extra mile if you feel "devastated"
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Q: I am moving out of my rental on 20Dec17. Landlord says I have to pair entire month of December? Is that correct?

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for North Carolina on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Depends on the terms of lease i.e. year to year lease or month by moth rent. In case of month by month you may claim the remaining amount of rent paid to LL.
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Q: Landlord kicked me out and through away my stuff with no eviction, what do I do??

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Florida on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

An illegal act attracting criminal offence. In the first instance, you must report the matter to local police with full description and then consult Attorney of local jurisdiction for restoration of tenancy with claim of damages so caused by that act.
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Q: My landlord gave me 15 days to move out. We Paid for 30. Does she owe me difference

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Texas on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

Ref your question. You amply elaborated her state of mind while drunk and cause nuisance. She owe and must pay back the extra rent + deposit as received by her. Failing which, you should consult Attorney of your local jurisdiction for recovery in addition to cost of suit.
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Q: Landlord right to visit without notice when informed by neighbor of Tenant Lease Violation.

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Colorado on
Answered on Dec 11, 2017

"Right to visit by the Landlord" with intent to inspect is misconstrued from visit/inspection "without prior notice" is a violation of terms of agreement even if not specifically mentioned that tantamount to trespassing.
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Q: I live in oregon and was wondering Can my husband who Im currently separated from and in the process of filing

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Oregon on
Answered on Dec 10, 2017

Court will weigh and review the evidence so relied upon in defense or against you by your ex and decide the matter on merit. In each and every custody matter welfare and interests of kids are of prime importance.
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Q: Can my wife of 21 years w/ no dependent children get alimony if she makes more money than I do?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Alabama on
Answered on Dec 10, 2017

Ref your question. Your wife has to substantiate her allegations of adultery that you can well judge what evidencial proof(s) can she rely upon or not. Courts never decide on mere allegations but render judgments on solid evidence and verifiable facts. The question may arise as to when did she come to know of your adultery i.e. recently, month ago or years ago. In that case why did she not react in a reasonable time? If her allegations are well founded then questions of divorce and other...
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Q: where can get divorce form ?

2 Answers | Asked in Child Support and Divorce for Texas on
Answered on Dec 10, 2017

Get them online.
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Q: What state do i file divorce in? Married in Mo. Live in Is. Husband unknown location

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Kansas on
Answered on Dec 10, 2017

As you continue to live in Kansas since March, that will be the right place to file divorce.
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