This means service has been effectuated upon you and your responsive pleading was already due by now.
The defendant has now requested a default to be entered against you and this will happen unless you file a responsive pleading BEFORE the default is entered. I don't want to give you false hope so unless the default is rejected you have lost the opportunity to respond. You are now in a default position...
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer If your insurance company paid you then you would only be entitled to any out of pocket expenses that were not covered by your insurance company.
Your insurance company will be pursuing the A/C company for the damages sustained to your home via subrogation. If you have any additional damages you would want to join forces with your insurance company efforts to recover the money via subrogation.
I would let your carrier know you have additional expenses and they will add it to...
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer I would need more information to give you an exact answer. Like how long has it been since you heard something on the case? Are you checking the courts website in regards to the register of actions? Was the default received stamped by the court that you received or was it a mere copy provided by opposing counsel.
I would check the court's register of actions with the case number and see what is going on. If you are sure you filed an answer then there should be no reason you received a...
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer A judgment earns 10% interest per year in California and adds up quickly over eight (8) years. You can always try to negotiate the balance down, but to answer your question you technically owe the entire principal balance plus the interest.
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer You can only file up to $10,000.00 in small claims now. So, to answer your question you would probably have to file separate actions in small claims, but you may want to consider Superior Court and you could then bring both your actions in one lawsuit in limited civil. Obviously, Superior Court is more expensive to file and there are more formal rules that have to be followed, but at least you would be bringing the claim all at once in one action. Good Luck to you!
I would imagine you are being pursued for the property damage portion of the claim since typically if you do not have enough insurance for bodily injury damages a claim for underinsured motorist will be presented to the carrier for the plaintiff and this portion will be resolved.
This is a premarital obligation, so your wife's seperate property should be protected so...
You would first need to start off by filing a petition for dissolution of the marriage to dissolve the marriage. When filing the petition you can address the custody issue and the child support as well. The Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) can be useful in assisting to get your child support payments started, but you first need to get a custody order which DCSS can help you with too. Please let me know if I can be of further assistance.
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer You could run a search on Public Access Court Electronic Records (PACER) to look for any Federal Lawsuits filed. As to the state court search you can log into a service like Westlaw and run a docket search or simply search the court you feel the lawsuit would be filed in like Los Angeles Superior Court and search by the party name.
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer If you are low income then you may qualify for a fee waiver, but this must be usually done in person at the court house along with your completed petition for Bankruptcy.
As far as getting help on a pro bono basis I would refer you to the State Bar of your jurisdiction's website to look for attorneys that may assist in that capacity. If you cannot locate always remember most Bankruptcy attorneys will work with you on a payment plan to get your case filed.
Vernon Charles Tucker's answer If the Corporation dissolved typically you are out of luck and have an uphill battle in front of you to enforce the judgment.
However, its complex and requires motion work, but if certain facts are present you could argue the new corporation is the same as the old corporation or is an "Alter Ego" of the old corporation. This may open other doors that could apply pressure to judgment debtor if they are one in the same.
I would look at the amount of the judgment, and see whether...
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