Generally speaking, the answer is: Yes. The exception would be jurisdiction, where you need to go to Court. I have been a Court many times, where the Judge dismissed the case, without any penalties, upon proof of license and insurance. Many States do not require that your carry your driver's...Read more »
Since 2011 a ban has been placed in Illinois on owning chimps and monkeys. Monkey owners who purchased their pets before the law went into effect can keep their pets, but no new ones can be purchased legally.
The exception to this new law are monkeys used for therapy or helping disabled...Read more »
Hello! I have a question regarding a high school parking lot. If a high school sold access to a parking spot for the length of a school year for $330, and then months later disallowed students to use the door closest to the parking lot with the next closest door being an extra 90 second walk, would... Read more »
It seems to me that it took you more than 90 seconds to write this question. It is doubtful, if there is any legal recourse to avoid this extra 90 second inconvenience. If there was legal recourse, the time, cost and effort to do anything would be prohibited.
When someone who owns the entire interest in a parcel of land or real property and passes away without a will, the state’s laws of intestate succession generally determine ownership. Therefore, just because she said the property becomes your property means very little at this time....Read more »
Dog bites are treated as strict liability in Illinois, with the exception if someone provoked the dog, or is some was trespassing. Under Illinois statutes, if a dog, without provocation, attacks, attempts to attack, or injures any person who is peaceably conducting himself or herself in any place...Read more »
It seems a little unusual that ACT testing would risk their reputation with illegal practices. That being said, if you have an actual class action suit, most litigation attorneys are eager to take class action suit. Especially, if the case has merit.
Generally, you are not required to pay taxes on any funds awarded to cover costs incurred as a result of the injury that you sustained. These costs can include medical bills and legal bills. However, you must treat any punitive damages that you receive as taxable income.
There are a number of factors that need to be considered. Under the theory of negligent entrustment of a motor vehicle, if the parents knew or should have known that their minor child was incompetent, reckless or unfit to operate a motor vehicle when they allowed him to drive it, they would be...Read more »
My friend been issued SSN NOT VALID FOR EMPLOYMENT back in 2011. She lost the card and does not remember the number. Now she is coming back to country ( as a tourist ) but still would like to retrieve number and card as its been assigned once for life. Please help with procedure how to renew the... Read more »
Generally this card (not valid for employment) is usually issued to students/immigrant visa holders since they cannot directly use this card to work freely in the United States without obeying the visa constraints.
If the status of the card has not changed, i.e., still a student, it is...Read more »
Under the Illinois Human Rights Law, it is illegal to refuse to sell or rent housing to someone who is blind, hearing impaired, or has another physical disability because that person has a guide dog, hearing dog, or other support dog. This provision applies only to those with physical disabilities.
Before you appeal to the local zoning board, check with your Condo Associations. Many condo associations do not allow for short rentals. Many require at least 12 months, if you wish to rent the Condo. It might be more difficult to work with Condo Association rather the local authorities.
You can obtain a loan without any paperwork. For example, a co-worker asks to borrow $20 until next Friday. You make the loan and the co-worker pays you back next Friday. No worries. However, it is always a good idea to have some paperwork that documents what took place and what is expected....Read more »
They have used my TM in their highly profitable cartoon and refuse to remove it claiming freedom of expression rights over my TM rights. However, according to the Lanham Act, the manner in which they are using it violates my rights. They've threatened to sue me in court if they win.
Wow! It sounds like you actually have valid trademark infringement case against Netflix. This is big time. If you do have a registered trademark and the use of the trademark infringes your trademark, you are on the side of the angels. In certain trademark infringement cases, monetary relief...Read more »
I went in for my first ultrasound at 8 weeks and the ultrasound tech lead me to believe that everything was fine. I went in 2 weeks later to the emergency room because I had some spotting and cramps the emergency room did an external ultrasound and a fetal Doppler but told me that it was normal not... Read more »
First of all, it sounds that you been through some tough times. In order to have a malpractice case, you would need to show negligence. I am not sure you present enough facts to determine negligence. It doesn't make sense to me that they would confuse your heart beat with the fetus' heart beat....Read more »
I work as an independent contractor (trivia host) for a small sole proprietorship trivia company that is changing to an established LLC, and changing ownership as well. The owner made a person a 10% shareholder of the company, and this person has nothing to do with me. His sole responsibilities... Read more »
My parents lived in Chicago and owned a home in Puerto Rico. They both passed away within the last year and half. My brother and I (we live in Chicago) would like to sell the house in Puerto Rico. My mother did not have a will. My father signed a will but it was not notarized. The signature was... Read more »
First, find out how the property is titled in Puerto Rico. Is it in the name of your parents? Perhaps it is a life estate where it is reverted to you and your brother (I doubt this would be the case, but who knows?). If you have the property identification number, you might be able to find this...Read more »
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