You can always sue for libel and defamation, but the real question is whether the lawsuit will be successful. You should consult with an attorney who handles libel and slander cases for that. You should know that Florida’s litigation immunity privilege provides absolute immunity “to any act...Read more »
I've had an individual file report accusing me of things I have not done and know nothing about with the local state and fed. This guy is targeting me because he for she rain thinks I've slept with his girlfriend or whatever she is. I don't know if this girl is feeding him a bunch... Read more »
Generally speaking, a criminal defense attorney would know best how to navigate the criminal justice system and analyze what is happening in order to tell you if any crimes are actually being committed against you.
Generally speaking, you could be held liable for the damages (bills). Under Florida Statute § 767.01 "Owners of dogs shall be liable for any damage done by their dogs to a person or to any animal included in the definitions of “domestic animal” and “livestock” as provided by s....Read more »
This is an oddly specific question. It may be illegal, and probably is. I can see that you're thinking of it in a "self-defense" sense, but it is not that clear and easy to be sure that the action is justified/"legal." In Florida, a person (Defendant) would be justified in...Read more »
I hate to not give you a simple answer on this, but it depends on a number of factors. You should contact a "probate" attorney in your area. That's the type of attorney who deals with transfers of property due to the death of a person.
My friend is being charged with multiple counts of possession of a controlled substance that was his boyfriend's. They were together when the drugs were found next to my friend. His boyfriend was free to walk and bow is now making an affidavit stating that the drugs were his and not my... Read more »
He could very well get in trouble when he turns in the affidavit. Another term for an affidavit where a person says they committed a crime is a "written confession." He should consult with a criminal defense attorney before he does anything like that.
2. Years ago I got diagnosed with cancer. I'm president of my business with a partner. Now that I couldn't go down there while dealing with this my partner says I'm not aloud to receive any profit from my company because I'm not there at the business right now. She's done... Read more »
The answer is going to depend on a number of factors, such as the type of business entity, the operating agreement, the division of shares, and other things. I recommend that you consult with an attorney asap. You can speak to them, send them the relevant documents, and potentially retain them to...Read more »
They referred to it as a Courts Standing Order in person. The paperwork provided says I can send it thru email but I am being told I can't and won't get an other answers. My case is out of clay county and I have the case number if someone can help me out it would be appreciated. I am... Read more »
1) Call the Judge's judicial assistant and ask them what the judge prefers. You can find their contact information by searching for the judge on google, which will usually have their office's contact info;
2) E-File the exhibits through Florida's E-filing...Read more »
It depends entirely on the facts on your case and the reason why the state has not filed charges yet. It could be that they are having trouble getting in contact with the victim, or another reason. It is impossible to say based on the information provided.
You can consult with and retain an attorney who deals with insurance claims. The attorney should be able to do this on a contingency basis, which means you don't pay the attorney up front, but if you recover additional money, the attorney receives a portion of that.
You can mail in a public records request to the state attorney's office and/or the police department requesting all documents, photographs, video recordings, audio recordings, and police reports pertaining to a specific case number.
In order to have someone assist you on this very serious matter, try to phrase this as a question. For example, what question do you want an answer to? Ex: Can they do that? What should you do next? You may want to directly consult with a criminal defense attorney in your area.
ABC Capital, Ricardo Scattolini and Jay Walsh sold me a house in Baltimore for $ 80,000 claiming it was renovated but it wasn't. ABC Capital Miami was my property management but they don't want to pay me the monthly rent. Ricardo Scattolini does not answer my calls, does not answer emails... Read more »
You may have a claim for a breach of contract. An essential factual element of a breach of contract claim is a material breach, that the defendant either failed to do something essential which a contract required it to do or that the defendant did something which a contract prohibited it from doing...Read more »
I had been contacted by my Attorney and verbally notified I would be going to trial the next day. Not even a 12 hr notice, nor did I have a hearing to set a trial date. Offered plea deal and told if I didn't take and went to trial it would be very expensive. This isn't an active case yet... Read more »
There is no set time frame to give notice to a client that their case is set for trial, but attorneys have an ethical duty to communicate with their clients and keep them reasonably informed of the case and the events in it. You may want to ask your attorney to request a continuance.
1st offender, woman/mom. Used weapon other than gun, was picked out of lineup, texts with pictures, phone logs with victim minutes prior to crime, toll logs of witness described vehicle leaving area within minutes of the crime. Being held on no bond. Concerned mainly what kind of trouble is mom... Read more »
It is impossible to say what a likely sentence is on someone, even with this description of the facts. I can tell you that those are very serious charges and that it is in her interest to have a competent criminal defense attorney. A plea deal is almost always possible, but it depends on a lot of...Read more »
My son caused a fender bender with no damage done. The ticket was written to the other driver who was not at fault. Does he HAVE to call the officer to correct it or can he get out of it due to technicality?
Haven't been sentenced at all yet. Made first appearance after the arrest and was assigned a public defender. I've never been arrested before and I'm not on probation but when I went to court the judge mentioned VOP but I'm not even on probation. Public defender said I'm... Read more »
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