Questions Answered by Louis George Fazzi

Q: Can I use a different newspaper than the one I wrote in under the Order to Show Cause?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Feb 13, 2018

If you want to use the less expensive newspaper to do the publication for you, then you will have to either amend or submit a new petition which has the correct publication, because you have to file your petition under penalty of perjury. To avoid any possible issues, you want your petition to state accurately and truthfully the facts which support the petition. That includes the identity of the newspaper which publishes, because you are asking in the petition for the court to approve your...
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Q: How to file a cival rights case into supreme court?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Feb 8, 2018

Insufficient information.
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Q: If my neighbor throw a ball into my house many times, what can I do and what is my rights?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Land Use & Zoning and Real Estate Law for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

Keep the ball. If the neighbor causes damage with the ball, then you can hold the neighbor responsible for whatever damage she caused. If the situation escalates, you can always call the police and make a complaint against your neighbor. You could even go to court and file a claim of harassment against your neighbor for disturbing your peace and quiet.
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Q: Okay so I’m getting “sued” for not paying somebody the payments we agreed on for his car , but there’s nothing in

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Small Claims for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

Even if there is nothing in writing between the seller of the car and you, you still have entered into an implied contract to purchase the car and make the payments which you promised. Even if the service of the complaint was defective, you will still need to file a responsive pleading within the time specified in the summons. It is unlikely that you will get the complaint dismissed because of the defective service. Even if you are able to quash the service of the summons and complaint, the...
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Q: What are the laws on squatters rights?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Real Estate Law and Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

The property owner will have to serve you legal papers to begin the eviction process. If you are served with a summons and complaint, the summons will tell you how many days you have to file a responsive pleading. The process begins with service upon you by the property owner of a notice to vacate the promises, which will itself have a certain time within which you will be required to act. If you continue to stay at the property afterwards, then the property owner will have to file a...
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Q: Late to appear on court by 1 day

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

Try logging onto the courts website and looking up your citation. There will be several options for you to choose from. Do not delay.
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Q: i have a revocable trust and will which i would like to amend. can i include the codicil for the will in the trust

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

You really should be discussing this with an attorney having experience in estate planning matters.
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Q: Is a giving woman (when with a man) a menu without prices considered public accommodation discrimination?

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Consumer Law for California on
Answered on Jan 16, 2018

Were you in California when this happened? If not, I am not licensed in New York.
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Q: The insurance company is offering to settle my case but I’m not sure if their offer is reasonable. How do I know?

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Defense for California on
Answered on Jan 12, 2018

Add up all your out-of-pocket medical expenses, such as Dr. bills, pharmacy bills, and other expenses related to treating your physical injuries; add up the lost income you suffered resulting from the loss of time from work; calculate the value of the pain and suffering you have experienced; then add the sum of each of those components together and you will get a rough estimate of the value of your case. If the offer does not equal what you’re sum total is, then it is probably inadequate....
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Q: Do you have to go through a trial before filing a case with the state supreme court?

1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law for California on
Answered on Jan 11, 2018

In ordinary circumstances, not only must you go through a trial through to judgment, but you must also go to the appellate court and be unsuccessful in that court before you can petition the Supreme Court for review. Then, if your issue involves an important public policy, you could petition the state Supreme Court for review of your case. But even then there is no guarantee that the Supreme Court will accept your case for hearing.
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Q: I’m 17 and got preg. But the baby comes I’ll be 18. My boyfriend Is 20 Can the nurses file a report. Any trouble ?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Criminal Law for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

Sexual intercourse with a minor, which you are, is called statutory rape, because you are under the age of consent. Until you are 18 years of age you are a minor. Therefore, the person who got you pregnant could be charged with statutory rape. The child will be prima facie evidence of the crime even if born after you turn 18. Whether nurses in obstetrics/ gynecology wards or doctor's offices report such matters is an open question. I would think that you can locate a doctor who will maintain...
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Q: Is this sexual harassment?

2 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

It sounds like sexual harassment which you should report to your boss or supervisor (not the harasser). You should also check out the website for the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, because you can file a complaint with the agency after you report the incidents to your employer's higher supervisory staff. Cut and paste this into your browser: https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/
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Q: I want to know if my case is sexual abuse in Domestic violence or sexual harassment in employment law.

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

You need a really good female attorney with experience handling sexual harassment claims. Go to this web page and you will see a selection of attorneys in Southern California whom you might contact. https://attorneys.superlawyers.com/sexual-harassment/california-southern/los-angeles/

and good luck to you.
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Q: Can you have illegally use weed sented body spray in public places like a school or around a police officer

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Criminal Law and Education Law for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

Were you too stoned to finish your question?
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Q: Does the DMV have the right to collect information on my medications and dosages for diabetes?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Health Care Law for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

The consequences could include the loss of your driving privileges. Any medical condition which could impact your ability to safely operate a motor vehicle is of relevance to the DMV, particularly at license renewal time. If you were to go into a diabetic seizure, coma or some other, similar event while driving, you would obviously be a danger to yourself and others on the road. The DMV have the ability to inquire about possible medical conditions affecting the ability to safely operate motor...
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Q: Want to leave current home and return to parents as 16 year old!

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

As a minor under the age of 18, your rights are very limited and are controlled by those who have lawful custody of you. Perhaps you could hire the services of an attorney in Tennessee to advise you how to improve your situation. Have a conversation with your parents and tell them you don't feel comfortable or safe with your aunt and uncle so far away from them.

My fear is that there is a lot of information you are not providing, both about why you are in Tennessee and why your aunt and...
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Q: Someone filed a false harassment police report against me, what are my options ?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Jan 10, 2018

New York law doesn't reach California. If your phone number records show no calls to NY, then you should have nothing to worry about.
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Q: What can my wife do about being stalked at her workplace?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Civil Rights for California on
Answered on Jan 9, 2018

I have a question for you. Why isn't your wife asking the questions? It is her issue alone, and she should be the person making this inquiry. As a practicing attorney, I was always suspicious when a spouse came to my office about a case involving the other spouse. You only know what your spouse is telling you, and are assuming everything she tells you is true. What if that isn't the case? Won't you then be the one who is embarrassed? My best advice to you is to be supportive of her, encourage...
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Q: When you hire a lawyer for a case and you unfortunately catch another case do you have to tell your lawyer about it

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Answered on Jan 9, 2018

You owe your attorney the obligation of being truthful with him/her in all matters, particularly those which might impact the earlier charges. I guarantee you that the DA in the first case will embarrass you with the second case unless your attorney is prepared for it, and it won't be funny. The last thing you want to do is withhold information from your lawyer particularly when it could be damaging to you if the first case goes to trial. Be open and honest with your lawyer at all times.
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Q: On November 1,2017 I saw a workers compensation doctor because of a work related Injury. I was placed on leave of

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination for California on
Answered on Jan 9, 2018

What wrongful termination? If your employer reinstated you to your former position, or job, then I don't understand your issue. What do you want, your job or a lawsuit?
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