The spa owner said she would pay what is owing when her divorce settles, and money is released from an escrow account. I've been waiting for about 2 years. The spa owner claims not to have the money when I've asked repeatedly to be paid. I need options to compel the owner to pay what is owed.
On January 1, 2020, California enacted AB-5, which outlines various standards under which workers are either independent contractors or employees. (However, most of these standards were in effect at least as far back as April 2018.)
My concern is that you and the other “independent...Read more »
There is not enough information posted to answer the question. The IC's rights and obligations are governed by the terms and conditions in the agreement, as well as the performance of the contract. You should: (1) gather all the relevant documents, including: contract, communications...Read more »
I have put a brick wall and a trellis to prevent any foliage to fall into their backyard. However, he has still been cutting our trees within and far beyond our shared fence line. I have put up “Beware of Dog” signs and “No Trespassing” signs on the fence, but he spray painted over them. We... Read more »
Civil Code section 3346 provides for treble damages for unlawfully cutting down trees, if the trespass was intentional, and double damages if the trespass was unintentional. The California Supreme Court, on February 20, 2020, just issued a decision on this issue. (Scholes v. Lambirth, (2020) 8...Read more »
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