Questions Answered by Robert Jason De Groot

Q: Made an offer on a home in Jupiter, seller accepted my offer then called and said they accepted a higher offer.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on Jan 30, 2014

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Was the contract fully executed, as in was it signed by all parties.?

Answer this Question View More »

Q: Is a downloaded real estate purchase agreement binding in court

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on Jan 30, 2014

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
I cannot give advice as to the validity of an agreement without reading it.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: My vehicle was lien by a mechanic.

2 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Florida on Jan 30, 2014

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Exempt? Are you sure you want to ask this question or is there some other question that would make more sense? The mechanic basically got the vehicle in return for the work that was performed on it.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: Do I need a w-2 from workmans comp before I file my taxes this year?

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for Florida on Jan 30, 2014

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Have you asked an accountant or your income tax preparer?

Answer this Question View More »

Q: Can a 20 year old go to jail for sleeping with a 16 year old

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Yes, anyone can report a crime, if a crime has been committed. This one might be contributing, but probably cannot be sexual battery. It also depends heavily on exactly what you mean by "sleeping with."

Answer this Question View More »

Q: Options of buyer when contractor deliver defective product

1 Answer | Asked in Construction Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Go see a local attorney about this problem.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: no court order but still paid child support, what age does child support end in the state of florida? child is now 20..

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
No you are not obligated to pay child support. It usually stops at 18, unless the child is still in high school and reasonably anticipated to graduate prior to turning 19.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: passenger can u get charge for permiting unathorize person to.drive not owner

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
You did not provide enough facts here, just a question.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: can my husband divorce me if he lives in California and i live in florida?

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
You need to speak with an attorney in California, and probably one in Florida too.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: I am a home health care provider providing private duty care in private residences. Can I file a lien for non payment?

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts for Florida on Apr 25, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Not in my opinion. The lien would have to be for construction type services.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: How do I have a signed FARBAR contract for purchase of real estate, enforced by the courts?

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on Apr 25, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
See a local real estate attorney about the viability of filing a suit for specific performance.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: Would the mother have to pay the father child support?

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 25, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
That would be the goal for the attorney you hire, and the attorney would work diligently to attain that goal. What more can I tell you other than the court can deviate up to 5% of the calculation figure.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: While having new water service installed in County where impact fees are waived can they still charge you?

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Florida on Apr 25, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
I think that would be up to the local authorities on this particular subject. Get cousel.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: I am a Code Enf Officer. Working on Land Use case for Mining/Retail Sales Operation / Business. Any case law out there

1 Answer | Asked in Land Use & Zoning for Florida on Apr 25, 2015

Answered on Apr 26, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
There is mountainous case law on this subject and if memory serves me correctly D&S or D&H publishers have a treatise on this subject in Florida. Go speak with the city or county attorney above you. Otherwise get to a law library and ask.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: spouses divorce then remarry each other, when is the original support order deemed null and void.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 25, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
To answer your question an attorney will have to do a lot of research of the case law of our state.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: How likely am i to receive Alimony?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 25, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
You need to get an attorney on this matter. You are not likely to get alimony in my opinion based upon what you wrote. But I could be wrong.

Answer this Question View More »

Q: If I file for child support, will custody also be decided?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Apr 24, 2015

Answered on Apr 25, 2015

Follow Question


Robert Jason De Groot's answer
The system does not work the way you want it to. Yes, custody will be determined, time-sharing and parental responsibility have to be addressed just like in a divorce.

Answer this Question View More »