The case is well documented, proven and the crime has even been admitted to under oath in federal court....it seems as if there are few (none) attorneys familiar with or interested in taking a civil case involving financial abuse of a dependent adult. The Elder Abuse Dependent Adult Civil... Read more »
There are lawyers who practice elder law in California, however there are a few of them. Just keep searching and help the lawyer by providing financial information regarding the value of the case an the prospective defendant. Most lawyers in thèse type of cases prefer to work by the hour. Best...Read more »
We are current on rent, he comes in with realtor without 24 hour notice, and verbally told us in the past we could use the 1st and 2nd of month to move out. He is upset we realized he was coming in to house while we were at work to work on the house and show the house w/realtor, so we demanded 24... Read more »
This answer is for all tenants who are abused by pushy landlords. No landlord can force you or enforce an illegal eviction. The court will not stand for it. If someone threatens to evict you by next day. Tell them to talk to your lawyer. Preferably a tenant lawyer in your city. You will win...Read more »
That is the only lock on the front door - the doorknob does not have a lock. The only other doors are sliding glass doors that open to walled-in patios. In case of an emergency, tenant must locate the key to unlock the front door.
My lease clearly says "Tenant agrees to pay $4,250 per month for the term of the Agreement." And, "This Agreement shall terminate on May 31, 2020." Can I fight this? Is there anything I should be aware that he could do if I don't pay the increase?
I took my dog to my usual dog sitter. My dog ran off leash while he was being walked by the dog sitter and scratched someone on the wrist. The person is now seeking medical compensation. What can I expect from this? I was alerted of this situation from my dog sitter after the incident occurred. Who... Read more »
Call your insurance agent and open a case with your company. Do not anser or talk to the victim's lawyer let your insurance company defend the case. they will provide you with a lawyer that will talk to you. Best of luck.
My sister who did not live in our moms home. But a couple weeks after our mom passed my sister told me i had to be out in 10 days. She stated the person she sold it to told her to let me know he was going to change house locks. I have never met the man who my sister sold moms house to. I never had... Read more »
You need to ask her for your mother's will or trust, If she refuses she may be violating the probate code. Hire an attorney or go to the courthouse and do a search for a will or trust document that has been filed on behalf of your mother. You may also hire an attorney to help you with this...Read more »
The owners plan to have the bees killed by spraying something into the wall. Then they plan to tear out the wall INSIDE our apartment to clean everything out. We would prefer that they have the bees removed alive. And we would most certainly prefer that they do the clean up from outside. They say... Read more »
Our dog picked up our neighbor's old dog, shook her and then drop her; No visible injury right after. Our neighbor took the dog to the vet and found out she has a broken bone. We have pay up to date ~$7500 for the vet bill and we got a 3rd vet bill for $4500 because the first 2 surgeries did not... Read more »
If you are hurt, go to the hospital. Your workers compensation insurance should pay for it.
If the people that attached you work for the company and you can identify them, report them to management. If nothing happens, file a police report and talk to a lawyer near you. You may have a...Read more »
Yes, you can sue him but if he and you did not have insurance then you will just be wasting your time. There will not be any recovery. You should talk to the D.A., maybe he can get him off the road. Just as an afterthought, were you living with a relative or by yourself? Best of luck.
I have no heat water leaks from the ceiling the light fixtures you can cut the lights on when it rains cuz the water come through the lightbulb the world least outside I have mold in it in the garage on complete bathroom in the garage windows missing holes in the roof I've been living like this... Read more »
24 hrs laterIm attacked nf recieve serious injuries. The police and the D.A. don’t acknowledge this as a factor in this assault and battery with gbi against me. I think it’s an obvious threat that put me in actual fear of my life.
Our agreement on my having my bf sleepover on occasion.we agreed that he'd pay $20 per night it was never discussed any limit or that special rules . I even asked so we could be clear on all the rules my landlord refused to discuss it and for.now reason now banned him from.evrn coming into the... Read more »
Your landlord is a jerk and may be acting illegally. You have a right to have visitors in your apartment. If you rent a room in his house, that may be different. If he interferes with your BF visiting you, notify him that he is not staying overnight. See what he says about that, If he says he...Read more »
The back where this took place ceiling had lifted up away from walls s owner offered no help city of Sanger posted unsafe signs on all units failed to shut off water ND power police did no investigation they all said it was due to rain section 8 for failing to notice both extinguishers were almost... Read more »
The building owner is definitely in violation of the warranty of habitability and the tenants are entitled to damages. The facts are somewhat unclear but the City inspectors should be called to make a written report and the landlord should be put in notice to arrange for temporary lodging for the...Read more »
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