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0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law, Business Formation and Business Law for Illinois on
Q: I set up a business & website in 2018 with my now former partner. We didn't have an legal agreement re our partnership

just the public notice of our new business. Both of our names/ addresses are on this public notice as "owning, conducting or transacting business." She took over the website in 2020 & changed the password. This year, she shut down the website without asking me & has told me to... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for California on
Q: Can I respond to a summons with a E-203 - Stipulation and Order to Arbitration/Mediation form?

Recently being sued for on a civil case. I'm still within the 30 day period to respond. I would like to exercise the ADR option, which was included on my summons. Will filing the E-203 - Stipulation and Order to Arbitration/Mediation form suffice as a legal response?

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Sep 21, 2021

It took 20 minutes to hunt down the Sacramento County Local Court form E-203. No, this is not a response to a summons and complaint and if this is all you file, you will be defaulted and could have a default judgment entered against you. This is an ATTACHMENT to a stipulation for the Court to... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law, Civil Rights and Probate for New Mexico on
Q: What trouble will a personal representative get into for not sending an heir the notice of informal appointment of PR?

New Mexico Probate (no will) heir agreed to appoint PR but PR sent the endorsed order of appointment instead of the specific 4B-401 NMRA form to heir, also didn't file the proof of notice 4B-402 NMRA because it was a small (under 50k) estate and not required to file documents with the probate... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law, Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support on
Q: As a minor living with sometimes physically abusive parents, are there alternatives to relocation to another home/family

Asking this for a friend. She has had problems in the past with a physically abusive father. Never so serious as to permanently maim or kill her, but enough to injure her.

She has very little other family, and is even more repulsed by the idea of being a foster child etc. then she is by... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for California on
Q: My companion is going thru a very nasty divorce. A MFC judge yesterday concluded an inspection to take place in both

My companion is going thru a very nasty divorce. A MFC judge yesterday concluded an inspection to take place in both

both parties residence. I do not want his ex to enter my house (owned solely by me). A law officer is more than welcome but under no circumstances the soon to be ex is... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Nevada on
Q: Is demanding I show proof of vaccination before I get my money from the sale of my House illegal?

Time of an essence breach and has ceased all communication with me.

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for Alabama on
Q: Can I move out at 18?

I turned 18 in June this year and since then my mom has been mentally abusing me. I feel scared when I’m around her because she has tried to hit me before. My boyfriend has witnessed how she is with me an my step dad and nana has tried to talk to her but she doesn’t listen. She was out of mine... Read more »

Q: How does 80% of an HOA enforce the results Special Meeting not recognized by current board that isviolating828,47-250(c)

Is there a CT. State statute that supercedes chapter 828, sec. 47-250 (c) (d)? Current board abused its position. 80% of Assoc. held a Special Meeting on the 15th day after current management refused to recognize this meeting at the direction of a corrupt and negligent Board. The Signature sheet... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law and Civil Litigation for Alabama on
Q: What is the law when it comes to separation before divorce in AL? Can you move out immediately?

I am miserable living under the same roof with my spouse. I came clean about being gay, and admitted to an emotional affair - but no intimacy took place. I'm too afraid to leave because he'll say I abandoned my house and belongings. We don't talk, just argue and ignore each other.... Read more »

Shane Michael Oncale
Shane Michael Oncale answered on Sep 13, 2021

I cannot tell you how much confusion there is out there on the streets with this concept of "abandonment." Once upon a time (not as long ago as you would think but long enough ago that it doesn't bear more than a few words to address) you had to prove cause to get a divorce. There... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law and Divorce for New Jersey on
Q: My husband & I are in the middle of a divorce after being married over 31 years and now having 5 adult children, with

the 2 youngest in college. We own a house worth $450,000 plus with one one mortgage of approx $300,000. I have been a stay at home mother for since 1994 or so and our only other real asset is my husband's 401k worth about $40,000. My husband thinks he can walk away without paying alimony or... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Copyright and Arbitration / Mediation Law for California on
Q: His do I file a formal writ to the courts for personal possession?
Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Sep 13, 2021

Some Judicial Council forms deal with the right to possession. They can be found on your Local Superior Court website under "Forms: State forms". They may give you some ideas, and they will cite some statutes regarding writs for possession. Consult a local attorney about recovering... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Civil Rights and Probate for Washington on
Q: If there was an order that took the management of an estate out of the families hands and we never were given notice of

Proceedings/ served let alone chance to write a declaration and provide evidence that would throw the case out . can we get the judgement set aside? Especially since the mediation cost , tax , attorney fees will cost us over half the estate where it shouldn’t

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Personal Injury and Arbitration / Mediation Law for Nevada on
Q: My wife requested a hypoallergenic room with Hilton. She goes into anaphylactic shock when she's exposed to feathers.

• Defendant failed to uphold the duty of care, acting negligently toward the plaintiff. • The causal connection between the defendant's actions and the injury/harm to the plaintiff. The failure to ensure the room was feather-free. The negligence resulted in harm or damage the incident is... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: My Ex-wife and I got divorced and shortly after took our son to the doctor. She signed the paperwork to authorize

Now I’m being summoned to court to pay the back medical bills. Can I fight this?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Civil Rights and Environmental for Michigan on
Q: have a general question about noise. I have very sensitive hearing and autism and other disorders. I've contacted the bu

have a general question about noise. I have very sensitive hearing and autism and other disorders. I've contacted the business and the police about the noise but unfortunately it's gone on deaf ears. They keep playing music outside that's pounding and I'm right behind their... Read more »

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Sep 3, 2021

You could try contacting the city's neighborhood / code enforcement section. If the offending property is a business, there could be some abatement issues they could consider. But if the noise falls within the city's code concerning noise (e.g. it's within prescribed reason, etc.),... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Appeals / Appellate Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law and Child Custody for Texas on
Q: What can you do if your constitutional rights have been violated by a mediator, a lawyer, and a judge?

The OC inserted verbiage on an MSA agreement that violates my and my children's rights. For example, if my children were to be molested by the other parent's spouse, according to the MSA there is absolutely nothing I can do about it for 5 years. Can't file petitions, modifications, anything.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Bankruptcy, Tax Law and Arbitration / Mediation Law for Ohio on
Q: Can an employer be pursued for monies incorrectly withheld and paid to a municipality due to an acknowledged error?

Hired in 2005, I moved to a virtual role during 2012. Following a bankruptcy discharge in 2018 I was notified of a municipal income tax deficiency owed to my residence city. Upon receipt of the notification I worked with the tax authority to attempt to reconcile. This included providing copies of... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 1, 2021

Yes.

1 Answer | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for Tennessee on
Q: How do I proceed (I am the renter) with the arbitration mandated in my apartment lease?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Sep 14, 2021

A Tennessee attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. You could consider reposting and adding Landlord-Tenant as a category, especially if the substantive law involved in your matter involves a L-T issue. You're correct in choosing arbitration as a heading, but... Read more »

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