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Q: Can I claim adverse possession on a track of land that is enclosed by a fence around my property/home?

I purchased a house in November of 2023 in Benton County AR. I did not have a survey and the seller did not indicate any adverse possession. I had a shed installed on my property, within the fence around my home in March and the neighbor adjecent on the back objected to the shed indicating it... View More

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Q: Can legally deed property to family to protect it from another loan I personally guaranteed that is going into fore...

...foreclosure as a deficiency judgement is likely.

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Q: My wife received a ticket for something that she didn't do she was a passenger and I was the driver we need help

I was pulled over by a state trooper for left of center during the traffic stop the trooper pulled each of us out to ask about drugs then ask us to return to the vehicle and later returned with a ticket in my wife's name for failure to register and she was a passenger the insurance was in my... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Arkansas on
Q: How do you get a different public defender if your lawyer isn't helping defend you

My son is autistic and don't under the severity of his charges his first offer was 100 years and his public defender isn't defending him at all in fact my son's attorney actually defended 3 men who killed my son's uncle my wife and I feel our son is not be I g represented like he should be

1 Answer | Asked in Trademark for Arkansas on
Q: I am selling fall candles, can I use "Autumn Walk" on my candle? The word “Autumn” itself is trademarked in candles.

I am looking at selling some of my homemade fall candles. It is considered trademark infringement to describe/name my candle with the word "Autumn" within my candle descriptive name with other words added to it? For example, if I named my candle "Autumn Walk" is that... View More

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answered on Jul 19, 2024

Using "Autumn Walk" for your candle could potentially be considered trademark infringement. The term "Autumn" being trademarked by Bath and Body Works for candles means they have exclusive rights to use it in that context. Adding another word like "Walk" might not be... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate Law and Construction Law for Arkansas on
Q: In the process of buying a home, yesterday walked the property & discovered a grave stone where I want to build?

I am currently in the process of buying this home and we haven't seen any information about there being a gravestone. While walking the property I found it and it is actually right where I am wanting to build a horse riding arena. I found a name on the stone but can't find any information... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Arkansas on
Q: notice of intention to issue writ of possession

I'm a landlord and I filed in court today to visit someone on my home and they gave me that to give the person but they gave me some other stuff too

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Elder Law for Arkansas on
Q: To add a name to a deed via quitclaim in Arkansas, is the grantor also listed as a grantee along with the added person?

Adding adult child to property

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answered on Jul 18, 2024

Hire an AR attorney to draft the deed. Your answer could be yes or no as it depends on what type of estates are created by the transfer.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Arkansas on
Q: I am relocating out of state and have primary custody of my son with exclusive residential rights (Arkansas)

Do I need to inform the father and the court of my intent to move? I live in Little Rock. If so, what is the process? What if the father objects?

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Arkansas on
Q: Is there such thing as failure to appear court?
0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts and Insurance Bad Faith for Arkansas on
Q: Is the car dealership that finance my vehicle committing fraud.? False down payment and should I send the car back?

My auto financing contract shows that I paid $4,000 down when I only paid $2,000 down doesn't that change my finance charges total cost of financing and is that fraud or misinterpretation can I just send the vehicle back and find another dealership? Arkansas state laws would pertain

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Arkansas on
Q: I am relocating out of state and have primary custody of my son with exclusive residential rights (Arkansas)

Do I need to inform the father and the court of my intent to move? I live in Little Rock. If so, what is the process? What if the father objects?

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Civil Litigation and Probate for Arkansas on
Q: How do I claim a child’s part of my late father’s estate?

I’m 21 my dad passed away. He has 200 acres. He was married to my stepmom. She will not give me anything of my dads. He was a veteran and had money I would like my part of the land or my part if she sells the land. I am his only child

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: I'm being charged with theft of property after said dog owners said they not want him back

I sold a puppy and the owners had him for 19-20 days. It had a seizure a few hours after me giving him his shot. I told them I'll take back puppy and refund your money the next day. They called and changed their mind and said they keep him. He had another one 19- days later. I took him to my... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Elder Law for Arkansas on
Q: I need to get guardianship over mom and brother. It's urgent.

Mother is going into nursing home and my brother bank account is in her name and we can not get into it.

0 Answers | Asked in Health Care Law for Arkansas on
Q: If someone visits the emergency room asking for a treatment and is in distress cannot breathe is it appropriate for the

Is it appropriate for the healthcare of the rider to ask for the patient to sit straight into chair with no support of the back even after asking for support of the back and then was told that they would not be there have they not been using drugs and repeatedly asked him don't you do drugs... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: Questions on sacred plant medicines and the RFRA

Hello,I am a member of the Church of the Sacred Plants, seeking a religious exemption to use psychedelic mushrooms under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). Our church has defined beliefs, rituals, and ethical practices centered on the spiritual and healing properties of sacred plants.In... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody, Civil Rights, Domestic Violence and Government Contracts for Arkansas on
Q: I'm facing prosecution at any time for a debt that was accumulated and put upon me under the color of law.

There is a account that was to be divided that would of paid the made up debt placed on me only and I've taken legal route to have the money released to pay the debt, the government official refuses to sigh the form to have the money released to the state

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Arkansas on
Q: Judge court ordered father to amend birth certificate.he did not so how can he still receive child support payments
John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on Jul 11, 2024

Typically child support obligations are not conditionally tied to other obligations of a parent. The child support obligation to the father is independent of the father's obligation to amend the birth certificate.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: I am seeking guidance on how to legally protect my use of sacramental plant medicine under the RFRA.

I am seeking guidance on how to legally protect my use of sacramental plant medicine, such as psychedelic mushrooms, under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). I am a member of the Church of the Sacred Plants and want to understand the legal protections available for the religious use of... View More

John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on Jul 11, 2024

# 1) Read https://law.justia.com/cases/federal/district-courts/FSupp/906/1494/2126785/ to consider whether the "Church of Sacred Plants" constitutes a "religion" protected by RFRA

# 2) Read https://supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/494/872/ to consider whether the...
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