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0 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Connecticut on
Q: I've been married for 10 years and my husband abandoned, fled to another state, and remarried. What can I do?

We are not divorced. I'm trying to find which state he and his mistress moved to. She has posted photos and videos of them together online. I would like to know how I can find out if he legally married her in another state. If I pursue any legal action, could he be responsible for court/lawyer... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law and Real Estate Law for Connecticut on
Q: Walmart left a part (large box) of the items without my consent that I already returned to the store.

I have called and sent emails to Walmart and still they are not taking any action or removing the item from the front door. It is difficult to enter and exit from the front door. Manchester, CT Walmart did the same thing before. The previous item (large box) is still sitting my my garage. Help me... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy for Connecticut on
Q: A question about bankruptcy.

A friend filed for bankruptcy in 2015 because a debtor collector firm filed a lawsuit to foreclose on her home. In which her mortgage had been rescinded in 2005 by her attorney because she had incomplete contract with Ameriquest. So since 2005 by her attorney's advised she stopped making... Read more »

Cristina M. Lipan
Cristina M. Lipan answered on May 12, 2022

Although the bankruptcy discharge extinguishes the personal liability of a debtor, it does not extinguish an action against the debtor in rem, i.e., the secured creditor’s right to enforce its mortgage lien. As long as the mortgage was valid, the secured claim the lender had against the property... Read more »

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0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Connecticut on
Q: I need a question hopefully someone can give me a answer.

My sister convinced my mom to contact a lawyer everything being done behind my back.

My sister trying to take charge control freak . Same sister 8 months ago decided to grab my little sister stuff while her body was laying in the bathroom. As sick as it sounds she died September 22 2021 .... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Connecticut on
Q: Do tenants have to pay rent if there are rats in the building

In MA, if there are mice , rats and bat in the rental. The tenants do not have to pay for rent that month. Is that still applied in CT

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Connecticut on
Q: Should I plead not guilty or just pay the fine on a 14-218a speeding ticket?

This was my first offense ever and the police officer I spoke to gave me a break as I was traveling at 48 mph in a 25 mph zone. He cut it down to a 35 in a 25 and got unreasonably fast. Is there any chance they nolle the case or I just pay it and take the points. There was a car tailing me and I... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Connecticut on
Q: Can I sue a seller for withholding information on town card in CT?

I was under contract on a Multifamily home I liked. Had an appraiser go out and the number he came back with was 100k under priced. They don't want that much less. Come to find out its because the seller never updated the town card to a Multifamily home and failed to mention that to us. Now... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law, Stockbroker Fraud and Tax Law for Connecticut on
Q: What the legal process to open up an investment buissnes in digital real estate (Metaverse)?

Hi, there's a platform that allows you to buy digital real estate and gain "rent", you're also able to sell the "land" that you bought.

You can transfer Dollar into there digital currency to buy stuff or you can also buy with Dollars.

The rent is in... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Connecticut on
Q: Is it legal for a lawyer to have me sign a specific steps form if it was only signed by a judge with nothing checked off

Or even a signature of the date it was signed. I didn't sign anything agreeing to it

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Car Accidents for Connecticut on
Q: In the state of Connecticut, is it illegal for passengers to ride in the trunk?

A car sits 4 passengers and one driver. There are two passengers over the age of 18 who do not have seats. They get in the trunk, without restraints.

Is this illegal? Is this a secondary offense? Is this only a no seatbelt fine?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Estate Planning and Family Law for Connecticut on
Q: Ex husband died in Texas. Divorce was final in CT. Will I receive life insurance payout or will it be revoked?
Peter Christopher Lomtevas
Peter Christopher Lomtevas answered on May 1, 2022

There is too little information here to determine a answer. We would need to know whether the decedent cancelled his insurance policy or otherwise amended it to exclude the asker as a beneficiary. We also do not know what the divorce judgment says as to whether the decedent had to maintain an... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Probate for Connecticut on
Q: I'm one of five siblings in a probate case involving real property.

This is an intestacy case of the passing of one sibling.

In 1996, three of the siblings disclaimed, renounced, and forever refuse to accept any and all interest and benefit in and to said real estate. One of the disclaiming sibling has passed and has 4 children. Am I the only remaining heir... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Probate for Connecticut on
Q: I'm one of five siblings in a probate case involving real property.

This is a Connecticut intestacy case(without survivorship clause) of the passing of one sibling.

In 1996, three of the siblings disclaimed, renounced, and forever refuse to accept any and all interest and benefit in and to said real estate. One of the disclaiming sibling has passed and... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Connecticut on
Q: Hello, Thank you for any help you can provide. I was wondering if the following below constitutes medical malpractice:

I was diagnosed with carpal tunnel in my left wrist in Oct 2019 (no EMG was done - the doctor assessed my condition based on his experience) . I had surgery for it in Jan 2020. Continued to experience the same symptoms and went for follow up testing with a different doctor in the summer 2020,... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce and Domestic Violence for Connecticut on
Q: My sisters husband tried to kill her by stabbing her while she slept almost 2.5 years ago. He was a correction officer.

There are two children now 16 and 12 & it happened partially in front of. It's still in the courts. He has a pension due. The attempted murder was premeditated by about 2 weeks we know about. The lawyer we hired putting my sister in debt, all while her and the children suffer has not been... Read more »

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