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1 Answer | Asked in Business Law and Contracts for Florida on
Q: Is an email enough to modify the terms of a contract?

I am deciding whether to sign an agreement between myself and a bank for card processing services. The merchant agreement states there is an early termination fee, but I was able to get the bank to agree to waive the fee via email. If I sign this agreement as written but retain a copy of that... Read more »

Jane Kim
Jane Kim
answered on Jun 29, 2022

Your written agreement reflects final terms and would likely exclude any oral or written understandings outside of the written agreement unless incorporated by reference as an addendum or exhibit.

3 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Copyright and Intellectual Property for California on
Q: I am a digital artist. Legally, am i allowed to use 'U.S. Army' on the art i am making, and intend to sell?

- The term U.S. Army will be used on a characters uniform i have drawn. - if i sell the art with that phrase on it, are there any legal implications?

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene
answered on Jun 29, 2022

You appear to have done some of your own research based on the link you attached. To be absolutely certain you should contact them directly and/or sit down with an attorney who specializes in such matters. The second option probably the best since you could take a LONG time trying to get a... Read more »

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0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Colorado on
Q: What can I do when a HOA Community Manager doesn't respond about community issues and lies about community interactions?

I tried to file a complaint against a Community Manager of my HOA, and that Manager was made aware I made the complaint.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Entertainment / Sports for Maryland on
Q: Hi! I was given an offer by a music company, and I wanted to know if this contract seems good before signing!

Scott Scherr
Scott Scherr
answered on Jun 29, 2022

You are going to need to consult with an attorney that practices Entertainment law to review the contract and suggest changes or warn you about any issues. You should expect an attorney to charge for his or her time. There are many good attorneys out there and you can look for one on Justia or... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Collections, Consumer Law and Contracts for Georgia on
Q: How can I prove that a creditor intentionally faked a piece of certified mail in magistrate court?

A creditor is attempting to show that they notified me within ten days of a repossession of a intent to collect a deficit remaining from a car repossession and private sale. The piece of certified mail they sent with their initial claim had obviously been photo copied many times with many... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Employment Law for Massachusetts on
Q: If I signed a contract to work for as a contractor for a company, can I quit if I want?

I signed a contract to work for a specific company through a recruiter company. Before I started the new job, a better job offer was given to me. Can I rescind the already signed contract and work for the 2nd company that had the better offer?

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts for Kansas on
Q: Owner financing the sale of her business, if she gets in financial trouble will it harm me the current owner?

We bought the building and business from her. We have our own ein number but if her name is a lein holder on the deed if she files bankruptcy or anything could it come back in the business?

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Real Estate Law, Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for Florida on
Q: I have a question regarding a security deposit in Florida.

Hi everyone, hopefully whoever is reading this is having a fantastic day! I moved around a year ago to an apartment and around 2 months ago I moved out of said apartment, the front desk at the place told me that I would receive my deposit through the mail. I just called them yesterday after waiting... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Business Law and Collections for Virginia on
Q: Should I write a letter of demand first, or should I hire an attorney and sue the other party?

In October 2017, I signed a stock transfer agreement and I became a shareholder of a restaurant in Virginia.

In November 2019 I ended the agreement (verbally). My business partner (majority shareholder) and I sat down and we calculated what he owes me on a simple piece of paper. This... Read more »

Steven Krieger
Steven Krieger
answered on Jun 28, 2022

You can do a letter or a lawsuit. You know your former business partner better than an attorney, so if you think the partner would be motivated o resolve if sent a letter then that's the way to go. If you think the partner would ignore the letter, then litigation is the way to go. I'm... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Business Law, Employment Law and Contracts for Florida on
Q: Employee Contract Overtime Structure, Compliant or NOT?

First and foremost thank you for taking the time to read my question. I would also like to add this is hypothetical not actually happening to me.

If you make an agreement with an employee for example that if they work 50hrs per week they will average 19.00 Per Hr with the Overtime pay... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Estate Planning, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Pennsylvania on
Q: I live in PA, I signed a lease from Sep 2021-July 2022. I was never given anything stating we could not renew.

I went into the office in April and asked if we had the option to renew our lease and was told I would be sent somthing about a month before our lease was up. We did have a balance due and they sent an email saying if we did not satisfy the balance they would start the process to file for an... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law and Contracts for Louisiana on
Q: I want to obtain and LLC for scrap metal recycling and a dismantlers license. What should i do?
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on Jun 28, 2022

Not certain of your question --is it your want to purchase an existing LLC or you to form a LLC? That said, whichever it is, what you should do is start by meeting a business/corporate attorney to make sure whatever it is you want to do is in your best interests. If you are forming an LLC, is the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Criminal Law for Alaska on
Q: Is this double jeopardy? Punished twice in the same jurisdiction, two charges with legal effect and enforceability.

11/13/2003 assistant district attorney Wolfe created a record: written plea agreement is AS11.41.110(a)(2), held in abeyance.

5/31/2005 Judgment is AS11.41.110(a)(1), currently enforced.

The Dillingham Court did not grant assistant district attorney Hofmeister a legal authority... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Q: Is a docusign document for a federal government grant a legal binding document and what’s the time frame one must disbur

Is it a legally bonded document with a certain amount of days to disburse funds after signing award letter

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Consumer Law and Contracts for Utah on
Q: What can I do if a dealership reneges on financing terms discussed prior to signing a contract?

I purchased a new vehicle on a Saturday and they quoted me a monthly payment that I was good with. They told me financing wouldn’t go through since it was the weekend. Meanwhile, I signed some documents and took possession of the vehicle. Afterward I looked at the contract and my heart stopped... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Construction Law and Contracts for North Carolina on
Q: Would notifying a party to come get their tools constitute a termination & breach of the contract?

Entered into a contract with customer to perform multiple projects. Such projects included installing sod, french drain, a concrete slab, and a sprinkler system. Upon completion of concrete slab install the homeowner and his family wanted to place their hand prints in the concrete, and was happy... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts and Landlord - Tenant for South Carolina on
Q: I have question about lease and when and if I can officially break a lease without penalty.

I am currently under lease for another 4 months on a 14 month lease, but have purchased a townhouse and will be moving out next month. The reason I decided to purchase a house NOW was because we have had nothing but issues since we have moved in. The day we started the lease and received the keys,... Read more »

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