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Q: Trying to break my contract with my current brokerage and planning to move onto a new one!

I am a real estate agent and I started off my contract back in June 2021 with the brokerage as an apprenticeship program. I am trying to move on to a new brokerage but I need to break this contract first, I talked to the owner of the brokerage and they said you need to pay $5000 if you want to... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Contracts for New York on
Q: Buying a new car at MSRP, - the dealer tells me there is also a mandatory non-negotiable $2000 extended warranty.

I have noted in writing and in person that I will not and cannot use this warranty, I dont keep my car for longer than 2-3 years and will never use it. The extended warranty would extend the basic warranty from 3 to 5 years. I never have a car that long and have asked for it to be removed. Is this... Read more »

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Q: CONTRACT LAW: super dumb question- Can an agreement "perform"?

Basically I'm modifying a lease to act as a Master Lease using a "Spirit of the Agreement" addendum and I've got the following wording: "1. Lessor shall be leasing PROPERTY to Lessee so that the Lessee may sublet to other tenants. 2. The Lessor and the Lessee JOINTLY... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts, Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Florida on
Q: I have some questions about Nursing/Breech of contract involving hours I was contracted for but did not receive

Let me just send you a brief description of my last email to them. And this is just a small part of what’s been going on for 3 months.

I will no longer be bullied, harassed, and discriminated against by Xxxxx Technologies,LLC and Xxx. I have been more then patient with all of you and... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Business Law for Georgia on
Q: My sales person proposed to get paid 5% from contract's Term Value for the next 5 years. We dont know the value..

We dont know the value of the contract (relationship that he'll bring to the table).. We dont know how many deals will be structured with this customer, but he is insisting on using Term Value for this relationship... What does it really mean ?

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Business Law, Civil Litigation and Legal Malpractice for California on
Q: Where does it say in California law that a trustee must maintain trust assets (i.e. rental property for beneficiary)?

In this situation, rental income is to be used for the beneficiary's Special Needs Trust. There is a home that needs to be cleaned and rented yet the trustee has not done anything to take control of the property, clean and get it back on the rental market. I feel this is a breach of his... Read more »

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik answered on Jan 17, 2022

Anyone, with good reason, can petition the court to have the trustee replaced. Failure to fulfill the fiduciary duties is a good reason for replacement.

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Products Liability and Small Claims for Tennessee on
Q: I'm just curious as to if my dealership can legally refuse a refund for a part I never had installed or picked up?

I was never made aware the part was available. I never received a receipt. I no longer need the part. I'm being denied because they do not want to keep the part and says it cannot be returned.

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Probate on
Q: Can consideration be money paid to copy documents to a third party with no benefit to seller?

My dad offered to sell his land for $150,000.00 by a hand written letter to a buyer. The buyer days later met dad at a location and offered to pay $5 to copy some documents because my dad had large bills on him. A sale agreement is now being produced by the buyer stating that he paid $5 as... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Oklahoma on
Q: A friend just hit jackpot on slot machine. His ID expired. I claim it . I'm banned . Casino kept jackpot.

Casino accepted my I. D I signed as claimant.I didn't win and my friend did. So he went back in and told them it was innocent mistake to use me as winner but it was his jackpot. They refused to believe him or look at camera . It's the casino rule that winner has to claim it. We... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Hawaii on
Q: How can I break the lease? The unit has plumbing issues. The plumbers have entered the unit 12X in less than 6months

How do I break my lease? I moved into the unit August 1st 2021. The unit was not move-in ready and the plumbing issues are worsening. The landlord had the plumbers work on the toilets and fix other plumbing issues after I moved in. There were 8 visits from plumbers and painters August and... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for New Jersey on
Q: I have an EIN number as a is a sole proprietory And DBA for my business with EO insurance. Should I change to a LLC?

With the EO insurance can someone still come after my personal asset that are attached with my spouse? The business services as a General Notary and Notary Signing Agent.

Morris Leo Greb
Morris Leo Greb answered on Jan 16, 2022

My advise is that you speak to a CPA to discuss the tax implications. Thereafter once a decision is reached an attorney can be retained to prepare the appropriate documents for filing.

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts for California on
Q: I was wondering if me & my spouses name are on a car lease together. When I get deployed, can i break the car lease?

I am in military. Just curious if the SCRA applies in this situation sense, both of our names are on the vehicle.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Contracts, Education Law and Public Benefits for Florida on
Q: Would categorizing students who make "Cs" as "higher risks of failing certification upon graduation" be discrimination?

The Dean of my program enacted a new grading policy mid-program targeting the students who would progress through the program with scores around 75-77%. Her reasoning was that they "saw" that these "C" students were at a higher risk of failing a certification test after... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: I'm a landlord in Florida. I just passed Florida real estate exam. My real estate license status is current inactive.

I didnt sign up with any broker yet. My tenants want to renew for another year. Should I disclose in lease agreement I'm preparing myself for my own lease that I'm real estate sales associate even though my license status is inactive? Also how do I sign the lease owner, landlord and real... Read more »

Jane Kim
Jane Kim answered on Jan 15, 2022

It is nice that you passed the test, but you are not a sales associate yet and you are not allowed to claim a fee until you have an active license which is associated with a broker. Simply lease it as an owner/landlord and do not claim a fee for that.

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts for South Carolina on
Q: Can I sue for misleading information on my private student loans?

I just graduated college on January 10 2022, and when I go to my loan servicer page, it says I have 3.5 years (1298 days) until my first principal and interest payment is due on my loans. When I click on each individual loan, it says I have the usual 6 month grace period. Can I sue for this... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and Personal Injury for Michigan on
Q: I was emotionally harassed by an advisor for sending emails and asking too many questions.

I was looking for options I can have to change my minor. But during the advising meeting I was denied to ask questions and they said they do not care what I choose. I was denied to ask any further questions on the topic and was insulting experience for not knowing what to do even as an... Read more »

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Jan 16, 2022

What is your question? It sounds like your best course of action would be to address this issue with your university. Perhaps to the head academic advisor or to a dean of students. Many universities also have departments and deans specific to international students.

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