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1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy, Collections, Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for Indiana on
Q: Can I fight judgement interest if I wasn't notified of the judgement?

I received proceedings supplemental in May of this year for $9000 the original judgement was for $6000 dollars. I had no idea about the judgment as I was never served papers and never notified of any judgement against me. Will I be able to fight the interest accrued?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 30, 2022

If you were not served, yes. Otherwise, likrly not.

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for Indiana on
Q: Are estate lawyers in Indiana allowed to charge legal services based on a % of estate assets when providing services?

I am unable to find a statute stating this in Indiana Code 29-1, but wanted to see if it is a law or another statute in Indiana.

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Indiana on
Q: So would this make any consolidation of multiple sections under one HOA voted on prior to this bill passing invalid?

An organization claims to have merged all sections covenants in to a single covenant in '91. If this bill legalizing the ability to do so did not exist at the time, does that illegitimize that claim and require a new vote?

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Indiana on
Q: Can a lease be renewed with a new landlord if they bought the property from whom our lease was originally signed?

We signed with landlord A who sold the property to Landlord B.

Landlord B is operating through a property management company.

The property management company wants us to RENEW our lease with them, but we never had a lease with them to begin with.

Is this legal?

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Indiana on
Q: Can landlord charge a termination fee (2 mths rent) for breaking a lease AND keep the security deposit in Indiana?

Security deposit is being kept due to no other reason than terminating the lease early. Current occupant turning over property June 30, new tenant moving in July 15.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Indiana on
Q: I have a friend who’s in prison right now and I had some questions I’d like to ask about his time

His current lawyer isn’t telling us anything so I’d like to get information from a different lawyer to see what is possible

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Indiana on
Q: I rented a camping spot in April for $400. I asked him within one week of paying my rent if I could start it in May.

He said no. That is fine. On April 10th he called me and told me that I could not move to the spot I rented. He wanted me to move to another spot. I told him that I did not want to move to a different spot that I would rather have my money back. He refused to answer my calls until a couple of days... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Indiana on
Q: My landlord is attempting to evict me because I had health problems and was told to file for disability. can he do that?

My landlord also has stated that he wants to move his daughter into the house.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Car Accidents for Indiana on
Q: I had a unsat judgement driver's license suspension expire in 2014 in Indiana. Will i now be able to get a license?

When I was 17 I got into a car accident in Indiana. It was a friend's car. I was found at fault for the accident. I had an unsat judgement against me in 2007 and it expired 2014. Due to severe anxiety I just never tried to get my license again and over time forgot about the judgement. Now that... Read more »

Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett
answered on Jun 25, 2022

If the suspension ended in 2014 then there should be no reason it would prevent you getting a license. However, there may be a reinstatement fee. Also, there could be other reasons preventing you from getting a valid license. If you do not have a myBMV account, set one up and look at your... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Indiana on
Q: How do we make AT&T accountable for the damage their technician did to the back of our new siding by running wires.

A service technician from AT&T screwed a wire anchor that looks like a 5 inch white round button into the back of our newly sided home. The next day another technician came out and ran service lines from a house across the alley to the anchor and then down the side of our house. These are not... Read more »

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