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1 Answer | Asked in International Law for California on
Q: I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE THEORY TITTLE OF KING USA MY FIDUCIARY HAS THEORY FUNDS TO PAY FOR IT, BUT SHE IS REALLY BUSY.

Can I Obtain The Tittle of King USA

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Feb 5, 2022

I am not sure what a Tittle is, but the title of King of USA is prohibited by custom and was refused by George Washington.

With all due respect, get a life!

1 Answer | Asked in International Law for Texas on
Q: We had a family member die in a mexican hotel. The police say suicide. As americans, how do we obtain the police repor

There was an autopsy and investigation with pictures. We would like to have everything.

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Feb 3, 2022

This is not a matter of international law. It is a matter of the municipal (think local) law of the United States of Mexico.

You need a lawyer in the city where the event occurred. You have no advantage--nor disadvantage--being from another country trying to obtain a record....
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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law and International Law for Washington DC on
Q: Is there national imagination lawyer's guild, and why not publicly advertise to people around the world how 2

People who wish to become American citizens should be given a step by step imagination process with potential immigration lawyers - I think world advertising is in order - avoid the breaking of the law label as illegal as in illegally being here at their own free will - as an illegal?

Matthew T. Famiglietti
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Matthew T. Famiglietti
answered on Jan 29, 2022

The American Immigration Lawyer’s (AILA.)

is an organization of Attorneys who specializes in aiding individuals who have immigration problems including Naturalization, becoming an American citizen, as well as other immigration issues.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and International Law on
Q: The united nations used my name in one of their reports, i think by mistake, do i have a chance to win this case ?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Feb 15, 2022

It could depend on how the information was obtained by them and how they published it. If it was something from a public record or court decision, it could be permissible and valid use. If the use harmed you in terms of civil law causes of action such as defamation, invasion of privacy, etc.,... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Collections and International Law on
Q: If I live in Australia and a US citizen owes me money, how would I proceed with getting legal help in getting it back?
David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Jan 14, 2022

How do you propose to proceed.

Where was the debt creadted: Australia or the US.

Has your debtor been Australia when this debt was created.

You need a lawyer, either in Australia or here (or both).

What was your alternative, hire a hitman?

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good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law, Gov & Administrative Law and International Law on
Q: Are there any restrictions with a Canadian green card holder working/participating/with P A C political action committee

Example Treasurer or Treasurer assistant, PAC Administrator, or Governing Body, example Chief Executive Officer

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Jan 12, 2022

This is an immigration question, not international law; however, if he/she holds a green card they can do anything but vote! (My wife--a Canadienne--had a green card and she campaigned for me when I ran for county judge.

1 Answer | Asked in International Law on
Q: Isn't Canada breaking the UN 1951 convention by not offering travel documents to refugees?

At the moment, it isn't possible for refugees in Canada to get a travel document due to COVID (unless it is urgent), even though passport services are available for citizens. Doesn't this break article 28 and 3 which are respectively "provide travel documents for refugees" and... Read more »

William Jaksa
William Jaksa
answered on Feb 7, 2022

The global pandemic is causing tremendous pressures and constraints on governmental services. They are still providing the required documents, albeit at a reduced number with additional criteria and prioritization. Doubt that it raises to a level of discrimination.

2 Answers | Asked in International Law on
Q: Answer the following questions and give reasons for your answers: The seller, company A is a tyre manufacturer based in

Canada. The buyer, Company B, is a tyre distributor from Denmark. In July 2006 they signed an agreement for the

delivery of 3000 winter tyres for heavy trucks. The contract has concluded by email.

Having received the buyer’s acceptance, the seller made a reference in its final... Read more »

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Dec 24, 2021

Your question is more complex than you perceive. This is not the right venue to get a correct response.

You are asking for an opinion on either the Canadian law (and that may be influence by province) and Danish law, with the overlay any treaties that may apply as well as a complete...
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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law, Civil Rights and International Law on
Q: Hello, My friend overstayed their visa for about 5 years in israel, they are US citizens. What happens now?

What state will they be deported to, who pays for the flight? Do they get deported immediantly? Id like to know what happens once they reach the U.S. too.

Kevin L Dixler
Kevin L Dixler
answered on Dec 21, 2021

This is a forum that provides general information about U. S. Immigration law. I am unaware of anyone who practices Israel immigration and deportation. However, more information will be needed for an Israeli attorney can figure this out.

Where is your friend? Is your friend is now being...
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1 Answer | Asked in International Law on
Q: Hello, I have an aquantince back in Palestine. They overstayed their visas and now could face deportation. What happens

They are U.S. citizens, born there. How would the process go, would they be able to choose what state they get deported to or to the state they were born in? Who would pay for the flight? What happens afterwards that?

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Dec 21, 2021

What happens is subject to Israeli law and the agencies of their government that enforce it. Your guess is just about as good as mine, but I would suspect that they will be repatriate on a local airline and dropped off at the nearest arrival point for that airline in the U. S.

3 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law and International Law for Texas on
Q: I am an International student from Myanmar and I am on a F-1 (Student) visa. Is there a chancfor me to apply for asylum?

Myanmar is going through a military coup right now and people do not have jobs. My parents can’t send me money for school or to go back home anymore. I do not have much options.

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Dec 20, 2021

It's hard to answer on these few facts, but my suggestion is to seek a conference with a good immigration lawyer (your situation appears to be mixed between "immigration" and "international")

I know that Burma is a problem, but what the U. S. State Department will...
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3 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Family Law, Banking and International Law for Florida on
Q: Bank account in Canada not honoring my contract.

It is joint with rights of survivorship, we specifically wanted to have access to it regardless if one of us died. Now the bank has frozen the accounts after I innocently mentioned to them of her passing since i thought i was in my right. They are saying that there is no rights of survivorship in... Read more »

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Dec 18, 2021

Read the contract carefully.

The municipal law of Quebec is based on the Code Napoleon (like Louisiana) and cannot easily be compared to the common law of Florida.

I would suggest you hire a lawyer in Montreal (sometimes a notaire can handle this type of problem) and see if it...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, International Law and Traffic Tickets for Illinois on
Q: Can you travel internationally (Canada) if you complete court supervision for a Class A misdemeanor for speeding?

Can you travel internationally to places such as Canada or UAE if you completed court supervision for a Class A misdemeanor for speeding 35 MPH plus in the state of Illinois? My understanding is that upon completion of supervision it leads to a non conviction? Is this true and if not convicted are... Read more »

Alexander Ivakhnenko
Alexander Ivakhnenko
answered on Nov 25, 2021

You may travel internationally, but I personally have seen U.S. citizens turned away from entering Canada for a variety of traffic and Criminal offenses regardless of the years past after that conviction, when they traveled by car.

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1 Answer | Asked in International Law for Arizona on
Q: I anticipate my patent will be granted soon. How would recommend I proceed for international patenting?

When USPTO publishes, is it too late for me to pursue global patents?

Jane Kim
Jane Kim
answered on Nov 27, 2021

You should repost this question under Patents (intellectual property) category.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and International Law on
Q: what was the Court's holding with respect to the general enforceability of forum selection clauses?

M/S Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 407 U.S. 1(1972) United States Supreme Court

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Nov 13, 2021

The Supreme Court held that forum selection clauses are enforceable. The case involved a forum selection clause stipulating that litigation of disputes would be handled in the High Court of Justice in London for a towage contract to move an oil rig from Louisiana to Italy. The Court upheld the... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law, Civil Rights and International Law for California on
Q: If you help someone from another country come to the U.S., are you responsible for them in a monetary way?

For example, if you sign a visa for them to come visit, or if they want to live here and not just visit, is there a way to help them, and if you do, are you responsible in any way for them for life?

Kyndra L Mulder
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Kyndra L Mulder
answered on Nov 12, 2021

If you have completed a financial affidavit on behalf of the alien you are responsible for that person to a limited extent.: USCIS.gov/I-864 and USCIS.gov/I-134 is where you can find the forms and an explanation of your responsibility if you sponsor someone.

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1 Answer | Asked in Copyright, Intellectual Property, International Law and Trademark on
Q: Is it possible to use the name "Mad House" for my project that I intend to make money off of?

I'm planning on creating a cartoon named Mad House, and I was wondering if MadHouse Studios (which is located in japan) could sue for use of the name

Marcos Garciaacosta
Marcos Garciaacosta
answered on Nov 7, 2021

Depends if the name is protected in the United States, and where you plan to sell your products.

Consult with an attorney.

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law and International Law for North Carolina on
Q: LOST PASSPORT please help! How to extend stay over 90 days with an ESTA, whilst awaiting a new passport?

I have just arrived at the airport to leave USA after a 90 day tourist visit on an ESTA visa waiver program. I was due to leave for 4 days to allow my visit time to renew and then return to the states to finish my trip for another 2 months. But I have arrived at the airport and lost my passport!! I... Read more »

Alexander Ivakhnenko
Alexander Ivakhnenko
answered on Nov 4, 2021

You will need to comply with the reality. Obtain your expedited foreign passport and then apply for a new visa in that document.

There is no way around it.

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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Animal / Dog Law and International Law on
Q: I bought a kitten and it turned out to be sick and the seller is not accepting to return or refund me the amount paid

I bought a kitten about a week ago and took it to the vet after long trying to make an appointment and it turns out that the kitten is sick it has an ear infection, juvenile gingivitis and stomach problems even though the seller told me that the kitten is completely healthy and was recently vetted... Read more »

Linda Liang
Linda Liang
answered on Nov 3, 2021

It's a question whether breach of contract has occurred and whether there is misrepresentation that you relied on to enter into the contract. If there is misrepresentation that you relied on, you can ask for the seller to pay the fee. If he does not, you can bring a lawsuit in small claim court.

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