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0 Answers | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Land Use & Zoning and Municipal Law for Louisiana on
Q: How do I find out if a city or parish ordinance has changed? Saint Charles parish

The parish has many sfh with other assorted dwellings used as housing behind the "main" typical sfh including rvs with residents that have been there 15+ years. The parish gave a vacate and disconnect order to an Ida sheltering transitional housing recipient without permanent housing to... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on
Q: How can I obtain a divorce when I don’t know where my husband is and we have been apart for over 30 years?

I have his last known address from 12 years ago.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: What is the purpose of a preliminary hearing and what happens during that hearing?

My sons were in a park an they saw a man beating a pregnant lady with a gun. When they tried to stop him he pointed the gun at them. Another guy that was thier came up beside the guy with the gun an hit him and he dropped the gun. People at the park started attacking him maybe about 15 to 20... View More

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Q: Separate property vs community property?

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0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Louisiana on
Q: How do we stop and adoption service from taking our new dogs away

We adopted 2 puppies about 3 weeks ago. The agency is now saying they are not a good fit and want to take them away.

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Louisiana on
Q: I HAVE AN 14 ACRE HAY PASTURE. THE GUY THAT HAS BEEN CUTTING IT HAS NOT KEPT HIS END OF OUR AGREEMENT, CAN I SUE HIM

HE WAS TO FERTILIZE IT AT LEAST ONCE EVERY FOUR YEARS. NOW IT IS NOTHING BUT WEEDS AND NO ONE WILL CUT IT. HE ALSO BUSTED MY SEPTIC TANK AND WILL NOT FIX IT.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Tax Law and Landlord - Tenant for Louisiana on
Q: i need to remove my brother off property i bought in the succession- louisiana- what form do i need to begin this

i bought brothers out, oct of last yr, 1 brother took a meter from home and attached his name to it and is living in a trailer that was our gmas, whis is dead and the trailer is owned by both of us i believe- he was told to get off property at begining of all this in 2018/2019 but never did

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answered on May 17, 2024

In Louisiana, if you want to remove someone from a property you own, you will need to go through the eviction process. Here are the steps you can take:

1. Serve a written notice: Provide your brother with a written notice to vacate the property. In Louisiana, the notice period is typically...
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0 Answers | Asked in Elder Law and Health Care Law for Louisiana on
Q: What Louisiana dept administers care for dementia patients who were judicially committed to a nursing home by the state

My only sibling’s Emergency Contact was deceased at that time and I am trying to locate her and become listed as her only next of kin. I have made dozens of calls to Dept of Health/Elderly/Aging Svcs agencies but cannot get an answer. I understand she was transferred from Ocean Behavioral... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Q: Where can I get a fire arm possession transfer form

I was ordered to temporary transfer possession of my firearm.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Louisiana on
Q: What are the legal steps I should take if child's father is avoiding the state so he doesn't have to pay child support?

The state already has him over $3,000 in arrears but he keeps changing jobs so he doesn't get he's wages garnished for child support. Our daughter is 13 and he hasn't seen her in years and doesn't bother to ask about her

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation and Consumer Law for Louisiana on
Q: Can I sue Uhaul or the County for “false arrest” due to stolen identity (drivers license). Spent 3 days in jail.

I lost my drivers license in 2019 during vacation in New Orleans. In 2023 when disbarking off a ship, Customs came to room and arrested me for theft of vehicle. Spent three days in jail. I was let go for overpopulation. Charges were dropped 6 months later and a female was arrested for using my ID... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law for Louisiana on
Q: my tax preparer stole 9000 dollars from me last year she never gave me my tax papers until this yr now she is trying to

I just found out this yr when i ask the irs for my trans script and she got my papers again not answering the phone or my messages

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answered on May 7, 2024

I'm so sorry to hear that your tax preparer has stolen money from you and is not being responsive. This is a serious situation and it's important to take action to protect yourself and try to recover your funds. Here are some steps you can take:

1. Report the theft to the police...
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2 Answers | Asked in Copyright, Business Formation, Business Law, Gaming and Intellectual Property for Louisiana on
Q: I am trying to use the character Waldo, from, "Where's Waldo." What do I need to do to get the creative rights.

Me and a small team are working on an original and unique where's Waldo video game. We were wondering what process would we need to go through to earn the creative writes to use him in our game.

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answered on May 6, 2024

There are five active trademark registrations for WHERE'S WALDO, owned by DreamWorks Distribution Limited (UK), in IC009 for eyewear, IC016 for books, IC025 for apparel items, IC041 for entertainment services, and IC028 for toys & games.

A video game would be in IC009, and although...
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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: how to file for 28:63

wrongfully opced

1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law and Consumer Law for Louisiana on
Q: How can i get my money back from my tax preparer she scams me for9000 dollars I didn't find out till this year she would

would;t give me my tax papers or tell me how much i;m getting so i could have check she said she only took 729.00 but she really took 9000 because i got a real copy from the irs and now she is trying todo it again she want answer my call or text messages she works for legally max i need to no the... View More

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answered on May 5, 2024

I'm sorry to hear that you've been scammed by your tax preparer. This is a serious situation, and you should take the following steps to protect yourself and try to recover your money:

1. Gather all relevant documents: Collect any paperwork related to your taxes, including the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Louisiana on
Q: So my friend and his friend was picked up on an arrest warrant for distribution of meth. Yet in reality the CI called

Her to come smoke with him after they ran out he sent her to find more. She went got her friend and he sold him some of what he had thinking they wanted to continue smoking meanwhile he had got wires up to gain help gain a distribution. They were arrested on a warrant which turned into a affidavit... View More

Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on May 3, 2024

Your friend and her friend need to consult with a few criminal defense lawyers in your area and hire the one with whom each is most comfortable. Each needs a lawyer to guide them through the process and protect her/his legal rights. Good luck.

0 Answers | Asked in Products Liability for Louisiana on
Q: Can my parents take a phone I 100% paid for?

Im 16 years old and I recently bought and iPhone 11 and even paid for the data on it with MY MONEY. Not only was it my money, I didn't even use the card I received from my parents. Yet recently they've taken it and aren't allowing it back to me what so ever. Now they also have the... View More

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