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0 Answers | Asked in Construction Law for Minnesota on
Q: I had a contractor do new roof and siding on my mobile home and some inside work. Workmanship was very poor.

Service plus come to check furnace only to find out the wrong vent was put on roof and furnace got so hot it turned white inside, service plus red flagged it. Theres MUCH MORE.

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0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Minnesota on
Q: I am from Minnesota and I was put on a 2-year probation for a second degree DUI home state of imposition I have comple

I completed everything except the driving with care and the med impact panel I'm from Minnesota I work full time in healthcare I lost my grandma and my mother just in the last 7 months due to covid plus nine of my residents that have been long term with me I have complied with everything that... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Minnesota on
Q: I am from Minnesota and I was put on a 2-year probation for a second degree DUI home state of imposition I have comple

I completed everything except the driving with care and the med impact panel I'm from Minnesota I work full time in healthcare I lost my grandma and my mother just in the last 7 months due to covid plus nine of my residents that have been long term with me I have complied with everything that... Read more »

Jonathan Matthew Holson
Jonathan Matthew Holson answered on Sep 17, 2021

I would expect that a probation violation might be filed. I’d suggest that you complete the driving with care and victim impact panel ASAP. Additionally, telling the court that you’ve done everything that was asked of you is a bad idea because you haven’t. You haven’t completed the DWC... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Minnesota on
Q: i have convicted of a petty misdemeanor due to speeding 75mph on a 40. I was rushing due to family restrictions.

Have time a curfew at the house and didn't want to arrive home late, so I had to rush to get home fast and, my mom was sick, so I had to take care of her in all ways, so I had to sacrifice myself for hers.

i was trying to know if I can go on probation for the ticket I've received

Jonathan Matthew Holson
Jonathan Matthew Holson answered on Sep 16, 2021

There isn't really a question here. Were you charged with speeding? Have you already paid the fine and consequently plead guilty to the speeding ticket? You need to more clear on what you are asking for anyone to help you.

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Minnesota on
Q: how does getting a visa through a sibling work?

my mom is undocumented. I recently saw that she can get a visa through her siblings since they were born here. However, both of them sponsored my aunties husband to get his visa. Can they still sponsor her? How long does the process usually take?

Alexander Ivakhnenko
Alexander Ivakhnenko answered on Sep 17, 2021

Yes.

If your mother's children were born in the United States and turned 21 years of age they could petition your undocumented mother to adjust the status to Lawful Permanent Residency.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Minnesota on
Q: Can a custodial parent collect child support if the child does not reside with the custodial parent

Can two people collect child support for the same child at the same time

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Minnesota on
Q: I just moved into a building in Lake Crystal MN_there are surveillance (not security) in the hallways -1

pointed at my door. can I do anything about it

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Land Use & Zoning for Minnesota on
Q: How to see if I qualify to make an adverse possession claim?

My boyfriend and I are trying to buy his grandparent's house. It was built in the early 80s. The grandpa originally bought two plots of land side by side. They are both 10 acres. In the early 2000s, the grandpa built a pole barn on the edge of the left property on the east property line. It... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law and Business Law for Minnesota on
Q: I'm being recruited by a company that does not violate my non-compete. They are being acquired by a company that does.

The acquisition hasn't closed. What do I need to disclose to the company recruiting me and if I'm hired before the acquisition closes, am I in violation once it does?

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for Minnesota on
Q: How do I file a haraasment restraining order to protect residents and staff from my organization from a former client.

My organization works with youth involved in the criminal justice system and formerly homeless and/or sexuallly exploited youth. We recently evicted a 26 year old resident who has been tresspassed, however sits just off property and heckles staff and residents. He has also been accused of selling... Read more »

Jonathan Matthew Holson
Jonathan Matthew Holson answered on Sep 13, 2021

The request for a Harassment Restraining Order is pretty straightforward. You would simply need to submit one in the county where the facility is located. An HRO could prohibit the former client from being within a certain distance of the facility. You are going to have difficulty submitting a... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation for Minnesota on
Q: I want to apply for SSI do I need an attorney issue married just over 9 years ex was life threatening can count those?

Although I wasn't married 10 years some exceptions are made sometimes I was wondering if my life was in danger before, during and after the divorce since not my fault not a 10 year marriage if with an attorney I can get those years income to count towards retirement income. I was a stay at... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Minnesota on
Q: Regarding Abandoned Property- if I know the tenants new address, can I just ship the items to them to avoid waiting?

I understand I could not later try to get reimbursement from them; just don't want to wait 28 days, provide notice, etc.

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law for Minnesota on
Q: What’s the legal limit of hours my employer can make me stay at work if the next person calls in?

I work as an in-home personal care assistant/nursing assistant. My employer often tells, not asks, me to stay past my scheduled time if the next person calls in sick. They call it being “stuck.” I work 12 hr shifts (no sleep time), usually overnights, and last week I was told I had to stay for... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Minnesota on
Q: I would like to know what my rights are as a tenant. I rent from My brother.

I pay a rent of 750. originally this was supposed to be for the basement. it has a finished bath and bedroom. and a unfinished living space.

it was supposed to be finished but after six years very little has been done. I had to move to a room upstairs because a water leak in the bed room... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Minnesota on
Q: Can I file for a substitute guardian/conservator without having a lawyer in Missouri?

My sister was appointed a permanent public guardian/conservator in Missouri last Wed. My sister would like me to be the guardian and move her to MN so she could be near family. I live in MN.

2 Answers | Asked in Copyright and Trademark for Minnesota on
Q: What are the general rules for political slogans and their use on products that I would sell? Thanks in advance.

I am looking at printing some political shirts for my business in the coming years. I am wondering what the rules are for using political slogans on products that are intended for sale? Thanks

Marcos Garciaacosta
Marcos Garciaacosta answered on Sep 6, 2021

There are some registered, such as Make America Great Again, so you would be violating his registration

You can make variations and parody though

You should consult with an attorney

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0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Minnesota on
Q: Found a non-disclosed unused, septic tank on home I purchased 3 month ago. Is the seller responsible to pay for removal?

The house has an active septic system that was inspected and is in working order. While lawn mowing I found an old tank that was not disclosed and I'm 99.9% positive the seller knew about it as they had planted trees all around the holding tank and a good chunk of the cement lid was/is visible.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Minnesota on
Q: My brother turns 18 in a few months and we are wanting to take are divorced parents to court so he can get custody of me

Do you know if there is a way we can plan this out with an attorney without them knowing about it are mom has had drug abuse and has abused us before but cps has never done anything about it and are dad has been abusive toward my brother before and we are stuck in a spot and we can’t be going... Read more »

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