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0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Nebraska on
Q: leasing comp advertised online an apartment and single garage now wants to charge an additional $100 a month. Legal?

My son rented his first apartment. Applied and was accepted. In the online application and information it was advertised for $1,400 which included a one car garage. He thought he had signed the lease agreement but after he moved in, he received a 17 page lease agreement. The rent was $1,500 (he is... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Libel & Slander for Nebraska on
Q: In 2013, my ex husband & his new wife were charged w/49 felony burglaries. They tried blaming me for the crimes

4 people involved said that I was involved & had tried planting evidence on my property. I was never questioned but I was followed, harassed, & told to leave town or else I would be charged for anything they could charge me w/. After being gone 8 years, I am getting harassed by the police... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Municipal Law for Nebraska on
Q: Are there any laws in Nebraska preventing an HOA from implementing a transfer fee for community revenue?

I am currently trying to assess whether it is plausible or not to implement an HOA transfer fee for homes within our community, in Elkhorn, NE, in order to create income for the neighborhood. I have not found any other HOAs in Nebraska that use this fee and would like to be aware of the laws are... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Nebraska on
Q: We had a temp hearing. The judge ordered child supt. When do I start paying? Order hasn’t be signed or filed in court.

We got 50/50 and the temp order states child support and alimony for me to start paying and for both of us to take care of our own mortgages and bills. She has not made the mortgage payment and I haven’t pay for child support and alimony yet since I don’t have any court paperwork. Her lawyer is... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Nebraska on
Q: Filling out driver's motor vehicle accident report online, I accidentally hit the submit instead of save button

Once you submit, it is filed. Should I be worries? Accident was not my fault.

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Nebraska on
Q: cps just threatened to taking our new born because wife tested positive for thc but has been using cbd

the cbd in my town all has up to .3% delta 9 in them allowed by nebraska law and i need help

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Contracts for Nebraska on
Q: How long do I have to invoice a consumer for my service?

I was reviewing accounts and realized I never invoiced a consumer for my services. A year has passed since the services, are they still legally bound to pay me?

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Nebraska on
Q: Can you file bankruptcy on an overpayment made by disability?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 29, 2021

No.

0 Answers | Asked in Business Law for Nebraska on
Q: Record a IT technical interview

I want record a portion of a screening interview for IT technical positions for review by the technical staff. Is there specific language I need to use in Nebraska to request consent to record?

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Nebraska on
Q: My landlord isn't doing repairs.

I notified my landlord 2 weeks ago that my air conditioner wasn't working right. I was told it would be fixed by the 21st. It still hasn't been. Can I buy a new one (in wall unit) and have it installed and deduct the entire cost from my rent?

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Nebraska on
Q: Hi

Hi I’m on probation for a gun charge and they want me to go to a intake for marijuana why do I have to go to an intake

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Nebraska on
Q: Hello my mom got sick and they put her in a home now my sister won't let me se my mo w what should I do
Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

Unless your mother is incapacitated, it is usually the patient's choice as to who they want to visit them.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Q: If I get pulled over with a motorcycle learners permit, what are the consequences?
Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

One consequence of driving alone with a learner's permit is to have the permit revoked and becoming ineligible for a further permit until the driver is 16 years old.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Lemon Law and Civil Rights for Nebraska on
Q: got hired to repair deck, now he doesn't want to pay me. he keeps changing and hurrying me to finish. what are my rights
Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

One option may be a construction lien. See the Nebraska Construction Lien Act, starting at Neb. Rev. Stat. Section 52-125.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law for Nebraska on
Q: How can I recover loss of use for commercial equipment? The other party is liable as it was hit and run.
Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

You can pursue the liable party, if they can be found. Another option may be to make a claim on your insurance. You would want to review your insurance policies to see what coverage may be available.

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for Nebraska on
Q: Insurance company for the at fault party is refusing to pay for damages resulting in their insured being at fault.

My company’s utility trailer,that is essential to operate my business, was totaled by garbage truck. It was a hit and run. It’s been nearly a year and the at faults insurance is refusing to pay anything but a small fraction of the money my business is out. They refuse to show any paperwork for... Read more »

Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

If you were in a motor vehicle collision and the other insurance company is offering to pay less than the damages, then it may be time to retain an attorney and pursue legal action for the damages. The Court will generally order the party to pay reasonably related damages. The party not at fault... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Nebraska on
Q: Why would a Complaint to Modify and a Stipulation to Modify have different statements for child support.

Stipulation says zero and Complaint says 10% increase in defendants child support obligation. My son is 18 and decided to live with his father in another state.

Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

The Complaint just has to give the other party general notice as to what might be requested if the case goes to trial. The Stipulation is what the parties actually agree to. Thus, the Complaint and Stipulation often have very different language.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Nebraska on
Q: Can something found during an inventory of a car be used to charge someone

My husband was pulled over for no plates. The van was going to be impounded. The sheriff’s started going through van without consent from my husband. My husband told sheriff he didn’t have permission to search the van. The sheriff said it wasn’t a search it was an inventory. They found a... Read more »

Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

Law enforcement is required to inventory when a vehicle is impounded. Any inventory found that is evidence of a crime can generally be used as evidence of that crime. That being said, law enforcement can't just claim they may have to do an inventory in the future when really they are doing a... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Nebraska on
Q: I was given a house by my father after date of separation but before divorce papers were filed is it separate property?

Would my house gifted to me by my father after date of separation but before divorce paperwork was filed be separate property or marital property?

Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on Aug 19, 2021

It depends on the facts, but there is the potential of a marital interest in the real estate, even if the spouse is not on the title. Even if only one spouse is on the title of the deed, the spouse may not have the ability to pass a clear title if there is a marital interest in the property.... Read more »

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