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0 Answers | Asked in Small Claims for New Jersey on
Q: In New Jersey, is a text message enough proof for small claims court. In the text, the person agreed to repay me.

There is no signature but written agreement though text.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation for New Jersey on
Q: My daughter was arrested alongside her boyfriend at the time, with a pellet gun in her car. Her car was seized.

Her car was claimed thru civil forfeiture. The problem is , the car was titled in my wife's name. You see, my wife bought the car, and my daughter was making monthly payments to my wife ,i.e,; my wife acted as the bank/lienholder. Did the county have the right to simply steal the car from my... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Education Law and Juvenile Law for New Jersey on
Q: can Somerset school district questioned juvenile without parents consensus or present?

School investigate my child bulling case. my child wants to call us before the school questioned him but school administration not allow him to contact us, told him no one allow to listen to the conversation.

2 Answers | Asked in Construction Law and Contracts for New Jersey on
Q: I had a fire back on September 11. Got a contractor to do the work. The problem is that they never took the permits.

I have a stop work order from the township because the of no permits and since is a 3 family home we need the plans to be draw from a professional architect. I want to get out if the contract and find someone else to do the work. But because the contractor has out we have a contract we need to... Read more »

Morris Leo Greb
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Morris Leo Greb
answered on Jan 25, 2023

You will need to do what is necessary to obtain a building permit. You may an opportunity to file suit against the first contractor under the for violation of the Consumer Protection Law for home improvements. Speak to an attorney.

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1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for New Jersey on
Q: I wrote my landlord in New Jersey regarding removal of cameras or escrow account.

I informed my landlord that if she doesn’t remove the cameras that her tenant friend, whom I have police reports on for harassment, installed in the hallway pointed at my doors I will open an escrow account and deposit rent on time until they are removed. Her response is that I need to show her... Read more »

Morris Leo Greb
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Morris Leo Greb
answered on Jan 25, 2023

Open the escrow account, pay your tent timely, send copy of deposit receipt to landlord. There is no self help permitted in NJ for evictions by a landlord. Statutory proceeds must be followed. A court appearance would be required, You will have an opportunity to explain the situation to a judge.... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can a student in second grade be expelled for harmful & dangerous behavior and gross insubordination?

Not in special education but in a charter school

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can an offer to purchase a house be withdrawn before seller has made a decision?
Morris Leo Greb
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Morris Leo Greb
answered on Jan 25, 2023

Yes provided it is in writing.

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2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can an offer to purchase a house be withdrawn before seller has made a decision?
Matthew Schutz
Matthew Schutz
answered on Jan 25, 2023

You can withdraw your offer if it has not been accepted. You need to do it in writing either by personal delivery, or certified and first-class mail. If there is a real estate agent involved for the other party you can serve them.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Foreclosure, Real Estate Law and Domestic Violence for New Jersey on
Q: The ex-husband was ordered to pay the mortgage until the house is sold. He hasn't paid the mortgage and got the property

The ex-husband was ordered to pay the mortgage until the house is sold. He hasn't paid the mortgage and got the property into foreclosure. The mortgage is solely in his name. The wife owes half of the equity. Ex-husband owes ex-wife more monies than his equity is. Every time she gets the... Read more »

Richard Diamond
Richard Diamond
answered on Jan 25, 2023

There is a court order that required your ex-husband to pay for the mortgage for the marital home until the date of its sale. Ex-husband failed to pay the mortgage and ..... you did not take him back to court immediately to address his noncompliance and ... each time that a buyer has expressed an... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for New Jersey on
Q: Upon ternation of the lease and tenant being given the letter billing a. How many days does tenant does have to respond

Apartment in Pennsauken NJ

What law applies

Morris Leo Greb
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Morris Leo Greb
answered on Jan 25, 2023

The question posed does not give enough information in order to give a cogent

response.

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: I have a car that is originally manufactured and sold in Ohio. It never had a front license plate bracket.

Do I have to add a front license plate if the car is now registered in NJ?

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
answered on Jan 24, 2023

Yes it doesn't matter where a car is sold, it matters where the car is registered for license plate rules.

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0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for New Jersey on
Q: Can I be sued for someone drinking in my NJ home and getting into an accident if I didn't buy or provide alcohol?

If I have a get together at my home in NJ and people bring their own alcohol (I don't buy or provide any), can I be sued/held liable if someone gets into an accident that causes injures on their way home?

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: Can a drug/alcohol rehab facility in nj have hand sanitizer with alcohol in every place and blame covid
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jan 26, 2023

I'm not aware of any legislation that addresses the matter at this time. The issue has been recognized, and non-alcohol sanitizers have been implemented in some places. But it may be up to public health agencies or lawmakers to institute industry-wide measures. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for New Jersey on
Q: hi I found out my husband marry me just to get his green card he was using me to take him in USA not for love , i need

i need help to withdraw his i130 please we got separated since april 2022

Stephen Arnold Black
Stephen Arnold Black
answered on Jan 24, 2023

Does he have his 10 year card yet or just the conditional 2 year card?

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: What is a typical settlement for a pedestrian accident. Pedestrian did not cross at marked crossway. Pedestrian suffered

suffered 3 broken ribs and gash to the head. Pedestrian is on SSI and Medicaid. Does not want to lose that

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jan 23, 2023

It's difficult for anyone to offer a guess on a typical settlement. Each case could be different, depending on injuries, impact on the person's daily life, liability of motorist, and contributing liability of pedestrian. There could be other factors as well, such as the insurance carrier,... Read more »

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