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0 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Intellectual Property and Real Estate Law for North Carolina on
Q: I believe My father used false pretenses to regain property, etc. that was signed into my name. Is there a case here?

When my parents got divorced, My mom agreed to the terms of the divorce and lowered the amount she would receive, as long as the terms included everything that my father owned, excluding his house and a couple businesses he owned,would be put under my name. My father agreed, signed everything into... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law for North Carolina on
Q: EMPLOYMENT LAW QUESTION: i JUST HAD A JOB OFFER RESCINDED DUE TO INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM MY CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK.

ON A BACKGROUND CHECK , What exactly if the case disposition date? Everything that i read says that it was the date that the judge found me guilty. I was convicted in 2016. The disposition date on the report says DEC 8 2021. It looks like I have a fresh case. Shouldn't my disposition date be... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support for North Carolina on
Q: I am In chapter 13 bankruptcy can ex wife get child support modification

Ex wife, moved children from Mobile, Alabama to El Cajon California. Without my permission about five years ago. We have an original child support order in Mobile Alabama, where if the children were relocated, my permission would have to be given. She took them anyway will have no contact with me... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for North Carolina on
Q: My daughter's boyfriend left her and their child and states he doesn't want parental rights to the child.

What steps do we need to take now to ensure my daughter has full custody so that it is legal and binding?

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for North Carolina on
Q: Can a judge order me to stop recording CPS employees?

During open court in a CPS case that has since been closed I was ordered by the judge to stop recording CPS workers and anyone involved with the hearing. I responded with the fact that I believed my rights to be infringed upon due to such an order but followed it for fear of repercussion. The... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for North Carolina on
Q: Real Estate law, fire extinguishers

My complex did not have accessible fire extinguishers in our unit or around our building for the first 2 years I lived in the complex. They just recently came in and checked our smoke alarms which I've only seen them do once in the 3 years now I have been here, and provided us with our first... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for North Carolina on
Q: Can a judge order me not to record CPS in North Carolina?

During a CPS hearing I was ordered by the judge in open court to stop recording conversations with CPS workers. I responded with the fact that I felt as though my rights were being infringed and the judge still gave the order at which I was expected to follow and did for fear of repercussions.

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for North Carolina on
Q: How can I fight a retaliatory eviction for non repairs in caswell county nc

I wrote a letter requesting repairs to the water lines, having no heat, landlord refused to fix back porch for a secondary escape route and any other repairs that's needed. Only to have a eviction notice 2 weeks later

0 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for North Carolina on
Q: Hi! What is my best avenue for immigrating to the US from NZ?

I am a NZ citizen currently in the US (NC) on an ESTA visa waiver, visiting with my fiance.

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and Real Estate Law for North Carolina on
Q: My Hoa community in nc has homes with vinyl siding, they rejected any new vinyl siding installs, can i sue?

Community is with homes 25 years old, some homes have vinyl. Recently passed a bylaw change to add wording, now new vinyl siding installs on any homes unless it already has vinyl. I have masonite on home. Hoa denied my application. They stated they always had this policy but they just added it into... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Land Use & Zoning for North Carolina on
Q: A developer wants to rezone our neighborhood of single-family homes to build a large apartments. Can we stop him?

His request to rezone from Residential to Office and Institutional was denied (by a 1-vote margin) by City Council. Now he plans to request rezoning again, possibly to a different type of zone. Our neighborhood borders the local high school on one side and a flood zone on one end. He is a local... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for North Carolina on
Q: Hypothetically if someone were chased out of a store after removing spider wrap from 200 product. What happens

Hypothetically was chased to car with no tag. Haven't been approached by anyone as Hypothetically the car was left in a parking lot and Hypothetically lyft was taken home

3 Answers | Asked in Collections for North Carolina on
Q: I need a listing of lawyers in Mecklenburg county that can consult me on a debt collection suit
Barry W. Kaufman
Barry W. Kaufman
answered on Feb 1, 2023

We don't do that in this forum. There may be other places on Justia where you can look.

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3 Answers | Asked in Collections for North Carolina on
Q: I need a listing of lawyers in Mecklenburg county that can consult me on a debt collection suit
Lynn Ellen Coleman
Lynn Ellen Coleman
answered on Feb 1, 2023

You don't mention if you are trying to collect from someone, or if you are defending a collection against yourself, or if this is a business collection matter. If you are defending against a personal collection you could start out with consumer bankruptcy attorneys (many also defend... Read more »

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0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Employment Law and Business Law for North Carolina on
Q: Can a company change my wage to minimum wage because I was let go for misconduct and no showed at work?

I never signed any paperwork with company in NC . The company is a subcontractor to another company and that company changed how they would pay us. I didn’t want to be changed to monthly pay so I quit. Now the company says per their policy, if you no show, quit or refuse to agree, you will get... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for North Carolina on
Q: Another question regarding about my brother passing with a will. So his daughter is entitled to everything not us?

He's daughter 16. So we couldn't get nor even his clothes?

Lynn Ellen Coleman
Lynn Ellen Coleman
answered on Feb 1, 2023

Since your brother did not leave a will, his daughter is his only heir. The clothes are of little monetary value, but it is up to the administrator of his estate to decide how to pay any remaining debts of the estate. You should have a quick consultation with a probate lawyer to determine what to... Read more »

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