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Q: The company I hired to fix a leak in my roof/ceiling has claimed to have fixed it 4 times. Each time it still leaks.

Leak was discovered & company was called in August 2022. The company has sent a mitigation team to dry and a construction team to fix the roof and room repairs. After the first rain after everything was allegedly fixed, the exact same leak in the exact same place happened again. The company... Read more »

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Q: My mother-in-law was served papers recently. In them she is marked as a judgment creditor. What does this mean?

The case seems to be a default on a property owned by someone possibly attach to her we are unsure on what the complaint in the case is but they have her marked as a judgment creditor in the concerned parties information.

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Q: 2021 a co. sent my brother and I letter & a contract to sign to try and claim mineral right funds being held .

i did not sign it or return it to them thinking it was a scam of some sort but my brother did go forward. then i got legal papers stating i was somehow included. well a few emails and phone calls later i realized that they had proceeded w/o my noterized signature any way. still believing it was a... Read more »

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Q: A deputy sheriff allowed a car title to be signed without a notary present therefore making title useless

Title cannot be notorized because it is a violation of the law. What recourse do I have?

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Q: Can i file for a trademark even if someone else has already done so and received said trademark?

Detailed explanation: I'm looking to file a trademark for a logo and word/name can i file for the same trademark specifically coining a word/name (logo will be different) if someone else has already done so and received the trademark even if i am planning to sell merchandise that has no... Read more »

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Q: We have a barn builder who has walked out on the project mid- build. We are wondering what rights we have in Ohio?

We are owed approx. $80 K in work not completed. This is not a small claim.

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Oct 13, 2022

You can sue the contractor for breach of contract. Find a lawyer near you and schedule a consult.

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Q: I have a protection order against an ex friend he constantly calls and text me and occasionally comes on the property

Police reports have been filled out but there has been no real precautions for the respondent abuser the victim is left with no protection the abuser respondent has a gammon violated a protection order by via texting and calling showing aggression and Stating sexual activity how long should it take... Read more »

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Sep 26, 2022

Court proceedings get delayed all the time and the prosecutor may not reach out to you until it’s very close in time to them actually having to do something. You can always reach out to them for updates.

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Q: Does this mean if I don't have a garage. I can park it in my driveway?

No truck or other commercial vehicle of a rated weight of more than three-quarter ton shall be parked on any street or any residential premises in any A or R District for any consecutive period of four hours or more; provided that nothing herein shall prevent the parking of such vehicle in a fully... Read more »

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Mar 25, 2022

No, it means if you want to park it within the described area for more than 4 consecutive hours, it must be in a garage.

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Q: Wat is a judicial n how does it work

I just need some advice on decisions that I'm making to make sure the right

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Apr 3, 2022

An Ohio attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for four weeks. It looks like something may have gotten left off your question. If you mean, "What is judicial notice?," that's the concept in the rules of evidence that certain facts are so clearly accepted and obvious... Read more »

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Q: I sold a local dealership my car, they bought out the lease and said they would give me the difference in funds,

They have put me off for 5 wks blaming the finance Co. for delay of title.. the finance Co stated they sent title Feb 11th. I've contacted the dealership and excuses.. what can I do, can we get them for fraudulent bussiness practices ?

Bridget Sciscento
Bridget Sciscento
answered on Mar 7, 2022

This may be a violation of the Ohio Consumers Sales Practices Act. I don't completely understand the facts here, but it sounds like the dealer has not transferred title within 30 days.

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Q: I applied for rental assistance and received a check that covered my entire lease.

I just received word that the check was a mistake and now I owe $4200. What can I do?

Bridget Sciscento
Bridget Sciscento
answered on Feb 7, 2022

With only the information provided, I cannot give you a more detailed answer; so, I suggest contacting your local legal aid association. Legal aid associations provide free of cost legal assistance to eligible people. Many of the legal aid societies have large landlord/tenant departments that may... Read more »

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Q: My mom is next of kin for my brother that just passed..because he is divorced now...she had to sign for cremation

Since she is the next of kin... my aunt not my mom's sister..asked for Ashes to b put on side for us family.she is saying there is none.i called funeral home to find out about ..they said 2 packets were made on side and given to her she is saying that there is none...nursing home is saying... Read more »

Andrew Popp
Andrew Popp
answered on Nov 3, 2021

No question is asked here. If you are questioning who has the legal authority to say what happens with a loved one's remains you should look to Section 2108.81 of the Ohio Revised Code. (link below) That is, unless your brother executed a separate declaration changing the law's default... Read more »

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Q: I had back surgery in December and the next day had nerve damage in leg my doctor did another surgery next day

The xray showed concerns for the screw being lateral which was causeing nerve damage to where I couldn’t walk and the screws he used one of them was broke and now I have permanent leg damage from it and no back doctor will help me after haveing 2 back to back surgeries Do I have any options

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Oct 5, 2021

You should contact a personal injury / medical malpractice attorney immediately. The statute of limitations is quite short so it is important to get in to see a lawyer right away.

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Q: Can you sue an individual for online harassment?
Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Sep 2, 2021

Theoretically, yes. But it may be very difficult to prove a monetary damage.

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Q: Is there a legal way around tint law in ohio?

I hate that In ohio an officer can look into your windows in your car and then search if he finds something he thinks is suspicious, however they have limited the tint to 50% on the front side windows and reflective tints which allow more than enough light through have also been made illegal. I... Read more »

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Aug 24, 2021

There's no way around the tint laws, but it is also unlawful for an officer to search your vehicle based upon a guitar case no matter how sketchy it looks.

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Q: Can a male get in trouble for getting a 15 who is now 16 y.o pregnant and she told the family she was 17 and would be

She told the family she would be 18 but her mother came to my house to visit her and I made her tell her mom she was pregnant that's when her mom told her real age of 15. She has since turned 16 and the baby is due soon. Once we learned of her age my son broke it off with her now she's... Read more »

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Aug 16, 2021

Yes, he can get in a lot of trouble seeing how the baby is proof that he committed a criminal offense known as unlawful sexual conduct with a minor (commonly known as statutory rape).

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Q: How can I see the court transcripts of my parents divorce case?

My parents have both made claims and denied claims maid by the opposite parent and I want to know who is being truthful.

William Lehner
William Lehner
answered on Jul 5, 2021

You can look up the case at http://search.summitcpcourt.net/schedule/p_CaseNameSearch.aspx. You could hire a lawyer if that doesn't help.

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Q: Why did the housing court in Cleveland summon us to court because our tenant parked on the front lawn. I

We own a house on 2221 w 106 st Cleveland 44102. We do not live there. When the street was being swept on April 13, our tenant could not park there, so he parked on the front lawn. Cleaning was from 8 am to 5 pm. The inspector said the car was there at 1:40 pm. There was no grace period.The shared... Read more »

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
answered on Jun 7, 2021

It's unclear what you have been cited for, and we certainly cannot speak to the motives of the government in citing you, but considering you've been summonsed to court I would suggest you hire an attorney.

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