So, basically, my brother n law signed a very suspect and immoral farm lease from my grandmother, on her death bed, (20yr). But the lease is very vague, I had a lawyer send him a demand letter to stop trying to farm our properties because his lease isn't valid. Soon after he worked up ground... Read more »
answered on Mar 20, 2023
You are in a tough spot.
In order for you to get clarity and satisfaction over the use of the property, it seems like you will need to go to a District Court or the Probate Court that has had jurisdiction over the properties.
As part of the case(s) or causes of action, you will need... Read more »
Is there anything I can do?
I was receiving life saving medicine for my liver.The insurance was cancelled on my last month of medicine.And I never could receive my last month.
answered on Mar 16, 2023
The Texas State Law Library provides this list of legal aid clinics around the state that offer pro bono and reduced rate lawyers:
Most lawyers only offer pro bono services thru such legal aid organizations because the... Read more »
I agreed to work with a personal trainer, who sent me a form and told me to sign it while on call, within minutes. It was $500/month with a 3 month commitment. I misunderstood her explanation to mean I could pay 500/month and cancel anytime. After 3 weeks with her, I've realized that her... Read more »
answered on Mar 16, 2023
Without reading all the terms of service, my gut instinct is as follows:
The unpaid commitment ($1,000) will likely still be assessed as a termination fee, meaning you're free to cancel now but she will still collect one way or another.
If you want to maintain the liquidity, I... Read more »
I paid 13,000 with a down payment of 1,300 and I got this car in 2021 at a payment of 324 per month, is this misrepresentation or not? The car is clearly not worth what it is sold for.
The solar contractor has since gone out of business and has filed bankruptcy.
answered on Mar 14, 2023
The company that has filed bankruptcy and is now out of business is no longer a viable defendant.
You might consider looking at the solar panel manufacturer to determine if the installers were simply repeating a representation previously made by the mfr.
The first issue is that the agreement does not include my full first name, Stephen. The agreement has Steve as my first name. I assume this does not matter and the agreement is still valid, but could you please confirm? The 2nd issue is the "Design Services" Article states: American... Read more »
answered on Mar 14, 2023
The Steve v. Stephen distinction is not likely to matter, especially if you signed the Agreement already. Your signature will be indicia that you understood who they were referencing by calling you "Steve" (i.e., you wouldn't have signed if it called you... Read more »
I signed a quote but the company didn’t. It has a place for signatures and initials on another page for a discount price. I didn’t sign or initial that because I chose not to do that part of the deal. Can they hold me to that part too?
answered on Mar 13, 2023
It may be. The question is whether there was a meeting of the minds on the essential terms of the contract.
A signature is evidence that there was a meeting of the minds and can be dispositive. The lack of a signature is evidence that there wasn't, but isn't necessarily... Read more »
Can you please gave someone to call me 832.326.6476 I took out a loan for 1500 and now I'm paying 7000 back ridiculous. Any help you can give would be appreciated. It has to be illegal in Texas. How do I fight these people and not have my credit score or be legally sued. Can you assist me in... Read more »
answered on Mar 16, 2023
You may also want to contact the National Association of Consumer Advocates, which is an organization of attorneys and consumer advocates who specialize in protecting the rights of consumers against unfair or abusive lending practices. Their website is https://www.consumeradvocates.org/
I spoke with the financial planner about long term care insurance. When he called to tell me I had been approved and he got my bank info, he said the initial payment was $1650. I told him I couldn't afford that much per month, especially since I had not seen any details and had not agreed to... Read more »
answered on Mar 9, 2023
First of all, a financial advisor who is a fiduciary DOES NOT SELL YOU FINANCIAL PRODUCTS! He advises you what types of financial investments you ought to make, but never ever sells you products. He is only selling his expertise and advice.
Second, long term care insurance... Read more »
Liberty Utilities fails to provide any notices within a 24 hour time of notice when they appear to vacate property without any such work. This company has continued to breach our agreement concerning no kind of notices within a 24 hour period before coming on the property. They refused to make... Read more »
answered on Mar 8, 2023
I assume that since you reference a utility company that the agreement you have with them is an easement. It's unusual for a utility easement to require advance notice to the land owner to come on vacant land to do work, and especially if the utility believes the work may be needed for a... Read more »
back ground check. I drove 100 miles each day for 2 weeks. Also they made me file for an LLC which was $150 and go on ride alongs with other salesman and I spent over $200 in gas. They owe me around $1500 and will not pay because I failed the background check. I believe since they put me through... Read more »
answered on Mar 7, 2023
It depends on the terms of your employment agreement and the reason you failed its background check.
If your employment offer was not conditioned on you successfully passing their background check and a background check is not required by some law or regulation governing your occupation,... Read more »
photos are from my deployment in Iraq and are verry important to me.
answered on Mar 5, 2023
I would start with the Wayback Machine. It is a site that periodically records the contents of other websites. See if it has a past record of your MySpace page as it appeared when your photos were on your wall.
I signed a contract to purchase a Global Exchange Vacation Club membership yesterday. Now, I am regretting doing so. Do I have a rescind period in Texas to cancel this?
Without giving too much detail, my employer is going to have us begin taking credit card payments over the phone using square. Basically inputing the credit card numbers into square as the client reads them out to us. A couple of my coworkers are concerned that they could personally be taken to... Read more »
NIL (Name, image and likeness)!
Seller agent says the money goes to them because buyer is terminating the contract. We didnt terminate, the bank just denied us. Its the TREC form.
answered on Feb 24, 2023
If your purchase of the property was contingent on you getting third party financing (for example, from a mortgage company), your TREC earnest money contract should include the Third Party Financing Addendum.
Paragraph 2 has optional boxes to check concerning what happens to the earnest... Read more »
Pest control company did not comply with what they promised and refusing to let consumer out of contract because of the 3 day right of refusal.
answered on Feb 24, 2023
One year pest control contracts are legal and are common.
If the contract was solicited by a door-to-door salesperson, the three-day rescission rule applies. See linked article for how that rule operates: https://texaslawhelp.org/article/the-3-day-right-to-cancel-a-purchase
Your... Read more »
In order to reduce cell phone charges by having 5 or more devices on one bill. 20 months later we find out that he has been monitoring all of our calls, text messages, and tracking our daily movements. Is this legal? Is he responsible for our reasonable expectation of privacy that has been... Read more »
answered on Feb 23, 2023
A cell phone account holder commonly has access to information concerning the usage of the cell phones on that account. That enables the account holder to monitor each device’s usage for unauthorized activity.
Smart devices can share their location with others... Read more »
I am entering into a oil and gas lease with a company CNX and myself and 6 other heirs are being 15 percent royalties whay other things do i need to ask.. the well has apprently been operating with out notfiying heirs and is just now trying to remedy it?
answered on Feb 17, 2023
You should always have an oil and gas attorney review a lease before you sign it. The lease the landman offers you is almost always in favor of the oil company and unfair to the mineral owner.
Whether the company owes you past royalties or not depends on whether your mineral interest shows... Read more »
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