I moved into my apartment two months ago and it smelled strongly of smoke. There was no notice of this before I signed my lease. The complex has tried multiple things to fix it but none have worked. Seems as though they have given up. What can I do?
My wife and I bought our house in June 2022, and provided a check for the remaining propane ($750) which should have been given to the sellers. The seller's attorney misplaced the check and is now saying, almost 18 months later, that it's our responsibility to remedy the situation by... View More
I wanna at least all or face time my kids. until I can go back to court or settle out of court, but The police said i could get in trouble. because of no contact. I'm not sure what the next step I need to do is. . But it should be over the 2 year mark now. And i wanna see my kids and im sure... View More
I gave my friend the keys to my rental car to sit in the vehicle until I came out to drive. When I went outside the vehicle was gone and I received a call from him stating the vehicle was totaled but no one else was involved in the accident. The rental company allowed me to rent the vehicle even... View More
I have all invoices from shop that installed part wrong, invoice on parts and invoice from the another shop that corrected the problem and a statement from on what they found. I have text messages from 1st shop and proof of lost wages
For your situation involving an improperly installed part in a dump truck by a diesel truck shop, leading to lost wages, the best type of lawyer to consult would be one who specializes in consumer law and contracts, with experience in automotive cases. Such a lawyer will have the necessary...View More
I have all invoices from shop that installed part wrong, invoice on parts and invoice from another shop that corrected the problem and a statement from on what they found. I have text messages from 1st shop and proof of lost wages
For a lawsuit involving a diesel truck shop's improper installation of a part in your dump truck and resulting lost wages, you should look for an attorney experienced in consumer law and contracts, particularly one with a background in automotive issues or business litigation.
No tax paid since car was bought. Caused a stop fee on my dmv record. No insurance on vehicle and tags is no good since February 2023. Loan company said I can do a volunteer repo bust I must bring it in. The other signer refuse. What can I do please help.
In Virginia, if you find yourself incorrectly listed as the principal buyer on a car loan you cosigned, you should first review the loan agreement and any related documents to understand how this change occurred. If there's evidence of a mistake or fraudulent activity, you may need to dispute...View More
The only thing in reference I saw in the lease is: "In the event the Tenant abandons the property, the Landlord may, at its option, accelerate the entire paid balance of the unexpired portion of the lease and take such action to collect same as the Landlord deems appropriate." We are... View More
While it's not obligatory to hire an attorney to sue a contractor in Virginia, doing so is highly recommended, especially in cases involving construction defects that could pose safety risks. An attorney's expertise in Virginia's construction and contract laws can be invaluable in...View More
We have been in contact with said company and they’ve been giving us the run around for several weeks now. And suddenly communication has gone silent. We’ve reached out to see if the insurance company is going to pay and for any updates and have gotten nothing in response.
If a Virginia court invalidates a mechanic's lien, it typically does not reset the clock for the 90-day period in which a lien claimant must file their lien. The 90-day period usually starts from the last day of labor or the last day materials were furnished. The court's decision to...View More
I made 10% down payment via check for solar panel installation and signed contract. The company is forcing me to pay the remaining 90% before installation begins or else they won't install. There is nothing in the contract as to when final payment is due other than same day. I thought that... View More
from low wage employees and at the time of signature, I was low-wage, but upon termination a year later i wasn't, can it be enforced? and, if the Non Compete states the following... is that a 5yr employment contract?
7. Term. The time period during which information shall be exchanged... View More
You are seeking specific legal advice on a forum that offers general legal opinions and explanations about the legal process. More information will be needed for an opinion. This is an employment law/contracts question, as you know. You need to consult an attorney in your local area that practices...View More
I'm selling my property in 2 weeks, Unison is using their home appraisal valuation to end the agreement vs sales price which is about 60k more than the sales price. So we are required to pay them the additional value even though is not what we are selling the home for.
A sale of real property in Virginia must be in writing to be enforceable. Both the seller's and the buyer's rights and responsibilities are determined by reference to the written contract. The standard Realtor/Multiple Listing Service contract in Virginia includes provisions dealing...View More
This is in reference to joint account I have with my child's father. It was also mentioned that I was a non resident on form as my address is in MD. and his in VA. Funds was garnished from account for a debt he owed dating back to a timeshare he acquired almost 20 years that I have no ties to... View More
If you have received a "Summons to Party to a Joint Account," it means that a creditor or debt collector is trying to collect a debt from your joint account with your child's father. Here are some steps you can take to prepare:
Review the summons carefully: Make sure you...View More
A Virginia attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. It means that plaintiff waives further notification of settlement payment being sent, other than the initial notice made to the attorney. It sounds like the opposing attorney sent check to a wrong location, and that...View More
After looking for lenders for my loan. I was told by the finance rep to put down 2k to cover the tax and other fees at least due to the amount of the loan. At that moment, it wasn’t my intention to do so but I felt pressure to do it. Can I use any consumer law on this case?
Without being able to read the contract, which we cannot do in this forum, nobody can give you an answer except that you should take the document to a local attorney to determine its enforceability. The likelihood is small that a mistake like that would render the contract unenforceable.
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