My name is Elijah I am 21, I live in Los Angeles, CA. Mother died in 2008 when I was a minor and soon after my grandmother was named my guardian and a bank account of some of my mother's money was set up for me by the court. I went to Bank of America and they told me I have to get a document... Read more »
I was contacted saying i am being taken to court by a bank for a default that happened in december of 2010. I do not ever recall having this bank, and cannot find anything on line about it, but they have said they tried to contact me previously which i have never received. Can this "bank"... Read more »
You are not saying what type of debt they allege (consumer, commercial, line of credit, credit card), but if the default took place ten years ago and you did not acknowledge the debt during that time, most probably the statute of limitations would not allow the claim to be filed in court, or it...Read more »
My father passed without a will or testament and has a surviving legal spouse, and two alive children. The Ex-Wife of my father had POA before he passed away and transfered all of the funds from his account to her personal accounts. She then notified the bank who closed his accounts only after she... Read more »
You need to contact a Estate/Probate attorney. A power of attorney terminates upon the death of the grantor. If there were any transfers of money after the grantor's death you need to obtain evidence of this through a subpoena issued to the bank or banks where the accounts were held. For this...Read more »
Question not specific. Are you currently in a chapter 7 bankruptcy case? If so, creditors are stayed from collecting from you - no matter what the source of the funds. Upon filing a bankruptcy, any garnishment in place is stopped. Talk with your bankruptcy attorney - hopefully you have one...Read more »
So long as you listed all of your creditors, they are controlled by your bankruptcy and the automatic stay that stops them from trying to collect from you or take money from your checking account. Be sure that if a creditor had a judgment against you, which would have allowed them to levy your...Read more »
I paid in full cash in March and it was supposed to be picked up my mid March but then everything closed, they now want me to pick it up but prom is over and I was supposed to receive it months ago. How do I get my refund.
If they refuse to give you a refund even considering you were never able to use the dress and they failed to deliver when it was due, it seems you have at least two choices available to you. 1. Take possession of the dress to use at a later date, or so you can sell it to someone who can later make...Read more »
Made a settlement agreement and made first payment. A week later went to make a final payoff but was told it was moved to another debt collector. The new debt collector said they would look into the agreement and now a month later the original creditor took back the debt and said they will not make... Read more »
Trying to fix my credit, found that Logix was tagging my credit, called to find out info, found out I still have a saving account with them and my credit card got charged off, but that they either don’t or won’t give me any info, like statements or last bill on the credit account, it says it 7... Read more »
Yes. As long as you still owe the bank or credit union any amount of money they are entitled to keep trying to collect their money--forever. Just because your bank or credit union decides to charge off the financial loss caused by you does not mean that you no longer owe them any money. (Note: If...Read more »
Although you probably do not know it, you are operating a small business in California. And since your small business involves currency trades you may be violation federal or state law doing what you are doing for a living.
And BTW, in today's brave new world of super high-tech...Read more »
I am trustee my husband is co trustee of his mothers trust and each share one half the sisters half will be a 3 party SNT FOR 21 years she was not on ssi age 37, she suffered from depression and her mom was worried and wanted to make sure she would qualify for assistance. I am the executor /... Read more »
A California special needs trust that has been validly created avoids probate. Pursuant to the provisions of the special needs trust, a trustee has a fiduciary responsibility for the management of trust assets. A breach of that responsibility can create liability for the trustee. If the special...Read more »
I'm Swiss, living and working in Mexico. I need urgently a USD account for my business (not company but registered as physical person with economical activity in Mexico). Is it possible to hire an attorney (or someone else) to open up a bank account in my name in the USA?
What you are asking for is fraught with suspicion--and possible danger--both for you and for any lawyer willing to try to help you. There are legitimate ways for foreigners to hire lawyers in the United States; I have several international clients. And there are also ways that the lawyer you hire...Read more »
Hello, In 2005 I left the US and a safe deposit box with 85,000 dollars in cash (old 50 and 100 dollar bills) at a bank. That particular branch closed on 2018 and the bank drilled my box. The bank has asked me to notarize at a US embassy a written petition to deposit the funds into my checking... Read more »
Any banking lawyer--in any state--who is also an Enrolled Agent at the IRS can contact the IRS on behalf of a client anonymously and inquire about this very unusual situation. Try contacting some banking lawyers here on Justia and ask them if they are an Enrolled Agent; request anonymity and then...Read more »
I am inquiring if your office can accommodate our request.
Our company is currently finalizing some requirements with a Canadian Bank and they are asking if a Lawyer can witness and sign in their behalf since they are not here to personally accept the documents.
If you suspect this woman is unduly influencing your father and/or is taking advantage of him financially, you should immediately contact Adult Protective Services. More information here: https://www.cityofmontclair.org/city-government/police-department/victim-information/elder-abuse
You need a very experienced former banking operations officer who is also an experienced international banking lawyer. They do not have to be a California lawyer because international bank law is the same everywhere. Search here on Justia using the Find A Lawyer tab at the top of any page.
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