California Questions & Answers

Q: A friend gave her dog to a fellow who is not taking good care of him. Can she get the dog back and how?

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

She can ask, but the dog belongs to the new owner. It's his property and will remain his until he sells or gives it away, or it is seized from him due to animal cruelty.
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Q: Can anyone home school their kids if they want to?

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Sure, unless there's a court order saying the opposite. You should register with the county Dept. of Ed. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal...
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Q: How many times do I have to get a car fixed before it's considered a lemon?

1 Answer | Asked in Lemon Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Is it a new car? Is there a warranty? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer...
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Q: What is a joint tortfeasor mean as it applies to medical malpractice?

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

That would be somebody who is also liable for the damage to the victim. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody,...
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Q: If we come to visitation agreement during mediation do we still show up at court?

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Private agreements re: custody must be ordered by a judge to be legally valid. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child...
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Q: I decided to upgrade my engagement ring through upgrade program the original place of purchase had to offer.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Consumer Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Why were you being asked to pay more. Have a lawyer review the contract and facts to determine your rights and duties. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business &...
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Q: My wife left me for another men shes living whit him can I sue her for cheering or for abandoned me I'm disavailable?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Family Law and Immigration Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

You can file for a divorce, but you cannot sue for cheating or leaving a spouse; though if she asks for alimony, you may use these facts to contest alimony, depending on the details. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA,...
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Q: Can you be convicted of 288.3 if you never engaged in sexual conversation with a minor? If so under what circumstances?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

It depends on the facts in total. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does...
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Q: Now that the custody order is done, am I still responsible for half of the payments for bracesl, it was started last yr?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

What were the orders re: this and when was CS terminated? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education...
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Q: Can I date a 23 or 24 year old in Marin County California in 2017 if i’m 17 and will be 18 in februrary

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law and Criminal Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Sexual interactions with a minor are a crime in CA, as a minor's consent is invalid. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce &...
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Q: Do I have to remain living in Los Angeles while awaiting a decision on a default divorce?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Are you trying to take community property or a minor child with you? If so, that may be a violation of the court's temporary orders that are usually filed along with a divorce. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY,...
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Q: Are police officer obliged to pursue criminals by law?

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

You can complain to the internal affairs dept re: police misconduct or refusal to do their job. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense,...
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Q: My ex pressed DV charges on me 2 days ago am I going to be arrested or get a notice to appear

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Perhaps, but did she file in divorce court or to the police? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and...
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Q: about my car being stolen and what options i have. im at a loss and i get no help from the police.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

You can complain to the police internal affairs dept if the police refuse to do their job. You can file an insurance claim if you're covered. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of...
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Q: How long do I have to file for domestic violence if there no injuries involved in los angeles California

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

What kind of violence results in no injuries? You can report crimes to the police. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce &...
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Q: My husband abandon me and my home 6 months ago. He knew I had no way to pay the mortgage and he hasn't paid it.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Real Estate Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

You can file for divorce, ask the judge for your share of community property, ask for alimony, and ask for reimbursement of any mortgage payments or loans you've received for such. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA,...
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Q: I lost home money in stocks, my wife demands I give her half of the money and she keep it by herself. We not divorcing.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

You may need a post-nuptial agreement or separate property agreement in your case. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce &...
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Q: I plan to marry again but when I search court record for divorce decree...

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Have a lawyer review your court filings to determine if you were granted a divorce by the judge. If not, you'll have to file to make that happen. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following...
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Q: What do i do don't want to lose my kids.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Child Custody for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

If you have a CA matter, you should deal with that in CA. If you need someone to take care of your kids if you're going to be absent, you may need to file for a custody order depending on the facts. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I...
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Q: I sign a notarized temporary doc for my son grandmother to take care of him for a while and now that have him back

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for California on
Answered on Jun 25, 2017

Was there a custody order or guardianship order re: your child? A private child custody agreement not ordered by a judge has no legal effect in CA. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following...
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