1 major loan company called me 3 times a day after they denied my new business credit to offer my business credit then they tell me I don’t qualify. The next day that same company that denied me over the phone sends me a very elaborate message that my business is qualified for 255k at 3.5% and... Read more »
Block their phone number on your cell phone and don't answer their calls on a work or other landline. They are obviously not professional. Be cautious about companies that say you are "pre-qualified for loans" because those ads almost always say, IN SMALL PRINT, there is no guarantee...Read more »
In my other question Matthew has said to go back to article of incorporation (AOC). I am a member with voting rights. AOC is not posted on NPO website. I researched in state web site and I don’t see it. Where can I find it? Is it possible they never has AOC? Isnt AOC provided by the state when... Read more »
Here are a couple ways to find a copy of the articles of incorporation. The most direct method is to demand to see them. Under California's nonprofit law, the organization is required to show them to you as a member. If there is a "principal office," they have to keep a copy at...Read more »
Members requested the board to be elected and worked on writing up a bylaw on Mar 1, 2022. Board did no reply to election request. Then on Apr 5 out of blue published a bylaw, dated March 12, that will allow them stay in power forever. Is the board legal since they should have held election on... Read more »
This is a complex question, and there are a lot of variables that might affect the answer that a nonprofit lawyer would give you after looking at this deeply. Let me talk through some of the issues that seem to be at play here, but there might be other issues that are not obvious from the limits...Read more »
Do you have a partnership/LLC agreement signed by both parties setting forth that you were partners in the business? If so, your remedies should be criminal prosecution for forgery as well as a civil suit to recover what was stolen (converted) from you (e.g. your business assets/profits).
According to the FBI, distributing "fake" COVID-19 vaccination cards is illegal because there are two official government seals in one of its corners. If an individual were to sell cards that closely resembled originals, except the cards did NOT have any government seals, would... Read more »
No, California is a two-party consent state, meaning that both parties to a conversation must give consent to have a call recorded. Some people record calls without the consent of both parties, and the result is that the call may not be used in evidence against the non-consenting party in a legal...Read more »
It’s getting really bad now, I’m struggling & trying to fix, she’s calling & posting mean things on FB, texts. I need to know what can I do. Not trying to put her into the business losses but she’s Harassing me in which I do understand but I can’t focus I can’t sleep and I... Read more »
If she's' posting comments that are untrue on Facebook, you may have a defamation claim. There are also laws limiting how and when a creditor can contact you regarding outstanding debt. You can hire an attorney to send her a cease and desist letter.
the competitor's business offers a completely different service than what mine offers, but secretly created advertisement to steal our clients and offer our services in their establishment without proper licensing. i need to bring this issue up to my landlord to address the conflict of... Read more »
I don't see a question in here, however, unless you have an agreement not to compete you don't likely have a claim against a competitor business. If you have proof that the other business is lying in its advertising, you may have a false advertising/unfair business practices claim.
Read your lease agreement because that is the contract between your landlord and you as to who is responsible for what. In most cases, but not all, the landlord is responsible for the physical building and the tenant is responsible for all the contents within the building. If you have renter’s...Read more »
Generally, I'd say that not a lawful move. You may want to see all agreements you signed or signed off on and have them send their written policy on this to you and where you can find it in the contract and/or online...
I started on April 12th, 2021, and signed an offer letter to vest on the first anniversary Due to low stock price the company decided to grant us RSUs. The amendment states the RSUs shall be vest upon the first anniversary of your employment date. However, the company is telling me I will not vest... Read more »
It would be extremely reckless for any attorney on an internet Q&A site to give you specific advice about how to proceed related to a written contract. The contract and the other circumstances of its making must be understood to give such an opinion. If you need an answer to this, you will...Read more »
The flippant, snarky, and downright rude (apologies) answer is, "Yes, it is called a 'Request for dismissal of your case,' or if you are the Defendant, it is called 'Withdrawal of Answer to Complaint.' If you want to litigate your case, and go to trial, then you must...Read more »
We hired a vendor to do some small work for our business. We set up their banking information since they preferred to get paid that way. Due to an error on our end, we accidentally overpaid them $3000. I have reached out several times through email and even got a read receipt email confirmation... Read more »
I payed a shop $6000 through PayPal g&s and f&f, half each. I never got my order for half a year so I contacted PayPal. I got my refund through g&s but I can’t get my other $3000 from f&f since he doesn’t reply to me on Facebook. Can I file against him or can the police do... Read more »
I created new division separate from existing company to engage in an area of the industry he wasn't . Only shared name and license numbers. Everything else, I made. Forms, branding, procedures, had my own employees, payroll, books even had to pay him rent for offices. I would become a partner... Read more »
You have a good claim for breach of contract, where the contract was an agreement that you perform services to set up the business in return for an ownership share. You completed your end of the agreement, but the other party failed to compensate you as agreed. The agreement may have been oral or...Read more »
The CA DMV is asking for information on the federal label on my General Motors vehicle. The label has faded, and General Motors will not provide me the information needed, despite the vehicle code stating that they must provide this. The matter has taken over 6 months to sort through, cost me over... Read more »
You could contact a consumer attorney for representation under California consumer protection statutes and have a court provide injunctive relief to correct GM's failure to act in accordance with the Cal. vehicle code
I agree with the advice already given about the importance of sitting down with a lawyer to review your agreement. The only additional point I would make is that current regulations governing licensed cannabis operations prohibit subletting. (Cal. Code Regs. Title 4, Section 15000.4; effective...Read more »
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