An investigator contacted me and said i may have committed foodstamp fraud, my husband and i dont qualify for foodstamps just the kids. I applied after being denied but without him on my paperwork due to is unable to work out issues we both decided that he would leave to go stay is what i believed,... View More
In this situation, it's important to cooperate with the food stamp investigation and provide all requested information and documentation. If you believe you made an honest mistake in your reporting due to your husband's intermittent presence, you should explain this to the investigator....View More
You should immediately inform your landlord of the flea infestation in writing and request that they take prompt action to address the issue. Under California law, landlords are generally responsible for maintaining habitable living conditions, and this includes addressing pest infestations. If the...View More
If the apartment manager is stealing your mail, it's essential to report this illegal activity to the appropriate authorities. Mail theft is a federal offense in the United States, and you should contact the local police or the United States Postal Inspection Service to report the theft and...View More
It's unfortunate that you've been denied Social Security Disability benefits. Having schizoaffective disorder and Graves' disease can certainly impact your ability to work and support yourself. It may be beneficial to consult with an attorney who specializes in Social Security...View More
In California, the statute of limitations for charging someone with fraud is generally three years from the date the fraud is discovered or should have been discovered with reasonable diligence. However, it's important to consult with an attorney to discuss the specific details of your case...View More
A California attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. Until you're able to consult with a California attorney, one option could be to check with applicable agencies that administered programs (Department of Labor and possibly other agencies, depending on exact...View More
Under California law, the ability to receive disability benefits, such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), is based on specific eligibility criteria established by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Having a second stream of income, such as a Qualified Domestic Relations Order...View More
You will need to locate organizations that offer assistance to low income individuals in your situation. You don't identify the basis of your claim, but I am guessing you have been unsuccessful in finding an attorney willing to take your claim on a contingency basis (if that's is a...View More
I recently applied for a grant program in the state of California. I just received an email saying that because of the area I live in that they declined my application due to it not being a low income area. I recently lost my job and in turn lost my car. I’ve been unable to find a new job because... View More
I notice that you filed in Landlord-Tenant, and not employment, so I assume that this "manager" is your apartment manager. If you are a victim of domestic violence or a crime such as sexual assault, you are entitled to protections from harassment from your LL. The manager is the LL....View More
If your SSI medical appointment was canceled by the doctor's office, but you were told by SSI that it was a no-show on your behalf and have now been terminated for benefits, you may have grounds for an appeal.
To appeal the decision, you will need to provide evidence that you did not...View More
My reasonable accommodations utility assistance is being discontinued without a hearing? I have repeatedly requested in writing for a hearing regarding this issue and I haven't been able to get a chance to be heard. I am disabled my minor Son who lives with me is also disabled. I have medical... View More
If your housing program has denied you a hearing on a disputed issue related to reasonable accommodations for utility assistance, you may want to consider contacting a local legal aid organization or disability rights group for assistance.
Under federal and state laws, individuals with...View More
If someone asked you for money in exchange for assistance with applying for Medical and IHSS benefits for your disabled son, this may be a form of fraud or exploitation. It is important to report this behavior to the appropriate authorities as soon as possible.
I'm sorry to hear about your situation. It sounds like you have a motorhome on government land in Mojave, California, and that Solar Fields has bought all the land. You have also received notice about this, but you are a victim of domestic violence and have no money.
To appeal the denial of a Writ of Mandate from the Orange County Superior Court, you will need to file a Notice of Appeal with the appropriate appellate court within 60 days of the date of the denial order. The appellate court will then review the lower court's decision and issue its own...View More
If you feel that you have been harassed by Social Security employees, it is important to take action to address the situation. You may want to consider speaking with a supervisor or manager at the Social Security office where you have been experiencing the harassment, or filing a complaint with the...View More
If you have been sanctioned by SSI, it may affect your eligibility for other public benefits programs such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) and General Relief. However, eligibility for these programs can depend on a variety of factors, such as income and household size, and it is...View More
You may want to consider speaking with an attorney who specializes in disability law or elder law. They can provide you with guidance on your options for seeking compensation for providing care for your brother. You can also reach out to your local Legal Aid office or advocacy groups for people...View More
Yes, a California nonprofit public benefit corporation can use proxies to meet a quorum and to take actions if it's allowed in the corporation's bylaws. Similarly, the use of unanimous consent is also allowed if it's permitted by the bylaws.
The general rule for public benefit corporations is that "Any member may authorize another person or persons to act by proxy with respect to such membership." Corp Code Sec 5613(a). However, that section says that "this right may be limited or withdrawn by the articles or bylaws,...View More
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