I had a small pet sitting gig where I offer pet sitting services. I was contacted by a gentleman to overnight pet sit for 10 days (06/17 - 06/26). We agreed, he paid me 80% up front. (No contract signed, no witness to the agreement) My partner and I stayed from 06/17 - 06/19, and I stayed by myself... Read more »
It appears that he is threatening to tell people bad things about you, not physically attack you or anything like that. Arguably it's a threat to defame (slander) you. Could you sue him if he did? I probably wouldn't bother.
Why should you care if the police won't make a...Read more »
had deputies out here many times, I get no relief bass is thumping through my walls and head, how to file injunction to stop the loud bass, which forms do I need? can I get forms online? hillsborough county district 2.
I would be surprised if you were to find forms for a Florida court action of this nature - but to check, contact or go see the Clerk's Office for your local court. They also can inform you of the filing costs. Aside from filing costs (of a few hundred dollars), there would be a service of...Read more »
This is a specialized area of the law. Look for a consultation with a local lawyer that does collections. As I am sure that you have figured out, having a piece of paper that says that you are owed money is not the same as money in your pocket.
The first question is whether Instagram would possess that chat. See if you can find that out. If they do possess it, or you just cannot find out if they do, have a subpoena served on them. In civil court, you can have a subpoena issued by either the Clerk of Court or an attorney in only one of...Read more »
I have a commercial lease agreement for a fixed term in Florida for my startup business. There are some disputes with the landlord and incorrect information in the lease agreement. I would like to exit the property right away and seeing legal advice on the lease agreement.
The answer to your question depends on whether you have a valid, enforceable lease agreement, and if so, whether there are lease terms that dictate how the parties must attempt to resolve the types of disputes you are having, and on whether there is any issue of landlord's failure to meet...Read more »
I bought my property less than a year ago. On the right side my neighbors already had a 4ft wire fence in place (about a 30 year old fence). My husband and I wanted to cross fence our property to make an area for our dogs. To do this we bought supplies and connected it to the existing boundary... Read more »
You do not become a joint owner of the fence. You are not allowed to attach anything to their fence without permission from the owner of the fence. I doubt they will give you permission now. Your best option is to put posts on your land and attach the fence to your posts. You might need to...Read more »
The agreement authorized by a judge in court and to be paid on a monthly basis agreed by the bank and myself. But I have been denied loans and credit help because the bank reported since the date of the new agreement as been late on monthly causing a negative report of my credit worthiness. So I... Read more »
It is impossible for any Florida lawyer to help you unless you give them legible copies of all the documents underlying this banking credit problem and the court documents you refer to here. Search for an experienced banking lawyer here on Justia and contact them.
I have a Florida family law matter hearing and the other side is calling the arresting officer to testify regarding an upcoming criminal trail. My criminal attorney has advised me not to discuss my criminal case in the family case. Can I file an object to this officers testimony? I haven't... Read more »
It depends on whether the officer's testimony will be relevant in the family law case. No, they can't use the fact that you have been charged with or arrested for a crime; an arrest is not proof that you did anything wrong. But, depending on what the officer is asked in the civil case,...Read more »
Trying to convince my sister she has a case. While she was in a rehab facility here in Jacksonville last month, after a 14 hour total spine fusion surgery, when the night staff came in to give her her pain medication they would only give her one pill, and she was supposed to be getting three. the... Read more »
A Florida attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. A law firm could find it difficult to answer your question about legal action based on the brief description. Part of this is that when people ask about the viability of a lawsuit, they generally have in mind a...Read more »
I filed a small claims case against my landlord. Missed pretrial due to being hospitalized. Filed a motion to vacate judgment which was approved in the case was reopened. A judge or new date for pretrial had not been set and it's been a month. Is there something I'm supposed to be doing... Read more »
Might or might not be. If it's pointed in a direction that would be considered legitimate security purposes for protection of their property, and simultaneously captures a portion of your back yard (and nothing whatsoever inside your home), it may be legal, regardless of motive. However, if...Read more »
Not every problem people encounter has an official form by which they may seek a remedy. If you are the director of a corporation seeking such reimbursement, begin by writing a coherent letter to the treasurer, CEO, board of directors, etc. If this doesn't work, ask an attorney what to do next.
I was involved in a hit & run car accident on Friday, May 6. I was driving my Land Rover, and a Toyota Corolla rear ended me. She pulled over for a few minutes, but pulled off before the police arrived. I have a clear photo of her license plate. My land rover has $1000’s in rear end damage.... Read more »
GEICO knows about it, so it is doubtful that failing to "put a claim on [your] insurance" would save you any money. You should ask GEICO to pay the claim; if they do, they may want to try to find the identity of the Toyota's owner, and file suit against her.
And you want to know whether the power of attorney and the deed can be annulled, and you can examine the bank accounts? You need to retain a Florida attorney for the purpose of adjudicating your father incompetent as of the date of the POA.
My neighbor falsely made a 911 call saying that I pulled a weapon on her. She basically admitted in the police report that she lied. I want to file a civil suit, but I don't know her name only her address
have order from 2014 (thru Atlanta Bankruptcy Court) where defendant owes me 4995.00 could never find defendant but recently found out he lives in Tenn now (original order is from Atlanta Ga). Can I still fight for this judgement even though it was from 2014? Defendant owes me 4995.00 and i... Read more »
Sounds like that debt was discharged in bankruptcy. You'd want to double check the bankruptcy case. If your debt was listed and bankruptcy was granted, then the debt was discharged. This means you cannot collect on it anymore.
I'm an experienced healthcare worker and I'd like to publish my experiences. Is it legal to tell stories about patients without mentioning any types of identifying patient information? I would keep names, ages and locations out of it.
If you are an "experienced" healthcare worker then you are familiar with the term "deidentifying protected health information (PHI)." If there is no way to track back and identify the patients you are describing then you are fine.
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