Government Contracts Questions & Answers by State

Government Contracts Questions & Answers

Q: if i was put in jail. i win trial let but i lost everything.what should i do.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Government Contracts for Florida on
Answered on Feb 8, 2019
Charles M. Baron's answer
You question is vague, but you seem to be wondering if you can seek compensation from anyone for being arrested, jailed, and prosecuted. For compensation from law enforcement authorities, the answer is yes, IF there was no probable cause for the arrest and/or no probable cause for the prosecution. However, in almost all cases that go to criminal court trial, the probable cause exists; otherwise, the case likely would never have made it that far. Probable cause means there are facts that...

Q: Can I go on vacation to the states without parental consent if I’m 18 and on diplomatic status for my dad?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Government Contracts for Washington on
Answered on Jan 24, 2019
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
You may be best served by speaking with an immigration attorney in Canada. In the USA, an 18 year old is considered an adult and is free to travel as such. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, WA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice;...

Q: In New Jersey is the State or its agents exempt from local public ordinences

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts for New Jersey on
Answered on Nov 10, 2018
Leonard R. Boyer's answer
Your question is too vague to be answered.

Q: Are there any laws codified about government contracts' regulations? Where would I find them?

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts for New York on
Answered on Sep 22, 2018
Timur Akpinar's answer
New York State Empire State Development has a section on its website for government contracting resources. They might be a practical starting point for information about New York statutes and regs. They have offices in New York City, Albany, and Buffalo. On the federal level, the GSA (General Services Administration) might have information regarding government contracts.

Q: Is the government required to advertise their work projects someplace that's publicly viewable so everyone qualified can

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts for Illinois on
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
Cynthia Pietrucha's answer
Sometimes. It depends on the unit of government and what funds they are using to pay for work projects. If an Illinois local government agency is required to advertise their work projects, they are likely required by state law or local ordinance to publish each bid in the newspaper and may also post the bid on the city's website.

If you are looking for available work and don't know where to start, consider resources such as and . You can find a lot...

Q: Does the government have size requirements for businesses to become contractors or can any small business pursue that

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts for New York on
Answered on Sep 5, 2018
Timur Akpinar's answer
The government encourages small businesses. See, which is the website for the Small Business Administration. They provide information and resources for small businesses and maintain field offices in several locations throughout New York State.

Q: Do DBA lump sump settlements need to be reported to Social Security? If the person has been found disabled?

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts and Social Security for Texas on
Answered on Jul 26, 2018
Anna Katherine Stone's answer
You would need to consult with a local workers' compensation attorney who practices in the state where you worked and were injured on the job. Also, there may be time limitations on when you can file for WC so I would encourage you to reach out to an attorney as quickly as possible. Best wishes.

Q: What are the main international legislation requirements applicable in the field of engineering services?

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts, Intellectual Property, Military Law and Patents (Intellectual Property) on
Answered on Jun 28, 2018
Kevin E. Flynn's answer
I am not seeing a patent issue here. To the extent that a patented concept has been embedded in a US required standard, then the patent rights necessary to adhere to the standard must be made available in a license to any company that requests it.


I hope this helps.

Kevin E Flynn

Q: I cought my wife cheating with a correction S officer in Carrollton Ga. Can he loose his job. He caused us to separate

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Government Contracts for Georgia on
Answered on Jun 1, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
It sounds like you have had communication with her boss. This may be a question to ask him. You may want to consult with an attorney if you are considering divorce so they can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558

Q: Can a minor, (14/15) who proves he is responsible financially and can care for himself, get emancipated in Ohio?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Child Support, Government Contracts and Juvenile Law for Ohio on
Answered on Apr 2, 2018
Joseph Jaap's answer
No, a minor cannot be emancipated in Ohio except in limited circumstances. Here is more information:

If there are problems at home, talk to a school counselor, family member, or other trusted adult.

Q: I'd like to sue Barack Obama for giving 150 billion dollars of american tax payer dollars to Iran, without consent.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Government Contracts for Nevada on
Answered on Mar 13, 2018
Peter Munsing's answer
No. If there had been I'm sure it would have been done. There are a number of reasons way too long for me to give you.

Consider a similar thought--can someone sue the Congress for giving over a trillion dollars in tax breaks to wealthy people? No, that's what they do.

Q: US Citizen brought husband with CR1 Visa, he's physically, emotionally abusive, pressuring me to file i-751, what to do?

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law, Domestic Violence and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Feb 19, 2018
Dale S. Gribow's answer
To properly evaluate any legal question a lawyer needs a thorough summary of the facts. What you have shared is not much. If you are not clear then the lawyer will no doubt be challenged to give an accurate answer.

It is the same as using the adage for using a computer... “JUNK IN, JUNK OUT”.

You clearly have to see a divorce lawyer.......and hopefully one who knows immigration

Q: Can I abrogate an agreement for plaintiffs to accept a lump sum and together decide the allottments?

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Government Contracts and Landlord - Tenant for California on
Answered on Dec 21, 2017
N. Munro Merrick's answer
You have an attorney. He should be able to answer all your questions. If you have a difference of opinion about whether your psychiatric problems should have been included in the mediation, tell him that. If you are not satisfied with his explanation, tell him that you want to get a second opinion from another attorney. I do not want to speculate any further.

Q: Where do I get the waiver form to fill out for my Indiana license reinstatement?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Government Contracts, Public Benefits and Traffic Tickets for Indiana on
Answered on Dec 6, 2017
Andrew L. Bennett's answer
If you have not yet gotten your reinstatement fees waived you can go online to and find the information and the forms. If you do not have a computer, then consider the public library.

Q: Need Statute of limitations, tolling, and union-related info for breach of contract case in New York.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Employment Law and Government Contracts for New York on
Answered on Dec 2, 2017
V. Jonas Urba's answer
Wow. You really should retain private counsel but probably already know that most of us will ask for a substantial retainer to get involved past the 11th hour with these facts.

Yours is no easy case.

As a union member the collective bargaining agreement is key. All members are governed by it. If you were in an Article 75 proceeding and are now appealing that determination in your Article 78 did you raise the issue in the first one and does substantial evidence support whatever...

Q: Will a dismissed felony charge in georgia prevent me from obtaining a florida salesman liquor license?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Criminal Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Government Contracts for Florida on
Answered on Dec 1, 2017
Andy Wayne Williamson's answer
Sorry, your question is too broad and would require an attorney to research the issue. I suggest that your consult with an attorney in your area or the area where you desire to open the Liquor store about this issue.

Good Luck,

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