I sold a car and the person was making payments to me for the car. Now she has gotten a DUI and possesion of drugs and is going to prison. The car was impounded. I had her sign something saying she would pay me $1400 for the car ive recieved $400. What can I do to get the rest of my money back? I... Read more »
Life insurance threw job, got fired, claim denied. Talked to old employer about it they said they filed appeal. Talked to insurance , they say old employer didn't file. I got letter from old employer stating that I was denied life insurance due to my husband being on hospice and a check that I... Read more »
I'm sorry for the loss of your husband and this difficult ordeal. There is no simple answer here. As a starting point, you can gather records of all correspondence, including matters concerning the insurance denial, employer's appeal, original application, and everything else you have and summarize...Read more »
If you are seeking a lawyer to sue an auto repair shop for fraud, I recommend hiring an attorney with experience in civil litigation, specifically with experience with the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. That said, I recommend you organize everything in your...Read more »
I was involved in an accident. I hit a parked car , however the entire vehicle flipped causing me to be hospitalized, I lost wages at work, etc. I later found out the car had frame damage which played a huge role in why the car flipped instead of staying upright.
It is certainly possible you have a viable cause of action, as well as the ability to recover for the personal injuries sustained. However, the chances of recovery are dependent on specific facts that are not provided here, such as the details around the collision and the applicability of various...Read more »
My mother and I have been estranged for years. She will not willingly give me all of the coins, savings bonds, etc. that were given to me as a child by my grandparents, aunts, and uncles, etc. How do I compel her to do so legally? I also have other property (collectibles in the form of Tonka... Read more »
I am 29.I’ve have my car for a year. I never been late on my payments. However, ever time my mom gets mad at me she threatened me about taking the car I pay for every month. I ask my step father do he want to take the car. He told me no but my mother have control over everything. What can I do?... Read more »
You don't say how old you are. If you're 18, you're an adult and your mother can't do this. Also, if you're 18 your step-father can put the car in your name. If you're not 18 yet, your mother may legally have a great deal of control over you, but I don't think it includes having her tow a car...Read more »
I would highly recommend consulting with a lawyer immediately, as it is quite possible you will be taken advantage of if you are not represented by counsel. Further, there may be some violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, or other mistakes made by the credit card company that your...Read more »
I had no car insurance on my vehicle and my boyfriend was driving my car and he was not insured at the time either.. I only have sr22 that’s it.. he got in a very bad car accident and hit another vehicle.. the guy he hit was in the hospital for only 3 days and now he wants to sue me because it... Read more »
You need an attorney who specializes in civil litigation, specifically related to automobile accidents. If you did not have insurance at the time, you will need to hire one of us in private practice. I would recommend acting quickly, as there may be a chance you can work out a deal prior to the...Read more »
A friend of mine told me that when he was younger (at least 4 years ago, most likely 5 or more) he had "taken advantage" of his sister (I think they were both minors). At the time he and his sister lived in Illinois, now he lives in New Mexico. My question is this: am I required to... Read more »
If you are engaging, or have engaged in a real estate transaction, you should be represented by an attorney. The fees are minimal and the benefits can be immense. All of your questions regarding the transaction should be directed to your attorney who will calculate the proration and resolve this...Read more »
The owner flirt with me text and pics but when i did not comply he asked for more money and still has not delivered my products... he contantly makes excuses .....i paid him more so i now have 2 reciepts and still dont have all i paid for
Do you have a contract the for the sale of the appliances? If so, that will primarily govern the transaction. If you do not, organize all information relevant to this situation, including any and all communication with the seller, and consult with an attorney individually for a consultation to...Read more »
I was being sued by a finance company for the balance of a reposessed vehicle. I live in Indiana but they are out of Illinois. I appeared in court, they did not. The judge then dismissed the case. Two weeks later I receive a letter showing that they filed a motion to vacate the dismissal. I feel... Read more »
If you would have been defaulted, the court would almost certainly allow you to vacate the default if you moved to do so within 30 days. Courts prefer for disputes to be decided on the merits rather than on a default basis. You should consider hiring a lawyer to defend your position. Good luck.
Just came out of small claims court for what I thought was an closed case in my favor against Comcast. The case against Comcast was because during a service call, their service people did something to cause the circuit breaker to trip while I was home at the time and which then after investigating... Read more »
Not sure about your question. You want to contact their insurance. If they don't have any, you can then send them a demand letter with two estimates for the cost of repairs. If they dont' respond and don't have insurance you can notify DMV, and /or go to small claims.
I wasn't even given opportunity to give the facts I had on 7 different claims within 1 case brought to a judge in McHenry Cry, IL small claims court.. The way I read it , I can appeal within 30 days of the judgement, is that correct? Also isn't the max award sought in small claims court capped... Read more »
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