Hello I have gotten into 3d printing/modeling and was wondering if whether what I am potentially doing is copyright violation or not. So I was 3d modeling items from my favorite nintendo games then I was going to 3d print them. So I know that if I sell the crown online that is stealing intellectual... Read more »
If you’re reproducing someone’s protected work it’s infringement. There may be a fair use defense (check out the Andy Warhol cases) but it’s a defense meaning it is raised if you are sued for that nfringement.
I was ticketed in Lebanon (Boone County) for illegally passing a school bus, but the ticketing officer entered the expiration date incorrectly (April of 2020 instead of September). I was able to get a parking ticket dismissed in NYC for a similar error, but I'm unsure of Indiana's position on this... Read more »
I live in section 8 housing and received a letter dated 2/20/2020 that states my rent has been increased from $204 to $509 effective 1/1/2020. My husband and I don't work any more than we did last year and aside from the alarming increase, is this even legal considering they're notifying us nearly... Read more »
Consult with whomever handles your Section 8 housing. Rent increases and notification for rent increases are strictly controlled under Section 8 housing, with notification being required to be sent to both the tenant and the housing authority and approval has to be obtained by the housing authority...Read more »
Consult with a probate attorney in your area to investigate the matter and prod the executor to take action. If the house was to be sold or you were to inherit the house and the executor is not taking action, a probate attorney can assist you in forcing the executor to fulfill her duties.
A home being sold from a trust is no different from any other home that is being sold. The burden of who is paying for repairs is between the buyer and the seller and whatever they contract. If the seller agrees to take on the burden of repairs then the seller is obligated to fix the house before...Read more »
If your daughter obtained an eviction order from the court against you the date and time you have to be out should be on the court order. If your daughter has not obtained an eviction order from the court against you and is merely telling you to leave, then when you have to leave is between you and...Read more »
I just found out my ex-husband is filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy. A credit card that he agreed to pay at the time of our divorce (6 years ago) is included in his filing. I understand the creditor has the right to collect the debt from me, despite the divorce decree. Can I pay the debt and sue him for... Read more »
At least one of the parties will need to have lived in the county of filing at least 3 months prior to the date of filing. Therefore, if they are both living in northern Indiana and have been for some time, they should file in their county there.
I will have my community service done, but the class I have to take is only available a few days after my compliance hearing. I’ve had a year to do everything, but this year has been hard financially and super busy so I never had money or time for any of it. Will the judge extend it to let me do... Read more »
It will depend on the prosecutor and the judge, if you had an attorney before, you should contact them before going to court. If the court and the prosecutor do not agree to the extension then your case will be back where it was before the diversion and a conviction is much more likely. If you...Read more »
The officer is going to have to show the weather conditions justified driving so much slower, that the roads were not clear or the visibility was too bad. The type of vehicle you were driving, may also play a factor. The prosecutor/court will want to know the speed of other vehicles on the road...Read more »
Father set up annuity/trust, not sure which, leaving all of parents cash to sister. This was done just prior to father passing and while mother was still alive and living in nursing home in Indiana. I am a disabled adult child, disabled at age 35. Mother has since passed. Thank you!
If your mother was in a nursing home while your father was alive, it is possible that her care was being paid for by Medicaid, which is needs based. It would have made perfect sense for your father to bypass your mother in his estate planning so as not to disqualify her from continuing to receive...Read more »
You are required to keep the information in the car. In a worst-case scenario, you get a citation which will be dismissed if you take a letter to Court FROM YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY, that confirms that the vehicle you were driving WAS COVERED on the date you were stopped. That said, the officer was...Read more »
Your question leaves out a lot of important information so I cannot give a definitive answer to this. However, in general, yes a third party can be granted guardianship or custody in some circumstances.
If you are looking at Odyssey/mycase.in.gov and it is an older case which was filed before the county started using Odyssey, it means the Clerk's office did not input all the data to show what actually happened with the case. Each county was responsible for how their information was inputed in the...Read more »
They are just recently divorced after 15 years of marriage. Through the years he’s been physically abusing her and finally she was able to leave; however, after their altercation where he pressed charges against her, he is threatening to go ahead with them unless she complies with his advances to... Read more »
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