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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Arkansas on

Q: In the Supreme Court decision, Wright vs. UNION NATIONAL BANK.

Very little was given back, they stole Hi Daniel's oil and Gas Co. After this decision, million hidden in overseas accounts, nothing returned to June Grubbs. I just found the money existed, that it was millions, about the Gas Co. Law firm is closed. In last sentence, was chancelOrs decision that... Read more »

Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 24, 2019

This appears to be a matter of considerable complexity that would be difficult for an attorney to respond to in a basic Q & A forum. As a starting point, you could contact an Arkansas attorney to arrange a consultation. It was categorized under Personal Injury, but seems closer to being something... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Banking, Contracts, Libel & Slander and Personal Injury for Mississippi on

Q: Hello, I am considering pursuit of any money delagated to lamar county residents for compensation of the salmon and re

Ated projects. The cancer rate, effects on soil, water, animals, and children.

Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 23, 2019

As a starting point, you could contact an environmental attorney or toxic tort attorney in Mississippi and ask if they would give you a free initial consultation. Keep in mind that these types of cases could require considerable budgets. They can involve costly soil and water sampling and analysis... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Products Liability and Medical Malpractice for Maryland on

Q: Good Evening, My name is Imelda. Pharmacy Medication/Patient Error. On 08/06/2019.

On 08/06/2019, doctor provided me with written prescription. Hand held prescription to pharmacy agent. Within minutes they had the prescription ready. After taking medication I felt very very ill. I called Dr. to inform her. When she mentioned to cut in half. Red light flashed, I took a good look... Read more »

Peter N. Munsing answered on Aug 22, 2019

Do both. Photograph the bottle etc, the receipt .

Realistically, you have a case but a very small one because from what you say nothing lasting happened--you had a nasty experience, but that would get you very little.

However the pharmacy should be notified because, who knows, the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Alabama on

Q: My son was attacked by his neighbor with a hammer. This incident left my son with a broken arm that he needs surgery for

Not sure what we need to do. City police giving us run around.

Mitchell G. Lattof Jr answered on Aug 22, 2019

The quick answer is that your son can sue the neighbor for his injuries, however there are a number of complicating issues that cannot be determined from your question. (1) If there's evidence/claims that your son contributed to the altercation, or was the initial aggressor or equally at fault in... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for New York on

Q: wrongful death auto car accident lawsuit

- Mr.A got into an auto car accident and a pedestrian got killed unfortunately

- lawsuit of wrongful death lawsuit is brought against Mr.A.

- if the case is settled for X amount and still the balance is remained after insurance payment, can they come after Mr.A's business for... Read more »

Peter N. Munsing answered on Aug 20, 2019

Not clear what you are asking ---if you mean after the car insurance pays, they will likely also look for coverage from the business insurance. The attorney's main interest is in insurance--for the most part, they aren't interested in someone's business except to the extent that means more... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Civil Litigation for Ohio on

Q: Can I do anything about my neighbor's dog jumping the fence into our yard?

We have a pitbull and luckily they haven't been outside together, but we have watched our neighbor's dog jump into our fenced-in yard multiple times. What can we do (legally) other than ask the neighbor to watch their dogs?

Joseph Jaap answered on Aug 20, 2019

As the owner of pit bull, you are a vulnerable target for a lawsuit if something bad happens. You should consider whether the fence should be taller. You might also advise the neighbor of your concern. Perhaps the neighbor might want to install a taller fence. Check with your homeowner... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Michigan on

Q: f dont know what kind lawyer to get i am a senior there no funding in state for legal help I dont want lost my toes

my water is brown and codes saw it and fridge has been broke called codes they didnt enforce anything i waited for senor housing since it all happen finally got in packed i did what i was told to hold rent till stuff was fixed landlord sue me at last day my senior lawyercalled said sorry out... Read more »

Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 19, 2019

I'm sorry for your ordeal as a senior, and that Michigan DHS was not able to help you. Contact the State Bar of Michigan - they have resources for legal aid for the public. Also look into law schools in your area. Some law schools have clinics or internships where their students provide legal... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Civil Rights, Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Florida on

Q: I let a person pet sit . They wont return my dog a police wont help me. What now

She got evicted played games bout her location. O found her police wont help. Hes no pure breed . And I have 4 yrs of pics along with papers stateing he is my emotional support dog. But police couldn't find her. 2 months have passed I've located her police still wont help me

Henry George Ferro answered on Aug 19, 2019

If you have the location of the dog, advise the police; you may need to file a report with the police...

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes, Gov & Administrative Law and Personal Injury for Florida on

Q: Is electronic harassment a federal crime in Florida? I am asking for myself I am currently a victim of this harassment

These perpetrators can spy on my whereabouts 24/7 and have the capabilities of viewing my thoughts on a computer I have no other earthly idea how they do this though.

Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Aug 16, 2019

What makes you think they are doing this?

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on

Q: Well, after those answers, I have to ask a very personal question that may be out of bounds for this venue; Would you

consider a "limited scope representation" retainer for my lawsuit against the Sutter Creek Police Department for Police Misconduct resulting in my motorcycle being totaled and my hand fractured with a hole in my kneecap?

William John Light answered on Aug 16, 2019

What do you want an attorney to do? You need to file a Tort Claim form within 6 months of the incident for state law claims, before a lawsuit is filed. If your case is based on an auto motorcycle collision, you won't usually have a problem finding an attorney. If your case is based on excessive... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Litigation and Landlord - Tenant for California on

Q: Thank you for the answer to my question, but what would an intentional tort be?

If tort is a civil wrong, what is an intentional tort?

Omid Rejali answered on Aug 16, 2019

Torts are categorized by different mental states. Primarily they are either intentional, such as an assault or a battery, or they can be premised on negligence (a reasonable person standard).

An intentional tort as opposed to a tort that is based on negligence is a tort that requires a...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on

Q: intentional tort: meaning?

complaint form PLD-PI-001 page 3of 3 item 10. causes of action, C. Intentional Tort?

Dale S. Gribow answered on Aug 16, 2019

a Tort is a civil wrong.........usually Negligence.

an auto accident or slip and fall is the most common example

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Personal Injury, Antitrust and Securities Law for Wisconsin on

Q: I was never served the summons and I missed the first court appearance. Can I counter for abuse of process?

I suspected they would file because their attorney's sent me bills to collect, but a summons nor complaint never came. I looked it up on WCCA and saw it today. Summons was filed on 6-17-19. I still haven't received it, but the commissioner adjourned for publication on 7-11-19. Attempted service... Read more »

Bruce Alexander Minnick answered on Aug 15, 2019

This is not a securities law question.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law, Libel & Slander and Medical Malpractice on

Q: Is it considered a breach of DR/ Patient confidentiality if a NP posts the exact treatment you received on social media?

An NP posted she had injected 20 units of Botox to me on Yelp's website in response to my review questioning her bedside manner (which was false according to my receipt I actually purchased 40 units) and disfigured my eyebrows causing me to be subject to ridicule and depression as there is no... Read more »

C.Doris Okafor Dike answered on Aug 15, 2019

This becomes dicey. What was the information you posted on yelp? If you posted about her care she may respond. She may not mention the type of care you received..ie services rendered if you never mentioned what work you had done.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for Georgia on

Q: Personal Injury/Workers comp intervention

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Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 15, 2019

The heading for your question came through, but the question itself must have somehow gotten left off. You could try to repost your question. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on

Q: Are disclaimers on the back of tickets to events a form as fraud?

Its states ticket holder assumes all risks and agrees not to hold organization liable for injury. Seems to be a deceitful practice withintent to deprive another of his right. Since they can not release themself from negligence as I understand.

Fraud consists of some deceitful practice or... Read more »

Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 15, 2019

You raise an interesting point, but as a general matter, courts look for certain elements in determining whether fraud arose. These usually include some form of false misrepresentations about something intentionally made by the wrongdoer, knowing that the other party will rely upon them to their... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Domestic Violence for Massachusetts on

Q: Mental Anguish

I am a female who was involved in an abusive relationship for 7 months in Massachusetts in 2012. Because of the relationship I became severely mentally ill and am still ill and receiving Social Security disability. I've been unable to work full time since 2013. Would I be able to file a lawsuit... Read more »

Karen Piso Nadeau answered on Aug 14, 2019

I am sorry for your terrible situation. I assume this abuse happened while you were age 18 or over. Unfortunately, I believe the statute of limitations would bar any claims you may have. Typically, you have three years from the time of the incident to bring a lawsuit. The time has likely passed... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for California on

Q: Can I sue the man who my mom had an affair with?

Can I sue the man who my mom had an affair with?

My mom started seeing a married man when I was 9 years old and continued to see him until I was 22 years old mind you he is a very wealthy man who provided everything for our family food rent vehicles he was the sole provider when they split... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow answered on Aug 14, 2019

More info needed.

one can always sue anyone at anytime for anything. The issue is whether you will win.

i think a jury would have a hard time having sympathy for you. Many jurors would probably say you should be thankful that he supported your family for so many years. They would...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Traffic Tickets and Small Claims for Pennsylvania on

Q: I was wondering if its harassment when I can't step outside my house without my neighbor calling the cops.?

So my neighbor has been causing me problems for some time now, telling the rest of my neighborhood and my small town that I cook meth and I am a drug addict and how I steal from every where, I believe she has gotten me evicted from my apartment although my landlord is trying to say its for non... Read more »

Elizabeth Tarasi answered on Aug 14, 2019

You need to report uyour licesne plate stolen and you need to obtain a license plate.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Car Accidents for South Carolina on

Q: I've found myself in a confusing situation between an Auto repair shop, insurance company, and car rental company.

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Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 14, 2019

It looks like there wasn't a question here - it's possible it inadvertently got left off. However, if you are having issues with these aspects of your case, an experienced South Carolina attorney who handles personal injury could give guidance on the property damage claim and your rental rights as... Read more »

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