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2 Answers | Asked in Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: I purchased a mini Dachshund from a breeder in KY. My puppy keeps growing and is not even close to a mini but he is a Fu

size. We contacted the breeder to tell him that and he started bullying my wife and telling her she did not know she was talking about. What can we do? We do not want to give up the puppy we have loved for over a year but they should not be telling everyone they sell mini when they do not

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Aug 29, 2020

You can sue them for fraud under the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act.

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can my wife and I have a Separation Agreement that is legal but not filed with the courts immediately?

That is to say, a contract that spells out how everything would be divided in the case of a divorce, not filed immediately, but would be upheld by the courts in the case of either party petition for divorce in the future

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Aug 17, 2020

Yes

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: I signed a contract on my house when I sold it stating that I would moved out in 14 days need more time

the real estate agent for extension she refused to help we r disabled what r my options

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Aug 17, 2020

You’re pretty much stuck if you’ve already closed. Also depends on the penalty for breach of contract. You might try contacting the sellers directly and asking them.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: Does this belong to me

my ex left an untagged trailer on my property for 4 months. He refused to remove it after we broke up and he has been here since. I have been asking for my property back from him and he has refused and just now started saying he is going to come take the trailer but he hasn't come yet. I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Aug 6, 2020

Give him notice in writing to pick it up within 30 days or you’re disposing of it. After that, you can do whatever you want with it.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Probate for Kentucky on
Q: KY seller didnt disclose house was in probate & I unknowingly agreed to extend contract. Can I get out of ext?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Aug 6, 2020

Probably, yes. Fraud in the inducement is sufficient for you to terminate extension.

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Small Claims for Kentucky on
Q: I fixed someone's truck and thay just took it without paying I'm not a licensed mechanic what can I do bec I'm out 1000$
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jul 26, 2020

File a mechanics lien on it and/or sue them in small claims court.

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Civil Litigation for Kentucky on
Q: What kind of lawyer should I contact?

A friend of mine stole some things from me and accused me of the police. I explained to them what really happened and I reported her for stealing my stuff which has a total value of 600 dollars and she also owes me another 60. A police officer told me to press charges against her for defamation and... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 18, 2020

A Kentucky attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. There are lawyers who handle defamation matters. It doesn't involve pressing charges; it's a civil law cause of action for damage to one's reputation. But keep in mind that defamation cases are not... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: Land contract seller trying to evict me.

The seller after a yr told me the contract wasn't valid because the type of loan he had on it. He later tells us his wife at the time intended on me remodeling it and then listing and. Selling it. Now he calls me telling me he has to sell it because he is divorcing, and he's listing it. I... Read more »

Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
answered on Jul 2, 2020

A so called land contract is actually a lease with option to purchase. You do not own anything. It will take awhile for the eviction process to remove you from possession. But do not invest any more money and labor in the property, while looking for somewhere else to live. You may get the... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Banking, Consumer Law, Contracts and Identity Theft for Kentucky on
Q: Is it illegal for a loan company to accidentally share your personal information with another person?

I had a personal loan, I paid it off in March or April. The loan company sent me the wrong persons original loan Note Agreement. Like I have someone else's original signature documents. Has personal info on it... I called the loan company to let them know and asked if my info was sent to the... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 17, 2020

No, not if it was accidental!!!

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Copyright, Products Liability and Patents (Intellectual Property) for Kentucky on
Q: I'm buying an app for my business from India. I am in the US and need to protect my investment. How do I best proceed?

The developer is in India and has the ready-made app that I need to run my business. Developer is offering to sell me a license to use the app since I do not have the money to buy the app outright. However, I am concerned about paying for use of the app only and end up in a situation where the app... Read more »

John B. Hudak
John B. Hudak
answered on May 26, 2020

The advice you are asking for might be too complicated to answer on a message board here. And, if it is a major business decision it should be done with the proper due diligence.

A potential tactic that can be used is ask the person you are buying the license from if they have a standard...
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1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Contracts and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: I have been divorced for about 6 years now. Me and my wife got a lawyer and had an agreement wrote up wher I would buy

What ever our daughter needed. We booth agreed no child support. Yet I wAs ordered to pay and have been paying every month. I missed a few . But pay an extra 10$ each month until I get caught up .theay still heald 500$ of my stimulus payment my question is why

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 25, 2020

The CARES Act provides that if you have an arrearage, that money will be withheld from the stimulus money.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Looking for a lawyer to help recover goods stolen by a fulfilment company in Kentucky.

To add to this, the fulfilment company is Ruby Has and they have taken over EasyPost's customers. I'm looking for a lawyer to help with a class action against Ruby Has and possibly EasyPost.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 19, 2020

Take a criminal complaint against them I. The county where they were stolen.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Contracts, Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for Kentucky on
Q: How do I collect on missed rent even though the tenant has moved out a month after?

They have a 3 month lease and only paid deposit and one month. They left the 2 weeks after the 3rd month

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 18, 2020

You’ll have to sue them to collect your money.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Tax Law and Landlord - Tenant for Kentucky on
Q: Do my Leasing Office have a right to request a copy of my Income Tax if I live in Subsidized housing?

I live in Subsidized housing (rent based on income), recently the re-certification person requested a copy of my 2019 Federal Income tax in order for me to be re-certified. I feel that she was being nasty for no reason and unprofessional, simply because I was the ONLY one that turned in my tax... Read more »

D. Mathew Blackburn
D. Mathew Blackburn
answered on May 17, 2020

I would review the documents provided by the program under which your housing is subsidized. Just pull the documents directly and see what they say. Then if you feel that the landlord has requested too much you have documentation to backup your claim and contact information for the organization... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: I have entered a contract with a buyer who was preapproved while unemployment, the buyers broker knew of this as did his

Agent, when it came time to close he was unable to acquire a loan, i know this breaks contract but now they ate wanting us to wait for him to go back to work in two weeks, should i wait? Can i sue for the cost of repairs already completed? I dont want to penalize him for his agents and brokers... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 13, 2020

Wait the two weeks.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Employment Law for Kentucky on
Q: My contract states I will be paid $100/month for healthcare. I haven’t received this since I’ve signed 28 months ago.

Would this negate the rest of my contract? Could this be considered “withholding payment? No employees have received this money. I have brought it up verbally multiple times to

my boss and our accountant in front of witnesses, though never in writing. I am always told we will receive it... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 11, 2020

Filing suit for breach of contract is your next step.

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can you sell a piece of land on line? Like can I buy land from my son he is Ky Iam in Fla.

Can it be done thru the mail with a notary stamp?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 10, 2020

It can’t be fine on line but it can be drone through the mail.

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: We signed a contract to build a house& want to terminate due to water

We signed a contract to build a house. Upon framing, our builder told us that the lot is above an underground spring. We are not comfortable with this as we had water issues with our last house that we had to pay to fix when we moved. Would we be able to get our wear best money back since this... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Apr 13, 2020

Possibly, if the seller knew about the underground spring and failed to disclose.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: Purchasing Real Estate from LLC, and a Member passes away before closing

We are under contract to purchase properties from a a Kentucky LLC. The members are a husband & wife. The husband passed away last week. How does something like this effect/delay a closing date?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 27, 2020

Depending on the structure of the LLC, and assuming decedents interests pass to his wife. You should be able to close on time or with a short delay. However, if decedents interests pass to someone other than his wife, that’s could be problematic.

1 Answer | Asked in Banking, Business Law, Civil Litigation and Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: I live in the state of Kentucky where I own a business. I have had $1,400 stolen from me by the financial app venmo

Venmo is a popular app that is used to process financial transactions so that people can easily access funds online. Venmos reputation is littered with hundreds upon thousands of complaints about they're misleading policies and theft of funds for no reason. Venmo has stolen $1,400 from me that... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 29, 2020

Contact an attorney immediately and look into filing suit against Venmo.

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