My dog had knee surgery due to a torn ccl (acl). He was running and tore it. My insurance company is claiming it was due to an Illness. He has never been diagnosed with any sort of illness that would cause such a thing. I only have accident coverage and they won’t give me an explanation for the... View More
A Maine attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. Look at the policy and see what the provisions for dispute are - civil suit, arbitration, etc. A veterinarian is best qualified to make a call on the matter, but a ligament tear appears to be more accident-related...View More
Generally speaking, if you are a tenant without a written lease in Maine, you are what is called a “tenant at will,” which typically means your rights are defined and specified by Maine statutes and applicable case law. I am not aware of any Maine statutory prohibition against a landlord...View More
Animal control has been called more than once from other neighbors and they have done nothing. The property is very obviously dirty and smells horrible. You can see many dogs on short chains and small, inadequate cages from the road. If someone were to go on the residents property to get proof of... View More
This sounds hypothetically as if it would constitute trespass, a misdemeanor-level offense. However, I'm not certain that under these circumstances you would be charged. Another concern would be a property owner who thinks a trespasser is there to cause harm and accordingly shooting said trespasser.
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