New Jersey Questions & Answers

Q: How do you prove non-physical domestic violence in New Jersey?

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 14, 2018
Leonard R. Boyer's answer
You prove it through testimony and evidence.

Q: I have been charged with harassment and trespassing & want to know if the accuser would have to testify in court

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 14, 2018
Leon Matchin's answer
The property owner can testify about the trespassing but she would have to testify about the harassment. You should stop this behavior towards her immediately. Everything you said suggests that you are obsessed with her and you're lucky they didn't charge you with stalking which is a felony crime that carries serious prison time. If I were you I would forget this person and move on with your life because your only other course of action is to escalate this behavior which will land you in...

Q: If you have a licence plate from PA and you live in Nj, will you get fined?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 13, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
Yes you are supposed to have NJ plates if you live in NJ and have your vehicle registered in NJ

Q: I had my day in court and still nothing got done or decided !

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy and Foreclosure for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 12, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
You may need to get approval from the Court to incur new debt, but it is a very viable alternative to continuing with these”investors.”

Q: Can ONE SETTLEMENT date be held to settle on 2 separate deeds of 2 pieces of property OWNED BY SAME OWNER to same buyer.

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 11, 2018
Vincent Gallo's answer
If the purchaser wants to ensure that he will she will be purchasing both parcels, then he or she should most certainly close on both parcels simultaneously.

Q: Are there any websites that can be recommended on how to write a ESP statement. I am Pro Se and learning as I go.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 11, 2018
Leonard R. Boyer's answer
That is the worst possible way to handle this. Trying to represent yourself in any legal proceeding, especially a divorce matter is unwise, to put it charitably. You need an in person consultation with an experienced matrimonial attorney, who can review all previous legal proceedings and documents. Then the attorney will be able to advise you how to proceed. You need to ask yourself, can I afford not to have an attorney? Good luck.

Q: I was forced out after foreclosure and left a lot of personal property behind what happens to that property?

1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 11, 2018
Leonard R. Boyer's answer
You need to contact the new owner, or if that does not work, you can retain an attorney to try and settle it for you. In addition, to eliminate your personal liability for the foreclosure, you need to retain an experienced bankruptcy attorney to handle your case.

Q: Can a police officer give you a ticket without seeing the violation?

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
Yes just like a police officer does not need to witness a murder to have you arrested for murder it is the same for any traffic violation, it is through his investigation that he determines guilt.

Q: My dad passed away almost two years ago. My sister and I recently got a letter from his wife (not our mother) asking

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
You're right she may be trying to hide something but you won't know unless you get an accounting for the estate.

Q: is it illegal to have a broken lens cover although headlight is still working properly

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
A judge would most likely consider it to be a violation of failure to maintain equipment

Q: trademarks question

1 Answer | Asked in Copyright for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
Nyasha A. West's answer
Because your use of 123bc pre-dates any future trademark filings of the same name, the individual or company attempting to register the mark would not be able to sue you for infringement.

Further, the filing of a trademark application requires evidence of the mark’s use in commerce. Absent such proof, unless the individual or company attempting to register the mark is using “intent to use” as a basis, the application is not likely to be approved.

The process of...

Q: Follow up too previous question

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
Leon Matchin's answer
If I were you I would order the transcript of the proceedings first with the court to find out exactly what the Judge said to you and then try to figure out what to do next and which direction to take the case.

Q: Does discharging student loans require a specialized bankruptcy attorney? Does it always require litigation?

2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy and Education Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 10, 2018
Michael David Siegel's answer
The likelihood of you discharging a student loan in bankruptcy is something close to zero. Do the Dept. of Ed. payment plan program.

Q: I have a question about selling a house in south New Jersey

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Real Estate Law, Business Law and Civil Rights for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
Jay Schmerler's answer
You will need to speak with an attorney and have that person review the contract in order to answer your question.

Q: If a judge says you win there's no need to proceed instead of hearing the case misleading then being you back anywsy

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
Generally A judge doesn't just say you win he says guilty, not guilty, or dismissed

Q: In my divorce under higher education its stated parties shall pay to their ability with the newburgh vs arrigiano law...

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
Michael A. Conte's answer
In Court you will need to disclose more than just the balances of your bank accounts. You will need to probably fill out an updated Family Court Case Information Statement, which provides your last year's income, your current YTD income, you income based on your last three pay stubs, your monthly household expenses, all of your assets (bank accounts included, but also real estate, securities, businesses, retirement assets, etc), and liabilities. You will need to attach your last years income...

Q: Can an 18 year old possess tobacco in New Jersey if they are a resident from Virginia where it was legally bought?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
Leon Matchin's answer
Buying and Possessing are two different things. An 18 year old cannot buy or possess in Jersey. Even if bought legally some place else makes it illegal to possess here.

Q: Would this check return a recent DWI arrest in NY that was pled down to a DWAI violation?

2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI and Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 8, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
Almost any check can find any public record and sometimes even indexed on google for everyone to see.

Q: How am I supposed to pay for an attorney if I'm bankrupt?

3 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 8, 2018
Timothy Denison's answer
Consular a bankruptcy attorney who can advise you how to resolve trust issue in light of your financial situation.

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