Timur Akpinar's answer Based on the facts here, it’s hard to tell if you entered into finalized settlement terms for the $500 you mention. Speaking with a personal injury lawyer would at least enable you to have your case assessed to determine what your options are, and learning about deadlines and statutes of limitations within which you need to act to preserve your legal rights. It sounds like speaking with a disability lawyer would also be helpful in learning your options regarding Social Security...
T. J. Jesky's answer This easiest way to change the name on the trademark from your name to a business name is to fill out and submit a Assignment Form to the trademark office. The form will allow you to assign your rights to your business. It seems that you have a trademark lawyer. Ask the lawyer to file the assignment form on your behalf.
Charles Joseph's answer Employers have a responsibility to prevent sexual harassment. A coworker, a supervisor in another area of the company, or even a non-employee, like a vendor, can be the perpetrator. You can read more about the laws that protect you from sexual harassment at https://www.workingnowandthen.com/new-york-sexual-harassment/. If you think you have been the victim of sexual harassment, you should contact an experienced employment attorney.
Salim U. Shaikh's answer More details required to render a specific advice. Did you sign a lease agreement? Did LL specify that room which was going to be vacated and occupied by you as promised by LL? Personal privacy and convenience is utmost important when one hire a room. You are advised to discuss this matter with LL esp. in light of his commitment and delayed vacation of that room which was leased and paid by you.
If LL is undergoing certain set backs he must relocate you to a place of your...
Timur Akpinar's answer New York State Empire State Development has a section on its website for government contracting resources. They might be a practical starting point for information about New York statutes and regs. They have offices in New York City, Albany, and Buffalo. On the federal level, the GSA (General Services Administration) might have information regarding government contracts.
David Lacher's answer No probate is required for trust-owned/trust-titled assets. The trustee is responsible for distributing those assets in accordance with the terms of the trust, without separate court permission, without separate waivers or consents from any third parties, and without additional separate authority needing to be granted to the trustee. But the main point is, the mere creation of such a trust accomplishes nothing by itself. Once the trust is created, all the individuals’s assets must be...
Michael Arbeit's answer If it is a traffic ticket, you can hire an attorney to go and you do not have to appear. If it's a criminal matter, you must appear. Any questions, call me at (516) 766-1878. -Mike.
Elaine Shay's answer In New York City, the Marshal conducting an eviction takes an inventory of property at the premises and the landlord is responsible for the property for a reasonable amount of time after the eviction. If the landlord refuses access to retrieve these items, the tenant can bring an Order to Show Cause requesting limited access for this purpose. The landlord can be held responsible for damages resulting from the failure to return inventoried property.
Michael David Siegel's answer The notice of claim is not a lien. You have no claim against the new owner or property. Your money claim against the city survives but must timely be turned into a lawsuit.
Michael H. Joseph's answer If they slip because of a dangerous condition, you could be held liable under the General Maritime Law. You should be aware that maritime law has recognized the lack of non-skid paint aboard a vessel to be a dangerous condition, since it is forseeable that the walking surfaces will get wet.
Michael David Siegel's answer Generally, Medicaid only makes a claim if there are assets. As no estate was ever formed, Medicaid would assume no recovery. There is no statute of limitations on the claim, if you form an estate for some reason. If there were never any assets, forget it.
Elaine Shay's answer In large part, the rights and obligations of a tenancy are controlled by terms set forth in the lease. Most leases provide that tenants will cooperate in permitting necessary repairs and that can be interpreted to include moving furniture. Most landlord's are reluctant to move a tenant's furniture for fear of claims of damage to the property.
Michael David Siegel's answer If you signed it at the higher price you are going to have a hard time undoing it. If they wrote in the new number after you signed that is illegal, but unless you have a copy with a different number, you will have issues.
Michael David Siegel's answer It depends on your father's will, if any, and who gets the house after he is passed. You will have time to move, as you would have to be evicted like any holdover tenant in court, in the worst case scenario.
Justia Ask a Lawyer is a forum for consumers to get answers to basic legal questions. Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only.
The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney–client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship. Additionally, no responses on this forum constitute legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case. You should not act upon information provided in Justia Ask a Lawyer without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Justia assumes no responsibility to any person who relies on information contained on or received through this site and disclaims all liability in respect to such information.
Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website (including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service) is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. While we intend to make every attempt to keep the information on this site current, the owners of and contributors to this site make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to from this site.