I slipped and fell on ice on 01/15/2017 in a public city park and got a tear and fracture on my right shoulder and a herniated disc in my lower back I got shoulder surgery and injections in my back. I got offered $50,000 my lawyer said I should take it because I fell inside a park and not a entry... Read more »
This is really something best discussed in detail with your attorney, rather than weighing the speculation of someone who doesn't have films or reports of your MRIs, CTs, X-Rays, neurological testing, surgery and post-surgery reports, and other important file documents. It's going to be up to you,...Read more »
I gave them a copy of the repair bill. I contacted multiple repairmen before finding one who could/would come. It's what I paid for the repair. What else do I need for court? If they sue, can I countersue for anything, because I suspect they are just threatening to sue to get more money.
I have little income. Live in a rent free Hud apartment because of my very low income. The only thing of value is the car. The book value of the car is $3500. I want to know if the car would be exempt from seizure??
Landlord also lives out of state in CA and will not provide us with contact information beyond his phone # and email address. The total of the security they have is $12,600, so it is not something that could be recouped. We have been perfect tenants for two years and worried that we are about to... Read more »
If you want to not pay rent for three months as a strategy, you can. You risk an eviction case being filed, but it will not likely be resolved in three months. But you would have to answer any summons.
The agreement was that "as long as I payoff the car loan within the first few months of the financed loan, the payoff price would be $7000" but if the loan wasn't paid within that time period the loan would be $11,500 (as it is right now). I signed the agreement after being told this. I recently... Read more »
Depends on the review, but they are probably seeking damages for defamation and harm to their business reputation. These are fact intensive and "truth" is an absolute defense. You need to get a lawyer to defend yourself or your company.
Night of 10/14/18 once we arrived home from Mc'Donalds my son put his drink in the refrigerator before bed he went to grab his drink by the time he was finishing his drink he was screamy due to somthing slimy on his tongue pulled it out his straw and it was a large worm. I contacted the franchise... Read more »
My ex-boyfriend took 5 checks from me and wrote them out to himself. Signed my name and everything. The total loss was $3095. I have made a claim with my bank, what is the best course of action to hold him responsible and get my money back?
Our firm routinely handles these small claims cases for a flat rate of $725.
I’m NY, small claims court has subject matter jurisdiction over amounts in dispute between $0 and $5000; civil court between $5000 and $25,000, and supreme court in New York entertains cases where the amounts...Read more »
The key line of your post is your fault for not checking. As to the bank, you have to pay. As to your ex, if you are named in a bankruptcy as a creditor for this debt, it will be a discharged claim, and you cannot sue your ex.
We both are liable but he refuses to pay and that don't think it fair to pay for the whole thing myself. but now the loan has been reported to the credit bureau because no payment has been made. So would be able to sue him for have of the 8400 that is due now?
It's possible, but title to timeshares are typically takes with both owners being joint and severally liable. Meaning that you are responsible to pay if he does not. I suppose that you could sue on equitable claims, but it may be difficult.
In these situations, clients have often hired me...Read more »
My company is based in LI, company that owes me in Pine Island the two unpaid jobs were in Manhattan. In what jurisdiction do I file the small claim? Is it my area, the company I am suing their area or the place where the two jobs were completed in NYC? I want to get this process started ASAP this... Read more »
MSI is a Taiwanese company with its US headquarters in California. They sell their computers through Best Buy and other retailers present in New York State. I would like to sue MSI because firmware I downloaded from their website crippled my computer and I believe they are responsible for providing... Read more »
You can try to sue anyone in any court; but not necessarily with success. In this case, the small claims court lacks personal jurisdiction over the alien company, located in California. Also, what are the damages? If more than $3000 in villages and towns or $5000 in cities, the small claims court...Read more »
We basically often have to ask for permission from people intoxicated and stoned to enter or leave our porch. Many do not live in building. Partying with neighbors. They have other exits. They are unfriendly. One of them down there has already threatened to go ballistic on us. Police say these... Read more »
This would violate your lease, but if police will not do anything, your recourse is to leave by breaking your lease. Be sure to document with photos these issues so you can show a court later if needed.
It depends if the YMCA successfully prevailed on something called either a "Non-Payment Summary Proceeding" , or a "holdover Summary Proceeding" (the former if you didn't pay rent or the latter if you held over your lease and they gave you 30 days notice to vacate) AND THEY OBTAINED A WARRENT OF...Read more »
My most recent paycheck from my job bounced and they haven't paid me the money yet. The check was given to me and deposited on May 11, then bounced a few days later. My bank account is currently negative and has been that way for about a week. When I contacted my (former) employer they told me they... Read more »
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