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1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Virginia on
Q: Are employers (VA) obligated to reimburse for pet care, while traveling for said business?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Apr 3, 2020

That sounds like something that would generally be up to individual employers in their policies for travel expense reimbursement more so than something addressed by state law. Your post remains open for five weeks - for the most meaningful input, you could check with a Virginia employment attorney.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Florida on
Q: Do I have any legal recourse if a doctor indicated the wrong COD and has not amended a death certificate after 2 months?

My mother was on hospice and passed away 1/28/20. The hospice physician indicated the wrong cause of death on the death certificate. I made them aware of the error and it has not been correctly amended to date. Meanwhile, I am waiting for an accurate certified copy to send to the insurance company... Read more »

Jeffrey Snyder
Jeffrey Snyder answered on Apr 2, 2020

If the cause of death they improperly placed on the death certificate causes a delay or denial of the insurance benefits, then I would say yes. If not, then I do not see a viable cause of action.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Mississippi on
Q: Can I file a law suite against the county jail for being denied medical attention. I gave birth in the mail while incarc

I was in labor all night and begged for help but was denied assistance because I was just a "convict" trying to get out of jail. On September 16, 2013, at 6:05 am I gave birth in the Neshoba County Jail

Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon answered on Apr 2, 2020

Unfortunately, with the way that Mississippi law works, the time frame to file a lawsuit against the county has likely long-since expired. Typically, to sue a county in state court, you only have one year from the date that the conduct occurred.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Georgia on
Q: Can u find out if I have money anywhere I'm not aware of

Maybe unclaimed

Anitra Walker
Anitra Walker answered on Mar 30, 2020

The Georgia Department of Revenue has an unclaimed property database which can be accessed using the following link at no charge ---

https://dor.georgia.gov/unclaimed-property-program

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Texas on
Q: I am looking for a family members case online and his name has completely disappeared. It used to show up online.

I would type his name on google and we would see the information.

Matthew Valley
Matthew Valley answered on Mar 28, 2020

Unsure what the legal question is here. If you know what court the case is out of then you can always call the clerk’s office for that court and ask about the case.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Maryland on
Q: My dog walked onto my neighbor's property. I went to get her & my neighbor used his cell phone to audio rec me

I told him numerous times that I didn't consent to be recorded and he ignored me and continued recording is that illegal in Maryland?

Mark Oakley
Mark Oakley answered on Mar 25, 2020

In MD, video recording in public is allowed regardless of consent, while audio recordings require consent of both parties. Most cell phones record both, so theoretically, if you could prove your neighbor recorded audio of you, there may be a violation. In a court proceeding, illegally recorded or... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for New York on
Q: will a person on SSD get a check from the coronavirus?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Mar 22, 2020

There's talk of individual relief checks by officials in Washington, D.C. We should have more information in the near future on what is finally decided in terms of relief measures for the public. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: Signed property over to state of tn in order to get health care for my mom now she is deceased how do we get it back
Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Mar 17, 2020

You may be an Heir At Law, and the Heirs are now the owners as Tenants In Common of the real property. Someone that knew her can execute and record an Affidavit of Heirship. This tells the world who the titled owners are, that is it becomes their source of title.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized on
Q: can you please identify at least three problems about this case? thanks for the response
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Mar 16, 2020

You could try reposting your question. It looks like part of it may have inadvertently been left off. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Texas on
Q: Can i sue the named inventors of the coronavirus if i get infected?
Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace answered on Mar 13, 2020

1. This is not a forum for answers to homework questions.

2. This is not a question of Criminal Law, Consumer Law, or Family Law.

3. You can try to sue almost anyone for almost anything, but filing frivolous lawsuits can get an attorney sanctioned.

4. You can try to file it...
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1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: What is the form you file to retrieve personal ptoperty
Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Mar 9, 2020

Some General Sessions Courts have a form for Action To Recover Personal Property. Many do not but should have a form for a Civil Warrant, which you would type in the prayer for an Action To Recover Personal Property. This action may require a Bond, coordination with the Sheriff, or may need a... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Ohio on
Q: how does a mechanic shop put a lien on a truck that the driver refuses to pay?

the driver took the truck and owes 16000.00. he has not payed and brought another truck in for repair. we now have that truck and will not release it until he pays the other bill. what to do?

Nicholas P. Weiss
Nicholas P. Weiss answered on Mar 6, 2020

You can retain an automobile with a mechanic's lien without filing anything so long as you don't violate any portions of the Ohio Consumer Sales Protection Act (OSCPA), specifically everything in OAC 109:4-3-13 Motor vehicle repairs or services. Your situation is a little different in that your... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Illinois on
Q: Looking to get a legal name change . Is this something the firm does?

My legal name on my birth certificate is different from the name I’ve been using my whole life. My legal information, like SS# drivers license number and schooling is in the name I use not my legal name. I want to travel outside of the US and need a passport that now I am not able to option.

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Mar 6, 2020

This is not a law firm (you ask if this is something the firm does). It's only a question and answer board. You could contact attorneys, through this site, or on your own. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Ohio on
Q: How do I pursue an e-commerce company that refuses to give me a refund?

I paid for an online service back in December and asked for a refund in the beginning of January. Since the beginning of January, they have dragged me along each day asking for more money to get the refund back to me, which I paid. This is still going on now. I’ve ended up paying them a few... Read more »

Nicholas P. Weiss
Nicholas P. Weiss answered on Mar 5, 2020

Their actions are likely violations of Ohio's Consumer Sales Practices Act. If they haven't paid you but have demanded more money before they give you a refund, you can likely seek your damages from them, plus treble (three times) damages, and reasonable attorney fees.

Your biggest issue is...
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1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for New Jersey on
Q: If I cosign an apartment lease for my soon to be ex wife how will that effect my signing a lease for my own apartment?

I do understand the gravity of cosigning. She makes more than enough to pay the rent. They require proof of 3x rent in monthly income which she cannot meet. I have no worries about her paying and we both have excellent credit. Thank you

Ivan Raevski
Ivan Raevski answered on Mar 5, 2020

so what is your question? you as co-signed will be liable for rent and any damage to the ex-wife's apartment. it has no bearing on you being able to get your own apartment. every company has their own criteria for what the tenant must show in order to rent the apartment

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Maryland on
Q: I need to get power of attorney for my mother; to cover medical, financial, and business. This is at her request.

My mother is 92 years old, and she is beginning to exhibit behaviors consistent with Alzheimer's and dementia. This is according to her physician. I have not the foggiest idea how to proceed.

Mark Oakley
Mark Oakley answered on Mar 4, 2020

You need at least two documents: (1) a durable power of attorney for general financial matters; and (2) a durable power of attorney for healthcare decisions. They should not be one document--the healthcare POA should be separate. Your mother should also have a will if she doesn't have one, as... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Georgia on
Q: In a gated community in Georgia, is it legal to allow only one real estate company to post their for sale signs and

Other realtors from a different company can not use their own signs with their name posted this one company has a monopoly on the community. Is this legal?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Mar 2, 2020

A Georgia real estate attorney would be able to advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. As a general matter, it could be legal because it sounds like the actions of a private entity. Had it been affiliated with the government, doing something like that could have run afoul of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Virginia on
Q: In the state of Va, can I buy a gun if I have a misdemeanor conviction of brandishing a firearm? 5years ago
Shemeka C Hankins
Shemeka C Hankins answered on Mar 2, 2020

Typically, this type of charge would not prevent you from purchasing a firearm. However, I would consult the potential firearms purchase form and make sure you answer all questions TRUTHFULLY.

https://www.vsp.virginia.gov/Firearms_PurchaseEligibility.shtm

You can also contact the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Indiana on
Q: If my daughter evicts me from her home. How long do I have to move out.
Alexander Florian Steciuch
Alexander Florian Steciuch answered on Feb 27, 2020

If your daughter obtained an eviction order from the court against you the date and time you have to be out should be on the court order. If your daughter has not obtained an eviction order from the court against you and is merely telling you to leave, then when you have to leave is between you and... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Texas on
Q: Is it legal to place cameras on a fence line facing directly towards your neighbors property?

I have a fence line that is shared with a neighbor. They have installed game cameras on the shared fence line facing our property. This area is not accessable to the public so it is private property to private property. And this is in Texas

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Feb 22, 2020

A Texas attorney (or maybe a lawmaker) could best advise on this, and in particular, one familiar with ordinances in your municipality or town. But you await a response for four weeks. As a general matter, this question arises frequently these days as the use of these things expands. In general,... Read more »

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