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1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for New Mexico on
Q: Hello I want to ask how can I prepare and what I should now to become a lawyer. Going into 11th grade want to be prepare

To be specific I want to know

What should I do after I graduate

What courses to take in college

What are the steps to take after college

William Jaksa
William Jaksa
answered on Jun 30, 2022

Find something that you are interested in college and do well. Good law schools need good marks, most of the time the undergraduate degree area of study is not as important. If you are interested in a particular subject area (sports, medicine, technology, politics) I am almost certain there is an... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Florida on
Q: What type of lawyer should I obtain if I am suing someone for UTMA fraud?
William Jaksa
William Jaksa
answered on Jun 30, 2022

Are you talking about Uniform Transfers to Minors Act (UTMA)? If you are suing someone you should be looking for a litigator, financial malpractice litigator.

https://www.toronto-criminal-lawyer.co/services/fraud-charges/

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: In east Tennessee is it illegal to drive any vehicle type in streams, creeks or rivers?

By driving in these water ways it promotes more pollution, damages the ecosystem and destroys natural habitats and resources. The area in question is in Sevierville Tn, Cocke county Tn.

Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
answered on Jun 20, 2022

No. Some Parks may have specific vehicle restrictions, but they will not be limited to water crossings.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Alabama on
Q: Should I go to law schcool?

I have always been fascinated with being a criminal defense attorney. So much so that I got my Bachelor's in Criminal Justice from UAB here in AL. I ended up with an office job in freight logistics making 72k a year and the job is decent. I don't mind doing it, but it's just not... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 18, 2022

This is really a question that involves lots of thought. Congratulations on your Criminal Justice degree. That's a big accomplishment. Only you can make this decision, based on your schedule, finances, and personal commitments. Going to law school part-time at night can be consuming, and it... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Michigan on
Q: If my dad wants to kick me out of the house at the age of 18 what does he have to do in order legally do that

My dad is actually currently trying to kick me out and he told me to pack up about 4 days ago and today he is kicking me out I got almost no time to actually figure things out or find a place to stay so it would be nice to know if there was somehting i could do to stop this also I am in high-school... Read more »

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
answered on Jun 17, 2022

Are you still in high school? If not and you are over 18, you are now a tenant subject to eviction as any other tenant unfortunately.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: We need help My wife and I had a video walk through from Florida for a new home in TN 3 weeks ago.

The property has changed since we viewed and made the offer. We do not want to take occupancy.

Bennett James Wills
Bennett James Wills
answered on Jun 17, 2022

Need more info. But you would have to look at the terms of your purchase and sale agreement to determine your rights. Consult with your agent, or better, consult with an attorney to review the facts of your situation and your documents to help guide you.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: Is sending a no trespass notice to someone certified mail to keep them off of your property legal in Tennessee.
Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
answered on Jun 13, 2022

It will have less legal effect than posting no trespassing signs, as it would notice 1 person, not the public.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: Does separation mean divorce?

Does separation mean divorce

Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
answered on Jun 9, 2022

No, very different. Legal Separations and Divorces have different Statutes.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Michigan on
Q: Is the State of Michigan subject to Freedom of Information Act?
Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
answered on Jun 7, 2022

Yes, with (many) exceptions.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Michigan on
Q: My spouse died in Feb 2022, in Indiana. We have not lived together for 10 years, but never divorced. I live in MI

What am I entitled to?

Michael Zamzow
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Michael Zamzow
answered on May 27, 2022

An Indiana attorney should be able to answer those questions for you. There are some states where being somewhat estranged or abandoned may eliminate your otherwise possible share in their estate.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Michigan on
Q: What is the difference between discriminatory practices and illegal practices?
Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
answered on May 26, 2022

Legal practices may be discriminatory in nature; discriminatory practices are not necessarily illegal.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Louisiana on
Q: As a father how can I sign my rights over a child
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on May 25, 2022

Signing rights over a child is a big thing and have legal implications-----please contact a family lawyer or an adoption lawyer to discuss your situation and your options. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Michigan on
Q: Can a non profit 501 c3 organization lose their non profit status if they earn too much income in one year?

I work for a non profit swim club and we are wondering what the limit of earned income and reserved income we can hold onto with out losing our non profit status. We are following all the other non profit policies, but cannot find a clear answer for this. Thank you.

Michael Zamzow
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Michael Zamzow
answered on May 24, 2022

You should talk to your general counsel, if you don't have one, you should probably get one.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Florida on
Q: When a couple live in resident as a couple sharing finances get made when things don't work

Is that legal for him to do just to get back at me for Not staying after moving in an agreeing to be his girl friend so now desputing charges he paid for me an now he trying to screw me over

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on May 14, 2022

If you are trying to ask a question about, when you move in together and things don't work out, whether you can sue for breach of contract; the answer is no. Had you been married, on the other hand, you would very well have a number of options.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for New York on
Q: Hi, Recently I got an issue related to theft act. Before moving out, I was throwing away my stuffs on May 11th in early.

While doing so, I put all my stuffs outside of my apartment to organize and throw away some of them that I feel I do not need anymore.

After organizing and throwing away some of my stuffs, I realized I could not find one dresser. I put the important stuffs inside of one dresser that is a... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on May 13, 2022

I'm sorry this happened to you. It looks like you already did many of the things that could be done. If you have a renter's insurance policy, check its provisions for personal property loss. But keep in mind that there could be a deductible. I hope it turns up and you get it back. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Tennessee on
Q: How can a father give up his rights voluntary if the mother wants him to? Does someone have to adopt the child/children?

The mother wants him to give up his rights but we don't know how to go about doing it if he doesn't give them up then she is gonna continue to be a headache and threaten him with his kids because sometimes he can't see them on weekends due to working not having a sitter or because of being sick

Bennett James Wills
Bennett James Wills
answered on May 12, 2022

You would file a petition to terminate parental rights and litigate the issues. Consult counsel to see if your situation would qualify.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Florida on
Q: What form to use/term for if youre not a lawyer, but will be doing things as a lawyer would (filing etc)? Latin phrase..
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on May 11, 2022

The Latin phrase "pro se" is probably the term you're looking for.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for Louisiana on
Q: How do I go about termination of rights for my 2 sons father
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on May 5, 2022

Something this serious should not be done without representation and as such, I recommend that the first thing you do is consult with a few family law attorneys to discuss this and then decide how to best proceed.

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for North Dakota on
Q: If I did not give consent for the police to search my vehicle but my passenger did is that legal
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne
answered on May 2, 2022

Here's the better question: is that the only basis the police had for the search? Even if it was an illegal search, illegality will not be found just because you want it to be found. Instead, you will need to compose, file, and argue a successful motion - which is difficult for any... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Uncategorized for North Dakota on
Q: Should I plead guilty for minor in possession of alcohol? Do MIC convictions go away?
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne
answered on May 2, 2022

You should likely try to negotiate something called a deferred imposition of sentence if at all possible.

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