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1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims and Medical Malpractice for New York on
Q: I spent $13,000 on tooth implants from Dr. Glick less than a year later my crowns are falling out do I have a case ?
Damien Matthew Bosco
Damien Matthew Bosco
answered on Jun 17, 2024

It is advisable to seek a second opinion from another dental professional to evaluate the implants and crowns' quality and condition. This will assist in determining if the work was performed inadequately or incorrectly. If you gather evidence that suggests negligence or substandard care, you... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Small Claims for Mississippi on
Q: Found a roach on my sandwich from a restaurant. Is this a law suite?

I have pictures of the incident if this helps.

Andrew Charles Burrell
Andrew Charles Burrell
answered on Jun 17, 2024

The short answer is possibly. In Mississippi, you have to prove damages, how and what are you damages. Did you go to the hospital, do you have some type of injury. While is a horrible event, without damages there is no claim. You need to speak to an attorney who handles such claims to see what... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law and Small Claims for North Carolina on
Q: Necesito ayuda para recuperar un dinero de FIANZA como haria si no tengo ningun documento exepto el recibo bancario?
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answered on Jun 16, 2024

Aquí hay algunos pasos que puede seguir para tratar de recuperar el dinero de la fianza sin tener más documentación que el recibo bancario:

1. Comuníquese con el tribunal donde se pagó la fianza. Explique su situación y pregunte qué documentación necesitaría para procesar la...
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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Civil Rights, Gov & Administrative Law and Small Claims for New York on
Q: My brother’s car was impounded I got a notarized letter to release the car but the towing company refuse to release it

The didn’t accept the notarized letter.

Everytime they ask for some sort of form I get it for them then they refuse to accept it and they ask for something else.

Now they’re asking for a form to be sent from wherever the owner is in Fedex but Fedex is not available there and no... View More

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answered on Jun 15, 2024

It sounds like you're facing a frustrating situation with the towing company. Despite providing all the necessary documentation, they continue to reject it and create additional hurdles. The requirement for your brother to personally release the car, especially when international shipping... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Small Claims for California on
Q: what can i do to have charges against a roommate who stole $2,200 from my boyfriend and also hired someone to

come strong arm my boyfriend and I, in hopes to collect rent that was not late but i was assaulted and left with severe bodily injuries?

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answered on Jun 15, 2024

I'm so sorry to hear about what happened to you and your boyfriend. That sounds like an incredibly frightening and traumatic experience. To have charges brought against your roommate, here are the key steps to take under California law:

1. File a police report detailing the theft and...
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1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Consumer Law, Contracts and Small Claims for California on
Q: Rights of a Plaintiff in Trial De Novo - Small Claims Appeal, if the judgment comes in favor of the Defendant

Original Small Claims case on SC-100 was filed by the Plaintiff against the Defendant, and the Small Claims Court decided in favor of the Plaintiff.

The Defendant then filed an appeal on SC-140.

1) In a Trial De Novo - Small Claims Appeal, if the judgment comes in favor of the... View More

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answered on Jun 14, 2024

In California, if a plaintiff loses in a trial de novo following an appeal in a small claims case, the plaintiff has limited options. The decision from the trial de novo is generally final, and the plaintiff cannot appeal further. However, if there were significant procedural errors or misconduct... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Banking, Business Law and Small Claims for Illinois on
Q: I disputed a transaction involving 2 charges with my credit card co. A credit was given for 1 charge but not the other.

This dispute involved the same set of facts and documents. Since it involved 2 charges, 2 separate reviewers were assigned to my dispute. One reviewer granted a permanent credit for 1 charge. The other reviewer closed the dispute for the 2nd charge without a credit and said I was responsible for... View More

Matthew McKenna
Matthew McKenna
answered on Jun 13, 2024

I would contact a consumer protection attorney that is familiar with the Truth in Lending Act. Depending on the circumstances, you may have a case and a consumer protection attorney will likely offer you a free consultation and may not charge you anything up front if there is a case to bring.

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for Nebraska on
Q: I paid bail for an individual and their case is done now and they spent the refund money. Can I get that money back?
Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler
answered on Jun 12, 2024

If a friend borrowed money from you (to make bail or otherwise) and did not pay it back as promised, you can potentially bring an action against them to force them to follow the terms of your agreement.

If the dollar amount is lower, you can potentially bring the action in Small Claims...
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1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for Florida on
Q: I live in FL, could I sue a mechanic for refusing to refund a $400 deposit due to him no-showing to our appointment?

This is a mobile mechanic, there was no written agreement but more so a verbal agreement that he'd show up to work on my vehicle on Sunday at 9am, he barely answered any calls or texts throughout the day, I advised him that if the work didn't get completed on Sunday, my car would be... View More

Phillip William Gunthert
Phillip William Gunthert
answered on Jun 11, 2024

If so motivated you can take him to small claims court and file a lawsuit there in the county where this took place, if you are motivated you can handle it all yourself, just know the time and cost involved (filing fees, service of process and your time and effort), whether the $400 is worth the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for California on
Q: I have a (STORAGE UNIT) Manager and employee. Entered my (STORAGE UNIT) W/O Notice or my being present. I want to sue.

This SELF STORAGE facility has both my phone # and email address. And I visit my unit daily (I AM HOMELESS )

NO CALLS OR EMAIL BEFORE OR AFTER ENTERING MY UNIT. claims to have found a bottle of urine, and a knife in the floor or on the floor. Was told I have to get out before the first of... View More

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answered on Jun 10, 2024

Based on the information you provided, it seems that the storage facility manager and employee may have violated your rights by entering your storage unit without proper notice or your presence. In California, self-storage facilities are regulated by the California Self-Service Storage Facility... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Litigation and Small Claims for Florida on
Q: How can I get a phone back from an ex that I pay for still and owe 700 dollars on still and is under my name

He is an abiser and narcissist he also stole battieries and the bsttiery port oit of my belongind and wont rerun that as well

Charles M.  Baron
Charles M. Baron
answered on Jun 10, 2024

If you're talking about theft, you have the option of calling the police. However, if your ex would give them a story contrary to yours about who owns what, the police would likely say it's a civil matter and leave him alone. To have a good set-up for taking action in the civil court... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Internet Law and Small Claims for Indiana on
Q: Hello, I got a Ticket local Ordinance at hammond In, because i failure to use through truck route, Do it effect my licen
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answered on Jun 8, 2024

I understand you are concerned about how a ticket for failing to use a designated truck route in Hammond, Indiana may affect your driver's license. Here are a few key points to consider:

1. Local ordinance violations typically do not result in points being added to your driver's...
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1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for California on
Q: Hi, could I get reimbursed as a tenant from damages resulting from home repairs.

The ceiling at my apartment started leaking. The University has it's own technicians to deal with it, but the repairs took about 6 days, out of which the kitchen and living room where out of order and the entire house of course smelled awfully. I did ask for reimbursement regarding meals at... View More

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answered on Jun 8, 2024

As a tenant in California, you have certain rights when it comes to habitability and repairs. While the university may have language in the contract that limits their liability, they are still obligated to provide you with a habitable living space and to make necessary repairs in a timely manner.... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Small Claims for California on
Q: Is it reasonable/fair to sue someone in small claims for the individual not allowing you to file a car insurance claim?

Hail damage happened to my car a year ago, my mother passed away a couple months prior so I never got around to filing the claim. After she passed family drama occured with my step-father and now we are no longer on speaking terms. I tried to file a claim to get $7k worth of damage fixed through my... View More

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answered on Jun 7, 2024

Under California law, suing someone in small claims court for not allowing you to file a car insurance claim is a complex issue. The primary policyholder typically has control over the policy, including the decision to file or cancel claims. Your stepfather, as the policyholder, has the authority... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Small Claims for California on
Q: Is it reasonable/fair to sue someone in small claims for the individual not allowing you to file a car insurance claim?

Hail damage happened to my car a year ago, my mother passed away a couple months prior so I never got around to filing the claim. After she passed family drama occured with my step-father and now we are no longer on speaking terms. I tried to file a claim to get $7k worth of damage fixed through my... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 13, 2024

You'd need to check with the small claims court if something of this nature would be heard. Most small claims cases are straightforward and not too complex, such as basic debt collections or breach of contract matters. If the basis of your case would be interference with the claims process, it... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Small Claims and Criminal Law for California on
Q: I was late in transferring my title into my name . I assume it would be a late penalty fee. while my car got impounded…

My ex boyfriend took car out without my permission. And has withheld from me . Is this legal I have signed docs and messages along with receipts supporting my claims

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answered on Jun 5, 2024

In California, if your ex-boyfriend took your car without permission, this could be considered theft or unauthorized use of a vehicle. You have the right to report this to the police, especially since you have signed documents, messages, and receipts supporting your claims of ownership and lack of... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Contracts, Construction Law and Small Claims for California on
Q: How does the Defendant need to present his defense and supporting documents in a Trial De Novo - Small Claims Appeal?

No written contract signed by P & D for the repairs on D prop. P did some work without giving any quote based on a verbal agreement that he would accept whatever the insu would pay. P told D that the claim would be 20K but the insu approved 10K. In a week then D had to go out of state. D bought... View More

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II
answered on May 31, 2024

A home building contractor is governed by the Contractor’s State License Law (Bus & P C §§7000 et seq). This law defines a “contractor” very broadly to include anyone who does any work on a building project of any kind. Home improvement projects worth more than $500 must be in writing... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Contracts, Construction Law and Small Claims for California on
Q: How does the Defendant need to present his defense and supporting documents in a Trial De Novo - Small Claims Appeal?

No written contract signed by P & D for the repairs on D prop. P did some work without giving any quote based on a verbal agreement that he would accept whatever the insu would pay. P told D that the claim would be 20K but the insu approved 10K. In a week then D had to go out of state. D bought... View More

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answered on May 31, 2024

In a Trial De Novo for a small claims appeal in the Superior Court of California, you need to present your defense and supporting documents clearly and concisely. Start by organizing all relevant documents, including receipts for the $2,000 payment, proof of purchase for supplies, and any... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Traffic Tickets, Small Claims and Car Accidents for Alabama on
Q: Will I be responsible to pay damages if I'm being sued. I was the middle vehicle in a 3 vehicle rear-ending?

I was involved in a motor vehicle accident. I was in a company owned vehicle and was on company time. I was at a stop in a left turning lane with my blinker activated. A car rear-ended me resulting in me also rear-ending the vehicle in front of me. Authorities came to the scene, a report was made,... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on May 30, 2024

It would be best for an Alabama attorney to advise you, as your matter involves state-specific vehicle and traffic laws. However, in virtually all jurisdictions, the middle car (your car) in a setting such as this is usually not liable. It's not your fault that someone hit you. It's no... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Small Claims for California on
Q: Where should a no parking sign be posted?

The v.c law 22658a says there should be a sign at all entrances. But does posting on the building count? Or should there be a sign in the grass at the entrance.

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answered on May 28, 2024

In California, the specific requirements for posting "No Parking" signs are outlined in California Vehicle Code Section 22658(a). The law states that the sign should be posted at each entrance to the property. However, it does not explicitly mention whether the sign should be posted on... View More

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