My son at the age of 36 has been living with me for over a year. My brother is now trying to remove him from my home and property I live on. I have paid an additional $100 for December rent. According to my new lease my son is considered a guest and will only get to stay thru December. I also would... Read more »
Housing provided = 2 bed, one couch bed rv camper trailer. Details of said housing were not outlined in employment contract/offer letter. We are now purchasing a mobile home (larger/more permanent adequate). Company owner is allowing placement on the property. We do not pay rent, but portion of... Read more »
About two years ago we got solar panels. The representative promised us that this was a good investment because we would never receive an electric bill again. Overall what convinced us to get the solar panels was that he told us we would get a 26% cash back check when it was tax season and it would... Read more »
I am working on a case like this currently and am preparing to sue the solar panel provider as well as the finance company that financed the loan for the equipment. You may have a several valid causes of action here, but I would need to read your contract to make a determination.
2 months, with school that is with the Texas tdlr, has to drop out this month. I emailed questions before starting to make sure the program was fully online as the school's website stated, I have the school email stating it is fully online, in their handbook it states can finish 100% online.... Read more »
It could be a misrepresentation depending upon what they knew and intended at the time they set up their website, sent the email, published their handbook, and promised you could finish online. Or it could simply be a breach of contract. Or it could be something completely outside of their...Read more »
The sale of a business can be collateralized just like other transactions. As long as real estate securing the transaction is not a homestead, real estate can secure the transaction. This is commonly done with a deed of trust.
Perfecting a security interest has different requirements...Read more »
If the company committed fraud against you, you can sue them for fraud whether you have a co-borrower or not. If the company also committed fraud against your co-borrower, the co-borrower may intervene in the lawsuit as well, as allowed by Tex. R. Civ. P. 60.
I work at a restaurant in Fort Worth. We booked a musician to play, then we had to cancel him 25 hours before hand. There were no contracts signed, no verbal or written agreements that we would pay a cancellation fee and there is no verbiage on his website pertaining to cancelled shows. I scheduled... Read more »
Oral agreements are enforceable in Texas. If the musician was not able to book a new gig for the same amount of money you agreed to pay him, he likely can successfully sue you for that amount arguing that you repudiated the agreement when you cancelled the gig on such short notice. He might be...Read more »
First, you are very lucky you received a warranty when buying a used car. Most are sold as-is. Whether the erroneous mileage voids the warranty depends on the exact wording of the warranty itself. The only way to tell is by reading it.
Second, as far as the contract, if the mileage was a...Read more »
A Texas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. To give a reliable answer, someone would need to see the contract and know about your conversations/correspondence. Some agreements contain only one signature. In simplest textbook terms, a contract that requires...Read more »
A friend of mine took his car down got a title loan. He lapsed on his bill and they took the car and auctioned. He is not upset but they sold the car for 6k more than the debt. He brought me the letter and we called. They said it can take 6 months to a year to get the funds. Is there a time frame... Read more »
Ordinarily, title loan companies do not pay any excess proceeds to the defaulting borrower.
Your friend should check the written terms of his title loan to see if it states how long. Generally, if a contract doesn’t state a specific time for performance, a reasonable period of time is inferred.
He claimed he was the best. I know alot more now about PCs than when I hired him. I put down $250 and the overall fee I'm supposed to pay upon completion is way over market price and reluctantly I agreed as long as I had in writing what service after the sale would I be receiving. Never got... Read more »
We were promised “Will not receive bill from electric company”. Panels sat for 6 months before learning still need electric company and solar plan. Started solar plan with TXU. Then lights and all appliances started arching. Turning off and on. Burning out everything. No one assumes... Read more »
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