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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Environmental and Land Use & Zoning for Virginia on
Q: Bought a 5 bed 3 bath home a yr ago and found out now that it has a 2 persons max 1 bed perk

I bought my listed 5 bed 3 bath home in Jan 2021 . Everything has been great but had a plumbing issue and found after septic people came out and plumber that it has a 2 person max occupancy. It was never disclosed to me . Only reason it has come to light now is that we had the issue of water... View More

Shafeek Seddiq
Shafeek Seddiq
answered on Jul 31, 2022

I am sorry to hear what you just learned and the possible consequences. You might have a recourse against the seller, the seller's agent, your agent, or ask the title insurance underwriter for help. But, without a lawyer reviewing all the relevant documents who can then provide proper advice,... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Environmental and Personal Injury for Virginia on
Q: I’ve used their conditioners everyday for years. The tea tree mint and argan oil of Morocco.
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Aug 6, 2021

A Virginia attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for four weeks. If you are inquiring about a product-based matter, you could reach out to attorneys under the Products Liability heading (see the Find-a-Lawyer tab above). You could also search attorney listings independently. Good... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Environmental for Virginia on
Q: I have a PA system installed on my car for business use. I dont have any permits for it. Will I get pulled over for one?
F. Paul Maloof
F. Paul Maloof
answered on Nov 9, 2020

I regret that I do not handle vehicle law matters. Sorry.

1 Answer | Asked in Environmental for Virginia on
Q: Need a promo lawyer for environmental law to against with severe damage and liability for mold damage
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Oct 27, 2018

The website of the Virginia State Bar lists resources for pro bono legal services. They might be able to provide guidance.

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Environmental, Land Use & Zoning and Municipal Law for Virginia on
Q: I'm looking for the legal auth. for a railroad to maintain a bridge for public access to homes for emergency services.

The bridge is in Virginia and was built by the railroad company in 1892 and is maintained by them. The bridge does not carry rail traffic, rather it carries public vehicles on a roadway that was not taken into the Virginia Department of Highways system in 1932 when the State took control over... View More

Richard Sternberg
Richard Sternberg
answered on Feb 19, 2018

And, your anticipation is that some presently active lawyer will have a present sense recollection of the history of that property and the changing responsibilities for that bridge in 1892 and 1932? How quaint. What may be useful is if you follow the model of historical societies like Peerless... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Education Law and Environmental for Virginia on
Q: What are the laws about leaving a dog on your porch?

I left my two chihuahua dogs on the porch for an hour in 76 degree weather with a blanket, food and water.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 4, 2015

You have to look up the local ordinances to find out.

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