Relationship lasted 7 months. I have lots of email that document relationship including dentist stating inappropriateness of the relationship. Some conduct occurred in the clinic. A lot of it was overnight via email and mostly an emotional affair. I think he is a predator in my community and I... Read more »
I had worked for about 10 years in a large manufacturing firm before my medical condition forced me unable to continue. I had an active LTD paying benifits for about a year before they decided to discontinue. I disputed their unjust decision as many times as they allowed for appeals with no win... Read more »
He withheld stool softner from her so that he would not have to change her diapers, which he was paid quite well for. It resulted in a bloakage so bad that it killed her. He admited it tro ewo family members and m y sister touched on it to me can he be held liable?
Not necessarily. The other driver's insurance company or attorney can always claim that you were somehow negligent, and that contributed to the cause of the collision. If that's the case, then yes, your damages can be reduced proportionate to your responsibility for the crash....Read more »
Contact a member of the f Washington State Association for Justice. They give free consults. My advice--take the 1000. Only rarely are there significant amounts for loss of consortium. Yours may be a uniquely compelling case, but generally juries take the position it's for better or worse,...Read more »
In Oct 2015, Amazon gave the contract to Graebel to relocate my household stuff from India to Seattle. After Packaging, while the stuff was in storage, Chennai-India got flood which damps my stuff and when it got delivered to me in March 2016 - it was molded. I got the basic cost of all the molded... Read more »
Well as it was your yard, you knew generally where the rocks were but decided to walk into those waters. A court could well find you contributorily carless. Also, you knew there was a trip hazard--just not quite sure where. However it's a severe fracture and you should consult a member of the...Read more »
my younger sibling keeps hitting me and verbally abusing me and I refuse to hit her back unless I really need to defend myself and unfortunately the situation has continued and my Mom has not done anything about it. She claims she does but still not working. This happens when my mom is at work... Read more »
Anyone can say anything, argue anything. Assuming you were not in the Roadway, were visible, it's on him. This isn't a d.i.y. case--contact a member of the State of Washington Assn for Justice--they give free consultations.
Each state has its own rules and law on service of process. For instance to answer your second question depends on the state's body of laws regarding that--some states say you must ring it up sooner, some say later.Some states require that the process be reissued.It's not for non-lawyers
Depends whos area it was in. The agreement will spell out who is responsible for what. If it's an area in the tenants control, the tenant. But why not contact a member of the Washington State Assn for Justice--they give fee consults.
Yes. Because while you may think the accident is "clear cut" even if they start out admitting fault they will try to get you to say small things so they can say you are partly to blame. They will also get you to sign authorizations and other things that you may not want to do at this...Read more »
I was reading about the school shooters Dylan and Eric the other day for my criminal justice class and an idea popped into my head. Say if the shooters were minor, could the victims families win a lawsuit against the parents of the shooters? I understand that anyone can sue for anything but I was... Read more »
The 17 year old and 6 other friends that came to the house stole something and were asked to leave multiple times because they were uninvited . 6 ppl from that group ended up jumping that 19 year old and cracking a Vase over his head and stomping him out. He went to the hospital with multiple head... Read more »
I drive rural roads with wildlife from small to big to bigger. Deer often cross the road unannounced. I often have to slam the breaks to avoid a collision. Drivers behind me get pissed and have a near miss. Rural roads = barely patrolled. So drivers go fast and will drive where ever there is... Read more »
You aren't responsible for wild animals--no one is. As far as domesticated animals, the owner of the animal is responsible for them. In the example you gave I don't see why you would be at fault--the other individual collided with the deer, not with you.
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