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Greetings, I have 3 separate complaints that occurred on

Greetings,I have 3 separate complaints for fraud that occurred on different dates against a person (2013, 2014, 2016), the total amount for the complaints all together equal $32,000 roughly; Would I need a joinder for these complaints? Also, I live in Warner Robins Georgia, can anyone research my area specifically and tell me which court I would file in.

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I had my wedding ceremony and reception at a local resort

I had my wedding ceremony and reception at a local resort last month. I received the alcohol bill 2 weeks after the wedding totaling $18,900 for 190 guests (~$99/person). Based on the contract pricing, this amounts to 16 drinks per person. Obviously this is outrageously high for the number of guests. The resort has not been able to provide me with a document to show how the liquor was inventoried. For what its worth, the contract that we signed stated no tip jars would be allowed on the bar and the bartenders did have tip jars throughout the night. We pre-paid our 22% gratuity. What are our legal rights in this situation considering neither of us can prove how much alcohol was consumed? Since they violated our contract, does that change anything?

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My friend slipped in a gas station bathroom in a puddle of

My friend slipped in a gas station bathroom in a puddle of water that didn't have any warning sign. She hurt her back and got a concussion, could she take them to court over this?

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Note - i'm an unlimited member - What are the state

Note - i'm an unlimited member -What are the state requirements in florida to open and run a Disability Referral Service (Company)... referring 'patients w' disabilities'' as 'clients to lawyers, for representation for disability and workers comp, etc cases?

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I am the former CEO of a nonprofit corporation. The

I am the former CEO of a nonprofit corporation. The corporation is involved in a lawsuit where I am personally named as a defendant as well in a separate docket number. Fast forwarding to post-trial and entering of the judgement, the board chairman somehow talked to a personal acquaintance of his that practices family law in a state different from the state where the aforementioned case was adjudicated.This lawyer told the board member that the case could be dismissed because she believed the notices had not been properly delivered, but she never talked to me, the person to whom the notices were actually delivered. Never mind that we were well past the deadline for appeal as stated in both states' rules of civil procedure, and never mind that this lawyer is not licensed in the state where the case was heard, and that this particular area of law is outside of her normal practice area.In short this lawyer was able to collect some fees by telling the board chair that she could do something that she knew she could not do, i.e., she preyed upon the board chair's desperation and naivete. She admitted to me that the only reason she took the case was that she was able to bill the corporation for a trip to the city where here grand kids are located, thus she used the corporation for pecuniary gain.Is this grounds for a complaint to the state bar ethics commission.

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I recently started my own social science research company.

I recently started my own social science research company. So far, it is just me. I have recently been registered with SAM and have a CAGE number, so I can bid on contracts, apply for grants, and do business with the federal government. This process takes awhile, and most researchers either work for an agency with this access, or if they are alone, they are very limited to individual grant postings. My proposed business model is to invite other research scientists to work with me, and use my SAM and Grants.gov access. I add them as authorized users to my SAM and Grants.gov accounts, and they in turn share a percentage of their grants with my company.My question is, is this legal? Can I contract with other researchers, allow them to use my access, and contract for a percentage of their awarded funds? What would such a legal contract look like? Would I need a business lawyer to write such contracts?

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Valid Objections during Discovery are? Defendants'

Valid Objections during Discovery are?Defendants' council will seek to disrupt my deposition of Defendants employees and former-employees.They have never produced a privilege list.They got the judge to throw out my Pleading of Fraud with Specificity before any employee depositions were done and before discovery was anywhere near complete.I expect them to object to everything and direct everyone not to answer as many of my questions as possible. Especially those related to employee misconduct / fraud.How do I prevent them from disrupting orderly depositions?Can I make them tell me who they represent, ie former-employees?Can they direct former-employees to not answer my questions about customer complaints, employee misconduct, employee theft?Can I ask former-employees what Defendants council has been telling them?Defendants' council is in regular communication with witnesses, but I am barred by the court from any contact with witnesses outside of formal discovery.Is there anything I can do about this?

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For". Esq." to move on the declaratory relief I would need

for "William B. Esq." to move on the declaratory relief I would need records from the cooperative to support my argument. I have nothing. Since I would be the plaintiff/petitioner what would I do. The cooperative would not be party to the case.

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Our business has been under court ordered receivership

Our business has been under court ordered receivership for six months because of a partnership dispute. The goal is appraise the true value of the business and then force our partner to buy or sell the business to or from us. It's a famous "mom & pop" in New York City. The problem is with the General Manager that is operating the restaurant. He is a "friend" of the receiver. We and our partner have not drawn a salary since January in an effort to pay up back taxes so that we could renew the lease that is expiring in five months! The GM is having unnecessary repairs done by his "friends", inflating the bills and paying them CASH! He bought three of the same calculators for $70.00 each,didn't like them and threw them away? He has installed $2300,00 worth of Apple computer system, purchased from a "friend" which itemized through Apple should have cost $18,000.00 and presented an invoice with the name of a company that was not on the internet or phone directory. I called and it was a furniture company. We discovered that he created the invoice on his computer! He purchased four thousand dollars worth of used cameras from another "friend" that are not necessary and do not work half the time, probably with another bogus invoice. I did an online background check on him with three different companies and he was arrested for selling CDS, resisting arrest four times back in the nineties. Who is responsible for bonding this guy? I have asked my lawyers several times for a copy of it and they keep "forgetting" to get it for me. He brags about doing drugs and drinking, sexually harassed a waitress and then gave her a $100.00 check from the corp. for doing extra work. (she went to staples). She and all of our staff HATE this foul mouthed loser. We complained to the judge, but all she wants to know is that the business is improving. She told us to speak to the receiver. The receiver and GM are friends. They frequent the same bar. Oh, did I mention that he hired a "friends" son to help teach the new computer system and one of the staff caught him inhaling "whippet" in our office! Luckily, he had his cell phone in his hand and video it. We don't know what to do. The judge is a friend of the receiver, the receiver a friend of the GM whacko. Our staff is keeping us informed and our son was the GM so he is keeping an eye out for us, or should I say, he is watching this derelict destroy our business and rob us blind. He has alienated our life time venders, switched to cheap products and brought in a bum off the streets and paid him eighty dollars today to take pictures off the wall so that a painter could prep and paint the office. We have our own maintenance staff available. We are Never going to get a profit sharing or pay check with the way this guy is wasting money. Do you think we should hire a private detective to prove to a judge that this man is an incompetent, drug using, thief. I know I have to prove this before I say it in a court. My lawyers are basically saying that we have to "suck this up". Easy for them to say, they are not going bankrupt with legal fees and living on SS. There son is also not watching some loser rob and squander their parents livelihood blind. Help us Please!

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