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My question is about Rule 23 Circuit Courts of Hawaii,
My question is about Rule 23 Circuit Courts of Hawaii, provided below.Here, the judge always has the prevailing counsel write the "order". I understand that has is to be delivered back to court within 10 days, along with "approval as to form". And if the losing party objects they have 5 days to submit the objection. Can this "objection" include the reasons that you object, or does it only apply to an objection that the "order" was done incorrectly or contained content that was incorrect?Rule 23. SETTLEMENT OF JUDGMENTS, DECREES, AND ORDERS.(a) Preparation. Within 10 days after a decision of the court awarding any judgment, decree, or order, including any interlocutory order, the prevailing party, unless otherwise ordered by the court, shall prepare a judgment, decree, or order in accordance with the decision, attempt to secure approval as to form from all other parties, and following such approval deliver the original and 1 copy to the court.(b) Party Approval or Objection to Form; Delivery to Court. If there is no objection to the form of a proposed judgment, decree, or order, the other parties shall promptly approve as to form. If a proposed judgment, decree, or order is not approved as to form by the other parties within 5 days after a written request for approval, the drafting party shall deliver the original and 1 copy to the court along with notice of service on all parties and serve a copy thereof upon each party who has appeared in the action. If any party objects to the form of a proposed judgment, decree, or order, that party shall, within 5 days after service of the proposed judgment, decree, or order, serve upon each party who has appeared in the action and deliver to the court:(1) A statement of objections and the reasons therefor, and(2) The form of the objecting party's proposed judgment, decree, or order.In such event, the court shall proceed to settle the judgment, decree, or order. Failure to file and serve objections and a proposed judgment, decree, or order shall constitute approval as to form of the drafting party's proposed judgment, decree, or order.
What would happen if I go against a consent judgement..will
What would happen if I go against a consent judgement..will I be arrested or just a hearing.. I signed one I feel under false accusations.. I was accused of harassing a priest.. But in all reality I was a victim.. The got rid of me..but the are still sending envelopes asking for moneyJA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Anything else I can tell the Lawyer before I connect you two?Customer: I sent them back with a letter.. Asking them to stop sending mail to my houseJA: I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and connect you two.
When do consent judgements get filed? JA: Thanks. Can you
When do consent judgements get filed?JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?Customer: I was under a payment arrangement for a student loan. They changed their system and stopped taking money out of my account for two months. They sent civil papers and now want me to get back on payments but sign a consent judgement. So I'm wondering do they file the judgement only if I miss a payment?JA: OK got it. Last thing — Lawyers generally expect a deposit of about $36 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.
So I'm at this point with my foreclosure I have offered the
So I'm at this point with my foreclosure I have offered the lender 45k to settle the loan, I have been told by my bankruptcy lawyer that I have about 30 days to file chapter 13 if I'm going too, in your opinion am I better off paying the 45k to settle the loan or file , or do nothing and let a judgement be put against my home I live in ? Can you get out of the judgement ? If I settle the loan do they still get the property ?
My name is ***** *****... I'm being sued deficiency balance
My name is ***** *****... I'm being sued for a deficiency balance of a mobile home repo. JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: It was repo'd (voluntarily) back in January 2011. The summons states, "Defendant failed to pay installment payment due 12/31/2010...elected to accelerate payment of the balance. Defendant owes...that is due on the subject Note." I'm in State of Florida, by the way. JA: OK got it. Last thing — Lawyers generally expect a deposit of about $36 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.
Is there a chance of fighting a renewed judgement (July 2015)
Is there a chance of fighting a renewed judgement (July 2015) on an original judgement from 2005 regarding a hospital bill from March 2004 for approximately $5,500? Better to ignore it? Also, do you have any insight about the meaning of the proposal noted below and advice on whether to consent?The bill was from a 2nd surgery due to a complication from an initial surgery in Dec. 2003 for a crushed wrist suffered in a workplace accident. There was no workman's comp, but the employer accepted responsibility with the hospital and paid for the 1st surgery. It appears the hospital failed to attribute the 2nd surgery to the employer. The current attorney is proposing by letter that we sign a consent judgement and make payments "in an amount that is comfortable to you" and they will "waive any post-judgement interest that WILL accrue" (which judgement?). The letter further states: "Therefore, you will be responsible for paying only the principal amount of the account and filing fees."
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HI, My brother's ex has filed petition, court date 12/12/14.
HI,My brother's ex has filed petition, court date 12/12/14. They have one child. petition asking for:1) dental (65%) this is in the original consent judgment from 2002...however, she absolutely refuses to provide him any documentation as to the treatment/bills, etc. Told him the amt verbally, and the rest was "none of his business." This will be resolved in court as she will have to satisfy request to justify the amt thru dental records, etc. So...ok with that.2) increase in ch support (ok with that...child will be 18 on Nov 9, senior in high school)3) pay half child's high school grad expenses in the spring. He's ok with this...however, he will ask for spending limit so she does not run up a bill without his consent and then stick him with half of a bunch of foolishness just to be spiteful.Next...This is NOT in the petition, however she sent him letter separately NOW asking for this money. Sylvan Learning Center from 2008. NOT in consent judgment that dad owes for any further education expenses for child. $4000 bill. Again, no prior consultation with dad before spending this money.Next...she wants half reimbursement for child's driver education from 2012. Again, not in consent judgment and not in the petition. Dad not included in these decisions as a parent for the child BEFORE the money is spent.I guess my main question is can the petitioner come into court and add stuff onto the petition like she's trying to do on the side? And if it's not in the consent judgment and he had no prior knowledge or consent of, will he have to pay it?Thanks!
I reside in Michigan. A Michigan court handed down a ConsentView more legal questions
I reside in Michigan. A Michigan court handed down a Consent Judgment against me. I was not able to contest this decision at the hearing due to the counsel for the Plaintiff mailed the Proof Of Service/Motion Of Hearing to an erroneous address. I never received notice, thus, my right under due process was not observed. From my research, I am unable to appeal this decision because it is a Consent Judgment. What are my options?