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I am a software developer in the midst of a civil suit

Hello,I am a software developer in the midst of a civil suit against a former business partner.Five years ago, and prior to working with my former business partner, I developed a series of computer algorithms for which I hold a copyright, and a few trade secrets that I keep secret.3 years ago I developed a software consulting firm with the aforementioned business partner.It has been 2 years since my former business partner and I separated and dissolved our business.My former partner hired an aggressive and intimidating lawyer. He threatened to allege theft of trade secrets, breech of contract, computer fraud etc... if I do not provide the source code for the algorithm I independently developed five years ago.Currently, I have no money, no job, the lawyer I paid a $30,000 retainer has not returned my phone calls in 3 weeks, and my former business partner's lawyer keeps sending letters to my house directly threatening to depose me seek criminal charges.This has been hell, I recently suffered a heart attack, and I don't know what to do.

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Gerald, Esq

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Dear Justanswer In the past I have worked with esq. If

Dear JustanswerIn the past I have worked with William B esq. If possible I would like this to go to him. But if not possible please have the best available read it. thank youThis is about the lawyer William B esq told me to get a malpractice attorney and contact the state bar You would be advised to view the history..In the past I have had problems with the computers dropping my questions if they were too long. So I will do this in parts.After months of requesting my final statements and not receiving one suddenly I get a letter from collections agency for $1400.The lawyers claim that they sent to last known address and it came back.. This is preposterously lame.1. They always sent statements by email. Why did they not do it again? Why change?2. I filled out the forward address card and no one else has reported any problems finding me?3. They have my email if you are having such problems locating me well....why did no one contact me.then?4. They have phone number. We talked twice and always ended it with the fact that I still need a statement.So the questions are on next messagecont.

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Ray

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When a personal, unsecured loan in Iowa was in default, the

When a personal, unsecured loan in Iowa was in default, the lender demanded paymentby a third party (not on the loan). The individual who owed the personal, unsecured loanwas also the maker of a commercial (apartment rental) loan. This was now being paid by a corporation that took title "subject to" the mortgage loan, and was responsible for it's payments.The mortgage loan contains a cross-default provision the lender believes makes theCorporation liable to pay the defaulted personal loan.The corporation, by letter, requested mediation, but was refused. (Also in writing)The corporation found it hard to pay the demanded $7,000. at once, but proposed to pay this over a one-year term. The corporation also wished, through mediation, to negotiate the acquisition of the debt instrument via assignment of the Promissory Note. It did not wish to make gratuitous payments on the debt of another, but wished to have a mechanism to ultimately collect against the individual. (Just as if a co-signer on a car loan wants the car if he pays off the car loan).It followed, when the Corporation did not pay the $7,000., the lender commenced anextremely expensive foreclosure on the apartment loan.My question. Is there an Iowa state law, or better yet, a federal law requiring mediationon a consumer loan?

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Law Educator, Esq.

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Mortgage check sent to mortgage company, mortgage company

mortgage check sent to mortgage company, mortgage company sends check through clearinghouse, clearinghouse endorses to wrong account and credits money to wrong account. Next I am notified, of course, mortgage payment not made, write new check. My bank now says since check went through clearinghouse I have to wait 90-120 days for them to investigate. They say may take even longer to get reimbursed.

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Legalease

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My local ZBA denied my neighbor's request variance made

My local ZBA denied my neighbor's request for a variance made ONLY after a complaint to Codes and a referral to apply a variance. The structure is built zero lot line overhanging my property, despite a 5' setback requirement. Neighbor has placed the variance back on the ZBA agenda. Do I need to appear and present my numerous objections or will the ZBA follow their own rules and tell him denied is denied?

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Dwayne B.

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I filed a complaint to the State of New York Grievance

Hi,I filed a complaint to the State of New York Grievance Committee for the Ninth Judicial District. They found the attorney's conduct constituted a breach of the Rules of Professional Conduct and directed that an ADMONITION be issued to the attorney for not acting with reasonable diligence and promptness in representing me in violation of (Disciplinary)Rule 1.3 and for failing to adequately communicate with me in violation of Rule 1.4. I would like some guidance on how I can request a refund from the attorney.JA: You can process your own refund by going to the Order History page and clicking on the "How do I get a refund" link below the amount paid for your question.Customer: ThanksJA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else important you think the Lawyer should know?Customer: The retainer was for $2,500. Do I need an attorney?JA: Is there anything else the should be aware of? I can help you talk to the lawyer.Customer: NoJA: OK. Got it. 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 then connect you two.

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William B. Esq.

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Esq Only:My last question ;I can

For William B Esq Only:My last question for you;I can prove that the PRE assigned to my case was not neutral and went out of her way to deliver biased statents to the Court at my triAL that had no foundation to support them. She also changed her position from her filed PRE report with no foundation, other then she told the magistrate that she erred in her report, when counsel prompted her to do so. There was no amended report and.my attomey did not object or impeach her because she was suffering from the onset of seizure activity. My tanscripts speak for themselves.Since there is no jurisdiction in both family Court or with DORA, im.going to sue this PRE in small.claims Court for me.paying approximately $5000 for services that did not deliver what I paid for. I.know that this PRE is suffering cognitively so it will be easy to show that she's instable.to prove my point.What are the steps for small claims Court?Im.aslo gping to tale my former attorney to small.claims to get back my sanction of $475 because she missed the deadline for closing argument after requesting an enlargement of time to file because of disclosing that she had a vascular disorder which I later found out she is literally dying from which would explain her seizure like activity in the Court room.Yes, I should re create my trial on like Oprah or Dr Phil.Im also going to sue for the full amount of of the money I paid her for failure to perform her srevives at my trial and additional for the consequential damages of lost decision making rights to my daughter..So susing for the full amount of $7500.Can I be counter sued in.small.claims Court and.is small claims Court judges as corrupt as family Court judges where I may receive even more monetary samctions?

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William B. Esq.

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HOW CAN i GET MY MONEY BACK BAD CAR RESTORATION JOB?

HOW CAN i GET MY MONEY BACK FOR A BAD CAR RESTORATION JOB?

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William B. Esq.

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Can a Business open an account in my name with my social security

Can a Business open an account in my name with my social security number attached to it without my consent/signature/ or knowledge?I sent furniture back to Ashley furniture. Then 2 weeks later i have a new account for 1900 showing up on my credit. They said they did not get a piece of furniture back so they set it up as its own account. They said it's their policy and they can do that. To me opening an account under my social security number is ***** different than someone stealing my wallet and my identity.How can i still them from doing this? I did not agree to it. I do not have the furniture. I do not want this effecting me when i never agreed to open another account with them

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William B. Esq.

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