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My vehicle was assaulted 3 years ago can i still take to

my vehicle was assaulted 3 years ago can i still take perp to courtJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: indianaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: the perp and i did make verbal agreement to settle cash

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Zoey, JD

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My husband just got served papers from the court from a

My husband just got served papers from the court from a credit collection agency stating that he owes A past debt that charged off in 2012. What would you recommend he do?JA: What state is this in? And when did the issue begin?Customer: Ohio. And if your meaning when the credit was charged it was 2009.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yet but they just served the papers this afternoonJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: He is a 100 percent disabled veteran and only receives money through disability.

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Law Educator, Esq.

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I have a guy that I was going to do a trade with. I built

hello I have a guy that I was going to do a trade with. I built some stuff for his jeep about 10 hours worth of welding. and I gave him $500. he was suppose to give me some jeep parts but he back out of the deal. it has almost been 2 months. I was wondering if I sue him I can sue him I can charge intrest on the money he owes meJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: idahoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not yet but I started the paperworkJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: will he be responsible for the fees I have to pay to take him to court

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legalgems

Juris Doctorate

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Someone owes me money, $80,000. No promissory note was

someone owes me money, $80,000. No promissory note was signed. I have proof that he has the money and he actually has paid back about $7,000 but I cannot get the rest of the funds owed or get him to sign a promissory note. What action should I take? He has broken all verbal promises and he will verbally acknowledge he owes me and I have emails stating that he owes me. Also, detailed info on amounts borrowed and paid.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: South CarolinaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: He may be planning to move in the next few months so I must get this started fairly soon.

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We sold a taxi business that was supposed to come with a

We sold a taxi business that was supposed to come with a contract with a hotel we've been doing business with for 10 years. My question is if the hotel's acceptance of a check for $1000 from the new owners and giving the new owners thousands of dollars in runs in return is considered a contract without an actual contract being signed with the new owners?JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: HawaiiJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not sure what you mean by filed or reported?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The new owners are upset because they don't have an actual contract signed by the hotel but it's only been 1 month since the sale of the business and it takes time to make a new contract..

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Gerald, Esq

Juris Doctor

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I co signed for a auto loan and ex friend is unable to pay.

I co signed for a auto loan and ex friend is unable to pay. How can I get out of this loan.JA: What state is this in? And how old is the car?Customer: Texas, 2015JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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If I had a verbal agreement with my previous employer that

If I had a verbal agreement with my previous employer that once he received a settlement on a claim that I helped with procuring all the information required for this claim, do I have any rights? He received the claim, told me it was a certain amount and then we agreed upon my portion being 10%. After he paid me that amount, I found out that he received 4 times the amount he told me about. What legal rights do I have?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: FloridaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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TJ, Esq.

Juris Doctor (JD)

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Michigan. no. sending my question now My question is. My

Hi Pearl,JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Michigan.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: no. sending my question now My question is. My fiancee has 2 kids (now 17 and 19). Their dad, who owns a business worth about 30 million has always been really cheap and giving as little support as possible. Their whole life, he promised to pay for their college. Now that they are entering college, he has made one get student loans (who goes to U of M) and they other he says my fiancee has to co sign the student loansJA: How long was the marriage? Do both parties earn roughly the same amount of money?Customer: Isn't is contract law that he promised them something?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No, My fiancee earns about 85K (which could go down to 0 this year) and he make probably 300K he Hids most of the money in the business

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legalgems

Juris Doctorate

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I am citing in a Brief I am preparing a Seventh Circuit

I am citing in a Brief I am preparing a Seventh Circuit holding that has been cited by other Circuits as controlling law concerning "transaction" as defined by the FDCPA. I need to know in layman's terms what "negotiate or contract" means as held by the Seventh Circuit in the case, Bass v. Stolper, Koritzinsky, Brewster & Neider, S.C., 111 F.3d 1322, 1326 (7th Cir. 1997).Citation: "The FDCPA limits its reach to those obligations to pay arising from consensual transactions, where parties negotiate or contract for consumer-related goods or services." Bass, 111 F.3d at 1326.What I am wanting to know is, does "negotiate or contract" mean a written Agreement is required?

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