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Does the Service Members Civil Relief Act or any other law,
Does the Service Members Civil Relief Act or any other law, pertain to being charged childcare while sent away on tempoary duty orders? My childcare is enforcing that I continue to pay, while being sent out of town on orders. Because my baby is still breastfeeding I plan to take her with me, and will have to pay double childcare.
My wife and I recently got married and I received orders for
My wife and I recently got married and I received orders for a PCS, she is not military and I am. She moved to the new station, however her mortgage from before we got married was a primary residence required for one year, at the time of the move it was 9 months in.We are not behind on any payments and want to rent the place out, however we did not know that it was required to change. Are we covered by the SCRA?
I am a reservist who is going on active duty. I want to terminate
I am a reservist who is going on active duty. I want to terminate my motor vehicle lease. I found plenty of info online that under SCRA I can do it. Yet BMW is giving me a hard time saying I can not because I am not going outside of the USA. Many sources say that I can if I entered into the lease before I entered active duty and that I am on active duty for a minimum of 180 days regardless where I am being sent. I did send an email of early termination to BMW they never wrote me back just called to say I was wrong. I left the car at the dealership but don't know what to do next.
I have just enter the AGR program and my PCS date is on February
I have just enter the AGR program and my PCS date is on February 16 and I am having issues with my landlord because my parents in law live with me and they are in the contract. Me and my wife are the ones that pay the rent and they are telling me that i cant brake the contract because they are not my dependants and they are also in the contract. The reason is because went we renew it all the people living at the house has to sign it.What can I do in this case?
Mr., it's Todd again. Related to the military renter I
Hi Mr. Simmons, it's Todd again. Related to the military renter I have who wants to break his lease. Though he signed it after receiving PCS orders. His response to the area of the SCRA you pointed out is (he's referring to the beginning of the Act): .................Todd, Below is the actual statute. Please note the section that says at any time after: If you have further questions, I can get you in touch with a legal assistance lawyer. What I was told this morning is that there is also legal precedent in the courts forinterpreting the law as broadly as possible in favor of the service member. Nick ................... the word “thereafter” of Section (1)(B) of subsection (b) seems to support me and not him. It reads: the servicemember, while in military service, executesthe lease and thereafter receives military orders for a permanent change of station or to deploy with a military unit, or as an individual in support of a military operation, for a period of not less than 90 days. What are your thoughts?
I have a woman that I dated. We got pregnant. She hadView more military law questions
I have a woman that I dated. We got pregnant. She had medical expenses that I am willing to split with her and cover my share of the expenses. However, she's telling me that I can't deploy next month after I'm served with the legal paperwork. I need to deploy because it's my turn in the hopper. Can't I deploy and take care of whatever court appearances via VTC? She'telling me I can't deploy unless all parties agree on the VTC. What are my rights?
Allen M., Esq.
JAG officer and former adjunct prof.
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude