Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
Ray! We are updating our last will. Question about account
HI Ray! We are updating our last will. Question about account access after something happens to one of us both : 1) when accounts where both our names like NN and NN / NN or NN: will this accounts be … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
My husband and I recently sold our home in California. He
My husband and I recently sold our home in California. He moved to Nevada and I moved to Pennsylvania. We split the proceeds of the sale and paid off any and all debts before leaving California. I wan… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
I found out today (6/15/12) that a contractor placed a $5000.00
I found out today (6/15/12) that a contractor placed a $5000.00 mechanic's lien in November 2005 on my brother's property. My sister lives in my brother's property and she hired this contractor to rem… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Im not sure how I should proceed, had some work done on my
I'm not sure how I should proceed, had some work done on my building on 1/24/2012 the boilder that heats up the building wasn't working so I called HAYES mechanical to service this problem, they sent … read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
My son took his Kawasaki Motorcycle in to have a tire and turn
My son took his Kawasaki Motorcycle in to have a tire and turn signals installed at a local dealer. His bike was dropped and received damage. He identified the damage and the shop agreed to fix all th… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
i have had a person file a small claim agenest me for a car
i have had a person file a small claim agenest me for a car that i never brought from him 10 years ago and judge dismissed it he has do this three time hown i got served again last night what is my ri… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
California Law My dad left my brother and me 600 acres as 50%/50%. Section 6 is locate
California Law: My dad left my brother and me 600 acres as 50%/50%. Section 6 is located in both Santa Clara and Stanislaus Counites. I planned to take the 102 acres in Stanisalus, downhill with shrub… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
I have successfully asked you a legal question in the past
I have successfully asked you a legal question in the past and now I have one for a real estate attorney: Is a Roth IRA protected like a Traditional IRA and pensions are in California from a judgment … read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
Can I file a small claim if the person who owes me $ lives
Can I file a small claim if the person who owes me $ lives in a different state? I sent a Security Deposit for the rental of a Condo, which was suppose to be available on June 1st. I sent a bank check… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
Hi, My husband and I have separated. My name is on the title
Hi, My husband and I have separated. My name is XXXXX XXXXX title to the house and was on the original mortgage. He and his mother have since re-financed two times somehow removing my name from the re… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
We have tenants who have moved out and left many belongings.
We have tenants who have moved out and left many belongings. No lease agreement was signed. Do we have the right as landlords to get rid of these belongings? We live in the state of ohio.… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
My father inlaw was a disabled vet. He lived in California
My father inlaw was a disabled vet. He lived in California and it is my understanding he was exempt from taxes. He died oct 2006... we recently recieved a bill (for collection) for his 2005 california… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
I had an issue of unwanted inappropriate touching of a 17 yr
I had an issue of unwanted inappropriate touching of a 17 yr old when I was 21. Charges were never filed. I am now 31. I was working in youth ministry at the time. I am involved in youth ministry agai… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Attorney
38,251 satisfied customers
I have been paying the taxes on a parcel of land in california
I have been paying the taxes on a parcel of land in california for the past 10 years, this land was to be givn to me by my godmother; however she passed away before she could sign the documents. My qu… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,792 satisfied customers
On 03/21/06 I was separated from my now ex-husband. On
On 03/21/06 I was separated from my now ex-husband. On 08/06 he was hurt on the job and currently has a pending lawsuit against the employer with a settlement forthcoming. Our divorce was finalized on… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
My ex-husband received a California penal code violation PC ...
My ex-husband received a California penal code violation PC 243 and the judge said it was the equivalent of someone grabbing hands and not consider a violent charge? Is that true?… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
My wife and her partner are opening a salon. I put a
I live in California. My wife and her partner are opening a salon. I put a $2500 deposit down and started the tenant improvements before signing a lease. Now the landlord is trying to increase rates a… read more
NOT LEGAL ADVICE!
NOT LEGAL ADVICE!
1,470 satisfied customers
I hired a landscaper to re-do my front yard ( concrete, ...
I hired a landscaper to re-do my front yard ( concrete, brick and plants). He has done about half of the work. I have paid him 12k out of the 16k contract that we signed. He has not shown up to work i… read more
J D Haas
J D Haas
Trial Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,998 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,659 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x