Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
Thank you. I have a question about the fair use clause
Hi there. Thank you. I have a question about the fair use clause regarding some music being used in a short video for a non-profit. I'm looking at the Copyright law, Chap. 1, section 107, and am unsur… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,523 satisfied customers
When writing a publication, is the author responsible for
When writing a publication, is the author responsible for royalties when referring to popular song? How does the work?… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
130,101 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding some royalties. Nebraska. Not
Not much--are you aware of the Laurel vs Yanny argument? Similar to the "Which color is the dress, blue or yellow." … read more
Bill Attorney
Bill Attorney
law
3,318 satisfied customers
HIPPA law state wv and federal. does a transitional living
HIPPA law state wv and federal. does a transitional living program for adult females (recovery program from alcohol and drugs) have to have permission to take photo at public event and post on faceboo… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
19,324 satisfied customers
We are a 501c(3) adult community band. We have experienced
We are a 501c(3) adult community band. We have experienced such tremendous growth in our band membership recently that in order to provide each musician with his own copy of music we must purchase 2 c… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,488 satisfied customers
In hosting this musical tribute to Prince (who is deceased),
Hello again, in hosting this musical tribute to Prince (who is deceased), and his Estate owns the rights 2 His Image and likeness and name, would we still need permission to mention his name, Could we… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
130,101 satisfied customers
I received this claim for publishing something on my website
Dear Sir/Madam, I received this claim for publishing something on my website through an automatic rssfeed. Can you tell me if this is scam or real......and what should I do? Dear Mr Elmvang, First of … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
130,101 satisfied customers
What are the legal prohibitions of photographing, and publishing,
What are the legal prohibitions of photographing, and publishing, the interior walls and spaces (without people) in a privately-owned restaurant that serves the general public?… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
38,189 satisfied customers
A friend who owns an educational institute is writing a series
A friend who owns an educational institute is writing a series of unique curriculum manuals. Three of her staff have contributed to these manuals, either with specific content, or in one case, by writ… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,488 satisfied customers
I am setting up a a small publishing business of roleplaying
I am setting up a a small publishing business of roleplaying game products. In the RPG industry it has become popular for small groups consisting of the writer, and an artist or two to write short sce… read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,424 satisfied customers
Is there an enforceable Obstructing Public Passages law in
Is there an enforceable "Obstructing Public Passages" law in New Orleans? I have a neighbor whose gate has been open around the clock for 2 months, obstructing the sidewalk, and she refuses to close i… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
Our local church is planning to perform the childrens
Our local church is planning to perform the children's opera Brundibar by Czeck composer Hans Krasa. We need information regarding production rights -- how to obtain or is the production part of publi… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,082 satisfied customers
we are putting on a talent show in our Elementary school.
we are putting on a talent show in our Elementary school. Some kids are dancing to songs from movies. We are not charging any admission to the show. Do we need to get permission to use the songs?… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
we are an international, non-profit tv ministry, ...
we are an international, non-profit tv ministry, broadcasted in over 100 countries. Just would like to know if we''re allowed to use certain pictures and videos from internet or other sources without … read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 satisfied customers
We are a gospel group that want to record music that ...
We are a gospel group that want to record music that already have been plublished or recorded. We will not be selling...What are the legalities of this process?… read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 satisfied customers
Question regarding the use of celebrity images for
I am doing a documentary on the beauty industry and the effect on young women.My question is regarding the use of celebrity images for educational use also the use of a show like "the Swan" or "I want… read more
NOT LEGAL ADVICE!
NOT LEGAL ADVICE!
1,470 satisfied customers
Louisiana child law what are the hours a 16yr old are ...
Louisiana child law: how early may a 16year old start working and how late ( am/pm) during school days and weekends, in the state of Louisiana?… read more
LEV
LEV
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,862 satisfied customers
i want to photocopy a language course and use it in english ...
i want to photocopy a language course and use it in english as a second language classes.these books are obsolete and out of print for 20 years.I know the publisher and authors' names.can i reproduce … read more
LegalEagle, LLC
LegalEagle, LLC
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
982 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:

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

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

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

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

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

130,101 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