Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
My husband get a building permit to build the house and the
Hi My husband get a building permit to build the house and the owner name is ***** ***** … read more
Lucy
Lucy
Juris Doctor
130 satisfied customers
I am a gutter contractor in Colorado. I receive addresses from
I am a gutter contractor in Colorado. I receive addresses from roofing companies as well as G.C.'s. To go and remove and reinstall gutter. I recently had a roofer give me an address, request gutter in… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
87 satisfied customers
I fired my architecture firm in late October 2013. I refused
I fired my architecture firm in late October 2013. I refused to pay their last invoice (for reasons I'll refrain from going into here), and they filed a mechanics lien in late February 2014. Is this d… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I am a plumber i Tennessee Recently I was hired to do some
I am a plumber i Tennessee Recently I was hired to do some work for a pool company. We came in and started working right away. About three weeks into the job Brian had us start another job as well. Ab… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,949 satisfied customers
We are building a garage in Louisa, Virginia. Our Contractor
We are building a garage in Louisa, Virginia. Our Contractor is a CLASS A CONTRACTOR with a clean record, based on the Virginia contractor website. The contract amount is $58,900 with a $15K deposit, … read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Hi, we recently has a contractor come to our house, and advise
Hi, we recently has a contractor come to our house, and advise us that we could get a new roof, b/c of hail damage. We contacted our insurance Co., and they approved the claim, and issued two checks. … read more
TaxAttorneytoHelp
TaxAttorneytoHelp
Owner
Doctoral Degree
2,542 satisfied customers
what do I need to do to protect myself (my company) I am owed
what do I need to do to protect myself (my company)? I am owed over $12,000 on job we had contracted to do on a university in Maryland? We were a second teir sub. We filed all the certified payrolls a… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
Is a Generial Contractor responsiable for a subcontractor not
Is a Generial Contractor responsiable for a subcontractor not paying for materials the subcontractor has ordered? The contract is for the subcontractor to supply all materials to complete work. Work h… read more
Loren
Loren
612 satisfied customers
If an electrical contractor issues a purchase order with no
If an electrical contractor issues a purchase order with no completion date can they demand an end date in mid stream of a job in progress?… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
Brief summary of situation * I am a builder that constructed
Brief summary of situation: * I am a builder that constructed a commercial building. * The customer has signed off that everything with the building is satisfactory, but refuses to pay $40,000 balance… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,949 satisfied customers
Hello, My son is a self employed home theater installer and
Hello, My son is a self employed home theater installer and works in custom homes. He has a builder that will not pay him. Keeps telling him he is waiting for a draw.. It has been way too long and he … read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,775 satisfied customers
I contracted a company to construct a large patio cover at
I contracted a company to construct a large patio cover at my home. The project was completed and I paid $15,000.00 in full. I retain the cleared checks as proof of my payment. I have now been contact… read more
TaxAttorneytoHelp
TaxAttorneytoHelp
Owner
Doctoral Degree
2,542 satisfied customers
Under texas law if a contractor fails to pay a bill to a material
Under texas law if a contractor fails to pay a bill to a material supplier, can the material supplier make the property owner be held liable to pay the cost?… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I am an out of state contractor, doing work in raleigh. Is
I am an out of state contractor, doing work in raleigh. Is there a web site that can walk me through the process of filing a lein on a construction site. i believe that I am considered a 2nd tier cont… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
Is the filing of a mechanics lien governed by Texas Rules of Civil Procedure
I am from Pennsylvania where the filing of mechanic's liens are governed by the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure. I now live in Texas. I am a general contractor licenced and registered in El Paso… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
hi - I reside in Texas. I know that Texas has extremely stringent
hi - I reside in Texas. I know that Texas has extremely stringent requirements for filing a mechanics lien. I am a subcontractor on a commercial job (a vet clinic). I am working directly for the contr… read more
ProbateAttorney
ProbateAttorney
Doctoral Degree
268 satisfied customers
I hired a builder to build my house 3 years ago and we close
I hired a builder to build my house 3 years ago and we closed on the house 2 years ago. At closing, there was a closing document that was an affidavit as to debts and liens. This document was signed b… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
We had a gunite pool put in this summer. The pool ...
We had a gunite pool put in this summer. The pool contractor, Hunt Pools, has been completely paid per our contract plus a few hundred dollars in "extras". Now a different pool contractor, Aquamaid, h… read more
Anne_C
Anne_C
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13 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

24,658 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