Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
I have a trial date on Oct 22. the defendant and i
i have a trial date on Oct 22. the defendant and i (plaintiff) have agreed to settle. the settlement agreement states that i must "file a Motion to Dismiss within 5 days of the date i receive the sett… read more
Eric Y., Esq.
Eric Y., Esq.
Law/J.D.
886 satisfied customers
I'm in colorado; served summons/complaint under simplified
i'm in colorado; served summons/complaint under simplified procedure for debt owed; i owe this debt and am willing to pay; reached settlement offer with company; signed stipulation agreement, but it h… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,812 satisfied customers
I have a family law question, a petition for divorce has
i have a family law question JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: washington JA: Has anything been filed or reported? Customer: a petition for divorce has bee… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,525 satisfied customers
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure - I filed a motion with a
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure - I filed a motion with a certificate of electronic service on the other parties but failed to actually send it. What steps should I take to correct this error?… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,525 satisfied customers
9th circuit court. dismissed my appeal because I didn't
9th circuit court. dismissed my appeal because I didn't respond to an order timely. and I didn't receive the order in the mail. I'd like to file a motion I think the following rule covers motions. FRA… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
Follow on question about court procedure - finalizing what
Follow on question about court procedure - finalizing what we want done. The ex and I spent the last week negotiating. I filled the Agreement Modifying Terms of Divorce and Vacating Charging Orders wi… read more
Gerald, Esq
Gerald, Esq
Juris Doctor
4,088 satisfied customers
KING COUNTY, Washington State Superior Court I was served
KING COUNTY, Washington State Superior Court I was served on 7/3/11 a dissolution package from my wife's attorney. It had only standard docs in it and it had nothing in it about a hearing on 7/25 for … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
I filed an appeal of a labor board case, and had to deposit
I filed an appeal of a labor board case, and had to deposit a bond/ undertaking, via check written to the Clerk of the Court. I am a lawyer myself, but do not know the procedure for dismissing the app… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,656 satisfied customers
If a us district court judge orders the defendat to file a summary of
If a us district court judge orders the defendat to file a summary of judgement and does not within the set time frame, should the plaintiff file a motion for default judgement?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Assuming the following facts are correct, is it appropriate
Assuming the following facts are correct, is it appropriate to answer the petition or file a motion to dismiss? 1. Attorney represents client (plaintiff) in a matter 2. Client posts a civil bond with … read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
I am on the unlimited questions plan. Hear is my question.
I am on the unlimited questions plan. Hear is my question. My civil case was filed in CA. When a name change was discovered, an admendment to my complaint was filed to relect this new information. The… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,245 satisfied customers
Under what circumstances can the prevailing party successfully
Under what circumstances can the "prevailing" party successfully vacate a trial court's verdict/judgement while pending appeal by the losing party.… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 satisfied customers
I am going to file a judgment in NJ from a foreign jurisdiction,
I am going to file a judgment in NJ from a foreign jurisdiction, California Superior Court in Riverside County. If the judge signed the judgment on 2/11/10, what is the time to appeal the judgment in … read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,424 satisfied customers
i need to file a motion to vacate a default judgment, but i
i need to file a motion to vacate a default judgment, but i cant find any user-friendly forms online.… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
15,032 satisfied customers
What is the state of Ohio arbitration law in Trumbull ...
What is the state of Ohio arbitration law in Trumbull County common pleas court? I need it for an affirmative defense for lack of subject matter jurisdiction. Need to insert in my affirmative defense… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
what is ...and how do i prepair a motion to present in ...
what is ...and how do i prepair a motion to present in court to see if i can have a 1987 felony record sealed.… read more
Michelle
Michelle
Doctoral Degree
2,604 satisfied customers
Is it possible to change a plea of guilty to a cwof after 7 years.
i pleadedguilty to acharge 7 years ago and i am a nursing student and am unable to take my state boards due to this conviction… read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 satisfied customers
when is a signed letter or motion considered a ...
when is a signed letter or motion considered a legal document? also, is a copy of said letter or motion considered a legal document? when, was this law effective? this is an illinois court, i am inqui… read more
The Legal Eagle
The Legal Eagle
Juris Doctor
2 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